ESB-SLABO Joint Symposia: Latin American Society for Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Artificial Organs

Title Symposium: Developement of new biomaterials with multifunctional surfaces

Learning Objectives:
Biomaterials field is growing in the last decades due to the increased life expectancy of the world population. Nowadays, the study of biomaterials has been extended to several areas with a focus on the volume and surface properties. Thus, the discussion of advances in new materials with multifunctional surfaces becomes strategic to our area.

Proposed Program:
The session focuses on the structure/property/function and processing relationship of biomaterials.

Proponent 1 / Chair:
Prof. Dr. Ana Paula Rosifini Alves Claro
Unesp, Sao Paulo State University, School of Engineering, Guaratingueta, Brazil

Proponent 2 / Co-Chair:
Prof. Miguel Oliveira
Institute 3Bs, University of Minho, Guimaraes, Portugal

Keynote Speaker 1:
Prof. Juilietta V. Rau
Institute of the Structure of Matter, Italian National Research Council, Rome, Italy

Important Dates

Start Online Registration
1 December 2020

ESB 2021 Abstract Submission:
Extended Deadline: 12 April 2021

Late Poster Abstract Submission:
Start: 20 April 2021
Deadline: 16 May, 2021

ESB 2021 Acceptance Mail:
End of May, 2021

SIBB 2021 Abstract Submission for Biomechanics:
Deadline:  15 June, 2021 (no extension!)

SIBB 2021 Biomechanics Acceptance Mail:
End of June, 2021

ESB 2021
5–9 September 2021
Porto, Portugal

Biomechanics part:
9 Sept 2021

Beware of scammers

If you are contacted by someone with the name Omar or Expo Service Wuppertal or with an DocuSign document delete the mail and do not send your credit card details under any circumstances. This companies or person does not work with K.I.T. or the ESB, we fear that they are scammers and try to get your credit card information!

Conference Status with respect to the Coronavirus pandemic

ESB 2021 is being planned to be held as a face-to-face-conference. However, in the event large public gatherings are still not feasible, we will not postpone the conference but will move ESB 2021 into a digital space.

More information





K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Bautzner Str. 117-119
01099 Dresden, Germany