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This will allow it to organise conferences and meetings and prepare relevant documents for negotiations. Computing (2010)The damage inflicted at the Conservative conference has been done. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A consultation on the student visa regime promised at the Conservative conference will now not be published until the new year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mrs May wants to make a new workplace culture the highlight of her speech to the Conservative conference next month. The Sun (2016)AN Indian restaurant hosting a Ukip conference dinner was raided by immigration officers. The Sun (2016)We used one of the conference rooms and my husband accompanied me. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was just before the main dinner of the conference. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We had no agenda at that conference. Christianity Today (2000)Instead we met in conference rooms to discuss the issues of the day. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Most journalists who talk to players and managers outside formal press conferences are complicit in this. Times, Sunday Times (2007)At the conference we also discussed training in outline. Broken Lives (1993)This could involve anything from international media interviews and conferences to meetings with local business or council leaders. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There was no formal press conference. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He suggests combining meetings with industry conferences and exhibitions as a way of networking and raising your profile as an international player. Times, Sunday Times (2012)On its opening day the Conservative conference has already chosen its star. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Coincidentally, the agenda for the conference set some time ago is on housing. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A formal press conference will be held tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Party conference season brings with it a mandatory turn on stage for the current crop of leaders' wives. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The package also offers a reserved seat for the leader's speech and a place at the conference dinner. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He seems reluctant to bring the press conference to an end, like an addict taking one last massive draught from the cup. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But the conference will bring no new money to the fight, and money is what is most urgently needed on the front line. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A performing figurehead to rub shoulders with clients at dinners and conferences, certainly. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Next press conference I will bring you nice glasses. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The pledge was made at the Conservative conference in Birmingham. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'conference'
British English: conference /ˈkɒnfərəns; -frəns/ NOUN
A conference is a meeting, often lasting a few days, which is organized on a particular subject.
...a conference on education.
- American English: conference
- Arabic: مُؤْتـَمَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: conferência
- Chinese: 会议
- Croatian: konferencija
- Czech: konference
- Danish: konference
- Dutch: conferentie
- European Spanish: conferencia reunión
- Finnish: konferenssi
- French: conférence
- German: Konferenz
- Greek: σύσκεψη
- Italian: conferenza
- Japanese: 会議
- Korean: 회의
- Norwegian: konferanse
- Polish: konferencja
- European Portuguese: conferência
- Romanian: conferință
- Russian: конференция
- Spanish: conferencia
- Swedish: konferens
- Thai: การสัมมนา
- Turkish: konferans
- Ukrainian: конференція
- Vietnamese: hội nghị
Definition of conference from the Collins English Dictionary
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