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Football Pioneers Headline 6th Annual Shirley Povich Symposium

April 28th, 2016

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Football Pioneers Headline 6th Annual Shirley Povich Symposium
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COLLEGE PARK, Md. – NFL great Bobby Mitchell, who integrated the Washington Redskins, and Darryl Hill, who did the same for the University of Maryland’s football team, will be featured in the sixth annual Shirley Povich Symposium, Wednesday, November 2, at 7:00 p.m. in the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at the University of Maryland.

Mitchell, a Pro Football Hall of Famer, has been celebrated as one of the most significant players in Redskins’ history. Hill, who transferred to Maryland from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1961, was the first African-American to play varsity football at Maryland in 1962, and the first African-American to play in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
"To have these two outstanding individuals participating at this year’s Povich Symposium is a very special moment, symbolizing the 50th anniversary of the integration of both teams," said Kevin Klose, Dean of the Philip Merrill College of Journalism.

Mitchell, who retired from the NFL in 1969, became the Redskins’ director of college scouting and assistant general manager. He and his wife Gwen live in Washington. Hill, now a businessman, played briefly in the NFL. He lives in Prince George’s County, MD.

This year’s panel also includes retired NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, Maryland Athletic Director Kevin Anderson, film documentarian Theresa Moore, ESPN radio and television commentator Scott Van Pelt, and ESPN and ABC commentator Michael Wilbon, former sports columnist of The Washington Post. Television host Maury Povich, son of the late Washington Post columnist Shirley Povich for whom the symposium is named, will moderate. The event is free and open to the public.

Shirley Povich reported many of the 20th century’s most important sports events during a 75-year Washington Post career that ended with his death in June 1998. His work conveyed his sense that sports often reflected and resulted in wider societal changes.

Typical of Povich’s literary skill and social sensibility was his description of Cleveland Browns star Jim Brown’s 1960 performance against the all-white Redskins: "Jim Brown integrated the Redskins’ goal line with more than deliberate speed, perhaps exceeding the Supreme Court decree. Brown fled the 25 yards like a man in an uncommon hurry, and the Redskins’ goal line, at least, became interracial."

The Philip Merrill College of Journalism is a nationally recognized leader in journalism education, with an acclaimed faculty teaching an innovative curriculum in the professional practice of journalism and scholarly research in journalism.

Live and Streaming Event:

UMTV – The University of Maryland’s cable TV station – will carry the Povich SYMPOSIUM LIVE in Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties. On campus, UMTV is on channel 38. Comcast customers can watch on Channel 73 in Prince George’s County and on Channel 2 in Montgomery County. On Verizon, the event will be on Channel 40 in both counties.

The University of Maryland will stream the symposium online (there will also be a link on the UMD home page on the day of the event)(requires Silverlight plugin for Intel Mac and PC). The symposium will also be fed live by fiber to Verizon’s AVOC switch in Washington, D.C. Media wishing to take a live feed should contact:

Tiffany Warnock
Encompass Digital Media
678-421-6826
twarnock@encompass-m.com

Media:
Media coverage is welcome. A mult box will be provided. Parking is available in Lot 1 at the University of Maryland.

Media Contact:
George Solomon
(301) 405-0441
gsolomon@jmail.umd.edu

Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett, Chair, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom
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The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission) holds a hearing on "Escalating Violence Against Coptic Women and Girls: Will the New Egypt Be More Dangerous Than the Old?"

PARTICIPANTS: Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J.; Ms. Michele Clark, Adjunct Professor, Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University

Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett, Chair, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom

Dr. Walid Phares, Author of “The Coming Revolution: Struggle for Freedom in the Middle East,” and Co-Secretary General of the Transatlantic Legislative Group on Counterterrorism

Victim Witnesses, two Coptic women who experienced attempted kidnapping and forced conversion before they found asylum in the United States

LOCATION: 210 Cannon House Office Building

Photos by: Lingjing Bao, July 18, 2012
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IFA Legal Symposium

April 26th, 2016

IFA Legal Symposium
Event on 2016-05-15 00:00:00
IFA Legal Symposium is happening on 15 May 2016 at JW Marriott Washington Washington, DC?, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Industrial Products industry.

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at JW Marriott Hotel – Washington D.C.
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, United States

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Symposium Through The Interface Of Regulatory And Analytical Sciences For Biotechnology Health Products

February 23rd, 2016

Symposium On Interface Of Regulatory And Analytical Sciences For Biotechnology Wellness Items
Occasion on 2017-01-24 00:00:00
Symposium on software Of Regulatory And Analytical Sciences For Biotechnology wellness items is being conducted on 24 Jan 2017 at Mayflower resort Washington, united states of america. Its a premier occasion in healthcare & Pharmaceutical company.

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at Mayflower resort
1127 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, United States

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Aging and Regeneration – 37th Annual Sanford-Burnham Symposium

October 4th, 2015

Aging and Regeneration – 37th yearly Sanford-Burnham Symposium
Occasion on 2015-10-30 08:00:00

Save the date.

The 37th Annual Sanford-Burnham Symposium is hosted by Drs. Rolf Bodmer, Malene Hansen and Alexey Terskikh.

"Aging and Regeneration"
Friday, October 30, 2015

To be held at: Estancia
Los Angeles Jolla resort – La Jolla, CA


KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

Sarkis Mazmanian, Ph.D. – Luis B. and Nelly Soux Professor, Ca Institute of Technology
"The Gut Microbiome in Health and Disease"

SPEAKERS:

Claire Fraser, Ph.D.  – Professor, University of Maryland class of Medicine
"The Impact of Probiotics on Gut Enterotypes"

Elizabeth Grice, Ph.D. – Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania PerelmanSchool of Medicine
"Host-microbiome interactions in epidermis wellness, disease, and wound healing"

David Fredricks, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.I.D.S.A. – Professor, University of Washington
"The Human Vaginal Microbiome"

 Scott Peterson, Ph.D. – Professor, Sanford-Burnham healthcare Research Institute      
"Functional Expression of Dental Plaque Microbiota"

 James Versalovic, M.D., Ph.D. – Professor, Baylor university of Medicine
"The Pediatric Gut Microbiome and Microbial Metabolites in Intestinal Biology"

 Wendy Garrett, M.D., Ph.D. – Associate Professor, Harvard School of Public Health
"The gut microbiome in colorectal cancer and colitis"

 Christian Jobin, Ph.D. – Professor, University of Florida
"Inflammation and microbiome:  essential ecological factors in CRC?" –>

at Estancia Los Angeles Jolla Resort & Spa
9700 North Torrey Pines Path
La Jolla, United States

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2nd Annual Pacific Northwest SAME Small Business Symposium

April 12th, 2015

2nd Annual Pacific Northwest EQUAL Small Business Symposium
Event on 2015-04-28 08:00:00

Pacific northwest same small company symposium

 

The community of United states Military Engineers (SAME) will present a complete day networking, academic, and luncheon occasion focused on federal contracting opportunities for small enterprises on April 28, 2015 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm during the Kitsap Conference Center, 100 Washington Avenue, in Bremerton.

Last 12 months, over 200 people attended, causeing this to be certainly one of our most widely used events. Due to the incredibly positive feedback we are very happy to host this occasion yet again. In 2010, we’ve incorporated lots of your exemplary recommendations to enhance the product quality and usefulness of the stellar occasion. We’ve added these items to this year’s occasion:

• Now a Full day occasion
• Happy Hour Networking and Raffle Giveaway Reception
• Small Business Focused Courses each day (PDH’s is going to be offered)
• More Sponsorship possibilities
• Plenary Session
• More networking!

Please join united states for what is supposed to be a fantastic networking and academic chance for both little and large organizations in the A/E/C industry. This outreach event will be jointly sponsored by the Seattle, Tacoma and Portland Posts of EQUAL. We have earned contracting experts from local/regional army commands and federal agencies for panel style educational briefings and talks. Besides the briefings, you will see formal (“speed?dating” style), informal networking possibilities, display booths and small company focused courses sponsored by Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA). The big event are going to be feature a sit down luncheon featuring NAVFAC Northwest Commanding Officer, CAPT Mark Geronime, CEC, USN as our highlighted presenter. A Reception is going to be held within the Oyster Bay place at the Kitsap Conference Center following event. The reception will feature a particular visitor and numerous raffle reward giveaways. Hopefully everybody stays and winds down your day in good company.

Sponsorships and advertising possibilities available but will sell away fast. E mail us below for more information.

Large and small business who want the chance to network formally and informally and who wish to discover the newest about small business laws, opportunities, and other appropriate business topics. Representatives from neighborhood federal armed forces commands and agencies, local economic development and government agency representatives, SBA, and PTAC staff from across the region. Pupils additionally welcome.

Kitsap Conference Center 100 Washington Avenue Bremerton, WA 98337

http://www.kitsapconferencecenter.com/

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 8:00 – Registration

9:00 have always been to Noon – Briefings, Educational Courses and Networking Events
Noon to 1:30 PM – Luncheon featuring NAVFAC NW CO, CAPT Mark Geronime, CEC, USN
1:30 PM to 3:50 PM – Briefings, Educational Courses and Networking Events
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Networking Happy Hour Reception and Raffle Giveaway

at Kitsap Conference Center
Bremerton Harborside
Bremerton, United States

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International Symposium on Filoviruses

March 5th, 2015

International Symposium on Filoviruses
Event on 2015-03-25 00:00:00
International Symposium on Filoviruses is going on on 25 Mar 2015 at Washington Marriott at Metro Center Washington, united states. Its a premier occasion in Education & Training industry.

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at The City Club at Columbia Square
555 13th Street, NW
Washington, United States

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Vance Thompson Vision 2015 Symposium

January 7th, 2015

Vance Thompson Vision 2015 Symposium
Event on 2015-03-13 17:00:00

We’re very happy to host you, your staff, along with your family at our annual Spring Symposium in 2015. This present year we’ve an entire weekend of good training for your entire group. 

We’ll start our 2015 Symposium using the “Eye Ball” social event hosted into the atrium of Vance Thompson Vision. Join united states for an evening of food, beverage, and fellowship beginning at 6pm.

Saturday begins with a gourmet morning meal at 7am regarding Great Hall Stage during the Washington Pavilion in downtown Sioux Falls followed closely by an interactive meeting of 7.5 continuing training hours*.

We are honored to host Keynote Speaker: Paul Karpecki.  

Paul Karpecki received his physician of optometry degree from Indiana University. Then completed his fellowship in medical cornea and refractive surgery in Kansas City. Dr. Karpecki presently works in corneal solutions, heads the ocular surface disease center and it is director of medical research at Koffler Vision Group in Lexington, Kentucky. He at this time functions as Chief Clinical Editor for summary of Optometry, the absolute most browse log in the profession of optometry. We have been excited to have Dr. Karpecki joining united states. We understand both you and your staff will benefit from his experience. 

Subjects for physicians: become loaded early 2015

Topics For Staff: To be loaded early 2015

*COPE Hours are still pending approval.

Family Activities:  

  • Washington Pavilion of Arts & Science 
  • Wells Fargo Cinedome
  • Kirby Science Center
  • Old Courthouse Museum
  • Pettigrew Residence & Musem
  • Sertoma Butterfly House
  • Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum
  • Century Theatres Matinee Pass

 

 

at Washington Pavilion – Belbas Theater
301 Southern Main Avenue
Sioux Falls, United States

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Smart Gun Symposium

December 15th, 2014

Smart Gun Symposium
Occasion on 2015-01-28 11:00:00

The Seattle Smart Gun Symposium will address these dilemmas in a number of panel talks and presentations from key players and specialists within the industry. Several of the most pushing concerns addressed will include:

–       Is new smart weapon technology certainly viable for home owners and/or law enforcement?

–       What are the merits from those who argue against smart guns?

–       What is the market size and opportunity for smart gun manufacturers and distributors?

–       Do you know the governmental and commercial impediments facing smart gun developers and suppliers? 

The Symposium will start up in the morning with a stakeholders’ breakfast, accompanied by a press conference and live smart guns demonstrations conducted by hands manufacturers, and will conclude with an extended luncheon including panels and presentations. The luncheon is open to the public and tickets expense . 

at The Woodmark Hotel on Lake Washington
1200 Carillon Point
Kirkland, United States

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The Wall within our Heads: American Artists and the Berlin Wall Symposium (two decades Fall regarding the Wall)

September 10th, 2014

The Wall inside our Heads: United states Artists together with Berlin Wall Symposium (20 Years Fall of Wall)
Occasion on 2014-10-25 14:00:00

For American music artists of various generations, creative formats, and cultural backgrounds, the Berlin Wall happens to be a pivotal site and expression for weighing international types of unit, including those in the usa.

Extra information: www.goethe.de/washington

at Goethe-Institut Washington
812 Seventh Street NW (7th &amp Eye)
Washington, United States

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DC World Green Energy Symposium & Expo 2014

August 30th, 2014

DC World Green Energy Symposium & Expo 2014
Occasion on 2014-10-23 08:00:00
The Power of New Energy World Stage for Sustainable Technologies & Innovations www.wges.us Doorways available to this World Event on October 23rd 2014

 

WGES is bringing top specialists featuring economic programs, sustainable products & technologies in new power

 

WGES has made its mark consecutively since its inception in 2008, the program is targeted on green/renewable power technology and innovations in existing technologies while the vantage point  inside brand new economy producing and maintaining jobs, agreement and exporting opportunities, and new policies causing financial vitality and a wholesome planet.

 

 

 The WGES appeals to the most effective minds and top decision manufacturers through a carefully in the offing  strategic procedure which includes resulted in the foundation resulting in a highly skilled premier technical educational program providing a world phase for a platform of training and information trade on new and existing improvements in sustainable energy.  The WGES has a track record  for attracting World Class Exhibitors showcasing the latestand best sustainable and innovative products and technologies.   Parnters and Sponsors 

Media Partner

  www.wges.us

at Washington, District of Columbia, United States Of America

Washington, United States

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