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PLA2020 postponed to April 2021

In these difficult time of quarantine and high pressure on the ones working to save lives, laboratories are undoubtedly of crucial importance. Paperless Lab Academy® main goal  is to feed the laboratories managers and directors with relevant content to support the digitisation of their analysis and quality processes. PLA aims for providing sound insights on how to build digital transformation strategies and plan for successful implementations, how to drive the change and influence positively the human factor.  Finally, PLA is Read More...

Discover the #PLA2020 Program set up for you

The Paperless Lab Academy® is more than 2 day congress  The Paperless Lab Academy® is where to find the answers to your daily scientific data management concerns. You’ll hear about experiences and strategies implementing paperless processes, about the latest on Lab Informatics and discussions on scientific data management methodologies. Keynote speakers sharing their digital transformation strategy and experience The 8th edition offers you a unique panel of keynote speakers, from different industries yet with very same concern about managing their scientific data and extracting the maximum of it. They have confirmed their presence and willingness to share Read More...

QC PHARMA DAY – Milano October 3, 2019

Una giornata dedicata alle ultime novità normative e alle più avanzate tecniche del settore Dopo il grande successo delle prime edizioni, il 3 ottobre 2019 torna il QC Pharma Day, una giornata di grande utilità per quanti vogliono approfondire gli argomenti proposti e che rappresenta un punto di riferimento per le aziende farmaceutiche e chimico-farmaceutiche. Organizato da Quality Systems. La giornata è dedicata alle ultime novità normative e alle più avanzate tecniche del settore, oltre che alle buone pratiche del Laboratorio QC, affinchè Read More...

Data Integrity, Company Integrity: a Management Commitment

Thousands of documents and articles have been written about Data Integrity. You probably have already attended several presentations and webinars introducing the concept, repeating incessantly the list of data integrity guidelines published by the regulatory bodies and showing you frightening summaries of warning letters. Data integrity is not a new trend You know that data integrity is not a new concept. You know of multiple examples not even related to the pharma industries that had a strong impact in the society. Read More...

Paperless Lab Academy: the well-known congress, and much more…

If you work in a laboratory or you are interested streamlining their processes, no matter what industry you belong to, you probably know Paperless Lab Academy as the unique European Learning Platform for those who aim at simplifying the management of scientific data and digitalizing the laboratory processes. The Paperless Lab Academy, that just ended the 7th edition of the Congress, is ready to welcome the 8th edition in 2020 and, as many of you may have heard already, it Read More...

Searching for Young IT Professionals: Open Positions

Looking for opportunities in the lab informatics arena? Looking for opportunities in running digital transformation projects in life science related markets? Looking for project-based work commitment? Ready to travel? Ready to work remotely from home? Do you want to invest your time in developing yourself and feeling your work has an impact? We might have something for you! We are looking for young engineers in computer and information science. Based in Europe, freelance and with good English level. We have several ongoing projects to propose you and looking Read More...

The European Lab Informatics Learning Platform

The Paperless Lab Academy 2019 has consolidated its reputation of unique European Lab Informatics learning platform. With a combination of plenary sessions in which presenters were sharing their experiences and vision of the lab of the future and 14 interactive sponsored workshops, our attendees have collected numerous data points about how to manage scientific data all along their lifecycle. Also about the latest available technologies in the market from more than 30 companies sponsoring the event, and moreover, the latest concepts Read More...

Review by Exception: the ultimate Laboratory 4.0 objective

In a previous article, we described the evolution of the laboratories along the four industrial revolutions, in which the last one gets the machines, devices, sensors, and people connecting, communicating and driving effective production. The principles of the fourth revolution are interconnection, transparency of the information, technical assistance, decentralized decisions. Technicians and analysts have the ability to connect and communicate with their analytical instruments, devices, and sensors. Capture of the data is automatic, controlled and compliant towards data integrity requirements. Read More...

Practical session for your laboratory digital transformation project

SETTING THE STAGE FOR YOUR  PAPERLESS LABORATORY TRANSFORMATION [Monday, 8th April 2019 – 14:00-18:00 CET] Gran Hotel Dino, Baveno, Lake Maggiore, Italy  The Paperless Lab Academy 2019 is now up and running and registrations are open. We’re glad to inform you that we are offering, on the pre-congress day, a special training composed of multiple practical sessions for setting the stage for your paperless laboratory transformation. Roberto Castelnovo will speak about how to design the most adequate digital transformation strategy for your Read More...

The Laboratory of the Industry 4.0

Organizing an event like the Paperless Lab Academy requires strong project management skills, execution at its best and a lot of energy. However, the very best part of it is the outstanding opportunities to engage with so many active members of the lab informatics industry and its final users. While discussing the content of their presentation or workshop for the #PLA2019 agenda, we definitely enjoy discovering people analysis on their today pains and their vision of the lab of the Read More...