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The Semana da Bioengenharia (Bioengineering Week) at Instituto Superior Técnico (SBE IST) was first developed in 2014 as an initiative of the Bioengineering Department students of the Masters in Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology and Microbiology.
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Program

Day 1
06 Mar 2017
Day 2
07 Mar 2017
Day 3
08 Mar 2017
Day 4
09 Mar 2017
Day 5
10 Mar 2017

Environmental Tech: Sustainable Thinking

Nowadays, the conservation of the environment and its natural resources has an increasing impact in our lives. On ‘Environmental Tech: Sustainable Thinking’ our speakers will take a deeper look and...
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Cristina Viegas
Ana Rita Serra
Patrícia Moniz
Ana Luísa Fernando
Maarten Arentsen
11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

WORKSHOP – SCIENTIFIC WRITING vs SCIENCE WRITING: FROM DATA TO NARRATIVE

What are the differences between a paper published in a scientific journal and a science story published in a newspaper? Why is it essential to know how to communicate science,...
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Ana Gerschenfeld
13:30 - 14:30

Lunch Break

Industry: An Inside View

Did you ever wonder how it’s like to work in a major industry? What is the daily basis of a biological engineer and its role? On ‘Industry: An Inside View’...
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Marília Mateus
Ricardo Spencer
Filipe Macieira
Ana Catarina Martinho
Ricardo Leandro
16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

Alumni

Diana Fernandes
Filipa Almeida
Elsa Requeixa

Workshop – How to build professional relations during events – 3 tips for a strong network

A strong professional network can be a true asset for your future professional journey, either as an entrepreneur or as an employee. The right relations with the right people can...
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Dimitris Bronowski
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

Plant Science

The current state of climate change aligned with the limited natural resources place limitations for securing food and energy for future generations. On ‘Plant Science’ one will be presented with...
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Leonilde Moreira
Philip Poole
Elena Baena González
Rita Abranches
13:00 - 14:30

Lunch Break

Systems Biology: Engineering Cells

Systems biology is the computational and mathematical modelling of complex interactions in biological systems. It is an area based on the understanding that the whole is greater than the sum...
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Miguel Teixeira
Rui Oliveira
Francisco Pinto
Inês Isidro
Isabel Rocha
16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

Alumni

Inês Clemente
Pedro Ramos
Catarina Pinto

Workshop – Disrupting Healthcare with Venture backed Innovation

The workshop will be divided in three parts: Process of technological translation in the area and process of venture vesting – 30 minutes; a case, which requires a preparation in...
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David Braga Malta
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

Stem Cells: A Greater Potential

Nowadays stem cells are extensively studied in Bioengineering due to their capacity of differentiation and the inumerous possibilities when generating new tissues and, therefore, providing new treatments. Are there any...
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Patrícia Pitrez
Joana Marques
Ana Rita Costa Pinto
Carlos Filipe Pereira
Tiago Fernandes
13:00 - 14:30

Lunch Break

Running for Innovation: Sports Biomechanics

Nowadays, sports are extensively studied for a lot of reasons. Not only to perfect athletes’ performances but also to study how they can play sports at a higher level, whether...
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Carlos Quental
Leandro Machado
Pedro Gil Morouço
Marco Branco
16:00-16:30

Coffee Break

Alumni

Carlos Quental
Diana Oliveira
Andreia Santos
Ângelo Dias
19:00

Barbecue

Workshop – Personal Branding

In this workshop Miguel Gonçalves will present his book “O Mercado grita Talento” along with his vision about careers, job market, about companies and what they value, young people and...
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Miguel Gonçalves
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

How Computers Can Learn Body Signals

The acquisition and understanding of body signals is one of the major fields of study in medicine and development of biomedical devices.What if machines could help us understand our bodies...
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Ana Fred
Susana Brás
André Osório Falcão
Jaime Cardoso
Abraham Otero
13:00 - 14:30

Lunch Break

Managing to Improve Healthcare

Have you ever wondered how communication between services in hospitals is done? Which sectors involve the most money and how is resource allocation and decision making cost-effective? In this panel...
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Lucindo Ormonde
Inês Marques
Maria Filomena Ferreira Mendes
Mónica Oliveira
16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

Alumni

Rafael Gonçalves
Susana Palma
Pedro Teixeira
Salomé Azevedo

Workshop – Intellectual Property – A great tool to defend your rights

Intellectual Property has existed for several centuries, but a great increase in its use and consequently its relevance has occurred in the last decades. The exploitation of IP rights is...
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Elsa Guilherme

Diagnosis and Therapeutics: Lab-to-Market

Arsénio M. Fialho
Pedro Madureira (Immunethep)
Cidália Pina Vaz (FASTinov)
Ana Rita Ricardo (Biotecnol)
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

BioSustainability

Rui Gomes (Allmicroalgae)
Helena Pinheiro
Carlos Salgueiro
13:00 - 14:30

Lunch Break

Blue Biotechnology

Ana Varela Coelho
Newton Gomes
Rodrigo da Silva Costa
Bruno Sommer Ferreira (Biotrend)
16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

Alumni

Alexandra Salvado
Alicia Calvo-Villamañán
Cristiano Roussado
Diogo Pinto
Isabel Sá Correia

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Av. Rovisco Pais 1, 1049-001 Lisboa
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