An ECI Conference Series
January 18-22, 2015
San Diego, CA USA
Greg Russotti, Ph.D., Celgene Cellular Therapeutics, USA
Chris Mason, Ph.D, MBBS, University College London, UK
Peter Zandstra, Ph.D, The University of Toronto, Canada
Thomas Brieva, Ph.D., Celgene Cellular Therapeutics, USA
Pre-Conference Workshop Agenda: Translating Cell Therapies from Lab Bench to Clinic
Poster Award Winners—Sponsored by Biochemical Engineering Journal
Best Student Poster: Bárbara Cunha, ITQB-UNL/iBET, Portugal
Filtration methodologies for the concentration and washing of human mesenchymal stem cells
Best Overall Poster: Marie-Laure Collignon, Université de Liège, Belgium
CFD large eddy simulation of the hydrodynamics of stirred mini-bioreactors operating with stem cell culture mixing conditions
Best Poster Snapshot: Maria Fernanda Masri, University College London, United Kingdom
Characterizing the response of human cells to processing by membrane separation operations using an ultra scale-down methodology
General Information About ECI
Engineering Conferences International (ECI) is a global engineering conferences program, originally established in 1962, that provides opportunities for the exploration of problems and issues of concern to engineers and scientists from many disciplines.
The format of the weeklong research conference provides morning and late afternoon or evening sessions in which major presentations are made. Available time is included during the afternoons for ad hoc meetings, informal discussions, and/or recreation. This format is designed to enhance rapport among participants and promote dialogue on the development of the meeting. We believe that the conferences have been instrumental in generating ideas and disseminating information to a greater extent than is possible through more conventional forums.
All participants are expected both to attend the entire conference and to contribute actively to the discussions. The recording/photographing of lectures and presentations is forbidden. As ECI conferences take place in an informal atmosphere, casual clothing is the usual attire.