Important news and updates from the WC11 Local Organising and Internation Scientific Committee can be found below.

06/02/2020 10:00

The program for WC11 is now available!

We are happy to inform you that the program for the 11th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences is now available on the website.

To view the program by day, please click here.

17/12/2019 10:00

Newsletter December 2019

The newsletter, Edition 6 from December 2019 can be found here.

04/12/2019 10:00

Registration is now open!

Online registration for WC11 is now open. Please register online to participate by clicking here.

04/12/2019 10:00

Abstract submission is now open!

Abstract submission for WC11 is now open. Please submit your abstract by clicking here.

12/11/2019 10:00

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.

06/11/2019 10:00

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.

15/10/2019 10:00

Newsletter October 2019

The newsletter, Edition 5 from October 2019 can be found here.

08/07/2019 10:00

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.

26/06/2019 10:00

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.

24/06/2019 10:00

Newsletter June 2019

The newsletter, Edition 4 from June 2019 can be found here.

01/04/2019 10:00

Newsletter March 2019

The newsletter, Edition 3 from March 2019 can be found here.

18/03/2019 10:00

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.

01/03/2019 10:00

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.

03/09/2018 10:00

Newsletter August 2018

The newsletter, Edition 2 from August 2018 can be found here.

09/05/2018 10:00

Sponsorship Prospectus now online

The WC11 Sponsorship Prospectus is now available for download here.

02/04/2018 10:00

Newsletter March 2018

The newsletter, Edition 1 from March 2018 can be found here.

08/03/2018 10:00

Comprehensive website online

Comprehensive website is now online.

20/08/2017 10:00

Website online

The first version of the website has been released during WC10 in Seattle.