TCES / Joint CDT Conference 2024

Wednesday, June 19, 2024 – Friday, June 21, 2024
James McCune Smith Learning Hub, Glasgow, United Kingdom

TCES / Joint CDT Conference 2024

Wednesday, June 19, 2024 – Friday, June 21, 2024
James McCune Smith Learning Hub, Glasgow, United Kingdom

What you need to know

About the event

The 2024 Tissue and Cell Engineering Society Conference will be hosted by the Centre for the Cellular Microenvironment (CeMi) at the University of Glasgow by Prof Matthew Dalby and Prof Manuel Salmeron-Sanchez with Michelle Carmichael and Aimee Soare (lifETIME Centre for Doctoral Training) and Claire Carberry (CeMi). This year the conference will again be combined with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Centres for Doctoral Training (CDT).

The Joint TCES and CDT Conference will take place over three days from 19th – 21st June 2024. The event will have in person presentations from International and UK keynote speakers in the cell and tissue engineering field with themes crossing the multiple areas such as bioengineered models, mechanobiology, enabling technologies and biomaterials.

Invited speakers
  • Dr James Armstrong
    Department of Translational Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School
  • Dr Catherine Berry
    University of Glasgow
  • Dr Amaia Cipitria, Ikerbasque
    Biodonostia Health Research Institute, Spain
  • Professor Julien Gautrot
    Queen Mary University of London
  • Dr Michael Zagnoni
    University of Strathclyde

The conference will start with a CDT session on the morning of 19th June followed by TCES themed sessions running from the afternoon on 19th June to the afternoon on 21st June 2024. During each session there will be keynote talks and presentations from early career researchers and academics across the various themes. There will also be posters and flash talks from early year students. On the evening on the 19th June there will be a social event and buffet at the University of Glasgow. The conference dinner and Scottish ceilidh will take place on the evening on 20th June at Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel.

Full programme to be announced.

  • Bioengineered Models
  • Mechanobiology
  • Enabling Technologies
  • Biomaterials
  • CDT Session
Event Location

The conference will take place in the new James McCune Smith Learning Hub (JMSLH). Opened in April 2021, the the £90.6 million, the JMSLH provides a state of the art learning and the teaching facility with the capacity for more than 2,500 students. The Hub delivers a high-quality conference venue on campus.

Please see our website for more information. If you have any questions about the event, please contact 

Many thanks,

TCES / Joint CDT Conference Organising Committee


James McCune Smith Learning Hub
University of Glasgow, University Avenue, Glasgow, G12 8QW United Kingdom