Colloquiums and Seminars

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24/09/2017 Toulouse

Enzyme Engineering XXIV

Co-chaired by Pierre Monsan, Toulouse White Biotechnology, member of the NATF, and Magali Remaud-Simeon, LISBP-INSA, University of Toulouse, the Enzyme Engineering Conferences were initiated in 1971 and have become the leading international forum for the discussion of new developments in enzyme technology and biocatalysis, putting an emphasis on emerging technologies and focusing on both the fundamental and practical aspects. The proposed scope and thrust of the conference will continue this tradition and will additionally focus on new developments in the field. This conference series typically draws international participation both from industry and academia.

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16/05/2017 Paris


The 2017 edition of Innorobo, Europe’s leading summit of the global robotics ecosystem, is launching its new “Call for Robotics Innovation”, which aims to promote advances in robotics technology that make a concrete contribution to sustainable humankind. This new competition is inspired by and based on the principles of the Millennium Project and the Nesta Standards of Evidence, two non-profit initiatives that share Innorobo’s philosophy of fostering innovation that generates not only economic value, but also benefits society by addressing today’s key global challenges head-on.

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06/06/2017 Paris


For 200 years, cement has faithfully accompanied society in all its evolutions. At the heart of a dynamic and innovative concrete sector, cement constantly improves its process to present building solutions that serve the general interest.

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08/09/2016 Paris

1st International Conference on Risk Assessment of Pharmaceuticals in the Environment

Environmental contamination by pharmaceutical residues is a major concern throughout the world. These contaminants, with other emerging pollutants, are source of great scientific challenges in terms of ecotoxicity, public health, soil pollution, agricultural discharges, and management strategies of drinking water and wastewater.

14/11/2016 Denmark

Euro-CASE Annual Conference 2016

The next Euro-CASE Annual Conference will be organised by ATV (Denmark). It will take place on November 14, 2016.
The theme selected is : “Big Data – Smarter Products, Better Societies”.

2016 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

The 2016 US Frontiers of Engineering will be held on September 19-21 in Irvine, California. 

About 100 outstanding engineers under the age of 45 will meet for an intensive 2-1/2 day symposium to discuss cutting-edge developments in four...

02/10/2016 Kyoto

STS Forum Annual Meeting

October 2, 3 and 4, 2016
The Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum aims to provide a new mechanism for open discussions on an informal basis and to build a human network that would, in time, resolve the new types of problems stemming from the application of modern science and technology.

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04/09/2017 Toulouse

The 30th Planetary Congress of the Association of Space Explorers

The 30th Planetary Congress of the Association of Space Explorers — ASE 2017 — will take place at Cité de l’espace in Toulouse from october 16 to 20, 2017 under the high patronage of CNES (National Centre for Space Studies).

Claudie Haigneré, Astronaut, advisor to the Director-General of the European Space Agency (ESA) and member of the Academy of Technologies will participate in this event.

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13/05/2015 Conférences TAG, Exposition universelle, Milan


The TAG lectures, framed to be short and dynamic, allow the audience to come to grips with the major issues of research in the areas of agriculture and food, with a perspective of attaining sustainable development targets. Five thematics are offered – Foodstuffs, Agriculture, Climate Change, Environment and Health.
These themes illustrate how France is contributing to world foods supply issues through management and conservations of natural resources, new agricultural models, foodstuff safety …
The lecturers come from the major research and training establishments: universities, public research units, engineering schools and foundations. Among these personalities invite we have 4 NATF Fellows: Marc Mortureux, Director General of ANSES, Prof. Yves Lévi, University Paris Sud (Paris X), Bernard Chevassus-au-Louis, Inspector General French Ministry of Agriculture, Pierre Monsan, Director of Toulouse White Biotechnology.

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INAE-NATF Workshop on “Technology and Healthcare”

The first joint Workshop with National Academy of Technology, France (NATF) on “Technology and Health-Care” with emphasis on Bioinformatics was held on 15-16 October, at Évry-Génopôle, France. The second INAE-NATF Workshop on “Technology and HealthCare” with emphasis on Affordable Healthcare & Bioinformatics was organized from April 15-17, 2015 at National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bangalore. Dr. Rajeev Shorey and Prof. PE Bost were the Coordinators of this event from INAE and NATF respectively. The aim of the workshop was to discuss the increasingly technology driven progress in affordable healthcare sector. The two and a half day workshop included current and important topics in healthcare, bioinformatics and related areas. Nine speakers from France and ten from India had participated in the event. During the two and half day workshop, technical visits to Department of Bio Sciences, IISc, Bangalore, Nano Science & Engineering Centre, IISc, Bangalore, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Institute of Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine and Centre for Cellular & Molecular Platforms were also organized.