02.02.2021 bis 03.02.2021

Towards replacement of animals for scientific purposes

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Scientific conference

The conference will be of interest to all those working with animal models or alternative approaches, or both, in any field of basic or applied science. Registration will end on 29 January 2021, 17:00

The main objectives of the conference are

  • To provide an update on the Commission’s strategic work towards the ultimate goal of replacing animals in science by advancing non-animal alternatives.
  • To illustrate how increased transparency on current animal use can help speed up the transition to non-animal approaches.
  • To showcase the most recent scientific advances in replacing animal models.  

The conference will be a fully virtual event in which participants are able to engage in discussion during moderated sessions. Online networking opportunities will be provided ahead of and during the conference.

The 2-day conference will be organised in 4 sessions:

Topic 1: How transparency can accelerate transition to non-animal science  

Topic 2: Education & Training with focus on non-animal approaches and implementation of the Directive

Topic 3: Cutting edge science: latest scientific advances to improve research and testing toolbox

Topic 4: Gaining trust in using new alternative approaches



Organised by the European Commission.


2 February 2021, 09:30 to 3 February 2021, 17:00


The conference will be a fully virtual event.



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European Commission Department

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