Successful ESCDD2022

After being postponed two times, the 16th edition of the EUROPEAN SYMPOSIUM ON CONTROLLED DRUG DELIVERY in Egmond aan Zee, the Netherlands, was a tremendous success.

Many thanks to the 25 speakers who gave excellent presentations, 70 poster presentations and many lively discussions from 150 registered participants from all over the world.

The 16th edition of the symposium was held on April 12-15, 2022 at the beautiful location Hotel Zuiderduin, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands.

Once more we would like to congratulate the poster award winners:
Chiara Bastiancich (Aix-Marseille Université, France) – Elucidation the tumor resection microenvironment of glioblastoma toward the development of fit-for-purpose local treatments
Bram Bogaert (Ghent University, Belgium) – A versatile technology for co-delivery of cationic amphiphilic drugs and RNA therapeutics
Lauriane Simon (ICGM-UMR5253 CNRS/UM/ENSCM, France) – Surface modifications of extracellular vesicles with polyoxazolines for in vivo stabilization

The organizers thank the sponsors:
GSK, Merck, Sysmex, Eurofins CDMO, University of Twente – TechMed, Wyatt Technology, Elsevier, FWO, Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceuticals who helped make this symposium possible with their financial support.

We are already looking forward to meeting you again at the ESCDD2024 symposium!


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