NanotechItaly 2012: call for papers & for workshops

The “NanotechItaly 2012-International Showcase for Nanotechnologies” will be held in Venezia-Mestre on November 21-23, 2012.

Aim of NanotechItaly 2012 is to highlight, with the contribution of the most important Italian players in the field and renowned experts from abroad, how nanotechnologies can contribute to address key challenges indicated by the Europe 2020 Agenda and by the Italian National Research Programme.

The leading themes of the 3 days conference will be:

  • Health Care: improving the lifelong health and wellbeing of all
  • Safety, ethics and societal impacts
  • Advanced materials for improved use of  resources
  • Intelligent and connected world: developing next generation nanodevices and nanosystems
  • Energy & Environment: Greener products  and processes for a sustainable development
  • Made in Italy: nanotechnologies to support national leading hedge sectors, reshape traditional productions
  • Cultural Heritage: nanotechnologies for  preservation and protection

Call for papers
Contributions should address scientific and industrial developments in the above areas and can be  in the form of an oral presentation or a poster. The abstracts will be reviewed by an international Scientific Committee composed of representatives of private and public research and industry.
Deadline: June 15, 2012 (instructions on

Call for workshops

Contributions should aim to present, during a dedicated workshop, activity and results of EU,  national, regional research and innovation projects addressing the  themes of the Conference. Proposals will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee. The selected workshops will be included in the  program and dissemination material of NanotechItaly.
Deadline: June 15, 2012 (instructions on

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