EU Science Hub

Past Events

Dec 05 2016
On 5 December the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA) holds its 12th Annual Conference focusing on the theme "Science-based regulation". The event will showcase EPAA's most recent achievements and discuss the state of the art in alternative methods available for regulatory purposes and the gaps toward full replacement.
Oct 17 2016
Oct 20 2016
The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) is a leading organisation in Europe committed to promoting in vitro toxicology, strengthening networking and knowledge sharing, and advancing education and research in the field of alternative methods. This ESTIV 2016 congress - the 19th International Congress on In Vitro Toxicology for Safety Assessment - will emphasise how new technologies can strengthen the interpretation and application of in vitro methods in toxicological research and risk assessment.
IPCheM - the single access point for chemical monitoring data collections
Oct 19 2015
Oct 19 2015

The public launch of IPCheM, the Information Platform for Chemical Monitoring, will take place on Monday, 19 October 2015, in Brussels.

IPCheM is a single access point for locating and retrieving chemical monitoring data collections.

Sep 29 2015
Oct 01 2015

This training course aims to provide early-stage researchers with skills on how to produce quality assured measurement data for their research projects. This JRC E&I funded training course should also be seen as an investment in young people who are likely to become future actors in the research activities of their country.

Sep 24 2015
Sep 25 2015

The JRC is organising this workshop under the Microbial Community-based sequencing analysis linked to anthropogenic pressures (MicroCokit), within the framework of the FP7 Marie Curie Action: "Industry Academia Partnerships and Pathways (IAPP)" project.

Jun 09 2015
Jun 11 2015

This training course will assist laboratory quality managers and practitioners to understand how to implement the technical requirements of the ISO IEC-17025 in the laboratory in an effective and organised way.

Dec 12 2014
Dec 12 2014

The Workshop on Employability of Chemists: Study Progress will focus on discussing the use of innovative educational approaches, improving employment prospects and skill levels of young people and increasing their labour market access and employability, also stimulating entrepreneurial skills of students and academics.

May 10 2011
May 13 2011

Developmental Neurotoxicity (DNT) is an issue of growing concern in the context of chemical exposure. The developing human nervous system is susceptible to toxicants, and exposure during development may cause lasting neurological deficits. The conference will bring together diverse stakeholders from around the globe (research scientists, regulators, industry representatives, academics, paediatricians etc), in order to discuss the following topics:

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Jun 16 2010
Jun 17 2010

Integration of developments in exposure science and toxicity testing is essential for advancing knowledge-based decision making about the safety of chemicals.

National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (University of Sofia) National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (University of Sofia): One of the JRC's partners in Bulgaria
Nov 18 2008

The JRC and the Bulgarian Ministry for Education and Research have jointly organised a Round Table conference in Sofia on 18/11/2008. The Round Table is part of a cycle of similar events being organised in the new EU Member States. Discussions focussed on three themes of priority for Bulgarian research: