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A variety of Workshops will be offered on Sunday, 13 October from 09:00 - 17:00 and will be held at the Palais des congrès de Montréal.

Each half-day short course will consist of 3 hours of lectures. Fee includes entrance to one short course, one copy of the course material, and coffee breaks. Attendees must choose the workshop(s) they would like to attend at the time of registration as there will be no in and out privileges and material will only be prepared for those who sign up. Early registration is encouraged as seating is limited and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Workshop/Conference Location
159, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, 9e étage
Montréal, QC H2Z 1H2 CANADA

Morning Workshops (9:00 – 12:00)

Workshop 1: 3D PRINTING & BIO-PRINTING FOR MICROFLUIDICS
Rosanne Guijt, Deakin University, AUSTRALIA
Craig Priest, University of South Australia, AUSTRALIA

Workshop 2: FRUGAL DIAGNOSTICS NETWORK FOR GLOBAL HEALTH
Maïwenn Kersaudy-Kerhoas, Heriot-Watt University, UK
Ayokunle Olanrewaju, University of Washington, USA

Workshop 3: ADVANCING MICROELECTRONICS AND FUTURE BIOSENSOR FABRICATION TECHNOLOGIES
Irina Stateikina, C2MI, CANADA
Julien Lemay-Gagne, C2MI, CANADA

Workshop 4: MICROFLUIDICS FOR NEUROSCIENCE
Ashley Ross, University Cincinnati, USA
Alison Fournier, McGill University, CANADA
Adriana San Miguel, North Carolina State University, USA

Workshop 5: MICROFLUIDICS STANDARDIZATION & REGULATION
John Crabtree, HJC Consulting, Inc, CANADA

Workshop 6: ON-CHIP SENSING FOR ORGAN-ON-CHIP SYSTEMS
Nien-Tsu “Joe” Huang, National Taiwan University, TAIWAN
Ryuji Yokokawa, Kyoto University, JAPAN
Yu-Hsiang Hsu National Taiwan University, TAIWAN
Yi-Chin Toh, Queensland University of Technology, AUSTRALIA

Afternoon Workshops (14:00 – 17:00)

Workshop 7: GLOBAL HEALTH DIAGNOSTICS – AN END USERS PERSPECTIVE
McGill University, CANADA

Workshop 8: TUMOR MICROENVIRONMENTS ON CHIPS: FROM IN VITRO 3D CULTURES TO EX VIVO PATIENT EXPLANTS
Edmond W. K. Young, University of Toronto, CANADA

Workshop 9: AI-ENABLED SINGLE-CELL DATA ANALYTICS AND SORTING
Federica Caselli, University of Rome, ITALY
David Dannhauser, University of Naples, ITALY

Workshop 10: SMART MATERIALS AND ADAPTIVE SURFACES FOR MICROFLUIDICS
Lourdes Basabe-Desmonts, University of the Basque Country, SPAIN
Fernando Benito-Lopez, University of the Basque Country, SPAIN

Workshop 11: HANDS-ON 3D PRINTING
McGill University, CANADA

Workshop 12: EXOSOME DIAGNOSTICS AND THERAPEUTICS
Yong Zeng, University of Florida, USA
Mei He, University of Florida, USA

Workshop 13: MICROFLUIDIC LAB-ON-A-CHIP SYSTEMS FOR FOOD SAFETY AND QUALITY EVALUATION
Xiaonan Lu, McGill University, CANADA
Yaxi Hu, Carleton University, CANADA
Yang Lin, University Rhode Island, USA