Conferences in United States

Leaders in Biobanking Congress 2014

Date: 15-Sep-14 to 17-Sep-14
Today, biospecimen collections are used by multiple research groups for varying research aims, from basic research through clinical trials. A well-managed biobank is a critical prerequisite for high-quality biological research. The proper collection, processing, storage and tracking of biospecimens are critical components allowing researchers to better link molecular and clinical information. Thus, by necessity, biobanking is both a science and a business. Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Sixth Annual Leaders in Biobanking Congress: Maximizing Your Investment in Biospecimens addresses both the business and science of biobanking, bringing together biomedical and biopharmaceutical researchers, regulators, biorepository managers and practitioners to investigate the best strategies for ...

Cancer Diagnosis at the Crossroads: Precision Medicine Driving Change

Date: 15-Sep-14 to 17-Sep-14
Tumor collections provide insight into the great variability of cancer, its progression and its response to treatment. Patient xenografts and cell models (PDX) allow researchers to link and integrate information and determine personal variations in cancer molecular profiles. The recent advancements in high-throughput genomics, proteomics and other -omics platforms allow profiling of large numbers of cancer analytes in a single assay. Thus, knowledge of these altered molecular landscapes offers great promise for developing molecular tests to improve cancer diagnosis and optimize treatment. Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Inaugural Cancer Diagnosis at the Crossroads: Precision Medicine Driving Change convenes international oncology experts in the fields of tumor biospecimen research, PDX ...

The 2014 Cyber Security Summit -NYC

Date: 18-Sep-14 to 18-Sep-14
The Cyber Security Summit, an exclusive conference series sponsored by The Wall Street Journal, has announced their 2014 dates to include DC Metro & New York City. The event will connect C-Level & Senior Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical infrastructures with cutting-edge technology providers and renowned information security experts. This informational forum will focus on educating attendees on how to best protect their highly vulnerable business applications and intellectual property. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the nation’s leading solution providers and discover the latest products and services for enterprise cyber defense. The 2014 Cyber Security Summit Dates: Thursday, June 5th 2014 • DC Metro The Sheraton Premiere • ...

Managing Functional Safety – Applying ISO 26262

Date: 16-Sep-14 to 18-Sep-14
Location: Michigan / United States
After 4 highly successful annual conferences on ISO 26262 in Europe, joined by more than 500 international functional safety experts, IQPC will host its first USA functional safety conference in Detroit on the 16th to 19th September 2014. Our conference provides perfect opportunity to reach out to your potential clients and observe your competition, while networking among a targeted participant field and personal interaction is at the forefront. Don t miss the opportunity to share your expertise with leading experts from around the world: Gain profound knowledge on how to manage functional safety by understanding, implementing and working successfully with ISO26262 Learn best practice with experienced OEMs and suppliers and benefit from their lessons learnt on how to move from risk ...

The Battery Show and Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo

Date: 16-Sep-14 to 18-Sep-14
Location: Novi / Michigan / United States
The Battery Show is the premier showcase of the latest advanced battery technology. The exhibition hall offers a platform to launch new products, make new contacts and maintain existing relationships. With more qualified buyers and decision makers than any other event in North America, The Battery Show 2014 is the key to unlocking your future business opportunities. The Battery Show is attended by technical leaders, scientists, engineers, project leaders, buyers and senior executives concerned with advanced energy storage and will host the very latest advanced battery solutions for electric and hybrid vehicles, utility and renewable energy support, portable electronics, medical technology, military and telecommunications. Co-located is Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo. ...

Small Business Expo 2014 - San Francisco

Date: 18-Sep-14 to 18-Sep-14
Small Business Expo is San Franciscos largest Business to Business networking event, trade show and conference for business owners and business professionals. Small Business Expo brings together thousands of business owners and decision-makers to network, attend business critical workshops, build new business relationships and shop from vendors that provide unique products and services to help grow their business. Start-up to a Fortune 500, this is a highly anticipated annual event that every business must attend. Get leads and new customers Network with peers in your industry Shop for new innovative products and services Be in the RIGHT place at the Right time Why not. Its Free to Attend. URLs: Tickets: Inquiries: ...

10th Alaska Oil & Gas Congress

Date: 15-Sep-14 to 18-Sep-14
Bringing together the people, the projects and the issues that are shaping Alaska’s energy future The Alaska Oil & Gas Congress is the place to meet the players, forge new relationships and get the information you need to capitalize on the latest developments in Alaska. This annual event provides the perfect opportunity to determine how your business can get involved in, and benefit from energy development in Alaska. Join us September 15-18, 2014 in Anchorage. You do not want to miss out! This is the time to align your business and take action to take advantage of the opportunities Alaska has to offer. New this Year: • How the Alaska LNG Project will impact future exploration on the North Slope and beyond • Assessing the aftermath of the Alaska Oil Tax Reform Referendum • Up-...

Northeast Energy Summit 2014

Date: 17-Sep-14 to 19-Sep-14
Facing serious resource adequacy issues, and still reeling from last winter’s polar vortex disruption, major changes are coming to Northeastern power and gas markets. Proposals have been made to provide firm gas supply contracts through the ISOs, revamp central capacity markets to provide more incentives for new generation, establish “energy highway” and similar programs, and to radically change the way electricity is procured, distributed and regulated. With these new rules in the works, opportunities will open up for a wide variety of energy market players. How much generation and infrastructure will be built? How will power pricing, market operations and plant valuations be affected? What impacts will demand response (DR), microgrid and energy storage technologies have on the Northeast ...

Counterparty Risk, Funding and Capital: CVA, FVA, DVA & KVA

Date: 17-Sep-14 to 19-Sep-14
Risk have designed this three day course in order to provide delegates with an in depth guidance on modelling, managing and hedging a range of valuation adjustments including CVA, DVA, FVA & KVA. The third day of the course will include more advanced discussion and can be booked separately; those who feel they already have a good knowledge of these subjects may decide to attend this day only. The first two days of the course will cover basic and advanced methodologies for funding and discounting CVA and FVA, hedging and managing liquidity risk, LVA and FVA and implementing a CVA and FVA system in your organisation. The additional third day will include more in depth talks on KVA, wrong way risk and model validation. The debate around the potential creation of XVA desks will also ...


Date: 16-Sep-14 to 19-Sep-14
SPTechCon, September 16-19 in Boston, is the world’s premier independent event for SharePoint. The format includes 70+ technical classes, workshops and breakout classes with content geared to IT professionals, business managers and developers. It features top Microsoft MVPs, expert MS speakers and solutions from 40+ exhibitors (exhibits admission is FREE!). Receive a $200 discount off either the prevailing price of a 4-day or 3-day pass by inserting the code SHAREPOINT when prompted on the reg page at Register early for even more savings!