Conferences in May 2015

IEEE Fifth International Conference on Digital Information and Communication Technology and its Applications (DICTAP2015)

Date: 29-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: Beirut / Lebanon
The conference is technically co-sponsored by IEEE Lebanon Section. All registered papers will be submitted to IEEE for inclusion to IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.


Date: 27-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: Muscat / Oman
As Oman’s ICT community is maturing, Oman is emerging as the key player in regional technology. Keeping Oman’s ICT community in touch with rapid developments taking place in the IT, Telecom & Technology industry of the Sultanate, COMEX has evolved into the most recognized ICT exhibitions in the Gulf. Attracting over 95,000 consumers and 10,000 business buyers from Oman’s private and public sectors, Oman’s premier IT, Telecom & Technology Exhibition, COMEX is organized by OITE Trade Fairs and held under the patronage of the Information Technology Authority of Oman.

Interoperable Open Architecture 2015

Date: 29-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
The advantages of using interoperable open architecture for the development, procurement and use of technology are manifest in those programmes where it has been successfully rolled out. However, despite some successes within these US and UK programmes, there are still many that are not convinced that implementing such architectures is worth the required structural transformation, time and money. The Interoperable Open Architecture 2015 conference argues that common standards and open architectures have the potential to revolutionise the cost and efficiency of procurement and will cover the following key areas: *The technical detail behind the development of standards and common requirements to enable ‘plug and play’ *Implementing open architecture for new platforms and programmes: ...

Advanced 2-Day Workshop: Fast, Effective Treatment for Anxiety Disorders

Date: 30-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Agenda & Learning Objectives Day 1 Anxiety Hypnosis How Your Anxious Patients Cast a Spell on You and Sabotage the Treatment Four Powerful Treatment Models for Anxiety Disorders The Cognitive Model: I THINK therefore I FEAR Single session treatment for Panic Disorder The Exposure Model: Taking a Page from the Tibetan Book of the Dead Blood Phobia The Hidden Emotion Model: Cycling Back to Freud? The Burrito Slasher The Motivational Model: Heading Off the Resistance at the Pass A Case of Severe Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Luncheon Presentation—(12:30 to 1:00) “Measurement: A Boring Topic with Exciting Implications” Overcoming Outcome and Process Resistance: The KEY to Successful Treatment Magic Button ...

Australian Coal Conference

Date: 29-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: Australia
In a period of depressed coal prices, the coal industry has been implementing costs reduction and productivity programmes and exploring strategy changes. After years of high investment and export levels the coal industry has now to address critical issues to establish long term sustainable solutions for the industry. The Australian Coal Conference is the only coal focussed event held in Sydney addressing the future of the coal industry in Australia. It will provide a key opportunity for Australian stakeholders to meet in Sydney to hear from major players and industry experts and analyse the current trends changing the coal industry. An excellent opportunity to gauge where the Australian coal industry is heading. The agenda will analyse global market trends, operation and project ...

Tour De Yorkshire @ The Grainary

Date: 01-May-15 to 01-May-15
Location: United Kingdom
A major new international cycle race for Yorkshire has been confirmed by the sport’s world governing body, the UCI. The provisionally titled Tour de Yorkshire – run by Welcome to Yorkshire and Amaury Sport Organisation (which operates the Tour de France) and backed by British Cycling – has been officially added to the world cycling calendar for 2015. May 1-3 will see the new 2.1 Europe Tour world-class cycle race take place across Yorkshire. Scarborough, Whitby and Bridlington have been added to the route and thousands of Tour fans are expencted to thrive upon the Yorkshire coast over the May Bank Holiday weekend. The Grainary Tea Rooms, Farm Stay B&B and self let cottages is open for a place to stay, relax and wind down after a hard days cycling. We offer safe and ...

6th Nwac World Anesthesia Convention (NWAC) 2015

Date: 29-Apr-15 to 02-May-15
NWAC World Anesthesia Convention 2015 is being held in Vancouver, Canada. Incredible mountains, sparkling ocean and a cosmopolitan flair make it a perfect place for work and play. Exceptional cuisine, first-class hotels and outstanding facilities, including an award-winning expanded convention centre, are just some of things that will make the Vancouver experience unforgettable for delegates. As an NWAC 2015 participant you will discover a friendly, refreshing, safe and beautiful country that you can experience while enhancing your knowledge within the field of anesthesiology and network with your colleagues.

Kings Mountain Marathon & Half Marathon

Date: 02-May-15 to 02-May-15
Location: United States
Kings Mountain Marathon & Half Marahon  A Historic Challenge for 400 Brave Adventurers     It was a little army and a little battle, but it was of mighty portent. In 1780, atop Kings Mountain the Patriot Militia toppled the Royal Loyalists in the Revolutionary War. When the smoke cleared on the mountain’s steep western ridge, the Patriot Militia stood victorious.    “This is a place of inspiring memories. Here less than a thousand men, inspired by the urge of freedom, defeated a superior force entrenched in this strategic position.” – President Herbert Hoover, October 7, 1930, atop Kings Mountain.   President Teddy Roosevelt once called this small but strategic victory the “turning point of the American Revolution.”  And to this day, the battle’s spirit lives on in ...

Frontstretch Fest

Date: 02-May-15 to 02-May-15
Location: Nashville / United States
For over a decade, pop culture’s love affair with southern living has had meteoric growth, and few things embody the spirit of the South better than quality bourbon, craft beer, comfort cuisine, and horse racing. This festival series will capitalize on Southern enchantment by providing a space where everyone can feel like a true Southerner for a day.

Mindfulness-Integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Training

Date: 30-Apr-15 to 02-May-15
Location: Canada
Mindfulness involves paying attention to what is being experienced in the present moment, with a non-judgmental and non-reactive attitude. Over a decade of careful research has led to the recognition among CBT researchers and clinicians that integrating mindfulness training with cognitive and behavioural interventions is a potent contribution to the treatment of a wide range of disorders. There is also evidence that the practice of mindfulness by therapists decreases their mental fatigue and the frequency of burnout and increases therapist effectiveness. Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (MiCBT) is an evidence-based sophisticated integration of mindfulness core principles and traditional CBT. MiCBT consists of a four-stage treatment model applicable for a wide range ...