Congress Program

The Congress will start with the opening ceremony at Apollo DIMORA on October 25, 2017 at 9:00 hrs. After the plenary session, there will be three parallel sessions up to 18:45 hrs. Registration will start from 8:00 hrs on October 25, 2017. There will be lunch from 13:20 to 14:15 hrs on all three days with tea break in between. There will be Congress dinner on October 25, 2017 from 19:30 to 21:00 hrs. A Cultural Program and Dinner is arranged at the scenic campus of the Biomedical Technology Wing of SCTIMST on October 26, 2017 from 19:30 to 21:30. Exhibitions will be from 9:00 to 18:00 hrs on all three days.

There will be sessions for Young Scientist Award, Faculty Awards and Student Awards and a dedicated Poster Session with Best Poster Presentation Awards.

Tentative Congress Program

 

DAY 1

 

Wednesday, 25th October 2017

8:00 onwards

REGISTRATION

(Venue: 1st Floor Lobby)

9:00 – 10:00

INAUGURAL CEREMONY

(Venue: Main Hall, 1st Floor)

10:00 – 10:25

High Tea

10:25 – 11:15

 

PLENARY LECTURE - PL1

Commercialization for Tissue Engineered Products

Prof. Gilson Khang

(Chonbuk National University, South Korea)

 Chandra P. Sharma Award Lecture

(Venue: Main Hall, 1st Floor)

11:20 – 13:20

 

Session I

(Venue: Main Hall)

Advanced Biomaterials – I

Bioceramic Synthesis and Properties

Session II

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Tissue Engineering – 1

Scaffold Materials

 

Session III

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Artificial Organs 1 Cardiac Devices

 

13:20 – 14:15

Lunch

14:15 – 16:15

 

Session IV

(Venue: Main Hall)

Advanced Biomaterials – 2

Biomaterials Structures

 

Session V

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Tissue Engineering - 2
Scaffold Fabrication Techniques

Session VI

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Artificial Organs - 2 Neuroprosthetic Devices

 

16:15 – 16:35

TEA BREAK

16:15 – 17:15

Poster Session I

17:15 – 18:45

 

Session VII

(Venue: Main Hall)

Advanced Biomaterials - 3 Nano Biomaterials

Session VIII

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Tissue Engineering - 3 Scaffold Design Developemnt

Session IX

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Hard Tissue Implants - Materials and Mechanics

 

 

19:30 – 21:00

CONGRESS DINNER

 

 

DAY 2

 

Thursday, 26th October 2017

9:00 – 9:50

PLENARY LECTURE – PL2

Biomaterials Technology of Bio-Signaling Molecules Delivery:

Indispensable for Tissue Regeneration Therapy

Prof. Yasuhiko Tabata

(Kyoto University, Japan)

 (Venue: Main Hall, 1st Floor)

9:50 – 10:10

Tea Break

10:10 – 11:40

 

Session X

(Venue: Main Hall)

Cell Material Interaction

Session XI

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Wound Healing and Anti-infective Materials

Session XII

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Advances in Clinical Research - 1 (APSAO Session)

11:40 – 11:50

Mini Break

11:50 – 13:20

 

Session XIII

(Venue: Main Hall)

Drug Delivery

Session XIV

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Young Scientist Forum

Session XV

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Advances in Clinical Research - 2 (APSAO Session)

13:20 – 14:15

Lunch

14:15 – 16:15

 

Session XVI

(Venue: Main Hall)

Regenerative Medicine - 1

 

Session XVII

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

MAHE Award Presentations - Faculty

Session XVIII

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Clinical and Translational Research

 

16:15 – 16:35

Tea Break

16:15 – 17:15

Poster Session II

17:15 – 18:45

 

Session XIX

(Venue: Main Hall)

Regenerative Medicine

Session XIV

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Bajpai-Saha Award - Faculty

Session XV

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

APSAO GB Meeting

SBAOI GB Meeting

19:30 – 21:30

Cultural Program & Dinner at BMT Wing, Poojappura

 

 

 

 

DAY 3

 

Friday, 27th October 2017

9:00 – 9:50

 

PLENARY LECTURE - PL3

Prof. Rui L. Reis

(University of Minho, Portugal)

(Venue: Main Hall, 1st Floor)

9:50 – 10:10

Tea Break

10:10 – 11:40

 

Session XVI

(Venue: Main Hall)

Naturally Derived Biomaterials

Session XVII

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Regulatory

Session XVIII

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Dental Researchers Forum

11:40 – 11:50

Mini Break

11:50 – 13:20

 

Session XIX

(Venue: Main Hall)

Biopolymers

Session XX

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Biocompatibility

Session XXI

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Dental Materials

13:20 – 14:15

Lunch

14:15 – 15:45

 

Session XXII

(Venue: Main Hall)

Biodegradable Implants

Session XXIII

(Venue: Sub Hall 1)

Industry Academia Interaction

Session XXIV

(Venue: Sub Hall 2)

Regenerative Dentistry

Advanced Dental Materials: Clinical Solutions

15:45 – 16:05

Tea Break

16:05 – 17:00

VALEDICTORY SESSION & AWARD FUNCTION

(Venue: Main Hall, 1st Floor)

17:00

Congress Ends * Meets at ABMC7