News & Events

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

SiLA@MipTec Stage

Hear SiLA Board Member Dr. Rob Harkness (Astech Projects) talk about SiLA 2: A step closer to real plug and play operation. Date: Wednesday, 12.09.18 Session Slot 5 Time: 14:20 – 14:40 basellife2018/iplanner/#/grid We look forward to see you...Continue reading

Sign up for the SiLA Conference – Cloud Labs

Connectivity enables collaboration. We are just starting to see the emergence of cloud solutions with an emphasis on connected mobile devices and can expect to see an increasing focus on “X-as-a Service” business models such as the Cloud Laboratory or...Continue reading

SiLA 2 Release Candidate: Out now!

The development of the new SiLA 2 Standard started in 2016 based on the learnings of SiLA 1.x. Now, we can finally announce the Release Candidate of SiLA 2!   The Release Candidate is out now! Enjoy your access to a...Continue reading


  • 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

  • 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