German Conference on Synthetic Biology (GCSB21) - Engineering Living Systems

13 - 17 September 2021 Online-Event Teaserbild

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The German Conference on Synthetic Biology GCSB 2021 will feature current research from all fields of synthetic biology:

  • Agricultural and environmental applications
  • Automation, bioinformatics, data science, and systems biology
  • Biomedical applications
  • Smart Materials and Synthetic Protocells
  • Industrial applications
  • Methods and technologies (Protein engineering, Optogenetics, Xenobiology, Genetic circuits & Molecular biosensors, Genome editing & synthesis)
  • SynBioArt

The lecture programme is currently being organized by the steering committee of the Working Group on Synthetic Biology of the German Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (GBM) and the Society for Chemical Engineering an Biotechnology (DECHEMA).  A program dedicated especially to young scientist will be sponsored by the

Generous support by the Joachim-Herz-Stiftung enabling free registration of students who submitted an abstract is gratefully acknowledged.

Information about sponsoring or exhibition opportunities will be available soon on this page.


Expecting legal restrictions due to the Covid19 pandemic to be still in effect in September, the committee recently decided to change the conference to a virtual format.


Call for Papers

Registration and Fees

Scientific Committee

Keynote Speakers







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