Conferences on September 07, 2018

Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies - Johannesburg

Date: 04-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies http://www.infocusinternational.com/renewable Dates & Locations: 4 – 7 September 2018, Johannesburg 6 – 9 November 2018, Singapore Overview The course is designed to provide clear, independent and business-focused guidance on market opportunity and risk to those deploying, investing in or regulating renewable power projects. It is presented in language suited to non-engineering commercial executives and investors, so no prior knowledge is assumed or required. Presented throughout in an interactive and market-focused way, the course connects the multiple market environment factors that need to align in order that renewable power can scale up and integrate: from the business, system and policy environment to the project ...

Drug Development Conference to Meet the Challenge of Antimicrob. Resistance

Date: 04-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: Lisbon / Portugal
Conference Objectives Background: Antimicrobial drug resistance remains a pressing public health problem. There has been a resurgence in interest in tackling AMR. This conference focusses on the development of new antimicrobial agents for AMR. It is a multidisciplinary meeting that involves basic scientists, clinical academics, regulatory bodies, funding bodies and the pharmaceutical industry. Its scope stretches from chemistry to clinical development, from neonates to adults, from bacteria to fungi – all with a global perspective. The meeting is practical, interactive with plenty of time for networking. We will happily accept original data for poster and platform presentations. We are also especially interested in supporting young investigators and researchers from low to middle income ...

8th Edition PFS & Injectables Summit - San Diego | September 5-7

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: San Diego / United States
The 8th Edition PFS & Injectables Summit will return to San Diego this September, helping you to translate innovation into commercial advantage. The device market is rapidly evolving; design thinking with a human factor approach and the adoption of new injectable formats are vital in keeping ahead of competition. Through practical case studies, the 2018 meeting will delve further into these hurdles, allowing you to assess and evaluate your options to drive device development: - Address the opportunities and challenges of device R&D progression: the shift from PFS to autoinjectors to - Elevate your device usability and functionality through comprehensive human factors study and - The future of wearables and connected devices: what does it mean to your ...

Risk Model Validation - London

Date: 06-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Over the last few decades we have seen the use of quantitative risk models become a cornerstone of financial regulation. Financial institutions now have to determine capital buffers based on increasingly complex modelling techniques. In addition, the recent crisis has highlighted the need for rigorous and critical analysis of the application of such models and has displayed the need to assess the detrimental effects that the misuse of risk models can produce. With these challenges in mind, Risk Training is delighted to offer this specialist training course which has been designed to focus on the assessment of risk models in the context of concrete risk model implementation. There are numerous validation tools available, and the course will individually describe these tools and their ...

Gartner IT Sourcing, Procurement, Vendor & Asset Management Summit

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: Orlando / United States
IT Sourcing, Procurement, Financial, Vendor & Asset Management leaders are faced with a growing challenge to meet continuously changing IT & business needs. Proactive and more collaborative engagements with IT and business stakeholders is key to meeting this challenge. Continuous engagement is critical to identify and prioritize risks and opportunities, to influence at the right level, & to control costs & to drive successful business initiatives. Gartner IT Sourcing, Procurement, Vendor and Asset Management Summit 2018 is designed to help attendees: - Design a reliable roadmap to innovation, growth and profitability for IT and the business. - Define and cultivate roles and relationships and drive competitive advantage through collaboration. - Exploit IoT, AI, ...

Women in Leadership Workshop

Date: 07-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: Perth / Australia
This Women in Leadership workshop provides an in depth look at what it takes to increase women in leadership positions within organisations. The workshop provides an interactive, engaging experience delving in to how organisations can become Women in Leaderships champions. What does the workshop cover? Through 10 engaging, interactive sessions participants will: - Discuss the leadership gap between men and women - Learn about women in powerful positions - Discuss different traits associated with women in management - Understand the different barriers facing women in leadership positions - Learn about the benefits of having women in the leadership positions What is included in the workshop fee? - Morning, afternoon tea, lunch included - Workbook and Action Plan - Expert ...

IBA Europe-Caucasus-Asia Forum - September 2018

Date: 05-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: Almaty / Kazakhstan
Topics include: • Cross-border projects in the ECA region: avoiding mismatches • What standards of professional regulation investors/clients expect for their lawyers in the emerging markets: a gap between expectations and reality • Astana International Financial Center: new opportunities for investors in the ECA region • Mineral resource development: trends across the region • Data privacy regulations: local vs exterritorial laws - General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - the art of risk-management • How to become an arbitrator • Key pitfalls of Public-private partnership (PPP) projects in the emerging markets: why do you need a strong legal team • Procurement of legal services: quality, loyalty and conflict of interests

GENNEX - Minds without Limits

Date: 06-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Location: Switzerland
What do a Nobel Prize winner, a former Blue Angels pilot, a running shoe, an Olympic medalist and skydiving have to do with the Fourth Industrial Revolution, or with digital transformation? The answer is as simple as it is complex: everything. The changes that are leading toward the Fourth Industrial Revolution fall into three main categories: cultural and value changes, which include changes driven by Gen Y/X or by new purposes; business model evolutions, such as the sharing- and service-based economy; and lastly, the massive transformations taking place in the world of technology, including AI, robotics and related fields. So, what have the above-mentioned categories got to do with the three pillars of change management? Mindset! Therefore, the most critical aspect that a leader ...

Comedy vs. Nerds - Jokes about technology - Sept 7th 2018, Santa Monica

Date: 07-Sep-18 to 07-Sep-18
Comedy vs. Nerds is a stand up comedy show aimed at roasting all things Silicon Valley (or Silicon Beach) related. It started in San Francisco four years ago and is now bringing it’s twisted celebration of all things meme-able to the Westside Comedy Theater. Comedians joke about a range of absurdities such as a new app which makes engine noises in your Tesla (look it up), what the Google self driving car should do if it’s about to hit someone, and how to look smart in a meeting by asking the presenter to “go back a slide”. Our show will have the most straight-laced Bitcoiners laughing all the way to the server farm. Our comedians for Sept 7th are: Richard Sarvate (Punch Line Live Nation) Michael Makarov (SF Sketchfest) Griff Pippin (Vice) Jazmyn Washington (TruTV) Peet Guercio (MTV) ...

37th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society

Date: 06-Sep-18 to 08-Sep-18
Location: Helsinki / Finland
It is a great honour to host and organise the 37th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, which for the first time will take place in Helsinki, Finland on 6-8th September 2018. The conference will be held in the white marble and granit faced Finlandia Hall, an iconic building and a masterpiece created by our world famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto. The congress venue is situated beautifully in a park near the sea in the centre of Helsinki, in the vicinity of several hotels. Helsinki, which was established in 1550, is today a modern and urban city offering both historical experiences, as well as novel architectural surroundings. Situated close by the sea the nature is always present both on water and land. The Helsinki region offers many possibilities for ...