Conferences on April 28, 2015

Big Data TechCon

Date: 26-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Big Data TechCon, April 26-28 in Boston, is the “how-to” show for Big Data developers, IT managers and practitioners. Big Data TechCon is technology-agnostic and will apply to organizations using relational databases, NoSQL databases, graph databases, unstructured data, flat files and data feeds. Come up to speed on the latest big data technologies like Yarn, Apache Spark and Cascading. Learn to master Big Data solutions. Use code PARTNER for a $100 discount off the prevailing rate. www.bigdatatechcon.com

3rd ESTRO Forum

Date: 24-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: Barcelona / Spain
The 3rd ESTRO Forum will host five meetings featuring all aspects of the radiation oncology field: - Clinical and translational meeting - Physics biennial meeting - GEC-ESTRO-ISIORT meeting - RTT meeting - PREVENT and TARGET meetings Placing interdisciplinarity under the spotlight, clinicians, physicists, brachytherapists, radiobiologists and radiation thertherapists (RTTs) will find a broad range of interdisciplinary sessions at the Forum where the different disciplines will join to explore topics of interest to all. The meeting will feature symposia, presidential and joint sessions, teaching lectures and debates. Educational activities will complete the programme with pre-meeting courses, contouring workshops and multidisciplinary tumour board sessions. As always at the ESTRO ...

Global Water Summit- The Water Value Revolution

Date: 27-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: Athens / Greece
In just one day, The Global Water Summit brings together more top leaders and high-level water professionals than any other event. From utility leaders and senior executives from across the global water industry to pivotal corporate water users and investors – this event offers unrivalled networking and business opportunities but also a forum for interaction and accelerating positive change within the sector. Come and be a part of this unique event. Global Water Summit 2015 will focus on the theme of the Water Value Revolution - We invite business leaders, CEOs of industrial water users, utility managers, leading water technology providers and major investors to share their water management insights and point the way towards making water an economic value and a source of ...

2nd annual Pre-Filled Syringes America

Date: 27-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: United States
SMi’s leading prefilled syringes conference will focus on a number of hot talking points that will no doubt cause controversy and debate and on reflection open the floor to discussion in our breakout sessions. In addition, with a new competitive market just around the corner for biosimilars we look at this new session for 2015 in addition to the vision and benefit of lyophilisation in a prefilled syringe. BENEFITS OF ATTENDING: • LISTEN to keynote addresses from the leaders in human factors engineering with expert input on reaching certain patient populations, considerations and compliance in device design and how can we ensure the drug product is administered safely and effectively • LEARN about the critical issues surrounding safety assessments of prefilled syringes from ...

OGP Legal and Contracts

Date: 27-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
To ensure that you are up to date with the legal affairs related to this heavily regulated industry across the world and GCC, this conference has been specifically constructed to transform your legal forte of your organisation in gaining competitive advantage and mitigating risk through legal contractual strategies. Leading legal professionals from this industry will come together to share their insights on several of the oil and gas industry legal contracts. Featuring a panel discussions on “international standards vs local legislations” from a regional and global perspective and roundtable discussions to cover on themes such as “open collaboration opportunities” and “forward-thinking agreements” to spearhead your organisation’s objectives.

China | 1 Day Training in Drug Discovery & Designing

Date: 28-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: Nanjing / China
TARGET AUDIENCE: This workshop is for Students: Bachelor, Master, PhD and Post Doctoral from Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Pharmacy, Microbiology, Industrial Microbiology, Bio Chemistry, Biomedical Technology, Food Science, Environmental Science, Bio-Science, Genetics, Plant Science and Life Sciences. Professionals: From companies, research institutes and faculty from colleges. INTRODUCTION: Design of a novel drug is one of the biggest challenges faced by the pharmaceutical industry. The use of computers accelerates the process of drug design which is a time intensive process, and also reduces the cost of whole process. Computational methods are used in various forms of drug discovery like virtual screening and structure-based drug designing technique. Structure based drug design ...

1st International Forum Somalia Oil, Gas & Mining

Date: 27-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
The rapid improvement of Somali security conditions, coupled with its ensuing political stability, has once again established the nation as an attractive investment opportunity. This is particularly true of its Oil, Gas & Mining industry. Due to Somalia’s proximity to the oil rich Gulf Arab states and its geological similarity to its mineral-heavy surrounding nations, it is increasingly being described by industry experts as an untapped resource. This makes it one of the most exciting destinations for exploration and development and therefore a monumental attraction for foreign investment. The Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources aims to liaise with investors and operators to establish a platform upon which Somalia’s potential can be unlocked.

Local Content Master Class

Date: 27-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Local Content Master Class 2015 has been carefully crafted to address the challenges of global governments and organisations developing their local content programmes. Based on in-depth industry knowledge, case studies and successful local content and supplier development research programmes, the upcoming master class will provide attendees with an unparalleled analysis exploring: - The fundamentals of local content theory, building on how a robust policy can impact socio-economic infrastructure, drawing on examples from Laos, Papua New Guinea, South Africa and Australia - Successful policy: Determine what a beneficial policy entails, exploring design, implementation, and measurement along with identifying realistic expectations for all stakeholders - Industry case studies: Examining ...

Meditation Camp - Indian Himalayas

Date: 24-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: India
The most important journey you can take is the journey within. This is a journey to the truth of who you really are. This is the place, just beyond every day consciousness, where spiritual empowerment begins. Spiritual power gives you the power to choose creative thinking rather than automated thinking, response rather than reaction, peace, love and harmony rather than stress, conflict and chaos. “Deep in the soul, below pain, below all the distraction of life, is a silence vast and grand – an infinite ocean of calm, which nothing can disturb; Nature’s own exceeding peace, which “passes understanding”. That which we seek with passionate longing, here and there, upward and outward; we find at last within ourselves.” Brief about the “Healing” workshop This workshop introduces one to ...

Complaints Handling in Local Government Conference

Date: 28-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Complaints Handling in Local Government Conference Tuesday 28th April – Central London Speakers Include: • Keynote: Nigel Ellis, Executive Director, Investigations, Local Government Ombudsman • Keynote: Gill Bull, Director of Strategy and Insight, Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman • Chair: Jo Causon, Chief Executive, Institute of Customer Services • Helen Megarry, Deputy Ombudsman, Housing Ombudsman Service • Eleanor Kelly, Chief Executive, Southwark Council • Mark Irons, Head of Customer Services, Surrey County Council As local government organisations continue to update and adapt their complaints handling processes, Capita’s National Complaints Handling in Local Government Conference provides an unparalleled forum for you to explore the latest innovations in ...