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  • noun

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Synonyms for conference

a meeting for the exchange of views

a formal assemblage of the members of a group

an exchanging of views

an exchange of views in an attempt to reach a decision

a group of athletic teams that play each other

the act of conferring, as of an honor

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The State of Environmental Justice in America 2007 Conference.
RISE researchers in Canberra found that victims of crime whose case went to conference rather than court were presented with greater opportunities for material reparation, yet they were less likely to ask for money as part of the case outcome.
American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging Future of Aging Services Conference (formerly AAHSA Spring Conference)
The appeal to both conference sponsors and those participating is the low cost to stage them and the low cost to attend--plus, of course, the convenience of no one having to leave the office.
It was a unanimous, enthusiastic vote to offer the invitation to these two fine universities to join the Big West Conference,'' said Long Beach State president Robert Maxson, the chairman of the board of presidents.
The conference will also feature a proprietary online partnering system through which participants can set up individual meetings with potential partners -- thus providing an unbeatable opportunity for direct engagement between individuals from all parts the biotechnology value chain.
In light of the constructivist movement, many schools are adopting the "student-led" conference format in hopes of developing students into self-regulated learners.
Gonick has conducted several conferences with the new software and notes some helpful applications.
High level training for half the price of typical conferences
77th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference.
In child welfare, the existing research (Pennell & Burford, 2003; Gunderson, Cahn, & Wirth, 2003; Litchfield, Gatowski & Dobbin, 2003; Marsh & Crow, 2003; Wheeler & Johnson, 2003) suggests that when presented with the option of a family group conference, families, their support network and the broader community attend and make plans that achieve regulatory parameters.
IDG World Expo, the leading producer of world-class tradeshows, conferences and events, announced that Macworld Conference & Expo[R] will kick off next week in San Francisco at the Moscone Center.
11-13: Justice Ontario Conference and Annual Meeting; Huntsville; www.