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An Overview of the Inaugural Continuity & Resilience Today (CRT) Conference (Toronto, May 2018)

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An Overview of the Inaugural Continuity & Resilience Today (CRT) Conference (Toronto, May 2018)

The Continuity & Resilience Today (CRT) conference was held May 29-31, 2018 in Toronto at the Sheraton Downton Hotel. It was the inaugural CRT conference that was originally part of the old World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM). This show provides a quick overview and summary of some of the sessions held over the 3 days and some of the key points that were discussed and presented to attendees by knowledgeable and experienced presenters.

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US-China Medical Conference in Suzhou, China

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US-China Medical Conference in Suzhou, China

2nd Annual US-China Medical Conference

Suzhou, China, April 21-22, 2018

Mission Statement
Saving lives and improving the quality of life by fostering collaborative efforts

between US and China.

Vision

A community of organizations working together in Medicine, Health and Innovation to  improve the overall wellbeing of the population.

Event Information 

DPR Consulting successfully co-hosted the 1st Annual US-China Medical Conference with Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) and First Teaching Hospital of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in April 2017.  We welcomed 300 attendees including physicians, medical researchers, hospital administrators and healthcare officials.  Their raving review has encouraged us to continue with our mission in medical collaboration.  For the report on our past event, please see https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/uwkwA9H3xBSJdJ1sRqqabQ

in Chinese. Conference agenda for April 2018 is attached in Addendum.

As hosts, we welcome businesses to go through an application process to introduce their products and services to Chinese medical community and connect with world-leading researchers, industry experts and policy makers. We have a limited number of spaces for sponsors and exhibitors and will make an effort to highlight different organizations each year, acknowledging that those selected will represent a fraction of the number of outstanding organizations available.

We welcome organizations that offer the following products and services:

⦁ Pharmaceutical and Therapeutics
⦁ Medical Device, Equipment and Consumables
⦁ Over the counter medical supplies
⦁ Healthy lifestyle related products and services
⦁ Innovation promoting medicine and Health

Exhibit Location

Marriott Courtyard Suzhou,

No 188 Xinghai Street, Suzhou Industrial Park Suzhou, Jiangsu 215021

Telephone: 86  512  67066666

Exhibit Hall Hours

April 21 to 22, 2018 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m

Booth Set up – 1-5pm on April 20, 2018

Booth Tear down – 4-6pm on April 21, 2018

Opportunities 

Presenting Sponsor (Platinum) 
⦁ See sponsorship description
Gold Sponsor 
⦁ See sponsorship description
Silver Sponsor 

⦁ See sponsorship description

Grant Available to Oregon businesses
Business Oregon offers funding up to $10,000 for companies attending this event.  For application process, please see http://www.oregon4biz.com/Global-Connections/Export-Promotion/.

Grant Available to Washington businesses
Please check out the program offered by Washington State Department of Commerce, http://www.commerce.wa.gov/growing-the-economy/business-loans/export-voucher-program/

Registration
Please see the attached.

2018 Sponsors and Exhibitors – Suzhou Registration form.docx

Addemdum – Conference Agenda

April, 21-22, 2018

Speakers from US:

Jennie Crews, MD, Medical Director of SCCA, Associate Clinical Professor of University of Washington School of Medicine (UW)
V.K. Gadi, MD, PhD  – Breast Cancer, Associate Clinical Professor of UW, US patent holder and lead investigator of clinical trials
Raymond Yeung, MD – Liver Tumor Surgeon, Professor of UW, founder of Liver Tumor Clinic at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC)
Wui-Jin Koh, MD – Radiology Oncology, Professor of UW, Medical Director for Radiation Oncology of SCCA
Laura Chow, MD – Lung Cancer, Associate Professor of UW, Associate Director of Phase 1 Clinical Trials Program
William Harris, MD – GI Cancer, Associate Professor of UW
Four renowned Chinese physicians and researcher will also participate.

Conference Agenda:
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Time Topic Speaker
7:30 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m. – 8:20 a.m. Welcome and Announcements TBD
8:20 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Overview of Suzhou Municipal Hospital President Min Huang
8:30 a.m. – 8:40 a.m. Overview of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Dr. Jennie Crews
8:40 a.m. –9:25 a.m Multidisciplinary approach to adjuvant treatment in Breast Cancer Dr. VK Gadi
9:25 a.m. –10:10 a.m. Multidisciplinary approach to metastatic-specific treatment in Breast Cancer Dr. VK Gadi
10:10 a.m.– 10:40 a.m. Breast Cancer Treatment in China
10:40 a.m.– 11:20 a.m. Updates on Women’s Cancer in Radiation Oncology Dr. Wui-Jin Koh
11:20 a.m.– 11:50 p.m. Technology Update in Radiation Oncology Dr. Wui-Jin Koh
11:50 p.m.– 12:20 p.m. Radiation oncology practice in China
12:20 p.m.– 1:20 p.m. Lunch/Networking with Exhibitors/Sponsors
1:20 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Survivorship Program and What it Means for the Patient Dr. Jennie Crews
2:20 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Mock Tumor Board/Patient Care Conference: Breast Cancer Facilitator:  Dr. Jennie Crews
Participants: Dr. Gadi, Dr. Koh, Dr. Crews and MDs from Suzhou
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Added time for Tumor Board Q&A
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Importance of collaboration of all aspects of medicine, health & innovation
Adjourn
Dr. Jennie Crews

April 22, 2018

Time Topic Speaker
7:30 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m.– 9:00 a.m. GI Cancers: Liver Dr. William Harris and Dr. Raymond Yeung
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. GI Cancers:  Stomach Dr. William Harris and Dr. Raymond Yeung
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. GI Cancer Treatment in China
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. GI Cancers:  Pancreas Dr. William Harris and Dr. Raymond Yeung
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch/Networking with Exhibitors/Sponsors
12:30 p.m. – 1:15  p.m. Lung Cancer : Immunotherapy and Targeted Therapy Dr. Laura Chow
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lung Cancer:  Prevention and Screening Dr. Laura Chow
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Lung Cancer Treatment in China
2:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. Mock Tumor Board/Patient Care Conference: Lung and GI cancer Facilitator:  Dr. Jennie Crews
Dr. Chow, Dr. Harris, Dr. Yeung and MDs from Suzhou
3:30 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Extended time for Tumor Board Q&A
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks on Medicine, Health and Innovation Dr. Jennie Crews & President Huang

Ad:Tech New York 2016 2-3 NOV, JAVITS CENTER, NY

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Ad:Tech New York 2016 2-3 NOV, JAVITS CENTER, NY
ad:tech New York 2016
THE JAVITS CENTER, NEW YORK

2-3 NOV, JAVITS CENTER, NY

ad:tech is the original industry authority for marketing and media technology, where marketing, technology and media communities assemble to share new ways of thinking, build strong partnerships, and define new strategies to compete in an ever-changing marketplace. Read more…

ANNOUNCING FIRST SESSIONS
MICHAEL ROSAN
VP SALES
FOURSQUARE
ALLISON DOLLAR
CEO
ITV ALLIANCE
MIKE WELCH
VP & HEAD STRATEGY
AT&T
ANURAG BIST
FOUNDER & CEO
MONET NETWORKS
 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
BARRY LOWENTHAL
PRESIDENT
THE MEDIA KITCHEN
MARIANNE GAMBELLI
CIO
HORIZON MEDIA
RISHAD TOBACCOWALA
CHIEF STRATEGIST
PUBLICIS GROUPE
LAURA HENDERSON
GLOBAL HEAD OF CONTENT & MEDIA MONETIZATION
MONDELEZ
HOW IT WORKS:
ad:tech deliver’s immersive education through keynote speakers, timely topic-driven panels, hands-on workshops, product showcases and unparalleled networking to facilitate a deeper understanding and act as a catalyst for ideation and innovation.
FOR 20 YEARS, ADTECH HAS BEEN THE GO-TO EVENT FOR THE ENTIRE ONLINE ADVERTISING INDUSTRY. IT’S GREAT TO SEE THE EVENT REENERGIZE AND EXPAND TO COVER THE ESSENTIAL TOPICS OF TODAY, INCLUDING MARKETING TECH, ANALYTICS, VIRTUAL REALITY AND WEARABLES, AMONG OTHERS. I’M ESPECIALLY LOOKING FORWARD TO HEARING THE KEYNOTES, INCLUDING THE PERENNIAL THOUGHT LEADER FOR THE INDUSTRY, RISHAD TOBACCOWALA.
RICH LEFURGY
ARCHER ADVISORS
DURING THE MULTIPLE GROWTH PHASES AND ROLL OUT PERIODS OF OUR COMPANY, WE’VE EXHIBITED AT AD:TECH NEW YORK AS A METHOD TO SHOWCASE OUR NEW PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AND REACH A HUGELY DIVERSE MEDIA AUDIENCE.
AMY SHERIDAN
BLUE PHOENIX MEDIA
EXHIBITING AT AD:TECH IS A MUST FOR MARKETING AND TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES WHO WANT TO GET IN FRONT OF THE RIGHT AUDIENCE.
VILLE MIKKOLA
VP & HEAD OF EUROPEAN OFFICE, YEAHMOBI
IT’S IMPORTANT TO BE HERE BECAUSE YOU CAN STAY ON TOP OF TRENDS, AND CONNECT WITH OTHER PEOPLE IN THE INDUSTRY. THE ENERGY IS FANTASTIC TO GET RECHARGED ABOUT WHAT WE DO EVERY DAY.
DAWN WAYT
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, AMERICAN GREETINGS
MY NO. 1 ADVICE IS TO TRY NEW THINGS. THIS IS THE PLACE TO FIND OUT WHAT YOU SHOULD BE TRYING.
JEREMY GEIGER
CEO, RETAILIGENCE

Live Broadcast of the 41st National Hard Money Conference

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Live Broadcast of the 41st National Hard Money Conference

Event Description

  • The VoiceAmerica Live events team will be on site broadcasting the entire event! tune in at http://voiceamerica.com.LiveEvents
  • A one day event for real estate professionals.
  • Presentations on a wide range of topics pertaining to real estate based private money financing.
  • Exceptional speakers representing all facets of the industry–providing on point and insightful commentary.

Event Schedule

  • Evening Prior to Event – No Host Cocktail Party  (Details to be provided upon registration)
  • 7am – Check-in & Continental Breakfast
  • 8am – 1pm – Morning Session – Presentations
  • 1pm – 2pm – Lunch
  • 2pm – 6pm – Afternoon Session – Presentations, Round Table Q&A, Bring Your Deal
  • 6pm – 8pm – Hosted Cocktail Party

Just some of the day’s

Speakers & Panelists

Complete line up to be TBA.

Leonard Rosen

CEO, Pitbull Conference
How to Structure a Real Estate Fund
& Raise Capital

Jon Hornik

Attorney, Larocca Hornik Rosen
Greenberg & Blaha

Mayor of Malboro Township, NJ
Founder, Navesink River Capital
Legal Aspects of Private Lending
Understanding Valuation & Deal Flow

AJ Poulin

The Mortgage Office
Servicing Investors & Loans
Loan Servicing Software

The IPBC IGNITE Conference

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The IPBC IGNITE Conference

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The IPBC IGNITE Conference
Wednesday, 28 September – Saturday, 1 October, 2016
Richmond, BC.

 

 Registration
IPBC Member Price             $575 + GST

Non Member Price              $650 + GST

Early Bird Prize Draw Winners

1).   Two Nights’ Accommodation
Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel
Joyel Hidber, CPB,  Edmonton AB

2).  Free IPBC Membership
Trish McGregor, CPB,  Martensville, SK

3).  Free Conference Registration
Heidi Samida, White Rock, BC

     

    September 28 – October 1, 2016

    Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel &
    Conference Centre
    7551 Westminster Hwy
    Richmond BC
    V6X 1A3   CANADA

    ROOM RESERVATIONS

     
    Get ready to join us at IPBC IGNITE
    Register today for the Business Advisor education event of the year!

     

     Event Details
    What is IPBC IGNITE?

    IPBC IGNITE is the Business Advisor education event of the year! You will have access to experts and thought leaders in key areas of professional business practices that will ignite your business, your employees, and your life!  Our conference is a unique opportunity to collaborate, network and educate yourself in the most critical aspects of your professional practice.  You will learn crucial insights in tax, software, technology and best business practices that will elevate your knowledge to the next level.

     
    Business Savvy Sessions
     

    On the business, or In the business?Are you interested in improving yourself or your practice? These dynamic presenters will provide you with tools to help you tap into your role as the business advisor of today’s – and tomorrow’s customers. Learn More…

     


    Tapping Technology Sessions 

    What do I need to know – and how do I keep up? Ever-evolving, ever-changing, ever-improving … but when you are so busy with your practice, who’s got time to stay on top of technology, too? Our technology experts will help you wade through the myriad of information. Learn More…


    Software Success Sessions

    So many options, so little time …With so many options available, how do you determine which ones provide the best solution for your own company, never mind your customer’s? These know-how speakers will illustrate capabilities that could make all the difference! Learn More…

     

     

    Tax Insight Sessions

    Keep up-to-date on the ever-changing tax environment Government regulations changes can be like a moving target. Our tax experts will provide you with insight and knowledge required to keep you on track. Learn more…

     

     

    Vendor-Ama

    Our trade show will be over 10,000 square feet of possibilities and a great opportunity to interact with key providers in the bookkeeping and accounting industry, come see what they have to offer.

    Wonder Women Tech 2016 Conference and Expo

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    Wonder Women Tech 2016 Conference and Expo

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    Attend one of the largest women and diversity in tech, STEAM and innovation conferences this Summer! The Wonder Women Tech 2016 Conference will be held July 16th and 17th at the Long Beach Convention Center and feature dynamic speakers from all over the world, interactive programming, demos, and highlight, educate and celebrate women and diversity in tech!

    For more information visit: www.wonderwomentech.com

    We will have one of the most diverse roster of speakers at a tech conference at Wonder Women Tech 2016! We have such AMAZING speakers that have the most interesting backgrounds.

    Join the VoiceAmerica Live Events Team as they broadcast live from the Wonder Women Tech 2016 Conference and Expo

    The Power of Personality Marketing by Jacki McLenaghan

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    The Power of Personality Marketing by Jacki McLenaghan

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    Are you interested in building a thriving and lucrative business?

    It’s frustrating knowing that you have a valuable product, service or message to share with others but you just can’t seem to find your ideal audience. There are so many moving parts in running a successful business and knowing where to find the answers and support can be a real challenge. You know that you need to be online, you know that you need to develop great connections and partnerships but maybe you’ve taken workshops or attended events that were just a huge waste of time and money. WE FEEL YOUR PAIN! Where do you turn to find reasonable information and the people who can help achieve your business goals. We would like to invite you to attend one of our Pure Potentials Connection Conferences. These are one day events that have expert speakers on all aspects of building a thriving business. At these events you can experience the following:

    Learn the tools and strategies to skyrocket your business
    Find potential clients
    Find potential promotional partners

    We are willing to put our money where our mouths are. This event is an opportunity to meet new people and gain valuable information. THIS IS NOT A PITCH FEST! We know that we need to earn your trust and showcase our expertise so that is why the cost to attend this event is only $49.99. We promise that you will leave with several valuable nuggets that you can use in your business immediately. AND…we give you lunch.
    Choose the location(s) of the events that you would like to attend and secure your spot today. We only have room for 150 people so don’t wait.

    The Phoenix Connection

    All About Beautiful Victoria British Columbia

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    All About Beautiful Victoria British Columbia

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    Paul Nursey is my guest who is going to give us all the information we need to know about the capital of Canada’s westernmost province, Victoria. There is no person more qualified to do that than Paul Nursey the President and CEO of Tourism Victoria. Victoria is becoming more and more the go to destination when visiting Canada not only because of the mild year round weather and it’s natural beauty, but for all the places to see and things to do. If you haven’t yet planned your next vacation or booked your next conference get away incentive for your employees you will not want to miss this show. After listening to this show you may have decided that your next travel destination is this beautiful city right on the Pacific Ocean!

    SpeakEnglish5 will host the SpeakEnglish5 Synergy Conference/Business Expo in Washington, DC, October 23-24, 2015

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    SpeakEnglish5 will host the SpeakEnglish5 Synergy Conference/Business Expo in Washington, DC, October 23-24, 2015

    SE5

    Sports Communications Group, LLC (SE5, SCG)

    “RECOGNIZE! Recognize the universal language of women inside of professional sports!”

    Contact Cheryl English
    Telephone 302-563-1310
    Email CE@SpeakEnglish5
    Website www.SpeakEnglish5.com

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    Conference &Business Expo

    October 23-24, 2015, SpeakEnglish5 will host the SpeakEnglish5 Synergy Conference/Business Expo in Washington, DC. This event, theme “Finding Your Passion & Purpose”, will feature businesses/nonprofits owned by women inside professional sports. Morgan Stanley, our partner, has assisted with developing an impressive agenda that will include presentations, breakout sessions, speed networking, and a panel discussion that will provide expert direction in business.  In addition, we have partnered with Centric TV, Synergy Title Sponsor, and they have other surprises for conference attendees. Our partnership with Heart and Soul Magazine has given us an opportunity to reach households everywhere. Lastly, our NBA families have given us incredible support.

    One of our illustrious presenters is Ron Busby, from the U.S. Black Chambers… SpeakEnglish5 has also partnered with KINfolk (www.kinfolkkids.org) to broaden our reach in order to serve more needy families. Synergy Conference/Business Expo participants will include women from the NBA, NFL, MLB, WNBA, and NHL. The event will attract many businesses and professional women from the DC area, across the country and overseas.

    “We are excited to kick of our First Annual Synergy Conference & Business Expo, and eager to share the inspirational stories and business expertise of women inside of professional sports with the D.C. community.”—SpeakEnglish5 CEO, Jazette English

    Friday October 23rd we will kick off the weekend with community service benefiting N Street Village in Washington, DC at which time we will prepare and serve lunch to 85 homeless women.

    Later that evening we will conclude with an exclusive VIP reception sponsored by internationally acclaimed law firm, Reed Smith hosted by Charrisse Jordan and Marcia Dyson. Our “movers and shakers” in attendance will be entertained by a live jazz band.

     “This is going to be more than you have ever imagined. I am so proud of you!”—Founder, the HELPPPPing Hands Foundation, Tomeka B. Holyfield

    Women in professional sports matter!

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    If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Cheryl English at 302-563-1310 or email at CE@SpeakEnglish5.

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