EUROoCS Academy

EUROoCS is organizing the first EUROoCS Academy as a satellite event at the 2nd Microphysiological System World Summit 2023 in Berlin (MPS World Summit 2023). The EUROoCS Academy is a collection of lectures on various disciplines of Microphysiological Systems and Organ-on-Chips. We aim to educate on basics and advanced knowledge targeting representatives from academia and industry.

EUROoCS Academy Topics

  • Introduction to MPS/OoC
  • Microfabrication
  • Stem Cells
  • Biomaterials
  • Sensors and In-line Analysis
  • Regulatory

Registration

The registration will be open after the costs for conference rooms, etc. are fixed. Note that lecturers are members of the EUROoCS and will teach for free and on their own travel expenses.

Tentative schedule

Monday, 26th June. Starting at 9.00 am.

  • Introduction to MPS/OoC (Julia Rogal), 45′
  • Parallel sessions, 45′
    • Microfabrication (Thomas Winkler)
    • Stem cells (Anna Herland)
  • Biomaterials (Silke Keller), 45′
  • In-line analysis (Torsten Mayr), 45′
  • Regulatory (ECVAM), 45′

The detailed schedule will be presented as soon as possible.

Confirmed Lecturers

  • Anna Herland (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)
  • Thomas Winkler (TU Braunschweig, Germany)
  • Julia Rogal (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)
  • Silke Keller (Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany)
  • Torsten Mayr (Graz University of Technology)

The EUROoCS Academy is organized by the Training Working Group of EUROoCS.