OpenTox USA 2016

WHEN: 
Sun, 10. Apr. 2016 to Tue, 12. Apr. 2016
AT: 

Charles Commons, Johns Hopkins University
10 East 33rd Street,
! use only E 33rd Street Entrance !

WHERE: 

Baltimore, MD USA 21218

CONFERENCE CHAIRS: 

Barry Hardy (Douglas Connect) and
Thomas Hartung (Johns Hopkins)

 

OpenTox USA Hackathon in association with:

Pan-American Conference for Alternative Methods

OpenTox Hackathon on Case-driven Data Analysis

10-12 April 2016
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Objectives:

1) To organise a “Bring the data” workshop and to work on it together to support case-driven analysis aimed towards impact in the area of application and acceptance of alternatives-based evidence for read across, evidence-based and ab initio based risk assessment purposes;;

2) To bring interdisciplinary expertise together to crowd-hack scientific and software solutions on advancing case study analysis needs, ideas and results;

3) To bring together different stakeholder perspectives related to OpenTox - research, application, innovation, industry and regulatory;

4) To brainstorm the potential for collaboration, infrastructure development and value creation around an OpenTox philosophy and harmonisation, quality and open standards goals.

Format:

The workshop will provide a) case studies, b) data, c) emphasis on time to work on cases and data analysis and discussion, d) a great atmosphere to develop ideas and relationships while solving problems together.