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Europe Biobank Week Lübeck 2019

The Europe Biobank Week 2019 held in beautiful Lübeck, Germany set several new records with 748 attendees from 47 countries, and over 50 companies in an interactive exhibition setting, with a record number of abstracts submitted.

With the Europe Biobank Week 2019 conference now behind us, we would like to thank everyone involved: our speakers, session chairs, poster presenters, poster chairs, delegates, exhibitors and sponsors for contributing to an inspiring conference.

Conference theme:  Biobanking for a healthier world

Keynote Speaker: 

Olli Kallioniemi, M.D., Ph.D., Director of Science for Life Laboratory (, a national infrastructure for life sciences in Sweden and professor in Molecular Precision Medicine at the Karolinska Institutet. 

Sessions included: 

Plenary - Biobanking for Precision Medicine; Pre-Analytic Impact on Sample Quality – Means & Measures; Harmonisation and Standardisation: What Is Needed, What Is Possible?; Quality Assessment & Management of Sample ; How do Biobanks Support Clinical Trials & Precision Medicine?  

Conference Statistics 

748 Participants (660 delegates, 88 exhibitiors)
280+ Abstracts