News & Events

Join SiLA at 3 online events in August and September

Free Future Labs Live US webinar with SiLA Director Burkhard Schäfer on Automation & Workflow: What Should and Shouldn’t be Automated? SmartLab Exchange with SiLA Directors, Daniel Juchli and Burkhard Schaefer leading a panel on SiLA & AnIML Future Labs...Continue reading

Join SiLA online events in July and August

Automation in the lab: what should and shouldn’t be automated? This important free online event will be moderated by our SiLA Director, Dr. Patrick Courtney. Tune in on July 22nd and hear experts thoughts on Lab Automation! For free registration...Continue reading

Article on SiLA written by our Academic Contribution Member TCI Hannover

We are delighted to share the link to an article written by our Academic Contribution Member TCI Hannover entitled: “Bringing IoT to the lab: SiLA 2 and open-source-powered gateway module for integrating legacy devices into the digital laboratory” In the...Continue reading

SiLA Newsletter July 2020

Dear SiLA friends and members July’s issue of the “The SiLA Connection” newsletter is now available for download. Feature articles include: SiLA partner of online smartLab event SiLA at Analytica 2020 in Messe Munich Germany Launch of KIWI-BioLab Join the...Continue reading

SiLA Newsletter April 2020

Dear SiLA friends and members Please find our April’s issue of the “The SiLA Connection” newsletter available for download now! Feature articles include: Feedback SLAS 2020 New membership category Review of first SiLA 2 training Article about SiLA by Dr. Mark...Continue reading

SiLA hackathon #19 – recording now available on youtube

The SiLA hackathon #19 on March 6th, 2020 was held “online” instead of in person at TU Berlin, Germany and we are happy to share the recorded session with you. Visit:   And don’t forget to leave a comment...Continue reading

Imperial College organizes hackathon on SiLA, April 3rd in London, UK

Thanks to the Imperial College in the UK for organizing a hackathon all about SiLA. Register now for free for the event on Friday, April 3rd in London, UK. For detailed information visit:  ...Continue reading

Meet SiLA@analytica 2020 in Munich, Germany

Join us at the analytica 2020 and meet SiLA at booth #432 / B2. Step by and get the lastest news on where we’re heading in 2020! We will also have SiLA experts talks at The Forum Digital Transformation –...Continue reading

Registration open for SiLA Hackathon #19, March 6th, Germany

Register now for free for the next SiLA Hackathon #19 at TU Berlin, Germany, on March 6th. Please use the online form for registration. If you do not have a google account, you may register by mail. Please send your...Continue reading

SiLA’s special membership offer 2020

With the offical release of SiLA 2 we also start the new year with a new membership category! As from January 1st we offer companies to join the SiLA Consortium as an “observing member”. This membership, at the low rate...Continue reading


  • Future Labs Live

    Date: Nov, 17, 2020

    Place: virtual

  • Analytica 2020

    Date: Oct, 19 - 22, 2020

    Place: Munich, Germany and virtual

  • SiLA Hackathon

    Date: Oct, 13, 2020

    Place: Tecan Wiesbaden, Mainz, Germany

  • Future Labs Live

    Date: Sept, 28 - 29, 2020

    Place: virtual

  • SiLA Hackathon

    Date: Sept, 9, 2020

    Place: Sartorius, Göttingen, Germany

  • Smartlab Exchange for R&D

    Date: Aug, 26, 2020

    Place: virtual

  • Future Labs Live

    Date: Aug, 13, 2020

    Place: virtual

  • Future Labs Live

    Date: Jul, 22, 2020

    Place: virtual

  • Lab of the Future USA Congress

    Date: May, 19-20, 2020

    Place: Boston, USA

  • SiLA Hackathon #19

    Date: Mar, 6, 2020

    Place: TU Berlin, Germany

  • SLAS 2020

    Date: Jan, 25-29, 2020

    Place: San Diego, USA

  • Lab of the Future 2019

    Date: Nov, 13-14

    Place: Wellcome Genome Campus, Cambridge, UK

  • SiLA hackathon #18

    Date: Nov 7

    Place: MIF, Liverpool, UK

  • SmartLab Network

    Date: Nov 6

    Place: IUTA Duisburg, Germany

  • ELRIG UK 2019

    Date: Nov, 5-6

    Place: Liverpool, United Kingdom

  • LIMS-Forum

    Date: Oct, 22-23

    Place: Jülich, Germany

  • SiLA Conference 2019

    Date: Sept, 24

    Place: Basel

  • SiLA Hackathon (kindly sponsored by Tecan)

    Date: Sept, 20

    Place: Wiesbaden, Germany

  • BioLAGO joint hackathon workshop with SiLA and AnIML

    Date: Jul, 4

    Place: Konstanz, Germany

  • SiLA hackathon #14

    Date: Jun, 14

    Place: Berlin, Germany

  • Labvolution 2019

    Date: May, 21-23

    Place: Hannover, Germany

  • Pittcon 2019

    Date: Mar, 16-19

    Place: Philadelphia, USA

  • SSLA 2019

    Date: Mar, 14

    Place: Rapperswil, Switzerland

  • SmartLab Exchange 2019

    Date: Feb, 27-28, 2019

    Place: Berlin, Germany

  • SLAS 2019

    Date: Feb, 2-6, 2019

    Place: Washington, DC..

  • ELRIG UK 2018

    Date: Oct, 9-10, 2018

    Place: London, United Kingdom

  • MipTec / BaselLife 2018

    Date: Sept, 11-14, 2018

    Place: Basel, Switzerland

  • SiLA Conference 2018: Cloud Labs

    Date: Sept 3, 2018

    Place: MipTec, Basel

  • SLASeurope Brussels 2018

    Date: Jun, 27-29, 2018

    Place: Brussels

  • ELRIG France 2018

    Date: May, 23-24, 2018

    Place: Strasbourg, France

  • Paperless Lab Academy 2018

    Date: Mar 20-21, 2018

    Place: Milano, Italy

  • SmartLab Exchange US 2018

    Date: Feb 20-21, 2018

    Place: San Diego, CA, USA

  • SLAS 2018

    Date: Feb 3-7, 2018

    Place: San Diego, CA

  • Global Pharma R&D informatics Congress 2017

    Date: Nov 30-Dec 1, 2017

    Place: Lisbon, Portugal

  • SmartLab Exchange Europe 2017

    Date: Feb 7-8, 2017

    Place: Berlin, Germany

  • SLAS 2017

    Date: Feb 4-8, 2017

    Place: Washington, DC, USA