Month: January 2016

Healthcare

Identifying Incompetent Surgeons: A Collective Failure to Learn from Public Inquiries

As one of the longest running events in Informa Australia's history, "Medico Legal Congress" brings together medical and legal professionals from around the country to facilitate discussion and debate on current medico-legal challenges and enables the development of better risk management strategies. We were lucky enough to grab a few minutes from the honourable Geoffrey Davis…

21 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

“A true watershed year for MZI Resources” – Aspiring mineral sands developer to fully-fledged producer

MZI Resources Ltd (ASX: MZI) have made waves in the mining press with their story of overcoming today’s tough market conditions to become a fully-fledged producer of mineral sands products at Keysbrook, (WA) in less than 9 months. We took the opportunity to speak with Managing Director, Trevor Matthews, ahead of the 16th Annual Mineral…

20 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

Light Rail Project In Jerusalem: Opportunities & Challenges

The popularity of light rail in Australia shows no sign of waning as we step into 2016. In NSW alone we have seen the recent extension to the Inner West line, works begin on the line from Circular Quay to Randwick, and plans released for Parramatta and Newcastle. Practically the first thing Malcolm Turnbull did upon becoming…

20 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights

Healthcare

Implementing eMM systems to improve patient safety, efficiency and quality of care

The 5th Annual eMedication Management Conference will address the latest strategies for hospitals using eMM systems. The event will be held at the Swissotel in Sydney, on the 15th & 16th March 2016, and will examine implementation and integration processes using case studies from across Australia, including representation from NZ and the UK. Stephen Goundrey-Smith…

20 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights

Healthcare

Providing Care and Support for People Living with Dementia

The 7th Annual National Dementia Conference 2016 will discuss improved outcomes for people living with dementia and their families, carers and service providers. The event is proudly supported by Alzheimer’s Australia, the Australia Journal of Dementia Care, the Australian Pain Society and the Joanna Briggs Institute. In the lead up to the conference we had…

18 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights

Healthcare

Eliminating Barriers: Supporting the Employment of People with Disabilities through Accessible Communications

Eliminating Barriers: Supporting the Employment of People with Disabilities through Accessible Communications For engagement, enjoyment and employment, accessing information and being able to communicate is essential and very empowering. In today’s working environment, this translates to being able to access information on mainstream technology, including web content, and the various digital platforms and mobile devices.…

13 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights

Energy & Utilities

Technological developments for the gas turbine industry – Which are the most promising?

In the lead up to the Gas Turbines Asia-Pacific Conference we asked members from a global "Gas Turbine Users Linkedin group” what they felt was the ‘next big thing’ in terms of technological developments in the gas turbines industry. Judging by the responses below, there seems to be a major emphasis on lowering emissions from gas turbines. Do you agree?…

6 Jan 2016, by Informa Insights