Conferences on January 30, 2014

EPC Contracts for Power & Utilities

Date: 28-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Mastering contract negotiation, financing, legal and commercial framework, risk and contractor relationship complexities for successful project development www.infocusinternational.com/epcpower Overview In today’s ever competitive market, Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) projects are uniquely challenging. In the power & utilities construction business, the success of your project is strongly dependent on your practical “know how” in contract management. Understanding the essential elements of contracts and mastering the key elements will equip you for success in EPC Contracting. This intensive workshop provides valuable insight into the rapidly evolving world of EPC contracts. It has been designed specifically for the professionals and management of power and ...

3rd International Conference Grid Integration of Offshore Wind Energy

Date: 28-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Bremen / Germany
Leading European conference on advances in offshore wind integration • Learn how the requirements of ENTSO-E and CENELEC’s guideline will impact the industry • Gain insight into best practices from European offshore grid integration projects • Discover latest technologies and tools for efficient grid integration • Understand how 16.7 technologies should be reconsidered as solutions for efficient grid integration • Evaluate strategies for a cost efficient and timely connection to the grid Time : Event starts at 8:00 am and ends at 6:00 pm

The Medical Device Directives and The Revision

Date: 29-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Brussels / Belgium
An essential update on the revision of the Medical Device Directives and practical guidance on how to interpret and comply with the new regulations. During this time of ongoing regulatory activity, Informa Life Sciences’ 8th Annual The Medical Device Directives and the Revision is essential to provide a better understanding the legal framework as it stands now in Europe. The meeting offers valuable practical advice on how to manage the many continuous challenges which need to be overcome in order to remain fully compliant with the regulations. The conference will provide a crucial update on the proposed changes that are currently under revision by the European Commission, including perspectives from Competent Authority, Notified Body and industry angles.

CI Energy Group's Supply Chain Contracts

Date: 29-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
CI Energy Group’s Supply Chain Contracts Conference January 29-30 Marriott Bloor Yorkville Toronto Strategies to Successfully Manage Your Supplier Relationships Join us at CI Energy Group’s Supply Chain Contracts conference for the winning strategies and critical tools you need to ensure a solid contract with your vendors and suppliers. Tackle your most pressing issues with strategically designed, interactive learning sessions covering all facets of contract development and management including planning, tendering, drafting, negotiation dispute resolution on and everything in between! Gain valuable insights on all aspects of contract design, development and management through six practical, custom built sessions: 1. Pre-contract Planning and Strategy 2. Request for ...

The Canadian Institute’s Webshop Series on: The DUTY to ACCOMMODATE HR, Employment & Labour Law Series

Date: 21-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
Your Concise Guide to Handling Employee Disabilities: Proven and Risk Mitigation Solutions This 4-part webshop series was developed with input directly from human resources and employment/labour leaders, organizations, union representatives and other stakeholders to provide you with the specific tools and information you need to master one of the most challenging workplace issues you are facing today: the Duty to Accommodate. Our leading legal and industry experts will provide you with: • A solid understanding of how far you are required to go in accommodating employee disabilities • A targeted overview of emerging issues in disability management Practical strategies and best practices for managing accommodation policies in your workplace so that you can: - minimize liability ...

14th International Conference Intelligent Automotive Lighting 2014

Date: 28-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Frankfurt / Germany
The most important networking platform for experts and professional engineers within the automotive lighting is back for it's 14th year between the 28 - 30 January 2014. Learn about: (1) How to engineer more robust and durable LED / len`s technology: Ensuring compatibility with varied global environmental conditions (2) Monetise automotive headlamps design through knowledge based engineering and multidisciplinary design optimisation (3) Applying the latest developments in ambient lighting: How to enhance driver experience and brand differentiation (4) Exploiting flexible and energy efficient OLED technology for automotive application (5) Discover the potential of laser-based signalization functions: Evaluate laser sources and diffusive materials Speakers: Thomas Hagenreiner, ...

Turkey & Central Africa Mining Investment Summit

Date: 27-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Istanbul / Turkey
Examining the potential to develop and exploit Turkey and Central Asia’s mineral resources. For mining companies and investors pursuing new and exciting opportunities, the appeal of Turkey and Central Asia can be of little doubt. Vastly under-explored, with a wealth of mineral potential waiting to be exploited, Turkey and Central Asia are generating a refreshing optimism to develop amongst explorers and producers alike. Strategically located and with more advanced infrastructure and regulatory systems than are often seen in under-explored regions, Turkey and Central Asia’s potential for profitable mineral production is great. Brought to you by the organisers of Mines and Money, the first ever Turkey and Central Asia Mining Investment Summit will be the premier forum for anyone ...

NORM & Natural Radiation Management Middle East Conference 2014

Date: 29-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Summary: Focusing on regulatory, disposal and training challenges in the Middle East. The only Conference dedicated to management of NORM issues in the Gulf Region. Description: Preliminary topics to be addressed at the NORM Middle East Conference include: Contrast and compare the different approaches to NORM management from different Gulf Regions including Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Abu Dhabi Discuss the impact of NORM on offshore decommissioning projects and discharge of waste Decontamination of equipment Receive an update on current methods used and review new techniques which could be implemented NORM from offshore decommissioning projects Review key projects in the Middle East and how these have been affected by the presence of NORM on equipment NORM Management ...

4th Annual Software Development for Medical Devices Europe

Date: 27-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Munich / Germany
The only truly international forum dedicated to medical device software standards, regulatory compliance and development Standards, regulations and software development best practices in medical device software are constantly evolving, with more aspects to consider than ever before and teams becoming progressively more agile. Being truly agile in such a regulated environment is a challenge, and manufacturers constantly seek to improve the quality, usability and software lifecycle of their device development. 24+ international speakers from Eucomed, ABHI, Systelab Technologies, Medtronic, Philips Healthcare and Renishaw will discuss key topics including: * Looking at the way that standalone software is handled, and the currently in-progress dedicated expansion on IEC 62304 – ...

SmartSec Europe 2014

Date: 28-Jan-14 to 30-Jan-14
Location: Amsterdam / Netherlands
A case-study driven Conference, Networking Forum and Exhibition focused on practical implementations of end-to-end cyber-security architectures within the European utility environment. A powerful CIO panel discussion opens the main conference to provide essential insights into senior management vision, decision making and investment priorities. Updates on the regulatory framework specific to the European market will be shared, as well as the latest in standards development, testing and certification services, and technology innovations. A pre-conference briefing on the timely and hot issue of IT/OT integration will be given by Accenture, and a post-conference meeting on the EU DENSEK project will be held by Alliander, inviting European utilities to join forces and fight cyber-crime on a ...