Marine science and coastal studies experts from around the world are in Sydney this week to discuss the various ways they are tackling the impact of climate change on our coastlines and oceans.
You are invited to attend the Society of Interventional Radiology's (SIR's) Annual Scientific Meeting, the world's most comprehensive meeting dedicated to education and research that directly benefits patients with innovative, image-guided, minimally invasive medicine.
Louisiana Tech University is joining forces with LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport to bring together biomedical researchers and experts from across the nation at the 32nd Annual Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference (SBEC 2016), March 11-13 at the Shreveport Convention Center.
Registration and abstract submission is now open for the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer's 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) set for Dec. 4-7, 2016, in Vienna, Austria. The WCLC is the world's largest meeting dedicated to lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, attracting more than 6,000 researchers, physicians and specialists from more than 100 countries.
402 young scientists from 80 countries will participate in the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting. They had successfully applied in a multi-stage international selection process, the results of which have now been announced. The meeting will take place from June 26 to July 1 in Lindau, Germany, and is dedicated to physics; a total of 30 laureates are expected to partake.
The programme for the 2016 European Geosciences Union conference (17-22 April, Vienna) is now online. The meeting attracts some 13,000 scientists and provides an opportunity for journalists to hear about the latest research in the Earth and space sciences. It features debates on sustainable development in the Arctic and on economic growth and climate change. Press conferences include presentations on detecting nuclear explosions and on the latest developments from ESA's Asteroid Impact Mission, among other topics.
Today, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation held the fifth annual Accelerating Cancer Cures Research Symposium. The yearly meeting is designed to encourage collaboration between cancer researchers in industry and their counterparts in academia in order to overcome many of the issues that currently impede progress against cancer. Hosted by Celgene, the meeting included academic researchers from top universities and research institutions as well as scientists from Celgene, Eli Lilly and Company, Genentech, Merck, Pfizer, and Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Co.