Conferences on June 22, 2018

2nd Innovative and Creative Education and Teaching International Conference (ICETIC)

Date: 20-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: Spain
ICETIC is an international forum for researchers, scientists, scholars and students to share their experiences, ideas and research results about all aspects related to creativity and innovation in education, and also want to discuss the practical challenges encountered and their possible solutions.

Women in Engineering: Creating a more diverse and inclusive workforce

Date: 22-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Take part in a day of debate, discussion and practical workshops to gain best-practice guidance and take a closer look at how to inspire, attract, recruit and retain more women in your organisation. You will take away robust solutions to help you recruit and retain more women engineers year on year, share ideas with other recruiters and managers that you can incorporate into your organisation and hear what leading companies are doing to increase the number of women in engineering. Attend and gain new insight into • Tackling unconscious bias at every level • Engaging with schools, colleges and universities to encourage girls to see engineering as a credible career for themselves • Creating recruitment strategies which target women coming out of education • Practical ideas for ...

3rd Microbiome Drug Development Boston Summit

Date: 19-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: Boston / United States
As the knowledge of the microbiome continues to deepen, fundamental understanding of mechanism of action and demonstrating causality continue to improve. As such, the Microbiome Movement has become more committed than ever to work alongside innovative researchers and industry leaders to build events that focus on applied science and translate cutting edge microbiome R&D into safe, effective and commercially successful products across a number of industry-specific verticals. Positioned at the heart of pharmaceutical, agricultural, nutritional and animal health R&D, the Microbiome Movement continues to help accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of breakthrough solutions to global challenges to benefit human health. For each specific industry where the microbiome will ...

24th Annual Update & Intensive Review of Internal Medicine, New York 2018

Date: 18-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: New York / United States
The 24th Annual Update & Intensive Review of Internal Medicine provides a rigorous review of current concepts in internal medicine and sub-specialties over 5 days. Presented by Columbia University Medical Center’s world-class faculty and clinician-educators who are thought-leaders in their respective fields. Case-based didactic lectures and interactive board review sessions. This course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the most important advances that have recently been made in internal medicine, and to help candidates prepare for the Internal Medicine Boards or the Recertification Examination. Each of the major sub-specialties will be covered including cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, infectious disease, nephrology, neurology, oncology, ...

4th Annual Investing in Africa Conference - June 2018, London

Date: 20-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: United Kingdom
Panels will focus on the latest developments in the mining, oil and gas, power, and banking sectors and provide insights on what investors, governments and lawyers may expect from these sectors in the next five years. Topics will include: • Lusophone Africa: growing beyond oil & gas and mining • Investing in francophone Africa: growing beyond language barriers • Renewable energy in Africa: pushing the low carbon agenda forward • Africa-originated metals and minerals - issues and guidelines • Oil and gas: investment, regulation, and tackling the uncertainties ahead • Opportunities and challenges for investors, and how advisors can assist

ZOOM SMART CITIES 2018

Date: 22-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: Portugal
More information (PT) A palavra Smart entrou em definitivo no vocabulário e agenda de praticamente todos os sectores de atividade por todo o mundo. No caso das cidades, estas passaram a ser o laboratório experimental já não apenas de tecnologia e inovação mas também de ações mais “humanas” e sustentáveis. Os eventos de Smart Cities são por isso o palco ideal para a troca de ideias e soluções. Mas são também um momento de “fabricar” novos conceitos e novas formas de interagir com investigadores, peritos, técnico, responsáveis políticos, empresas e cidadãos. O ZOOM SMART CITIES é único na abordagem que faz ao tema não enquanto plataforma de venda puramente comercial, mas na sensação de proximidade que tenta criar junto dos participantes e na diferenciação de momentos que perduram baseados ...

HBP’s first large international conference "Understanding of consciousness"

Date: 21-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: Barcelona / Spain
How does our subjective experience emerge from the brain? How does consciousness relate to the physical world? These age-old, deep questions are now at last being addressed directly and broadly by neuroscience and will become crucial in the decades to come. The spectrum of consciousness-related conundrums is rapidly expanding: we are saving islands of human brain from devastating injuries, growing cerebral organoids in a vat, and building intelligent machines that perform faster and better than any healthy subject, just to mention a few. Where does consciousness arise? Where is the boundary between insentient matter and a spark of subjectivity? Society needs to be scientifically and culturally prepared to face these emerging questions. To do so, an approach with the broadest scope is ...

Akala: Is Britain Having an Identity Crisis?

Date: 22-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Location: United Kingdom
Much has been written about the recent massive political shifts in both the UK and overseas; whether it's the historic Brexit vote, Trump entering the White House, or the quiet reemergence of the Far Right across Europe. In this talk we ask the question is the UK facing it's own identity crisis? Where does it stem from, and where do we go from here? Looking back at the very recent history of Britain, we try and dig a little deeper into the country's current psyche. Venue: Shoreditch Town Hall, Doors: 6.30pm / Talk starts: 7.30pm. *Please see venue website for admission (age restrictions) or accessibility information. Our talks may be filmed for promotional purposes. ************************************************************************************** Funzing Talks is a ...

PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI- ACP) 3 Days Classroom in Washington

Date: 20-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Certification Planner® PMI Agile Certified Practitioner(ACP) program is aligned with PMI certification exam and 2017 updates. CP’s PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) training program is designed by industry experts that equip individuals with knowledge to pass the PMI-ACP certification exam in the first attempt. Gain hands-on knowledge on different phases of the project, learn agile management skills and agile life cycle. Learn to effectively apply agile in any project. Our instructor provides in-depth knowledge on different areas of Agile that help participants grow as a versatile agile professional.   Our instructors with over 20 years of experience offer a high-quality training program to assist you to learn a broad range of agile methodologies, including Lean, Kanban, Scrum ...

Experience Pacifica

Date: 22-Jun-18 to 22-Jun-18
Pacifica's One-Day Experience to our graduate degree programs in Depth Psychology, Humanities and Mythological Studies offers prospective graduate students a comprehensive introduction and orientation to the distinctive educational features of the Institute. This Introduction provides an excellent opportunity to: Experience Pacifica’s unique interdisciplinary graduate degree programs through faculty-led, program-specific information sessions. Hear from students and alumni about their experience and new career opportunities. Explore the grounds of the Ladera Lane campus. Learn more about the admissions process and financial aid. The $35 registration fee includes all of the day’s activities and lunch. Pacifica’s $75 application fee will be waived for all attendees. If you have any ...