In addition to being a networking, idea sharing, and cross-pollination venue, GRPC is also an opportunity to take the temperature of the movement.
Those who think NRA is hard-line have never been to a GRPC.
Last year's GRPC exposed a significant divide between Second Amendment supporters, some of whom suggested that we couldn't win fights against state-level bans on private firearm transfers, and should therefore get a seat at the table to have some say in the crafting of the inevitable legislation.
In 2015 with a presidential election and disturbing ballot initiatives to criminalize person-to-person firearm transfers in several states pending, serious concerns remain, but the GRPC as a body presented a remarkably united front.
In 2005, GRPC
of the CGIAR had endorsed the policy followed hitherto by the centers consisting in treating advanced or elite lines still under development by them as material covered by the SMTA.
The timing of GRPC
should prove most interesting, coming less than two weeks after the scheduled expiration of the Clinton gun ban (www.
The microprotocol suite is based on the semantic variations of GRPC described in Hiltunen and Schlichting [1995a]; the categories that follow represent semantic variations of termination, ordering, communication, collation, call style, membership, and failure handling.
The suite requires a driver microprotocol GRPC for all combinations of microprotocols.
There are 64 possible GRPC configurations given the above collection of microprotocols.
Saeed Bin Houfan Al Mansouri, Vice-Chairman of the GRPC
, gave away the trophies in the presence of GRPC
's Assistant Managing Director Salem Abdullah Salem Al Shamsi, Executive Secretary Hassan Nasser Al Deen, Administration and Finance Manager Hisham Mohammad Ahmad and Equiworld's Arun Menon.
Saeed Bin Houfan Al Mansouri, representing GRPC, said: "The Ghantoot Racing and Polo Club is ideally situated and we will be providing all the support needed to make this international event a great success.
Under directions from Shaikh Falah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, chairman of GRPC, we have ensured that all facilities are ready for the championship," added Salem Abdullah Salem Al Shamsi of GRPC.