Archive for 2016

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Science Advice for Policy by European Academies

SAPEA (“Science Advice for Policy by European Academies”) works within the European Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) and is carried out by the five European academy networks (Academia Europaea, ALLEA, EASAC, Euro-CASE, and FEAM).Jacques Lukasik, member of the National Academy of Technologies of France is the Secretary Generalof Euro-CASE.

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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...

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Project for a Franco-German Academy for Industry of the Future

In the framework of exchanges between France and its German partners, an agreement was signed between the Institute Mines-Telecom (IMT) and the Munich Technische Universität (TUM) with the objective to set up a Franco-German Academy for Industry of the Future.
Among the objectives – to build a mutually beneficial synergy for the development of the most innovative digital applications in industry. The project was part of the conclusions of the Franco-German Digital Conference held on October 25, 2015.

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.

Pierre Monsan to be Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the pending induction of Pierre Monsan, Ph.D., Founding Director of the Toulouse White Biotechnology Institute, Toulouse White Biotech French National Institute for Agricultural Research, to its College of Fellows. Dr. Monsan was nominated, reviewed, and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for outstanding scientific and industrial contributions to the field of enzymatic carbohydrate synthesis, with a specific focus on nutritional applications.