A motivational talk will be given at Mougins International School on 4 October. Sebastien Bellin was injured in the Brussels terror attack in 2016. Titled 'the illusion of fear', he will be discussing his journey from near-death, step by step, back to life and to an awakening of empathy, understanding and forgiveness
In Saint-Tropez, hundreds of modern and historic sailing yachts will meet for the 20th time from 29th September to 7th October. The Voiles de Saint-Tropez has become one of the most important sailing regattas in the world. The special attraction is not only the famous venue, the weather, the atmosphere and a large number of yachts, but also the unique mixture of the most modern high-tech yachts and legendary sailboats over one-hundred-years-old.
ECO Angel Plastic Pickup Patrol was created by the American women behind the immensely successful Monaco sports bar, Stars'N'Bars. They are organising a massive clean-up this Saturday immediately following the closing of the Monaco Yacht Show.
Monaco is abuzz with the Yacht Show this week. For most businesses in the region, including us at Riviera Press, it's 'all hands on deck'. This is due to more than 36,000 visitors expected to the small Principality. And working a trade fair makes you hungry! So whether you are working or visiting the show, we've gotten some Insider tips on where to fill your belly, or whet your whistle.
In 2018, the principality’s famous yacht show will be younger, fresher and more fun as a new demographic of billionaires explores the world of superyachts. In the run-up to the event, Riviera Insider caught up with the Yacht Show's visionary & long-standing managing director, Gaëlle Tallarida to find out more about the changing industry.
The very first animal adoption fair will be taking place September 22nd and 23rd, 2018 at the Espace Antipolis in Sophia-Antipolis.
Organised by the ASA 06 (A Service des Animaux), the event brings together about fifty associations and shelters in the PACA region, including the local Anglo charity French Riviera Animals and the group The Walking Dogs.
The American Club of the Riviera's annual gala was held on Wednesday, 12 September at the Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat.
The Riviera Business Club has officially opened nominations for their Business Person of the Year award. Each year, a panel of judges chooses from a list of nominees the most successful and/or influential business person and Start-up of the year. Any individual who currently resides in the PACA Region OR the Principality of Monaco is eligible to nominate a Company of his or her choice.