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2020 HFA Winter Meeting

Les Diablerets, Switzerland
22-Jan-2020 - 25-Jan-2020

The HFA Winter Meeting is the premier meeting for basic translational science in Europe, the excellence of which is recognized internationally. What makes this meeting unique is a blend of cutting-edge basic science with state-of-the-art translational and clinical knowledge, aiming at further improving heart failure treatment. Our coordinator, Daniele Catalucci, was there to bring the contribution of the CUPIDO team.

Società Italiana Cardiologic (SIC) 2019

Rome, Italy
12-Dec-2019 - 15-Dec-2019

The 80th National Conference of the Italian Association of Cardiology (SIC) took place form the 12th to the 15th of December 2019. The SIC is the most ancient cardiological Italian association which is involved in research, teaching, and assistance. The numerous professors, researchers, professionals, Ph.D. students who participate in the conference could through posters and talks share their experiences. Our coordinator, Daniele Catalucci, attend this event and prepared the speech about “Nanoparticelle per il trattamento dello scompenso cardiaco”.

Drug Delivery to the Lungs 2019

Edinburgh, GB
11-Dec-2019 - 13-Dec-2019

The Drug Delivery to the Lungs (DDL) Conference provides an annual forum for scientists, academics, clinicians, regulatory and industry specialists involved in developing medicines for inhalation. Our partners from NEMERA and PLUMESTARS were there to showcase the achievements within CUPIDO.


Frankfurt, Germany
05-Nov-2019 - 07-Nov-2019

CPhI Worldwide is the most important fair in the pharmaceutical industry. Source solutions from suppliers in dedicated zones covering ingredients, contract services, machinery, finished dosage, packaging and more. It combines all the key suppliers and customers in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. Our Partner Nemera was there.

AAPS 2019, Annual Conference of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists

San Antonio, Texas (USA)
03-Nov-2019 - 06-Nov-2019

AAPS Communities unite members with a common interest in a specific topic in a web-based, al-ways-available, virtual environment. AAPS PharmSci 360 combines all the energy of a large scien-tific conference with the intimacy of a niche meeting. Five robust tracks covering all aspects of the pharmaceutical sciences, hundreds of exhibitors with dozens of additional learning opportunities, thousands of scientific posters featuring the latest, most innovative research in the field. Paolo Co-lombo, CEO of our partner Plumestars and AAPS fellow, was there presenting the speech: “Hyalu-ronic-Cisplatin Film for Implant for Malignant Mesothelioma Recurrences”, concerning Hyalcis ex-ploits nanotechnology and advanced material research results to bring to market an innovative med-ical treatment of mesothelioma. The uptake by pharmaceutical industry of the hyaluronic-cisplatin film technology, studied by Plumestars, will assign a more effective cure against recurrences of this rare and very aggressive form of cancer, that is difficult to diagnose and highly resistant to anti-cancer drugs. Eride Quarta from Plumestars, was also at AAPS 2019 presenting the speech: “Novel Insulin Powder: bioavailability in rats” and a poster concerning the last developments of dpCaPs manufacturing of CUPIDO project.

New Scientist Live 2019

London, UK
10-Oct-2019 - 13-Oct-2019

New Scientist Live 2019 offered not only an unbeatable talks program, but there were also more than 150 exhibits and lots of interactive experiences showcasing the greatest innovations, technologies, and research in the world right now. Among them, there was also CUPIDO at the booth 1350 with few exhibits on the nano to micro system that targets the heart. The event gathered over 40,000 professionals, families and science lovers, inspiring those of all ages.

Research Night Athens 2019

Athens (GR)
27-Sep-2019 -

Researchers’ Night is the biggest pan-European science and research celebration held annually in more than 300 cities all over Europe. In 2019 Researchers’ Night in Greece took place at the Cultural Centre «Hellenic Cosmos» (254, Piraeus Street) and at the National Technical University (the historical Averof Building) in Athens, as well as in many other Greek cities on Friday 27 September 2019, from 17.00 to 24.00. Also our partner BET opened their door to welcome all science maniacs.

30th Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials

Dresden, Germany
09-Sep-2019 - 13-Sep-2019

Our partner Lorenzo deli Esposti, PhD student at the ISTEC-CNR, won the best poster award at the 30th Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials, held from September 9 to 13, in Dresden, Germany. The conference covered all aspects of biomaterial research and Lorenzo was there to present his latest results with the innovative biocompatible and biodegradable nanoparticles developed within Cupido. The presented results demonstrate that the inhalation of small (

XLVII Congresso Nazionale della Divisione di Chimica Inorganica

Bari (IT)
09-Sep-2019 - 13-Sep-2019

The University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, Politecnico of Bari, Area della Ricerca of CNR and City of Bari were very pleased and honoured to host the 47th National Conference on Inorganic Chemistry from 9 to 12 September 2019. The meeting, organized annually by the Inorganic Chemistry Division of the Italian Chemical Society, reached the 47th edition in 2019 and, as is traditional, it was be one of the main events for researchers, teachers, students and people working in this sector. Our partner, Michele Iafisco from CNR-ISTEC, was there to talk also about the CUPIDO project.

CINC Computing in Cardiology 2019

08-Sep-2019 - 11-Sep-2019

Computing in Cardiology (formerly Computers in Cardiology) is an international scientific conference that has been held annually since 1974. CinC provides a forum for scientists and professionals from the fields of medicine, physics, engineering and computer science to discuss their current research in topics pertaining to computing in clinical cardiology and cardiovascular physiology. Our partners from SIMULA went there to present their new method to simulate heart perfusion.

ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology

Paris, France
31-Aug-2019 - 04-Sep-2019

The ESC Congress is one of the world’s largest and most influential cardiovascular events contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries. This year it gathered around 30.000 delegates and showcased more than 500 sessions during the five-day conference. The spotlight of this year was the Global Cardiovascular Health, highlighting differences in prevalence, clinical manifestations, prevention strategies, diagnostic modalities and management of cardiovascular diseases around the world. Our project coordinator Daniele Catalucci presented the latest results showing that a novel inhaled miR-133-loaded nanoparticle delivery approach can prevent cardiac dysfunction in an experimental model (Abstract 3072). The presentation of Daniele was first highlighted in the Daily Science News distributed to all the participants (available online too), and it was also selected as one of the Congress Condensed Basic Science Highlights presented during the last day.

The 14th ULLA Summer School

Helsinki (FI)
29-Jun-2019 - 05-Jul-2019

Every other year, one of the ULLA member institutions organizes a summer school for PhD students from the 8 partners. These ULLA Summer Schools consist of a symposium on the opening day followed by a 5-day academic course program that covers a broad range of research areas in pharmaceutical sciences. Typically, up to 50 courses, given by lecturers from the ULLA partners, are offered. Participating PhD students, selected by their home institution, follow their preferred courses and present their own research during poster sessions. In addition to the academic program, the ULLA Summer Schools are also known for their strong social activities. Overall, the ULLA Summer Schools provide a unique opportunity for PhD students to build an international network in pharmaceutical sciences. Our partner, Eride Quarta from Plumestars, was there representing Cupido.

Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering, and Biotransport Conference

Seven Springs, Pennsylvania (USA)
25-Jun-2019 - 28-Jun-2019

This year’s conference theme was Creating Multiscale Connections: The Keystone of Integrative
Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport. A keystone is placed at the top of an arch or vault,
locking the stones in place and allowing the structure to bear weight. Since Pennsylvania is the Keystone state, we centered this year’s conference on workshops and sessions that integrate research
across size scales and organ systems, as this is critical to both discovery and impact in the field. We
hope that attendees will be inspired to engage in multiscale research, while renewing old connections
and initiating new conversations with the diversity of colleagues who attend SB3C. Our partner Alexandra Diem from Nemera was there presenting their lastes results for Cupido.

Nanomed Europe 2019 – NME19

Braga (PT)
17-Jun-2019 - 19-Jun-2019

NME19 is born from the merge of the 14th annual event of the ETPN & the European scientific conference ENM (after London 2017 & Grenoble 2015).

Together, these two major events form a new and unique conference for the European Nanomedicine community, bringing together scientists, technology providers, entrepreneurs, industry and clinicians. Our project coordinator, Daniele Catalucci, was there to represent Cupido.


Bucharest (RO)
12-Jun-2019 - 14-Jun-2019

EuroNanoForum 2019, an event of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, stands as the most significant European forum that brings together scientists, industrialists and policy makers.

The event is anticipating approx. 1000 participants from Europe and across the globe and offers opportunities for discussions on cross-sectorial challenges focusing on both the industrial application of research results and future strategic research priorities in the area of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials of the Horizon 2020 NMBP Programme and beyond. Our partners, Michela Candotti form IN and Lorenzo degli Esposti from CNR-ISTEC, were there to represent Cupido.

R2B, Research to Business

Bologna (IT)
06-Jun-2019 - 07-Jun-2019

More than 6,350 visitors attended the 14th edition of the International Exhibition, which hosted 165 exhibitors and 60 start-ups.
650 one-on-one meetings organized in the Innovat&Match area, involving 178 delegates from 19 Countries
More than 120 conferences and workshops hosted and 250 Speakers involved.
In this edition the Main focus was Artificial Intelligence and Big data: Industrial e Human revolution. Our partner, prof. Paolo Colombo from Plumestars, was there presenting their lastes results for Cupido.

World Congress on Functional Materials 2019

Valencia (E)
13-May-2019 - 14-May-2019

This conference pointed on discussing recent trends that explore the diverse research and applications of Functional Materials, Nanotechnology. Functional Materials-2019 was the finest podium for Functional Materials, Nanotechnology, investors and industry stakeholders to meet, associate and discuss current industry inclines and build up business associations. The conference gave a fabulous chance to cooperation between mainstream researchers and many fragments of the Functional Materials, Nanotechnology business to give a stage to trading thoughts and their applications. Our partner, Michele Iafisco form CNR-ISTEC, was there to present also the Cupido project.

RDD Europe 2019

Lisbon (PT)
07-May-2019 - 10-May-2019

Respiratory Drug Delivery (RDD®) Europe 2019 took place at the Estoril Congress Center near Lisbon, Portugal, from May 7–10, attracting academic, government, and pharmaceutical industry representatives to hear and build on the latest scientific, clinical and regulatory advances. Jointly organized by RDD Online and Aptar Pharma, the conference was notable for the quality of its highly regarded presenters and progressive program themes. Attracting over 500 delegates from over 30 countries, this was the largest RDD Europe conference to date, with the majority of delegates coming from continental Europe (47%) and the others traveling from the UK (25%), the US and Canada (16%) or Brazil, China, India, Israel, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, and Uruguay (collectively, 12%). About 85% of attendees reported working for pharmaceutical companies or their suppliers while the remaining 15% were from academia and regulatory authorities. Our partner Manuela Basso from Nemera presented there their lastes work for Cupido.

European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences (EUFEPS) annual meeting 2019

Frankfurt (DE)
06-Mar-2019 - 08-Mar-2019

The aim of the Annual meeting is to bring together people from all over the world who are involved in pharmaceutical sciences in order to exchange results, experiences, and information and to build communication and collaboration at regional and global scales. Main target of the Annual Meeting 2019 is to create a pharmaceutical sciences platform between the university, industry and regulatory scientists in order to give a chance to discuss the main topics of this symposium in a friendly mood in an attractive environment of Frankfurt.
This meeting was focused on the theme “Personalized Medicines, Targeted Therapies and Precision Drug Delivery”. Our partner Eride Quarta from PlumeStars particpated in the conference.

Open & Science Innovation

Milan (IT)
25-Feb-2019 -

The “Open Science & Innovation” conference aims to highlight good and innovative practices of cooperation between industrial and public research stakeholders, and possible methodologies and support tools for technology transfer activities. The goal is starting to outline new public-private cooperation models in the R&D sector, by focusing on product development and intellectual property management, strengthening the presence of partnership experts, creating digital networks based on advanced data management. Our partner, prof. Paolo Colombo from Plumestars, was there.


Florence (IT)
17-Dec-2018 - 19-Dec-2018

The ICOBSI conference took place thanks to the Italian Flagship Nanomax project and it featured contributions from scientists working in the field of biophotonics, microscopy, nanotechnologies and more generically in life sciences. NANOMAX partners presented results obtained in the last 8 years of research in talks and posters. Talks from National clinicians and European entrepreneurs respectively focused on unmet clinical needs and industry perspective. Our project coordinator, Daniele Catalucci, provided an overview of the lastest CUPIDO results.

Drug Delivery to the Lungs 2018

12-Dec-2018 - 14-Dec-2018

DDL provides an annual forum for scientists, academics, clinicians, regulatory and industry specialists involved in developing medicines for inhalation. DDL2018 had five themed sessions each with a combination of invited and submitted lectures given by experts in the field of inhalation and students working to advance respiratory science. Our partners Manuela Basso form Nemera and Eride Quarta from PlumeStars were there to present their lastes results for Cupido.


Nagoya, Japan
26-Oct-2018 - 29-Oct-2018

The 30th anniversary edition of the Symposium and Annual Meeting of the International Society for Ceramics in Medicine was held in Nagoya from October 26 to 29, 2018. The scope of Bioceramics30 is to bring together researchers, clinicians, engineers and students from all over the world to discuss recent scientific developments and applications of ceramics in medicine. Our partner Michele Iafisco from CNR-ISTEC was there to present the latest results from CUPIDO.

CPhI Worldwide

Madrid, Spain
09-Oct-2018 - 12-Oct-2018

CPhI Worldwide, together with co-located events ICSE, InnoPack, P-MEC and FDF, hosts more than 45,000 visiting pharma professionals over three days. 2,500+ exhibitors from 153 countries gather at the event to network and take advantage of more than 150 free industry seminars. Our partner Nemera was there at booth 2D20.

Innovation in Local Drug Delivery Summer School

Como (IT)
25-Sep-2018 - 28-Sep-2018

Some diseases of particular anatomic districts are not adequately treated by systemic drug administration, mainly because of the difficulty to reach the district itself. Local drug delivery methods are currently developed to treat more efficiently pathologies of inner ear, eyes, SNC, and to target drugs to tumors. A wide range of drug delivery systems or devices were evaluated in research and clinic over the last decade for local drug delivery. The school covered all the topics related to Local Drug Delivery, including: drug targeting, topical administration, in situ forming systems. The regulatory aspects was also be considered. The Summer School in INNOVATION IN LOCAL DRUG DELIVERY hosted 40 young scientists (PhDs and postdocs) and 20 senior scientists from academia and industry. Our partner, Eride Quarta from Plumestars, was there.

2nd International Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials

Budapest, Hungary
24-Sep-2018 - 26-Sep-2018

Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 2018 conference paves a platform to globalize the research by installing a dialogue between industries and academic organizations and knowledge transfer from research to industry. Through the theme “Addressing New Challenges and Emerging Issues in Magnetic Materials ”, the conference explored the Magnetism research and latest technologiess and techniques through invited plenary lectures, symposia, workshops, invited sessions, oral and poster sessions, B2B meetings.  Alessio Adamiano from CNR-ISTEC presented there his latest work for CUPIDO.

NanoBio Conference 2018

Heraklion, Crete
24-Sep-2018 - 28-Sep-2018

The 1st International conference on Nanotechnologies and Bionanoscience (NanoBio 2018) – aims to capitalize on the rapid growing and interconnected fields of Nanotechnology and Bioscience, drawing in and providing an interdisciplinary forum for scientists and engineers from academia and industry. Among the main objectives is to discuss on the forefront of research and to address the theory, design and development of advanced materials and nanotechnologies in relation to the field of energy and health. Our partners from BET solutions / BioEmTech were among the sponsors.

Notice 2018

Florence, Italy
21-Sep-2018 - 22-Sep-2018

This meeting brought together the leading proponents of novel optical techniques in Europe and the USA and discuss the major technical and biophysical questions they address. The presentations and discussion will set the basis of a position paper on ‘Novel optics-based approaches for cardiac electrophysiology’ supported by the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Cellular Cardiac Electrophysiology (ESC WG on CCE).

The heart by numbers

Berlin, Germany
04-Sep-2018 - 07-Sep-2018

The focus on mathematical and biophysical models coupled with experiments sets this meeting apart from cardiological and biological meetings. The meeting was highly interdisciplinary with contributions from medicine, biology, physics, bioengineering, and mathematics. Alexandra Diem from SIMULA was there presenting their latest results for CUPIDO.

Pulmonary drug Delivery International Summer School

Dublin (IR)
03-Sep-2018 - 06-Sep-2018

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Trinity College Dublin, supported by the SimInhale COST Action and the Ina and Gerhard Scheuch-Foundation for Research in Aerosol Medicine, hosted the 5th Workshop on Pulmonary Drug Delivery from September 3rd to 6th, 2018.

The intensive four-day curriculum was designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to pulmonary drug delivery as well as lectures on hot topics in aerosol medicine. The course is designed for researchers from industry, postdocs, PhD and Masters students undertaking research in Pharmaceutical Sciences, but all others are welcome. Our partner, Eride Quarta from Plumestars, was there to present during the poster session the Cupido project.

SIAM Life Science

Minneapolis, USA
08-Aug-2018 - 09-Aug-2018

The SIAM Activity Group on Life Sciences brings together researchers who seek to develop and apply mathematical and computational methods in all areas of the life sciences. The related conference  SIAM 2018 provided a cross-disciplinary forum for catalyzing mathematical research relevant to the life sciences.  Our partner from Simula Alexandra Diem was there presenting their work on the modeling and simulations developed within CUPIDO.

2018 ISHR-ES Meeting

Amsterdam, NL
16-Jul-2018 - 19-Jul-2018

The 35th meeting of the International Society of Heart Research – European Section took place at the VU University Medical Center and focused on basic and translational research in cardiology. Our project coordinator, Daniele Catalucci, was among the speakers and provided an updated overview of the results obtained within CUPIDO.

Talk at the University of Coimbra

Coimbra, Portugal
17-May-2018 -

CUPIDO’s project coordinator was invited to talk at the University of Coimbra. He explained the first results of CUPIDO in a talk entitled “Nanotechnologies applications in cardiomyopathies”.

Athens Science Festival

24-Apr-2018 - 28-Apr-2018

The CUPIDO project was presented at the Athens Science Festival, which was held on 24-28 April 2018 in Athens, Greece. The ASF is the biggest science festival in Greece, attracting hundreds of visitors of all ages every year.

RDD Respiratory Drug Delivery

Tucson, USA
22-Apr-2018 - 26-Apr-2018

Respiratory Drug Delivery (RDD®) is a series of academically organized, international symposia focusing on the development and commercialization of pulmonary and nasal pharmaceutical products.NEMERA was there to represent CUPIDO.

Cardiometabolic Risk and Cardiomyopathies

Naples, Italy
19-Apr-2018 - 21-Apr-2018

CUPIDO project’s coordinator Daniele Catalucci gave a talk at the meeting organized by the Fondazione Internazionale Menarini.


New York, USA
17-Apr-2018 - 19-Apr-2018

INTERPHEX is the premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and device development and manufacturing event where you can “Experience Science through Commercialization”. Based in New York, INTERPHEX brings over 11,000 global industry professionals and 650+ leading suppliers together to “Learn It, Experience It, Procure It” through a combination of no cost technical conference, exhibits, demonstrations, and networking events to leverage quality, efficiency and cost-effectiveness in today’s ever-changing global market. Our partner NEMERA was there to introduce their work for CUPIDO.

German Cardiology Congress (DKG 2018)

Mannheim, Germany
04-Apr-2018 - 07-Apr-2018

The 84th Annual Conference of the DGK was organized by German Society of Cardiology – Cardiovascular Research eV / Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Kardiologie (DGK) – Herz – und Kreislaufforschung e.V. and was held at Mannheim rose garden. With the conference topic “Cardiology 2018 – from basic research to high-performance medicine”, the main target audience for this medical event were Cardiologists; among them Alessio Alogna from our partner Charitè. 

3rd Italian-Swedish Workshop on NanoBioMaterials – From safety assessment to biomedical uses

Turin (Italy)
22-Mar-2018 - 23-Mar-2018

This workshop by the BIORIMA H2020 project focused on safety assessment and biomedical applications of nanomaterials. During the 2-day workshop, the participants discussed up-to-date information on material characteristics, their application and potential adverse health effects, as well current and future biomedical applications. Among the participants Michele Miragoli, from CNR-IRGB and part of the CUPIDO team.

EMIM 2018

San Sebastián, Spain
20-Mar-2018 - 23-Mar-2018

The CUPIDO project along with the most recent results was presented at the 13th European Molecular Imaging Meeting at San Sebastián. The conference attracted more than 700 participants from 31 countries and included more than 290 talks and 265 poster presentations. 

2nd international awareness session for international regulators, academia and non-governmental organisations

08-Mar-2018 - 09-Mar-2018

This two-day awareness session for international regulators , academia and non-governmental organisations gave an insight into how the European medicines regulatory network works, the role of European Medicines Agency (EMA), scientific aspects of EMA’s work and its interaction with scientific experts. It addressed topics including the role of experts and benefit-risk evaluation.

Particle Engineering and Device Development for Pulmonary Drug Delivery: What is new?

27-Feb-2018 - 28-Feb-2018

This has been an intensive two-day workshop focused on the new developments in the device and formulation development in pulmonary drug delivery. The workshop features an interesting mix of pioneering researchers and experts from industry and academia, among them a keynote speaker was Prof. Paolo Colombo, from Plumestars and representing CUPIDO.

Pharmapack Europe

06-Feb-2018 - 07-Feb-2018

As Europe’s dedicated Pharmaceutical Packaging and Drug Delivery event, Pharmapack is the industry’s go-to place to kick-off the year. NEMERA joined the 411 exhibitors and 5,290 attendees for 2 days of Exhibition floor, Conferences and Innovation browsing and get an update on the latest trends, developments and regulations impacting the industry.

NanoAthero workshop

Rome, Italy
16-Jan-2018 -

The EU-funded project NanoAthero organised a workshop on nanomedicine in atherosclerosis under the title “Mutual understanding of projects in Atherosclerosis on international Level between Participants from Europe, USA and Asia – A Precompetitive Meeting Leading to Understanding, Potential Cooperation  Venue”. The workshop was a great occasion to foster cross-collaboration with other EU-funded projects.

DDL 2017

06-Dec-2017 - 08-Dec-2017

DDL provides an annual forum for scientists, academics, clinicians, regulatory and industry specialists involved in developing medicines for inhalation. DDL2017 had five themed sessions each with a combination of invited and submitted lectures given by experts in the field of inhalation and students working to advance respiratory science. NEMERA was one of them.

Merck Young Chemists Symposium 2017

Milano Marittima (Italy)
25-Nov-2017 -

MYCS  is an annual scientific event organized by the Young Group Italian Chemical Society (SCIGiovani) with the financial support of Merck. This year, a special emphasis was  given to chemistry without borders: how chemistry is increasingly present in all of the fields that are fundamental for human life, i.e. energy, health and environment?

Bioceramics 29

Toulouse, France
25-Oct-2017 - 27-Oct-2017

Bioceramics 29 is an opportunity for researchers, clinicians, industrials and students to share and learn about the exciting domain of ceramics for medical applications.  This 29th edition provided an open forum in the field of bioceramics and related biomaterials and their medical applications.

CPhI Worldwide

Frankfurt (Germany)
24-Oct-2017 - 26-Oct-2017

CPhI Worldwide hosted more than 45,000 visiting pharma professionals over three days. 2,500+ exhibitors from 153 countries gather at the event to network and take advantage of more than 150 free industry seminars. Every sector of the pharmaceutical market is represented under one roof, NEMERA attended the event to represent Cupido.


Malaga, Spain
17-Oct-2017 - 19-Oct-2017

12th annual event of ETPN: 3 days to meet the European Nanomedicine community. Topics span from current trends in nanomedicine from bench to bedside, translation tools, interfacing KETs for healthcare. CUPIDO project coordinator was there to present the project and build a network with other European projects.

European Researcher’s Night

Athens, Greece
29-Sep-2017 -

CUPIDO was presented during the European Researcher’s Night in Athens by the BET Solutions team. The Researcher’s Night is a European science festival attracting over 1.500.000 visitors in 300 European cities. The event took place in Greece on the 29th of September and attracted thousands of visitors of all ages!

2nd Global Congress & Expo on Materials Science and Nanoscience

Valencia, Spain
25-Sep-2017 - 27-Sep-2017

The Bio-Nano session was held in the frame of the international congress Materials Science 2017 (2nd Global Congress and Expo on Materials Science and Nanoscience). Our partner, Michele Iafisco from CNR, gave a talk to introduce CUPIDO’s objectives.

International Conference On Nanomedicine And Nanobiotechnology

Barcelona, Spain
25-Sep-2017 -

ICONAN 2017 is an annual event that hosts high-profile plenary speakers, world-class researchers, oral and poster presentations, workshops, sponsor exhibits and afterworks. It was a great opportunity to share CUPIDO research with a wide audience, promote knowledge exchange, and network.

German Molecular Society. Novel Tools to investigate cellular physiology at the nanoscale

Bochum (DE)
22-Sep-2017 - 24-Sep-2017

The aim of this symposium was to bring together developers and users of techniques that already allow or will allow studying and controlling cellular physiology in highest detail. The methods and applications that were discussed comprised advanced light microscopy as well as scanning probe microscopy techniques. Michele Miragoli, from CNR, was there to represent CUPIDO.


Hamburg, Germany
24-Jul-2017 - 27-Aug-2017

CUPIDO had a great networking-time at the 34th Annual Meeting of the European Section of the ISHR. Our project coordinator presented the project in a poster and talk and received a valuable feedback.  The mission of the meeting was to promote the discovery and dissemination of knowledge in the cardiovascular sciences on a Europe-wide basis as part of the worldwide ISHR community.

3rd NANO-GR Workshop

Thessaloniki, Greece
07-Jul-2017 -

The NANO-GR Workshop have taken place during the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology NN17 Conference in Thessaloniki (Greece). On this occasion, CUPIDO’s partner BET solution has presented the EU-funded project.

NanoBioMed Sardinia 2017

Alghero, Italy
24-Jun-2017 - 27-Jun-2017

This workshop aimed at providing a forum to the large community of scientists working on Nanotechnology for Biomedical application. Michele Iafisco, from CNR-ISTEC, gave a talk there related to CUPIDO’s topics.

31st Annual Meeting of the ESHO 2017

Athens, Greece
21-Jun-2017 - 23-Jun-2017

Right at the foot of the Acropolis all topics of Thermal Medicine have been addressed, a dynamic and evolving anti-cancer discipline, with several ramifications that extended to other
disciplines, too.

EuroNanoForum 2017

Valletta, Malta
21-Jun-2017 - 23-Jun-2017

The Forum aimed to strengthen the competitiveness of European manufacturing industries through nano and advanced materials technologies and open innovation. CUPIDO’s coordinator, Daniele Catalucci, was there to present the project.

Innovat & Match International 2017

Bologna, Italy
08-Jun-2017 - 09-Jun-2017

Plumestars s.r.l. attended the event for the topic “HEALTH & WELL-BEING INDUSTRIES”.

57° Symposium & Workshop AFI

Rimini, Italy
07-Jun-2017 - 09-Jun-2017

Plumestars attended the Pharmaceutical Industry Fair in Rimini and presented their involvement in the CUPIDO project at the Startup Area.

GRIBOI – 27th Interdisciplinary Research Conference on Injectable Osteoarticular Biomaterials and Bone Augmentation Procedures

Athens, Greece
18-May-2017 - 21-May-2017

This year’s meeting, taking place in Athens, Greece from 18-21 May 2017,
offered unparalleled opportunities for networking with colleagues and luminaries
from around the globe. Consultants and young scientists together with industry in a common ground on Percutaneous Image Guided Therapies, will have the chance
to explore a new world with ground breaking science.

RDD Europe 2017

Antibes, France
25-Apr-2017 - 28-Apr-2017

The conference, co-organized by RDD Online and Aptar Pharma, hosted nearly 500 delegates from 32 countries representing Europe, Australasia, North and South America, the Middle East and North Africa. Participants represented backgrounds in pharmaceutical product development, device hardware, connected health, biotech, and clinical, legal, and regulatory aspects of aerosol product development. Partner NEMERA was one of them.

12th European Molecular Imaging Meeting

05-Apr-2017 - 07-Apr-2017

The very first poster session for CUPIDO project! BET solution has presented the project at the EMIM in Cologne, carefully explaining the project objectives and their role. The first of many!

CUPIDO Kick-Off Meeting

14-Feb-2017 - 15-Feb-2017

For 2-days the entire Cupido Consortium was busy discussing and planning the activities for the next years. The meeting was hosted by the Project Coordinator, Daniele Catalucci at the Humanitas Conference Hall in Rozzano, close to Milan (Italy).


11-Feb-2017 - 12-Feb-2017