TERM Summer School

The School is organized by the Department of Industrial Engineering, the BIOtech Research Center of the University of Trento and the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine.
The aims are to illustrate and discuss principles, design, fabrication and most recent applications of Additive manufacturing methods in Regenerative Medicine and in particular in Tissue Engineering.
The school is addressed to PhD students and Post-Docs with a background in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Medicine.
The maximum number of participants is provisionally set to 45.

Concepts in biocompatibility
Tissue repair and regeneration pathways
Molecular signals, growth factors, molecular recognition
In vitro and in vivo imaging
Scaffolds design and fabrication
3D printing, cell printing, additive manufacturing methods
Applications, trends and perspectives

  • Antonella Motta, University of Trento, Italy
  • Martijn van Griensven, Technical University of Munich, Germany
  • Daniel Cohn, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • Utkan Demirci, Stanford University, USA
  • Heinz Redl, Ludwig Boltzman Institute, Austria
  • Ali Khadehmosseini, Harvard University, USA
  • Ranieri Cancedda, University of Genova, Italy
  • Julio San Roman, CSIC, Spain
  • Rui L. Reis, University of Minho, Portugal
  • Nuno M. Neves, University of Minho, Portugal
  • Devid Maniglio, University of Trento, Italy
  • Ralph Müller, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Nesrin Hasirci, METU Ankara, Turkey
  • Claudio Migliaresi, University of Trento, Italy
  • Mauro Alini, AO Foundation, Switzerland
  • Dietmar W. Hutmacher, QUT Brisbane, Australia
  • Paolo Netti, University of Naples, Italy
  • Thomas Groth, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
  • Gilson Khang, Chonbuk Nat'l Univ., Jeonju, Korea
  • Wojciech Chrzanowski, University of Sydney, Australia
The Final Program is now available


The school will be held in Riva del Garda, at the:

Du Lac et Du Parc Grand Resort
Viale Rovereto, 44 I-38066 Riva del Garda (TN) - Italy
Tel. +39 0464 566600  |  Fax +39 0464 566566
Email: sales@dulacetduparc.com or robustelli@dulacetduparc.com
Riva del Garda is a picturesque little town located at the northern end of Lake Garda, about 80 km North of  Verona and 180 West of Milan airports.
The airport of Verona is well connected with the many cities in Europe.

A free of charge bus transportation will be provided from/to the airport of Verona (special transfers can be arranged upon request):
July 4th from Verona to Riva del Garda at 14:30 / July 9th from Riva del Garda to Verona at 12:00


Participants must reserve the hotel by themselves, preferably before May 31st, 2016.
Du Lac et Du Parc Grand Resort applies to participants the following special rates per day per person, breakfast included:

Double room “continental”        €   85,00

Double room “continental”, single use  

€ 125,00

Double room “park”   95,00

Double room “park”, single use € 145,00

City tax, per day €     1,30


Participants must register online before June 6th filling the form available in the registration page.
Registration fee is set at € 350 and comprises lunches for July 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th; coffee breaks; welcome on July 4th.   

Fee for accompanying person is set at € 250.

For info request please write to TERM-Summer-School@biotechtn.com

Poster Session:

A poster session will be scheduled. Maximum poster size allowed is 1.0x1.5m (portrait mode).
Participants wishing to present a poster should submit by email an abstract of about 200 words Arial 14 font to