Adhesion ´19

On the 3rd of September 2019, the European Network of Bioadhesion Expertise (CA15216)

Fifth MC meeting

The annual ENBA MC meeting was organised by the Vice Chair Romana Santos

Training School on Bioinspired Adhesive Hydrogels and Polymers

The Portuguese MC member João F. Mano, Adérito Amaral and Maria Clara Gomes, researchers from the COMPASS Research Group from CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials at the University of Aveiro,

Biomechanics Meeting 2019 Vienna

As member of the local organising committee the Action Chair Janek von Byern (Austria)

International Workshop on Bioinspired adhesives and functional coatings based on catechols

The Spanish Action member Daniel Ruiz from the Institut Catala de Nanociencia i Nanotecnologia (ICN2)

International Conference on Biological and Biomimetic Adhesives (ICBBA 2018)

Our Action members Havazelet Bianco-Peled and Alejandro Sosnik from the Technion (Israel Institute of Technology) organised the 3rd International Conference on Biological and Biomimetic Adhesives (ICBBA), in which

Third MC meeting

Second MC Meeting

In his presentation, the Action Chair Stanislav Gorb from Germany documented the European interest in this Action, with 5 more countries (Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Sweden and Switzerland) joining the Action recently. Also in view of members and interested researchers, ENBA is still growing.

First General Action Meeting

The newly-established ENBA gathers researchers from Europe and all over the world in a joint effort to translate bioadhesives research into new nature-based products (e.g. medical adhesives, industrial sealants, etc). The first big event in this project was be held at the Natural History Museum in Vienna (Austria) on the 6th and 7th of March […]

ENBA Kick Off meeting

At this short-termed day, 22 out of 25 country representatives all over from Europe attended at the KIck Off and First MC meeting and were welcomed by Dr Lucia Forzi, Science Officer, and by Ms Svetlana Voinova Administrative Officer of COST. Lucia Forzi chaired the first part of the meeting, including the election of the […]

Workshop “Advances in numerical modelling of adhesion and friction”

Our MC members Nicola Pugno and Federico Bosia (both University of Trento, Italy) organised this workshop  on November 18-19, 2019 in Trento (Italy).

Fourth MC meeting

Morphology and Structure (SEM and SEM-FIB) and Biomolecule Characteristics (AFM)

The Baltic colleagues Sergei Vlassov and Rynno Lohmus from Tartu (Estonia) and Boriss Polakovs from Riga (Latvia) will offer this Working group 1 training school 

Workshop on Adhesion and Friction in November, 2017

Prof. Dr. Valentin Popov from the  Technische Universität Berlin (Germany) will organise this workshop, intended to provide an intensive exchange of information

Workshop New Frontiers in Biofabrication

Biofabrication is a rapidly growing multidisciplinary field combining engineering, chemistry, physics, medicine, life sciences

Conference on Chemistry for Beauty and Health

Our MC member Alina Sionkowska from the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland

Recombinant proteins expression

The Finnish MC member Päivi Laaksonen and Markus Linder from the Aalto University Finland offered this Working group 1 training school 

Bioinspired adhesive polymers and hydrogels

The Portuguese MC member João F. Mano and his colleagues from the University of Aveiro

First INTERREG – 6th TERMIS Winterschool 2018

The LBI and Austrian Cluster for Tissue Regeneration invite you to the forthcoming Winterschool 2018 from 14. to 17.1.2018

ENBA meets wood adhesives

The Action Chair as well as a colleague from our Greece MC member Chimar Hellas participated at the German “Wood adhesive forum” in Germany.


Our MC member Sylvia Nuernberger from Austria (Medical University Vienna)  co-organised this summer school, focusing on primary cell isolation and propagation for tissue engineering. The program included class lectures and hands on courses in the lab targeting different raw materials like the amniotic membrane, adipose tissue, cartilage and umbilical cord for conversion or reprogramming  into […]

ENBA session at SEB Meeting

Within the Society of Experimental Biology Meeting a ENBA session (A 10) at the 6 July 2017 (09:00 am – 17:00 pm) was given

IN-TECH 2017 in September, 2017

The MC member Tomaž Pepelnjak (Slovenia) organises a International Conference on Innovative Technologies (