AIBN Seminar Series DNA origami for biotechnological applications

7 December 2023 11:00am
Jessica A. Kretzmann
School of Molecular Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia

AIBN Seminar Series with Maria Skyllas-Kazacos and Dr Jens Noack

21 November 2023 11:00am
Maria Skyllas-Kazacos and Dr Jens Noack
University of New South Wales

AIBN Seminar Series RNA Therapeutics: mRNA and Oligonucleotide Therapies as Emerging Technology Platforms in Modern Medicine

16 November 2023 11:00am
Laura CROFT, PhD
Group Leader: Oligonucleotide therapeutics
Centre for Genomics and Personalised Health, School of Biomedical Sciences, Queensland University of Technology

Elevating Your Career through Self-Leadership

27 October 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Tim will share a collection of stories that focus on different ‘lessons about leadership’ – these stories really get to the heart of what the experience of leadership can look and feel like. He will then bring to life some of the concepts covered in the first block through storytelling, followed by discussion post-session.

Cultivating a Leadership Mindset: The Key to Success in Academia, Industry, and Grant Applications

27 October 2023 10:00am11:00am
Join our workshop and discover the power of self-leadership skills to elevate your career, enhance productivity, and minimize stress.

AIBN Seminar Series Dipole Moment Tuning in Semiconductor Photoelectrodes

26 October 2023 11:00am
Zhiliang Wang and Lianzhou Wang

Department, Institution, Country. Nanomaterials Centre, School of Chemical Engineering and Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Block two: Industry career launchpad workshop

25 October 2023 9:00am1:30pm
Target participants: EMCRs from AIBN and other institutes. In this workshop, attendees will hear about career insights from industry guests and gain insight from a roundtable discussion on future careers, before breaking for lunch and networking.

QLD Polymer Seminar

24 October 2023 4:00pm4:45pm
With guests: Hiruni Dedduwakumara (QUT), Lance Liu (UQ), Henrik Kalmer (QUT), and Yusra Rabbani (UQ and QUT)

Brigitte Voit, RACI Solomon Lecturer, IPF Dresden

24 October 2023 3:00pm4:00pm
Multiresponsive hydrogels as smart materials for actuator and sensor functions in microfluidic application

AIBN Seminar Series Multiresponsive hydrogels as smart materials for actuator and sensor functions in microfluidic application

24 October 2023 3:00pm
Prof. Dr. Brigitte Voit
Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V,
Hohe Strasse 6, D-01069 Dresden, Germany (

Block one: Industry career launchpad workshop

24 October 2023 9:00am1:30pm
Target participants: EMCRs from AIBN and other institutes. This workshop covers topics such as, 'alternative careers - am I in the right job?' through to 'how to land your perfect job' before finishing with lunch and networking in the AIBN courtyard.

Keynote address: Sanofi and Aegros

23 October 2023 10:00am11:30am
Join us on Monday, 23 October for the opening of our Career Development Week. We will have keynote speeches from 10am-11.30am delivered by Iris Depaz (Australia and New Zealand's Country Medical Lead and Head of Medical Vaccines, Sanofi) and Stephen Mahler (Chief of Science and Technology, Aegros).

AIBN Seminar Series - Design of Advanced Materials using Light

5 October 2023 11:00am
Cyrille Boyer*
School of Chemical Engineering, University of New South Wales
Australian Centre for Nanomedicine, University of New South Wales

AIBN Seminar Series Domesticating Vibrio natriegens for industrial biotechnology

3 October 2023 10:00am
Prof. Dr. Bastian Blombach
Technical University of Munich

AIBN Seminar Series Understanding How Aggressive Adult Brain Cancer Talks

29 September 2023 11:00am
Associate Professor Charles Unsworth
Adjunct Professor in Neural Chip Technology, Tampere University, Finland.
Royal Society of New Zealand James Cook Research Fellow.
Principal Investigator of the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology,
National Centre of Research Excellence (CoRE)

AIBN Seminar Series Antigen-specific tolerising immunotherapy for autoimmune diseases

7 September 2023 11:00am
Professor Ranjeny Thomas
University of Queensland Diamantina Institute

AIBN Seminar Series New principles in the selective recognition of rare earth elements in biology

13 July 2023 11:00am
Associate Professor Joseph Cotruvo Jr
Penn State University