Past events

  1. 23 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    23-25 November 2015, Ispra, Italy - 2 days.

    The workshop will focus on physico-chemical and biological characterisation of nanovectors in relation to their biological effect and biodistribution.

  2. 9 Sep 2015
    10 Sep 2015

    Representatives of the Consortium members (11 organisations from 9 European countries, coordinated by the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment) and members of the international Strategic Policy Development Group of the ProSafe project have presented, discussed and provided advice on the progress made in the first 7 months.

  3. 24 Nov 2014
    26 Nov 2014

    24 - 26 November 2014, Ispra, Italy

    This workshop aims to provide an interdisciplinary forum for the presentation and discussion of fundamental aspects of nanobioscience.

  4. 13 Nov 2014
    14 Nov 2014

    On 13th and 14th November 2014, in Ispra, the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection (JRC-IHCP), held a two-day long workshop dedicated to cyclotron accelerator research and nanoparticle labelling.

  5. 18 Oct 2011

    The JRC and the European Academies Science Advisory Council (EASAC) signed a Letter of Intent to strengthen co-operation between the two organisations, on 18 October 2011 at 17:00 in Brussels in the Royal Academies for Science and the Arts of Belgium.

  6. 15 Dec 2009
    16 Dec 2009

    An enlargement & integration workshop on cyclotron research and radio-labelled nanoparticles, as part of the yearly cyclotron networking workshops (with participation of approximately 15-20 relevant research institutions), is scheduled for 15-16 December 2009 at the JRC Institute for Health and Consumer Protection (IHCP) in Ispra, Italy.

  7. 2 Dec 2009
    4 Dec 2009

    An enlargement & integration workshop on 'Nanobiotechnology: protein-surface interaction' is scheduled for 2-4 December 2009 in Ispra and will gather around 80 scientists from 15 countries. Major issues related to protein surface interactions will be addressed: production, characterisation techniques, modelling and kinetics phenomena, and applications in detection and nanotoxicology.

  8. 12 Feb 2009
    16 Feb 2009

    The theme of the 2009 AAAS Meeting is "Our Planet and Its Life: Origins and Futures" recognizes that 2009 is the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary of the publication of his book, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection. New understanding of the processes that fascinated Darwin continues to be the focus of intense research 150 years later.

  9. 5 Jun 2008
    6 Jun 2008

    The 18th meeting of the EC-US Task Force on Biotechnology is hosted by the JRC Institute for Health and Consumer Protection (IHCP). The meeting has been preceded by a workshop on "Current status and potential developments of nanobiotechnology research" on 3-4 June in Ispra.