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October
10

Meeting: National Academies, Committee on Science, Technology, and Law

  • Science
  • Other
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Neuroscience
  • Robotics/AI

The Committee on Science, Technology, and Law within the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will hold their 34th Meeting. The Committee brings together the science and engineering community and the legal community to explore pressing issues, improve communication and help resolve issues between the two communities. 

October
4

Meeting: CANCELED NIH Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

As of August 28, 2017, this meeting has been canceled.

September
28

Meeting: NIH Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee

  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Institutes of Health's Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee is a federal advisory committee that provides recommendations to the NIH Director related to basic and clinical research involving recombinant or synthetic nucleic acid molecules.

September
27

Meeting: President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

  • Government
  • Executive
  • Neuroscience

The Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) within the Executive Office of the President announces the third meeting of the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis to advance the Commission's work on drug issues and the opioid crisis per Executive Order 13784.

September
26

Assessing the Risks of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Industry
  • Robotics/AI

From September 26 through September 27, 2017, the Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences 'Aeronautics & Space Engineering Board DEPS wilkl host an open meeting on assessing the risks of integrating unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in the US national aispace system (NAS)....

September
26

Workshop: NIH Workshop on Translational Challenges of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

This workshop, hosted by National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), will focus on defining collaborative opportunities, addressing challenges and applying best practices in translational induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) research. Topics of interest are quality control standards for pluripotency, safety, experimental reproducibility, cost-efficient scalability and manufacturing, improved and efficient differentiation protocols, advances in -omics and functional characterization of cell type identities, and other relevant questions.

September
26

Autonomous Capabilities for DoD Summit

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Robotics/AI

The Defense Strategies Institute is hosting a meeting with U.S. Military Services, DoD, Industry and Academia to discuss the application autonomous capabilities to Department of Defense systems

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