Conferences on May 28, 2013

RISSB Wheel Rail Interface Forum 2013

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
Location: Sydney / Australia
The wheel/rail interface is a complex system – one that benefits greatly from careful pre-engineering. There are significant benefits from properly addressing the wheel/rail interface, and serious consequences from allowing the interface to govern itself. Pre-engineering means making informed decisions based on engineering analysis during the design phase, when changes can be made economically. Solid engineering and planning during the design phase is far more cost effective than reactive maintenance and problem solving after the system is up and running This one day forum will review the fundamentals of what happens between wheel and rail before focusing on the practicalities of monitoring, interventions, maintenance, management and the critical importance of the interdisciplinary ...

Using your Risk Assessment to Develop a Disaster Recovery-Business Continuity Plan - Webinar By MentorHealth

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
Overview: When disaster strikes, are you prepared? Sounds simple enough, but what does being prepared really mean? From a DR-BC perspective it means that you have all the elements in place to recover from a disaster, be it manmade or natural, and you have tested and validated that plan to ensure that it will work as designed.

Calling all wine lovers: Her Highness hosts Toronto leg of Riesling & Co. World Tour

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
Winemakers and representatives from wineries throughout Germany will accompany the German Wine Queen, the country’s most prestigious wine ambassador, for the Toronto leg of the Riesling & Co. World Tour. Consumers can choose samplings from among more than 150 German wines, enjoy delicious food pairings and speak with German wine professionals including Queen Julia, Germany’s leading lady in the area of oenology and official emcee for the evening. When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Who: Julia Bertram, 2013 German Wine Queen Ulrike Lenhardt of the German Wine Institute Winemakers and representatives from wineries throughout Germany Why: To discover the flavours, attributes and facts surrounding German wines Where: Arcadian Loft, 401 Bay Street, ...

The Queen to meet her subjects: Riesling & Co. World Tour holds public tastings at King & Spadina LCBO

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
The German Wine Queen has requested an audience with her loyal wine lovers. As part of the Toronto leg of the Riesling & Co. World Tour, Wines of Germany and German Wine Queen Julia Bertram will host a wine sampling event at the LCBO at King & Spadina on Thursday, May 30. Consumers will have the chance to sample a selection of German wines with savoury cheese pairings in the company of the Queen. What: Riesling & Co. World Tour – Toronto When: Thursday, May 30, 2013 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Who: Julia Bertram, 2013 German Wine Queen Why: To discover the selection of German wines at the LCBO; learn about easy pairings, flavours, attributes and facts surrounding German wines; meet the reigning German Wine Queen, head global ambassador for German wines ...

Social Media in Transport

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
Location: Melbourne / Australia
From 8:30 am to 5:25 pm Summary: The Social Media in Transport 2013 Conference will examine the chances and challenges social media poses to the transport industry. Description: The one-day event offers the unique opportunity to discuss effective engagement policies directly with industry peers and learn from related best practice examples. Join us to discover how social media could offer the transport industry an unprecedented opportunity to: Engage with their customers and project stakeholders Deliver timely information about service disruptions and travel alternatives Stakeholder engagement in project delivery Recruiting staff And many more Speakers include: Emilie van de Graaf, Group Manager Smarter Mobility, Veolia Transdev Holly Hooper, Group ...

What is the role of Data and Safety Monitoring in Clinical Research Involving Human Subjects - When and How? - Webinar By MentorHealth

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
Overview: All Clinical Research protocols have a prominent safety monitoring plan as part of the overall research plan / protocol. This "plan" is to ensure the safety of participating subjects and to ensure the validity and integrity of the data.

Understanding Disinfectant Qualification Studies - How To Avoid Errors

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
This training on disinfectant qualification studies will discuss the many methods and variations used for disinfectant qualifications, the pitfalls in each method, the errors that can occur and how to identify them. It will show how you can translate the disinfectant qualification results to effective cleaning procedures and avoid FDA observations.

Construction Fraud - Ways to Identify them and Prevent them

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
This training on construction fraud prevention will discuss proven audits strategies and techniques for detecting and preventing common fraud and risk in construction activities. Attendees will also learn how to manage when fraud arises and the tips to effectively control construction costs.

Developing a Post-Approval Risk Management Strategy for Medical Devices

Date: 28-May-13 to 28-May-13
This medical device risk management webinar will discuss how to develop a Risk Management File in compliance with FDA and ISO 14971 requirements and what FDA will look for in risk evaluation and mitigation strategies (REMS) prior to or post approval of medical devices.

2nd Annual Global Sustainable Mining Summit

Date: 28-May-13 to 29-May-13
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
The 2nd Annual Global Sustainable Mining Summit brings together sustainability practitioners from across the globe to discuss, share, learn and interact on the new emerging challenges and innovative solutions that have made a difference in sustainable development in mining and help create advanced strategies to curb degradation that results from the mining process.