From Vision to Reality - Proton Therapy for Cancer Treatment in Slovenia

Main Lecture Hall (Jožef Stefan Institute)

Main Lecture Hall

Jožef Stefan Institute

Jamova 39
Jožef Stefan institute (JSI) in co-operation with Slovenian Academy of Engineering invites you to the expert meeting dedicated to presentation of a regional project of implementation of the Southeast European International Institute of Sustainable Technology and identification of sinergies with the national project of establishment of the Slovenian regional centre for proton therapy treatment of cancer (SIPTC) The expert meeting will take place on Thursday, January 23rd at 10.00 in the main lecture hall of the JSI and welcomes representatives from oncology, science and industry. The meeting will be attented by the Minister of Science of Republic of Montenegro, Ms Sanja Damjanovič, and a former Director General of the European organization for Nuclear Resarch (CERN), Mr Herwig Schopper as honored guests, accompanied by prominient home and foreign experts in the field.
List of participants
    • 10:00 AM 10:10 AM
      Welcome 10m
      Speaker: Prof. Jadran Lenarčič (JSI)
    • 10:10 AM 10:25 AM
      Presentation of the SEEIIST 15m
      Speaker: Dr Sanja Damjanović (Minister of Science, Republic of Montenegro)
    • 10:25 AM 10:40 AM
      SEEIIST from the CERN perspective 15m
      Speaker: Prof. Herwig Schopper (CERN)
    • 10:40 AM 10:55 AM
      Presentation of the SIPTC 15m
      Speaker: Prof. Primož Strojan (Oncolgy Institute Ljubljana)
    • 10:55 AM 11:05 AM
      Short break 10m
    • 11:05 AM 11:25 AM
      Sinergies between SEEIIST and SIPTC 20m
      Speaker: Andrej Studen (IJS)
    • 11:25 AM 11:45 AM
      Challenges and opportunities for industry for both projects 20m
      Speaker: Dr Mark Pleško (Slovenian Academy of Engineering and COSYLAB, d.o.o)
    • 11:45 AM 12:10 PM
      Discussion 25m
      Speaker: Andrej Studen (IJS)
    • 12:10 PM 12:25 PM
      The future of accelerator design for SEEIIST 15m
      Speaker: Dr Maurizio Vretenar (CERN)
    • 12:25 PM 12:30 PM
      Summary 5m
      Speaker: Dr Mark Pleško (Slovenian Academy of Engineering and COSYLAB, d.o.o.)