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Strengthening Community Service Communication & Engagement

Date: 10-Apr-18 to 11-Apr-18
Location: Sydney / Australia
Significant market competition and digital innovation within the not-for-profit sector have compelled organisations to think more business-minded and strategic in how they market and communicate with their clients and supporters. With a growing number of NFPs in the sector and changes in business models, Organisations are looking for a competitive edge and how they can develop their services to increase brand awareness, build trust, develop new services in line with community needs and develop effective communication campaigns to distinguish their brand. Benefits of attending the Strengthening Community Service Communication & Engagement conference: - Align business strategy with communications vision - Improve customer centricity & customer journey - Measure and evaluate ...

Optimising Social Media for the Public Sector

Date: 10-Apr-18 to 11-Apr-18
Location: Australia
Social media has become the most effective tool for organisations to communicate and engage with their stakeholders. However most government agencies struggle to use these platforms effectively. How can bureaucratic messages become innovative and engaging? Government content does not have to be static and boring. Through understanding the current trends and expectations of how people want to be communicated with, public sector organisations can develop a social media presence that connects with, relates to and engages diverse audiences. The Optimising Social Media for the Public Sector conference will give you the key skills needed to become a social media guru, through providing strategies to leverage current and emerging platforms, creating interesting and relevant content ...

Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2018

Date: 11-Apr-18 to 12-Apr-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
The ability to make accurate, decisive decisions is more important than ever for today’s mechanised forces. Complex counter insurgency operations have demonstrated the need for timely visual intelligence and comprehensive information sharing to meet a challenging and constantly changing environment. Simultaneously, future land forces must prepare for high intensity conflict, where information superiority and surveillance capability may be challenged by a technologically capable enemy. For advantages to be maintained, an intimate understanding of the capabilities available must be explored. With a strong focus on the collaboration between military, research and industry, Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2018, invites not only the programme managers, capability directors ...

Air Mission Planning and Support

Date: 17-Apr-18 to 18-Apr-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Air Mission Planning and Support 17th-18th April 2018 Air Mission Planning is a well-established event, currently in its 9th year. The Air Missions Support market is active and operationally relevant as ever. With an aversion from placing boots on the ground in combat zones such as Syria and Iraq, air power is increasingly relied upon to project force. Commanders and procurers of air assets continue to seek means of enhancing the combat effectiveness of their platforms. To do so, effective mission planning, real time support and de-briefing is required. Top industry experts this year include: Major General Youssef al-Hnaity, Air Force Commander, Royal Jordanian Air Force Air Commodore Lincoln Taylor, Air Capability Delivery, Royal Air Force Air Commodore Julian Ball, Air ...

Driving Performance in Aged Care IT

Date: 17-Apr-18 to 18-Apr-18
Location: Australia
Aged care service providers are being driven into a more competitive marketplace, for which technology will play a pivotal role in driving efficiencies and cost effectiveness, while also providing better care for the customer. The Driving Performance in Aged Care IT conference will discuss how to best leverage technology investment to support and assist business operations and meet the ongoing legislative changes shaping the industry. Conference highlights - Strategies to create a technology roadmap - Overcoming the divide between business and IT - How to put customers at the heart of the business - Adapting to higher expectations from tech-savvy residents - Rolling out complex programs which are aligned to strategy Who will attend? Chief Information Officers and Chief ...

PLACES OF FAITH 2018 - International Conferece on Cultural, Political, Socio-Economic, Artistic and Architectural Expressions of Religion

Date: 18-Apr-18 to 20-Apr-18
Location: Lisbon / Portugal
PLACES OF FAITH 2018 - International Conferece on Cultural, Political, Socio-Economic, Artistic and Architectural Expressions of Religion aims at debating the religious phenomena from a plural perspective in the framework of humanities, social sciences, art and architecture. The focus of the conference is therefore not religion as theology, but religion as a multifaceted and plural social phenomenon. Places is used in a multi-semantic way, encompassing conceptual constructions, social structures, artifacts, and the actual physical places of human architecture. Places of Faith 2018 intends to keep the discussion within the academic realm introducing the following as main topics: 1- Religious phenomena as expressions of faith; 2 - Religious equity; 3 - Religion an social structures; 4 - ...

Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) - Dubai

Date: 23-Apr-18 to 26-Apr-18
“Structuring successful Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), managing competitive electricity markets & attracting merchant power investments” Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) Dates & Locations: 20 - 23 March 2018, Perth 23 - 26 April 2018, Dubai 17 - 20 September 2018, Johannesburg 19 - 22 November 2018, Singapore Overview There are many moving pieces affecting the future of electric power development in emerging market. Unlike the past Independent Power Project models, which featured standardised take-or-pay contracts – today’s market demands more innovative incentives to ensure better availability, better performance, as well as more attractive and sustainable mixtures of fuel sources. Economies throughout the region ...

Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Date: 25-Apr-18 to 26-Apr-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
SMi is delighted to announce the launch of Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS) conference taking place in London, UK on 25th and 26th April 2018. The UK MoD has recognised the potential of Robotic and Autonomous Systems (RAS) to provide strategic superiority in military operations. As a means to establish the opportunities a quick adoption of RAS would provide the British Army, it will conduct an important and large-scale exercise in Autumn 2018: the Army Warfighting Experiment (AWE). The purpose of the experiment will be to “connect industry technology providers with Army front line units” and to “draw on the successful models offered by the AWE and Unmanned Warrior” (Royal Navy equivalent). In other words, the British Army is seeking to enhance its capabilities and to modernize ...

Military Space Situational Awareness 2018

Date: 25-Apr-18 to 26-Apr-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
With the defence industry becoming ever more data driven, ensuring that space systems can operate both safely and efficiently is crucial for government and military agencies. SMi’s 13th annual Military Space Situational Awareness (SSA) conference will bring together key military, government, civilian and industry stakeholders, to discuss leading approaches and strategies being adopted to generate a holistic approach to SSA, at a time when the domain is growing increasingly congested with active satellites, space debris and adverse threats. Key focuses include: Space Surveillance and Tracking (SST) data, next-generation sensor and radar capabilities, space weather, intercontinental-ballistic missile strikes, space governance of Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite launches and planned mega-...

connect:ID 2018 - The identity technology event

Date: 30-Apr-18 to 02-May-18
connect:ID 2018 invites you to join 1,400 identity industry experts at this year's highly- anticipated event, featuring a multi-track conference - as well as a free-to-visit global exhibition. The event covers all aspects of identity solutions and the opportunities for their management in both the physical and digital worlds. It is a must attend event for anyone involved in the identity sector, from national/local government and law enforcement officials, to manufacturers, integrators, and service providers. **** Multi-track conference **** April 30 - May 2 This year’s conference draws together the world’s leading minds. It will offer end users practical advice for today, examine current government policies, and provide thought-provoking insights into the future of identity. ...