7th International Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

March 19-22, 2017

Presented by the Society of Biological Engineering (SBE), this conference will bring together leaders and trainees from cutting edge fields of bioengineering and nanotechnology. Topics to be presented include: immune-engineering, synthetic vaccines, targeted drug delivery, stimulus-responsive polymers, bioconjugates, cell mechanics, microfluidics, synthetic biology for nanomedicine, and many more. The global objective of the conference is to bring to the fore truly transformational development in bio-nano-technology.

The Call for Abstracts is now open:

Submit your Abstract Here

Note: If you have a piece of work that you would like to present, but it does not seem to belong to one of the listed categories, please feel free to submit it, and we will endeavor to find a good place for it.

Conference Chairs:

  • Matthew Tirrell, University of Chicago
  • Jeffrey Hubbell, University of Chicago

Invited Speakers:

  • Patrick Stayton, University of Washington
  • Ashutosh Chilkoti, Duke University
  • Stephen Quake, Stanford University
  • Darrell Irvine, MIT
  • Arup Chakraborty, MIT
  • Daniel A.  Fletcher, UC Berkeley
  • Daniel A. Hammer, University of Pennsylvania
  • Charles Gersbach, Duke University
  • David Tirrell, Caltech
  • Michael Jewett, Northwestern University


  • Microfluidics
  • Biomolecular Engineering
  • Immuno-engineering
  • Soft Matter/ Tissue Engineering
  • Synthetic biology
  • Recapitulating biology with synthetic systems