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Convention Calendar


The American Ceramic Society 2013 Structural Clay Division Meeting

Sheraton Salt Lake Hotel

Attendance • 100

Runs through • Wednesday


Golden Gloves of America 2013 National Tournament of Champions

Salt Palace

Attendance • 12,000

Runs through • Saturday


American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy 2013 Annual Meeting

Salt Palace

Attendance • 2,500

Runs through • Sunday


Society for Industrial & Applied Mathematics 2013 Applications of Dynamical Systems


Attendance • 600

Runs through • May 25

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week include:


Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims

Commerce Department • Wholesale trade inventories for March

Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates

IPOs Planned

Initial public offerings as provided by Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, Conn., ( and SEC filings, include:

Ambit Biosciences Corp. • San Diego, 4.6 million shares, priced $13 to $15, managed by Citigroup and Leerink Swann. Proposed Nasdaq symbol AMBI. Business: Developing small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of cancer with Astellas Pharma.

Marketo Inc. • San Mateo, Calif., 6.1 million shares, priced $11 to $13, managed by Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse. Proposed Nasdaq symbol MKTO. Business: Provides on-demand marketing software for B2B professionals.

Tableau Software Inc. • Seattle, 7.2 million shares, priced $23 to $25, managed by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Credit Suisse. Proposed NYSE symbol DATA. Business: Provides interactive data visualization software.

Tallgrass Energy Partners LP • Overland Park, Kan., 13.1 million shares, priced $21 to $23, managed by Barclays, Citigroup, BofA Merrill Lynch, and Deutsche Bank. Proposed NYSE symbol TEP. Business: LP formed to own, operate, acquire and develop midstream energy assets.

William Lyon Homes • Newport Beach, Calif., 8.7 million class A shares, priced $22 to $24, managed by Credit Suisse, Citigroup, and J.P. Morgan. Proposed NYSE symbol WLH. Business: Homebuilder in the southwest United States.

Utah Events


Seminar • Angelbeat presents speakers from Microsoft and Verizon Wireless who will discuss such issues as cloud storage and BYOD, 7:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., Hampton Inn & Suites, 307 N. Admiral Byrd Road, Salt Lake City. To register or for tickets visit, call 516-277-2057 or email

Job fair • The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other sponsors present "Hiring Our Heroes," which aims to match employers with veterans and their spouses., 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Summit Hotel & Conference Center , 247 24th St., Ogden. Register at Walk-ins must provide proof of military service.


Seminar • World Trade Center Utah presents a discussion on how Utah companies can tap into business opportunities being generated by drilling operations in the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota and Montana, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Salt Lake Chamber, 175 E. 400 South, Suite 600, Salt Lake City. Cost is $149. To register, visit or call 801-538-8861.

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