November 7-9, 2016           *** 20th edition ***

NanoBioTech-Montreux is a unique Conference at the frontiers of Micro- and NanoTechnology developments for Biological, Chemical and Medical applications.

The format includes plenary talks from invited speakers of international renown, followed by oral presentations describing original new research. The poster display sessions are preceded by oral “flash” presentations

Since its first edition in 1997, we invited many high reputation scientists from all over the world. A partial list of speakers in previous editions is available here:

   List of past speakers

Conference Topics:

  • Single Cell Platform: Analysis, Manipulation; Sorting; Novel Handling Techniques; Single Cell Imaging; Cell; Arrays
  • Medicine: Nanomedicine; Clinical Applications of Nanotechnology; Point-of-Care Devices; Cell; Analysis Systems
  • Fundamentals: Nanofluidics; Nanoparticles; Modelling
  • Molecular Analysis: Chromatography; Separation Science; Detection Systems, Membrane-Free Separation; NMR; Mass Spectrometry
  • Systems: Integrated Platforms; Systems Engineering; Microfluidics Integration
  • Imaging: Photonics, Plasmonics, SERS
  • Cell / Tissue Engineering: Cell Growth; Cell Engineering; Scaffolds; Nanobiomaterials; Stem Cells; Regenerative Medicine; Implantable Sensors and Systems
  • Nanobiotechnology: Nanobiosensor; Nanomanipulation; Tools; Engineering Molecules and Surfaces; Self-Assembly; Molecular Motors

2016 Invited speakers

  • Christophe Vieu, INSA, LAAS-CNRS, F
  • Wouter van der Wijngaart, KTH, Stockholm, SE
  • Margarita Staykova, Durham University, UK
  • Nathalie Picollet D’hahan, CEA Grenoble, F
  • Walter Reisner, McGill University, Montreal, CA
  • Jurriaan Huskens, Twente University, NL
  • Andrew de Mello, ETH, Zürich, CH
  • Martin Fischrechner, Southampton University, UK
  • Huidan Zhang, Harvard University, USA

Conference program :  2016_program

The conference takes place in Montreux, Switzerland, in the beautiful Eden Palace directly located on lake side. The participants meet in a relaxed and informal atmosphere, ideal for the creative exchange of ideas and the development of new collaborative projects. In addition, the Exhibition provides a forum for companies to present their latest developments, instruments and tools.

  • A highly focused meeting lasting 2.5 days, single track oral sessions
  • World leading plenary speakers
  • Cutting-edge work presented in posters and flash presentations
  • Prizes and awards for student’s posters
  • beautiful, relaxed and idyllic setting on the edge of Geneva Lake

Partners & sponsors :
BioAlps                     inartis_network

2015 group picture at the sunny lake side in front of conference room

2015 group photo

2015 Invited speakers:

David Gracias, John Hopkins, Baltimore, USA, Piotr Garstecki, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, Christelle Prinz, Lund University, Sweden, Stéphanie Lacour, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, Sidi Bencherif, Harvard University, USA, Pascal Jonkheijm, Uni.Twente, NL, Thomas Pfohl, Basel University, CH, Jenny Tillotson, Cambridge University, UK