• BSMA Europe annual conference

    BSMA Europe annual conference

    Dolce la Hulpe (Brussels)

    Thursday May 18th, 2017

    The BSMA (Bio Supply Management Alliance) Europe annual conference focuses on preparing biopharma industry for 2025 and beyond. The annual event will take place for the 2nd time in Brussels (La Hulpe) and will gather high level executives from the supply, procurement, strategic or supply chain functions of the Life Sciences industry from around Europe and the rest of the work.

    The mission of BSMA is to help supply chain professionals build an effective and efficient supply chain STRATEGY for the Life Sciences industry by developing, advancing, and disseminating best practices, knowledge, and research; to INNOVATE by encouraging and promoting the highest quality and clinical outcomes in patient care and welfare; and, to build a COMMUNITY of thought and practice leaders from the business, professional association and academic sectors for information exchange, shared services, and collaboration.

    Some of themes that will be covered are :

    –    One stop shopping for clinical supplies

    –    Cold Chain Management

    –    Supply chain integrity

    –    digitalization, data mining and BIG data

    –    Creating alignement in supply chain

    –    How to integrate life sciences innovation with supply chain and processes

    –    The evolution of business models for care centers and hospitals

    –    Education and Talent development

    –    And many more

    More information on www.bsmaeurope.com.

    Registration: www.bsmaeurope.com/register

  • International Award 2017

    International Award 2017

    After the outstanding success of the First Edition hosted in EXPO Milano 2015, UNIDO ITPO Italy launches the Edition 2017 of the International Award “Innovative Ideas and Technologies in Agribusiness”, whose Award Ceremony will be held on 10 May 2017 in Milan within the framework of Seeds & Chips 2017 – The Global Food Innovation Forum to be held at Rho Fiera in Milan, Italy, from next 8 to 11 May 2017. Namely, the Award Ceremony will be hosted within the Special Conference – Inspire Power “Food Security for Developing Countries”.

    The aim of the award consists in identifying the best technologies and innovative ideas from startups, enterprises, universities and research centers and technology transfer could lead to social and economic improvements if implemented in Developing Countries (DCs).

    Applications must be received by 10 April 2017, at the following link: http://www.unido.it/award2017/registration/

    The 2015 edition, organized in collaboration with the Italian National Research Council, under the patronage of EXPO Milano 2015, and hosted within the program of events organized by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation within the context of the universal exhibition, achieved an outstanding success in terms of visibility and impact on the covered topics, with over 150 spontaneous applications received and evaluated from 30 countries of the world. The follow-up of the 2015 edition also record the achievement of important objectives in terms of Promotion of cutting-edge technologies, Project funding, and concrete activities of technology transfer in benefiting of developing countries.

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  • 7TH NEURON TECHNOLOGY SUMMER SCHOOL

    7TH NEURON TECHNOLOGY SUMMER SCHOOL

    From Electrophysiology to Imaging and Bio-Nanotechnology

    From JUNE 26TH TO JULY 7TH 2017 | SISSA

    The 7th Neuron Technology Summer School aims to provide practical and theoretical training on the application of a large spectrum of techniques to neuroscience.
    The School will address the following topics:

    • Basic Electrophysiology
    • Imaging and optical recordings
    • Optical tweezers microscopy for single cell neurobiology
    • Single-molecule imaging and single cell handling with Atomic Force Microscopy
    • Basic Structural Biology

    Admission will be based on scientific/academic qualifications. Master’s level students are strongly encouraged to apply.
    The admission fee is € 1000.
    15 scholarships from SISSA will be available.

    Send your application, including a short CV and motivation letter, to the Secretariat of the School: lough@sissa.it

    DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MAY 11TH 2017

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