Conferences in United States

Navigating the American Carbon World 2015

Date: 28-Apr-15 to 30-Apr-15
NACW is North America’s largest and most comprehensive gathering for information and discussion around climate change policy and carbon markets. The conference offers comprehensive and up-to-date information and insights, prime networking opportunities with active participants in the carbon landscape, and the largest audience reach of any carbon market and climate policy event in North America. In its thirteenth consecutive year, NACW 2015 will take a close look at the current status and future growth of California’s historic cap-and-trade program, other established and emerging carbon markets, potential linkages between markets, activity stemming from U.S. EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan, other national climate change policies and innovative environmental initiatives.

SMILE Conference

Date: 28-Apr-15 to 30-Apr-15
Location: Phoenix / United States
Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement - the Global leader for law enforcement training in social media, for community outreach, reputation management and preventing & solving crime since 2010. THE PURPOSE OF THE CONFERENCE The SMILE Conference is the leading training conference devoted to Social Media, the Internet and Law Enforcement initiatives. The SMILE Conference has pioneered the adoption of social media by law enforcement agencies across the world for public outreach, crime prevention, and forensics. In conjunction with the ConnectedCOPS™ blog, The SMILE Conference has become both the go-to and most trusted source by law enforcement agencies worldwide. Come learn from the best and network with an international audience of police social media practitioners. SMILE ...

Meet Destir, the Telepresence Robot

Date: 29-Apr-15 to 30-Apr-15
Location: United States
This session is Free and Open to the Public! Destir, the telepresence robot, is being used in over 800 schools and thousands of businesses throughout the United States. Destir is being utilized at Rock Valley College to teach classes, greet potential students at local conferences, and give guest speakers a physical presence in classrooms when they couldn’t travel to Rock Valley College. Prof Chuck Konkol will explain the technology behind Destir, as well as demonstrate its many features. Attendees will also have the opportunity to test drive Destir!

Electronic Records Management (ERM) training

Date: 28-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
The Electronic Records Management (ERM) training explores records management in relation to the business needs of all types of organizations both in the public and private sector, embracing all records but with a particular emphasis on electronic records. The Electronic Records Management (ERM) training covers why, what and how to implement ERM. The Electronic Records Management (ERM) training is built up among four essential elements: - The ERM Strategic component provides you with the knowledge to get ownership and support by senior executives and users - The ERM Concept component covers the lifecycle of records and related concepts such as Classification Schemes, Metadata, Security, Retention and Disposal. - The ERM Process component covers the implementation and related processes ...

NYC Thursday Night Bible Community Group

Date: 19-Mar-15 to 01-May-15
Location: New York / United States
Community Groups are small groups of men and women that meet weekly at different locations around the City for food, fun, connection, and inspiration. We study the biblical text and let the questions and comments flow. Our gatherings spark all types of interesting and creative discussion on incredibly relevant topics, including: Relationships Current Affairs & Social Issues The Characteristics of God & Humanity Personal Fulfillment How to Make it Through Challenges in Life Finances Vocation & Calling Leadership Spirituality And More We try to create an environment of acceptance and openness, and fun is always in the mix. Attendees of all ages, stages of life, and levels of interest in spirituality are welcome. LOCATION Want to get involved? Check out the ...

Agile and Beyond 2015

Date: 30-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: United States
Agile and Beyond 2015 4/30-5/1/2015 Adoba Hotel and Conference Center, Dearborn, MI Mark your Calendars! On Thursday, April 30 and Friday, May 1 , 2015 the grassroots volunteer-run Agile and Beyond conference will be happening again. We are currently in planning and are busy getting things ready for the Big event. Thank you to the platinum sponsor Pillar Technologies for their continued support of our efforts. Keynote Speakers Alistair Cockburn Dr. Cockburn one of the initiators of the agile movement in software development, helping write the Manifesto for Agile Software Development in 2001, the agile PM Declaration of Interdependence in 2005, and co-founding the International Consortium for Agile in 2009 (with Ahmed Sidky and Ash Rofail). He is a ...

Guided HIPAA Compliance Workshop

Date: 01-May-15 to 01-May-15
Location: United States
Guided HIPAA Compliance Workshop      Please join Tod Ferran for a three-hour workshop in Dallas, Texas to learn how to secure patient information at your organization.  Healthcare is under serious pressure to secure patient data by federal bodies, media, and the general public, but covered entities continue to fall short on HIPAA Security Rule implementation. Too many healthcare entities overlook critical security weaknesses that leave patient data exposed in their environments.   What should mental health professionals and other healthcare staff know about data security to help them comply with HIPAA?  In this guided HIPAA compliance workshop conducted by HIPAA security expert Tod Ferran, learn to: • Accurately analyze and safeguard a patient data environment through the ...

Big Data for Intelligence Symposium

Date: 30-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: Arlington / United States
While tremendous progress has been made over the past decade in improving the nation’s abilities to collect, analyze and disseminate intelligence across the government enterprise, there is still much work to be done. The Intelligence Community (IC), with the cooperation of DoD, and the homeland security and law enforcement communities, have embarked on an ambitious plan to modernize our intelligence analytics capabilities to meet emerging future challenges and the requirements imposed by new intelligence operational domains. In addition, while new intelligence sources and products – from geospatial information to open source and social media – increase our capabilities, they also further burden our finite resources. A critical role in improving and facilitating intelligence operations will ...

Southern Grants Forum

Date: 29-Apr-15 to 01-May-15
Location: Atlanta / United States
Prepare for the Super Reset The OMB Super Circular and significant economic and social changes have grant-funded organizations asking fundamental questions about the future of their organizations and how to adapt to the "Super Reset." The Spring 2015 Southern Grants Forum has vital answers for all types of grant-funded entities. Join a dozen speakers presenting two dozen sessions about the future facing the grant-funded community. The Southern Grants Forum will feature tracks for grants management, fiscal operations, governance and general management, and Head Start. Individual sessions will discuss the Super Circular, cost principles, procurement, audits, financial statements, IRS compliance, social enterprise, strategic planning, the Davis-Bacon Act, Head Start aligned ...

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 ...