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Nanosafe 2018

General Overview

Organized every two years in Grenoble since 2008, nanoSAFE conference is intended for sharing latest research results on health and safety issues related to nanomaterials and beyond for a socially responsible approach.

​​​The Sixth International Conference nanoSAFE 2018 will be held from 5th to 9th November 2018 in Minatec-Grenoble, France.


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Published on 3 May 2018
Important dates

19/04/2018, Conference opening registration (now open)

03/05/2018, Opening call for abstracts (now open)

15/09/2018, Notification by email of abstract acceptance

15/10/2018, Early bird registration  closing

Topics
1. Measurement and chara​cterization of nano objects (Chairman: Daren Chen)
2. Exposure (Chairman: Christof Asbach)
3. Manufactured nano objects (Chairman: Wendel Wohlleben)
3.1 Nano-objects release from nano-enabled products
3.2 Safe-by-design nano-enabled products and process
3.3 Pilot plant production / Industrial issues

4. Risks (Chairman: Keld Alstrup Jensen)
4.1 Occupational risk assessment 
4.2 Environmental risk assessment
4.3 Tools and commercial equipment
4.4 Risk management 
4.5 Nano responsible development and sustainability  


5. Nano objects and Health / Hazard (Chairman: Claude Emond)
5.1 Toxicology
5.2 Environmental interactions of nanomaterials
5.3 Safe use of nano objects for medicine applications


6. Regulation / Standardization (Chairman: Anthony Bochon)
7. Urban particles and emerging pollutants (Chairman: David Pui)


Activities
  • Invited plenary lectures
  • Panel dicussions
  • Selected oral contributions (best student presentation award)
  • Poster session (best poster award)
  • Speed meeting
  • Exhibitiors 
  • Exhibition of equipment and instruments
  • Satellite meetings


Location

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Maison MINATEC
Parvis Louis Néel  
38054 Grenoble, FRANCE​

www.minatec.org/en


Organization Committee​

Chair :

  • Simon Clavaguera
  • Jean-François Damlencourt
  • Frédéric Schuster
  • François Tardif


Co-Chair :

  • Georgios Katalagarianakis (EC, BE)


International Scientific Committee​
  • Anthony Bochon (ULB, BE)
  • Jorge Boczkowski (INSERM, FR)
  • Patrick Boisseau (CEA, FR)
  • Jean-Yves Bottero (CNRS, FR)
  • Marie Carrière (CEA, FR)
  • Daren Chen (VCU, USA)
  • Raphaël de Thoury (PARTICLEVER, FR)
  • Eric Drais (INRS, FR)
  • Claude Emond (U. Montreal, CA)
  • Steffi Friedrichs (OECD, FR)
  • Benjamin Gilbert (Berkeley, USA)
  • Michèle Guimon (INRS, FR)
  • Keld Alstrup Jensen (NRCWE, DK)
  • Bernd Nowak (EMPA, CH)
  • David Pui (U. Minnesota, USA)
  • Jérôme Rose (CNRS,FR)
  • Myriam Ricaud (INRS, FR)
  • Eva Valsami-Jones(U.Birmingh,UK)
  • Ulla Brigitte Vogel (NRCWE, DK)
  • Mark Wiesner (Duke U., USA)
  • Wendel Wohlleben (BASF, DE)


Local Organizing Committee 

  • Stéphane Boivin
  • Philippe Capron
  • Philippe Charléty
  • Patricia Chéry
  • Simon Clavaguera
  • Pascal Conche
  • Jean-François Damlencourt
  • Samir Derrough
  • Aymeric Sperandio