University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) participates in the seventeenth edition of the Madrid Science Week with more than thirty activities (all free-of-charge) that will offer a first-hand knowledge of the Institution's R&D+i program. IMDEA Networks is collaborating with UC3M in the staging of a multimedia, theatrical and informative show that explores the effects of 5G technology in our everyday lives. The show will held on November 7th in the Auditorium of the UC3M.
Catherine Woteki, former Under Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture will be the opening speaker for the Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting in Tampa, Fla. The presentation will be held Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at 6:15 PM. The meeting is sponsored by the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and the Soil Science Society of America.
The 24th annual ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2017), a flagship conference on computer and network security, will be held from October 30 through November 3 in Dallas, Texas. CCS 2017, organized by ACM's Special Interest Group on Security, Audit and Control (SIGSAC), brings together leading information security researchers, practitioners, developers, and users to discuss a range of topics including secure hardware, implementing cryptosystems securely, adversarial machine learning, and privacy-preserving applications.
Insilico Medicine, a leader in the field of artificial intelligence, will present at the Singularity University Exponential Medicine Program in San Diego on Wednesday November 8 in Session XVIII - Future of Pharma.
The dangers of pseudoscience and quackery in healthcare will come under scrutiny later this year at a ground-breaking international summit in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Numerous high-profile health and science communication experts will gather at the International Summit on Quackery and Pseudoscience to explore how science communication efforts by the media, scientists, health regulators and governments can counter the impact of pseudoscience and advance the use of evidence-based healthcare practices.
Educators looking to gain the inspiration and tools they need to teach all students to become literate in computer science and to ready the next generation of engineers, coders and industry visionaries will gather at UMass Lowell on Saturday, Oct. 28 for a first-of-its-kind conference.
The Society of Interventional Radiology is holding its Annual Scientific Meeting March 17-22, 2018, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, Calif. SIR 2018 brings together more than 5,000 interventional radiology physicians, fellows, trainees and related health care professionals to explore innovations in image-guided treatments and share groundbreaking research that may help solve some of today's toughest medical problems. Visit sirmeeting.org to register.
For interested media, Entomology 2017 is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to gain access to the world's brightest minds on a multitude of insect-related topics such as pollinator health, vector-borne disease, agricultural and urban pest management, forest ecology, invasive species, global biodiversity, and more.
The UT Health San Antonio Cancer Center, the American Association for Cancer Research, and Baylor College of Medicine will be hosting the 2017 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 5-9, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.
Returning to Newport, R.I., for the 12th year, the Annual Summit of the NorthEast Cerebrovascular Consortium (NECC) will take place on Oct. 26-27 at the Newport Marriott. The two-day event is hosted by the NECC in conjunction with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and provides evidence-based education through keynote presentations, breakout sessions, poster presentations, and networking opportunities for professionals in the cerebrovascular field.
A national conference to highlight findings from the latest research on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of alcohol and other substance misuse among girls and women, with special emphasis on strategies to prevent HIV infection/progression and substance-exposed pregnancies.
The 5th Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF) concluded in an appropriate fashion on September 29, at Heidelberg Castle, with its future firmly intact. In 2012, the idea of the HLF was born as a five-year experiment, which materialized with the first event in September of 2013. This year, the experiment officially became a fixture with the signing of a contract extension between the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation (HLFF) and the award-granting institutions.
NYSCF's 12th Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference convenes global leaders in translational stem cell and neuroscience research to present their latest work towards new treatments and cures for the most devastating diseases and injuries currently facing the world. The two-day conference features discussions on transformative new technologies in the field, how to get new research into the clinic for patients, and challenges in the regenerative medicine field as well as disease area-specific panels.
ICCV is the premier international computer vision event comprising the main conference and several co-located workshops and tutorials.
The Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center will host over 200 leading clinicians, physicists and researchers in the growing field of proton therapy at the 4th Annual Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group North-America (PTCOG-NA) Conference, being held Oct. 23-25, 2017 at the Swissôtel Chicago. Conference participants will share the latest clinical, scientific and industrial developments in particle beam therapy, an advanced form of radiation therapy using beams of protons to destroy cancer cells and diseased tissue.
It was first thought that the brain was separate from other organs and functions in the body, but more and more we are seeing research revealing a connection between our brains and the rest of our body. One such connection is between our brain and our gut, directly impacting our mind, mood and microbiome. But what do these connections mean and how do they each influence each other? Can your gut health affect depression and anxiety?
OFC is pleased to announce the outstanding lineup of innovative keynote speakers for 2018 in San Diego.
This is an invitation to attend the World Hepatitis Summit 2017 which is being held in São Paulo, Brazil from 1 -3 November. The Summit is hosted by the Government of Brazil, who has championed the elimination of hepatitis on the world stage, and is co-organized by the World Health Organization and World Hepatitis Alliance.
The latest research in analytics for college and professional hockey -- and for sports in general -- will be explored at the third annual Rochester Institute of Technology Hockey Analytics Conference.
The Graphene Flagship's international workshops aim to promote stong global links in graphene research. To strengthen trans-Atlantic relationships in graphene and related materials (GRMs) research, researchers from the US and Europe will meet in Arlington, Va. between 23-25 October for the US-EU 2D Workshop. Co-organized by the US National Science Foundation (NSF) and the European research initiative Graphene Flagship, this meeting is a platform for discussion of common challenges and opportunities for new collaborations.