Seminar: Bioinspired Solutions for Health

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EPFL Bioinspired Platform invites you to our next Research & Industry Seminar on the topic of Bioinspired Solutions for Health. Join us to learn how researchers are getting inspired by nature to solve current challenges in medicine and health.

We are extremely honored to have Cecilia Brun and Ayla Kiser from Johnson & Johnson with us. They will give an industrial flavor to this session and show us how at Johnson & Johnson they are integrating bioinspired approach.
Events poster can be downloaded here.
28th September 2017, 15-17h
followed by a discussion and Aperitif
This Seminar is intended for professionals and PhD students in both industry and academia who are interested how bioinspired approach can be applied to the domain of Medicine and Health.
Registration is free but mandatory due to limited number of participants (max. 60 persons). Please register here
PROGRAM – Invited Speakers:

15-15:30h – Health care of the Future: Using Biomimicry to Shift Paradigms and Advance Innovation Ayla Kiser, Postdoc at Emerging Science & Innovation, Johnson & Johnson Santé Beauté France”

15:30-16h – Bioinspired tissue engineering scaffold for orthopedic applicationsDominique Pioletti, EPFL Laboratory of Biomechanical Orthopedics

16-16:30h – Micro-robotic Platforms for Biomedical Applications – Selman Sakar, EPFL MicroBioRobotic Systems Laboratory

16:30-17h – Bioinspired discovery of the missing links between biology and chemistry Hadadi Noushin, EPFL Laboratory of Computational Systems Biotechnolog

Seminar will be followed by an apero that will permit us to continue discussing on the topic.
For all the additional information please contact:
Darja Dubravcic, Bioinspired Platform Coordinator
+41 21 69 34366