Keystone Symposia will convene the first conference of its 2016-2017 season and the first in its 2016-17 Global Health Series -- on 'Translational Vaccinology for Global Health' -- at the Park Plaza Riverbank in London, UK, Oct. 25-29, 2016. The sessions begin on Wednesday, Oct. 25; the afternoon session that day will be held jointly with the closing session of the Grand Challenges conference for that program's grantees.
Discover the latest Earth and space science news at the 49th annual AGU Fall Meeting this December, when about 24,000 attendees from around the globe are expected to assemble for the largest worldwide conference in the Earth and space sciences. This year, the meeting runs from Monday through Friday, Dec. 12-16, 2016, at the Moscone Center, 747 Howard St., San Francisco, Calif.
Scientists are working to develop a new arsenal of interventions to address an assortment of new and re-emerging infectious disease threats. Thousands of these disease experts will gather in Atlanta for the 65th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, the world's largest gathering of tropical medicine experts. Opening the conference is Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, the Director General of the Pan-American Health Organization and a leader of the global fight against the Zika outbreak.
Management alternatives may maintain crop sustainability
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) is the annual scientific symposium of CRF and the world's premier educational meeting specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine. Now in its 28th year, TCT features major medical research breakthroughs and gathers leading researchers and clinicians from around the world to present and discuss the latest evidence-based research in the field.
Although small in acreage planted, they have high nutritional and environmental value.
Agronomists often face competing challenges of increasing yields to support an ever-growing population, while reducing environmental impact of food production. The 'Sustainable Intensification Research: Assessing Multiple Biophysical and Socioeconomic Outcomes' symposium planned at the Resilience Emerging from Scarcity and Abundance ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ, will address this important topic.
Rochester Institute of Technology is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Optical Society, locally and nationally, with a symposium featuring women scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs working in optics and photonics. RIT associate professor Jie Qiao, founder and chair of WiSTEE Connect (Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Entrepreneurship), collaborated with the OSA Foundation to organize the international symposium 'Global Women of Light.'
We are pleased to inform you of the symposium 'Emerging Sciences and a Changing World: EU-Japan in Transition' to be held on Nov. 8, 2016, at Vrije Universiteit Brussel. This is the 7th Kobe University Brussels European Centre and this year's symposium is jointly organized with VUB. During the event, the latest collaborations between Japan and EU in Data Science, Cultural Diversity, Migration and Security, and Particle Physics will be introduced by prominent researchers from Japanese and EU institutions.
International Year of Pulses highlights the role of sustainable crops and nutritious foods.
New frontiers of soil and plant sciences may grow crops in space.
On Oct. 27-30, the Society for Research in Child Development will hold a Special Topic Meeting titled, 'Technology and Media in Children's Development.' Developmental researchers, media researchers, and professionals will come together for an intellectual and interdisciplinary exchange on media and technology and their impact on children.
Th conference tour tells the story of desert resilience.
The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) invites all journalists to attend its 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting -- the country's largest interdisciplinary conference in the field of aging -- from November 16 to 20 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Media representatives may register free of charge.
The call for abstracts opens Friday, Sept. 30, for the second annual Optimal Aging Conference, hosted by the University of Louisville Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging in partnership with the Kentucky Association for Gerontology. The conference will be held June 11-13, 2017, at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville.
Louisiana Tech University is preparing for the launch of the 2016-2017 edition of its highly-popular New Frontiers in Biomedical Research seminar series, featuring interdisciplinary collaborations and research discussions with some of the nation's most renowned scientists and speakers.