A dessert pear of a firm-fleshed variety
A formal meeting of people with a shared interest, typically one that takes place over several days
an international conference on the environment
In a meeting
A meeting of professionals such as teachers or social workers to discuss a particular case
A press conference
A form of teleconference in which participants at different locations can hear, but not see, each other.
A meeting of editorial and production staff to discuss the content of a script, or to plan future storylines.
An assembly of bishops from the Anglican Communion, usually held every ten years (since 1867) at Lambeth Palace and presided over by the Archbishop of Canterbury
A meeting held in Potsdam in the summer of 1945 between US, Soviet, and British leaders, which established principles for the Allied occupation of Germany following the end of the Second World War
An interview given to journalists by a prominent person in order to make an announcement or answer questions
A meeting between the Allied leaders Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin in February 1945 at Yalta, a Crimean port on the Black Sea. The leaders planned the final stages of the Second World War and agreed the subsequent territorial division of Europe
A committee with forty nations as members that seeks to negotiate multilateral disarmament
A conference in which participants in different locations are able to communicate with each other in sound and vision
A series of international conferences first held in Pugwash (a village in Nova Scotia) in 1957 by scientists to promote the peaceful application of scientific discoveries
(In a court of law) a discussion between the lawyers and the judge held out of earshot of the jury