Conferences in August 2018

Strategy for Directors Training Course

Date: 30-Jul-18 to 01-Aug-18
Location: Belfast / United Kingdom
This course provides an introduction to the main approaches to strategic direction and marketing within the organisation, and will assist you in your role of leading the strategic process and preparing for implementation. Gain a practical understanding of the board’s role in developing strategy, learn how to create value for your key stakeholders, appreciate the importance of market analysis and strategic decision-making, and effectively prepare for the implementation of strategies that support and enhance your organisation’s vision and values. Learning objectives: • Gain a clear understanding of the director’s role in the development of an effective strategy • Examine how your board formulates, implements and monitors its business and marketing strategies • Appreciate the ...

The National Conference on Wilderness Medicine Big Sky Resort, Montana

Date: 28-Jul-18 to 01-Aug-18
Location: United States
The conference features a wide array of interesting and practical wilderness and travel medicine topics presented by authoritative and engaging faculty. EXCITING HIGH ADVENTURE EVENING PROGRAMS presented by legendary adventurers. This Summer we are excited to have Acclaimed National Geographic Photographer, Gordon Wiltsie presenting one of the most challenging expeditions ever recorded "NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC'S Queen Maud Land Expedition" ADVANCED WILDERNESS & EXPEDITION PROVIDER: A comprehensive course leading to AWEP Certification that is designed to prepare physicians and other health care providers with an extensive background in key topics and practical skills needed to become a competent expedition, wilderness, or Search and Rescue Medical Providers. OPTIONAL ...

31st Annual In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer

Date: 30-Jul-18 to 01-Aug-18
Location: United States
This conference brings together an internationally-renowned faculty to present the latest developments in every phase of IVF and embryo management. The course addresses the needs of practicing scientists, gynecologists, reproductive endocrinologists, residents, and fellows who wish to review the specialty and update their knowledge in this rapidly changing and expanding field. The conference setting promotes extensive contact among speakers and participants with question periods, panels, and many opportunities for informal interaction. A mobile app will be utilized to access the material being presented, and electronic polling through the mobile app will be used to promote interaction with the speakers. Particular attention will be devoted this year to the rapidly developing trend ...


Date: 31-Jul-18 to 02-Aug-18
Location: New York / United States
2nd Annual Fintech Week: New York 2018 FINTECH DISRUPTORS July 31st 2018 Fintech Disruptors Conference New York This conference focuses on broader trends in Fintech. We ran our first Fintech Week in London in 2014, so Fintech is an area we know well. We’ll explore what’s happening from a global perspective and include sessions on payments, regulation, capital markets, investment, insurance and banking. BLOCKCHAIN INNOVATORS August 1st, 2018 Blockchain Innovators Conference We launched the original Blockchain New York Conference in 2015. A lot has changed since then. Expecta great line-up of speakers and a room full of high quality delegates. Our previous events have featured speakers from R3, Consensys, IBM, BTCC, Tallysticks, Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg, Ethereum, and ...

Liquidity - How do you get it?

Date: 02-Aug-18 to 02-Aug-18
As traditional IPO's come later and later in the corporate lifecycle, companies & investors are searching for alternative ways to near-term liquidity. We examine Spotify’s recent IPO, venture secondaries, and tokenized securities to unlock liquidity for private offerings. - JOIN US - For a panel discussion in Downtown San Francisco: 3 LESSONS FROM SPOTIFY FOR COST-EFFECTIVE PRIVATE SECURITIES - DATE - Thursday, August 2nd at 6:30 pm - 8:30 - LOCATION - Squire Paton Boggs 275 Battery Street Suite 2600, San Francisco, CA, - Complimentary appetizers, wine, and beer will be offered during the pre-& post mixer portion of this event - - SPEAKERS - Jeffrey Sweeney - US Capital David Saltzman - Squire Patton Haydar Haba - Andra James ...

Stretching the emptiness - Meditation to handle Anxiety, Fear & Loneliness

Date: 02-Aug-18 to 02-Aug-18
Location: United States
Emptiness is the doorway between the material and spiritual worlds. It is where you come to understand the nature of the spirit. If you do not know emptiness then you cannot know the joy of the Being. Join session on Zoom Meeting @ Online Session Contents: Skills for handling negative emotions and situations Practical wisdom for improving work and relationships Insight into the laws that govern the mind and emotions Way to harmonize the body, mind, and spirit Guided Mediation -  Question & Answers

37th International Symposium on Combustion, Dublin, Ireland 2018

Date: 29-Jul-18 to 03-Aug-18
Location: Dublin / Ireland
The biennial symposium provides a scientific venue for sharing ideas and experiences on the applications of combustion. Over 1,300+ in attendance will partake of the technical program, consisting of contributed papers and Work-in-Progress Poster (WiPP) sessions. Invited lectures, topical reviews, and special industry perspectives will be presented by eminent specialists. The programme will explore the topics in 13 combustion colloquia. The Combustion Institute is an international, non-profit, educational and scientific society. Founded in 1954, CI promotes and disseminates research activities in all areas of combustion science and technology for the advancement of many diverse communities around the world. CI is dedicated to combustion research as a field of eminent societal importance ...

Dry Stone Walling Workshop

Date: 04-Aug-18 to 04-Aug-18
Location: United Kingdom
These workshops are a practical introduction to the heritage and the craft, of building walls using natural stone without mortar. In addition, you also receive an extensive discussion overview, packed with 'How to' tips and information regarding the construction of other dry stone walling features:- At the end of the workshops you will :- be able to safely and confidently, set out and construct a dry stone wall or other basic feature - understand DSW heritage and terminology used - distinguish various stone shapes, material and it's uses - We provide free for the workshop:- all materials, equipment, tools, eye protection, gloves, personal facilities, extensive selection of descriptive handouts/brochures and 'Certificates of Achievement' Ensure you wear suitable loose fitting outdoor ...

15th Annual Oncology Update CME Coverage of the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting

Date: 04-Aug-18 to 04-Aug-18
Location: Las Vegas / United States
Scripps Health's Oncology Update is a one-day educational course. Clinical experts in the fields of hematology and oncology will provide an overview of key findings from practice changing studies and the latest clinical data as presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Invited speakers will review exciting and important abstracts presented at the ASCO meeting and discuss their relevance to the clinical oncology practice.

Smashed Abs & AvoCardio - Workout & Brunch

Date: 04-Aug-18 to 04-Aug-18
Location: United Kingdom
Join me Thea Hudson Fitness and The Schoolhouse for a workout and brunch on Saturday 9th June at 8.00am for just £20! The ticket includes the workout, a meal from the brunch menu and a hot / soft drink. Kick start your weekend right!