Conferences and Events

We look forward to meeting you at the following events:

Altertox training – In Vitro Lungs Model

14-15 November, 2019
Geneva (Switzerland)

“AlveoliX lung-on-a-chip technology” – Janick Stucki, PhD
Hands-on-training by Andreas Hugi, MSc. & Aude Rapet, MSc

Past Conferences

Association of Inhalation Toxicologists Conference

13-14 October, 2019
Brighton (UK)

“Lung-on a chip” technologies (14 October) – Nina Hobi, PhD

22nd European Congress on Alternatives to Animal Testing (EUSAAT)

10-13 October, 2019
Linz (Austria)

“Recreating a human pulmonary alveolar-capillary barrier on a Lung-on-Chip” (Poster, Young scientist travel award) – Giulia Raggi, MSc

“An in vitro lung-on-chip system to model inflammation of the alveolar-capillary barrier” (Poster, Young scientist travel award) – Aude Rapet, MSc

7th Galenus Workshop “Human in vitro models – biology meets technology”

30 September – 2 October, 2019
Frankfurt (Germany)

“Mirroring the alveolus in vitro: clinically-relevant applications of a human breathing alveolus-on-chip” (30 September) – Giulia Raggi, MSc

Hands-on training by MSc. Andreas Hugi and MSc. Giulia Raggi

European Respiratory Society Congress

28 September – 2 October, 2019
Madrid (Spain)

 “A lung-on-chip in vitro approach to study inflammation at the alveolar level” (30 September, ERS young scientist sponsorship) Nuria Roldan, PhD

“Investigating the toxicological potential of inhaled aerosols in a breathing lung-on-chip” (30 September) Nuria Roldan, PhD

BioMedEng19 – OOC Network event

5-6 September, 2019
London (UK)

“Mirroring the alveolus in vitro: applications of a human breathing lung on chip” Nuria Roldan, PhD

2nd European Organ-on-Chip Conference (EUROoC 2019)

2-3 July, 2019
Graz (Austria)

“Zinc oxide nanoparticle exposure on a breathing alveolus-on-chip” (Poster) Andreas O. Stucki, PhD

Organ on a chip and tissue on a chip Europe

18-19 June, 2019
Rotterdam (The Netherlands)

“A Breathing Human Lung-on-Chip for Drug Transport and Safety Studies” Janick Stucki, PhD

Société de Toxicologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire Conference (STCM)

13-14 June, 2019
Paris (France)

“A human breathing alveolus-on-chip: applications in toxicology and clinically relevant in vitro testing” Nuria Roldan, PhD

22nd International Society for Aerosols in Medicine (ISAM) Congress

25 – 28 May
Montreux (Switzerland)

 “Nanoparticle exposure on a breathing alveolus-on-chip” (young researcher award finalist) Yara M. Proust

University of Bern – Biomedical Engineering Day

3 May, 2019
Bern (Switzerland)

“Organs-on-Chip: Engineering meets Biology” Janick Stucki, PhD

Society of Toxicology (SOT)- VITRO CELL® User Group Meeting 2019

10-14 March, 2019
Baltimore (Maryland, USA)

“Integration of the AlveoliX Lung-on-Chip into VITRO CELL® Exposure Systems” Janick Stucki, PhD

Organ-on-a-Chip World Congress and 3D-Bioprinting 2018

October 4-5, 2018
San Diego, CA, USA

Presenter: Dr. Janick Stucki
A Breathing Human Lung-on-Chip Array For Drug Transport and Safety Studies

Basel Life MIPTEC

September 11-14, 2018
Congress Center Basel

Presenter: Dr. Nina Hobi
Title: Towards more relevant in-vitro models: a breathing lung-on-chip

EUROTOX 2018 – 54th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology

September 2-5, 2018
Brussels, Belgium

Presenter: Dr. Andreas O. Stucki
Lung-on-a-Chip: The interplay of primary human epithelial and endothelial cells improves the alveolar barrier function.
Poster by Dr. Nuria Roldan: Acute lung injury on-chip: building a disease predictive model that emulates alveolar biomechanics.

BioBarriers 2018

August 27-29, 2018
Saarbrücken, Germany

Presenter: Dr. Nina Hobi
Title: Organs-on-chip models of the air-blood barrier
Poster by Dr. Nuria Roldan: Bringing down the wall: targeting alveolar-capillary barrier disruption in an acute lung injury on chip model

Live2018 – Lung In Vitro event for innovative & predictive models

July 5-6, 2018
Nice, France

The Live2018 meeting focuses on predictive in vitro lung models.

Dr. Nina Hobi will give a presentation entitled: „A breathing human alveolus-on-chip model for in-vitro drug transport and safety studies“

SIPBB Summer Special

June 26, 2018
Switzerland Innovation Park Biel/Bienne AG

Dr. Janick Stucki will give an inspired talk about “Die Entwicklung von Organs-on-Chip”

Organs-on-Chip Europe 2018

June 5-6, 2018
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Bio-Select Biosciences Organ-on-a-Chip & Tissue-on-a-Chip Europe focuses on topics centered on microsystems that mimic in-vivo organ structure.

Presentation by Prof. Olivier Guenat, “Lung-on-chip models of the healthy and diseased lung parenchyma”

TEDD workshop at TECAN

April 24th, 2018, Männedorf, Switzerland

Workshop organized by TECAN a leading liquid handling company in the frame of the TEDD competence center.

Presentation by Prof. Olivier Guenat, “Roadmap towards medium to high-throughput organs-on-chip models”

BTS Annual Congress 2018

April 16-18, 2018
New Castle, UK

British Toxicology Society Annual Meeting

Presentation by Dr. Nina Hobi, “Complex organ-on-chip technology meets routine laboratory work. A breathing human alveolus-on-chip model for in-vitro drug transport and safety studies.”

SOT 2018

March 11-15, 2018
San Antonio, TX, USA

Society of Toxicology 57th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo

Meet us at the Vitrocell booth number 823

Presentations by Dr. Janick Stucki, “A distal airway model and it‘s application in a new Lung-on-Chip with breathing feature” and Mr. Tobias Krebs “Integration of the AlveoliX Lung-on-Chip into VITROCELL Exposure Systems”