Kick-off meeting in Amsterdam

October 3rd and 4th, 2011
On October 3rd and 4th, 2011 BLUEPRINT had its inaugural meeting at the premises of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences in Amsterdam. It was a joint meeting with the International Human Epigenome Consortium (IHEC).
The opening address and official BLUEPRINT kick-off on behalf of EC was given by Patricia Reilly, member of the Cabinet of the EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Maire Geoghegan-Quinn. Representatives of the national initiatives involved in IHEC attended the meeting and provided an update on their ongoing actitivies.