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Last update: 19 September 2018

European Health Challenges: The role of imaging technology in addressing key biomedical questions of the future

25 September 2018, Brussels, Belgium

The White Rose Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York are home to some of the top European Centres in Advanced Imaging and Microscopy studying at a macromolecular level the impact of disease on individual cells, using a wealth of first class equipment to conduct world leading biological research.

Hear our panel of experts present their cutting edge research on the use of advanced imaging in the design of new medicines for the future. For the first time, imaging at near atomic level produces amazing pictures of cells actively dividing, incredible detail of organ damage eg to the lungs and investigation of how cells behave when attacked by a virus.

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ICPerMed Conference 2018 'Personalised Medicine in Action'

20-21 November 2018, Berlin, Germany

The first ICPerMed Conference 'Personalised Medicine in Action' will take place on 20-21 November 2018 at the dbb forum in Berlin, Germany.

The main focus of this conference is to present best practice examples of successful implementation of personalised medicine approaches. This is complemented by high-level keynote talks addressing different aspects of personalised medicine.

The conference will start in the morning of November 20 at 9:00 AM and will finish on November 21 at 2:00 PM.

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EuroScience Open Forum

9-14 July 2018, Toulouse, France

ESOF (EuroScience Open Forum) is the largest interdisciplinary science meeting in Europe. It is dedicated to scientific research and innovation and offers a unique framework for interaction and debate for scientists, innovators, policy makers, business people and the general public. The 8th edition of ESOF will take place in Toulouse, France, from 9 till 14 July 2018.

The European Commission is participating in ESOF 2018. If you are planning to attend the event, please visit the EU booth at the exhibition area, you will find out about funding opportunities under ‘Horizon 2020’ and what comes next.

On 9 July, you will get a chance to learn more about Communication, Dissemination and Exploitation topics at the satellite event: "Making our ambition a reality under Horizon Europe" organised by the European Commission.
This half-day event is free and open to EU project coordinators, future applicants and other ESOF delegates.

Registration: with: name, organisation and capacity ("ESOF delegate", "H2020 project" or other).

Location: Conseil départemental, Pavillon de la République, 1 Boulevard de la Marquette,  Toulouse, France 

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Info Day, Horizon 2020 'Health, demographic change and wellbeing'

12 July 2018, Brussels, Belgium

The European Commission has organised an Information Day to present the 2019 funding opportunities of the Health, demographic change and wellbeing societal challenge.

This half-day event (9:00-12:00) was webstreamed.

Questions were related to the WP 2019 topics of Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1 (Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing).

Connected to the Open Info Day, the EU-funded projects Health-NCP-Net 2.0 organized a free of charge Brokerage Event on Sept. 3-4 2018 in Oslo whose purpose was to assist you in finding the right project partners for the upcoming 2019 Health calls.

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7-11 July 2018, Berlin, Germany

FENS is the voice of European neuroscience. With 42 neuroscience member societies across 32 European countries, The FENS Forum is Europe’s preeminent neuroscience meeting.

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IMI: Celebrating 10 Years of Medical Innovations

27 June 2018, Brussels, Belgium

Organised jointly by the Innovative Medicines Initiative together with the European Commission and the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations, the event will take place at the European Commission’s Charlemagne Building in Brussels, Belgium on Wednesday 27 June 2018.

The goal of this celebration is to highlight the successes of IMI projects, showcasing tangible results that are translated into concrete benefits for European citizens. Deadline for registrations: 19 June

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UKRO Conference 2018

21-22 June 2018, Southampton, United Kingdom

Each year the UK Research Office organises a two-day conference aimed primarily at European Liaison Officers, European research managers, Research Councils and policy makers.

The 2018 edition will take place from Thursday 21 until Friday 22 June at the National Oceanographic Centre in Southampton, UK. The UKRO Conference 2018 will include a number of expert speakers, predominantly from the European Commission and its Executive Agencies in Brussels, but also from the UK Research Councils.

EU funding practitioners and evaluators will also help to inform and stimulate discussions with the participants. Registration is now open!

Book your place before 20 April 2018 for the early bird rate.

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