"Spicy world of NanoScience"
Time: March 17, 2013 at 3pm to March 22, 2013 at 3pm
Location: Venice, Italy
Street: Dorsoduro 3246
Website or Map: http://www.unive.it/nqcontent…
Event Type: training, school
Organized By: Vicki Stone, Lang Tran, Bengt Fadeel, Antonio Marcomini, Danail Hristozov
Latest Activity: Feb 26
Fourth Nanosafety Autumn School
Understanding Human Health Effects and Environmental Impacts of
University Ca' Foscari Venice (Italy)
March Sunday 17 - Friday 22 2013
The school will highlight the best practices and approaches for physicochemical characterization, (eco) toxicity testing, exposure, risk and lifecycle assessment of ENMs. It will provide an interactive learning environment and direct access to key experts from Europe and the United States.
The Fourth Nanosafety Autumn School is especially designed for personnel from research and academic Institutions as well as from Industry, governmental agencies and hospital departments. The School is aimed at senior researchers, young scientists, Ph.D. students and in fact anyone dealing with nanosciences, nanotechnologies, nanosafety and epidemiology.
Steering Committee & Faculty
Antonio Marcomini - University Ca' Foscari (Venice, Italy)
Vicki Stone - Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh, UK)
Bengt Fadeel - Karolinska Institutet (Stockholm, Sweden)
Lang Tran - Institute for Occupational Health (Edinburgh, UK)
International experts from Europe and the United States will be invited. To be announced soon.
You can download the tentative school programme at http://www.unive.it/nqcontent.cfm?a_id=66712
The fourth edition of the School will take place in Venice (Italy). The lectures will be held at the main building of the Ca’ Foscari University, which is located in the heart of the city, on the bend of the Grand Canal.
The main lecture room is equipped with WI-FI.
Rooms at special rates for the School participants will be available in the city of Venice. For further details please check the school website: http://www.unive.it/nqcontent.cfm?a_id=66712.
Technical and administrative secretariat:
Ca' Foscari Challenge School
Danail Hristozov (Coordinator)
Alessandra Moccia (Assisstant)