You may think that we are desperately trying to challenge your linguistic skills when we choose the locations for our international conferences. This time, we give you another challenge. You will also have to adapt to a new alphabeth for reading: Cyrillic!
But luckily, you may find other spellings and pronounciations for the city, more suitable for your tongue, like Lwow or Lemberg. It is the same place, and it is in Western Ukraine, not far from the Polish border. This is where we will hold the IBA conferenceand explore blackcurrants in Ukraine. Western Ukraine is a huge berry growing area. Even though Ukraine also grows blackcurrants around Kiev and further east in the country, the recently created Ukrainian Berries association has chosen Lviv for our conference.
The city, with less than a million inhabitants, is the largest in Western Ukraine. It has nice facilitites for hosting conferences. As you may know, Ukraine has not always been independent. After several hundred years of foreign domination Kingdom of Poland before the 17th, Habsburg Empire in the 19th, and Soviet Union in the 20th century, mainlywe will visit a young independent country.
Ukraine has become a part of the free trade area with the European Union in Blackcurrant growing is expanding in Ukraine. It may be too early yet to make your travel arrangements. But as usual, we will give you all the information you need in one of our website sections.
We will update you with uselful hints for travelling, for the venue and many more. In the meantime, you may already check out general information on Lvivon the Ukrainian blackcurrant industryflights leading to Lviv and administrative information for visas if requested. We are looking forward to meeting you in Lviv for the IBA conference ! Very recentely, Ukraine has joined the International Blackcurrant Association. Their involvement starts with a huge project: the promise to host the next IBA conference — in Lviv!
Where are we going? Blackcurrants in Ukraine. Some bit of history. How to come to the IBA conference in Lviv.
As in all other industries, ag banking is constantly changing. Ag lenders need to stay current on the latest issues in agricultural markets, economics and risk management. The Ag Banking Conference addresses these and other important issues to increase your knowledge and improve your ability to serve ag customers.
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Maintain your exercise regime with a fully equipped fitness room and a tropical pool area with swimming pool, whirlpool and sundeck. Additional Lodging Options. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www. Qualifying sessions include those in the Human Resources and Leadership Development tracks as well as the general session presentations. Public accountants licensed in the state of Illinois will earn 5 credits of continuing professional education credit for attending sessions in the Financial Management track.The IBA is the foremost organisation for international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies, with 80, individual members spanning countries.
Established inshortly after the creation of the United Nations, the IBA was born out of the conviction that it could contribute to global stability and peace through the promotion and protection of the rule of law.
Read more about the IBA. IBA conferences provide a forum for the dissemination of specialist legal information and networking opportunities. The events are open to members and non-members, and are a great way to meet CPD requirements. We are living in extraordinary times. I send you my sincerest greetings and profound wishes that you and your families are safe and well.
As international lawyers A selection of hand-picked highlights of digital content related to the rule of law - including films, Global Insight features and news analysis, podcasts, and more Global Insight takes a look at the under-resourced justice system in England and Wales and how the years of neglect might be reversed. A long-running dispute over sovereignty of the Northwest Passage is one of numerous tensions being heightened by the climate crisis.
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The IBA is committed to working with the global legal community to contribute to global stability and peace through the promotion and protection of the rule of law. IBA report urges law-makers to create bespoke legislation for sextortion. Launched in Decemberthis StAR book, written jointly with the IBA, outlines an underutilised way to pursue the restitution of corrupt funds. The global voice of the legal profession Covid — latest updates and resources from the IBA.
Read more.The International Conferences are rotated between the Americas and Eurasia on an month rotation.
In addition to the International Conferences, the IBA also supports national and regional workshops, which can vary widely in their scope and topics. IBA generally collaborates with sponsors of these workshops, but official approval by the IBA is not required. November 12, - November 17, in Quito, Ecuador. October 5, - October 11, in Thessaloniki, Greece. November 26, - November 30, in New Delhi, India. July 17, - July 23, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. May 18, - May 22, in Tbilisi, Georgia Republic.
November 4, - November 10, in Monterrey, Mexico. October 2, - October 6, in Nagano, Japan. September 27, - October 1, in Riva del Garda, Italy. August 4, - August 9, in Steinkjer, Norway. January 1, - January 5, in Brasov, Romania.
September 20, - September 24, in Graz, Austria. September 11, - September 14, in Mora, Sweden. October 19, - October 22, in Grenoble, France. February 20, - February 25, in Victoria, Canada. June 1, - June 4, in Moscow, Russia. January 1, - January 4, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. August 1, - August 4, in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada.
Sponsorship is approved by the IBA Council and proposals for hosting the international conference should be submitted several years in advance. For more information, contact the IBA President below. Mark Brigham. Journal of Mammalogy, 91 2 Download PDF. IBA Conferences.
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