World & Regional Conferences

World & Regional Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

11th. International AARCF (Accounting Academicians Research and Collaboration Foundation) Conference

Date: 30-Oct-14 to 02-Nov-14
Location: Istanbul / Turkey
The theme for the 2014 Conference is “Interdisciplinary Aspects of Accounting Research”. The Conference aims to bring together accounting researchers with broad social science interests and to raise issues regarding the way accounting affects, and is affected by social, political and economic environments and other disciplines. The Conference is dedicated to the advancement of accounting theory and practice. It provides a platform to discuss the interaction between accounting and other disciplines. Contemporary research directions in accounting show a trend toward convergence of different and complementary approaches, seeking synergy among different research methods and disciplines. Accounting research can benefit from integration with advances in economic, organizational, and social ...

AEDC 2014 - African Education and Development Conference

Date: 05-Nov-14 to 07-Nov-14
Location: Bangkok / Thailand
This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and others.

Clinical Trials in CNS

Date: 11-Nov-14 to 12-Nov-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
SMi is delighted to announce its 13th annual Clinical Trials in CNS Conference. With an ever increasing average life expectancy, neurodegenerative diseases are becoming more prevalent in society. With this comes the need for new and improved therapies for treating neurodegenerative conditions. From Alzheimer's to Parkinson's disease, the target and mechanism by which a disease manifests itself presents unique challenges in how to approach such treatments not to mention ethical and legal issues behind treatment and trial design.

Information Security Management

Date: 20-Nov-14 to 20-Nov-14
Location: Netherlands
Your information assets have never been more crucial, more valuable, or more at risk. This is why information security is becoming a crucial business priority in many organisations. Moreover, complying with (international) information standards and guidelines (such as the NIST Handbook, ISO 17799, CobiT, and ITIL Security Management) is becoming a hot issue worldwide.

RenovaMéxico 2014

Date: 19-Nov-14 to 20-Nov-14
Location: Mexico / Mexico
RenovaMex is the boutique conference focused on renewable energies in Mexico on the calendar - bringing together 150+ leading investors, developers, suppliers and officials to discuss the present and future of the market.

Big Data in Retail Financial Services

Date: 27-Nov-14 to 27-Nov-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
The value of Big Data to the retail financial services industry is estimated to reach more than £6 billion over the next few years, which means big business for the industry. In order to ‘harness’ this potential, banks must recognise that they are sitting on a vast amount of information which – if it can be easily accessed and cost-effectively managed, not only has the potential to create large revenue streams, but also provide new insights and opportunities, for both their clients and themselves. After an extremely successful launch, SMi are proud to present the 2nd Annual Big Data in Retail Financial Services Conference on the 27th November 2014 in London. This event will help business leaders make better sense of the real data they have, get to it quickly and make the right, cost-...

Anti-Counterfeiting and Anti-Diversion Strategies

Date: 02-Dec-14 to 02-Dec-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Join SMi as this Masterclass will provide an intensive look at methods to combat counterfeiting and diversion, focusing on three key pillars: physical, digital and process security. Overall world revenue for pharmaceutical anti-counterfeiting technologies will reach $1.11bn in 2014. Rising concerns about counterfeit drugs worldwide will stimulate demand for drug security, authentication and verification solutions. According to a research company, a market intelligence company specializing in global connectivity and emerging technology, drug counterfeiting is a worldwide criminal enterprise, costing drug manufacturers $30 billion a year in lost revenue and brand deterioration. Why should you attend? •Understand the current criminal threats to your supply chain •Analyse and ...

Technical Aspects of Licensing an antibiotic

Date: 02-Dec-14 to 02-Dec-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Learn what are the key R&D-related elements involved in the inward or outward licensing of antibiotics. Join SMi as this Masterclass will cover an outline of the licensing process, what technical data is needed as part of a product licensing prospectus, what Big pharma looks for and the product evaluation and due diligence processes Antibiotic resistance is a serious and growing threat in contemporary medicine, emerging as one of the pre-eminent public health concerns of the 21st century. Some 125,000 people across Europe and the USA suffer every year due to bacterial infections resistant to antibiotic treatments. Within these regions, drug-resistant bacteria inflict an additional financial burden on healthcare systems through exaggerated medical costs of up to $35 billion. ...

Mastering Clinical Trial Documents

Date: 09-Dec-14 to 09-Dec-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
This full-day Masterclass will outline the regulations that relate to Trial Master Files and explain how clinical study records can be created and managed to ensure the timely availability of an inspection-ready TMF. Once a clinical trial ends, the trial documents are the only remaining artefact that permits evaluation of the conduct of the trial and the quality of the data produced. They are critical to demonstrating compliance with GCP and other applicable regulations. Attendance at this workshop will help you understand the requirements for document creation; how documents can be managed efficiently and effectively so that they can be easily found; help you to avoid unnecessary record keeping; help you to get the most out of your trial records; and avoid resource-intensive file ...

ADME for the Medicinal Chemist

Date: 09-Dec-14 to 09-Dec-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Join SMi as this Masterclass will provide an overview of the ADME process and covers concepts such as solubility, permeability, Pgp, CYP 450’s, Phase 1 & 2 metabolism, glomerular filtration and enteropathic cycling. Interactive workshops place heavy emphasis on the use of current medicinal chemistry literature to solve recurrent ADME issues. Using the ‘succeed through the literature approach’ participants will distil out working solutions to issues such as solubility, oral absorption, CNS penetration and duration of action. Drug ADME is presented through a biological overview of the digestive system as recently published (Wiley book). The first session covers absorption, permeability, PgP, CYP metabolism, first and second pass, biliary and renal excretion. It is followed by a ...