The University of Southampton's world-leading achievements in autonomous systems and artificial intelligence will be celebrated at a special event in London next week to mark the inaugural lecture of Professor Nick Jennings, who has been awarded a Regius Professorship in Computer Science.
Israel has solved its own water problems, using desalinization, comprehensive water management and cutting edge technology. Can its experts help officials and landowners solve their drought issues? This conference features the top Israel water experts and key California water officials -- June 11 at the Sacramento City Hall
The University of Southampton's Web Science Institute is celebrating its first anniversary at a special event in London on Monday, June 8.
Stanford Ph.D. candidate Cassandra Brooks will take part in a conference on Antarctic biodiversity in Monaco from June 8-10.
The Ocean Modeling Forum, a collaboration between the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at University of Washington and NOAA Fisheries, is trying something very rare -- bringing together multiple science models and people who care about a particular ocean resource or fishery to decide what's most important for its vitality and the communities it serves. The group will kick off its second project June 8-10 in Richmond, British Columbia, with a summit focusing on the Pacific herring fishery.
Jin-Soo Kim, director of the Center for Genome Editing at the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) will host a session titled 'CRISPR Genome Editing in Medicine and Biotechnology' at the upcoming World Conference for Science Journalists (WCSJ) to be held in Seoul, South Korea at Coex from June 8-12.
The 2015 Ross Prize in Molecular Medicine will be awarded to Dr. Lewis C. Cantley for his critical discoveries regarding signaling pathways in cancer cells. Dr. Cantley discovered the phosphoinositide 3-kinases (PI3K), which are critical for cell growth, proliferation, and survival. Following this discovery, he demonstrated that activity-enhancing mutations in PI3K were present in several types of human cancer, and he continued to investigate small molecule inhibitors of PI3K that are now approved for use in the treatment of cancer.
The 2015 Silicon Valley Energy Summit features talks by NREL Director Dan Arvizu, former Treasury Secretary George Shultz, Navy Assistant Secretary Dennis McGinn and other top U.S. energy leaders.
Journalists can register now to attend Europe's premier cancer congress: the European Cancer Congress in Vienna, Austria, from Friday 25 to Tuesday 29 September 2015.
Cleveland Clinic Children's will host its second annual Pediatric Innovation Summit June 11-13, 2015, at the Global Center for Health Innovation in Cleveland. Designed to promote the professional development of physicians and health-care providers, the event will explore the current state of pediatric care and the cutting-edge medical advancements transforming the research and treatment of childhood diseases.
Chief of Naval Research Rear Adm. Mat Winter will address innovators, technology experts and hundreds of leading small businesses June 1 at this year's Navy Opportunity Forum in Crystal City, Virginia, sponsored by the Navy's Small Business Innovation Research program. The forum is a busy intersection where many partnerships are pursued by military, industry, small business leaders and academia to develop leading-edge technologies for warfighters needing innovative, affordable solutions to defense and security problems.
On May 28 and 29, 2015 at Palácio Foz in Lisbon, the US-Portugal Partnerships sponsored by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia will hold their first Joint Conference and Exhibition on Fostering Science and Innovation Ecosystems.
The cardiovascular nursing event of the year is heading south to Croatia. EuroHeartCare is the official annual meeting of the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions of the European Society of Cardiology. The 2015 meeting is held in collaboration with the Croatian Association of Cardiology Nurses.
The American Diabetes Association is happy to share the press conference schedule for our upcoming 75th Scientific Sessions, the world's foremost meeting on diabetes, being held June 5-9, 2015 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston.
The Joint Conference on Serious Games takes place on June 3-4. The event -- which is a combination of the Sixth International Conference on Serious Games Development and the Fifth GameDays Conference -- is chaired by Professor Minhua Ma, who is Director of Internationalization in the University of Huddersfield's School of Art, Design and Architecture.
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology will present its energy research activities at the international conference 'EST 2015 - Energy, Science, and Technology.' KIT's research focuses on renewable energies, energy efficiency as well as on energy and storage systems. From May 20 to 22, 2015, presentations, posters, exhibits, and excursions will provide insight into the state of the art of interdisciplinary research and coming innovations in the energy sector.
The 2015 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) -- the leading conference for research on Semantic Web topics -- comes to Lehigh University, Oct. 11-15, 2015. The annual event is overseen by the Semantic Web Science Association, a non-profit that promotes the exchange of scholarly work in Semantic Web and related fields throughout the world.
The Office of Naval Research will showcase several unmanned autonomous vehicles, as well as other technologies for the future force, May 21-25 at Fleet Week New York.
Yale Cancer Center researchers will be presenting abstracts at the 2015 ASCO Annual Conference May 29-June 2 in Chicago and available for interviews. Highlights include: new response/survival data for immunotherapy for bladder and lung cancers; advances in small cell lung cancer; exercise and quality of life for cancer survivors; expanding indications for checkpoint blockade.
Approximately 700 leading neuroscientists from across Canada and around the world will be in Vancouver from May 24 to 27 for the 9th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Neuroscience (CAN). The Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health (DMCBH) has partnered with CAN and Science World British Columbia to host a series of events on May 23 to engage the public with the newest in brain health research. Public events will take place on Saturday, May 23 at TELUS World of Science in Vancouver.
The Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology is proud to host our symposium 'Looking in the Right Direction: Carl Woese and the New Biology' from September 19-20, 2015, to mark the renaming of our Institute. The symposium will highlight not only some of the historical aspects of work on microbiology, evolution and molecular biology as researched by Carl Woese and colleagues, but also some of the most exciting modern research directions that have been inspired or impacted by his work and ideas.
Sleep clinicians and scientists from around the world will discuss current practices in sleep medicine and the latest findings in sleep and circadian research at SLEEP 2015, the 29th annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies LLC (APSS), which will be held June 7-10 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle.
From May 27-29 the TECNALIA center for applied research will be gathering together at the Kursaal Conference Centre in Donostia-San Sebastian the main European experts involved in innovation in solutions for façades. Over three days the conference will become a meeting point to get to know about the latest trends in the sector, products, solutions and market success stories, thanks to the participation of 70 top international experts.
Journalists may now apply for press credentials for the American Chemical Society's 250th National Meeting & Exposition, one of the largest scientific conferences of the year. It will be held Aug. 16-20 in Boston.
Registration for IBCD 2015, Innovation and Biomarkers in Cancer Drug Development, is now open. This first of its kind joint meeting organized by the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer, the United States National Cancer Institute, the European Medicines Agency and the American Association for Cancer Research, IBCD 2015 will be held Dec. 3-4, 2015, at the Square Brussels Meeting Centre.