The event will be held on a Virtual mode.

Event Time Zone: Coordinated Universal Time - UTC + 2 (GMT + 2) - Paris Time


Nanotech France 2021, the 6th edition of the international conference and exhibition, brings together leading scientists, researchers, engineers, practitioners, technology developers and policy makers in nanotechnology to exchange information on their latest research progress and innovation.

Participants from the top international academic, government and private industry labs of different disciplines participate in Nanotech France 2021 to identify new technology trends, development tools, product opportunities, R&D collaborations, and commercialization partners. It is an excellent event for students to meet and discuss with lead researchers. The conference provides an unprecedented opportunity to discover innovation in the area of nanotechnology and new business opportunities. It is among the most important events in terms of international regulatory policies and it is open to the participation of private companies.

The conference covers all frontier topics in nanotechnology. The conference includes plenary lectures, Keynote lectures and invited talks by eminent personalities from around the world in addition to contributed papers both oral and poster presentations.

The Nanotech France 2021 conference topics include:

Advanced Nanomaterials/Synthesis/ Properties

Graphene & 2D materials

NanoMetrology- Characterization and Modelling at the nanoscale

Nanoscale Electronics

Nanotech for Energy and Environment

Nanotech in Life Sciences and Medicine

Nanotechnology safety

Nano Applications


In addition to these main conference sessions, several woorkshops and focused symposia will run in parallel. To date confirmed symposia/workshops includes:

Workshop on VIMMP project - Virtual Materials Marketplace (H2020 GA 760907)

Symposium 1: Nanocoatings/ Thin films and nanostructured surfaces

Symposium 2: Nanomaterials for cancer diagnosis and therapy


For the details of the above conference topics, symposia/workshop (chairs/ description) please refer to the Conference Topics page.

The conference will be co-located with a common free access international exhibition

Conference Chairs

Prof. James M. Hill

University of South Australia, Australia

Prof. Jacques Jupille

Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), CNRS Paris, France

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Rodrigo Ferrão de Paiva Martins

Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal

Prof. Qingze Zou

Rutgers University, USA

Prof. Albert Polman

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Prof. Norbert Nickel

Institute of Silicon Photovoltaics, Germany

Dr. Lionel Cervera Gontard

University of Cadiz, Spain

Prof. Jos Haverkort

Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands

Dr. Ana Luísa Daniel da Silva

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Prof. Andrei Kholkin

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Dr. Laetitia Philippe

Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Switzerland

Prof. Gerardo F. Goya

University of Zaragoza, Spain

Prof. Fabian Kiessling

RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Dr. Larysa Baraban

Helmholtz Center Dresden Rossendorf, Institute of Radiopharmaceutical cancer research, Germany

Dr. Claire Wilhelm

Paris Diderot University, France

Dr. James Bowen

University of Birmingham, UK

Dr. Maria Losurdo

Institute of Nanotechnology - CNR-NANOTEC, Italy

Prof. Luís Dias Carlos

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Dr. Andrea Mario Rossi

National Institute of Metrological Research Turin, Italy

Prof. Elvira Fortunato

New University of Lisbon, Portugal

Dr. Jose María Ulloa

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Dr. Anna Laura Pisello

University of Perugia, Italy

Dr. Tapas Sen

University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom

Dr. Chedly Tizaoui

Swansea University, UK

Prof. Dorothea Brüggemann

University of Bremen, Germany

Dr. Martin Thomas Horsch

High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart, Germany

Dr. Ghozlene Mekhloufi

University Paris Saclay, France

Dr. Ling Peng

Interdisciplinary Center on Nanoscience in Marseille (CINaM), French National Scientific Research Center (CNRS), France

Dr. Raul Arenal

University of Zaragoza, Spain


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