Calendar of Events

12th European Symposium on Biochemical Engineering Sciences
Sep 09, 2018 - Sep 12, 2018 , Lisbon, Portugal

Genome-Mining For Natural Products - 3rd International Workshop For Early Career Researchers
Sep 12, 2018 - Sep 14, 2018 , 2800 Kongens Lyngby, Denmark

2018 Brac Bioprocess Engineering Course
Sep 23, 2018 - Sep 29, 2018 , Bol, Island of Brac, Croatia

M3C - Smart Sensors - mechanistic and data driven modelling
Oct 01, 2018 - Oct 02, 2018 , Frankfurt, Germany

38th International Symposium on the Purification of Proteins, Peptides and Polynucleotides (ISPPP)
Nov 04, 2018 - Nov 07, 2018 , Berlin, Germany

Sep 15, 2019 - Sep 19, 2019 , Florence, Italy


The European Society of Biochemical Engineering Sciences stimulates scientific advances in the field of biochemical engineering and provides a platform for communication, education and interdisciplinary exchange. ESBES serves as an interface between industry and academia and fosters cooperation of bioengineers from all over Europe.



12th European symposium on biochemical engineering sciences
09 - 12 September 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal


Workshop: M3C Clinic Challenges and fixes - Deadline extended until August 31, 2018

Your opportunity to get engaged in a free early career researcher workshop to learn and exchange good practice in modelling has been extended. Make use of this opportunity and submit your challenge to be discussed in the workshop


Welcome to ESBES 2018

We are delighted to invite you to the 12th Symposium of the European Society of Biochemical Engineering Sciences, the ESBES 2018. This year, the meeting will be held in Lisbon, Portugal from 9 – 12 September 2018, at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. We are preparing a range of interesting sessions for you. The stimulating and ground-breaking science set to be delivered in the Congress programme, along with the vibrant atmosphere of Lisbon and the historic city centre, is sure to capture your imagination.

More Information

More information and dates to note can be found on the conference website and in the conference flyer.



ESBES-BIOT Biotechnical Design Competition

Topic for 2nd Competition

The 2nd ESBES-BIOT Biotechnical Design Competition topic has been chosen, and it is:
"Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Clinical Applications".

Team Formation

The start date for the ESBES-BIOT design competition has been changed from April 1 to April 15, 2018. Teams must be formed by that date, via the competition FACEBOOK site.

The first step in team formation is to post your CV or bio as soon as possible, to advertise your skills and that you looking for a team, on the competition Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/groups/271786583176635/).
Please see the description of the competition rules and structure.