The Acoustical Society of America will hold its 177th meeting May 13-17, 2019 at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. This major scientific conference brings together interdisciplinary groups of researchers from many far-flung fields, including physics, medicine, music, psychology, architecture and engineering, to discuss their latest research. It will feature nearly 1,000 presentations on sound and its applications
The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Computer Human Interaction (SIGCHI) will hold its annual flagship conference, the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2019), in Glasgow, UK, on May 4-9, 2019. CHI is widely recognized as the most important global showcase for human-computer interaction.
At Formula Hybrid, students compete in aspects of design, acceleration, handling, and endurance of their vehicle and abide by a list of rules that focus on minimizing risk while preserving students' freedom to innovate. Formula Hybrid teams are faced with the additional challenge of optimizing both energy efficiency and sustainability of materials used in their cars. Founded by Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth, Formula Hybrid has been awarded one of the most coveted prizes in engineering education, the ABET Innovation Award.
Innovative breast cancer treatment will be discussed during the first ESMO Breast Cancer Congress in Berlin (May 2-4, 2019). Over 1500 breast cancer researchers and clinicians will meet to discuss basic, clinical and translational research, prevention and epidemiology -- all areas that have implications for treatment now and in the future.
April 24, 2019 in Tucson, Arizona: World-renowned neurobiologists and leaders in chemistry will discuss the brain circuits underlying acute and chronic pain, reward, motivation and addiction, as well as the development of chemical probes as potential novel therapies. The symposium is co-sponsored by the University of Arizona College of Medicine -- Tucson Department of Pharmacology and Interim Dean Irving Kron, M.D.