Lesley Tobin's Events (12)

June 16, 2014
Monday
  • NanoValid Summer School: Synthesis, characterization and aquatic ecotoxicity testing of nanoparticles

  • Jun 16, 2014 to Jun 18, 2014
  • Location: Tallinn
  • Description:

    FP7 NanoValid summer school June 16‐17, 2014 Tallinn, Estonia

    THEME: Synthesis, characterization and aquatic ecotoxicity testing of nanoparticles

    PROGRAMME: Lectures and hands‐on training provided by top experts from the NanoValid project and leading European scientific institutions June 16: synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles June 17: aquatic ecotoxicity testing of nanoparticles

    PARTICIPATION FEE: ca 150 euros (incl. lunches) for FP7 NanoValid partners ca 200 EUR (incl. lunches) for others

    For information and registration (deadline Apr. 30!) please contact: Dr. Margit Heinlaan (margit.heinlaan@kbfi.ee) National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics Akadeemia tee 23, 12618 Tallinn, Estonia…

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May 20, 2014
Tuesday
  • NMP-DeLA Nano for Health Summer School

  • May 20, 2014 to May 24, 2014
  • Location: Fundación Pablo Cassará,
  • Description:

    The Summer School will specifically focus on Nano for Health and Nanomedicine

    The sessions will be divided into three different modules:


    §To give participants a better perspective on NanoHealth and Nanomedicine.

    §To  present EU & LAC  policies on Nanotechnologies as well as market & consumer issues.
    §To bridge the gap between research and market.

    Participants will receive relevant information on IPR management, business planning and market exploitation. EU experts will present an overview of EU funding opportunities for research and innovation, and three further sessions will be dedicated to EU and LAC best practice, during which successful projects from EU and LAC will be presented.

    Get-together events have been organized to foster networking and collaborative opportunities and to facilitate technical discussions.

    NMP-DeLA brings together together an international and geographically diverse, eleven-partner consortium…

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May 19, 2014
Monday
  • NMP-DeLA Expert Workshop

  • May 19, 2014 to May 21, 2014
  • Location: Fundación Pablo Cassará
  • Description:

    Organizers:

    §MINCYT – Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Productiva , Argentina
    §MEC – Ministerio de Educación y Cultura, Uruguay
    §EUROCHILE – Fundación Empresarial Comunidad Europea Eurochile, Chile

    Workshop objectives:

    §Share expertise and good practices between experts from EU and LAC regions.
    §Identify topics of common interest to promote joint projects R&D, the training of human resources and organize activities in the framework of existing initiatives.
    §Establish the bases for the creation of a network of EU-LAC experts in nanohealth

    Participants:

    §Members of the NMP-DeLA Project and Advisory Committee

    §NMP-DeLA Stakeholders; Experts in Nanohealth
    For more information and to register, visit www.nmp-dela.eu
     

    NMP-DeLA brings together together an international and geographically diverse, eleven-partner…

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May 24, 2011
Tuesday
  • ICPC Nanonet 3rd Annual Workshop - St Petersburg 24th-25th May

  • May 24, 2011 to May 26, 2011
  • Location: St Petersburg Hotel and online
  • Description:

    The ICPC Nanonet Project invites you to take part in person or online in the 3rd ICPC Nanonet Annual Workshop to be held at the St Petersburg Hotel on the beautiful Neva River in the stunning ‘cultural capital’ of modern Russia.

    Organised by St Petersburg Electrotechnical University and coinciding with their 125th Anniversary celebrations, this workshop focuses on Nanotechnology for Biomedical and Ecological Applications and will bring together experts and stakeholders from the EU and each of the eight regions of the International Cooperation Partnership Countries: Africa, Caribbean, Pacific, Asia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Latin America, Mediterranean Partner Countries, Western Balkan Countries.

    With unique presentations from experts in their field, the workshop will give you the opportunity to:

     

    q    Discuss your views with distinguished guest speakers from across the globe

    q    Discuss potential collaborations with…

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March 28, 2011
Monday
  • Nanomaterials for Biological Applications Date: 14th April 2011, 10:00 – 13:00 BST (GMT+1); 14.30-17.30 IST India

  • Mar 28, 2011 from 12:00pm to 3:30pm
  • Location: Online
  • Description:

    Nanomaterials for Biological Applications

     

    Date: 14th  April 2011, 10:00 – 13:00 BST (GMT+1); 14.30-17.30 IST India

     

    The ICPC NanoNet project stimulates global networking in nanoscience and nanotechnology and hosts online workshops to allow scientists and researchers to showcase their work and collaborate with others. This online workshop on ‘Nanomaterials for Biological Applications’ will enable nanoscientists working in this field to meet and find out about each others expertise and research interests.

    The invited speakers include Prof M. Eswaramoorthy, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, Prof. Chandrabhas Narayana, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore and Prof. D. Bahadur, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.  The prospective audience consists of nanoscientists specialising in materials and their applications from India, International…

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December 20, 2010
Monday
  • Nanotechnology for Solar Energy: Free webinar - Register Now!

  • Dec 20, 2010 from 10:30am to 1:00pm
  • Location: Online via http://www.icpc-nanonet.org
  • Description:

    Despite its current elusiveness in many parts of the northern hemisphere, no-one can boycott the sun! Harnessing nanotechnology development for sustainable energy enables us to focus on energy security and move away from our dependence on an ever-depleting supply of fossil fuels from regions that are often destabilised through ownership of these resources.  

    Join us on 20th December at 09.30 GMT for a free webinar on ‘Nanotechnology for Solar Energy’. Organised by MalschTechnoValuation for the ICPC-Nanonet project, this online workshop will showcase the latest developments in this field and will enable nanoscientists and researchers specialising or interested in solar energy -  from Europe and International Cooperation Partner Countries -  to  meet and find out about each other’s research expertise and applications.

    The invited speakers are Prof. Dr Aldo Di Carlo, Associate Professor, Head of the Opto&Nanoelectronics group (OLAB), Dept. Electronics Engineering,…

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December 13, 2010
Monday
  • Nanotechnology for Clean Water: Free online workshop

  • Dec 13, 2010 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Location: Online
  • Description: The need for clean water is imperative for human development, and increasingly we are turning to solutions offered by nanoscience and nanotechnology. Several of these approaches are currently under investigation, and a number are already in use.This online workshop on Nanotechnology for Clean Water will showcase the latest developments in this field and will enable nanoscientists investigating this area to meet and find out about each others’ research expertise and applications. Join us on 13th December at 11.00 GMT.The invited speakers include Prof T. Pradeep, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India; Prof. Ligy Philip, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India and Prof. E. Shaji, Department of Geology, University of Kerala, India.Topics to be discusses are: ‘Nanomaterials for clean and affordable water’, ‘Photocatalysis for clean water’ and ‘Groundwater contamination in India: A case study on fluoride…
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December 6, 2010
Monday
  • Free ICPC Nanonet Webinar: Nanotechnology for Solar Energy

  • Dec 6, 2010 from 1:45pm to 3:30pm
  • Location: online
  • Description: Two online workshops will be taking place on 6 December, 12.45-14.30 GMT (13.45-15.30 CET)20 December, 9.30-11.15 GMT (10.30-12.15 CET)The ICPC-NanoNet project stimulates global networking in nanoscience and nanotechnology. This online workshop on Nanotechnology for Solar Energy enables nanoscientists working in this field to meet and find out about each others expertise, infrastructure and research interests.The invited speakers include Prof Dr Teketel Yohannes Anshebo, University of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Prof. Dr Aldo Di Carlo, Associate Professor,Univ. of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy, Prof. Dr Carlo Taliani, ISMN-CNR Bologna Division, Bologna, Italy and Dr. Nadia Camaioni, Istituto CNR-ISOF, Bologna, Italy.The prospective audience consists of nanoscientists and researchers specialising or interested in solar energy from Europe and International Cooperation Partner Countries to the EU (emerging economies and developing countries). Participation is free for registered users of the…
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November 1, 2010
Monday
  • Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy EU-India Workshop and EICOON School

  • Nov 1, 2010 to Nov 5, 2010
  • Location: India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
  • Description: Nanomaterials for Sustainable EnergyEU-India Workshop (1-2 November 2010)EICOON School ( 3 - 4 November 2010)India Habitat Centre, New DelhiResearch in nanomaterials is expected to provide critical contributions to the advancement in energy technologies and to address the important issue of sustainability. Progress in these cross-disciplinary areas can be best achieved through coordinated and cooperative actions. This event will provide a unique opportunity for those involved in research (including funding and policy) in Europe and India to identify synergies and mutual needs to push forward progress and provide benefits for both regions.To request an invitation contact Andrew Stewart at andrew.stewart@nano.org.ukFor more information go to http://www.eicoon.eu/.A draft programme is available here: http://www.eicoon.eu/TentativeProgramme.doc.Workshop Objectives• To support…
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October 20, 2010
Wednesday
  • Last Call for Registrations: Bridging the Nano Divide

  • Oct 20, 2010 from 2:45pm to 5:15pm
  • Location: Online
  • Description: The ICPC NanoNet project stimulates global networking in nanoscience and nanotechnology. This online workshop on Bridging the Nano Divide will enable researchers from different disciplines interested in socio-economic and innovation aspects of nanotechnology to meet and find out about each other’s expertise, infrastructure and research interests.Date: 20 October 2010, 12.45-15.15 GMT. (13.45-16.15 BST, 14.45-17.15 CET)Participation is free for registered users of the ICPC-NanoNet website (sign up free of charge).Register online at www.icpc-nanonet.org.Programme:12.45- 13.00 System Check, welcome participants, about ICPC-NanoNetLesley Tobin, Insitute of Nanotechnology, UK13.00-13.30 Tools for international cooperation for nano-innovation (suggested)Prof Dr Mammo Muchie, Professor of Innovation Studies at Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria, South Africa and Aalborg University in Denmark and Oxford University, UK13.30- 13.45…
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  • Free Online Workshop : Bridging the Nano Divide

  • Oct 20, 2010 from 2:45pm to 5:15pm
  • Location: Online: register at http://www.icpc-nanonet.org
  • Description: Online workshop : Bridging the Nano DivideThe ICPC NanoNet project stimulates global networking in nanoscience and nanotechnology. This online workshop on Bridging the Nano Divide will enable researchers from different disciplines interested in socio-economic and innovation aspects of nanotechnology to meet and find out about each other’s expertise, infrastructure and research interests.Date: 20 October 2010, 12.45-15.15 GMT. (13.45-16.15 BST, 14.45-17.15 CET)Participation is free for registered users of the ICPC-NanoNet website (sign up free of charge).Register online at www.icpc-nanonet.org.Programme:12.45- 13.00 System Check, welcome participants, about ICPC-NanoNetLesley Tobin, Insitute of Nanotechnology, UK13.00-13.30 Tools for international cooperation for nano-innovation (suggested)Prof Dr Mammo Muchie, Professor of Innovation Studies at Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria, South Africa and Aalborg University in Denmark and…
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September 14, 2010
Tuesday
  • BioNanosensors and Biomedical devices webinar

  • Sep 14, 2010 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: Online
  • Description:

    This is a last call for registrations for the next in the popular series of free ICPC Nanonet Webinars : Bio Nanosensors and Biomedical Devices:Tuesday 14th September: 09:00am GMT; 10.00 BST; 11.00am CESTThe potential of nanotechnology to support biomedical applications, including techniques for intelligent diagnostics and therapeutics, probing and repairing of individual cells, nano-inspired implants, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, is widely acknowledged. Find out more about current developments, network with other researchers and share research interests by joining this second event in the series of webinars on Nanotechnology for Biomedical Applications.Speakers:Prof. Vasıf Hasırcı, Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Research Center, METU, TurkeyDr. Uracha Ruktanonchai, National Nanotechnology Center, NANOTEC ThailandProf. Aboubaker Beye, Cheikh Anta Diop Université, Senegal; Vice Chairman NanoAfNet,How to register:Register…
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