The International Society for Biofabrication (ISBF) was founded in 2010 and is a scientific and professional Society, which promotes advances in Biofabrication research, development, education, training, and medical and clinical applications. The ISBF represents the international Biofabrication community and operates as a non-profit organization. The ISBF’s core purpose is to foster scientific and technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. ISBF promotes the interaction between and convergence in the different disciplines of the field of Biofabrication, as well as between basic research and applied practice. Further, the Society aims to promote the cooperation with other scientific organizations and communities.
The society is directed by a General Assembly and Board of Directors. The General Assembly is held every year at the International Conference on Biofabrication, and their responsibilities include the election of the officers and the Board of Directors, changes to statutes, and any resolution that the Board of Directors asks the assembly to consider. The General Assembly is chaired by the President of the Society.