Conferences on March 20, 2013

Global Iron Ore

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Perth / Australia
In a time of flux and uncertainty it’s more important than ever to have the latest expert analysis and insights into possible market and industry developments. The Global Iron Ore Conference always attracts the most respected market experts from across the globe who give their views and opinions into new opportunities and threats. Join hundreds of iron ore executives, financiers, engineering firms, industry suppliers and many more under the one roof for two days of discussion, debate and private meetings. Come and hear the most up to the minute forecasts and analysis of iron ore prices and their trends, the outlook for growth from China and the rest of the world, insights into steel demand and production in China, new supply contributions from Africa, and the very latest information on ...

Iron Ore - Improving mining process and beneficiation effectiveness

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Perth / Australia
This event is new for 2013 and will be co-located with The 16th annual Global Iron Ore & Steel Conference . Delegates of the Iron Ore process and beneficiation conference will join the opening plenary session of the 16th annual Global Iron Ore event, which includes presentations on the global economic scenario, the outlook for the industry and the keynote address by Greg Lilleyman, President Pilbara Operations, Rio Tinto. The Iron Ore process and beneficiation conference will look into how you can improve the processing of lower grade magnetite and high impurity ore deposits to maximize your profits. Key areas that will be covered include technological innovation, ore characterisation methods and developing & implementing the right infrastructure for the ore body.

2nd Annual Global Human Asset Expansion in Mining

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: London / United Kingdom
As the mining industry continues to grow, the demand for skilled and qualified professionals is outstripping it's supply. Mining companies need to focus on retaining their trained workforce. The key issue facing the global mining industry is the challenge of managing people, as a result of fundamental changes in new work forms and employment relations in recent times. The '2nd Annual Global Human Asset Expansion In Mining 2013' has taken a fresh approach this year, keeping in mind very serious human resource issues in the mining guild. The second edition will once again bring together HR leaders & practitioners from global mining firms on a single platform to deliberate & brainstorm the diverse challenges of human resource management.

3rd Commercial Farm Africa

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Accra / Ghana
Into Africa - Building Local Markets, Improving Farm Productivity & Increasing ROI!" •Climate change and the impact on global agriculture market •Investment opportunities & land utilization in Ghana, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Nigeria, Cote D'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Liberia & etc •Experience sharing by farm operators in Africa •Focus on: Sugar, Corn, Rice, Cassava, Palm, Bioenergy Crops & Rubber •Transforming small-holders farm and management of out-growers scheme •Infrastructure development and access to markets •Management and access to input materials •Securing funding for agri-investment

Iron Ore – Improving Mining Process & Beneficiation Effectiveness

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Perth / Australia
Iron Ore – Improving Mining Process & Beneficiation Effectiveness is a specialised event that will be co-located with the Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference. After registration you will join the opening plenary session of the 16th annual Global Iron Ore & Steel Conference which includes presentations on the global economic scenario, the outlook for the industry and our keynote address by Greg Lilleyman, President Pilbara Operations, Rio Tinto. You will then progress to the adjoining conference room to attend the dedicated technical conference agenda for mining process and beneficiation effectiveness. The event will look into how you can improve the processing of lower grade magnetite and high impurity ore deposits to maximize your profits. Key topics that the ...

Customer Relations in Rail Conference 2013

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Sydney / Australia
ARA Customer Relations in Rail Forum will identify the strengths and weaknesses in rail’s current relationships with its customers, examine the needs of the customer in both freight and passenger operations, and develop strategies to meaningfully engage our customer base. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from, and network with, rail industry leaders, rail customers plus customer relationship experts across a variety of customer-centric organisations. Some key discussion areas will include: • Why better customer relations is the next big challenge for the rail industry to conquer • The true cost of inadequate customer relations – What does it mean for your business? • Understanding the intricacies of your customers’ business in order to create value – For them! • Methods ...

ProcureCon HealthCare 2013

Date: 19-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Zurich / Switzerland
ProcureCon Healthcare 2013 is Europe's only dedicated <a href=”http://www.wbresearch.com/procureconpharma/home.aspx “>procurement event</a> for CPOs working in the healthcare sector to benchmark on high level <a href=”http://www.wbresearch.com/procureconpharma/home.aspx”>pharmaceutical procurement strategy</a> within their industry. The only event in Europe where <a href=”http://www.wbresearch.com/procureconpharma/SponsorshipOpportunities.aspx “procurement leaders </a> from pharmaceutical, generic, biotech and medical device companies can benchmark on high level strategy, <a href=”http://www.wbresearch.com/procureconpharma/dayone.aspx”>procurement methods</a> and <a href=”http://www.wbresearch.com/procureconpharma/daytwo.aspx”>Strategic ...

Order and Chaos: Crisis Management and the Challenges of the Extreme and Rare Event

Date: 20-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: London / United Kingdom
This one-day seminar offers an insight into fundamental issues of crisis management that will be immediately relevant to anyone involved in corporate, commercial, NGO or governmental CM activities. Going beyond the normal understanding of CM matrixes and response options, the information offered on the programme comes from the cutting edge of academic research and practitioner experience, and will give all attendees a real understanding of how the issues covered in the programme will give them and their organisations a genuine advantage in developing organisational crisis cognition as well as effective, and highly robust, CM capabilities. For more information about this unique and timely event, please visit http://www.smi-online.co.uk/crisis-management7.asp Alternatively, contact James ...

Maintenance Reserve training seminar

Date: 20-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
Location: Paris / France
This seminar will also cover lease language, reserve draw-down rates and re-delivery as well as discuss the various aircraft/engine types and reserves. It will be of value to anyone involved in aircraft asset management or leasing and who wish to gain a further understanding of the topic or to practice working out calculations. • Do you know why there are maintenance reserves. • Learn how to calculate and determine maintenance reserves • Find out what accrual rates should be set • What is the purpose of maintenance reserves • Find out what you need to know and how to put it into practice. • Learn what is reserved and why? • Find out what you need to know and how to put it into practice.

7th Clinical Billing & Research Compliance

Date: 17-Mar-13 to 20-Mar-13
The 7th Annual Clinical Billing and Research Compliance event was—hands down—the best clinical research billing event on the market to ensure you get the most from your conference budget investment. With over 5 years of history, 3 full days of sessions, case studies, vendor demos, networking, and more, it was the one event that anyone who deals with clinical research billing can’t miss. Examine and Discuss Pressing Issues Surrounding Clinical Billing & Research Compliance such as: Research Risk Assessment and Development of an Annual Compliance Work Plan Conducting Medicare Coverage Analysis - Three Differing Institutional Perspectives Effective Commuincation with Difficult Physicians How Will HITECH Affect Your Research Program? Risk Management as a ...