WBC 2020 Virtual Programme

Friday 11 December

08:00 - 09:30
GMT

Special Symposium
Biotribology

Special Symposium
Collagen, Elastin and Peptide-based Scaffolds for Regenerative Medicine

Special Symposium
Regenerative Sports Medicine

Workshop
Crossing Frontiers UK - International Collaborative Synergies for Future Biomaterials Research

Special Symposium
Bioinks for Biofabrication: From Lab to Patient

09:40 - 11:10
GMT

RSC Biomaterials Science Lecture Award 2020

Special Symposium
Biomanufacturing of Microtissues

Special Symposium
Nanostructured Coatings for Implants

Workshop
Multifunctional Biomaterials and Cellular Systems for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Purposes

11:20 - 12:30
GMT

Sponsored Symposia

Elsevier

Electrospinning

12:40 - 14:10
GMT

Special Symposium
Textile Scaffolds for Tissue Regeneration

Special Symposium
Advances in Biodegradable Metals

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Biomedical Imaging

Special Symposium
Composites for Biomedical Applications

Special Symposium
Engineering Biomaterials for Neurological Applications

14:20 - 15:50
GMT

Special Symposium
High-Throughput Techniques for Identifying Immunomodulatory and Regenerative Biomaterials

Special Symposium
Antibiotic Resistance and Biomaterials

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Cardiac Tissue Engineering

Special Symposium
Immunomodulatory Biomaterials for Tissue Regeneration

Special Symposium
Materiobiology

16:00 - 17:00
GMT

Plenary Session
Anthony Atala, NC, USA

17:10 - 18:40 
GMT

Special Symposium
High-Throughput Techniques for Identifying Immunomodulatory and Regenerative Biomaterials

Special Symposium
Biofabrication for Complex 3D Tissues and Organs

Special Symposium
Cell Niche Bioengineering

Special Symposium
Drug Delivery for Global Health

Special Symposium
Engineered Microenvironments in Disease

Saturday 12 December

09:00 - 10:00
GMT

Plenary Session
Ben Zhong Tang, Hong Kong

10:10 - 11:40
GMT

Workshop
Active aGeIng and Osteoporosis: The next challenge for smarT nanobiOmaterials and 3D technologies (GIOTTO)

Special Symposium 
Biomaterials for Child and Fetal Health

Special Symposium
Materials Chemistry and Biomaterial

Special Symposium
Nanostructured Coatings for Implant

11:50 - 13:00
GMT

Sponsored Symposium
CELLINK

13:10 - 14:40
GMT

Special Symposium 
3D/4D Printing Stem Cell

Special Symposium
Advances in Biodegradable Metal

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Biomedical Imaging

Special Symposium 
Composites for Biomedical Application

Special Symposium
Engineering Biomaterials for Neurological Application

14:50 - 16:20
GMT

Workshop
PanBiora

Special Symposium
Bio-inspired Modifications of Surface

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Cardiac Tissue Engineering

Special Symposium
Immunomodulatory Biomaterials for Tissue Regeneration

Special Symposium
Multifunctional Biomaterials

16:30 - 18:00
GMT

Special Symposium
3D Printing and Biofabrication - Clinical Translation

Special Symposium
Biofabrication for Complex 3D Tissues and Organ

Special Symposium
Engineering Biomaterials for Pulmonary Research

Special Symposium
Drug Delivery for Global Health

Special Symposium
Hyaluronic Acid: A Powerful Biomedical Tool

18:10 - 19:40
GMT

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Trauma, Surgery and Wound Care Applications

Special Symposium
Extracellular matric materials for regenerative medicine

Special Symposium
Cell Niche Bioengineering

Special Symposium
Engineered Microenvironments in Disease

Special Symposium
Microporous Architecture to Guide Cell Fate

Sunday 13 December

09:00 - 10:00
GMT

Plenary Session
Hala Zreiqat, Sydney, Australia

10:10 - 11:40
GMT

Special Symposium
Biomolecule Decoration for Cell Responsive Materials

Special Symposium
Regenerated Implants: Biointegration

Special Symposium
Materials Chemistry and Biomaterials

11:50 - 13:00
GMT

Sponsored Symposia
PANBioRA

13:10 - 14:40
GMT

Special Symposium
Cell Microenvironment for Mechanobiology

Special Symposium
Advances in Biodegradable Metals

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Biomedical Imaging

Special Symposium
Composites for Biomedical Applications

Special Symposium
Engineering Biomaterials for Neurological Applications

14:50 - 16:20
GMT

Special Symposium
Cell-instructive Materials based on Sulfated and Sulfonated Polymers

Special Symposium
Nanobiomaterials and Nanotoxicity

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Cardiac Tissues

Special Symposium
Immunomodulatory Biomaterials for Tissue Regeneration

Special Symposium
Multifunctional Biomaterials

16:30 - 18:00
GMT

Special Symposium
Supramolecular Nanomaterials

Special Symposium
Bio-inspired Modifications of Surfaces

Special Symposium
Vascularisation Strategies in Tissue Engineering

Special Symposium
A Half Century of Smart Polymers

Special Symposium
Biofabrication for Osteochondral Tissue Regeneration

Sponsored Symposia
Elsevier

18:10 - 19:40
GMT

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Trauma, Surgery and Wound Care Applications

Special Symposium
Biofabrication for Complex 3D Tissues and Organs

Special Symposium
Enzyme-responsive Biomaterials

Special Symposium
Microporous Architecture to Guide Cell Fate

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Engineering Scaffold-Free 3D Tissue

Monday 14 December

09:00 - 09:30
GMT

Special Symposium
Biotribology

Special Symposium
Regenerative Sports Medicine

Special Symposium
Collagen, Elastin and Peptide-based Scaffolds for Regenerative Medicine

Workshop
Controlling Stem Cell Pathways through Materials

Special Symposium
Biofabrication for Osteochondral Tissue Regeneration

09:40 - 11:10
GMT

Special Symposium
Living Biomaterials

Special Symposium
Collagen, Elastin and Peptide-based Scaffolds for Regenerative Medicine

Special Symposium
Regenerative Sports Medicine

Special Symposium
Nanostructured Coatings for Implants

11:20 - 12:30
GMT

Sponsored Symposium
Rousselot

12:40 - 14:10
GMT

Special Symposium
Smart Photonic Biomaterials

Special Symposium
Advances in Biodegradable Metals

Special Symposium
Textile Scaffolds for Tissue Regeneration

Special Symposium
Composites for Biomedical Applications

Special Symposium
Engineering Biomaterials for Neurological Applications

14:20 - 15:50
GMT

Special Symposium
Textile Scaffolds for Tissue Regeneration

Special Symposium
Materiobiology

Workshop
ISBF Workshop on Biofabrication

Society for Biomaterials Awards

Special Symposium
Ophthalmic Biomaterials

16:00 - 17:00
GMT

Plenary Session
Kristi S Anseth, CO, USA

17:10 - 18:40
GMT

Special Symposium
Biomaterials for Trauma, Surgery and Wound Care Applications

Special Symposium
Biofabrication for Complex 3D Tissues and Organs

Special Symposium
Materials Immunoengineering

Special Symposium
Microporous Architecture to Guide Cell Fate

Special Symposium
Silk-Based Biomaterials for Therapeutic Applications

Tuesday 15 December

09:00 - 10:00
GMT

Plenary Session
Xavier Trepat, Barcelona

10:10 - 11:40
GMT

Workshop
Bioengineering Approaches for Elastic Tissue Regeneration and Restoration in Diseased Tissues

Special Symposium
Biomanufacturing of Microtissues

11:50 - 13:00
GMT

Sponsored Symposium
OviGenex

13:10 - 14:40
GMT

ESB International Award

Society for Biomaterials Clemson Awards

Special Symposium
Composites for Biomedical Applications

Special Symposium
Engineering Biomaterials for Neurological Applications

14:50 - 16:20
GMT

Special Symposium
Bio-inspired Modifications of Surfaces

Special Symposium
Ophthalmic Biomaterials

Workshop
Fine Tune of Cellular Behaviour: From Fundamental Research to the Clinics

Workshop
YSF Workshop - Section 1: "Project Fundings and Industry"

Sponsored Symposium
Elsevier

16:30 - 18:00
GMT

Special Symposium
Supramolecular Nanomaterials

Special Symposium
Materials Immunoengineering

Special Symposium
Vascularisation Strategies in Tissue Engineering

Workshop
YSF Workshop - Section 2: Science Writing & Publishing/ Section 3: International Biomaterials Societies - Young Scientists Around the Globe

Special Symposium
Silk-Based Biomaterials for Therapeutic Applications

18:10 - 19:40
GMT

Closing Ceremony

CONTACT US

For further information, please contact: WBC2020 Conference Secretariat, c/o MCI UK Limited, Durford Mill, Petersfield, Hampshire. GU31 5AZ, United Kingdom. Tel: +44 (0) 1730 715 213