Balisage: The Markup Conference 2016 - 02 Aug 2016 Balisage is an annual conference devoted to the theory and practice of descriptive markup and related technologies for structuring and managing information. The 2016 program includes papers discussing reducing ambiguity in linked-open-data annotations, the visualisation of XSLT execution patterns, automatic recognition of grant- and funding-related information in scientific papers, construction of an interactive interface to assist cybersecurity analysts, rules for graceful extension and customisation of standard vocabularies, case studies of agile schema development, a report on XML encoding of subtitles for video, an extension of XPath to file systems, handling soft hyphens in historical texts, an automated validity checker for formatted pages, one no-angle-brackets editing interface for scholars of German family names and another for scholars of Roman legal history, and a survey of non-XML markup such as Markdown.
Event Date: August 2 - 5, 2016
Event Location: Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA
ISMTE North American conference - 11 Aug 2016 ISMTE conferences provide a unique opportunity to increase the recognition of your brand in the editorial office. Attendees of the 2016 ISMTE North American meeting drive the editorial process in the fields of science, technology, medicine, nursing and allied health, and the humanities, as well as business, finance, economics, law, criminology, and the social sciences. The ISMTE North American conference attracts attendees from all over the world, with the greatest concentration of attendees from the US and the UK. This is your opportunity to deliver your message directly to representatives of some of the top journals worldwide. Leaders will arrive ready to discuss new trends in publishing, including products and services to help them work better and smarter.
Event Date: August 11 - 12, 2016
Event Location: Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, USA
ASA 2016 Annual Meeting - 20 Aug 2016 The 111th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association provides the opportunity for professionals involved in the scientific study of society to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Nearly 600 program sessions are convened during the four-day meeting held every August to provide participation venues and networking outlets for nearly 3,000 research papers and over 4,600 presenters. The 2016 Annual Meeting is a great opportunity to expand your sales and brand to over 6,000 leading specialists in sociology.
Event Date: August 20 - 23, 2016
Event Location: Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA, USA