NanotechItaly 2014

26 – 27 November 28, 2014

NanotechItaly is to be held on 26th- 28th November 2014 in Venice, Italy. The event, organized by AIRI/Nanotec IT, Veneto Nanotech, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) e Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), aims to showcase, with the contribution of specialists coming from industry and academia, how nanotechnologies, together with the other KETs, can sustain a Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) assuring a competitive advantage to a variety of industries, relevant to EU and National economy.

The event will cover a variety of topic areas, including:

  • Healthcare & Wellbeing;
  • Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials;
  • Smart Manufacturing;
  • Bio-Based Industry; and
  • Space Related Applications.

Further information, including registration details, are available here.

NIA Symposium: Nano-Regulation and Policy

19 November 2014

The Nanotechnology Industries Association are hosting a symposium titled ‘Expert Analysis on Nano-Regulation and Policy: Staying Ahead of the Curve’ on the 19th of November, 2014.

The event aims to present on a variety of topics currently being discussed worldwide, including:

  • Nano- specific modification of the REACH Annexes;
  • Review of the EC recommended definition of the term ‘nanomaterial’;
  • National mandatory reporting schemes; and
  • Transparency and public engagement.

Further information regariding the event is available here.

Nanosafe 2014

18 – 20 November 2014

The Nanosafe 2014 event is to be held from 18th-20th November 2014 in Grenoble, France. The three day conference will involve plenary lectures, poster presentations, panel discussions on ‘responsible development/risk and benefits for the environment’, and an ‘exhibition of equipment related to safe production and use of nanomaterials’.

The event aims to cover a range of topics, including:
  • New application of nanomaterials;
  • Industrial production and prevention;
  • Environmental interactions of nanomaterials;
  • Industrial production and prevention;
  • Risk management;
  • Nanoresponsible development.
Companies and organisations will also have the opportunity to exhibit at the conference, offering an ideal platform to showcase new nano-enabled products and technologies.
Further information can be found on the website.