Important news and updates from the WC11 Local Organising and Internation Scientific Committee can be found below.
Program at a Glance
It is now possible to have a quick glimpse at the schedule and events that will occur during WC11. As information becomes available and activities are finalized, they will be added to this page. Please click here for more information.
Confirmed plenary keynote speakers
Please find below an overview of the confirmed plenary keynote speakers. We have also added biographies of some of the keynote speakers.
Prof. Annelien Bredenoord: Ethics of innovative technologies
Dr. Jason Ekert: Novel 3R technologies in early drug discovery
Dr. Don Ingber: Novel non‐animal technologies in disease mechanisms (microphysiological systems, organoids and Organ‐on‐a‐Chip)
Prof. Dr. Malcolm MacLeod: Data quality in translational research
Dr. Russel Thomas: Computational systems toxicology-real world evidence
* more will follow
Click here to read more about the plenary keynote speakers.
Newsletter October 2019
The newsletter, Edition 5 from October 2019 can be found here.
Session submission is now closed
Proposals will now be evaluated by the WC11 International Scientific Committee. Proposers will be informed about the outcome of the evaluation process at the latest by 1 September 2019.
Session submission deadline is extended!
We are glad to have received numerous session submissions. Appreciating the strong interest, the deadline has been extended! Final session submission is now: Sunday 7 July 2019.
You are welcome to submit your session by following this link.
Newsletter June 2019
The newsletter, Edition 4 from June 2019 can be found here.
Newsletter March 2019
The newsletter, Edition 3 from March 2019 can be found here.
ESTIV best poster award and travel grants
The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) will grant a best poster award and 2 travel bursaries to attend the 11th World Congress. Click here to read more.
Call for sessions
We cordially invite you to send your specific suggestions for symposia, workshops, round tables or other sessions through the application form that is now available on until June 30, 2019.
Newsletter August 2018
The newsletter, Edition 2 from August 2018 can be found here.
Sponsorship Prospectus now online
The WC11 Sponsorship Prospectus is now available for download here.
Newsletter March 2018
The newsletter, Edition 1 from March 2018 can be found here.
Comprehensive website online
Comprehensive website is now online.
The first version of the website has been released during WC10 in Seattle.