Conferences in United Kingdom

UCD2014 User Centred Design Conference

Date: 24-Oct-14 to 25-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
UCD2014 is a unique User-Centred Design conference in London. "It’s the Goldilocks of conferences; not too big, not too small" Jonty Sharples. UCD2014 explores how User Centred Design is applied in a variety of disciplines.

Breaking Barriers Black History Month Special

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
This event will see 300+ attendees coming to be inspired and challenged to achieve their aspirations. The evening will commence with a panel discussion on "Powering innovation and business success through diversity". This will be followed by a choice of smaller, more intimate seminars each with a maximum of 50 attendees. Places are allocated on a first come first serve basis during the eventbrite registration process Our guest speakers include Paul Smith - Chairman at Eversheds LLP, Chloe Smith MP, Sonia Browne (MBE), Derick Tuitt - Director of Social Innovation at HP, Heather Melville - Director of Strategic Partnerships - RBS, Robert Baker - Senior Partner - Mercer (see full list below), they will be sharing their stories, answering questions and offering advice. ...

Christmas Menu Tasting at The Grosvenor Gloucester Road Casino London

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
At The Gloucester we have been busy creating our wonderful Christmas dinner menu, specially prepared by our fantastic Chefs. We know choosing a venue for your Christmas party can be difficult and with this in mind we're offering a chance to sample our delicious Christmas menu free of charge and experience the thrill of gaming with expert tuition. Everyone who attends our Christmas tasting evening will be entered into a free prize draw to win a Christmas Party Experience pack for up to 6 people. This amazing offer is available for one days only; Monday 27 October 18:00 – 21:00. To book this or a Christmas party, please click the link to register, call or email me. Booking is required 72 hours in advance. You need to be 18 or over to join the casino and enter the restaurant. ...

Diwali Celebrations at the Golden Horseshoe Casino Bayswater London

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Come Celebrate the festival of lights with us Featuring Malika the Bollywood nightingale Ram Hans number one male singer this side of Bollywood & The best live band this side of London SAPPHIRE ALL this plus mouth-watering Indian cuisine!!! Only at The Golden Horseshoe Casino So join us try your luck and have a happy prosperous Diwali 2014 You need to be 18 or over to join the casino and enter the bar. Valid ID is required, either a passport or drivers licence. KEEP IT FUN! It’s more fun if you play responsibly for help & information visit: keepitfun.rank.com NEED HELP? CALL GAMCARE FREE ON 0808 802 0133

Point of Care

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
SMi is proud to present its 11th annual Point of Care conference which will focus on the implementation, including interoperability of technology and data management that is critical to the success of Point of Care Testing (PoCT). Topics that will be examined include: enhancing quality in PoCT; trends in microfluidics for health; industry standards; and how to protect intellectual property of PoCT devices.

High Frequency Trading Conference, London, 28th October 2014

Date: 28-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
HFT trading captures a range of activities, referring to all computer-managed trading systems which operate with very short holding periods, generate a very high number of quotes for each order that's transacted, and need to locate their servers close to public sources of data because they operate in milliseconds or microseconds. HFT operators claim they enhance market liquidity. Ultra-fast traders, by this account, are helpful intermediaries, smoothing market movements by buying and selling when other investors are not interested. But watchdogs on both sides of the Atlantic worry that HFT creates a false impression of liquidity. The business, they say, takes a standard traders' practice, testing the market with expressions of interest that are not necessarily sincere, to a new level. ...

Point of Care

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
This conference will focus on the implementation, including interoperability of technology and data management that is critical to the success of Point of Care Testing (PoCT). The global market for Point of Care diagnostics is set to sharply increase by 2018 and Europe's market is becoming increasingly competitive due to its low barriers of entry. Based on this information SMi is proud to present its 11th annual Point of Care conference which will focus on the implementation, including interoperability of technology and data management that is critical to the success of Point of Care Testing (PoCT). Topics that will be examined include: enhancing quality in PoCT; trends in microfluidics for health; industry standards; and how to protect intellectual property of PoCT devices. EVENT ...

5th annual Shale Gas Environmental Summit

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Now it its 5th edition comes at the right time to provide a platform for various industry representatives including operators, environmentalists, campaigners, NGOs, academics and researchers to come together and discuss the environmental aspects of shale gas extraction and production The UK will certainly feel the impact of the shale gas revolution. It has its own shale gas resource. The question is whether the UK is to be a producer or simply an importer. The Government are committed to development of British shale. Public concern about possible environmental and health risks , most of it unfounded, together with regulatory uncertainty, have so far delayed the exploration and appraisal needed to assess the UK’s economically recoverable onshore shale gas reserves. The Shale Gas ...

Understanding Company Valuations

Date: 29-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
Our speaker is Karri Vuori, Director or Corporate Finance at Charles Stanley Securities, who’s going to shed some light on this often complex and confusing topic. Karri focuses on both mergers and acquisitions and on fundraising - private equity transactions through to IPOs. Constructing (or deconstructing!) company valuations is integral to what he does. Karri is a great speaker with valuable insights to share. Take this chance to ask Karri those burning questions and get his views informally over dinner - as well as dining with others that share your interests.

Engine Leasing & Asset Management

Date: 29-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
A unique one day event which will focus both on the leasing of individual engines and the engine aspects of aircraft leases. Benefits of Attending: Find out about Power by the Hour Agreements Gain an understanding about short/long term engine leasing Learn how to budget, evaluate and manage your engine maintenance costs Hear how to comply with aircraft lease return conditions