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Schedule

All sessions will be at the Riverside Convention Center unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, June 21, 2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Poster Setup
11:00 am - 5:00 pm Check-in and Registration
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Welcome Remarks

Xiaoping Hu, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Bioengineering, UCR

Sharon Walker, PhD, Interim Dean, UCR Bourns College of Engineering

1:15 pm – 2:05 pm

Plenary Speaker 1
Ed Boyden, Y. Eva Tan Professor in Neurotechnology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

2:10 pm – 3:40 pm Concurrent Oral Sessions I
Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine (Part 1)
Biomaterials and Drug Delivery (Part 1)
Computational Bioengineering
 
3:40 pm – 4:00 pm     Break
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Poster Session I
4:00 pm – 4:20 pm Rapid-Fire Poster Presentations
6:00 pm– 6:50 pm Pre-Dinner Refreshments (concurrent with speaker)
6:10 pm – 6:40 pm Plenary Speaker 2
Milan Yager, Executive Director American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
6:50 pm – 9:00 pm Dinner
    Friday, June 22, 2018
    6:30 am – 8:00 am UC Steering Committee Meeting 
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration
    7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast
    8:00 am – 8:50 am

    Plenary Speaker 3
    Gilda Barabino, Ph.D., Dean and Daniel Frances Berg Professor, The Grove School of Engineering, The City College of New York 

    9:00 am – 10:30 am Concurrent Oral Sessions II
    Biomedical Imaging (Part 1)
    Molecular and Cellular Engineering (Part 1)
    Medical Devices and Instrumentation (Part 1)
    10:30 am – 11:00 am   Coffee Break
    11:10 am –12:00 pm Plenary Speaker 4
    Susan Tousi, Senior Vice President, Product Development, illumina, Inc.
    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
    1:00 pm– 3:00 pm Poster Session II
    1:00 pm – 1:20 pm Rapid-Fire Poster Presentations
    3:00 pm – 4:20 pm Break
    4:20 pm – 5:50 pm Concurrent Oral Sessions III
    Biomaterials and Drug Delivery (Part 2) 
    Special Session on Computational Microfluidics
    Neuroengineering
    6:00 pm –  6:30 pm Plenary Speaker 5
    CIRM Representative
    6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Reception
      Saturday, June 23, 2018
      7:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration
      7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast
      8:00 am - 8:40 am

      Plenary Speaker 6
      Dori Borjesson, Ph.D., Director, Veterinary Institute of Regenerative Cures, University of California, Davis 

      8:45 am – 9:30 am Poster Session III
      8:45 am – 9:05 am Rapid-Fire Poster Presentations  
      9:30 am – 10:45 am  Undergraduate Student Capstone Design Competition
      11:00 am – 12:00 pm Plenary Speaker 7
      Stan Rowe, Chief Scientific Officer, Corporate Vice President of Advanced Technology, Edwards Lifesciences
      12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch
      1:15 pm – 2:45 pm Concurrent Oral Sessions IV
      Biomedical Imaging (Part 2)
      Molecular and Cellular Engineering (Part 2)
      Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine (Part 2)
      2:45 pm – 3:15pm Student Awards and Closing Remarks