Conferences on March 12, 2014

Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference 2014

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: Perth / Australia
The annual AJM Global Iron Ore and Steel Conference is the world's largest gathering of iron ore executives. The conference always attracts the most respected market experts from across the world, who give their views and opinions into the industry opportunities, challenges and threats. High Level industry panellists from organisations include: BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, Fortescue Metals Group, Citigroup, Atlas Iron Limited, BC Iron Limited and many more. The program for 2013 will be no different with over 30 industry panellists discussing: • The outlook for iron ore and steel prices in the coming quarter • The perspective on iron ore industry from Australia’s major producers • Iron ore pricing and the implications for miners, traders and steel mills • The China factor in iron ore ...

Waste Management Oman

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: Muscat / Oman
Waste Management is one of the most serious challenges faced by all countries across Middle East. The high rate of population growth, urbanization, migration, industrial growth and economic expansion has led to tremendous increase in solid waste generation in the region. Interestingly, per capita solid waste generation in GCC countries is one of the highest worldwide. The gross urban waste generation from Middle East countries has risen to more than 150 million tons per annum which is posing serious environmen- tal and public health hazards. Oman now has one of the highest rates of waste generation per capita in the world, around 1.6kg/day. Currently all forms of waste, be it bio degradable or plastic and other hazardous material is being buried into landfills and even the engineered ...

Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF)

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
GRIF is the inaugural event for the restaurant and hospitality community. It is the meeting place for investors, hoteliers, owners, lenders, F&B brands, restaurant concepts, franchisors, franchisees, suppliers and other key industry professionals across the region to gain confidence in the market and share best practices with the industry. Taking place on 11-12 March in Dubai it promises to be a pioneering new event, giving attendees a place of focus to catch up with their industry peers, assess the state of the industry and create a community and platform to sow the deals for the coming year.

Control Room Design and Operations Conference 2014

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Control Rooms Design and Operations 2014 will focus on streamlining operations that are not considered by the business to be core but in fact are vital for the effective operations of a company, especially in the case of the many organisations that are presenting at this event. How effective design, of not only the physical space but the screens and the data interface, will be considered through discussions around human factors and ergonomics. How the operations of a control function is efficiently managed from alarm management and response, to designing shifts, to managing fatigue, to recruiting, will be explored. Controlling costs through effective design and efficient operations is your responsibility and techniques and approaches to help you achieve this can be learnt by attending ...

The Future of European Rail: Infrastructure Summit

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Europe’s leading strategic rail conference now features The European Rail Infrastructure Summit, bringing together senior infrastructure managers, operations directors and investors to discuss the challenges of efficient investment, ensuring network safety and promoting resilience and interoperability. Delegates will have the opportunity to meet senior decision makers from across the European rail sector through a variety of networking opportunities. Top Speakers Include: - Ilona Dávid, Chief Executive Officer, MAV - Alain Barbey, Chief Executive Officer, TGV Lyria - Paul Dirix, Chief Operating Officer, ProRail - Dr Thomas Kaufmann, Principle Administrator, Unit European Single Rail Area, DG MOVE, European Commission

The Future of European Rail: Passenger Summit

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Europe’s leading strategic rail conference now features The European Rail Passenger Summit, bringing together senior strategists and passenger operations directors to discuss the challenges of competing in a liberalising European rail market. Topics on the agenda will include the latest customer experience strategies from national rail operators and open access competitors, updates on the progress of the Fourth Rail Package and end-to-end ticketing. Delegates will have the opportunity to meet senior decision makers from across the European rail sector through a variety of networking opportunities. Top Speakers Include: - Ilona Dávid, Chief Executive Officer, MAV - Alain Barbey, Chief Executive Officer, TGV Lyria - Alberto Mazzola, Senior VP for International Affairs, FS Italiane ...

Medtrade Spring

Date: 10-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Medtrade Spring is the second largest (Medtrade is the largest) tradeshow in the U.S. focused exclusively on the home medical equipment market. Medtrade Spring is designed to give today's providers the highest quality educational, networking and advocacy opportunities and the largest selection of HME products under one roof. Medtrade Spring 2014 Mandalay Bay Convention Center Las Vegas, NV Expo March 11-12, 2014 Conference March 10-12, 2014 Medtrade Spring connects the HME industry The 2013 show brought together thousands of home medical equipment providers, home health care professionals, and leading manufacturers of home health care products and technology. Medtrade shows continue to be the largest forums for HME products and services, educational sessions on ...

The Future of European Rail

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
The Future of European Rail is the leading strategic event in the industry calendar, bringing together some of the most forward-thinking innovators from both passenger operators and infrastructure managers. As the Fourth Railway Package heralds unprecedented change and opportunity, this year’s conference will provide unrivalled opportunities to learn from and network with your international peers.

GCC Future Rail Summit

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: Doha / Qatar
GCC Future Rail Summit is launched with a high profile gathering. Until recently the Gulf region had one of the lowest density rail networks in the world, with most passengers and freight moving around by road, air or sea. Railway development in the Arabian Peninsula and the Gulf has been overlooked because of cheap fuel prices ensured.Only now is MENA emerging as one of the fastest growing rail markets in the world. The growth of rail is seen as a major step in transforming economic development and trade.

Global Iron Ore and Steel Forecast Conference 2014

Date: 11-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-14
Location: Perth / Australia
The Global Iron Ore and Steel Conference always attracts the most respected market experts from across the world, who give their views and opinions into the industry opportunities, challenges and threats. The program for 2014 will be the industrys key platform to discuss pressing concerns such as: The outlook and analysis of global iron ore market, demand/supply and price trends for the coming year. The perspective on iron ore industry from producers. Iron ore pricing and the implications for miners, traders and steel mills. The China factor Performance of steel mills and their raw materials strategy. What proportion of ore in China to be supplied by domestic production versus imports? How sustainable is Chinese production? New areas of supply growth. Key drivers ...