introduction (max: 50 words)
material & methods (max: 50 words)
results (max: 100 words)
conclusion (max: 50 words)

Welcome to the submission website of the Europe Biobank Week  

·        The conference provides a platform for comprehensive discussion and collaboration on activities important for biobanking and biopreservation of samples and data for biological and environmental research to improve health care and decrease the burden of diseases. Join the conversation in Antwerp, Belgium and be part of the journey to strive for Biosharing for Scientific Discovery.

Abstract submission:


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Important information

 Abstract submission opening - May 19th, 2018


 Abstract submission deadline - June 10th, 2018


 Submission rules in 2018 

   1) Abstract 250 words max
          Your abstract must be divided like this :introduction (max: 50 words), material & methods (max: 50 words), results (max: 100 words), conclusion (max: 50 words)

   2) Submissions have to be made in English only

                    3) Choose your session/topic and the type of presentation (oral, poster or oral/poster).The scientific Committee reserves the right to select                  your proposal for another type than your initial choice.

                Posters will be presented within a guided poster tour

Submission topics 

 3 - Environment, Biodiversity & Human Health
4A- Impact of Policies and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on Biosharing

4B- Animal and Agricultural Biobanking and Preservation

4C - Quality Assessment and Management of Samples and Data

5A - Achieving Long-Term Sustainability in Biobanking

5B - IT Tools: Solutions and Visions for Biosharing

5C - Harmonisation & Standardisation: quo vadis?

6A - Biosharing for Scientific Progress: Ethics and Stakeholder Engagement

6B - Data sharing in biobanking – Discoveries, Novelties, Realities

6C - Biospecimen and Pre-Analytics Research for Reproducibility–from Sampling to Scientific Discovery

7A - Hospital-Based Biobanks, Clinical Trials & Precision Medicine

7B - Artificial Intelligence & Big Data in Biobanking

7C- Education Tools and Programs for Biobankers

8B - Museum biobanking & preservation

9A - Academic – industrial partnerships to accelerate scientific discovery

9B - Patient Involvement & Empowerment

9C - Pitch Your Scientific Idea -Innovative Techniques and Methods in Biobanking -(no product pres)