Scandinavian Society for Biomaterials

The Scandinavian Society for Biomaterials is proud to present its 9th annual meeting. The meeting will be held on the 1st to 3rd of June 2016 at the Reykjavik University in Reykjavik, Iceland. The aim of this meeting is to bring together experts in the field of biomaterials, tissue engineering and systems biology to further the use of biomaterials in tissue engineering and cellular therapy. The main purpose is to promote cross-fertilization of Biomaterials research in Scandinavia, Iceland and the Baltic states, extending beyond the borders to the international community.

Biomaterials are very important when designing tissue engineering models, whether they are to be used for clinical purposes, drug discovery, to further the understanding of tissue and organ development. Massive amount of data can be created from these models and therefore there is a dire need to be able to interpret those data and model them using e.g. systems biology as a tool. Researchers, Industry and clinicians will have chance to meet and discuss among other question: How can biomaterials be used to create tissue engineering models? And what strategies can we impose?

Number of participants will be limited to 120 persons

Topics will include:
•3D printing of organs and tissue
•Organs on a chip
•Organoid models
•Biomaterial design for tissue engineering
•Systems biology approach in tissue engineering and organ building

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BoneTec-China

BoneTec-China 2016
China International orthopedic implant and biological materials exhibition , based on the field of orthopedic biomaterials, is committed to the development of China’s largest exhibition of orthopedic biomaterials, orthopedic biomaterials and development of China’s industry has had a positive role. BoneTec-China 2016 exhibitors include orthopedic biomaterials basic raw materials, processing and preparation of biological material, orthopedic 3D printing, surface treatment, contract manufacturing and orthopedic implant and other orthopedic biomaterials whole industry chain. Tour groups from the upstream and downstream enterprises orthopedic biomaterials, orthopedic research institutions and universities, clinicians, hospital representatives, the media and so on. Currently, BoneTec-China “within China International Exhibition orthopedic implant and the biological material ” attracts from mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau and the United States, Britain, Australia, Japan, Germany, and other countries and regions of the exhibitors to participate, not only China is an influential exhibition of orthopedic biomaterials, the industry is also very recognition of their high degree of professionalism and influence. Forum more than the same period also increased the technical content of the show.

Show Date:

September 2016 23-24 Shanghai
Opening hours (free admission):
9:30 am to 5:30 pm

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10th World Biomaterials Congress

The 10th World Biomaterials Congress (WBC) will be held in Montreal May 17-22, 2016. The venue for the event is the Montreal Convention Center, located in the heart of downtown Montreal, just minutes away from historic Old Montreal.

With over 3500 abstracts submitted by the September 30, 2015 deadline, WBC2016 is on track to be the largest scientific gathering of biomaterials scientists ever, and the largest World Biomaterials Congress to-date.

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MeDe Annual Meeting: The Future of Manufacturing of Medical Devices

Date: January 28, 2016
Location: Centre for Life, Newcastle
MeDe Innovation Annual Conference 2016 – The Future of Manufacturing of Medical Devices MeDe Innovation (The EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices) is addressing the future opportunities and challenges in the design and manufacture of medical devices.

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