2018 IBE Annual Conference Agenda

Updated February 7, 2018

THURSDAY, APRIL 5

1:00 PM – 6:00 PM Registration Desk Open
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Welcome Reception
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM IBE Leadership Council Meeting
8:00 PM – 8:45 PM Training Session for Facilitators


FRIDAY, APRIL 6

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Desk Open
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast/Community Meetings
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM Opening Remarks/Keynote Address
Michael (Mike) Domach, Professor of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

8:45 AM – 11:30 AM Forum Session I
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM Working Lunch
12:45 PM – 1:00 PM Break
1:00 PM – 2:45 PM Forum Session II
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM – 5:30 PM Concurrent Session: Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology
3:00 PM – 5:30 PM Concurrent Session: Biosensors
3:00 PM – 5:30 PM Concurrent Session: Bioenergetics and Conversion Technologies
5:30 PM – 6:15 PM IBE Business Meeting


SATURDAY, APRIL 7

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Desk Open
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast/New Officer Training/Committee Meetings/Poster Set-Up
8:00 AM – 9:45 AM Forum Session III
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM – 11:45 AM Forum Session IV
11:45 AM – 12:00 PM Break
12:00 PM – 1:45 PM Working Lunch
1:45 PM – 2:00 PM Break
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM Concurrent Session: Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM Concurrent Session: Bioengineering Education
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM Concurrent Session: Biomedical Engineering
4:30 PM – 4:45 PM Break
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Reception and Poster Session
6:15 PM - 8:15 PM Awards Reception and Dinner
8:15 PM - 8:45 PM IBE Council Meeting