Conferences on March 20, 2018

IET Harvey Prize Lecture

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 20-Mar-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Cancer has become the third most likely cause of death worldwide. Presently cancer is killing 8.5 million people per year and by 2030, this number is estimated to reach 12 million. One of the most serious obstacles facing scientists involved in the development and assessment of new anti-cancer drugs and therapies is the failure of preclinical cancer models able to predict, in a reliable way, whether a given drug will have anti-cancer activity and acceptable toxicity in humans. Most animal models are not representative of human situations and currently, more than 70-80% of cancer research is based on 2D models. Leading Portuguese scientist Professor Rui L. Reis has been named as the 2017 winner of the IET Harvey Prize – a £350,000 research grant for the furtherance of research in medical, ...

Free PDX Prosper Networking Event powered by Rockstar Connect

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 20-Mar-18
Location: Portland / United States
PDX Prosper Networking powered by Rockstar Connect presents an evening of free business networking hosted by Latitude The What: Free after hours business networking event open to all industries and professions. Bring your business cards. The Where: BridgePort Brewing Company - 1313 NW Marshall St, Portland, OR 97209 The When: Tuesday, March 20th, 6-8pm The Why: Rockstar Connect networking events are widely known as the preeminent functions to friend "successful and intriguing people." The Cost: FREE entrance and FREE light delicious complimentary appetizers will be served on a first come first serve basis. All attendees are responsible for their own alcoholic beverages. To get updates about this event, join PDX Prosper Networking powered by Rockstar Connect. ...

Free Las Olas Networking Event powered by Rockstar Connect

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 20-Mar-18
\Las Olas Networking powered by Rockstar Connect presents an evening of free business networking hosted by Harrison Klein & MarBeth Dunn The What: Free after hours business networking event open to all industries and professions. Bring your business cards. The Where: Thursday's Fort Lauderdale - 1521 E. Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 The When: Tuesday, March 20th, 6-8pm The Why: Rockstar Connect networking events are widely known as the preeminent functions to friend "successful and intriguing people." The Cost: FREE entrance and FREE light delicious complimentary appetizers will be served on a first come first serve basis. All attendees are responsible for their own alcoholic beverages. To get updates about this event, join Las Olas Networking ...

eIDAS meets PSD2

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 20-Mar-18
Location: France
ETSI is developing a standard for the use of EU Qualified Certificates, as defined in Regulation (EU) No 910/201 (eIDAS), profiled to meet the requirements for securing communications between payment services under Directive (EU) 2015/2366 (PSD2). This event is to explain the PSD2 Qualified Certificates as specified by ETSI in TS 119 495 and discuss its usage with eIDAS trust service providers and PSD2 payment service providers. This is to be a joint workshop with Open Banking Europe (OBE), a multi-national community of Associations, Regulators, Banks, TPPs and Service Providers for PSD2.

World Pharma Pricing & Market Access Congress 2018

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 21-Mar-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Bringing together international payers, industry professionals and patient associations, the 2-day meeting will address how to enhance your pricing and access strategy for the ever changing global healthcare market. The 12th annual World Pharma Pricing & Market Access Congress is your opportunity to engage and sit alongside the pioneers who are driving forward effective access and pricing strategies.

World Pharma Pricing & Market Access 2018

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 21-Mar-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Bringing together international payers, industry professionals and patient associations, the 2-day meeting will address how to enhance your pricing and access strategy for the ever changing global healthcare market. The 12th annual World Pharma Pricing & Market Access Congress is your opportunity to engage and sit alongside the pioneers who are driving forward effective access and pricing strategies.

The International ADHD Congress (ADHD 2018)

Date: 19-Mar-18 to 21-Mar-18
Location: Tel Aviv / Israel
The International ADHD Congress will continue the longstanding tradition of the ENAA meetings, in which it is the 5th, where numerous interesting and updated topics will be addressed. The International ADHD Congress is focused on the triangle of symptoms, impairment and dysregulation which are all expressions of ADHD, their contribution to the clinical picture, their part in the diagnostic procedures and their response to treatment. Both clinical and neuro-biological aspects will be addressed. New developments in imaging, basic sciences, and clinical assessment and treatment will be highlighted, with special attention given to the worldwide prevalence of ADHD, as a chronic and disabling disorder which raises similar issues across different countries and cultures. Don't miss the ...

ICI Boston Summit

Date: 19-Mar-18 to 21-Mar-18
Location: Boston / United States
Returning for the 4th time, ICI Boston is the definitive forum focused exclusively on how to deliver maximum clinical benefit through immune checkpoint modulation. Rather than attempting to cover the entire IO space and only providing superficial insights, this conference has the focus required to drill down into the real details. Discover how to overcome key preclinical, translational and clinical drug development challenges encountered in the development of checkpoint modulators. ICI Boston will unite industry leaders including Merck, BMS, Genentech and Novartis to share in-depth case studies on topics such as overcoming resistance to checkpoint blockade, identifying translational biomarkers and understanding the mechanistic rationale behind combination strategies. Join leading drug ...

Navigating the Permanency Support Program

Date: 20-Mar-18 to 21-Mar-18
Location: Sydney / Australia
At the end of 2016, NSW government announced “the single biggest reform to child welfare” in the state. This has catalysed an overhaul of the Out of Home Care sector with aims of reducing the number of children entering the care system and improving the long-term health, educational and wellbeing outcomes for these vulnerable young people. We are currently in the midst of this sector-wide shift to The Permanency Support Program. The Navigating the Permanency Support Program conference will showcase new trials, practices and recommendations from across NSW, along with leading case studies from other states, to help bring clarity to the reform agenda. Learn how the sector is: - Focusing on restoration & preservation - Boosting recruitment, retention & professional workforce ...

Argus California Carbon & LCFS Summit

Date: 19-Mar-18 to 21-Mar-18
Location: United States
North America’s carbon, emissions, and fuels markets are in a state of uncertainty under today’s policies. The current state of the California’s Cap-and-Trade and LCFS program as well as federal emission initiatives have market participants questioning the future of their emissions obligations. Join over 200 of your peers in Half Moon Bay to better understand the changing dynamics of California's carbon and fuels markets as well as federal and emerging state emissions programs! What to expect: Two tracks featuring in-depth information and 30+ speakers on the future of North America's carbon and fuels markets Women in carbon and emissions breakfast: Join the influential women who are shaping the market for a private breakfast and networking! Two in-depth workshops: Dive ...