Dec 31, 2018 6:00 PM

New Year's Eve:  A New York New Year's Eve Come and pretend you're in New York to ring in the New Year!  In this class we'll be celebrating with our New York favorites. Also we'll be sharing lots of Professional Chef tips and tricks to make your cooking more professional. Come and learn the our our favorites while cooking a full meal to share. Menu   Coming Soon! ----------------------------------------------------------------------  Equipment needed: All kitchen equipment, knives, aprons, food, spices and herbs are provided. This is an immersion, hands-on class and you will be on your feet most of the class.    Time: Class is 3 hours long.  Depending on the menu and the flow, some classes are shorter and others can go longer.  Clean-up is done by the kitchen assistants, so you will leave after sharing the meal you’ve created with the Chef, kitchen assistants and your fellow students.  Materials: Recipe packets are provided for you to use in class and take home with you.   Class size: Class size depends on the nature of the class and instruction.  ---------------------------------------------------------------- FAQs  Who will be the Chef Instructor? We have a very talented group of Chef Instructors teaching at The Cooking Studio who also work at local restaurants or are teaching at Professional Culinary Schools, own catering businesses or working as Personal Chefs.  All Chef Instructors are highly skilled in their topic area and bring that skill, passion and personality to class. ------------------------------------------------------------  What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Parking is available in the parking garage directly behind The Opera Galleria.  The cost is $1/hour.  If you prefer it, the MAX stop is just a block away.  Please don’t park on the street as the parking limit is 2 hours and classes will typically run 3hrs or more.   ------------------------------------------------------------  Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?   Contact Trish O’Neill   [email protected]  --------------------------------------------------------------  Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?   You don’t need to bring anything to the class. --------------------------------------------------------------  What is the cancellation policy? Class registrations are non-refundable.  However, if you can’t attend we will try to help you transfer your registration to another class.  It's important to our staffing and resources that we do this 3 days before the class you planned to attend. If it is less than 3 days before the class you are welcome to give or resell the class to a friend or family member.  Sorry, but missed classes can’t be made up. It is very rare for us to cancel classes due to weather, but we’ll email you if that should happen. -------------------------------------------------------------------  What is the refund policy? We require a minimum of 6 students per class.  If less than 6 students are registered then class will be cancelled due to low enrollments and you will be notified by email.  Refunds will be issued for all cancelled classes. --------------------------------------------------------------------  What if there is a waitlist? If the class you want to register for is full, please add your name to the waitlist and we’ll email you if an opening comes available.  We may decide to add an additional session to satisfy demand so you’ll want to be sure we have your best contact information.  You don’t need to pay when putting your name on the waitlist, you can pay when there is an opening and you register for the class. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- What about wine and beer? Wine and beer are available for purchase during class, but of course you must be 21yrs or older to be served. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------  Additional information: Food allergies can be accommodated, please email us about them when registering for class. 

Mar 01, 2019 12:00 PM

NY Drinks NY celebrates New York wine during a series of educational events throughout the year,  culminating with a Grand Tasting event in March. The Grand Tasting features more than 200 wines from over 40 New York State Wineries. Over 250 participants from the media, restaurants, wine trade and the public enjoy educational seminars, “meet & greet” events with the winemakers and much more.  In addition to wine, there will be a spread of New York cheeses, charcuterie and hors d'oeuvres from the New York Wine & Culinary Center, based in the Finger Lakes. This event has grown larger each year and raises significant awareness in the New York City marketplace about the scope and quality of New York State wine. Audience:  Over 250 members of the media, restaurant, winery and public. Grand Tasting Imperial Sponsor …….. $5,000 The Grand Tasting Imperial Sponsor will be an overall event underwriter, enabling  Grand Tasting attendees to partake in over 200 wine samples at an affordable ticket price.  Free Business Associate Membership in the NY Wine & Grape  Foundation  Featured partner in the NY Drinks NY Winery Welcome Packet sent to all participating wineries  Signage on “day of event” displays and materials  Announcement in The Press Deck email newsletter  One (1) Exhibit Table at the Grand Tasting  Logo on NY Wine & Grape website  Logo on NY Drinks NY website  Four (4) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting  Logo on all printed materials  Literature included in gift bags Double Magnum Reception Sponsor…...$5,000 The Double Magnum Reception Sponsor underwrites the Welcome event for all participating wineries on March 19th. This sponsorship spotlights your products or services to decision makers in the premium wine world. Free Business Associate Membership to New York Wine & Grape Foundation Featured partner in the NY Drinks NY Winery Welcome Packet sent to all participating wineries Dedicated email blast about your company’s products or services Promoted as the supporting partner for the Winery Reception on invitation Invitation for up to four (4) company staff members attend the Winery Reception to promote the company and have a dedicated station for additional info Include company information and logo on post-event correspondence to wineries as supporting partner   Grand Tasting Magnum Sponsor …….……. $1,000The Magnum Sponsor will provide support enabling Grand Tasting attendees to partake of a variety of deliciously local New York State artisanal cheese, meats, breads and more. Free Business Associate Membership in the NY Wine & Grape Foundation  Announcement in The Press Deck email newsletter Signage on food displays and event materials  Logo on NY Wine & Grape Foundation website Logo on NY Drinks NY website  Two (2) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting Logo on all printed materials  Literature included in gift bags Piccolo Lanyard Sponsor………………………$1000The Piccolo Sponsor will provide the Grand Tasting attendees with nametags and lanyards. Free Business Associate Membership to NY Wine & Grape Foundation  Logo featured on lanyards to be given to over 250 attendees Logo on NY Wine & Grape Foundation website Logo on NY Drinks NY website  Two (2) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting Literature included in gift bags Demie Wine Glass Sponsor……………..…..…$1,000The Demie Sponsor will provide the Grand Tasting attendees with branded wine glasses. Free Business Associate Membership to NY Wine & Grape Foundation  Logo featured on wine glasses for over 250 attendees Logo on NY Wine & Grape Foundation website Logo on NY Drinks NY website  Two (2) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting Literature included in gift bags

Jan 19, 2019 12:00 PM

TICKETS ARE REQUIRED / TICKET LINK: 2018 RECAP VIDEO: TICKETS INCLUDE:★ LED Bracelet indicating when to head to the next venue Watch Video★ 16oz Color Changing Cup Watch Video★ KICK-OFF PARTY ★ GLOW YOUR MIND HALFTIME PARTY ★ Elite Videographers ★ Elite Photographers ★ $ prize for the top Scariest, Funnest or sexiest Onesies★ Dj's at most venues★ Live performances★ ELITE Staff Guiding you★ Take Home Swag★ Detailed map of all participating venues★ Entry up to 5+ venues "No Cover"★ Up to 40% OFF Drinks Specials★ Up to 25% OFF Food Specials★ AFTER PARTY  To all onesie lovers, the original Onesie Bar Crawl is returning to New York City, NY! The weather is cold & you want to be comfortable... what better way to be than Boozin' In Your Onesie @ the TOP venues in New York City, NY?! Get ready to drink comfortably ;) with friends! __________________REGISTRATION & STARTING VENUES: PLEASE NOTE:● WE HIGHLY ENCOURAGE ALL ELITE MEMBERS TO COME EARLY (12PM) TO EXPERIENCE ALL THE BREATHTAKING, POP UP SURPRISES THAT WILL CAPTIVATE YOUR ATTENTION. REGISTRATION / 1ST, 2ND & 3RD VENUES:1) 12PM - 2PM #Coyote Ugly 153 1st Ave 2) 12PM - 2PM #Kazuza 107 Ave A ● LATE REGISTRATION / 3RD VENUES:3) 2PM - 3PM #Drom 85 Ave APARTICIPATING VENUES:● Map including all participating venues (Up to 5+) will be available for you to take a picture of during registrationLAST CHECK-IN 3PM #Drom:● If you can't make it before, please have a friend check you in. We just need your ticket & the name on the ticket is irrelevant. *VENUES ABOVE SUBJECT TO CHANGE*___________________ FAQ'S:WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN "EARLY BIRD ELITE" Vs "ELITE" Type?● Early Bird Elite tickets are Elite tickets given at a discounted price for a short period of time as a “Thank You” to those of you who decide to purchase early.  WHEN DO WE RECEIVE THE MAP W/ PARTICIPATING VENUES?● Map W/participating venues (Up to 5+) will be available for you to take a picture of during registration. We do this to avoid members from skipping venues. DOES THE NAME ON THE TICKET MATTER?● The name on the ticket is irrelevant! As long as the ticket holders 21+ of age and a ticket hasn’t already been scanned you’re good to go. ARE THERE REFUNDS?● Tickets are non-refundable, but they are transferable and can be re-sold. As long as the ticket holders 21+ of age and a ticket hasn’t already been scanned you’re good to go. CAN A FRIEND CHECK ME IN IF I CAN'T MAKE LAST CHECK IN?● Yes. If you can't make it before the last check in time, please have a friend check you in and they will have to make you outside the venue to put on your wristband for enrty. We just need your ticket & the name on the ticket is irrelevant. DO YOU HAVE TO BE 21 YEARS OLD TO PARTY?● Duh! This is a 21+ event and is a rain, snow, or shine event. No Refunds! Ticket prices can increase based upon the overall availability at any time - we will announce such changes in advance. Drinking is 100% Optional, if you choose to drink, please drink responsibly.A portion of your purchase will be going to a local animal shelter.FB ● IG ● SNAP ● TWITTER ● YOUTUBE @EliteBarCrawlsFor more info please contact us through Facebook message at #ONESIEBARCRAWL #ELITEBARCRAWLS

Oct 01, 2019 8:00 AM

Boot Camp Overview Spend two days exploring the For Impact Point of View and Sales Process in "The Big Apple." The For Impact Funding Boot Camp is focused on frameworks and skill building. You will leave with the knowledge you need to simplify your message, create a funding rationale, and take your organization to the next level.  This experience is perfect for our organizational alums, or for anyone looking to hone his or her individual skills. It's designed to be a huge personal and professional development opportunity! This high-energy, two-day session is focused on: How to execute against a sales process (for major gifts, campaign gifts, transformational gifts, etc) How to build and maximize relationships How to build and lead an effective team How to ask, close and follow-up At Boot Camp, we cover: The For Impact Point of View, which includes A change in vocab The entrepreneurial spirit Design-thinking (lots of VISUAL at this camp)  Frameworks and tools to:  Clarify your vision Simplify your message Articulate priorities and case for support Design captivating engagement tools Identify, prioritize and strategize prospects Engage leadership (including your board)  The Sales Process - in depth: How to make a presentation **Watch For Impact team members role play several ask scenarios with an opportunity for follow-up questions and discussion** How to have a dialogue and work through objections / tough questions How to get to a roadmap on every visit How to know what to ask for How to train others on your team (using the sales frameworks)  Participants will receive: Engagement Tool examples Selling tool kit (example letters, scripts, call memos) Three months of access to our online video learning platform (value $495) See our FAQs below for additional information.  Investment: Super Early Bird (ends March 29, 2019) - $915/attendee Early Bird Registration (ends June 28, 2019) - $945/attendee Full Price Registration - $995/attendee Discounts are available for alumni organizations and for organizations sending multiple participants. Please contact Nicole Winfield for a discount code to use during registration ([email protected]  or 614-352-2505).  FAQs What are the start and end times each day? Networking and light breakfast begin at 8:00 AM each day. Boot Camp will start promptly at 8:30 AM each day. Day 1 ends at 4:30 PM; Day 2 ends at 2:30pm. When should I arrive in New York? Plan to arrive in NYC the night before Boot Camp begins.  You will be able to make a return flight anytime after 6:00 pm ET on the second day of training. Which airport is the closest? There are 3 main airports that fly into New York - JFK (JFK), LaGuardia (LGA) and Newark, NJ (EWR).  What are my transport options for getting to Boot Camp? Cabs, subway, Uber or walking! :)  Will there be meals provided?  Your training registration includes a light breakfast and lunch on both days as well as hot and cold beverages and snacks available throughout the day.  Please notify us upon your registration of any food allergies or special dietary needs. Where should I stay?  There are several hotel options in and around the training center, located just a few blocks from Times Square and Central Park. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please contact Nicole Winfield at [email protected], or 614-352-2505. 

Nov 22, 2018 8:00 PM

Come Relax & Lounge W/ Some Great Food, Drinks, And Vibes! Doors Open 8pm Sharp - The Ultimate NYC Party Experience! Ladies Free All Night | Gents Free Til 12am Kitchen Open All Night - Full Service Food Menu Exclusive Drink Specials 2for1 (Til 12am) $125 Belaire All Night (All In) $200 Birthday Bottle Package: (All In) 1 Premium Bottle + 1 Champagne & More Ciroc | Hennessy | Or Grey Goose More Bottle Specials & Packages Available Eat - Drink - Dance & Party @ FUSION | 34-19 Steinway St. Astoria, NY Reserve Your Tables Early | Celebrate Your Birthday For Free All Birthdays Must Email For Free Birthday Celebration Flyer: [email protected] We're Bringing Dancing & Fun Back To The New York City Nightlife! Music By: NYC'S TOP DJ'S R&B - HIP HOP - CARIBBEAN - LATIN - TOP 40 HITS & MORE Must Be 21 w/ VALID STATE ID | Early Arrival Is Highly Suggested For Proper Entry Text "FUSION" To 917.725.6849 or Email: [email protected] For Table & Bottle Service | Or Birthday Celebrations

Nov 19, 2018 4:00 PM

THE LODGE WOODSTOCK NEW YORK {Homemade jerk chicken, rice and peas, mixed greens, beef patty and veggie patty} $10 PLATES  START YOUR WEEK WITH IRIE VIBES, HOMEMADE JAMAICAN FOOD AND HAPPY HOUR ALL NIGHT!!!  ****NO COVER**** HAPPY HOUR FROM 4PM TO CLOSE $3 CORONA / $5 PROSECCO / $5 MOSCOW MULE ALSO ASK THE BARTENDER ABOUT THE $4 SELECT SHOTS!!!!  ***** ROOMS AND CABINS AVAILABLE FOR RENT ON PREMISES**** CONTACT THE LODGE FOR ROOM RATES AND AVAILABILITY @ 845-679-2814.  FAQs  Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? All are welcome but must be 21 or over to drink  What can I bring into the event? NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINKS ALLOWED What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? free parking available on site   How can I contact the organizer with any questions? PHONE: 240-727-0548 EMAIL: [email protected] FOR ROOM/CABIN RATES AND AVAILBILITY CONTACT THE LODGE @ 845-679-2814      

Nov 21, 2018 4:00 PM


Jan 24, 2019 11:00 AM

New York Job Fair Pro Job Fair Pro has teamed up with Best Hire Career Fairs to bring you the best Job Fairs and Career Fairs in the country. We have four events in New York in 2019. New York Job Fairs in 2019New York Job Fair January 24, 2019New York Job Fair March 27, 2019New York Job Fair May 16, 2019New York Job Fair July 11, 2019New York Job Fair October 10, 2019 Location of Our Events The Watson Hotel440 West 57th StNew York, NY 10019 Why you should attend our New York Job Fairs Open the doors of opportunity when you meet and interview with the top hiring companies in New York. This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and what their hiring needs are. Tired of sending your resume over the web to get no responses back? Put a face with a name and make a great first impression. Register today, and you could get hired live at our next career fair in New York. Industries that hire at our New York Job Fairs Accommodations, Accounting, Advertising, Aerospace, Agriculture & Agribusiness, Air Transportation, Apparel & Accessories, Auto, Banking, Beauty & Cosmetics, Biotechnology, Chemical, Communications, Computer, Construction, Consulting, Consumer Products, Education, Electronics, Employment, Energy, Entertainment & Recreation, Fashion, Financial Services, Fine Arts, Food & Beverage, Green Technology, Health, Information, Information Technology, Insurance, Journalism & News, Legal Services, Manufacturing, Media & Broadcasting, Medical Devices & Supplies, Motion Pictures & Video, Music, Pharmaceutical, Public Administration, Public Relations, Publishing, Real Estate, Retail, Service, Sports, Technology, Telecommunications, Tourism, Transportation, Travel, Utilities, Video Game, Web Services Benefit packages offered by employers Salaried PositionsBase Salary + Positions BonusesCommissionLife InsurancePaid HolidaysPaid Company TrainingManagement TrainingRapid Career AdvancementFree for all Job Seekers Be prepared to interview with hiring managers and recruiters from the top hiring companies in New York. Dress to impress and bring plenty of resumes. Are you an employer looking to attend our events ? We have received hundreds of job seeker registrations for this event contact us today to reserve a spot at this event for your company. New York Job Fair Pro ScheduleNew York Job Fair January 24, 2019New York Job Fair March 27, 2019New York Job Fair May 16, 2019New York Job Fair July 11, 2019New York Job Fair October 10, 2019

Nov 29, 2018 11:30 AM

Sufferers of... Neck Pain Shoulder Pain Elbow Pain Hand or Wrist Pain Lower Back Pain Hip Pain Knee Pain Foot and Ankle Pain Torn Cartilage Auto Immune Diseases LEARN ABOUT THE #1 NON-SURGICAL REGENERATIVE MEDICINE TREATMENT OF THE 21ST CENTURY NOW AVAILABLE IN NEW YORK, NY. You and a guest are cordially invited to attend a 1-hour educational seminar to hear about the latest breakthrough in regenerative pain relief *Food included**RSVP is required  Why you should attend: Suffer from joint, arthritis, back pain, sports injury, or soft tissue damage. Seek an alternative to surgery or other traditional pain treatments and medications. You want to learn about a treatment option that's focused on regenerative medicine's benefits, so you can get back to doing the things you love as quickly and easily as possible.  Presented by Dr. Joel Singer M.D. a #1 Stem Cell Authority   What you'll learn: The latest scientific developments in regenerative medicine for orthopedic & nervous conditions How regenerative medicine could be a safer and more effective option How to get out of pain and avoid surgery or downtime How regenerative medicine works and the different types of treatments available. Are you a good candidate? Regenerative medicine is now available locally and can effectively reduce and even eliminate the pain without surgery or addictive medications. Find Out If Regenerative Medicine Is Right For You!  Our dinner seminar is designed to give you everything you need to make your own decision. Reservations are filling up fast.  Do not miss out on great food and a life changing presentation. *You must be over 18 to attend.

Mar 09, 2019 12:00 PM

Nicholle Kobi's Parisian Instant exhibition is a unique art affair moment! Experience a day of rejoicing in the Black Women Art Series Collection while travelling to Paris and witnessing a story of love of Black Sisterhood, Black Women and Black Families as Nicholle Kobi whisks you into an artistic journey filled of illustrations with an exquisite touch of story-telling. Headline Artist Kobi will be showcasing her much sought-after artwork on this special occasion so join us for a Sepcial Presentation of Nicholle Kobi Art Book and New Black women Art. And an  incredible moment of art, drinks, networking and more. You will also be able to meet and chat with Nicholle Kobi, purchase her art collection (prints, T-shirts, sweatshirts, tote bags, make up bags, greeting cards, and more) Pop Up with Nicholle Kobi festivities begin at 10:00 am and conclude at 8:30pm 10:00 am: Doors Open/ Pop Up / Exhibition  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Talk and Q&A ( General Admission and VIP) 4:00 pm - 5:30 Book Signing (VIP) 6:00 pm until closing: Private Cocktail and signatures for VIP guests +++ Surprise :  *Live Performance  ------------ Here is what your ticket will provide: Entry to pop up (Please note Free Admission tickets holders will be required to leave the event before the start of the Talk and Q&A, i.e. by 3:00 pm) General Admission Ticket Entry to pop up Access to Talk and Q&A VIP ticket Entry to pop up Access to Talk and Q&A Champagne, white or red wine VIP Gift Bag Private Cocktail Hour (Intimate Setting) & Signatures with Nicholle Kobi Come meet the black woman behind the arts and the brands, get your picture taken, meet other fabulous attendees!  Dress Code: Fashionably Chic (only... if you want to feel like a true Parisian :) A bientôt

Dec 13, 2018 9:30 AM

Following the success of previous workshops in Europe and Asia, we are pleased to announce a new 5W ACADEMY workshop in New York City. This two-day workshop is a comprehensive introduction to the creation of infographics and data visualization. With a mix of theory and practice, the workshop is aimed at professionals and students interested in developing the skills to produce engaging, insightful visual storytelling with their content. We will learn how to gather and prepare data, the Do’s and Dont’s of working with numerical information and charts, and the principles of visual hierarchy, color, typography, illustration, and narrative to create impactful infographics. Attendees will sketch out infographics, storyboard motion graphics and create/publish their interactive data visualizations and web maps with the help of Tableau Public. The class will discuss multiple award-winning projects and offer an overview of essential tools and strategies for creating engaging infographics and data visualization.   BY THE END ON THIS WORKSHOP YOU WILL BE ABLE TO LEARN from past and current examples to understand  the relevance of infographics and data visualization in visual storytelling. JUDGE AND CHOOSE the best sources, data types, and visual formats for your projects. CONCEPTUALIZE, plan, sketch, and design engaging infographics with multiple elements for print and online audiences. ENHANCE your graphics narrative with well edited text to present a clear message. PLAN OR STORYBOARD interactive graphics and learn the fundamentals of producing animated and interactive graphics EXPAND your knowledge about the most-up-to-date tools and resources available to create infographics and data visualizations.   SCHEDULE DAY ONE: INFORMATION GRAPHICS AND DATA VISUALIZATION 1. The role of infographics and data visualization in visual storytelling 2. Using charts 3. Using maps 4. Infographics design: layout, color, and type 5. Hands-on group exercise: sketching out a print infographic with multiple elements   DAY TWO: HANDS ON PRACTICE: EXCEL, ILLUSTRATOR AND TABLEAU 6. Creativity and Styles 7. Online / interactive infographics 8. Hands-on: creating interactive graphics and maps in Tableau 9. Hands-on group exercise: designing interactive graphics and animations 10. Efficient workflows   See a detailed workshop schedule HERE   PRACTICAL INFORMATION PAYMENT - Payments are processed through using a credit card. If you or your organization prefer to make a booking through an invoice process (electronic payment transfer or check) please email [email protected] to process your registration. CLASS SIZE - The class size is typically around 25-30 people. TIMES - We’ll start at 9:30 am and finish around 5:00 pm. There will be breaks in the morning and afternoon sessions and a lunch break of around 50 minutes. LAPTOPS - You are encouraged to bring a wireless-enabled laptop with the free Tableau Public software installed. Adobe Illustrator is useful but not required (you can use a free trial version). REFRESHMENTS - Coffe and pastries or light snacks will be available on arrival and during breaks. Lunch is on your own. The venue is located with convenient access to multiple food establishments. STUDENT CANCELLATIONS - 100% refunds are offered for cancellations UNLESS the event is less than 20 days away in which case a 50% refund will be offered.  EVENT CANCELLATIONS - If the event needs to be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances you will be offered a 100% refund. Refunds will be limited to registration costs: 5W Infographic LLC is not liable for any other costs incurred, such as travel or lodging.

Nov 29, 2018 6:00 PM

As a part of the Governor's Vital Brooklyn Initiative, the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets is evaluating models and opportunities to develop a food hub serving Central Brooklyn and we want your input! To guide and inform our planning, the Department, working in concert with Bed-Stuy Restoration Corp and numerous local partners, will host a series of three stakeholder engagement meetings to discuss food hub models, local environmental concerns and workforce development opportunities as they pertain to a possible food hub in Central Brooklyn.  We look forward to discussing the project with you and to hearing your feedback and input as we shape our thinking and develop a solution that best serves Central Brooklyn. We are proud to plan and host these meetings alongside key partners; Just Food, City Harvest, NYC Deptartment of Health & Mental Hygiene, Bed Stuy Restoration Corp., The Brooklyn Packers, Brownsville Community Culinary Center and many more.  See below for details on each session: East New York Session @ United Community Center- 613 New Lots Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11207 Thursday, November 15th 6-8:30 PM Light fare will be provided Brownsville Session @ Brownsville Community Culinary Center- 69 Belmont Ave, 11212 Friday, November 16th 6-8:30 PM Light fare will be provided Bed-Stuy Session @ Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation- Economic Solutions Center Classroom- 1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn NY, 11216 Thursday, November 29th 6-8:30 PM Light fare will be provided