Getting into using ELNs for experimental and computational workflows, 14 July 2020

On Tuesday, July 14th 2020, the NanoCommons team, in a joint initiative with the NanoSafety Cluster, is offering an interactive online workshop on implementing Electronic Laboratory Notebooks (ELNs) for nanosafety assessment. Under the subtitle “Getting into using ELNs for experimental and computational workflows”, you will learn how to establish a workflow using Scinote-based electronic lab notebooks. This starts with an introduction…

EUvsVirus Hackathon

The European Commission, led by the European Innovation Council and in close collaboration with the EU member states, will host a pan-European hackathon to connect civil society, innovators, partners and investors across Europe in order to develop innovative solutions for coronavirus-related challenges. Now is your chance to help tackle coronavirus! When? 24, 25 and 26…

JRC Workshop on Safe and Sustainable Smart Nanomaterials

The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (RTD) will jointly organise a Workshop on Safe and Sustainable Smart Nanomaterials in Ispra (Italy) on 24-25 March 2020. The workshop is focused on smart (responsive, multi-functional) nanomaterials, as such or embedded in products, which are developed for application in industrial sectors such…

Final OpenRiskNet Workshop: Creating powerful workflows combining data and software services demonstrated on risk assessment case studies

The final OpenRiskNet workshop will take place on 23 – 24 October 2019 in Amsterdam, Netherlands and will be hosted by Vrije Universiteit. The OpenRiskNet project, developing and implementing an open e-infrastructure addressed to research and industrial communities performing risk assessment of consumer products like chemicals, cosmetics or drugs, is in its third and final…

NanoCommons at the 1st International Young Scientists Forum 2019, Salzburg, Austria

NanoCommons sponsored the 1st International Young Scientists Forum that took place, as a satellite event, during the 12th International Particle Toxicology Conference. NanoCommons coordinator Prof Iseult Lynch along with NanoCommons partners Albert Duschl, Martin Himly and Andrea Haase were part of the organising and scientific committees. Iseult gave a keynote presentation on “Naming of nanomaterials…

EU NanoSafety Cluster Week, 7-10 October 2019, Copenhagen, Denmark

EU NanoSafety Cluster WeekBuilding confidence in risk assessmentand governance of nanomaterials innovation NanoSafety Cluster Week Building confidence in risk assessment and governance of nanomaterials innovation Save the date October 7-10, Copenhagen Abstract deadline: 13 September 2019 (Posters only) Following the conference “New tools and approaches for nanomaterials safety assessment” in February 2017, The NanoSafety Cluster…

OpenRiskNet / NanoCommons ontology meeting

Workshop, Hackathon (co-organised by OpenRiskNet and NanoCommons) 13 – 14 Dec 2018 / Brussels, BE Activity details The goal of this meeting is to get a picture of the ongoing ontology activities in the toxicology area, harmonise these efforts and the developed ontologies therein, and extend the existing toxicology ontology to support OpenRiskNet and NanoCommons…