Strong participation of our Institute at ESB 2021 conference (online)
Several members of our Institute attended the _31st Annual Conference (ESB 2021) _(LINK: _https://esb2021.org/_ )_of the _European Society for Biomaterials (ESB) which was held online on 6-9 September 2021. Professor Boccaccini, currently the vice-president of the European Society for Biomaterials, was a member of the Scientific Committee of ESB 2021 and he was a keynote speaker in symposium “Beyond Bone and Teeth: Bioactive Glasses in Soft Tissue Regeneration”, presenting the talk: “Applications of inorganic materials in soft tissue regeneration: progress and challenges”. Prof. Boccaccini was also the co-organiser and co-chair of the joint symposium of the ESB and the Chinese Society for Biomaterials entitled: “Frontiers of Materiobiology”. Dr. Liliana Liverani attended all meetings of the Young Scientists Forum (YSF) as member of the council of YSF. We participated with a total of 14 contributions, including a keynote talk, oral and poster presentations. Susanne Heid, Irem Unalan, Jonas Hazur (PhD students) also attended the conference. Participation of members of the Collaborative Research Centre SFB/TRR 225 “From the fundamentals of biofabrication towards functional tissue models” was also prominent.