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December 2011

Humanity+ @ Hong Kong

Dates: December 3 – 4, 2011
Location: Hong Kong, China


Humanity+ | The first Humanity+ conference held in Asia will take place in Hong Kong, on the 3rd-4th of December 2011 at the Chiang Chen Studio Theatre located on campus in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Tickets will be on sale soon through our online ticketing section or through Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Revolving around the theme “Living Forever”, the conference will explore recent scientific breakthroughs that seem to be… read more

The World in 2012

Dates: December 1 – 3, 2011
Location: New York, New York

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The Economist | Every year for twenty-five years, The Economist has published The World in…, a collection of trends and predictions about the year ahead. Journalists from The Economist and leaders in business, government and a wide variety of fields — from Bill Gates to Angelina Jolie, from Nicolas Sarkozy to the Dalai Lama, from Michael Bloomberg to Eric Schmidt — step out on a limb and make bold predictions about their… read more

November 2011

Quantified Self Conference 2011 Europe

Dates: November 26 – 27, 2011
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands


QS | Our first conference this past May in Mountain View was a success by however you’d like to measure it — people said it was transformative (“best conference ever!”), new collaborations were launched, it sold out and paid for itself, and we had a great time putting it on. So we’re doing it again, in Europe, to allow QS enthusiasts from different parts of the world to… read more

Society for Neuroscience — Neuroscience Annual Meeting 2011

Dates: November 14, 2011
Location: Washington DC


Neuroscience 2011 is the premier venue for neuroscientists from around the world to debut cutting-edge research on the brain and nervous system.

tech+ forum 2011

Dates: November 9 – 10, 2011
Location: Seoul, Korea

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tech+ forum | The tech+ forum was created to bring together recognized international and domestic innovation and inspiration leaders in the fields of technology, economy, culture and humanity. The name tech+ literally stands for these four contrasting but closely correlated fields.

is not just an event, but rather an intricate, strategic initiative of knowledge sharing and solution finding which will ultimately result in actions that… read more

S.NET 2011

Dates: November 7 – 10, 2011
Location: Tempe , Arizona


S.NET | The S.Net Conference will be held at the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel in Tempe, Arizona on November 7-10, 2011. The conference, co-hosted by the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University (CNS-ASU) and the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at the University of California, Santa Barbara (CNS-UCSB), will offer a poster session and plenary sessions featuring:

Nicholas Pidgeon, Professor of Environmental Psychology at… read more

BICA 2011

Dates: November 4 – 6, 2011
Location: Arlington, Virginia

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BICA Society | The challenge of creating a real-life computational equivalent of the human mind calls for our joint efforts to better understand at a computational level how natural intelligent systems develop their cognitive and learning functions. In recent years, BICA conference grew up from a AAAI Fall symposium to a mid-size international conference  that focuses on the emergent hot topics in computer, brain and cognitive sciences unified by… read more

The Future of the Future

Dates: November 3, 2011
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands


“The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.”  — Paul Valery, French poet

The Future of the Future is an examination of the various future vision as portrayed by futurists, academics and scenario thinkers.

Many futurists who try to earn a living telling stories about the future quickly learn that a happy end sells much better than a tale of… read more

Robo Business Leadership Summit

Dates: November 2 – 3, 2011
Location: Boston, Massassachusetts


The RoboBusiness Leadership Summit (RBLS) is the premier business development event for global robotics industry.

The event’s program is designed to provide invaluable information to all levels of the robotics industry supply chain, including:

  • Robotics OEMs
  • Robot ingredient/enabling technology companies
  • Other OEMs that incorporate robotics technologies in their equipment
  • Robotics systems integrators and solutions engineers
  • Robotics end-users
  • Financial companies and institutions

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October 2011

Moogfest 2011

Dates: October 28 – 30, 2011
Location: Asheville, North Carolina


Moogfest is the annual event that honors the remarkable vision of Robert Moog and his amazing musical inventions that changed the course of music. Moogfest is a 3-day, multi-venue event held in Asheville, NC — the place Bob Moog called home for the last 30 years of his life. The 2011 festival will be held the weekend of October 28 – 30. Moogfest will host artists and audiences from… read more

ENCKE virtual university collaboration

Dates: October 27 – 28, 2011
Location: USQ Island, Second Life


The ENCKE virtual university collaboration will be a mixture of conference, workshop and collaboration in a virtual world, to discuss, design, build, operate and evaluate various virtual teaching and learning spaces for the university environment of the 21st century.

The event will begin with an intensive two-day virtual meeting that will consist of a series of plenary talks, small group discussions and report back sessions, workshops, tutorials, demonstrations… read more

App Conference and Hackathon

Dates: October 26 – 27, 2011
Location: Santa Clara, California

App Conference and Hackathon

App Conference and Hackathon | The App Conference and Hackathon, taking place October 26-27, 2011 in Santa Clara, CA., addresses key components of app development, marketing and revenue on mobile devices and tablets. With an emphasis on cross platform development and revenue strategies, the show provides key insight for both developers and business professionals.

Attendees will hear from more than 80 expert speakers in 6read more

International Conference on Mobile, Ubiquitous and Pervasive Computing 2011

Dates: October 26 – 28, 2011
Location: Bali, Indonesia


Waset.org | The International Conference on Mobile, Ubiquitous and Pervasive Computing aims to bring together academic scientists, leading engineers, industry researchers and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Mobile, Ubiquitous and Pervasive Computing, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted.

Churchill Club: An Evening with Steven VanRoekel, Chief Information Officer of the United States

Dates: October 25, 2011
Location: Palo Alto, California


An evening with Steven VanRoekel, the Chief Information Officer of the United States. His first public appearance since his appointment by President Barack Obama in August 2011. VanRoekel, who has been a visionary leader at Microsoft and the FCC, will share his priorities for the Federal IT landscape and his vision for how technology can enable the government to do more for the American people, even as we face… read more

Conference on Biomarkers of Aging and Health

Dates: October 25, 2011
Location: Chicago

The Chicago Core on Biomeasures in Population-Based Health and Aging Research (CCBAR) at the NORC University of Chicago Center on Demography and Economics of Aging hosted a fall conference entitled “Biosocial and Communication Technology-Based Approaches to Urban Health and Aging” on Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 from 7:30am to 5pm at the Gleacher Center in downtown Chicago. Rose Anne Kenny, M.D., P.I. of the innovative Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing… read more

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