Where Ideas grow

i3S Scientific Platforms Open Day

2nd October 2018 | i3S


The i3S scientific platforms open day it's a unique opportunity to meet our experts, visit the labs and discover the cutting-edge technology available at i3S to the scientific community.

More information about the i3S Scientific Platform is available at http://www.i3s.up.pt/content/scientific-platform-list.



09:00 Reception | i3S entrance

09:30 Opening Session | i3S Director

Mariano Gago Auditorium


09:45 Recombinant Human Microtissues for Phenotypic Screening in 3D: recapitulating the architecture of solid cancers | Matthias Nees, University of Turku - Institute of Biomedicine, Turku Center for Disease Modeling

Mariano Gago Auditorium


10:30 Presentations and Q&A | Scientific Platforms 

Mariano Gago Auditorium

SP1 | Proteomics | Hugo Osório

SP2 | Animal Facility and Bioimaging | Sofia Lamas, Mária Lázaro

Invited Investigator | “One Project, Many platforms” | Nuno Alves


11:30 Coffee break


12:00 Poster session | All scientific platforms

Foyer of Corino de Andrade Auditorium


13:00 Lunch | not included


14:00-17:00 Open Labs 40 min per visit | Meeting point: i3S entrance


Registration is free but mandatory till 25th September.

Morning talks will take place at Auditorium Mariano Gago, while live streaming will be available at Auditorium Corino de Andrade. In Auditorium Corino de Andrade, participants will also have the opportunity to interact with the speakers, asking questions and receiving the answers. Seat occupancy will be made on a first-come-first-serve basis.

In the afternoon, the number of visitors is subjected to each platform capability and requires registration. 


Events Management Unit | Rua Alfredo Allen 208 | 4200-135 Porto, Portugal

Email: events@i3s.up.pt | Tel: +351 220 408 811