United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Wednesday, 17 May 2017
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4), (Approximate ending time)
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09:40 AM - 10:40 AM Security Council Media Stakeout (Somalia/Eritrea 751/1907 committee).
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Security Council: The situation in Somalia (7942nd meeting).
Letter dated 5 May 2017 from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council (S/2017/404).
Report of the Secretary-General on Somalia (S/2017/408).
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (ECOSOC) High-Level SDG Action Event on Innovation.
During the event, leading innovators from the major corporations of the world will interact with Member States on how emerging technologies can transform efforts aimed at the successful implementation of the 2030 Agenda.
- Segment 1: From linear to exponential innovation
- Segment 2: A new era of connected problem solvers
- Segment 3: Action on innovation and breakthrough technology
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (SO#2, Outside the ECOSOC Chamber) Media Stakeout: The President of the General Assembly on the SDG Action Event on Innovation.
The PGA will be joined by Dr Astro Teller, CEO of Google X Prize Foundation Chair Peter Diamandis and Dr Justin Cassell from Carnegie Mellon University.
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM (TCC) LGBT Core Group Special Event: Standing up for LGBTI Youth.
Organized by the Permanent Mission of Argentina to the UN.