Division of Biochemical Technology: Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline: Monday, April 19, 2021

Program Chair(s): Caryn Heldt, Aaron Noyes

Note: Submission deadlines are at 11:59 EST on the day posted. Symposia, organizers and deadlines are subject to change. Last updated July 25, 2021.

Title    Type    Submission Type Organizer Cosponsor Description
(CANCELED) Big Data: Machine Learning Approaches to Genome Engineering Oral Contributed
    The complexity and large data sets generated in the engineering and scale up of novel strains lend i...
    (CANCELED) Biomedical Technologies: Stem Cell Therapy & Regenerative Medicine Oral Contributed
      Advances in regenerative medicine are paving the way for developing more effective therapies for a w...
      (CANCELED) Cell & Gene Therapy: Characterization of Gene & Cell Therapy Starting & Final Products & Regulatory Perspectives Oral Contributed
        Gene-modified cellular therapies achieve through stable viral transduction, such as CAR-T cells and ...
        (CANCELED) Cell & Gene Therapy: Development & Manufacturing of Gene therapy & Viral Vector Products Oral Contributed
          Gene Therapy continues to gain significant interest and increasing momentum in the pharmaceutical in...
          (CANCELED) Cell & Gene Therapy: Next Generation Modalities in Gene & Cell therapy Oral Contributed
            Cell and gene therapies represent a truly breakthrough new modality for the treatment of human disea...
            (CANCELED) COVID Vaccines, Therapeutics & Diagnostics: How COVID-19 Changed My Research Path: The Good, the Bad, & The Ugly Oral Contributed
              COVID-19 has drastically changed everyone’s life. The sudden shutdown of research labs and the sign...
              (CANCELED) Downstream Processing: Advances in Chromatographic Separations using Novel Stationary Phases Oral Contributed
                Purification schemes using novel stationary phases will be examined in this session. The stationary ...
                (CANCELED) Downstream Processing: High-Throughput Screening & Automation of Downstream Process Development Oral Contributed
                  To align with the QbD (Quality by Design) paradigm and to facilitate accelerated program timelines, ...
                  (CANCELED) Integrated & Continuous Processing: Integrated & Continuous Downstream Processing Oral Contributed
                    Batch chromatography has been the workhorse of downstream processing (DSP) in the biopharmaceutical ...
                    (CANCELED) Upstream Processing: Advances in Perfusion & Reactor Engineering Oral Contributed
                      In the last decade, technical advances in both upstream and downstream have led to the advent of int...
                      (CANCELED) Upstream Processing: Mammalian-Innovative Technologies Oral Contributed
                        Mammalian cell culture has emerged as a dominant sector of biotechnology, wherein cells are harnesse...
                        (CANCELED) Upstream Processing: Mammalian-Novel Modalities Oral Contributed
                          Mammalian cell culture is of increasing importance in biotechnology, with applications ranging acros...
                          Advances in Cell Culture Media and Novel Modalities Oral Contributed
                            The growth of mammalian cells in chemically defined, nutrient-enhanced media is a cornerstone techno...
                            Advances in Chromatographic Separations for mAbs Oral Contributed
                              This session hosts contributions focusing on practical and theoretical approaches that advance and o...
                              Advances in Integrated Unit Operations Automation, Control and PAT Oral Contributed
                                Integrated and continuous manufacturing of biologics means connecting things, services and people in...
                                Advances in Process Analytical Technologies for Measurement & Control Oral Contributed
                                  This session will focus on process analytic technologies (PAT) that enable real-time control, faster...
                                  Advances in Process Development & Manufacturing of Biologic Drug Products Oral Contributed
                                    The space of biologic therapeutics is continually expanding due to the development of new protein, g...
                                    Advances in Protein Engineering 1 Oral Contributed
                                      As protein engineering becomes more widely adopted for different applications, ranging from therapeu...
                                      Advances in Protein Engineering 2 Oral Contributed
                                        Protein conjugates and fusions are expanding the toolkit for development of new molecules with wide-...
                                        Big Data in Discovery & Development of Biopharmaceuticals Oral Contributed
                                          This session will describe different uses of big data and analytical tools such as ML and AI to guid...
                                          Biomedical Technologies: Imaging, Diagnostics, & Other Integrative Approaches to Study & Model Diseases Oral Contributed
                                            A comprehensive understanding of diseases coupled with their effective diagnosis and treatment is in...
                                            Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Protein Structure & Function Oral Contributed
                                              Elucidation of the protein structure and function relationship is crucial for gaining deeper insight...
                                              BIOT Awards Oral Invited
                                                BIOT Poster session Poster Contributed
                                                  The BIOT Poster Session will highlight research across each of the BIOT tracks. We are seeking abst...
                                                  Biotechnology and Bioengineering Awards Oral Invited
                                                    Case Studies in Tech Transfer, Scaleup, & Integrated Process Design Oral Contributed
                                                      When transferring biotechnological processes to manufacturing facilities, the scale-up and scale-dow...
                                                      Cell & Gene Therapy: Development & Manufacturing of Cell Therapy Products Oral Contributed
                                                        Cell and gene therapies have demonstrated their efficacy to treat or be curative in severe diseases,...
                                                        Challenges in Developing Novel Modalities Oral Contributed
                                                          Advances in biotechnology, increased understanding of biological systems and new production techniqu...
                                                          COVID Therapeutics - From Discovery to Super-Accelerated CMC Development Oral Contributed
                                                            The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted many aspects of life around the world. It has also initiated an u...
                                                            COVID Vaccines - From Discovery to the Fastest Vaccine Development in History Oral Contributed
                                                              Given the emergence of the global COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of work has been initiated in early 2020 ...
                                                              COVID-19 Diagnostics & Detection - Technologies, Challenges & the Scale-Up of Testing Oral Contributed
                                                                As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the globe, it quickly became clear that detection of SARS-CoV...
                                                                Downstream Processing: in Silico & Mechanistic Modeling of Downstream Bioseparations Oral Contributed
                                                                  Mechanistic models capable of describing bioseparations have long been available but have not yet ma...
                                                                  Downstream Processing: Advances in Chromatographic Separations for Novel Antibody Structures & Drug Conjugates Oral Contributed
                                                                    This session calls for papers focused on the downstream processing of novel antibody structures whic...
                                                                    Downstream Processing: Downstream Processing of Non-Antibody Modalities Oral Contributed
                                                                      Although monoclonal antibodies account for 70% of all the revenues generated by the biopharmaceutica...
                                                                      Downstream Processing: Membrane-Based Downstream Bioprocessing Oral Contributed
                                                                        Membrane-based separation techniques are essential for processing of a wide range of biopharmaceutic...
                                                                        Downstream Processing: Non-Chromatography Based Separation of Biomolecules Oral Contributed
                                                                          Protein purification methods based on mechanical separations like centrifugation, hydro cyclones and...
                                                                          Emerging Biophysical & Analytical Characterization Technologies Oral Contributed
                                                                            Biologics are rapidly expanding their already predominant role in the modern pharmaceutical market. ...
                                                                            Engineering Microbial Communities & Non-Model Systems Oral Contributed
                                                                              Microbial communities and non-model organisms are increasingly used as production platforms for a wi...
                                                                              Enzyme Engineering & Biocatalysis Oral Contributed
                                                                                Enzymes enable the synthesis of structurally complex molecules under ambient—or otherwise mild—con...
                                                                                Formulation Strategies & Novel Routes of Administration Oral Contributed
                                                                                  Biotherapeutics are complex molecules with numerous routes of both chemical and physical instability...
                                                                                  Integrated & Continuous Processing: Implementation: It's Happening! Oral Contributed
                                                                                    The promise of integrated and continuous biomanufacturing is now becoming a reality. Thanks to advan...
                                                                                    Integrated and Continuous Upstream and Downstream Processing Oral Contributed
                                                                                      Recent advances in perfusion processes have enabled novel approaches to manufacture a plethora of bi...
                                                                                      New Technologies for the Delivery & Targeting of Therapeutics Oral Contributed
                                                                                        New technologies for delivering therapeutic constructs to specific cell types and tissues are necess...
                                                                                        New Technologies in Cell & Microbiome Engineering and Stem Cell Therapy Oral Contributed
                                                                                          This session will focus on emerging technologies in engineering host or microbial cells and their in...
                                                                                          Process Development and Reactor Engineering Oral Contributed
                                                                                            Technological advances in the approaches and methods for ex vivo cell, tissue, and gene manipulation...
                                                                                            Protein Aggregation & Immunogenicity Oral Contributed
                                                                                              Protein aggregation and particle formation pose substantial challenges during the development of new...
                                                                                              Protein Developability; Physical & Chemical Stability Oral Contributed
                                                                                                The need for efficacious biotherapeutics under rapidly accelerated timelines has never been more cle...
                                                                                                Protein Engineering Application in Therapeutics, Diagnostics & Sensors Oral Contributed
                                                                                                  Our ability to leverage and engineer desirable properties in proteins has ushered novel and improved...
                                                                                                  Systems Biology & Omics-Tools & Applications Oral Contributed
                                                                                                    Living systems are complex and dynamic requiring understanding of both individual components and the...
                                                                                                    Upstream High-Throughput Screening & Automation Oral Contributed
                                                                                                      The discovery and development of biotherapeutics and biotechnologies depends on successful upstream ...
                                                                                                      Upstream Processing: Microbial Metabolic Engineering Oral Contributed
                                                                                                        Advances in synthetic biology have enabled the design and construction of cell factories for the cle...
                                                                                                        Upstream Processing: Synthetic Biology & Genome Engineering Oral Contributed
                                                                                                          Synthetic biology and genome engineering represent the most fascinating areas in engineering biology...