ESCDD Symposium 2024


The 17th edition of the EUROPEAN SYMPOSIUM ON CONTROLLED DRUG DELIVERY in Egmond aan Zee, the Netherlands, was a tremendous success. Many thanks to the 22 speakers who gave excellent presentations, 75 poster presentations and many lively discussions from 150 registered participants from all over the world.

The 17th edition of the symposium was held on April 10-12, 2024 at the beautiful location Hotel Zuiderduin, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands.

Once more we would like to congratulate the poster award winners:
Justine Aelvoet - A pre-targeted nanomedicine strategy for IN VIVO CD8+ T-cell engineering
Emma De Coster - Photodisruption of the inner limiting membrane enhances retinal ganglion cell delivery
Robin Meeuwisse - Thermatoga maritima encapsulin for controlled drug delivery using UV-light
Giulia Rodella - Paste-like implantable scaffold for HA-conjugate targeting glioblastoma stem cells in the tumor-resected niche

Poster prize winners ESCDD2024 - photo Lucien Kroon

The organizers thank the sponsors:
GSK, Polymun scientific, etherna, Ardena, Waters-Wyatt Technology, Pharmaceutics, Elsevier, NanoCell therapeutics, ACS Publications, Intris, Dispertech and The University of Twente who helped make this symposium possible with their financial support.

We are already looking forward to meeting you again at the ESCDD2026 symposium!

ESCDD2024 - photo Lucien Kroon


Jos Paulusse – chair, University of Twente, The Netherlands 
Wim Hennink – Utrecht University, The Netherlands 
Enrico Mastrobattista – Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Stefaan De Smedt – University of Ghent, Belgium
Guus Scheefhals – Syngle Therapeutics, The Netherlands
Dirk Grijpma – University of Twente, The Netherlands 
Karin Hendriks – secretary, University of Twente, The Netherlands 
Hetty ten Hoopen – University of Twente, The Netherlands