ESMO 2017 will take place 8 - 12 September in Madrid, Spain, in collaboration with EACR. It will be a truly integrated congress, bringing together researchers and clinicians to help bridge the gap between innovation and clinical implementation in cancer care.
Geoscientists in the North American Rocky Mountain region and beyond will convene on June 9-10 in Calgary, Ontario, Canada, to discuss new science, expand on existing science, and explore the unique geologic features of the region. Keynote talks will feature Jeff Freymueller (Director of EarthScope) and Dave Eaton (Director of Canadian Cordillera Array) in addition to local emergency management personnel telling stories of their experiences with the 2013 floods and 2016 Fort McMurray fires.
Journalists may now apply for press credentials for the American Chemical Society's 254th National Meeting & Exposition, one of the largest scientific conferences of the year. It will be held Aug. 20-24, 2017, in Washington, D.C.
Twenty Ohio high school students were selected to attend the Ohio Supercomputer Center's 28th annual Summer Institute, June 4-16 at The Ohio State University. These academically gifted students will investigate complex science and engineering problems while discovering the many career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.
The world leaders in the field of resistive random access memories (RRAM), the most promising technology for future high-density information storage, will meet in Suzhou (China) on June 12th-13th. Confirmed attendants are H.-S. Philip Wong (Stanford University), Wei Lu (University of Michigan) and Ming Liu (IMECAS).
For the fifth time, the 'Helmholtz-Nature Medicine Diabetes Conference' will attract numerous top international researchers to Munich. The event, which is initiated by the Helmholtz Zentrum München and Nature Medicine, will be held in Lenbach Palais from Sept. 17-19, 2017, and offers journalists a good opportunity for background discussion and interviews.
360 young economists from 66 nations will participate in the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences together with Laureates of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. The meeting will take place on Aug. 22-26, 2017 in Lindau, Germany, on Lake Constance.
National Research University Higher School of Economics, in cooperation with the global online learning platform Coursera, is holding eLearning Stakeholders and Researchers Summit 2017 (eSTARS) -- the international conference focused on scientific and practical aspects of online education on Oct. 10-11, 2017, in Moscow.
As the prevalence of liver disease continues to rise across the world, the growing number of people impacted by cirrhosis, liver cancer, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, is the focus of more than 1,700 of the world's leading liver disease experts.
The Canadian Association for Neuroscience is pleased to announce it will hold its eleventh annual meeting in Montreal, Canada, from May 28-31. The meeting will gather neuroscientists from Canada and around the world and offer the chance to share their research on the brain and nervous system. The scope of topics to be presented is wider than ever, ranging from the mechanistic to the clinical.
As the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) today celebrates its 75 year history improving care for older adults, Past AGS President and veteran geriatrics researcher James T. Pacala, MD, MS, AGSF, will highlight where geriatrics has been and where it has yet to go in a special 75th Anniversary Lecture at the AGS 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting, taking place this week in San Antonio, Texas.
Holographic cardiac imaging and other innovations will be showcased at the EHRA EUROPACE - CARDIOSTIM 2017 in Vienna, Austria.
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging's 2017 Annual Meeting will be held in Denver, Colorado, June 10-14. It will bring together more than 5,000 physicians, technologists, scientists and exhibitors from around the globe to share and learn about cutting-edge research, advance their knowledge through continuing education sessions, and network.
Physicians and leaders from NewYork-Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine will attend the 2017 American Psychiatric Association (APA) annual meeting in San Diego, Calif. from May 20 - 24. NewYork-Presbyterian, in collaboration with its affiliated medical schools, Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine, is the No. 3 hospital in the nation for psychiatry, according to U.S. News & World Report. The hospital has consistently ranked among the top five hospitals for psychiatry over the last decade.
Many elements are required for making the energy system more sustainable. Among them are smart solar storage systems, smartly interconnected energy grids, and electricity-based synthetic fuels (e-fuels). KIT studies this technologies and will present findings and outlooks at the Intersolar exhibition The topics covered will be the Helmholtz 'Energy Lab 2.0' research platform, the 'SafetyFirst' project for efficient home storage systems, and experience from the operation of Germany's largest solar power storage park for research.
Registration opens today for the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), which will highlight advances in cancer research and clinical care involving radiation therapy, also known as radiotherapy.
Join thought leaders from the scientific community and FDA scientists as they present their cutting-edge work at FDA's White Oak Campus in Silver Spring, MD . FDA experts highlight the science conducted at the Agency and demonstrate how FDA's research informs our regulatory decision-making and scientific activities. The FDA Science Forum will be held May 31 through June 1. Open to the public, select media interview opportunities available. Free registration at: www.fda.gov/scienceforum.
Save the date: May, 23, 2017 ATS rally to highlight recent proposals that would significantly impact research funding and public health priorities.
Sleep clinicians and scientists from around the world will present new research and discuss the latest developments in clinical sleep medicine and circadian science at SLEEP 2017, the 31st annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies LLC (APSS), June 4-7, 2017, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.
Around 500 astronomers and space scientists will gather at the University of Hull, from 2 - 6 July, for the Royal Astronomical Society National Astronomy Meeting (NAM 2017). The conference is the largest regular professional astronomy and space science event in the UK and will see leading researchers from around the world presenting the latest work in a variety of fields.
From May 17 to 19, the United Nations University (UNU-FLORES), the Technische Universität Dresden and the Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development will be hosting the Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC2017) in the Deutsches Hygiene Museum Dresden. The approximately 400 participants will exchange views on projects and solutions for the sustainable management of environmental resources. The main speakers are renowned experts from international research institutions and world associations.
Over 300 world-class scientists from 40 countries will meet at the Congress of SUITMA-9 (Soils of Urban, Industrial, Traffic, Mining and Military Areas) at the RUDN University (Moscow, Russia). In 2017 for the first time it will be held in the capital of Russia. The Congress is titled 'Urbanization as a Threat and Opportunity for Soil Functions and Ecosystem Services,' which is especially important in the Year of Ecology in Russia.
From May 15th to 17th the New York Academy of Sciences in partnership with the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America will host the 13th International Conference on Myasthenia Gravis and Related Disorders. The conference convenes every five years and is the preeminent gathering of basic scientists and clinical researchers to discuss, disseminate, and highlight the advances and challenges of therapies for myasthenia gravis (MG) and related autoimmune diseases.
The agenda for the TVT (Transcatheter Valve Therapies) is now available online: http://www.crf.org/tvt/the-conference/agenda. TVT 2017 is a practical three-day course featuring the latest research and state-of-the-art techniques for transcatheter aortic and mitral valve therapies. For 10 years, TVT has provided healthcare professionals with the latest advances, tools, and techniques for the treatment of valvular heart disease using nonsurgical procedures.
Geoscientists from the North American Cordilleran region will convene in Honolulu, Hawai'i, on May 23-25, to discuss new science, expand on existing science, and explore the unique geologic features of the region. Topics include hazards, geoarchaeology, water resources and water quality, geothermal exploration, and the application of emerging technologies to the geosciences. The meeting will also address the geology of Mars and volcanism on other planets.