13th Edition of the International MicroNano Conference

  Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  11-12 December, 2018

This conference is the place where people in the micro nano community will come together, and where you will find most of the people related with the field of Microsystems and Nanotechnology.
The main conference of this year will be based on Organ-on-a-chip, microfluidics, biosensing and functional surfaces and interfaces.

More Knowledge with Fewer Animals on Tour

  Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  13 December, 2018

What is the state of the art of animal free testing of today and which innovations do we need in the near future? How do innovative models, like organoids, organ-on-chip and Microphysiological Systems (MPS) contribute to medical science? What do we gain and what is still out of reach when using animal free testing strategies? And what is needed to make future innovations possible?

ORCHID Strategy Workshop

  Leiden, The Netherlands
  17 January, 2019

During the next ORCHID phase we will specify the goals and milestones of the roadmap and define the underlying pathways to reach these goals.  For that reason we will organize another ORCHID workshop, the ORCHID Strategy Workshop, and invite a small group of experts from  academia, industry, patient organizations, regulatory bodies and medical centers. 

MicroTAS2018

  Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  11-15 November, 2018

One more year, microTAS conference will take place, this time in Taiwan. As always, microfluidics, microfabrication, nanotechnology, integration, materials and surfaces, analysis, synthesis and detection technologies for life science and chemistry are some of the topics that will be presented.

IOOCS18

  Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  8-9 November, 2018

After two successful symposia in Enschede (the Netherlands) and Lausanne (Switzerland), the 2018 edition of the International Organ-on-Chip Symposium – IOOCS18- will be hosted by Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands.

INSERM Workshop Phase II

  Lyon & Grenoble, France
  22-25 October, 2018

A practical workshop of 4 days focusing on 3D scaffold manufacturing by using 3D printing technologies, Biomaterials and biomembranes, and Skin bioengineering, (more…)

INSERM Workshop

  Bordeaux, France
  15-17 October, 2018

Organ-on-chip (OoC) technology is providing new platforms for drug discovery and toxicity testing and has the potential to become powerful for disease modelling and personalised medicine. This course will cover ongoing efforts and various applications of OoC while also addressing ethical issues. (more…)

UMCG-hDMT kick-off mini-symposium on Organ-on-Chip

  Groningen, The Netherlands
  7 June, 2018

Recently, the UMCG has become a member of the hDMT (human organ and disease model technologies) consortium, which includes most academic centres and multiple industrial partners in the Netherlands. During this symposium Janny van den Eijnden-van Raaij gave a presentation about hDMT and Organ-on-Chip and also presented the ORCHID project and the building of the European organ-on-chip network.

Annual ETPN Conference (ETPN2018)

  Berlin, Alemania
  28-30 May, 2018

The Belgian Society of Toxicology and Ecotoxicology (BelTox) will organize the 54th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX 2018) from 2 to 5 September, 2018, in Brussels. Attractive lectures and sessions with well-balanced inputs from academia, industry and regulators.

EUROoC Conference 2018

  Stuttgart, Germany
  24-25 May, 2018

EUROoC workshop was held in Stuttgart on 24 and 25 May 2018. The workshop was organized by Peter Loskill (Fraunhofer IGB), Maria Tenje (Univ. Uppsala, Sweden), Torsten Mayr (Techn. Univ. Graz, Austria) and Alexander Mosig (Jena Univ. Hospital, Germany). 

The next EUROoC conference will be held at the Technical University in Graz (Austria) on 1 and 2 July 2019. 

Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology


  California, USA
  25-29 March, 2018

Jun. Prof. Dr. Peter Loskill (Fraunhofer Institute) acknowledged ORCHID funding in conferences: Endocrine Society annual meeting, Keystone Symposia “iPscS: A decade of Progress and Beyond”, Keystone Symposia “Organs- and Tissue-on-Chips”. 

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