Area of interest: Red, green and white biotech

Type: Meeting/debate



Speakers from the academia, public and private stakeholders will give examples of applied research and will introduce the educational and professional challenges in biotechnology.

Program:Bildergebnis für uni insubria

Starting from 9.45

  • Opening Remarks- 10.00
    • Direttore del Dipartimento: The BIOTEC Research at the Department of Biotechnology and Life Sciences
  • Biotechnology opportunity at the University of Insubria
    • Prof. Flavia Marinelli: Studying Biotechnology at University of Insubria
    • Prof. A. Grimaldi:  Introduction to the activities of “Piano Lauree Scientifiche” addressed to high school students/teachers
  • Scientific Research in Biotechnology – The research in the private companies – 10.45-11.15
    • Speaker from a pharmaceutical company: The research in the RED Biotechnology (Biotechnology for medical and pharmaceutical products and health preservation)
  • Coffee break – 11.15-11.45
  • Scientific Research in Biotechnology – The research in University – 11.45-12.15
    • Prof. G. Bernardini – Nanoparticles in Biotechnology
  • Work opportunities in Biotechnology – 12.15-13.00
    • Dott. Daniele Colombo (Pres. Ass. Nazionale dei Biotecnologi Italiani)
    • Dott. Gabriele Fontana (Ass. Nazionale per lo Sviluppo delle Biotecnologie Assobiotec)

Address: Varese – Aula Magna Granero-Porati – Via J.H. Dunant 3, Varese

For more information, please reach out to:

Elena Bossi,

Gianluca Molla, 

Organiser: Elena Bossi, Elena Rosini, Gianluca Molla Dipartimento di Biotecnologie e Scienze della Vita – Università degli Studi dell’Insubria- Consorzio Italbiotec