Workshop Programme

 SESSION 1: Information Needs of Stakeholders & Applications

Time Topic Keynote  
09.00-09.20 Welcome and introduction Barry Hardy
Opening Remarks Nicolas Segebarth and Lisa E. Friedersdorf
Time Topic Speakers / Notes  
09.20 – 10.00 Grouping and read-across for the hazard assessment of manufactured nanomaterials Juan Riego Sintes
20 min
Towards nano-ehs data harmonisation - template use experiences in recent FP7 projects and related initiatives Peter Ritchie
20 min

 SESSION 2: EU-US perspective, initiatives and progress

Time Topic Speakers / Notes  
10.00 – 11.10 CODATA/VAMAS Uniform Description System John Rumble
20 min
Nanoinformatics 2020 Roadmap Stacey Harper
20 min
Nanoinformatics roadmap Andrea Haase
20 min
Statistical Information related to Nano EHS and H2020 Berna Windischbaur
10 Min
11.10 – 11.30 Coffee break

 SESSION 3: Knowledge Infrastructure Solutions

Time Topic Speakers / Notes  
Nanotechnology Knowledge Infrastructure (NKI) Stephanie Morris
20 min
EU nanoinfrastructure Iseult Lynch
20 min
eNanoMapper and NSC resources Barry Hardy
20 min
12.30 – 13.30

 SESSION 4: Knowledge Café sessions

Time Topic Speakers / Notes  
13.30-15.00 Introduction to the Knowledge Café sessions Frederick Klaessig & Egon Willighagen  
  Read-across and data completeness case study
15.00-15.30 Coffee break
15.30 – 16.30 Ontology Evaluation
16:30-17:00 Reports and discussions
17:00-17:15 Closing remarks Nicolas Segebarth
Lisa Friedersdorf


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NanoEHS 2016

24 October 2016
Beuggen Castle, Rheinfelden / Lörrach
Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY

Short Facts

This international event is organized in the context of the US-EU dialogue opened in the area of Nano Environmental and Health Safety (NanoEHS) that has the goals to engage US and EU experts in active discussions encourage joint programs of work and to support activities of communities of research involving EU and US participation.


For general information about the conference, including registration, please contact us at:

  • Dr Lucian Farcal
  • lucian [at] douglasconnect [dot] com
  •  +41 61 851 0170
  • eNanoMapper