World Peace Conference 2017 to be held in Michigan League – 3/31-4/1

The WORLD PEACE CONFERENCE 2017 will focus on how to prevent and mediate conflict. It is a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and solutions with professionals from government, business, healthcare, media, and faith-based organizations. Diverse perspectives will challenge our thinking. The goal of this gathering is to empower community leaders, Rotarians, youth, and others to promote […]

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Watch TEDMED Live Now – Dec 4 Online

TEDMED 2016: What if? Tough-minded skeptics and visionary dreamers agree on one thing: if we are going to change our world for the better, we must first imagine new possibilities. As children, we’re encouraged to ask questions and dream big. But, as we become adults, our imagination is tamed by perceived practicality and social conformity. […]

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Global Citizenship in Practice Conference 12/3 – Register by 11/30

On December 3rd @ 1-4, the Global Scholars Program is hosting a conference for the campus on the theme of Global Citizenship in Practice. We hope you attend to learn and contribute to this important conversation. Please register by Wednesday, November 30 (on-site registration also possible). Conference Details Date & Time: Saturday, December 3, 2016, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Location: Rackham Graduate School Theme: […]

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Disruptive Innovation Festival – Tune in Online Nov 4-25

The Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) is an online, open access event that invites thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, businesses, makers and learners to explore the question “The economy is changing – what do I need to know, experience and do?”. Tune in from wherever you are to the launch on Nov 4 and to a series of workshops and events […]

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#micities 2016 – Saturday, October 8

#micities 2016 Saturday, October 8 9:00AM-5:00PM Palmer Commons New information technologies are transforming life in cities across Michigan and around the world.  Citizens now rely on mobile apps for transportation and explore their community through virtual reality interfaces, communities are formed and supported through a variety of information tool, and city managers and planners have […]

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Michigan University-wide Sustainability and Environment (MUSE) conference and workshop – Abstracts due November 10

Michigan University-wide Sustainability and Environment (MUSE) conference and workshop February 9-10, 2017 Palmer Commons. The purpose of the gathering is to foster connections and new collaborations across the broad suite of sustainability and environment-related research at the University of Michigan. MUSE will bring together graduate students along with University leadership, faculty, and research fellows for […]

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Global Health & Innovation Conference – Abstract Deadline September 30

Global Health & Innovation Conference April 22-23, 2017 | Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 14th annual conference http://www.uniteforsight.org/conference The 14th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale is the world’s largest and leading global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference.  This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and […]

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Design of Medical Devices Conference – Now Accepting Submissions for Student Design Showcase

Submission Deadline: Jan. 30, 2017 The Student Design Showcase  helps to promote and publicize excellence in medical device design by teams of undergraduate and graduate students conducted as part of their course work from around the world. Outstanding student designs will be selected for presentation on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 during the Design of Medical Devices Conference […]

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