Italy-TWIns-Waseda 2011 -Bioengineering-

General Information


Date & Time:    Wednesday, November 9th, 2011  /   10:00am start
Venue:        "Ono Memorial Hall", Waseda Campus, Waseda University, Tokyo
Registration Fee: Free

Organizing Committee:

  • Paolo Di Nardo, BioLink Institute and University of Rome Tor Vergata
  • Teruo Okano, Tokyo Women's Medical University

Supported by:

  • Italian Embassy in Tokyo
  • Waseda University
  • Waseda Institute for Advanced Study
  • European Union Institute in Japan at Waseda University
  • Tokyo Women's Medical University
  • Cell Sheet Tissue Engineering Center (CSTEC)
  • Cell Sheet Based Tissue and Organ Factory (CSTOF)
  • Multidisciplinary Education and Research Center for the Establishment of Regenerative Medicine (MERCREM)
  • Japanese-Italian Tissue Engineering Laboratory (JITEL)
  • Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairs (MAE)
  • Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)


  • Paolo Di Nardo, BioLink Institute and University of Rome Tor Vergata
  • Roberto De Santis, IMCB-CNR Institute of Composite and Biomedical Materials
  • Giancarlo Forte, National Institute for Materials Science
  • Antonio Scaccino, BioLink Institute and University of Pisa
  • Mime Egami, Tokyo Women's Medical University
  • Hitoshi Kurumizaka, Waseda University
  • Kazuo Ohashi, Tokyo Women’s Medical University
  • Toshio Ohshima, Waseda University
  • Tatsuya Shimizu, Tokyo Women's Medical University

Symposium Secretariat:

Kenichi Nagase
Tokyo Women's Medical University
e-mail: knagase[at]