Interprofessional Education Training School & 4th NanoSafety Forum for Young Scientists

WHEN: 21-27 March 2021
WHERE: San Servolo Island, Venice, Italy

About the School

The event will take place in San Servolo (Venice, Italy) on 21th – 27th March 2020.

The school will feature keynote speeches, hands-on sessions and a dedicated Young Scientist Forum Day (23th March) during which early career researchers (PhD students, PhD candidates and Post-Docs) will have the opportunity to present their work. Abstract submissions will open on 10 Dec. 2019.

The School week will include a variety of hands-on sessions aimed to transfer state-of-the-art knowledge on a variety of topics from key experts to the new generation of nano-environmental, health and safety, and biomedicine professionals, using interprofessional education.

Variety of networking activities (a special 10th anniversary welcome cocktail, social event and a social dinner) will enable plenty of time and opportunities for you to widen your network and foster academic exchange.

Become part of an interactive, exciting week and enrich your knowledge by developing multidisciplinary expertise!

Who should attend?

School Topics

  • Hazard to Human Health & Environment

  • Fate & Exposure Assessment

  • Nanomedicine: from the lab to the market

  • Modelling

  • Grouping & Read Across Approaches

  • Risk Governance

School Agenda

A draft school agenda is available HERE.

More Information about the Young Scientist Forum Day

On 22 March (Young Scientist Forum Day) early career researchers will have the opportunity to present their work in the form of oral and poster presentations. You can choose between the following themes:

  • State of the art approaches and challenges towards nanomaterial characterisation
  • Strategies towards testing ENM toxicology (human and environmental)
  • Modelling approaches towards ENM toxicology
  • Risk assessment and legal regulation of ENM
  • Approaches towards defining human and environmental exposure to ENM

School Location

The training school will take place in San Servolo (Venice, Italy).


Scientific enquiries:

Danail Hristozov, GreenDecision (Italy) |

Stella Stoycheva, Yordas Group (UK) |

Susanne Resch, BioNanoNet (Austria) |

Logistics, local support and administration:

Chiara Mignani, GreenDecision (Italy) |


  • GreenDecision (Venice, IT)
  • Institute of Occupational Medicine (Edinburgh, UK)
  • Yordas Group (Forchheim, DE)
  • Warrant Hub S.p.A (Casalecchio di Reno, IT)
  • BioNanoNet Forschungsgesellschaft mbh (Graz, AT)
  • NC3RS (London, UK)
  • Aaruhs University (Aarhus, DK)
  • RIVM (Utrecht, NL)
  • NILU (Kjeller, NO)


  • BIORIMA (GA n. 760928)
  • Gov4Nano (GA n. 814401)
  • Gracious (GA n. 760840 )
  • NanoInformaTIX (GA n. 814426 )
  • NanoRigo (GA n. 814530)
  • PATROLS (GA n. 760813)
  • RiskGONE (GA n. 814425)