Preliminary Program

Below are the preliminary program topics from the 2022 In Vitro Biology Meeting. Additional details will be added as they become available.

Plenary and Joint Symposia

  • Advanced Applications of Site Directed Nucleases: From Gene Drive to Chromosome Engineering
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Plant and Animal Sciences
  • Alternate Protein Sources and Future Foods
  • New Approaches to Vaccine Development

Animal Symposia

  • Bioengineering with a Focus on Alternative Protein Development or Novel and Transformed Cells in Tumor Development
  • Cell Imaging, Phenomics
  • Extracellular Matrix and Tissue Engineering
  • Organoid Technology
  • Single Cell Analysis, Single-Cell Genomics
  • Transparency and Regulatory Acceptance of Technologies, Animal-free Work

Education Symposia

  • Student and Post-Doctoral Oral Presentation Competitions
  • Student Networking Luncheon
  • Student Symposium

Plant Symposia

  • Advances in Cannabis Biotechnology
  • Advances in Double Haploid Technology
  • Alternative Approaches to Plastid Engineering
  • Editing (Gene Editing, Base Editing, Prime Editing) for Crop Improvement
  • Genetic Transformation and Regeneration of Recalcitrant Species (ie. Fruit Trees, Orphan Crops), Challenges and Way Forward
  • In Vitro Technologies for Plant Conservation and Gene Banking
  • Novel Delivery Technologies – Overcoming Bottleneck
  • Plant Growth Regulators
  • Private Public Partnership Workshop
  • Rapid Screening Tools for Detecting Protein Expression, Traits, Etc.
  • Somaclonal Variation in Micropropagation (Genetic and Epigenetic)