MADRID, 12 May. (Portatic/EP) –
Facebook has started the celebrations of its Week Rankings, in which he congratulated college students who graduate in this course 2020 through virtual events on Facebook and Instagram featuring by celebrities like Oprah Winfrey and Miley Cyrus.
This series of events has as its goal that students who graduate from this course they can celebrate it together despite being physically separated by the pandemic coronavirusas reported by the u.s. company through a press release.
The events of the week of the rankings will be integrated into a live broadcast of several hours presented by the actors american Mindy Kaling and B. J. Novak that will take place next Friday at 20 hours Spanish mainland.
The presenter of the american Oprah Winfrey will be the responsible of the commencement addressintroduced by the chief operating officer of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg, while the singer Miley Cyrus will play their new song The Climb.
The acts will take place throughout the week until this Friday, and include emissions thematic dedicated to athletes, comedians, a design contest of portraits along with the Brooklyn Museum (united States), and even movies directed by the artist, nigerian-british Jenn Nkiru, or by the filmmaker Chris Wilcha.
Among those invited to the virtual event are also plenty of members of the entertainment world as Awkwafina, Jennifer Garner, Lil Nas X, Cardi B, Daddy Yankee, Usher, Matthew McConaughey, Gloria Stefan and Luis Fonsi or athletes such as gymnast Simone Days.
Facebook is not the only technology company that has been given to accommodate school graduations, and recently Microsoft has also offered its conferencing application Teams free of charge to educational institutions to celebrate these acts until the 1st of July.
The graduation ceremonies across Teams are geared to users of Microsoft Office 365 A1, free for the education sector, and work through the services of live events Teams Livewith up to 20,000 participants and up to 16 hours of duration.
Googlefor its part , has organized, like of Facebook, a graduation ceremony will be held the next 6 of June in YouTube, that will be with the speech of the former president of the united States and first lady, Barack and Michelle Obama; singer Lady Gaga; the CEO of Google, Sundar Pichai; and activist Malala Yousafzai, as well as musical performances.