News & Events

Let us know your opinion on the SiLA 2 Release Candidate!

Dear SiLA friends and members In accordance with the bylaws, the SiLA consortium plans to ballot its members for approval of the SiLA 2 standard. You have seen the SiLA 2 release candidate of the standard (released August 2018) along...Continue reading

SiLA Newsletter 01/2019 available now!

Dear SiLA friends and members Please find January’s issue of the “The SiLA Connection” newsletter available for download. Feature articles include: Meet SiLA at SLAS2019 Article on SiLA/AnIML published in G.I.T. Laboratory Journal Closing the Loop in the Lab with Artificial Intelligence:...Continue reading

SiLA 2 Hackathon at wega – Review and sign up for the next Hackathon!

The SiLA 2 community and reach of the lab automation standard is growing! We had a big group of experienced as well as new people to the SiLA Standard at the last Hackathon on November 30. Whereas the newcomers got...Continue reading

Seasonal Greetings – SiLA looks back on a successful year 2018!

Dear SiLA members and friends   2018 has been a very successful and „moving forward“ year for SiLA. Not only were we able to grow our member community, the development of the SiLA 2 standard has also made significant process...Continue reading

Article on SiLA/AnIML published in G.I.T. Laboratory Journal

Dear SiLA friends and members Do not miss out to read the article “Data Exchange in the Laboratory of the Future” – A Glimpse at AnIML and SiLA – written by SiLA Board of Director and CEO of BSSN Software,...Continue reading

Sign up for the SiLA 2 Hackathon (#12) on November 30th in Basel

Dear SiLA Friends and Members The next SiLA 2 Hackathon (#12) will take place in Basel on Friday, November 30 (08:30 – 16:00). Sign up for the event by mail no later than Thursday, November 15. We usually create quite...Continue reading

Presentations of SiLA Conference and ELRIG/SiLA Workshop available now!

Dear SiLA friends and members Visit our download section to find the presentations of the SiLA Conference and of the ELRIG/SiLA Workshop at DD2018 available now. Best regards, Your SiLA Management Team...Continue reading

SiLA Newsletter 4/2018 available now!

Dear SiLA friends and members Visit our download section to find October’s issue of the “The SiLA Connection” newsletter! Feature articles include: SiLA 2 release candidate is out now! Closing the loop in the Lab using Artificial Intelligence Review of 9th SiLA...Continue reading

How could Artificial Intelligence help your work in the lab?

Find out and join the SiLA/ELRIG Workshop at Drug Discovery 2018, October 9th, London UK. Workshop: Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools are starting to become established in pharmaceutical research and life sciences more generally – with some 69% of companies in...Continue reading

Wega Informatik Breakfast Event on SiLA 2

Dear SiLA friends and members Digitalization is transforming the way we live our lives in many different aspects. With Lab Automation & the Internet of Things the digital transformation comes to life also in science and analytical labs. This will...Continue reading


  • SLAS 2019

    Date: Feb, 2-6, 2019

    Place: Washington, DC..

  • SmartLab Exchange 2019

    Date: Feb, 27-28, 2019

    Place: Berlin, Germany

  • SSLA 2019

    Date: Mar, 14

    Place: Rapperswil, Switzerland

  • Pittcon 2019

    Date: Mar, 16-19

    Place: Philadelphia, USA

  • Labvolution 2019

    Date: May, 21-23

    Place: Hannover, Germany

  • ELRIG UK 2019

    Date: Nov, 5-6

    Place: Liverpool, United Kingdom

  • SLAS 2018

    Date: Feb 3-7, 2018

    Place: San Diego, CA

  • SmartLab Exchange US 2018

    Date: Feb 20-21, 2018

    Place: San Diego, CA, USA

  • Paperless Lab Academy 2018

    Date: Mar 20-21, 2018

    Place: Milano, Italy

  • ELRIG France 2018

    Date: May, 23-24, 2018

    Place: Strasbourg, France

  • SLASeurope Brussels 2018

    Date: Jun, 27-29, 2018

    Place: Brussels

  • SiLA Conference 2018: Cloud Labs

    Date: Sept 3, 2018

    Place: MipTec, Basel

  • MipTec / BaselLife 2018

    Date: Sept, 11-14, 2018

    Place: Basel, Switzerland

  • ELRIG UK 2018

    Date: Oct, 9-10, 2018

    Place: London, United Kingdom

  • SLAS 2017

    Date: Feb 4-8, 2017

    Place: Washington, DC, USA

  • SmartLab Exchange Europe 2017

    Date: Feb 7-8, 2017

    Place: Berlin, Germany

  • Global Pharma R&D informatics Congress 2017

    Date: Nov 30-Dec 1, 2017

    Place: Lisbon, Portugal