Conference

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The term conference can be used to describe any meeting of people that confer about a certain topic.

Sports

  • In English association football, the fifth and sixth tiers of the football league are called the Football Conference.
  • In the United States, football has two NFL conferences: the National Football Conference (NFC), and the American Football Conference (AFC). The winners of these two conferences go on to play in the annual Super Bowl.
  • In American basketball, there are two NBA conferences — the Western Conference and the Eastern Conference. The winners of these conferences go on to play in the NBA Finals for the NBA championship.
  • In ice hockey, there are two NHL conferences — the Western Conference and the Eastern Conference. The winners of these conferences go on to play in the Stanley Cup Finals for the Stanley Cup.

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