Werkstoffwoche 2019 in Dresden
On 18-20 September 2019 Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini and Mr Jonas Hazur (PhD student) attended the Werkstoffwoche 2019 conference in Dresden, Germany, a conference organised by the German Materials Society (DGM). Prof. Boccaccini was the co-organiser of two symposia, namely “Biomaterials” and “Biofabrication”. He presented the oral contribution: Bioactive glass-based scaffolds incorporating phytotherapeutics and biologically active ions for tissue engineering applications. In the sesion “Biofabrication”, Mr Hazur presented the lecture Rheological characterisation and 3D printing of cross-linked alginate bioinks. The “Biofabrication” symposium was co-organised by Prof. T. Scheibel (Univ. of Bayreuth), Prof. J. Groll (Univ. of Würzburg) and Prof. A. R. Boccaccini under sponsorship of the Collaborative Research Centre SFB/TRR 225 “From the fundamentals of biofabrication towards functional tissue models” . TRR 225 members Prof. L. Ionov, Dr. S. Salehi, Prof. T. Scheibel (Univ. of Bayreuth), Mr J. Hazur and Prof. Boccaccini (pictured).