Prof. Shamil Akhmedov (Russian Federation) Curriculum

Research Institute of Cardiology of Tomsk National Research Medical Center, the Russian Academy of Science, Tomsk, Russia

Title: The potential use of nanobiotechnology in the treatment of atherosclerotic plaques

Prof. Iulian Antoniac (Romania) Curriculum

Vice Dean of the Materials Science and Engineering FacultyUniversity POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Romania,

President of the Romanian Society for Biomaterials

Talk title: The Best Way to Advance Biomedical Implants: Biomaterials or Clinical Needs 

Prof. Rodolfo Capanna (Italy) Curriculum

Director of Orthopaedics and Traumatology Unit of the University Hospital of Pisa, Professor of Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Pisa

Invited Talk: Biomaterials and Novel Technologies in Limb Salvage Surgery

Dr. Dante Dallari (Italy) Curriculum

Director of the “Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery Innovative Techniques – Musculoskeletal Tissue Bank”, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy

Title: Allogenic grafts as innovative composite materials

Prof. Neil Davies (Cape Town, South Africa) Curriculum

Cardiovascular Research Unit at the University of Cape Town

Title: Hydrogels as engineerable systems for cardiovascular regenerative medicine

Prof. Georg Duda (Germany) Curriculum

Director of the Julius Wolff Institute for Biomechanics and Musculoskeletal Regeneration, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Talk title: Immuno-Mechanics in Bone Defect Healing: Drive Regeneration by Employing the Immune-Structure Interface

Prof. Rainer Gadow Curriculum

Managing director, Institute for Manufacturing Technologies of Ceramic Components and Composites (IFKB), University of Stuttgart

Director materials and process engineering, Graduate school of excellence for Advanced Manufacturing Engineering GSaME, University of Stuttgart

Talk title: Suspension Flame Sprayed Metal Doped Calcium Phosphate Coatings with Antibacterial Properties for Infection Prophylaxis

Prof. Dr. Gultekin Goller (Turkey) Curriculum

Professor in Materials Science in Istanbul Technical University, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Maslak, Istanbul

Talk title: Ceramics: Processing and Characterization for Biomaterials Applications

Prof. Carlos Roberto Grandini (Brazil) Curriculum

UNESP – Univ. Estadual Paulista, Laboratório de Anelasticidades e Biomateriais, Bauru, São Paulo

IBTN-Br – Institute of Biomaterials, Tribocorrosion and Nanomedicine – Brazilian Branch, Bauru, São Paulo (Brazil)

Talk title: Surface modifications on novel beta Ti-based alloys for biomedical applications

Prof. Gigliola Lusvardi (Italy) Curriculum 

Department of Chemical and Geological Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy

Talk title: Functionalization of glasses for the design of biomaterials

Prof. Dr. Horia Manolea, MD Curriculum

Department of Dental Materials, Vice-Dean Faculty of Dentistry, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Romania

Invited Talk: Dental zirconia between mechanical properties, biocompatibility and clinical applications

Prof. Lorenzo Moroni (Netherlands) Curriculum

MERLN Institute for Technology-Inspired Regenerative Medicine, Maastricht University

Title: Biofabrication: from rapid prototyping to bioprinting

Prof. J. Miguel Oliveira (Portugal) Curriculum

3B’s research group, University of Minho, Portugal

Title: Advances in natural-based biomaterials and bioinks for Biofabrication of Complex Tissues

Dr. Maria del Pilar Martin Santiago (Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain) Curriculum  

Dental Clinics Proboca Canarias

Academic Coworker of AALZ Aachen Dental Laser Center GmbH, 

Academic Coworker SEKMO y Universidad de Valencia

Title: New approach in Oral Tissues Regeneration

Prof. Dr. Katja Schenke-Layland (Germany) Curriculum 

Research Institute for Women’s HealthDept. of Women’s HealthEberhard Karls University Tübingen

Talk title: Raman microspectroscopy and imaging in biomedical research

Prof. Federico Quaini (Italy) Curriculum

Dept. of Medicine and Surgery
University-Hospital of Parma, Italy

Invited Talk: Cell Therapy and Tissue Engineering to Reverse Ventricular Remodeling in Heart Failure

        Prof. Yufeng Zheng (China) Curriculum

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University, China

Talk title: Advances in biodegradable metals for potential usage within bone