Nanotechnology has now started leaving the confines of laboratories and conquering new applications. The fast growing field of Nanotechnology presents great potential for various sectors in the areas of Healthcare, Environment, Energy, Agriculture, ICT, Engineering and Consumer goods.
The Global market for Nanotechnology based manufactured goods will be worth US$ 1.6 Trillion, representing a CAGR of more than 49% for the period 2009-2013. The Investments of emerging economies such as India, China and Russia in Nanotechnology Research and Development will become driving factors for growth in these countries.
The Government of India has launched the Nano Mission to strive for development of products and processes for national development, especially in areas of national relevance like safe drinking water, materials development, sensors development, drug delivery, etc. For this, it will forge linkages between educational and research institutions and industry and promote Public Private Partnerships.Bangalore Nano event has truly emerged as the premier event for research fraternity and industry to come together and explore emerging opportunities in this sector. The previous edition in the year 2008 has witnessed participation of 350+ delegates and over 60 star speakers from across the globe.
Bangalore Nano is organised by Department of IT, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) and MM ACTIV Sci Tech Communications. The event comprising of Exhibition & Conference will encompass two full days of presentations and discussions and interactive networking activities; a meeting place for the global Scientists, Industry, Academia & Government with a focus on “Frontiers of Nanotechnology: Impact on India”.
3rd Bangalore Nano will discuss a range of issues pertaining to research, technology development, skills requirement, institutions involved, risks issues, regulatory & governance structure, Investment and collaborations between Academia, R&D & Industry. The Event will see partcipation from Chief Scientific Officers, Policy Makers, VPs, Directors, Heads, Scientists, Chemists, Research Leaders/Fellows/Advisors from Industry, Governments and Research Institutions.
3rd Bangalore Nano will offer an unparallelled opportunity for Business networking and for knowledge sharing in the exciting field of Nanotechnology.