International Workshop on Ecosustainable Food Packaging: The Industrial Challenges

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

On 4/5 July 2013, at CDRsp, Institute Polytechnic Leiria, Marinha Grande Portugal, took place the International Workshop on Ecosustainable Food Packaging: The Industrial Challenges. The conference provided an opportunity for the key challenges for polymer scientists and engineers in the field of ecosustainable food packaging to be discussed in an industrial context. Keynote lectures were presented by scientists and engineers representing leading industry material providers, food packaging companies and end users. Click here [+]

International Conference on Sustainable Intelligent Manufacturing

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Economic growth is driven by technological advances and global integration, bringing with it increased pressures on environmental and social resources. Governments need to take the lead in addressing sustainability concerns, allowing maintaining earth natural resources. In pursuing sustainable development, model cities are moving forward towards novel ecosystems, combining environmental, social and economic issues in more inclusive and integrated frameworks. New business opportunities are emerging, combining innovative ideas on design, [+]

International Conference on Tissue Engineering

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Tissue engineering (TE) is a recent, interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary field experiencing intense development in the past few years. It involves biology, engineering and material science methods by providing suitable biochemical and physiochemical factors towards the development of biological substitutes to restore, maintain, or improve tissue functions.   ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Tissue Engineering is designed to be a major forum to discuss novel ideas and strategies for tissue engineering, [+]

Design Thinking Symposium

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Este simpósio pretende promover a difusão de conhecimentos e o debate sobre questões que envolvem o design, a engenharia, as novas tecnologias e os materiais emergentes.   Mais informações em    

3rd Advanced Course on Regenerative Medicine

Monday, January 14th, 2013

The 3rd Advanced Course on Regenerative Medicine is organized by the Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development (CDRSP). The aim of the course is to illustrate the state-of-the-art regarding the principles and methodologies associated with Regenerative Medicine. The course joins a unique group of worldwide renowned experts with the aim of contributing for the exchange of the scientific knowledge on cells, biomaterials and strategies for tissue regeneration. Attendees will [+]