Events

August 23, 2016

Final meeting of the DRUGSFORD consortium in Tübingen

The final meeting of the DRUGSFORD consortium will be held from the 23rd to 25th August, 2016, in the premises of the recently completed new building of the Institute for Ophthalmic Research, in Tübingen/Germany.

The meeting will summarize and highlight the main achievements reached during the four project years and look forward towards a clinical translation of the projects key results. Consortium members will discuss the progress made, together with representatives of the European Union, as well as experts in the field of cGMP-signalling and clinical translation. In this way, the final DRUGSFORD consortium meeting should spark new developments and ensure that the consortium results are used in a most fruitful way. 

The new building of the Institute for Ophthalmic Research and the Eye Hospital of the University Hospital Tübingen

January 29, 2016

Forty month DRUGSFORD meeting in Södertälje

The forty month DRUGSFORD meeting, hosted by SP Process Development AB, was successfully held in Södertälje, Sweden from January 27 - 29, 2016.

March 02, 2015

Thirty month DRUGSFORD meeting in Tübingen

The thirty month DRUGSFORD meeting, hosted by EKUT, was successfully held in Tübingen, Germany from March 02 - 04, 2015.

September 08, 2014

Two year DRUGSFORD meeting in Bremen

The two year DRUGSFORD meeting, hosted by BIOLOG, was successfully held in Bremen, Germany from September 08 - 11, 2014.

February 25, 2014

Eighteen month DRUGSFORD meeting in Leiden

The eighteen month DRUGSFORD meeting, hosted by to-BBB, was successfully held in Leiden, the Netherlands from February 25 - 28, 2014.

The meeting included project status updates (WP1-3), project planning, two keynote lectures (Pieter Gaillard + David Maussang), training on ocular drug development (Jeff Edelman), a briefing about the requirements for reporting, information about patenting and IP aspects of scientific research (Bart Swinkels), feedback from DRUGSFORD's external advisors (Janet Hoogstrate + Christina Fasser), numerous discussions, as well as a visit of the “Naturalis” museum of natural history.

August 26, 2013

One year DRUGSFORD meeting in Lund

One year DRUGSFORD meeting in Lund

The one year DRUGSFORD meeting, hosted by Per Ekstroem, was successfully held in Lund, Sweden from August 26-28, 2013. It comprised project status updates, project outlining for the next 6 months, suggestions from DRUGSFORD's external advisors, numerous discussions, two keynote lectures as well as a guided tour at the South Swedish Medicine History Society's Museum of medicine history. 

March 01, 2013

Six month DRUGSFORD meeting in Modena

The six month DRUGSFORD meeting, hosted by Valeria Marigo, was successfully held in Modena, Italy from March 06-08, 2013.

The meeting included work package (WP) 1 and WP2 progress reports of all involved partners, a keynote lecture, project planning, lots of discussions, feedback from two external advisors as well as a guided tour at the Museo Casa Enzo Ferrari. 

September 07, 2012

Kick-off Meeting DRUGSFORD

The members of the DRUGSFORD project at their kick-off meeting in Tuebingen, Germany in September 2012
group image drugsford kick-off meeting

The DRUGSFORD Kick-off Meeting was successfully held in Tübingen, Germany - hosted by François Paquet-Durand and Thomas Wheeler-Schilling - from September 05-07, 2012.

The meeting included four keynote lectures (J. Hoogstraate, M. Ueffing, A. Urtti, C. Fasser), presentations of the five network partners and of the management team, lots of constructive discussions, feedback by the three members of the External Advisory Board, project planning and two guided tours.