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A symposium, or seminar, was an academic conference. The Annual Starfleet Symposium was an example of this.

In 2293, before the Camp Khitomer crisis, Nyota Uhura was supposed to be chairing a seminar at Starfleet Academy. (Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country)

Beverly Crusher met Jas Holza a few years prior to 2368 at a symposium. They danced together at a reception after the symposium. According to Ro Laren, Holza was invited to symposia and diplomatic soirées, but was without real influence among the Bajorans. (TNG: "Ensign Ro")

In 2366, the Astrophysics Center on Icor IX held a symposium on rogue star clusters, which Jean-Luc Picard considered to attend. (TNG: "Captain's Holiday")

The Federation Archaeology Council held an annual symposium. In 2367, this symposium was held aboard the USS Enterprise-D in orbit of Tagus III. (TNG: "Qpid")

During the Psychological conference in 2369, Geordi La Forge attended a warp energy symposium, where he was able to touch a plasma field. (TNG: "Timescape")

In 2371, the senior staff of the space station Deep Space 9 traveled to Earth in order to attend the annual symposium on the current situation in the Gamma Quadrant. (DS9: "Past Tense, Part I")

In 2377, the Ovions asked The Doctor to speak at a symposium about spaceborne pathogens. (VOY: "Flesh and Blood")

In 2378, The Doctor and Kathryn Janeway attended a medical symposium together. (VOY: "Renaissance Man")

A section of dialogue cut from TNG: "The Chase" revealed, that Captain Jean-Luc Picard was a speaker at an archaeological symposium. He wrote a paper about the Kea IV excavation and read it to the audience. [1]

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