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Upcoming Events

  • Apr 17, 2015 - Aug 16, 2015

    Memory: Witness of the Unimaginable (Exhibit) event

    Le Laboratoire Cambridge, 650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

    The latest exhibit from Le Laboratoire Cambridge explores the powerful sensory connection between memory, scent and sound. This innovative art and design center is led by Wyss Institute Core Faculty member David Edwards.

  • Aug 6, 2015

    Targeting the Skin with Nanopatches for Needle-Free Vaccine Delivery event

    3:30 PM | Room 521, Wyss Institute, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115

     Mark Kendall, Professor from the University of Queensland, will discuss the particular challenges that hold back vaccines within the developing world and potential solutions under development. Specifically, he will discuss the translation of the Nanopatch, from bench to bedside.

  • Aug 19, 2015 - Aug 20, 2015

    7th Annual Molecular Diagnostics for Infectious Disease event

    Capital Hilton Hotel, 1001 16th Street NW, Washington, D.C., 20036

    The field of clinical microbiology is undergoing rapid change with novel molecular technologies cutting the time needed to diagnose infections, enabling more precise and appropriate individualized therapies, improving patient care and optimizing clinical outcome. This conference will highlight several emerging and cutting-edge technologies and discuss some of the hurdles for their regulation and integration into clinical practice. Spotlight: Wyss Institute Senior Staff Scientist Michael Super will explore biologically inspired engineering of the human innate immune system for the diagnosis and therapy of infectious diseases.

  • Sep 1, 2015 - Jun 30, 2016

    ArtScience @ Le Lab Lecture Series event

    Honeycomb, Le Laboratoire Cambridge, 650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

    A four-part lecture series hosted by Le Laboratoire Cambridge features presentations by Wyss Institute Core faculty members that explore how the arts and design are informing the frontiers of science. Information on speakers, dates and times will be available in late summer.

  • Sep 15, 2015

    Organs-on-a-Chip: Revolutionizing
    the Drug Discovery Process

    6:00 PM | Ray and Maria Stata Center (#32-123), MIT, 32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

    Wyss Institute Founding Director Don Ingber shares the latest developments of our lead technology Human Organs-on-Chips.

  • Sep 24, 2015

    Bio-inspired, Bio-engineered and Bio-mimetic Systems for Drug Delivery event

    4:00 PM | Room 521, Wyss Institute, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115

     Professor Samir Mitrgotri of the University of California, Santa Barbara will discuss challenges in safe and effective administration fo therapeutics and the development of biologically-inspired and bio-mimetic nanoparticle systems,

  • Sep 25, 2015

    BU Materials Day 2015 event

    8:00 AM | Photonics Center, Room 906, 8 St. Mary's Street, Boston, University, Boston, MA 02215

    In this symposium, leading scientists will present on medical breakthroughs that have been made possible through novel formulations and constructs of nanomaterials.

  • Oct 3, 2015 - Oct 10, 2015

    HUBWeek event

    Create. Imagine. Solve. HUBweek is a week long gathering to celebrate the big ideas and bold solutions that emerge from the people, openness, and intellectual energy found in Greater Boston. From arts and culture to technology and cutting-edge medicine, Boston is harnessing curiosity to create the future.

  • Nov 2, 2015 - Nov 4, 2015

    EmTech 2015 event

    MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst Street Cambridge, MA 02139

    The 15th annual EmTech MIT takes a look back at some of the innovation hits and misses seen on their stage over the years and celebrates the 2015 Innovators Under 35. Spotlight: Wyss Platform Co-Leader and Core Faculty member Robert Wood will give a lecture titled "Robots Among Us".

We've won a Webby Award!

Wyss Institute is proud to announce our win in the 2012
Webby Awards in the Science category.