Conferences Organised by SBAOI

With the inauguration of the Society in 1986, National Conferences were organized by the Society from time to time, with the financial assistance mainly from the various departments of Government of India such as Department of Science & Technology (DST), Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) and other private agencies. The list of conference are as follows.


Inauguration of the Society, 1986 Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST) Thiruvananthapuram


I National Conference, 1987 SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram


II National Conference,1988 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi


III National Conference, 1989 Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay


IV National Conference,1990 Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad


V Anniversary, 1991 SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram


V National Conference, 1992 Central Leather Research Institute, Madras


VI National Conference, 1993 University of Jadavpur, Calcutta


VII National Conference, 1994 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi


VIII National Conference & X Anniversary, 1996 Dental College, Manipal


IX National Conference, 1998 Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad


X National Conference, Nov' 11-12, 1998 SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram


XI National Conference, December 6-8, 2000 Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur


XII National Conference, November, 2001 Indian Institute of Technology, Madras Chennai


XIII National Conference, December 20-21, 2002 Jadavpur University, Kolkatta


Inauguration of the First Chapter at Chennai, February 4, 2003

XIV National Conference, December, 2003 Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay Mumbai


7th World Biomaterials Congress, 17-21, May 2004 (one session organised by the SBAOI) The Scientific Basis for Biocompatibility & Biological Safety, Sydney, Australia


XV National Conference, January 20-21, 2005 SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram


2nd Indo-Australian Conference on "Biomaterials, Implantable Devices and Tissue Engineering" (BITE2005), January 19-21, 2005. SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram


CMA2005 (SBAOI Chennai Chapter), 2005 Indian Institute of Technology, Madras


XVI National Conference, February 24-26, 2006 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi New Delhi


XVII National Conference, December 8-11, 2006 Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur


International Conference on Design of Biomaterials, December 8-11, 2006 Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur


XVIII National Conference, December 8-11, 2007 Indian Institute of Technology, Madras


8th World Biomaterials Congress, 28 May - 1 June 2008 (One session organised by SBAOI) Diabetic Technologies Amsterdam RAI, The Netherlands


XIX National Conference, November 23-24, 2008 College of Biomedical Engineering and Applied Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepal


International Conference on Medical Materials, Devices & Regenerative Medicine, November 23-25, 2008 College of Biomedical Engineering and Applied Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepal


XX National Conference, February 28-March 2, 2010 SCMS Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology - Research & Development, Cochin


International Conference on Biomaterials, Artificial Organs and Tissue Engineering, February 28-March 1, 2010 SCMS Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology - Research & Development, Cochin


XXI National Conference, February 10-12, 2011 Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat


25th Anniversary Meeting of the Society Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, February 10-12, 2011


4th Indo-Australian Conference on Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine February 10-12, 2011, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat


XXII National Conference, January 6-8, 2012 Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai


International Conference on Biomaterials, Implants and Tissue Engineering, BIDTE2012 January 6-8, 2012, Rajalashmi Engineering College, Chennai


9th World Biomaterials Congress, 1 - 5 June 2012 Chengdu, China


XXIII National Conference, December 9-11, 2012 Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore


International Conference on Design of Biomaterials - BIND12, December 9-11, 2012 Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore


XXIV National Conference, January 11-13, 2014 Kathmandu, Nepal


XXV National Conference, February 5-7, 2015 Anna University, Chennai


6th Indo-Australian Conference on "Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Drug Delivery System and Regenerative Medicine" (BiTERM2015), February 5-7, 2015 Anna University, Chennai


XXVI National Conference, April 15-17, 2016 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi


International Conference on "Biomaterials, Biodiagnostics, Tissue Engineering, Drug Delivery and Regenerative Medicine" (BiTERM2016), April 15-17, 2016 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi


10th World Biomaterials Congress, May 17-22, 2016 Montreal, Canada


XXVII National Conference, October 25-27, 2017 SCTIMST Thiruvananthapuram


6th Asian Biomaterials Congress - ABMC6, October 25-27, 2017. SCTIMST Thiruvananthapuram


XXVIII National Conference, July 26-28, 2018 VIT University, Vellore, Chennai


International Conference on "Biomaterials, Bioengineering and Biotheranostics" (BioMET 2018), July 26-28, 2018 VIT University, Vellore, Chennai


International Conference on "Advances in Polymer Science & Technology, November 1-3, 2018 Kathmandu, Nepal


XXIX National Conference, November 28 to December 1, 2019 Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur


8th Indo Australian Conference on "Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine", November 28 to December 1, 2019 Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur


11th World Biomaterials Congress, May 19-24, 2020 Glasgow, Scotland


XXX National Conference, December 6 to December 9, 2020 Bharathiar University, Coimbatore


ICBMI 2020, International Conference on Biomedical Materials Innovation, December 6 to December 9, 2020 Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

12th World Biomaterials Congress, May 26-31, 2024 EXCO, Daegu, Korea


In additional to the delegates from all over India, these conferences have been attended by delegates from various countries like USA, UK, South Korea, Germany, Netherlands, Turkey, Japan, Australia, China, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Indonesia, Portugal etc.