Programme

Please note that the numbering reflects the original symposium numbers.

For the detailed programme please click here.

Monday, 27 September

08h00-20h00

Exhibition & Poster Viewing

08h00-12h00

Continuing Education Courses (CEC)

CEC01

Thyroid hormones, brain development and toxicity testing

 

 

CEC02

Advances in conducting systematic reviews for chemical assessment: automation, uncertainty assessment and synthesis

 

 

CEC03 (subject to updates)

Lessons learned and future directions for toxicology in water safety and security

 

12h00-13h00

Virtual Lunch Break Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

13h00-14h00

Opening Ceremony 

including EUROTOX Merit Award

14h00-15h00

Bo Holmstedt Memorial Fund Lecture

Shana Sturla, ETH Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland

15h00-15h30

Virtual Coffee Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

15h30-17h30

Session 01 – Symposium

The effect of chemicals on the gut microbiota: is it the cause of all problems?

 

Session 02 – Symposium

In vitro organotypic models for predicting the toxicity of chemicals or drugs

Session 03 – Symposium

Artificial intelligence and machine learning in chemical risk assessment 

 

Session 03A – Symposium

EAPCCT symposium on COVID-19 and the toxicity of therapeutic drugs and vaccines

17h30-18h00

Virtual Coffee Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

18h00-20h00

Session 04 – Symposium

Personalized nano-immunotoxicology for the workplace

 

Session 05 – Symposium

The use of minipigs in juvenile studies in an evolving regulatory landscape

 

Session 06 – Symposium

Human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-based test systems for future mechanism-based chemical safety testing 

 

Industry Symposium I

 

Industry Symposium II

 

Tuesday, 28 September

08h00-18h30

Exhibition & Poster Viewing

08h00-12h00

 

Continuing Education Courses (CEC)

CEC04

Inflammation as a mediator of toxic responses

CEC05

Nanotoxicology

CEC06

Toxicity assessment in drug development

12h00-13h00

Virtual Lunch Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

13h00-14h00

EUROTOX–SOT Debate
Alan Boobis (EUROTOX debater) and Syril Pettit (SOT debater)

14h00-16h00

Session 07 – Roundtable

Setting the European Environment and Health Research Agenda, 2020-2030: the HERA project

 

Session 08 – Symposium

Back-translation from clinical outcomes, how did investigative toxicology, modelling and simulation actually perform?

 

Session 09 – Workshop

Increasing confidence in non-animal approaches for regulatory decision-making

Session 28 – Symposium

Preclinical immune-safety evaluation of immuno-oncology therapies 

16h00-16h30

Virtual Coffee Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

16h30-18h30

Session 10 – Symposium

Computational modeling of AOP networks to assist risk assessment of chemicals 

Session 11 – Symposium

Emerging tools for the investigation and prediction of liver toxicity

Session 12 – Symposium

Application of high throughput transcriptomics in mechanism-based chemical safety assessment

Industry Symposium III

Industry Symposium IV

18h30-20h00

Short oral communications I

Short oral communications II

 

Wednesday, 29 September

09h00-18h30

Exhibition & Poster Viewing

10h00-11h00

Specialty Sections Meetings

Individual Members Meeting

12h00-13h00

Virtual Lunch Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

13h00-14h00

SOT Merit Award Lecture 1

14h00-16h00

Session 13 – Workshop

Modes of action in non-genotoxic carcinogenesis

 

Session 14 – Symposium

New approaches using in vitro assays and 3D models can improve prediction of immune reactions to xenobiotics

Session 15 – Symposium

Impact of climate change on food safety

Session 29 – Symposium

Is there a human risk to PFAS exposure?

 

16h00-16h30

Virtual Coffee Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

16h30-18h30

Session 16 – Symposium

Human microengineered organs-on-chips: advancing regulatory science through innovation

Session 17 – Symposium

Designing toxicology studies to support development of cell-based therapies

Session 18 – Symposium

Mechanistic toxicology as the basis for modelling and prediction of organ-specific toxicity

 

Industry Symposium V

Industry Symposium VI

18h30-20h00

Short oral communications III

Short oral communications IV

 

Thursday, 30 September

09h00-18h30

Exhibition & Poster Viewing

09h00-12h00

Business Council Meeting

12h00-13h00

Virtual Lunch Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

13h00-14h00

SOT Merit Award Lecture 2 

14h00-16h00

Session 19 – Workshop

Can we panelize seizure?

Session 20 – Symposium

Modernizing cancer risk assessment: beyond the bioassay

Session 21 – Symposium

Drug – exposome interactions

Session 30 – Symposium

Revisiting paracetamol-induced multisystem toxicity: novel mechanistic insights

16h00-16h30

Virtual Coffee Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

16h30-18h30

Session 22 – Symposium

Computational models to reliably predict chemical mixture toxicity

Session 23 – Symposium

The value of micro-physiological systems for drug safety assessment – a series of case studies

Session 24 – Symposium

Building confidence in the use of new approach methodologies for safety decision-making 

Industry Symposium VII

Industry Symposium VIII

 

Friday, 1 October

09h00-17h00

Exhibition & Poster Viewing

10h00-12h00

EC21-3 meeting

12h00-13h00

Virtual Lunch Break, Exhibition & Poster Viewing/Discussion

13h00-14h00

HESI CITE Lecture

14h00-16h00

Session 25 – Symposium

Safeguarding female reproductive health across disciplines

Session 26 – Symposium

Computational toxicology – New advances and acceptance in academia, industry and regulation

Session 27 – Symposium

Predictive systems to identify etiological factors and pathogenic mechanisms of neurodegeneration

Industry Symposium IX

Industry Symposium X

16h00-17h00

Closing Ceremony and Award Presentations

 

Newsletter
Important Dates

17 November 2020
Registration and abstract submission open

30 April 31 March 2021
Abstract submission deadline

31 May 17 May 2021
Early registration deadline

27 September – 1 October 2021
EUROTOX 2021 (virtual congress)

Conferences of Interest

EPHAR 2021
Virtual Congress
6 – 8 December 2021

ICT 2022
XVIth International Congress of Toxicology

Maastricht, The Netherlands
18 – 22 September 2022

EUROTOX 2023 Congress
Ljubljana, Slovenia
10 – 13 September 2023

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