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yESAO Congress 2022, September 6-7 in Krems, Austria

We are looking forward to finally seeing you all in person again!

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Past Meetings
yESAO program 2022

We are glad to provide the platform for students and early career researchers to get together in Krems, Austria. Thereby we are fostering mutual, in-person interaction during rich and diversified scientific and social programs. With your contributions, the (y)ESAO Congress will once again provide the unique opportunity to exchange experiences and build long-lasting bridges.

Program yESAO Congress 2022
Digital yESAO conference,  2021

Thank you for an unforgettable time at this year’s virtual yESAO Congress! Despite the difficult time, it was great to see you all. Thanks to all yESAOns for participating and sticking together despite the pandemic!
yESAO Echange Award 2022

The application for the yESAO Exchange Program Award is closed.
A new application round will start towards the end of 2022. Register for our newsletter by sending an e-mail to to stay up to date.
We would like to congratulate the 2022 Exchange Awards winners:
Joseph Bornoff, University of Bath, UK & Faisal Zaman, Scandinavian Real Heart AB, Sweden with: The influence of pumping parameters on haemolysis produced by positive displacement artificial hearts: a combined experimental and numerical study.
Gesine Hentschel, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany & Nicolas Rivoallan, Université de Technologies de Compiègne, France with: Fabrication of graded polymer fibers for the use in the osteotendinous junction.
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We are engineers, scientists and clinicians at various stages of the career path and coming from different university laboratories, hospitals and companies. Find out more here.
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