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Public Release: 14-Jul-2014
International Symposium on Combustion
Fuel efficiency, biofuels, climate change to be explored by world's leading combustion scientists
Nearly 1,500 of the world's foremost fuels and combustion scientists and engineers will gather in San Francisco on Aug. 3-8 for the 35th International Symposium on Combustion, a biennial event sponsored by the Combustion Institute and locally organized this year by Sandia National Laboratories that will examine issues related to climate change, fuel efficiency, biofuels integration with combustion engines and other topics.

Contact: Mike Janes
mejanes@sandia.gov
925-294-2447
DOE/Sandia National Laboratories

Public Release: 10-Jul-2014
21st World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression
Georgia State hosts national conference on aggression
More than 200 experts on aggression, who research issues ranging from child abuse to urban street violence, will attend the 21st World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression at the Loews Atlanta Hotel, July 15-19.

Contact: Leah Seupersad
lvh@gsu.edu
404-413-1354
Georgia State University

Public Release: 10-Jul-2014
IGARSS 2014
Professor Monique Bernier of INRS chairs IGARSS 2014
Professor Monique Bernier of Centre Eau Terre Environnement at INRS is chairing the joint organizing committee of the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium and the 35th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing, whose theme is Energy and Our Changing Planet. From July 13-18, 2014, over 1,800 participants from around the world are expected to attend the biggest symposium on remote sensing in the world.

Contact: Gisèle Bolduc
gisele.bolduc@adm.inrs.ca
418-654-2501
INRS

Public Release: 10-Jul-2014
American Chemical Society 248th National Meeting & Exposition
American Chemical Society meeting features hands-on family event, energy symposia
A special hands-on outreach program for children and their families exploring everyday chemistry and two symposia on energy (one on hydraulic fracturing and one on solar fuels) are among the presidential events at the American Chemical Society's (ACS') 248th National Meeting & Exposition next month. The gathering of the world's largest scientific society will be held in San Francisco August 10-14.

Contact: Michael Bernstein
m_bernstein@acs.org
202-872-6042
American Chemical Society

Public Release: 8-Jul-2014
American Chemical Society 248th National Meeting & Exposition
Highlights for 2014 national meeting of world's largest scientific society
Journalists registering for the American Chemical Society's (ACS') 248th National Meeting & Exposition this summer will have an abundance of material to mine for their news stories. Nearly 12,000 presentations are planned on a broad range of topics from health to the environment. The meeting, one of the largest scientific conferences of the year, will be held August 10-14 in San Francisco.

Contact: Michael Bernstein
m_bernstein@acs.org
202-872-6042
American Chemical Society

Public Release: 2-Jul-2014
2014 AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO
Press registration opens for the 2014 AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO
Registration is now open to journalists planning to cover the 2014 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO of the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, September 21 – 24 in Orlando, Florida.

Contact: Lindsey Walter
lwalter@entnet.org
703-535-3762
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Public Release: 2-Jul-2014
The ICIST-KAIST International Conference 2014
The ICIST-KAIST International Conference 2014 from August 4-8, 2014 in Korea
'Does science lead progress?' This thought-provoking question will be explored this summer, August 4-8, 2014, with hundreds of university students gathered from all around the world at the campus of the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), a leading science and technology university in Korea.

Contact: Lan Yoon
hlyoon@kaist.ac.kr
82-423-502-294
The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Public Release: 1-Jul-2014
I. E. Block Community Lecture: Search and Discovery in Human Networks
Exploring human nature through the social web
Over the last several years, the web has changed dramatically, both in the amount of content available and the nature of such content. In a free public lecture at the SIAM Annual Meeting in Chicago next week, MIT's Sep Kamvar will discuss how this technological shift has affected the possibilities in software, and how it might inform future work in search, data mining, and social computing.

Contact: Karthika Muthukumaraswamy
karthika@siam.org
267-350-6383
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Public Release: 30-Jun-2014
EMBO-EMBL Anniversary Science and Policy Meeting
EMBO and EMBL to host anniversary science and policy meeting
Scientists, politicians and policy makers will meet at the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg, Germany, on July 2-3 for the EMBO-EMBL Anniversary Science and Policy Meeting. The event will feature scientific talks from researchers, the participation of European science ministers, and sessions on policy issues such as excellence and inclusion.

Contact: Barry Whyte
barry.whyte@embo.org
EMBO

Public Release: 30-Jun-2014
2014 Partners' Forum
Global forum calls for urgent action to curb health inequities, cut maternal and child mortality
More than 800 leaders and public health experts from around the world opened a landmark two-day meeting in Johannesburg to review new data and call for accelerated action to improve maternal, newborn and child health. The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health 2014 Partners' Forum was opened by Graça Machel, Chair of PMNCH and African Ambassador for Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed.

Contact: Jenny Payne
jpayne@globalhealthstrategies.com
27-735-964-291
Global Health Strategies

Public Release: 29-Jun-2014
64th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting opened
The 64th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting has begun: At Lindau, Germany, 37 Nobel laureates Exchange with more than 600 Young scientists from 80 countries.

Contact: Christian Schumacher
christian.schumacher@lindau-nobel.org
49-838-227-73115
Lindau Meeting of Nobel Laureates

Public Release: 26-Jun-2014
54th ICAAC
54th ICAAC: Media registration now open
News media registration for the annual infectious diseases meeting of the American Society for Microbiology is now open. The 54th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy will be held September 5-9, 2014 at the Washington, DC Convention Center.

Contact: Garth Hogan
ghogan@asmusa.org
American Society for Microbiology

Public Release: 26-Jun-2014
2014 American Sociological Association Annual Meeting
Sociologists to explore economic inequality at annual meeting in San Francisco, Aug. 16-19
The conference will feature nearly 600 sessions and more than 3,600 studies covering such subjects as family, education, sex, health, religion, work, same-sex marriage, immigration, bullying, race, social media, crime, relationships, gender, technology, socioeconomics, children, disability, political participation, neighborhood life, substance abuse, climate change, and an abundance of others.

Contact: Daniel Fowler
pubinfo@asanet.org
202-527-7885
American Sociological Association

Public Release: 25-Jun-2014
Landscapes for People, Food and Nature in Africa
Major meeting to propose large-scale solutions to landscape challenges in Africa
How will African farmers deal with climate change? Can we preserve biodiversity while lifting millions of rural Africans out of poverty? What needs to be done to create healthy and prosperous African landscapes? An international conference to be held in Nairobi on 1-3 July 2014, entitled 'Landscapes for People, Food and Nature in Africa' will seek to answer these questions.

Contact: Daniel Kapsoot
D.Kapsoot@cgiar.org
254-072-573-3895
World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)

Public Release: 23-Jun-2014
The Dynamic Cell
Conference explores complex world of the dynamic cell
From mitosis to motors and microtubules -- the latest in science's understanding of the dynamic cell will be on show at a four-day conference in Cambridge, UK, this September. The Dynamic Cell -- a joint Biochemical Society and British Society of Cell Biology conference -- will feature more than 40 speakers discussing the latest research into the molecular biology that underpins key cellular processes.

Contact: Alastair Stewart
alastair.stewart@biochemistry.org
44-207-685-2401
Biochemical Society

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