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EU-ToxRisk Final Open Symposium 2021

EU-ToxRisk Final Open Symposium 2021
Wednesday, November 3 2021 11:00
to Thursday, November 4 2021 15:00

EU-ToxRisk LogoEU-ToxRisk Final Open Symposium

        3-4 November 2021

Hybrid Event

At the Square, Brussels & From your computer !


Welcome to the registration page of the EU-ToxRisk Final Open Symposium 2021, taking place on Wed 3 + Thu 4 November 2021.

Participants will be able to participate either physically (at the Square, Brussels) OR will be given the chance to participate in the full event from a digital platform, an exclusive environment where people will be able to access the full programme (including the poster session and the visit of the industrial booths) almost as if attending in person.  

Please note that for sanitary purposes and to keep the social distancing, we will limit the number of physical attendees to 150 participants. 

 

OBJECTIVES OF THE MEETING

  • Final critical assessment of the EU-ToxRisk project, dissemination of its resulting key outcomes and its impact in the implementation of new technologies and approaches (part I), with a focus on industry (part II) and regulatory needs (part III)
  • Poster session on the EU-ToxRisk risk assessment strategy 
  • Introduction to the upcoming research initiatives focused on the advancement of NAM-based assessment strategies (ASPIS research cluster). 

 

PROGRAMME

The full programme is open to the public. 

In addition to the plenary sessions, two poster sessions will be organised on DAY 1 and booths will be available to present existing solutions ready for commercialisation. 

The event will conclude with the kick-off meeting of the newly formed ASPIS research cluster (Part IV). The research cluster ASPIS: "Animal-free SAfety assessment of chemicals: Project cluster for Implementation of novel Strategies" counts on the collaboration of the 3 recently-funded European projects RISK-HUNT3R, ONTOX and PRECISIONTOX. 

DAY-1, Wed 3 Nov 2021 (11:00 - 18:00pm CET)

  • 11:00 - 14:35: Part I: New technologies and approaches for toxicology
  • 14:35 - 15:15: Poster session 1: NAM-based risk assessment case studies
  • 15:30 - 18:00: Part II: Implementation of NAM-based approaches in risk assessment workflows 
  • 16:25 - 17:05: Poster session 2 (Cont') and booths from the EU-ToxRisk commercialization platform

DAY-2, Thu 4 Nov 2021 (09:00 - 15:30pm CET)

  • 09:00 - 12:00: Part III: Driving regulatory acceptance of NAMs
  • 13:00 - 15:00: Part IV: ASPIS cluster: Advancing the safety assessment of chemicals without the use of animals - future perspectives 

The preliminary event programme is available for download in the "FILES" section further down. 

 

VENUE

For those attending IN PERSON, the event will be organised in Brussels: 

The Square

Convention Centre

Glass Entrance
Mont des Arts/Kunstberg
B-1000 Brussels

Please note that:

  • You will need to present your EU Digital COVID Certificate to enter the Convention Centre. 
  • We strongly encourage physical participation if you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This will ensure to run a safe and smooth event during and after the Conference.
  • The room capacity is of 150 persons maximum. If you registered as "attending in person", please wait for our final confirmation before booking your flight/train tickets and hotel rooms. According to the number of physical attendees, we might have to organise a selection (especially we will give priority to the speakers and poster presenters to participate physically). This confirmation will be given within 1 week after the closure of the registration (i.e. by 8th October). 

VIRTUAL AUDITORIUM

You will also be given the opportunity to attend the event ONLINE, through a professional virtual platform for scientific Congresses. 

  • Participants will be able to attend the full program ONLINE (including the poster sessions and the booth), from any devices. The virtual platform also allows virtual networking with other attendees through chat and video call. 

 

REGISTRATION 

  • Step 1: click on "attending" at the bottom of the page, in the "registration" section.
  • Step 2: confirm your registration by clicking on the link provided in the automatic email that you will receive (if you did not receive this automatic email, please check your junk box).
  • Registration deadline: Friday 1st October 2021

 

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions regarding this event, or issues with registration, please contact the Project Office.



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Acknowledgement 

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement N° 681002.

 

THE SQUARE (CONVENTION CENTER) in BRUSSELS // OR VIRTUAL
Mont des Arts, City of Brussels, BelgiumPlan my route

Registration

2021-10-01
FREE

Contact Details

EU-ToxRisk Project Office

EU-ToxRisk Project Office: eu-toxrisk-arttic@eurtd.com