The latest news and events from ECRIN and its partners



2nd ESFRI RI-EOSC Workshop "Research Infrastructures shaping EOSC"

06 October 2020
07 October 2020

The 2nd ESFRI RI-EOSC Workshop "Research Infrastructures shaping EOSC" initially planned on the same dates in Greece has gone digital. 

The main objective of the workshop is to bring together stakeholders from ESFRI, ESFRI RI and EOSC to develop a better understand of EOSC concept and its value for users. 

The plenary sessions are open while the breakout sessions will be limited to one person per organisation. 

EFGCP & DIA Better Medicines for Children Conference

12 October 2020
13 October 2020

Active engagement of conference participants is expected to discuss challenges and identify solutions on what could be done to optimise children’s access to new medicines:

  1. What data sources and digital technologies could bring to paediatric development on top of the use of extrapolation?
  2. How to best define children unmet medical needs?
  3. How to optimise the PIP process and regulatory approval

The conference will also explore what drug development means for Paediatricians, and in particular during COVID-19 pandemic.

HRB TMRN: 6th Annual Trial Methodology Symposium

14 October 2020
15 October 2020

Registration is now open for the 6th Annual Trial Methodology Symposium. This year the theme is Improved trials for better health decisions for an informed public. 

ECRIN's Director General, Jacques Demotes, will be discussing the role of multinational cooperation and new trial methodologies in improved health decisions. 

For more information and the full program visit the website

EULAC-Permed: 2nd Technical workshop

17 November 2020
18 November 2020

EULAC-Permed will be hosting their second technical workshop. This workshop aims to address the ethical, legal and social aspects in personalised medicine. 

For more information visit the website

EULAC-PerMed 3rd Annual Summer School

24 November 2020
26 November 2020

The 3rd Annual Summer School hosted by EULAC-Permed is going virtual. It will address the implementation research in personalised medicine: ethical, legal and social aspect perspective. 

Applications are now open until October 7th. 

For more information visit the website

ICPerMed Conference 2020

25 February 2021
26 February 2021
Maison de la Chimie in Paris, France

The event will take place on February 25-26, 2021 in Paris, France, at La Maison de la Chimie and will demonstrate how personalised medicine will lead to the next generation of healthcare by 2030.


European Research and Innovation days

22 September 2020
24 September 2020

Registration is now open for the European Research and Innovation Days, the European Commission’s annual flagship Research and Innovation event, bringing together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs and the public.

By bringing the various stakeholders together across the different scientific domains it will address the most pressing challenges of a generation. The European Research and Innovation Days represent a unique opportunity to join the conversation and enact real change.

Instruct ERIC: A celebration of Instruct ERIC: achievements, impact and expanding ambition

16 September 2020
16 September 2020

Instruct-ERIC is hosting a virtual celebration of its achievments for the first  time since achieving European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC) status in 2017.

The event will celebrate the achievements of Instruct-ERIC, recognising the hard work and commitment of the consortium, staff, supporters and users, in the wider context of the successful European Research Infrastructure landscape.

Instruct-ERIC will be looking to the exciting future ahead and exploring new collaborative opportunities that will enable important scientific and technological developments.

EOSC Hub Webinar Series

15 September 2020
10 November 2020

EOSC is launching a series of webinars to share the work and notable results of the project. Join in for one or more:

EJP RD General Assembly Meeting

14 September 2020
18 September 2020

The European Joint Program on Rare Diseases (EJP RD) is glad to announce its second General Assembly (GA) and Consortium Meeting.

The EJP RD brings over 130 institutions (including all 24 ERNs) from 35 countries: 26 EU Member States, 7 associated, UK & Canada.

The aim is to create a comprehensive, sustainable ecosystem allowing a virtuous circle between research, care and medical innovation on rare diseases (RD) research by improving its integration and implementing efficient financial models to support it.