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2011-01-18 14:48:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for International Research (IIR) USA, the leading business-to-business conference producer with marquee brands such as FEI, FUSE, The Market Research Event and Shopper insights in Action today announced a strategic partnership with Youth Pulse, Inc. (Ypulse), the leading authority on youth. After five consecutive years of producing its annual Youth Marketing Mashup Conference, Ypulse has partnered with IIR in a collaborative effort to...

2009-05-06 14:50:00

NEW YORK, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IIR, the world's leading knowledge and skills transfer company, is pleased to announce the former Senator Tom Daschle as keynote speaker of the 14th Annual Summit on the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program, September 21-23, 2009, Chicago, IL. One of the most influential men in Washington today, Tom Daschle is a former senator whose lifelong passion and commitment to public service and healthcare reform is undeniable. As Senate majority and minority...

2008-09-17 09:00:53

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Officials of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) (New Orleans, Louisiana) said that they can now begin an initial survey of the Sabine Power Station in Bridge City, Texas, as the four feet of flood waters begin to recede. After the initial walkthrough to assess the plant's general condition, a formal assessment was scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 16. The company is awaiting reports from electrical and mechanical engineers...

2008-08-11 06:00:25

International IIR Forum "Aircraft Seating" 15th and 16th October 2008, Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall Frankfurt/Hamburg, August 2008. Aircraft seats have to be safe, comfortable, light and environmentally friendly. Fuel prices, fire resistance and the individual airline requirements are only some of the complex factors influencing seat concepts and specifications. In view of the technical and economic implications, the seat concept is an important issue of customer acquisition and loyalty. "The...

2008-07-09 09:00:54

Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- An analysis of the top 10 North American Pharmaceutical & Biotech capital projects currently scheduled to begin construction in 2008 reveals a cumulative total investment value (TIV) of $2.9 billion. Although the figure is impressive, it is a 34% drop compared with the same analysis of last year's top 10 projects, which totaled $4.4 billion. Shire PLC's (LSE:SHP) (Chineham, Basingstoke) Wayne, Pennsylvania,...

2008-02-11 06:00:34

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Bechtel Group Incorporated and ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) have been awarded the contract in competitive bidding for Angola LNG Limited's first gas-liquefaction facility that will be near Soyo in Zaire Province on the Atlantic coast of the West African country. The contract also contains an agreement for the utilization of ConocoPhillips' Optimized CascadeSM Process (COCP) in the development of the project. For details, view the...

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'