Events

In het kader van de bevordering van goede onderzoekspraktijken biedt deze pagina een overzicht van toekomstige evenementen en webinars. Het overzicht wordt regelmatig bijgewerkt en voorzien van nieuwe congressen, symposia, webinars en andere evenementen. Ontbrekende evenementen kunnen worden gemeld middels het contactformulier.

An overview of upcoming events and webinars can be seen below. Events not listed can be reported by using the contact form.


The Embassy of Good Science: A European RI platform for the global research community

Startdatum: 25 October 2021

Einddatum: 26 October 2021

Tijd: 14:00-17:00 (CET)

The Embassy of Good Science is a wiki platform developed in the EnTIRE project, which was granted in the EU Horizon 2020 programme four years ago. We will present the platform and its relevance for Research Integrity in Europe and beyond during the final conference of the project, which will be held online on October 25th and 26th, 2021.

The Embassy of Good Science: A European RI platform for the global research community

Startdatum: 25 October 2021

Einddatum: 26 October 2021

Tijd: 14.00 - 17.00 hrs. (CET)

Locatie: Online

The Embassy of Good Science is a wiki platform developed in the EnTIRE project, which was granted in the EU Horizon 2020 programme four years ago. We will present the platform and its relevance for Research Integrity in Europe and beyond during the final conference of the project, which will be held online on October 25th and 26th, 2021. The conference will give due attention to new evolutions on major RI topics on the platform, including guidelines, cases, and training. We will showcase how the platform can be used to improve research integrity by different stakeholder groups through panel sessions on research integrity and ethics. We will also describe how we, as a consortium, will hand the platform over to the scientific community and go into the pivotal role which The Embassy is expected to play in making available results of EU projects in the future.

KNAW: Toeval in de geneeskunde

Datum: 26 October 2021

Tijd: 19:00 tot 20:30 uur

Locatie: Online

Stel dat we alle externe oorzaken en interne mechanismen van het ontstaan van ziekten zouden kennen. Zou het toeval dan nog een rol spelen bij wie er bijvoorbeeld kanker krijgt en wie niet? Kunnen we dan voorspellen of iemand een hartaandoening of Alzheimer zal krijgen? In dit webinar vertellen drie wetenschappers over hun onderzoek en komen zij met uitdagende stellingen over de rol van toeval in de geneeskunde.

EMA: Clinical Trials Information System (CTIS): Virtual information day

Datum: 26 October 2021

Tijd: 13:15 - 17:00 (CEST)

Locatie: Virtueel

This virtual information day aims to help future CTIS users prepare for submitting and evaluating clinical trial applications in the system after its go-live on 31 January 2022.

BeCRO: CRO vs Sponsor battle

Datum: 26 October 2021

Tijd: 12:00 AM - 5:30 PM CEST

Locatie: Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve

BeCRO is pleased to announce the CRO vs Pharma/Biotech/MD battle ! This debate will address fundamental questions you never dared to ask regarding Project Oversight and Management, Quality, Contract and Budget negotiation, Resources and planning management etc.
The ‘battle’ workshop will be followed by the BeCRO 10th anniversary cocktail and dinner.

ZonMw: Matchmakingsbijeenkomst NWA-subsidieoproep ‘Veiligheidsbeoordeling via proefdiervrije modellen’

Datum: 28 October 2021

Tijd: 9:00 - 12:30

Locatie: Online

Tijdens deze informatie- en matchmakingsbijeenkomst wordt consortiumvorming gestimuleerd voor de NWA-subsidieoproep ‘Veiligheidsbeoordeling via proefdiervrije modellen’. Voor deze subsidieoproep staat acceptatie en implementatie van bestaande proefdiervrije modellen centraal.

DARQA: Cybersecurity

Datum: 29 October 2021

Tijd: 14:00 - 15:30

Locatie: Webinar

Clinical Trials Europe

Startdatum: 2 November 2021

Einddatum: 4 November 2021

Locatie: Virtueel

Europe’s Leading Event Dedicated To Streamlining Clinical Trials and Improving Patient Outcomes. Put Yourself At The Forefront Of Clinical Research, Cutting Edge Science And Groundbreaking Therapeutic Development. Stay ahead with pioneering insights on COVID-19, decentralized clinical trials, patient recruitment and engagement strategies, real world evidence, the Clinical Trials Regulation, digital health and beyond.

EUCROF: Personalised Medicine Current Applications in Clinical Research and Regulatory Framework

Datum: 2 November 2021

Tijd: 9:00 AM to 17:00 PM (CET)

ESBB & BBMRI-ERIC: Europe Biobank Week 2021 – “Biobanking for our future – Opportunities Unlocked”

Startdatum: 8 November 2021

Einddatum: 10 November 2021

Locatie: Virtueel

EBW is jointly organised by ESBB and BBMRI-ERIC with this year’s theme “Biobanking for our Future – Opportunities Unlocked”.
Taking our community’s feedback into account, we have improved the virtual concept to create new opportunities to attend sessions and enjoy all the scientific insights from speakers and panellists from around the globe. #EBW21 is the unique opportunity to meet representatives in biobanking as well as other scientific experts from healthcare, academia, and industry!

BIH: Workshop on uploading clinical trial results onto EudraCT

Datum: 9 November 2021

Tijd: 14-16h CET (Berlin time)

Locatie: Virtueel

This workshop aims to give participants the practical skills required to upload the summary results of clinical trials onto the European trial registry EudraCT. During the two hour workshop, participants will:
> Gain an overview of where to find help and support
> Learn how to monitor and improve their institution’s performance on the EU Trials Tracker
> Get step-by-step guidance on how to upload trial results onto EudraCT
> Have the opportunity to discuss problems and solutions with colleagues

4th GSK Meets Belgian Universities Event

Datum: 9 November 2021

Locatie: Brussel

Participation for this event is free, but on invitation only.

This unique and free networking opportunity allows you to interact with field experts from academia and GSK. We aim to stimulate the exchange of views on the latest advances in vaccine science and immunology in a friendly and inspiring environment.

This event is supported by BioWin, flanders.bio and Flanders Vaccine.

CBG Collegedag 2021 – Balans in roerige tijden

Datum: 10 November 2021

Tijd: 10.00 - 13.00 uur

Locatie: Online

Het hoofdthema van de CBG Collegedag 2021 van de Nederlandse medicijnautoriteit is ‘Balans in roerige tijden’. Vanuit hetgeen we geleerd hebben tijdens de coronapandemie willen we via verschillende invalshoeken naar de toekomst kijken. Welke lessen hebben we geleerd? Maar vooral: wat houden we vast? Voor welke therapeutische gebieden en indicaties in de toekomst zetten we bijvoorbeeld in op versnelde beoordelingen? Welke kansen biedt dit ons als medicijnautoriteit voor de toekomst? We hopen op een inspirerende ochtend, met onderwerpen zoals ethiek, risicocommunicatie en remote clinical trials. Digitale bezoekers en inspirerende prominente sprekers uit het medische, farmaceutische en bestuurlijke veld gaan daar aan bijdragen.

ACRON: Online najaarssymposium over ECTR

Datum: 11 November 2021

Tijd: 9.00 - 12.00 uur

Locatie: Online

Begrip en inzichten delen om daarmee sterker te staan als onderzoeksland. Tijdens dit symposium zal er gekeken worden naar het ECTR proces vanuit verschillende partijen. U kunt denken aan artsen, wetenschapsbureau’s, CRO’s, farmaceuten, CCMO en ethische commissies. Hiermee willen we elkaars positie beter begrijpen en inzicht geven waar we elkaar de hand kunnen reiken om samen Nederland sterk(er) te maken. Samenwerken doe je niet alleen!

EORTC: Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop (MCCR)

Startdatum: 13 November 2021

Einddatum: 18 November 2021

The annual Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop is a week-long course designed to educate and train early-career investigators in the best practices of clinical trial design and provide access to experienced clinical investigators from different institutions and countries with expertise across all areas of clinical research.

DORP: Patient Preference Trial design

Datum: 17 November 2021

Tijd: 13:00 tot 15:30

Locatie: Webinar

Op woensdag 17 november van 13:00 tot 15:30 organiseert DORP een webinar over het zogenaamde Patient Preference Trial (PPT) design. In een PPT design kunnen (een deel van de) deelnemende patiënten hun voorkeursbehandeling kiezen. Dit in tegenstelling tot een standaard Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) waar deelnemende patiënten op basis van willekeur worden toegewezen aan een type behandeling. DORP wil het PPT design onder de aandacht brengen omdat dat dit steeds meer leeft bij oncologie-onderzoekers.

ENCePP Annual Plenary Meeting

Datum: 18 November 2021

Tijd: 09:45 – 16:30 (CET)

Locatie: Virtueel

The event is for ENCePP Partners only

1st International Conference on Rare Diseases and Paediatric Research

Startdatum: 18 November 2021

Einddatum: 19 November 2021

Locatie: Virtueel

In a fast-changing regulatory environment, the Conference is mainly aimed at opening the discussion with all relevant stakeholders on the challenging topic of research in paediatric and rare diseases and answer the way that all the participants can contribute to high quality paediatric and RD research, aimed at the development of accessible, available and affordable therapies for paediatric and rare diseases.

Zwiers: RA2day – 10th Anniversary Special

Datum: 19 November 2021

Locatie: Amsterdam

Flanders.bio: Science for health 2021

Datum: 19 November 2021

Tijd: 10.00 - 17.00 uur

Locatie: Brussel

The 2021 edition will focus on the use of big data sets in translational applications. With the increasing availability of (bio)medical data, and the advances in AI and machine learning, personalized medicine comes within reach.

We’re building an inspiring program with international keynotes, sharing their insights on
> The future role of AI in healthcare
> How data can be extracted, annotated and combined to create powerful analytical opportunities
> How data can be gathered and analyzed in an ethical way
> How these tools are being applied in the clinic

DARQA: GMP themadag

Datum: 19 November 2021

VIRT2UE: A European Train-the-Trainer Programme for Teaching Research Integrity Final Conference

Datum: 23 November 2021

Tijd: 13:30-17:00 (CET)

The VIRT2UE train the trainer programme, developed as part of the H2020 funded VIRT2UE project, provides trainers with the knowledge and skills to conduct a research integrity course from a virtue ethics perspective. Over 400 trainers across Europe who have participated in the blended learning programme have learnt how to stimulate researchers to reflect on the relevance of virtues for research practice, and to develop moral character. The final conference of the VIRT2UE project highlights the development of the programme, the implementation across Europe and beyond, the experiences of trainees and researchers, and discusses the future of the approach. We hope you will join us to learn more about VIRT2UE and how you can benefit from the programme in your own institution or research practice.

Healixia Conference 2021: Current and future trends in patient centric solutions for healthcare

Datum: 23 November 2021

Tijd: 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Locatie: Diegem

VFenR: Europese verordening voor klinisch geneesmiddelenonderzoek (CTR)

Datum: 25 November 2021

FAGG: Information session on the new Clinical Trial Regulation (CTR)

Datum: 25 November 2021

FAMHP organises two information sessions to provide all sponsors and applicants for clinical trials with as much information as possible about the new Regulation.

The first information session will take place virtually on 23 September 2021. During this session, an update will be given on the different aspects of the CTR implementation in Belgium and on the current status of the CTR pilot project.

A second information session will be organised on 25 November 2021 with the aim of sharing a more practical and national demo. The demo strongly depends on the availability of the “sandbox”, an isolated virtual environment where CTIS can be tested without disrupting its further operation and development.

TULIPS Jonge Onderzoekersdag 2021

Datum: 26 November 2021

Locatie: Rotterdam

Hoe maak je maatschappelijke impact als onderzoeker? En wat is exact de rol van citizen, data science, en sociologie binnen de kinderzorg? Leer er alles over op de 8e editie van de Jonge Onderzoekersdag op vrijdag 26 november. Een inspirerende dag vol lezingen, interactieve workshops en natuurlijk meer dan voldoende tijd om te netwerken.

EMA: Webinar for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and academia on the Clinical Trials Regulation and the Clinical Trials Information System (CTIS)

Datum: 29 November 2021

Tijd: 9:00 - 13:15 (CEST)

Locatie: Virtueel

EMA is organising a webinar to inform small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and academic sponsors of clinical trials on how to prepare for the main changes brought by the Regulation and its impact on their trial-related activities.

Topics presented during the webinar include:
> an overview of the Clinical Trials Regulation
> an introduction to the new process for submitting clinical trial information in the European Union/European Economic Area
> functionalities of CTIS, including transparency aspects and safety reporting requirements
> guidance and training material available for sponsors

Healixia: Webinar – Gene Therapy Clinical Trial Applications: the proof is in the pudding

Datum: 30 November 2021

Tijd: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Locatie: Webinar

During this session, an overview will be provided of both the overarching European GMO legislation as well as the GMO regulatory framework and procedures in Belgium and how this impacts the Clinical Trial Application process for gene therapy clinical trials in Belgium.

DIA: Clinical Trial Regulation Conference

Startdatum: 1 December 2021

Einddatum: 2 December 2021

Locatie: Virtual

This conference will focus on the differences between the present and new requirements for managing clinical trials in the face of forthcoming changes, including the new EU clinical trials Regulation but also conducting novel complex innovative design trials. Regulators and other decision-makers, together with various experts in the field, will debate how the new legislation will impact the processes for the design, submission and approval, and managing European clinical trials in the future.

Healixia: Medical Devices

Datum: 7 December 2021

Tijd: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

DORP: live middag rondom verbinding binnen klinisch wetenschappelijk onderzoek

Datum: 7 December 2021

DARQA: Medical device software

Datum: 10 December 2021

Tijd: 14:00 - 15:30

Locatie: Webinar

EUCROF: 6th European Conference on Clinical Research

Startdatum: 7 February 2022

Einddatum: 8 February 2022

Locatie: Madrid

How will the world for clinical research evolve in the near future? What are the main changes in the new era, the new opportunities and what kind of challenges might we have to overcome? Listen to the experts in the different fields, i.e., the EU Commission, the European Medicines Agency (EMA), ethic committees‘ representatives, industry, academia, and patient representatives and learn about what we are to expect in the years to come.

Nordic Biobank Conference “Current trends and challenges in the Nordic countries”

Startdatum: 8 March 2022

Einddatum: 10 March 2022

Locatie: Gothenburg

The 1st Nordic Biobank Conference is a unique opportunity to meet representatives in the area of human biobanking as well as other scientific experts from healthcare, academia, and industry! Come and listen to the latest news and current trends in human biobanking, while networking with professional colleagues. The conference is jointly organized by the Nordic countries, comprised of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

Nordic Life Science Days 2022

Startdatum: 20 April 2022

Einddatum: 21 April 2022

Locatie: Malmö

Nordic Life Science Days is the largest Nordic partnering conference dedicated to the life science industry. Since its inception in 2013, the event has nurtured a community of people from the world of life science, and created a unique place to do business.

NVFG ClinOpsdag 2022

Datum: 17 May 2022

7th World Conference on Research Integrity

Startdatum: 29 May 2022

Einddatum: 1 June 2022

Locatie: Kaapstad

The theme of the conference is ‘Fostering Research Integrity in an Unequal World’. We are confident that the 7th WCRI will be interesting and relevant to Research Integrity stakeholders across all disciplinary fields from the basic and applied natural and biomedical sciences to the humanities and social sciences. Important RI stakeholders include researchers, institutional leaders, national and international policy makers, funders and journals.