Welcome and Scope

Dear colleagues, the Biometal 2020 onsite edition has been cancelled due to CoViD-19

Welcome to the Virtual Workshop

"Updates in Bioabsorbable Metals 2020" 

This online workshop will be take place on August 24 and 25, in real time and synchronic mode, i.e. presenters and speakers online at the same time*. The organizers will make every effort to ensure that it continues to follow the spirit of Biometal, and it will be exciting and thought-provoking event with many opportunities, both for promoting your research activities and learning about the latest developments. There will a single track of presentations. Presentations will be divided into the following distinctive types:
i) Keynote presentation, on invitation only. This will be 30 minutes , + 10 minutes discussion; 
ii) Oral presentation, 15 minutes + 5 minutes discussion,
iii) Short oral of 10 minutes, with 20 minutes discussion every 6 presentations.

Call for abstracts is open up to June 28th, 2020.

We look forward to a safe, socially conscious, but nonetheless stimulating event.
We cannot wait to e-meet you on-line on August 24th and 25th

Prof. Diego Mantovani, Prof. Mark Staiger, Prof. Yufeng Zheng, Prof. Frank Witte

Endorsed and Supported by www.biomat.net

*Tentatively, the following is the proposed schedule for the online event:

Europe - (Berlin time): 10 am to 4 pm (Aug 24 and Aug 25, 2020)

Asia - (Peking time): 4 pm to 10 pm (Aug 24 and Aug 25, 2020)

United States of America and Canada (Québec City): 4 am – 10 am (Aug 24 and Aug 25, 2020)

Australia-New Zealand (Wellington time): 8 pm to 2 am (Aug 24/25 and Aug 25/26, 2020)


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Important Dates

General Abstract Submission

Open in January 2020, close July 5, 2020 

Notice of acceptance
July 15, 2020
Registration deadline for accepted abstract presenters
July 26, 2020
August 24 and 25, 2020

Please do not wait the last minute to beneficiate of the early bird registration fee, register today! In doing so, you will help us in planning, and providing a superior experience.