The latest news and events from ECRIN and its partners



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. 

Objective of the workshop: To exchange insights on key ethical, legal and social issues in personalised medicine (PM) research and implementation in Europe and in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and identify recommendations for future bi-regional collaborations in the field of PM.

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.


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.


1st ERIC Forum Policy Seminar

14 September 2020
15 September 2020

The first ERIC Forum Policy Seminar will be held online on 14 – 15 September. The seminar will focus on funding models for access to ERIC multinational/transnational servicesIt will provide a unique opportunity for EU and national policy makers to open a dialogue with the ERIC community regarding the sustainability of ERICs and Research Infrastructures, discussing and sharing experiences in the use of the existing funding mechanisms that support access to ERICs’ services.

RI-VIS Africa-Europe Symposium

23 March 2020
24 March 2020
Cape Town, South Africa

The RI-VIS Africa-Europe Symposium will be held on Monday, March 23rd and Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa.

The two-day symposium will bring together staff from the European infrastructures and South African and other African research infrastructures and institutions who might be interested in collaborating. Representatives from relevant funding agencies as well as policy makers are invited to join.

The aim is to foster collaboration and initiate networks in a sustainable way so that all stakeholders benefit.