Date: 10th August 2011

NBIP Ireland representatives (RCSI, TCD, DIT, NUIG, UCC, DCU) recently travelled to Turku, Finland to participate in a strategic workshop focused on encouraging collaboration in research and technological development underpinned by imaging. Participants included notable experts in the field of biophotonics and imaging from both Europe and the USA. The workshop was co-organised by Prof John Eriksson, Åbo Akademi University, Turku and Dr. Eleanor Coffey, Turku Centre for Biotechnology, Finland. The event was supported by Euro-BioImaging, NBIP Ireland, Nordic Imaging Network and Turku Bioimaging. Further details and programme are available on the events webpage.