We have found a third speaker! Dganit Danino (Technion) has graciously accepted our invitation to give a plenary lecture at the IACIS 2018 conference.
Danino earned her B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. In 2002, after 2 years of postdoctoral research in cell biology at NIH, she joined the Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Engineering. She is a full Professor from 2015, heading the CryoEM Laboratory of Soft Matter. Prof. Danino was the president of the Israel Society for Microscopy (ISM) between 2009-2013 and a visiting scholar at Harvard University and MIT in 2012-2013. Currently she is the Technion Vice Dean of Undergraduate Studies, an editor in Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces and a Section Editor in Current Opinion in Colloids and Interface Science. She co-authored >120 research articles, review papers and book chapters. Professor’s Danino current research is focused on self-assembly of soft materials, drug-delivery, and the development, application and education of cryo-electron microscopy (CryoEM) methodologies.