Calendar Of Events

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March 9, 2016


Professional Grant Development Workshop

When: April 11-April 12, 2016 @8:30 am -4:30 pm daily
Where: University of Calgary Main Campus, Dining Centre Legacy Suite
      169 University Gate, NW

U of C is offering a workshop perfect for beginners or those who want to strengthen their grant writing skills.
You will learn the...
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March 9, 2016


Inaugural Canadian Beef Industry Conference

When: August 9-11, 2016
Where: Grey Eagle Casino, Calgary, AB

All beef industry stakeholders share a common goal of taking steps to enhance the productivity, profitability and competitiveness of the various sectors within the industry. Supporting the National Beef Strategy, the conference provides a...
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May 31, 2016


Canadian Centre for Food Integrity Public Trust Summit

When: May 31 - June 1, 2016
Where: Delta City centre, Ottawa

Social license, public trust and transparency are hot topics. People make things happen and the first step to success in a unified effort for the Canadian food system is to get to know stakeholders from across the value chain.

The summit will...
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May 31, 2016


Part 5 of 5 Days in May: Big Data, Big Stories

When: May 31, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Woodward Room, Begbie Hall, Royal Jubilee Hospital & via videoconference at Island Health sites

Find the hidden messages in big data to improve care and outcomes as experts from the Telecommunications Industry, Genome BC and Island Health share their...
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June 2, 2016


Stimulating innovation, sustainable use and global access to antibiotics.

When: June 2, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Where: Tinbergen Room, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, NH Amsterdam Centre, Stadhouderskade, 7 1054ES, Amsterdam

This conference will bring together decision-makers and policy influencers from around the world to explore how best to...
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June 6, 2016


BIO 2016

The 2016 BIO International Convention will be held June 6-9, 2016 in San Francisco, California.

BIO 2016 program will address a wide variety of topics relevant for the biopharmaceutical industry and related sectors, including healthcare, intellectual property, environmental issues, business
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June 12, 2016


International Congress on Personalized Health Care

When: June 12-14, 2016
Where: Palais des congrès de Montréal

This P4 Medicine (personalized, predictive, preventive and participatory health care) is expected to redefine health care management. However, the application of such a medical approach also raises certain questions regarding...
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June 14, 2016


Emerging Technologies for Global Food Security Conference

When: June 14-16, 2016
Where: Delta Bessborough, 601 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SK

Please join Susan McCouch for a discussion on the role of emerging technologies for global food security and sustainability with the rapid population growth.

Canada's Genome Centres are partners in sponsoring this...
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June 16, 2016


4th China-Canada Systems Biology Conference

When: June 16-17, 2016
Where: Faculty of Social Sciences Building, University of Ottawa. 120 University Private.

The goal of this meeting is to bring together internationally recognized scientists and students in the field of systems biology, protein biochemistry, and proteomics to promote scientific...
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June 22, 2016


LSAM Summer Session Networking Event

When: June 22, 2016 @ 3:00pm-5:00pm
Where: Confusion Corner Bar & Grill, 500 Corydon Ave, Winnipeg, MB

Join a small group of individuals for a private and relaxed networking event. There will be introductions of LSAM's newest member companies and a short presentation from Rob Henderson, President...
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