EU Nanosafety Cluster Training Day @ NanoSAFE 2020 Digital Conference

Trade show / Exhibition, Webinar, Hackathon, Training, Workshop (organized by NanoCommons)
23 Nov 2020 / Online

Activity details

In depth virtual training day by individual NanoSafety Cluster projects

The training day was divided in two parallel sessions:

  • Hands-on Training on Nanosafety Tools and Models
  • NanoSafety Stakeholder 
    • Workshop on analytical tools
    • Regulation and Risk Governance
    • Diplomacy

Agenda in CET

Hands-on Training on Nanosafety Tools and Models

NanoSafety Stakeholder engagement, Diplomacy, Regulation and Risk Governance 

9:00-9:05 Welcome of the day - Martin Himly (Chair of NSC WG-A)

09:05-10:00 In silico tools for Nanosafety Research, Lang Tran (PATROLS)

10:00-12:00 Interactive training on “NanoXtract Image Analysis Tool – NanoCommons Knowledge Base”, Antreas Afantitis, Georgia Melagraki, Dieter Maier, Andreas Tsoumanis, Anastasios Papadiamantis, Iseult Lynch (NanoCommons)

12:00-13:30 Lunch break

13:30-14:30 NanoSolveIT tools for assessment of human and environmental exposure to nanomaterials Antreas Afantitis, Georgia Melagraki, Nikolaos Cheimarios, Alexander  Jensen, Andreas Tsoumanis, Samuel Harisson, Pantelis Karatzas, Philip Doganis, Harry Sarimveis, Iseult Lynch (NanoSolveIT)

Short break 14:30-14:40 

14:40-16:40 Advanced in vitro models of the human lung, GI tract & liver for hazard characterisation, Kirsty Meldrum, Barbara Drasler, Rui-Wen He, Angela Kämpfer, Samantha Victoria Llewellyn, Marije Niemeijer (PATROLS)

pdfs – screen share

Short break 16:40-16:50 

16:50 - 17:20 Enhanced darkfield microscopy for localization of particles in vivo/in vitro, Trine Berthing (PATROLS)

10:00-10:05 Welcome of the day - Stella Stoycheva (Co-Chair of NSC WG-A)

10:05-12:00 Stakeholder workshop on analytical tools, Eva Valsami-Jones (ACEnano)

12:00-13:30 Lunch break

13:30-15:00 Introduction to Nanotechnology Regulations & Risk Governance (NSC Working Group G), Steffi Friedrichs (AcumenIST), Keld Alstrup Jensen (caLIBRAte), Monique Groenewold (Gov4Nano), Thomas Kuhlbusch (NanoHarmony) Maria Dusinska (RiskGONE), Janeck Scott-Fordsmand (NanoRIGO) (NANOMET), Miguel Banares (NanoInformaTIX), Antreas Afantitis (NanoSolveIT), Iseult Lynch (NanoCommons)

Short break 15:00-15:10

15:10-17:00 h Science Diplomacy: A New Way to Think About Your Role in a Community of Research, Claire Mays (SabyNA, InsSciDE), Guillermo Ort-Gils, Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC)

Organisations involved

The University of Birmingham (UoB)
Edelweiss Connect GmbH (EwC)
United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI)
National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
National University of Ireland Dublin - University College Dublin (NUID-UCD)
Universitat Salzburg / Paris Lodron University of Salzburg (PLUS)
NovaMechanics Ltd (NovaM)
BIOMAX Informatics AG (BIOMAX)
Universiteit Maastricht (UM)

Links and additional materials

Audience reached

Mixed audience (scientists, regulatory, industry, developers, etc.): 150
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