About Us

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.

SBE IST is used as a way of spreading both knowledge about what is done is the bioengineering area and the opportunities of investigation in Portugal and in the world, not only to students of the referred masters, but to all interested in this topic. This way the SBE is a week full of lectures from investigators and companies in the bioengineering area, scientific field trips to relevant investigation or industrial facilities, workshops and international guests, among others.

The master’s students that are a part of the organization are from the following Masters: