2020 Annual Conference



March 19-21, 2020
University of Georgia Conference Center
Athens, Georgia

25 YEARS: 1995-2020


Come for the Content. Stay for the Networking.

The IBE Annual Conference is a gathering of the world’s leading researchers and educators in biological engineering, who share a passion for building a better future.

The intimate setting and diverse makeup of the conference are catalysts for multidisciplinary interactions with attendees who actively participate in shaping the biological engineering profession. Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to attend. The conference is an excellent opportunity to develop professional skills and network with peers and professionals in the industry through activities such as poster sessions, the bioethics essay competition and social activities.

IBE was established in 1995 to form a nexus of engineers and scientists in industry and academia to promote a new discipline of engineering focused on the remarkable features of living systems. IBE is bringing Engineering to Life through Biology-Inspired Engineering.

Hotel Rooms

A group rate has been established for IBE at the University of Georgia Center. Click here to register. The group code is 92229. The rate is $164 per night plus tax. Reservations can also be made by calling 1-800-884-1381 or 706-542-2134