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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    Eagles fend off Timberwolves in extra innings

    Creston News Advertiser 20 Jun 2024
    Mary’s leads the conference with a 9-0 record, East Union with 8-3 ... The Eagles wasted no time on offense against the Timberwolves, putting up three in the first, three in the second, one in the fourth and three in the sixth ... Friday against Nodaway Valley, the senior duo each hit their first career home run in a 22-6 conference win....
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    Amazon, Google and Harvard demonstrate the value created by regenerative buildings

    GreenBiz 20 Jun 2024
    Three of the largest were featured at the Living Future conference, in Atlanta in May ... Don’t let 'nos' go to waste. The panelists who presented these projects at the Living Future Conference openly acknowledged the challenges of taking on this level of ambition for a building (it is called the Living Building Challenge, after all)....
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    Zelensky’s Swiss conference turns into a big joke

    Blitz 20 Jun 2024
    The “peace” conference organized by the Kiev regime in Switzerland has come to an end ... The lack of Russian participation made the conference a real waste of time, completely incapable of establishing a real peace agenda ... A day before Zelensky’s conference in ......
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    The delusion of 'advanced' plastic recycling

    Raw Story 20 Jun 2024
    But businesses that rely on plastic production, like fossil fuel and chemical companies, have worked since the 1980s to spin the pollution as a failure of waste management — one that can be solved with recycling ... Waste is heated until it turns into oil ... It was using pre-consumer plastic to “give consistency” to the waste stream....
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    The Delusion of “Advanced” Plastic Recycling

    ProPublica 20 Jun 2024
    But businesses that rely on plastic production, like fossil fuel and chemical companies, have worked since the 1980s to spin the pollution as a failure of waste management — one that can be solved with recycling ... Waste is heated until it turns into oil ... It was using pre-consumer plastic to “give consistency” to the waste stream....
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    Zelensky’s “Peace Summit” Ends Without Any Effective Result, While Russia Offers Concrete Peace Proposal

    GlobalResearch 19 Jun 2024
    The “peace” conference organized by the Kiev regime in Switzerland has come to an end ... The lack of Russian participation made the conference a real waste of time, completely incapable of establishing a real peace agenda ... A day before Zelensky’s conference in ......
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    Summit for Peace in Ukraine: Which Countries Did Not Sign the Final Communiqué

    Philenews 16 Jun 2024
    Moscow, which was not invited and made it clear it did not wish to participate, labeled the summit a waste of time and issued counterproposals from afar ... The conference underscored the broad support Ukraine continues to receive from its allies but also highlighted the challenges facing any lasting ceasefire....
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    'Our leaders are not leading': Groups decry yet another G7 climate failure

    Raw Story 15 Jun 2024
    put us in.". "As COP29 approaches and the world deals with worsening climate impacts, we can't afford to waste more time," Fortin said, referring to the United Nations Climate Change Conference scheduled to take place in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan—a major fossil fuel-producing nation—in November ... "If the U.S ... "Our leaders are not leading ... ....
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    Mr. Trump Went to Capitol Hill and the Democrats Went Nuts

    Hot Air 14 Jun 2024
    Former President Donald Trump returned to Capitol Hill on Thursday for the first time since January 6, 2021 ... Advertisement. Trump had a busy day ... Advertisement ... 6 ... We want to see money not wasted all over the world.”. The media was sad that Trump delivered his message at a press conference with about half of the Senate Republicans standing with him ... ....
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    Jordan Hosts Second Recycling Conference to Strengthen Waste Management

    Petra 11 Jun 2024
    The two-day conference, concluding on Wednesday, aims to advance private sector-led recycling initiatives and foster connections among key stakeholders, including government agencies, private enterprises, waste generators, recycling service providers, material processors, and training organizations....
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    Ukraine determined to shield and rebuild shattered cities

    Business Day 11 Jun 2024
    Switzerland hosts an international conference this weekend to seek a path to peace in Ukraine, but it has been shunned by China and dismissed as a waste of time by Russia, which was not invited to attend ......
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    Scholz vows Russia would not win war in Ukraine

    RTE 11 Jun 2024
    Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the conference in Berlin ... It comes days before Switzerland hosts an international conference to find a path to peace in Ukraine but which has been shunned by China and dismissed as a waste of time by Russia, which was not invited to attend....
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