News and events

Posted on: 31 Jan 2018

The caLIBRAte project has launched a calendar of activities to help researchers and companies test risk governance models within their own programmes.

Activities are a combination of webinars and workshops, delivered by expert partners and include risk governance models including:

Posted on: 17 Jan 2018

The caLIBRAte project presented itself within the 6th annual EU-Korea NanoWorkshop, hosted in Brussels on January 16.

A Korea delegation including the Ministry of Science and ICT and the National Nanotechnology Centre presented updates on items including:

Posted on: 9 Jan 2018

caLIBRAte partners will be busy throughout 2018 so meet them at the following conferences:

Posted on: 9 Oct 2017

caLIBRAte published its latest newsletter in October, detailing latest project updates.  Topics include:

  • Horizon scanning for specific nano risks
  • Human and environmental risk assessment models
  • Risk evaluation, mitigation and communication
  • Physicochemical and hazard data
  • Exposure casestudies
  • Testing and validation of models and framework development

Download the newsletter below and take advantage of the project activities, including becoming involved as a risk model tester.

Posted on: 5 Oct 2017

Are you involved in activities concerning R&D, production, marketing, use, risk assessment and management, inspection, insurance of nanomaterials and nano-related products? 

caLIBRAte invites you to get involved in the project and test one of the models identified as potentially suitable:

Posted on: 20 Sep 2017

The caLIBRAte project will host an open webinar that introduces the project and its long term mission to develop risk governance structures for the successful development of nanomaterials.

The 60 minute webinar, which is open to all interested participants will highlight project aims and activities and engage in discussion with delegates.

The final selected date and full agenda will be confirmed shortly and you are invited to register now to secure a place and receive agenda and slides for the meeting.

Posted on: 11 Sep 2017

24 October, 1300-1600 CEST

caLIBRAte is pleased to be part of a cross-project Industrial Webinar on Safe-By-Design will be followed by a recorded webinar on Safe-By-Design.

Posted on: 6 Jul 2017

caLIBRAte partners Pekka Kohonen and Roland Grafstrom, from the Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet are co-authors of an open access Nature Communications paper entitled "A transcriptomics data-driven gene space accurately predicts liver cytopathology and drug-induced liver injury". 

DOWNLOAD the full paper here.

Posted on: 27 Jun 2017

The caLIBRAte project was in action at EuroNanoForum 2017 in Malta; from June 21-23.

Posted on: 14 Jun 2017

 Alongside six other European projects, the Horizon 2020 project caLIBRAte participated in this conference.

Projects dedicated to building the concept and tools behind Safe by Design came together, including: