IBE 2017 Annual Conference

March 30 – April 1, 2017
Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek
Salt Lake City, Utah

Register now!
Click here to access the Schedule-at-a-Glance!
Click here for Poster Presentation Guidelines.
Click here to reserve your room.
Click here to view the Order of Presentations

IBE Annual Meeting Attendees: Join Us for USU Tour of Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility!

As you make your travel plans for the IBE 2017 Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, please allow time to join us for a complimentary local tour of the Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility at the Innovation Campus at Utah State University and the Biological Engineering Department at USU.

Click here to learn more about the Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility. Click here to watch a promotional video about the tour and facilities.

The tour will take place on Thursday, March 30, 8 AM - 12:45 PM. Attendees will meet at the Annual Meeting host hotel, the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek.

Schedule of Events

8:00 am - 9:30 am:

Travel from Downtown Marriott to USU Campus in Logan

9:30 am - 11:15 am:
Tour Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility and BE Department support laboratories

11:15 am - 12:45 pm:
Travel from USU Campus to Downtown Marriott

We are happy to offer this tour at no cost to participants, courtesy of our friends at Utah State University. The tour, transportation, and box lunch are provided free of charge.

In order to provide an accurate head count for transportation and lunch, we ask interested individuals to register ahead of time. Click here to access the tour registration in the Online Store. Once you are in the Online Store, please choose the option labeled “USU Tour of Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility.” You may also email Courtney Devine to register.

Please contact IBE Headquarters with any questions. IBE would like to thank Utah State University for the sponsorship of this valuable activity.


Order of Presentations

Please take the following links to access the Order of Presentations for each session. Times are subject to change; please check online listings for the most current assignments.

Thursday, March 30

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Synthetic Biology
Materials and Technology for Drug and Nucleic Acid Delivery
Metabolic Engineering
Public Health

Friday, March 31

10:00 am – 11:15 am
Poster Judging Session (odd numbers)

2:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Environmental Engineering
Nanotechnology
Biomedical Engineering I
Biosensors I

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Poster Judging Session (even numbers)

Saturday, April 1

9:15 am – 11:15 am
Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering I
Algae Based Systems I
Biomedical Engineering II

3:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering II
Bioenergetics
Algae Based Systems II
Biosensors II