International Conference on
Biomaterial-based Therapeutic Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

28 Nov - 01 Dec, 2019 | IIT Kanpur, India

In association with
ASBTE & AFOB meeting on Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

Conference Glimpses | Workshop Glimpses | Scientific Programme


We are pleased to announce that BioTERM 2019 (International conference on Biomaterial-based Therapeutic Engineering and Regenerative Medicine) will be held at IIT Kanpur India from Nov. 28th to Dec. 1st, 2019. BioTERM 2019 will be organized by The Society for Biomaterials & Artificial Organs India (SBAOI) in association with Society for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine India (STERMI), Indo-Australian meeting of Australasian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering (ASBTE) along with division meeting of Tissue Engineering & Biomaterials (TEB) Division of Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB). The theme of the BioTERM 2019 is Innovation to Translation. The meeting will bring together experts, young scientists, clinicians, and industry from the wide and interdisciplinary backgrounds interested in biomaterials, tissue engineering, drug delivery, therapeutics, and regenerative medicine. The program will include specific plenary and invited lectures, talks, poster sessions, the young scientific forum for career development and much more.

SBAOI is one of the renowned societies of India in the area of applied healthcare-related research. The Society was formed in 1986 and registered under the Travancore-Cochin Act XII of 1955, (act for registration of literary, scientific and charitable societies) with the name Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs - India. Over the years SBAOI is organizing an annual meeting in the area of Biomaterials, Tissue engineering, Therapeutics, and Regenerative medicine to provide a platform for young minds to discuss and deliberate the current state of the art in the field. STERMI, an allied society of SBAIO, is a growing organization for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine in India. Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB) is a non-profit organization established in 2008 to promote co-operation, on scientific grounds, between the scientists from academia and industry in the Asian region, for the general advancement of biotechnology as an interdisciplinary field of research and as a means of bringing the scientific development to the industrial level.

IIT Kanpur is one of the oldest institutions of engineering and sciences in India established in the beautiful city of Kanpur on the banks of river Ganges in the state of world-renowned Taj Mahal. Besides being the oldest commercial hub, Kanpur is a prospective tourist hub and a close destination for some famous places of Banaras, Lucknow, and Agra in the state of Uttar Pradesh

BioTERM 2019 will provide you with an excellent platform to exchange your ideas with the leading experts from all over the country and around the world viz a viz to present your innovative and exciting research. BioTERM 2019 will also provide us an eminent platform to celebrate the commencement of the diamond jubilee year of IITK.

We look forward to welcoming you at IIT Kanpur for an excellent and stimulating BioTERM 2019.

Prof. Ashok Kumar & Prof. Dhirendra S. Katti
Conference Chairs, BioTERM 2019
Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, UP, INDIA






Plenary / Keynote Speaker

Chandra P. Sharma Award Lecture

Prof. Charles J Kirkpatrick

University Medical Center
Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany

Prof. Yasuhiko Tabata

Kyoto University, Japan

Prof. Dietmar Hutmacher

Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia

Prof. Subbu Venkatraman

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Prof. Bikramjit Basu

IISc Bangalore, India

Prof. Andreas Nüssler

University of Tuebingen, Germany

Prof. Veena Kaul

IIT Delhi, India

Prof. Justin Cooper-White

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Prof. Shiv Kumar Sarin

Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS), Delhi, India

Prof. Sally McArthur

Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia

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