Symposium addresses nanotechnology and patenting

August 9, 2004

Brussels, 06 Aug 2004

An international symposium on nanotechnology and patenting will take place at the European Patent Office in The Hague, the Netherlands, on 9 and 10 November.

The symposium sessions will include:
- scientific routes to nanotechnology;
- industrial strategies for nanotechnology;
- long term visions for nanotechnology - science fiction or reality?
- nanoelectronic applications;
- thin film technology for optoelectronic components;
- nanotechnology and consumer products:
- drug delivery solutions.

The event will also include a presentation by the European Commission's Head of Unit for nanotechnology and nanosciences, Renzo Tomellini, on a European strategy for nanotechnology.

For further information, please consult the following web address: events.htm

CORDIS RTD-NEWS / © European Communities

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