Conferences on March 08, 2018

Solar Middle East

Date: 06-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Hosted by the UAE Ministry of Energy and co-located with the world’s largest power event, Middle East Electricity, Solar Middle East is MENA’s leading trade focused event for the solar industry. Run in strategic partnership with Dubai Municipality and the Government of Dubai, the exhibition focuses on the practical implementation of solar in the thriving regional market place.

Echocardiographic Workshop on 2-D and Doppler Echo at Vail

Date: 04-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: United States
The topics to be covered include diastology, ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, application of TEE in clinical practice, and cardiomyopathy. The role of echo relative to the newer imaging modalities will be discussed. There are also afternoon workshops on heart failure, hemodynamics, congenital heart disease, and stress echo. The final workshop will include a series of clinical cases which will focus on integrating various imaging modalities to provide the highest quality of patient care. The course is designed for the clinician and sonographer who are actively involved in adult echocardiography and wish to gain additional practical experience in these specific areas. Daily reading sessions will provide the opportunity to interpret case studies and to compare and discuss ...

Genomic Instability and Gene Therapeutics in Neurological Diseases 2018

Date: 05-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: Mexico
With the rapidly emerging new tools including genomics, bioinformatics, metabolomics and proteomic analysis and new powerful editing tools such as CRISPR/CAS9 we are getting closer to more defined understanding of the complex cellular pathways underpinning neurodegeneration, which underlie many debilitating pathological and age-associated neurological demise. This is a great opportunity to assemble a rich programme of international speakers to address the latest advances from basic research to clinical applications in disorders of the central nervous system. The conference will primarily focus on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/frontotemporal dementia (ALS/FTD), spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), Alzheimer’s disease/dementia, and repeat expansion disorders with translational spin focussing on ...

Global Smart Energy Summit

Date: 06-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
A truly global event, the Global Smart Energy Summit will unite the region’s government energy leaders, regulators, utility companies, contractors, consultants and energy end-users for three days of dialogue, thought leadership and networking with Smart energy pioneers from around the world. This year’s Global Smart Energy Summit will welcome over 700 Summit attendees interested in hearing the latest regional and international trends with case studies covering: - Reforms, Policy & Incentives - Energy Technologies Driving Innovation - Demand Response Advances - Smart Cities & Urban Infrastructure - Data & Digital Transformation - Developments In Smart Grids - Utility Scale Solar & Other Renewable Energies - MENA Power Project Opportunities - The Future Of ...

Evidence Based Teaching in Schools

Date: 07-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: Melbourne / Australia
Schools are increasingly under pressure to deliver better student outcomes. Using evidence to inform teaching practice is essential to maximising the impact teaching has on student performance. However schools have access to wide array of information and evidence about teaching and learning that can quickly become overwhelming. The Evidence Based Teaching in Schools conference will explore how schools can take advantage of the robust data and evidence available to them, draw out usable insights to support evidence informed teaching practices and engage teachers throughout this process to ensure sustainable and long term impact on student outcomes. Attend & learn practical strategies to: - Gather and interpret internal and external student data - Draw out practical insights ...

Applied Data Analytics Upstream 2018

Date: 06-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: Houston / United States
Applied Data Analytics Upstream 2018 has evolved from the success of 2017’s Information Management & Analytics Upstream conference, expanding the concept to bring the business and IT sides of the industry together to maximise the business value for data analytics. This unique meeting provides a long-needed platform to showcase use-cases and practical strategies for applying data analytics techniques for improved business decisions. The conference is split into six core focus areas: • Integrating Data Analytics within the Upstream Environment to Improve Business Decision- • Use Cases on Improving Engineering Outcomes through Embedding Data • Upstream Digital Transformation to Enable Advanced • Use Cases: Applying Machine Learning, AI and RPA Techniques to ...

Mental Health Strategies for First Responders

Date: 07-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: Melbourne / Australia
First responders are routinely exposed to higher levels of trauma, resulting in higher levels of stress. In order to reduce the risk of mental illness, strategies to increase awareness and build resilience must be implemented. Tackling the prevalent stigma that surrounds mental health for first responders will require a significant cultural change across the sector. The 2nd Annual Mental Health Strategies for First Responders national conference will provide emergency services with the necessary tools to continue improving their mental health programs, focusing on preventative approaches to build resilience while driving an organisational a wide cultural change. Key learnings: - Implement a proactive mental health & wellbeing framework - Increase mental health literacy & ...

Connect MBA Event Wien

Date: 08-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: Austria
Bereit für den nächsten Karriereschritt mit einem MBA aber noch nicht ganz sicher welches Studienprogramm das Richtige für Sie wäre? Bei dem QS Connect MBA Event in Wien helfen wir Ihnen gerne bei Ihrer Suche weiter. In persönlichen, 30min Einzelgesprächen mit Vertretern über 20 führender internationaler Business Schools erhalten Sie alle Informationen zu den verschiedenen Studienprogrammen sowie den gängigsten Aufnahmeverfahren wie den GMAT. Die Vertreter der teilnehmenden Business Schools beraten Sie gerne auf jedem Schritt Ihrer MBA Bewerbung. Zusätzlich haben Sie die Möglichkeit bei informellen Networking Drinks ins Gespräch mit Alumni und gleichgesinnten Berufstätigen zu kommen. Teilnehmende Business Schools in 2017 waren u.a.: EDHEC, ESCP Europe, HEC Paris, Mannheim ...

Implementing MiFID II and Beyond

Date: 07-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Sessions will include the overview of MiFID key requirements and the challenges ad outstanding issues of implementation that the industry have occurred. The course will also take a look at transaction and trade reporting, investor protection and close with the opportunities that have arisen from MiFID II implementation.

Conduct Risk: A Practitioner's Guide

Date: 07-Mar-18 to 08-Mar-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Day one of the course will be delivered by Peter Haines and will provide an in-depth look at the key drivers of conduct risk, stakeholder engagement and its place in the risk framework. Day two will be delivered by practitioners from a variety of organisations. They will be presenting ideas on how to create a sound conduct risk programme and how a conduct risk culture can be used as a competitive advantage. There will also be a session on HR processes being used as agents of cultural identification within an organisation and how these are vital to creating a good conduct culture and framework.