StemCell Factory III News



ISSCR 2024, 10 to 13 July, 2023 in Hamburg, Germany


The International Society for Stem Cell Research invites you to Hamburg, Germany, at the Congress Center. The event will focus on the current achievements of stem cell research and its applications for human health. 



Picture credits: GermanStemCellNetwork
Picture credits: GermanStemCellNetwork

11th German Stem Cell Network Conference,

13 to 15 September, Ulm, Germany


The German Stem Cell Network (GSCN) invites you to the 11th GSCN Conference from September 13th till 15th at the University of Ulm, Germany. The conference will focus on the latest findings in stem cell biology and is THE meeting for a large number of stem cell researchers in Germany. Around 400+ participants, excellent international keynotes, many presentations of selected abstracts, a symposium with GSCN awardees, a Non-PI Meeting and an ELSA Symposium are expected. An interesting and broad industry exhibition will offer latest technologies and personal contacts as well as a number of sessions.



11th International Meeting of the Stem Cell Network.NRW, 16 to 17 May, 2023


The 11th International Meeting of the Stem Cell Network.NRW took place in Aachen, Germany, on May 16-17, 2023. As in previous years, the two conference days werefilled with lectures by internationally renowned stem cell researchers covering biomedical as well as ethical, legal and social aspects of stem cell research. Additionally, there was a large industrial exhibition, an opportunity for young scientists to present their research, and a networking event. Since 2002, the Stem Cell Network North Rhine-Westphalia has organized its "International Meeting" every two years. The meeting is one of the largest congresses in this field of research in Europe.

Picture credits: GermanStemCellNetwork
Picture credits: GermanStemCellNetwork

10th GSCN Conference & 20 Years Stem Cell Network.NRW, 13 to 16 September, 2022


From September 13-16, 2022, the German Stem Cell Network (GSCN) held its conference at Halle Münsterland, Muenster, Germany, and celebrated two anniversaries at once - the 10th anniversary of its own conference and the 20th anniversary of the Stem Cell Network NRW. Together, the two major associations reached 500 stem cell researchers who presented and discussed their data in sessions and lectures over four days.


The conference was accompanied by an industry exhibition, which reached an unprecedented size with 36 exhibitors in Muenster and also offered top-class lectures. Scientifically, the GSCN conference was a stage for international and national highlights.



Stem Cell Summit - 29 October 2019 in Cologne

The Stem Cell Summit comes to Germany! The day offers the latest in research and technology in the fields of 3D cell culture, disease modelling and cell therapy. Exciting presentations will show the different aspects of stem cell workflows. In addition, the Summit offers the opportunity for networking and discussions with the broader research community.

7th Annual GSCN Conference - 23 to 25 September 2019


The project StemCellFactory III will be again presented at this year's GSCN Annual Conference. It will take place from 23rd to 25th September 2019 in Berlin, further information can be found here.

The project will be presented by two poster contributions: "Scaled and standardized production of human cortical spheroids for personalized assessment of brain-specific pharmacokinetics" (poster number: P008) and "StemCellFactory III: implementation of automated erythroid progenitor reprogramming" (poster number: P077).

TERMIS European Chapter Meeting 2019


From 27 to 31 May 2019 TERMIS European Chapter Meeting 2019 took place in Rhodes. As part of  StemCellFactory III, representatives of Fraunhofer IPT showed a demonstrator for laboratory automation. Bastian Nießing also gave a presentation entitled "StemCellFactory III: Concept towards automated generation of CRISPR/Cas9 engineered iPSC lines".

6th Annual GSCN Conference - 19 to 21 September 2018


Between 19 and 21 September 2019, the 6th Annual Conference of German Stem Cell Network (GSCN) will take place at German Cancer Research Center (German: Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)) in Heidelberg.

At this conference, project partners will introduce results from StemCellFactory III during their presentation "Deep learning classification of high throughput microscope images for quality control in the automated production of iPSCS".