Conferences on September 06, 2018

ECMOR XVI

Date: 03-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Barcelona / Spain
The ECMOR conferences started in Cambridge over 24 years ago and through a sequence of meetings in major European centres, continue a tradition of combining high-quality mathematical science with engineering applications. Researchers and engineers from industry, government and academia in an informal atmosphere to focus on key technical and mathematical challenges facing the oil industry. We invite all applied mathematicians and geoscientists to contribute to the technical programme, to share results, experiences and new ideas during the ECMOR conference. To complement the conference, an icebreaker reception will be organized as well as a conference dinner at a special location. All registered family members will also be invited to join the family member’s tour. Keep a close eye on ...

Congress FOOD 2030: Towards sustainable agri-food systems

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Stuttgart / Germany
It wants to contribute to solutions to the urgent challenges of the Agenda 2030, i.e. to end hunger, achieve food and nutrition security, and promote sustainable agriculture as formulated in the Sustainable Development Goal #2. Interconnected pressures from natural resource scarcity, climate change and population growth, systems of production and consumption in Europe and globally need fundamental changes. The call for concerted action and meaningful partnerships to address these challenges is greater than ever before. 
 The international and interdisciplinary meeting will foster discussions on innovative pathways for future food systems that are healthy, food secure, resilient and sustainable. It will also network researchers, policy makers, civil society and the private sector to ...

Crop Innovations and Regulations

Date: 04-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Barcelona / Spain
Join the crop protection and nutrition community in sunny Barcelona and gain insight into the latest regulatory policy and R&D advancements for effective Plant Protection Products, Biopesticides, Biostimulants and Agrochemical Formulations

ALM and Balance Sheet Optimisation, Amsterdam, September 2018

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Amsterdam / Netherlands
This course will help attendees understand the three main challenges within ALM; liquidity, interest rate risk and capital along with a focus on managing, integrating and optimising your balance sheets.

Machine Learning - London

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: United Kingdom
This course will be a technical look at machine learning and provide suggestions and strategies for integrating it within your organization. The multi-tutor format will provide attendees with an understanding of key theory, models, and more advanced tools in machine learning solutions through a quantitative approach that will also consider portfolio construction, trading, risk management and other business areas.

Machine Learning in Finance - Toronto 2018

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Toronto / Canada
The multi-tutor format will provide attendees with an understanding of key theory, models, and more advanced tools in machine learning solutions through a quantitative approach that will also consider portfolio construction, trading, risk management and other business areas.

Fundamental Review of the Trading Book - Toronto

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Toronto / Canada
This two day course will begin with an overview of FRTB as it stands in the Canadian market and how this compares with global progress and other regulations. The course continues with an overview of the banking and trading book boundary, modellable and non-modellable risk factors and a deep dive into the P&L attribution test and what this means for your company.

Model Risk Management - Amsterdam

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Amsterdam / Netherlands
Day one of the course will provide an in-depth look at how implementing technology effects the governance around models. Day one will end with a session on where we are in Europe with TRIM and the common challenges of its implementation.  Day two will start with a session on how to utilise machine learning for model innovation. There will then be an in-depth insight in to less established models including, compliance models, and treasury and product control models. The course will finish with two sessions on prudent value and modelling and a look at model risk in the future with data challenges and increasing regulation.

Microbiome Therapeutics US

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Boston / United States
Microbiome Therapeutics US brings together leading experts from across the human microbiome therapeutics field to explore the latest progress in finding the most effective route from microbiome drug discovery through to commercial success. The meeting provides the ultimate platform to get involved in the latest discussions with like-minded professionals surrounding the latest clinical trials, manufacturing and scale-up challenges, funding solutions and commercialization strategies to take these products to market. Join the likes of Flagship Pioneering, Siolta Therapeutics, Finch Therapeutics and many more to benchmark your end-to-end microbiome drug strategy with practical industry insights, case studies, shared experiences and lessons learned to help you stay ahead of the curve. Plus, ...

Xcelerate @ Biotech Week Boston

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 06-Sep-18
Location: Boston / United States
Be a part of the Biotech Week Boston ecosystem and register for an Xcelerate pass. This popular program taking place September 5-6, 2018 in Boston includes spotlight keynotes, a startup pitch competition, access to the Biotech Week Boston poster and exhibit hall, and numerous networking opportunities. If you care about life sciences and the people and issues driving the future, then you won't want to miss this event. Learn More About Xcelerate.