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The event-season just started – Join as at these upcoming events!

SiLA at Lab of the Future Europe Congress, September 26-27, Amsterdam, NL SiLA at BioTechX, October 4-6, Basel, CH SiLA at ELRIG Drug Discovery 2023, October 18-19, Liverpool, UK SiLA at niCLAS 2023, October 26, Stuttgart, Germany SiLA at Future...Continue reading

Just released – Artificial Intelligence in Science: Challenges, Opportunities and the Future of Science

The OECD Book on Ai and Science. Includes a chapter by Ross King and SiLA Board Members, Patrick Courtney, Oliver Peter: Robot scientists: From Adam to Eve to Genesis. The book can be downloaded for free in PDF or webbook format –...Continue reading

The SiLA Connection: July’s issue available for download

Dear SiLA friends Just before summer vacation – SiLA’ s July newsletter is now available for download. We hope you enjoy the news! Topics are: Review of Labvolution Hannover, May 9-11 RFP: SiLA App Installer Review of PDA Robotics and...Continue reading

Request for Proposal: SiLA installer

Dear SiLA friends and members Those who have been following the discussion during the last month are probably aware that that the SiLA Consortium would like to make the rich code base generated by the SiLA community more accessible to...Continue reading

The SiLA Connection: April’s issue available now!

Dear SiLA friends Just before Easter vacation – SiLA’ s April newsletter is now available for download. We hope you enjoy the news! Topics are: – SLAS 2023 in San Diego – yet another great event ! – Presentations@SLAS: One...Continue reading

Here’s a short clip from SLAS2023 – “speak SiLA to me”

Thanks to all contributors! #animl #labautomation #standardization...Continue reading

January issue of the SiLA Connection-Newsletter available

Dear SiLA friends and members The January issue of the SiLA Connection-Newsletter is available for download. We are sharing the following exciting news and information with you: 2023 New Year Address by the SiLA President Forthcoming events. See you in...Continue reading

Video available – bioSASH final result: Planning, execution and documenting lab workflows using open standards

Sharing the final #bioSASH video with you! Thank you for your interest in SiLA and wishing you all a happy and healthy holiday season.  ...Continue reading

New SiLA Demo Working Group – Join up!

Dear Friends of Standardized Laboratory Automation The releases of SiLA 2 and Universal SiLA client have been major milestones for the SiLA consortium and the growing list of sila_awesome implementations evidences communities interest. For expert users GitLab and GitHub provide...Continue reading

Presentation available on youtube: Pick & place labware transportation with benchtop and mobile robots

Another “goodie” from the bioSASH hackathon end of September in Konstanz: Pick & place labware transportation with benchtop and mobile robots We hope you enjoy the presentation given by Ádám Wolf, Working Group leader of the SiLA robotics working group....Continue reading

Events

  • ICRA 2024

    Date: May 13-17, 2024

    Place: Yokohama, Japan / Online

  • Automate Europe 2024

    Date: May 22-23, 2024

    Place: Basel, Switzerland

  • Achema 2024

    Date: Jun. 10-14, 2024

    Place: Frankfurt am Main, Germany

  • Future Labs LIVE Basel 2024

    Date: Jun. 26-27, 2024

    Place: Basel, Switzerland

  • BioLAGO TraceBot Symposium

    Date: Sept. 25, 2024

    Place: Konstanz, Germany

  • Lab of the Future Europe

    Date: Oct. 1-2, 2024

    Place: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • ELRIG Drug Discovery 2024

    Date: Oct. 2-3, 2024

    Place: London, UK

  • Analytica 2024

    Date: Apr. 9-12, 2024

    Place: Munich, Germany

  • Paperless Lab Academy

    Date: Mar. 12-13, 2024

    Place: Milano, Italy

  • Lab of the Future US

    Date: Mar. 11-12, 2024

    Place: Boston, USA

  • SLAS2024

    Date: Feb. 5-7, 2024

    Place: Boston, USA

  • Future Labs, Automation and Technology Europe

    Date: Dec. 6, 2023

    Place: London, UK

  • Paperless Lab Academy®

    Date: Nov. 15-16, 2023

    Place: North Carolina, USA

  • Future Labs, Automation and Technology West

    Date: Nov. 14, 2023

    Place: San Diego, USA

  • SiLA workshop at IUTA (Institut für Umwelt & Energie, Technik & Analytik)

    Date: Nov. 8, 2023

    Place: Duisburg, Germany

  • Lab Innovations

    Date: Nov. 1-2, 2023

    Place: Birmingham, UK

  • ELRIG Drug Discovery 2023

    Date: Oct. 18-19, 2023

    Place: Liverpool, UK

  • SiLA/AnIML Splash session (ELRIG)

    Date: Oct. 17, 2023

    Place: Liverpool, UK

  • Paperless Lab Academy®

    Date: Oct. 10-11, 2023

    Place: Hyderabad, India

  • BioTechX

    Date: Oct. 4-6, 2023

    Place: Basel, CH

  • Lab of the Future Europe

    Date: Sept. 26-27, 2023

    Place: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • FutureLABS Live EU

    Date: May 31- Jun. 2, 2023

    Place: Basel, CH

  • Robotics-4-Labautomation Symposium, BioLAGO

    Date: May 25, 2023

    Place: Konstanz, Germany

  • BioIT US 2023

    Date: May 16-18, 2023

    Place: virtual / Boston, USA

  • BioTechX

    Date: Oct. 4-6, 2023

    Place: Basel, CHF

  • PDA Robotics & Automation Conference 2023

    Date: May 3-4, 2023

    Place: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Pharma Automation & Robotics 2023

    Date: Apr. 20-21, 2023

    Place: London, UK

  • IQPC smart Lab

    Date: Mar. 22-23, 2023

    Place: San Diego, USA

  • SLAS 2023

    Date: Feb. 26 - Mar. 1, 2023

    Place: San Diego, USA

  • IQPC smart Lab EU

    Date: Feb. 22-23, 2023

    Place: Amsterdam, NL

  • Future Labs LIVE US

    Date: Nov. 15-16, 2022

    Place: N.Carolina USA

  • BioTechX Congress

    Date: Nov. 9, 2022

    Place: Basel , CH

  • BioIT Europe

    Date: Oct. 19-20, 2022

    Place: Berlin, Germany

  • Lab of the Future

    Date: Oct. 4-5, 2022

    Place: Amsterdam, the Netherlands

  • ELRIG UK / SiLA hackathon

    Date: Oct. 3, 2022

    Place: London, UK

  • SiLA Academic User Conference #2

    Date: Mar. 31, 2022

    Place: Virtual

  • SiLA Academic User Conference #1

    Date: Nov. 11, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • Lab of the Future

    Date: Oct. 26-27, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • BioSASH hackathon #2

    Date: Oct. 14, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • Pistoia Alliance Webinar

    Date: Sept. 9, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • smartLAB connects

    Date: Sept. 9, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • SmartLab IQPC

    Date: Aug. 25-26, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • Future Labs LIVE

    Date: Jun. 21-22, 2021

    Place: vitual

  • ACHEMA PULSE

    Date: Jun. 15-16, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • BioSASH Hackathon #1

    Date: Jun. 17, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • SiLA User Conference

    Date: Jun. 8, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • PSIS workshop: Organ on Chip

    Date: Apr. 28-29, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • Lab of the Future

    Date: Apr. 13-14, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • SmartLab exchange

    Date: Jan. 27, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • SLAS2021 digital

    Date: Jan. 25-27, 2021

    Place: virtual

  • 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