2023 Synthetic Biology: Engineering, Evolution & Design (SEED) | AIChE

SEED is the leading technical event for synthetic biology — covering the field from its foundations to its commercial applications. Gain insight into next-generation development strategies from leaders in research and industry.

Important Deadline(s)
Abstract submission deadline: March 13

Funding Opportunity Available

Thanks to the AIChE® Foundation, we have a limited number of stipends to cover conference registration and up to $500 in travel support for members of underrepresented minority groups. 

Top Reasons to Showcase Your Work

  • With primarily single-track sessions, your message will reach a broad audience of attendees.
  • Unique opportunity for early career researchers to present before established leaders in the field.
  • Multidisciplinary audience will provide cross-disciplinary feedback for your work.
  • Provide input to shape the future of synthetic biology and related fields while contributing to advancements. 
  • Meet colleagues and future collaborators.

Session Topics

  • Synthetic Neurobiology

  • Synthetic Cells and Cell Free Systems

  • Biomolecules: Computation, Design & Evolution

  • Multicellular and Organ-Scale Engineering

  • Biological Information Storage and Computing

  • Engineered Biomedicines

  • Next-Gen Gene Circuit Regulation

  • Synthetic Biology for Climate and Environment Sustainability

  • Microbiome Engineering for Health, Food, and the Environment

  • The Future of Food and Natural Medicines

  • Big-data and Synthetic Biology

  • Engineered Living Materials

Call for Nominations: ACS Synthetic Biology Young Innovator Award

This award honors the contributions of a young scientist who has made a major impact on synthetic biology and/or related fields. The award will be presented at SEED 2023. The nomination deadline is February 19.

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Sponsorship allows you to demonstrate your impact to this high-level audience and the larger synthetic biology community. As a sponsor or exhibitor, you will share your technical expertise and educate attendees on how your products and services can help overcome challenges in this field, in addition to showing your commitment toward supporting a conference that will benefit advances in research.