Wednesday, 20 February 2013

HiPerNano 2013: ‘Solving Engineering Challenges with Nanotechnology’

HiPerNano (High Performance Nanoengineering) will focus on the application of nanotechnologies to new product design, improvement, manufacture and maintenance in the performance engineering sectors such as aerospace, automotive, offshore, defence, energy etc.

17th April 2013, The IET, Austin Court, Birmingham

Conference Parallel Themes
• Nanomaterials (Graphene & Nanocomposites)
• Surface Engineering (Protective & Functional Surfaces)
• High Value Manufacturing (Advances in Nano/Micro Manufacture / Novel Manufacturing Concepts)

Confirmed speakers include:
• Ian Walters, Haydale
• Dr Keith Paton, Project Leader for Graphene, Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd
• Dr Chris Herron, Applications Scientist, Durham Graphene Science
• Prof Gary Stevens, Managing Director, GnoSys
• Sandy Reid, Chief Executive Officer, Promethean Particles Ltd
• Prof Mizi Fan, Director, Nano-cellulose and Bio-composites Research Centre & Head of Research, Department of Civil Engineering, Brunel University
• Jon Wells, Principal Metallurgist, Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery Limited
• Prof Derek Arnell, University of Central Lancashire
• Dr Bryan Allcock, Managing Director, Monitor Coatings Limited
• Chris White, Nano Coating Research Engineer, Indestructible Paint Ltd
• Dr Kevin Cooke, R&D Technology Centre Manager, Miba Coating Group. Teer Coatings Ltd
• Prof Qi Zhao, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Dundee
• Prof Paul Shore, Cranfield University
• Dr Ben Whiteside, Director, The Centre for Polymer Micro and Nano Technology, University of Bradford
• Dr Dmitrij Ievlev, Senior Researcher, Miba Coating Group. Teer Coatings Ltd

See for more event information.

Nano4Life 2013: Converging Nanotechnology with the Life Science Industry

Nano4Life 2013
Converging Nanotechnology with the Life Science Industry

15th May 2013, Regents College Conference Centre, London

The NanoKTN is pleased to confirm the date for its fifth annual Nano4Life
conference and exhibition, this year being delivered in partnership with the British
Society for Nanomedicine.

Nano4Life 2013 will explore the convergence of nanotechnology and life
sciences, providing perspectives from clinicians, industrialists and leading
researchers, who work with, develop and endorse nanotechnologies so to fulfil
and promote the benefits that can, and are, being realised from the
implementation of this novel and exciting science in the healthcare sector

Conference Topics:
• Adopting Nanotechnologies to Advance Healthcare
• Regenerative Medicine
• Pharmaceutical Industry
• Medical Devices & Diagnostics

Confirmed speakers include:
• Keynote Speaker: Prof Ruth Duncan, Emerita Professor, Cardiff University
• Prof Martin Birchall, Professor of Laryngology, UCL & Consultant in ENT Surgery, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital
• Dr Marta Boffito, Consultant in HIV Medicine & Clinical Lead for Clinical Trials, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
• Tom Kurzawinski, Consultant Pancreatic & Endocrine Surgeon, University College London Hospitals, Royal Free Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital
• Dr Nick Skaer, CEO & CSO, Orthox Ltd
• Dr Eric Mayes, CEO, Endomagnetics Limited

See for more event information.

Smart Systems Integration 2013

Smart Systems Integration 2013
International Conference & Exhibition on Integration Issues of Miniaturized Systems
MEMS, NEMS, ICs and Electronic Components
13 – 14 March 2013, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Smart Systems Integration 2013 is the international communication platform for research institutes and manufacturers to exchange know-how on smart systems integration. The event will showcase the current state of international science in smart technology, smart materials, smart mobility and 3D integration sectors, as well as smart systems applications in various industries. The conference and its accompanying exhibition will be the most important platform for experts from the automotive, aeronautics, logistics, telecommunications, health and security sectors.

Main conference topics
3D-Integration and interconnect technologies
Manufacturing technologies for smart integrated systems
Smart medtech systems and systems for prognostic health
Top class speakers from well known organizations in science and industry will provide information on the most recent developments, applications and trends.

Conference program of Smart Systems Integration 2013 released

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Stephanie Armbruster
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