Student or Learner
1)"I'm going to Washington for the week. We are launching a new website."
2)"I'm going to Washington for the week. We are going to be launching a new website."
1) It's kind of based on the knowledge of the speaker. So I would use it if it was important to me or concerned me. I would use the second one just state the fact without it being important to me. Is there any other difference between these two? Would they both sound OK?