Tuesday 21st May, 2013

Session Chair – Prof. Anna El’skaya
9:00 – 9:45 Plenary Lecture 1: A Fully-Printed Electrochemical Sensing System for Ubiquitous Diagnostics A. Turner, Linköping University, Sweden
9:45 – 10:20 Plenary Lecture 2: Electronic Immuno Diagnostics – Human and Animal Healthcare Applications E. Dempsey, Institute of Technology Tallaght, Centre for Research in Electroanalytical Technologies, Ireland
10:20 – 10:45 OP-11. Optical Sensor Systems Based on Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Membranes for Detection of Small Organic Molecules for Environmental Monitoring and Medical Diagnostics T. Sergeyeva, Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics NAS of Ukraine, Ukraine
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshment Break
Session Chair – Prof. Marco Mascini
11:15 – 11:40 OP-12. Ammonium Ion Nanocomposite Sensor Fabricated at Copper-Plated/Nafion/Polyaniline Screen-Printed Carbon Electrodes M. Zhybak, E. Dempsey, A. Turner, Y. Korpan, Institute of Molecular Biology & Genetics NAS of Ukraine, Ukraine; Institute of Technology Tallaght, Centre for Research in Electroanalytical Technologies, Ireland; Linköping University, Sweden
11:40 – 12:05 OP-13. Electrochemical genosensing of breast cancer biomarker with HER-2 protein E. Iwuoha, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
12:05 – 12:30 OP-14. A Rapid Tool for Identifying Ionic and Solvent Transfers Through Electroactive Film/Electrolyte Interfaces C. Gabrielli, H. Perrot, O. Sel, M. Turmine, Université P. et M. Curie, France
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
Session Chair – Prof. Anthony Turner
14:00 – 14:45 Plenary Lecture 3: Peptide and Oligonucleotides Aptamers as New Ligands for Analytical Chemistry M. Mascini, University of Firenze, Italy
14:45 – 15:30 Plenary Lecture 4: Electroanalytical Evaluation of Polymeric Nanocomposites and their Application in Advanced Micro-Sensing Systems P. Baker, E. Iwuoha, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
15:30 – 15:55 OP-15. Various Approaches for the Development of Biosensors for the Detection of Okadaic Acid A. Hayat, G. Catanante, A. Sassolas, M. Campàs, B. Prieto-Simon, J-L. Marty, University of Perpignan, France; IRTA, Crta. Poble Nou, Spain; University of South Australia, Australia
15:55 – 16:25 Refreshment Break
Session Chair – Prof. Eithne Dempsey
16:25 – 16:50 OP-16. The Challenge of Electrochemical Biosensing Systems with Simple Architectures C. Brett, Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal
16:50 – 17:15 OP-17. A Post Amplification Strategy for Time Effective Detection of 16S rRNA from Legionella pneumophilia in Water Sample Using SPRi Amir Foudeh, Sebastian Faucher, Teodor Veres, Maryam Tabrizian, Biomedical Engineering Dept., Dept. Natural Resource Sciences and Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Canada; National Research Council of Canada, Boucherville, Canada
17:15 – 17:40 OP-18. Interface Design for Improvement of Biosensors Performance C. Bala, L. Rotariu, L. Zamfir, A. Gurban, University of Bucharest, Romania
17:40 – 18:05 OP-19. Direct Electrochemical Probing of DNA Hybridization “Signal On” H. Korri-Youssoufi, A. Miodek, Institut de Chimie Moléculaire et Matériaux d’Orsay, Université Paris-Sud, France
19:30 – 22:30 Gala-Dinner with traditional Ukrainian foods and International beverages