IWIS


Also found in: Dictionary.
AcronymDefinition
IWISInternational Wheat Information System
IWISInstitution-Wide Information Strategies
IWISIBM (International Business Machines Corporation) Workers International Solidarity (international union)
IWISIntelligent Well Interface Standardisation (oil & gas)
IWISInternational Workshop on Information Security (telecommunications; annual conference)
IWISInterceptor Weapons Instructor School
References in periodicals archive ?
ti Hei is one of the Iwi of Hauraki and will also receive collective redress as part of the Pare Hauraki Collective Redress Deed which was initialled in December last year.
This being said, IWI managed to keep the weight down to 6.
ti Tamaoho and the Crown and provides the foundation for a stronger social, cultural and economic future for the iwi.
Members that took part in the EPTDA pavilion at the Drives show included Iwis Chain, Bega Tools, Posi Lock Puller and Diamond Chain, plus many others.
To join learning with comely exercises, Conte Baldassare Castiglione in his book Cortegiano doth trimly teach; which book, advisedly read and diligently followed, but one year at home in England, would do a young gentleman more good, iwis, than three years' travel abroad spent in Italy.
Calculations were made on the basis of parentage information extracted from CIMMYT database by the IWIS program, version 1 (Fox et al.
The settlement was historic in that it was the first between the two parties that affected all iwi (Waitangi Tribunal, 1992).
If iwi added the fisheries assets to a well-diversified portfolio, the expected return calculated using the classical Capital Asset Pricing Model ('CAPM'), developed by Sharpe (1964) and Lintner (1965), would adequately compensate iwi for bearing solely market risk.
Using Meulbroek's opportunity cost approach, we estimate the expected return on fisheries assets for iwi and the corresponding discount they place on the fisheries' assets relative to fair market value.
We provide illustrations of the value loss, based on our estimates and assumptions of the proportion of iwi wealth invested in 'restricted' fisheries assets.
Section 4 provides a description of the methodology employed to estimate the value lost for iwi through restricting their ability to diversify freely, section 5 provides parameter estimates, and section 6 presents the results.
The settlement awarded to iwi represented full consideration for all historical fishing claims.