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Programme September 13th

Auditorium 1 


08.45-09.30 - Auditorium 1 
Plenary Tittle T.B.C. Prof. Dr. Katarina Le Blanc  Chair: T.B.A.
09.30-10.15 - Auditorium 1
Klaas de Groot Award 2018 | Lucy DiSilvio

10.15-10.45 - Trajectum & Expo Foyer Coffee Break

10.45-12.15 - Auditorium 1 
Engineering orthopedic tissues| Chair: Ana Fatima Civantos Fernandez
10.45-11.15 - Auditorium 1 
Title T.B.CMoyo Kruyt
11.15-11.30 - Auditorium 1 
Identification and in vitro screening of osteogenic metabolites through supplement-free nanovibration-driven mesenchymal stem cell differentiation Tom Hodgkinson
11.30-11.45 - Auditorium 1
 A comparison of potential fibrillin-1 fragments for the functionalisation of a novel anterior cruciate ligament biomaterial scaffold | Zara Smith
11.45-12.00 - Auditorium 1 
Anisotropic direct current field stimulation significantly promotes the synthesis of cartilage extracellular matrix | Jun Hotta
12.00-12.15 - Auditorium 1
 Nanocomposite chemically modified hyaluronic acid hydrogel based on sol-gel methods for osteochondral regeneration | Alfredo Ronca
12.15-13.15 - Auditorium 1 
Closing ceremony & awards
 | Chair: T.B.A.



Auditorium 2 


10.45-12.15 - Auditorium 2 
Biomaterials based on colloidal building blocks Chair: T.B.A.
10.45-11.15 - Auditorium 2 
Bioactive glass nanoparticles with enhanced functionalities: progress and opportunities in biomedical applications | Aldo Boccaccini
11.15-11.45 - Auditorium 2 
Structuring hydrogels to enable suspended manufacture of cell-loaded constructs | Liam Grover 
11.45-12.00 - Auditorium 2 
Composite colloidal gels with self-healing properties for regenerative medicine | Mani Diba
12.00-12.15 - Auditorium 2 
Protein self-assembly at oil-water interfaces controls nanoscale mechanics, cell adhesion and stem cell fate decision | Julien Gautrot
13.30-17.00 - Auditorium 2 
Interreg 2Seas DERMA Chair: T.B.A.



Room 0.4


10.45-12.15 - Room 0.4 
Interactions in and with 3D scaffolds | Chair: Katarina Maniura, Faezeh Shalchy
10.45-11.00 - Room 0.4 
Platelet lysate based hydrogels with tunable mechanical properties as platforms for 3D cell culture | Sara Santos
11.00-11.15 - Room 0.4 
Polyurethane foam scaffolds interpenetrated with crosslinked gelatin hydrogel for adipose tissue regeneration | Nicola Contessi
11.15-11.30 - Room 0.4 
Mechanobiology-enhanced tissue engineering: a collagen-scaffold-based delivery system for accelerating bone repair by activating JNK3 in stem cells Arlyng Gonzalez-Vazquez
11.30-11.45 - Room 0.4 
Designing peptide / graphene derivatives hybrid hydrogels through fine tuning of molecular interactions | Jacek Wychowaniec
11.45-12.00 - Room 0.4 
Novel hierarchical silk fibroin-based scaffolds incorporating Sr- and Zn-ions for osteochondral tissue engineering Viviana Ribeiro
12.00-12.15 - Room 0.4 
Design of a perfusion bioreactor for the high-throughput study of combinations of extracellular matrix proteins on human mesenchymal stem cells performance in dynamic 3D conditions | Diana Lopes 



Room 0.5


10.45-12.15 - Room 0.5 
Toward tissue-specific application of biomaterials | Chair: Marco Lopez, Daniela Petre
10.45-11.00 - Room 0.5 
Importance of microenvironment, pH, in the design of biomaterials used for osteoporosis patients | Haobo Pan 
11.00-11.15 - Room 0.5 
A comparison of the linking arm effect on the biological performance of a CD31 agonist directly grafted on L605 CoCr alloy by a plasma based multi-step strategy | Sergio Diaz-Rodriguez 
11.15-11.30 - Room 0.5 
Multimodal Porogen Platforms for Calcium Phosphate Cements | Irene Lodoso-Torrecilla
11.30-11.45 - Room 0.5 
Development of new methods for implant/tissue bonding and next generation dental/bioadhesives | Edward Cozens
11.45-12.00 - Room 0.5 
The development of multi-substituted apatite for bone tissue repair | Naomi Lowry
12.00-12.15 - Room 0.5 
Novel in vitro method for the evaluation of bioactive materials | Weitian Zhao 



Room 0.2/0.3


10.45-12.15 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Instructive synthetic biomaterials 
| Chair: Helen Clough
10.45-11.00 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Towards corneal endothelium repair using synthetic polymer membranes | Jasper van Hoorick
11.00-11.15 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Degradable Hydrogels Based on Star Shaped Copolypeptides: From Synthesis to 3D printing | Andreas Heise
11.15-11.30 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Hyperbaric oxygen-generating hydrogels for facilitating wound healing process Kyung Min Park
11.30-11.45 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Oxygen-generating alginate hydrogels for enhanced wound healing process | Jeonil Kang
11.45-12.00 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Synergistic effect of polymer molecular weight and Laponite concentration to tune the cell response of synthetic hydrogels Arn Mignon
12.00-12.15 - Room 0.2/0.3 
Synthetic Light-Curable Polymeric Materials Provide a Supportive Niche for Dental Pulp Stem Cells | Adam Celiz


13.15-13.30 - Trajectum & Expo Foyer Take-away Lunch



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