6th June 2018: The full programme and book of abstracts is now available: pdf

7th May 2018: Preliminary programme is now online (pdf).

10th of April 2018: registration closed! Please note that we have to close the workshop registration because we reached the maximum number of participants. Thank you for understanding.

Those of you who received a mail from the organizing committee with information about registration fee payment and social programme are considered registered participants! 


Third Functional DNA Nanotechnology Workshop

Rome, 6-8 June 2018

Objectives of the workshop: 

Share knowledge and ideas in an informal environment about:

Functional DNA nanotechnology (nanostructures, DNA origami, etc)


Synthetic biology

DNA-based sensing


DNA-peptide chimera

Organizing Scientific Committee:

Francesco Ricci, University of Rome, Tor Vergata, Italy

Tim Liedl, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany

Invited speakers (confirmed to date)

Ned Seeman, New York University

Hanadi Sleiman, McGill University

Andrew J. Turberfield, Oxford University

Tom de Greef, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven

Alexander A. Green, Arizona State University

Ralf Jungmann, Max Planck Institute and LMU

Yannick Rondelez,  CNRS, Paris, France

Ralf SeidelUniversität Leipzig

Important dates

1st April: Abstract submission deadline
15th April: Notification of abstract acceptance
1st May: Registration deadline


The workshop will be held in the Palazzetto Mattei, inside Villa Celimontana. This beautiful park is  located in the historic center of Rome at the western slope of the Celio hill and at a short walking distance (500 m) from the Colosseum.

ERCERC-funded workshop


 Workshop sponsor

Co-organized by