Plenary speakers

Julie Gehl - University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Alexander Kuhn - ENSCBP, France will give a lecture on "Bipolar Bioelectrochemistry"

Lital Alfonta - Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel will give a lecture on "Genetic Code Expansion in Bioelectrochemical Systems"

Moh El-Naggar - University of Southern California, USA

Kylie Vincent - University of Oxford, UK will give a lecture on "Bridging the solid state and solution state with electrochemical structure-function studies of metalloenzymes"

Sessions & organizers

  • Bio(inspired) sensors & diagnostics
    • Key words: Biosensors in bioanalytical systems; Enzyme based sensors; DNA & miRNA sensors and amplification strategies; Biomembrane-mimetic sensors; Paper based diagnostic platforms and devices; Wearable and ingestible devices; Targeted drug delivery and theranostics; Micro- and nano-biosensors for in-vitro and in-vivo diagnosis and monitoring; Sensors for microbial/viral diagnostics; Biomimetic receptor based sensors (e.g. MIPs and aptamers); Potentiometric sensors
    • Panel members: Edmond Magner, ​Pankaj Vadgama, ​Cecilia Cristea, ​Ilaria Palchetti, ​Rocio Canovas Martinez
  • Microbial electrochemical technologies and electron transport system
  • Bio-electrosynthesis
    • Key words: Microbial electrosynthesis; enzymatic electrosynthesis; Electrofermentation; Enzymatic sensors; Electrobiorefinery
    • Panel members: Deepak PantSerge Cosnier, ​Falk Harnisch
  • Electroporation & biomembrane electrochemistry
    • Key words: Biological membranes and their simple models (free and supported lipid membranes), lipid nanoparticles. Structure of membranes, functions, dynamics, biophysical characteristics. Permeability, ion and molecular transport across membranes, fusion, membrane protein functions Electroporation of cell membranes, electrochemotherapy,  gene electrotransfer, membrane damage and repair  mechanisms. Interactions of drugs, pollutants, toxins with cell membranes and biomimetic membranes
    • Panel members: Marie-Pierre Rols, ​Renata Bilewicz
  • Nano technologies & architectures for bio-electrochemistry
    • Electrochemically coupled methods (optical, spectroscopies, microscopies...); Nanoscale interfacial architecture; Nanoparticles; 2D materials; Nano-objects; Biosensing; Surface modifications
    • Panel members: Thomas Doneux, ​Fred Lisdat, Sabine Szunerits
  • Bio(photo)electrochemistry & bio-energetics
    • Key words: Fundamental mechanisms of ET; Protein electrochemistry; Nanomaterials for bio(photo)electrochemistry; Protein engineering; Enzymatic fuel cells; Biocatalytic                         cascade; Biohybrid systems
    • Panel members: Elisabeth Lojou, Julea ButtNicolas Plumeré