Converging nanotechnology with the life science industry: Nano4Life
1 February 2010
The Nano 4 Life 2010 conference on
converging nanotechnology with the life science industry will be held on
Thursday 4th February 2010 at the
Wellcome Trust Gibbs Building in London.
The conference is organised by the Nanotechnology Knowledge Transfer
Network (NanoKTN) in collaboration with The
Wellcome Trust, and will explore the key areas within the life sciences
where nanotechnology offers the most opportunity to advance healthcare
provision, improve product discovery and development, and help keep the
UK a leading force in this exciting technology area.
The event will use keynote speeches from industry leaders and
renowned academics in the field, to explore ways in which nanotechnology
will enable advances in life science commercialisation.
The keynote speaker will be Sir William Castell, Chairman of Board of
Governors of The Wellcome Trust and Board Member of BP and General
Electric. There will be sessions on funding opportunities at the Welcome
Trust, nanotechnology in drug discovery, clinical trials
infrastructure,, clinical nanomedicine, tissue engineering, surgical
imaging, biosensors and diagnostics
The full programme is at: