IBE 2021 Conference Agenda

Note: Times are in Eastern Time. All sessions will be available to view for up to 30 days after the conference.

FRIDAY, APRIL 9

7:00 AM – 10:45 AM View session recordings from the list below. Starting at 1:00 PM, live question and answer sessions will take place, at which attendees can discuss each session with the presenters.
  • Educating Biological Engineering Students
  • Biological Sensing and Diagnostics
  • Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology
  • Biology-Inspired Technologies for Medical Applications
  • Minimizing Non-Point Runoff on Natural Systems
  • COVID
  • General Topics in Biological Engineering
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Welcome Address

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Keynote Address: The Interdisciplinarity of Innovation
Karen Burg, PhD

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1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Educating Biological Engineering Students Q&A

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Biological Sensing and Diagnostics Q&A

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology Q&A

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Biology-Inspired Technologies for Medical Applications Q&A

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Minimizing Non-Point Runoff on Natural Systems Q&A

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM COVID Q&A

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM General Topics in Biological Engineering Q&A



SATURDAY, APRIL 10

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM View session recordings from the list below. Starting at 1:00 PM, live question and answer sessions will take place, at which attendees can discuss each session with the presenters.
  • Tools and Decision Support for Smart Agriculture
  • Tackling Human-Induced Climate Change
  • Sustainable, Bio-derived Fuels, Chemicals and Materials
  • Engineered Microbial Communities for Energy and Environment
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Keynote Speaker: Delphine Dean

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Mentorship Workshop

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Tackling Human-Induced Climate Change Q&A

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Tools and Decision Support for Smart Agriculture Q&A

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Engineered Microbial Communities for Energy and Environment Q&A

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Sustainable, Bio-derived Fuels, Chemicals and Materials Q&A

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Interactive Poster Session

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM IBE 25th Anniversary Celebration + Banquet Dinner for UGA Attendees

ON-DEMAND SESSIONS

Biological Sensing and Diagnostics
Minimizing Non-point Runoff on Natural Systems
Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology
Biology-Inspired Technologies for Medical Applications
Educating Biological Engineering Students
Sustainable, Bio-derived Fuels, Chemicals and Materials
Tackling Human-Induced Climate Change
Engineered Microbial Communities for Energy and Environment
General Topics in Biological Engineering
Tools and Decision Support for Smart Agriculture
Workshop on Mentorship for Biological Engineering Professionals
COVID
Poster Session