The 32nd Annual Meeting 2018

Something Old, Something New

The 32nd Annual IGG Meeting will be held on Thursday 14th June 2018 at Covance, Harrogate.

Join us for talks and workshops on “Something Old, Something New”.

Download the IGG Meeting Flyer here.

See below for the agenda and travel information.

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Agenda

Morning Session - Something Old

10.00 Introduction Julia Kenny (IGG Chair)
10.05 Ames strains – data and industry survey Jon Howe (GSK)
10.45 Ames criteria – case study with aromatic amines Bas-Jan van der Leede (Janssen)
11.05 Ames Criteria & Use of Historical Control – Industry Survey Results Julia Kenny (GSK)
11.20 Ames – (Q)SAR v data Angela White (GSK)
12.00 IGG AGM Julia Kenny (IGG Chair)
12:15            Lunch at The Pine Marten

Afternoon Session - Something New

13.15 Application of “omics” in toxicology Andy White (Unilever)
13.45 The Potential uses of NGS in Genetic Toxicology Anne Ashford (AZ)
14.15 Coffee break
14.30 New technology case studies Freddy van Goethem (Janssen)
15.00 Adverse outcome pathways in genetic toxicology: going beyond canonical pathways Anthony Lynch (GSK)
15.15 No relevant tox. species? An alternative approach Michelle Scott (Covance)
15.30 Discussion: risk assessment using new technologies Paul Fowler (FStox consulting) and Ann Doherty (AZ)
16.00 Finish

Travel and Accomodation

Travel

Download the travel information here.

From the A1(M) Southbound, J47:
Exit the A1(M) at junction 47 and take the third exit at the roundabout onto the A59. At the next roundabout take the second exit onto the A658. At the next roundabout take the second exit and at the next roundabout take the third exit onto the A661 (Wetherby Road). At the next roundabout, take the first exit onto the A6040 (Knaresborough Road). At the following roundabout, take the second exit onto the B6162 (Otley Road). Continue straight on Otley Road, and take the left turning at the traffic lights before the Pine Marten Pub. Our offices are straight ahead.
From the A1(M) Northbound:
From the A1(M), merge onto the A661. Continue on the A661 through Wetherby. At the roundabout continue straight on onto Wetherby Road, past The Kestrel Inn. At the following roundabout, take the first exit onto the A6040 (Knaresborough Road) and follow directions as above.
From Leeds:
Leave Leeds following the A61 (Harrogate Road) towards Harrogate. When you reach Harrogate centre, at the roundabout with the A6040, B6162 and A61 take the 1st exit onto the B6162 (Otley Road). After 1.2 miles turn left at the traffic lights before the Pine Marten pub. Our offices are straight ahead.
From Manchester Airport:
Upon leaving Manchester Airport, merge onto the M56. After a mile, take the slip road onto the M60. Continue for 15 miles, then at Exit 18, keep right onto the M62. Continue for 31 miles. At exit 27, join the M621. At exit 2, keep left onto the slip road. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto the A643. Road name changes to A58. Continue on the A58 to the A58(M) (Inner Ring Road). Take the slip road onto the A58, sign posted Harrogate (Clay Pit Lane). Bear left onto the A61. Follow directions from Leeds.
Parking:
Visitor parking is allocated on site.
By Air:
Leeds Bradford Airport is approximately 12 miles away. 20 minutes by car.
Manchester Airport is 70 miles away. 2 hours by car.

Accomodation
Hotel Number
Studley Hotel 01423 560425
West Park Hotel 01423 524471
Hotel du Vin 01423 856800
Rudding Park Hotel 01423 871350