Conference

A conference is a meeting of people who "confer" about a topic.

  • Convention (meeting), meeting of a, usually large, group of individuals and/or companies in a certain field
  • Academic conference, in science and academic, a formal event where researchers present results, workshops, and other activities.
  • Business conference, organized to discuss business-related matters
  • Conference call, in telecommunications, a "multi-party call"
  • Conference hall, room where conferences are held
  • News conference, an announcement to the press (print, radio, television) with the expectation of questions, about the announced matter
  • Parent-teacher interview (conference), a meeting with a child's teacher to discuss grades and school performance
  • Peace conference, a diplomatic meeting to end conflict.
  • Professional conference
  • Settlement conference, a meeting between the plaintiff and the respondent in lawsuit, wherein they try to settle their dispute without proceeding to trial
  • Trade conference, or trade fair, with wider participation and providing the opportunity for business people and the general public
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    'Don't wash cars': Delhi govt warns against wasting water amid acute heatwave, says fines to be imposed if...

    Live Mint 28 May 2024
    'I appeal to all Delhites, whether your area has water shortage or not, please use water supply rationally...,' she said while speaking at a press conference on Tuesday.She also requested people to not waste water and even warned that fines would be levied if anyone was spotted using excess water....
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    Advocates tell Majority Leader Stewart-Cousins 'People over plastic' as session winds down

    Daily Messenger 28 May 2024
    She appealed to Stewart-Cousins who, Williams said, told participants in a recent webinar that she’d grown up near a waste repository ... We are continuing to discuss these bills as a conference.” ... The New York State Conference of Teamsters fears the legislation could take work away from municipal waste haulers....
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    Rangers’ depth saves scuffling stars again with Alex Wennberg’s Game 3 heroics

    New York Post 27 May 2024
    With the Rangers having let a two-goal lead go to waste and spending much of the third period under siege, Game 3 of these Eastern Conference Final felt like it was going the wrong way until Wennberg got free off a faceoff and set himself up in front of the net....
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    How Pat Cummins helped Sunrisers Hyderabad create a legacy

    Financial Express 27 May 2024
    The day before the final against Kolkata Knight Riders, Pat Cummins jested. \u201cMy trophy-winning luck would end some day.\u201d In the last 10 months, he has lifted the World Test Championship mace, kissed the urn and raised the ODI World Cup crown too ... A band of firebrands ... \u201cHe is not a time-waster and avoids wasting time in conferences ... ....
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    Switzerland poised to get tough on Russian spies

    Swissinfo 26 May 2024
    Switzerland is anticipating Russian disruption tactics during June’s Ukraine peace conference ... Russia was not invited to the conference and has labeled it a waste of time....
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    WATCH: Timberwolves have to waste a timeout 30 seconds into Game 2 vs. Mavericks because ...

    CBS Sports 25 May 2024
    They've already reached the Western Conference Finals for just the second time as a franchise, and they may well make it to the Finals this time around ... The Timberwolves were forced to waste a timeout 34 seconds into a conference finals game ... "The Western Conference finals started; not sure if they got the memo....
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    China strengthens garbage sorting in urban communities

    China.dot.org 23 May 2024
    ... a national work conference on garbage sorting ... The work conference has also stressed improving the treatment of construction wastes, urging efforts to resolutely curb illegal dumping and set up disposal points for residential decoration wastes....
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    Connor Hujsak's SEC tournament heroics lift Mississippi State baseball to win vs Texas A\u0026M

    Clarionledger 23 May 2024
    HOOVER, Ala.Mississippi State baseball arrived at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium needing wins to boost its hopes of hosting an NCAA regional ... It set up No ... It took Mississippi State 26 outs to score its first runs of the conference tournament against Ole Miss. The Bulldogs wasted little time getting on the scoreboard against Texas A&M (44-12), though....
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    Waiving of Rigoni just the start of Austin FC sporting director Rodolfo Borrell's summer

    Austin American-Statesman 23 May 2024
    It’s going to be an interesting summer for Austin FC, and more than just on the field ... In his meeting with the media Thursday, Borrell addressed Rigoni’s dismissal and where the club goes from here. Borrell. Rigoni’s exit was known for months ... Good start can’t be wasted. Austin FC sitting in third-place in the Western Conference isn’t lost on Borrell....
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    A Safe and Sustainable Event Environment

    Seatrade Maritime News 20 May 2024
    Our dedication extends to a range of various initiatives, such as implementing greener and gender-diverse content in our conferences, promoting our Better Stands initiative which aims to reduce waste by 80%, to decrease onsite waste by 95% through reducing food waste, and the substitution of printed event guides for digital versions....
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    Canucks have another chance to oust Oilers, this time in Game 7

    Marietta Daily Journal 20 May 2024
    The Vancouver Canucks wasted their first opportunity to vanquish the Edmonton Oilers and advance to the Western Conference finals ... ....
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    Israel’s Gantz threatens to leave Netanyahu’s government

    Middle East Monitor 19 May 2024
    ... and securing the release of the captives held in the Gaza Strip,” he said at a news conference. “A strategic shift is required, not a waste of time....
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    Israel’s Gantz threatens to leave Netanyahu’s government if post-war plan not in place by June 8

    Anadolu Agency 19 May 2024
    ​​​ ... The plan must include “undermining Hamas's rule and securing the release of the captives held in the Gaza Strip,” he said at a news conference. "A strategic shift is required, not a waste of time. We need to establish an alternative national strategy,” he added ... If you prefer the personal path, we will leave the government."....
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