UCL Division of Biosciences


'Engineering Life: Developing the Future' a cross-faculty UCL symposium

27 June 2024, 9:00 am–6:00 pm

flyer for the Engineering Life symposium

This event is free.

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Michael Wright – Cell and Developmental Biology

Please join us for a one day research symposium entitled 'Engineering Life: Developing the Future'

The aim of this cross-faculty event is to showcase research throughout campus relating to the demands of understanding, responsibly mimicking and repairing life. Topics covered span Synthetic Developmental Biology, AI and Engineering, Stem Cells and Repair, and Bioethics and Policy. The programme features talks from both junior and senior investigators based at UCL and beyond including international speakers. The keynote speech will be by Professor Anne Grapin-Botton, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Germany.

See the full schedule for details (PDF viewer required)

Presentations will be followed by a networking drinks reception.

Register here (UCL staff and students): https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/engineering-lifedeveloping-the-future-tickets-912653600487

Organising committee: Christopher Barnes, Roberto Mayor, Sandip Patel (Faculty of Life Sciences), Saverio Tedesco (Faculty of Life Sciences and Francis Crick Institute), Paula Alexandre (Faculty of Population Health Science), Emad Moeendarbary (Faculty of Engineering Sciences) and Saheli Burton-Datta (Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences).

For any queries, please contact Sandip Patel (patel.s@ucl.ac.uk)