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

Abstract Submission
Start: 1 December 2020

15 March 2021, 23:55:00 CET

Extended Deadline (one and only extension):
12 April 2021, 23:55:00 CET

ESB 2021
5–9 September 2021
Porto, Portugal

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.

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