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Last update: 17 April 2014
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INsPiRE International Workshop on: Oncogenic Pathways and Antitumor Responses

23-25 April 2014, Athens, Greece

The University of Athens Cancer Research Group has the pleasure to invite you to the International Workshop on Oncogenic Pathways and Antitumor Responses, which will be held in Athens, Greece on April 23-25, 2014. The workshop will provide a forum for the exchange of the latest information and ideas relating to oncogenic pathways and antitumor responses between participating scientists and young investigators, which will aid in establishing contacts for new collaborations.

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ISPE Europe Annual Conference

28-30 April 2014, Frankfurt, Germany

The ISPE Europe Annual Conference 2014 - Driving Effectiveness in Pharmaceutical Operations within the New Quality Culture will bring together pharmaceutical, regulatory and technology experts from around the world.

This two-and-half-day event will consist of an executive forum, keynote sessions and three different tracks to assess how the senior management and operational challenges, quality system effectiveness and regulatory changes can be brought into a new pharmaceutical paradigm to exploit opportunities like Quality-by-Design, continuous manufacturing, science- and risk-based regulations in the daily life.

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KOREA EUREKA Day

26-28 May 2014, Oslo, Norway

This event is the effective rallying point where European and Korean companies and organizations could gather under one roof to seek business opportunities, share innovative ideas and knowledge and initiate new R&D collaborations.

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UK health life sciences - prospects for innovation, investment and global competitiveness

17 June 2014, London

This seminar will bring together policymakers with key industry stakeholders to discuss what more can be done to support innovation, skills and growth across UK health life sciences. It is scheduled to assess latest measures being undertaken by Government as part of its ongoing Strategy for UK Life Sciences, and will bring out latest thinking on the next steps for effective industrial strategy in this sector.

Alongside key policymakers, sessions will bring together representatives from pharmaceuticals, bio and medical technology industries, as well as universities, NHS partnerships, investors and commentators. Delegates will have particular opportunity to consider the next steps for developing an effective life sciences ecosystem, what more can be done to attract talent to the sector, and latest initiatives being undertaken to tackle barriers to investment and innovation.

Guests of Honour: Mark Samuels, Managing Director, NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure and Dr Mark Treherne, Chief Executive, Life Science Investment Organisation, UK Trade & Investment,

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Industrial Technologies 2014

9-11 April 2014, Athens, Greece

The Industrial Technologies 2014 conference integrates nanotechnology, biotechnology, advanced materials and new production technologies. The event offers opportunities for developing valuable research and industry collaborations, and showcases cutting-edge research, latest innovations and rising companies from all around Europe.

The main topics include:

  • European and global developments in the high-tech arena,
  • Re-industrialisation and regional development in Europe,
  • Technological and entrepreneurial opportunities especially for the Balkan and Mediterranean states, and
  • Opportunities in Horizon 2020 in the field of enabling technologies.

The event takes place during the Greek Presidency of the European Council and has received funding from European Union Seventh Framework Programme.

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Horizon 2020 national launch events and thematic events

1 January - 17 March 2014, Various locations in Europe

UPDATED: Bulgarian and Croatian web sites added (10/2/2014)

This is a handy, one-page overview of all the national launch events and thematic events related to Horizon 2020. The "summary of events" page linked to below will be updated as more information becomes available.

The table includes past events as well as those that have not yet taken place.

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Advanced European bioethics course ‘Human Genomics and Medical Technology, ethical opportunities and threats’

11-14 March 2014, Nijmegen, Netherlands

The focus of this 4 day course will be on the moral problems generated by molecular genomics research, and the development and application of new knowledge in clinical genetics. The implications of the development of genomics will probably give rise to new understandings of health and disease, new clinical practices and routines, and shifting responsibilities for scientists, health care providers and patients in preventing, diagnosing or treating disease.

In this course we aim to find answers to questions such as: Which actual ethical issues are connected with genomics? How do ethics germinate within genomic research? What promises does genomics offer and in what ways can it be expected to influence both clinical practice and the health care system? How should we deal with questions that arise when genetic information is stored in biobanks? What are ethical requirements for personalized medicine? How should incidental findings be dealt with? And what about privacy and informed consent? What are the basic philosophical insights into human-technology relations at the core of these ethical issues?

This course is designed with participants from various backgrounds in mind: researchers working in the field of human genetics, biomedical sciences, life sciences, genetics and biology and physicians doing research that has a genetic component but also for professionals from other areas in healthcare such as physicians and nurses, health care administrators, bioethics committee members, professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry, professionals in the areas of ethics, philosophy and theology, and PhD students undertaking courses of study in any of these areas.

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En Route to Horizon 2020

4-5 February 2014, Brussels

Pongratz Consulting and Eurida Research Management in collaboration with EUCOPE are organizing a two-day Horizon 2020 workshop “En Route to Horizon 2020” to provide you with what you need to successfully apply for Horizon 2020 funding.

To find out more and to register, please go to the Workshop Homepage. We will provide comprehensive information on Horizon 2020 funding and discuss the different topics and calls recently published by the European Commission. Speakers include representatives from the European Commission DG-Research and Innovation, EUCOPE, Eurida Research and Pongratz Consulting.

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