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International Conference on:

Safety and Risk Governance of Manufactured Nanomaterials in South-East Europe and Black Sea Region

27-28 June 2019, Costanta, Romania

NanoSafety Cluster Week
Building confidence in risk assessment and governance of nanomaterials innovation
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October 7-10, Copenhagen
Abstract deadline: 23 June 2019
14th International Conference on Environmental Effects of Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials
1-4 September 2019, Vienna, Austria
1st International Conference on Nanofluids and
2nd European Symposium on Nanofluids
26 - 28 June 2019, Castellό, Spain

11-13 September 2019, Salzburg, Austria

An intensive exchange is provided by the programme scheme of IPTC 2019: 2.5 days of oral/poster presentations and exhibition.

The 1st International Young Scientist Forum will be organized as a satellite event of the International Particle Toxicology Conference (IPTC) and will take place in Salzburg, Austria on 9th and 10th September 2019.

1st Knowledge Exchange Conference
3 April 2019, Hilton Hotel, Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Malta Initiative is a self-organised group without any legally binding status. The NSC is supporting this by linking various project with activities developed withing the Malta Initiative.


NanoToxClass Final Meeting

14-15 February 2019, Berlin, Germany

Bangkok, Thailand
18 March 2019, Bangkok, Thailand
Environmental and Occupational Health Aspects Related to
Nano- and Ultrafine Particulate Matter
June 3-6, 2019, Loen, Norway
Venue: Hotel Voronez I, Krizkovskeho 458/47, Brno, Czech Republic, EU. 
Date: Oct 16-18, 2019 
LIFE NanoMONITOR Final Conference
New Solutions to Support the Sampling, Monitoring and Analysis of the Concentration of Nanomaterials in Workplaces and Urban Areas
Valencia, Spain, 29 November 2018

4th Annual Congress on Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery
April 04-06, 2019, Auckland, New Zealand
World Nanotechnology Conference
15-17 April 2019
Dubai, UAE
22nd International Conference on Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
February 18-19 2019
Paris, France
Mistra Environmental Nanosafety Conference
Gothenburg, Sweden, 13-15 November 2018
15th International Conference and Exhibition on Nanomedicine and Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology
March 18-19, 2019 at Paris, France
PATROLS action at Chemspec Europe
A 3rd open meeting on standardization for nanotechnologies and nanomaterials for safer products, production and uses is organized on 2 October 2018 in Brussels, by CEN/TC 352, for which AFNOR holds the secretariat.

Industrial Technologies 2018

29-31 October 2018

Vienna, Austria

19th EuroSciCon Conference on Nanotechnology
Oct 04-06, 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands

21st World Nanotechnology Congress 2018
October 11-13, 2018 at Dubai, UAE. Nanotechnology Congress 2018
ME Conferences invites all the participants from all over the world to attend “World Congress on Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology in Healthcare” During 17-19 September, 2018 at Abu Dhabi, UAE. This includes a well-balanced line-up of speakers, covering both broad and specific topics of interest. And it provides an opportunity to learn about the complexity of the Diseases, discuss interventional procedures, look at new and advanced Nanotechnology and their efficiency and efficacy in the treatment of various diseases and also in Healthcare treatments.

Encouraged by the success of the International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT) series held since 2001 and the impact it has created among the materials science and engineering research community both in the region and elsewhere, the Materials Research Society of Singapore (MRS-S) will be organizing the 10th edition of the conference series from 23 to 28 June 2019 in Singapore.

ICOETox2018 Congress is just around the corner, taking place in Matosinhos, Porto from 24-26 October 2018. This interdisciplinary congress offers a unique opportunity to learn about new developments and exchange experiences with researchers from different disciplines and to transfer them into practice. It is the leading event attracting up to 150 researchers from all over the world.

The deadline to submit your abstracts is 1 June 2018.



Nanomaterials - preparation, properties, characterization. Applications of nanotechnologies in industry, environment, medicine and biotechnology. The influence of nanomaterials to environment, health; metrology and standardization of nanomaterials. The topic nanomaterials for medicine will be accentuated in the X. NANOCON conference. The conference will be opened by the plenary session with the appearance of significant speakers focused on research and applications of nanomaterials. Conference abstracts will be accepted into five theme sessions.


The first International Nanotechnology Olympiad (INO) which aims at tackling global environmental challenges and empowering young nanotechnology startup teams, was held on April 10-16, 2018 in Tehran, Iran. The theme for this year’s event was water and environment. The venue of INO was Pardis Technology Park and during the closing ceremony, 4 winner teams received their prizes.

6th International Conference nanoSAFE 2018
5-9 November 2018, Minatec, Grenoble, France
The 3rd NanoSafety Forum for Young Scientists will take place in Valletta, Malta,
10-11 September 2018
Abstract submission is now open.
EU NanoSafetyCluster open webinar 20 November presentations
1 - 8 July 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece
NANOTEXNOLOGY is the largest technology, networking and matchmaking annual event in Europe.

12th International Conference on Environmental Effects of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies (nano2017) – Birmingham 3-6th September 2017 followed by EU-US Cores meeting on 7/8th September -

Abstract submission deadline: Monday 15 May 2017. Nominations for “Rising Star of Environmental Nanosciences” in honour of Prof. Steve Klaine - Friday 2 June.

The 8th International Symposium on Nanotechnology, Occupational and Environmental Health', that takes place from 29 May to 1 June 2017 at the Konventum Congress Center in Elsinore, Denmark (

Event date: Mon, 24. Oct. 2016 to Fri, 28. Oct. 2016

Event place: Rheinfelden, Germany

Working Conference, 31 May 2016, Centre for Fine Arts Brussels
Read more here.

Chairs : Flemming R. Cassee & Philip Demokritou 

Venue : Tallinn, Estonia, National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics, Akadeemia tee 23. Local host: Anne Kahru
Dates : 4-5 May 2016

Fee: EUR 50  - Full programme

Only a few 'seats' left.  Contact:


12-15 September 2016
Aberdeen, Scotland


The workshop will be will be hosted by the National Institute for Safety and Health at Work (INSHT) and will held next December, 2nd 2015 in Madrid, Spain. It is being jointly organized by the LIFE funded projects REACHnano (LIFE11 ENV/ES/000549), SIRENA (LIFE 11 ENV/ES/596) and ECOTEXNANO (LIFE12ENV/ES/000667), and the FP7 project GUIDEnano (FPT-LARGE_G.A. №604387).

See here for more information.

CompNanoTox 2015 conference, 4-6 Nov. 2015, Malaga, Spain, will disseminate & integrate outputs on computational methods for toxicological risk assessment of engineered nanoparticles. Registration (by 25th Sept.) here.

New Tools and Knowledge developed to overcome Uncertainties in Regulatory Risk Assessment of Engineered Nanomaterials

29th - 30th September 2015
OECD Conference Centre
Meeting on Current Status and Future Plans in NanoSafety Research and Implementation.
Heraklion, Crete, Greece
15th to 17th July 2015
3rd Mini-Conference on Nanotoxicology
November 9-10, 2015
Nobel Forum, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
9-10 November 2015,

Cologne, Germany

09.09.2015 to 10.09.2015

Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
November 9-10, 2015
24th March to 7th April 2015

The Sustainable Nanotechnology Conference has announced speakers for its 2015 Conference, to be held in Venice from 9-11 March 2015.


The 2nd Marine NanoEcoSafety Workshop (MANET) will be held in Palermo, Italy, at the Area della Ricerca of the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, 17-18 November 2014.

The deadline for submission of Abstracts has been extended to September 30th, 2014.

3rd of October, 2014

9 March  to 11 March 2015; 
Venice, Italy
The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health organizes
SENN2015 – International Congress on Safety of Engineered Nanoparticles and Nanotechnologies
12-15 April 2015 in Helsinki, Finland
More information on the programme and practical arrangements available soon at:


International Conference on Structural Nano Composites, 20-21 May 2014 in Madrid, Spain

NanoMile has been assigned by the EU officer Georgios Katalagarianakis to facilitate our working group. This makes it possible to have a meeting on 20 September at the University of Birmingham 9:00 – 14:00. More information, see WG-Hazard pages


When: November 20-22, 2013
Where: Saarbrücken, Germany



When: July 3rd - July 5th 2013

Where: Aix-en-Provence, France


When:  18th - 20the June 2013

Where: Dublin, Ireland

When: 23-26 April 2013
Where: Bilbao, Spain


When: 12/08/2013 - 14/08/2013

Where: Quebec city, Quebec, Canada

27th February – 1st March 2013, IMG Conference Centre, Prague, Czech Republic 

Abstract submission deadlines: 18th November 2012 (extended oral) and 31st January 2013 (poster)

When: 10th and 11th July 2012
Where: University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

When: 07/05/2012 - 09/05/2012
Where: Basel, Switzerland

When: 16/07/2012 - 18/07/2012
Where: Swansea University, Wales, UK

When: September 10-12, 2012
Where: The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada

When: April 26th-28th, 2012
Where: Antalya, Turkey

When: 3-6th July 2012
Where: I. Vellidis Congress Center in Thessaloniki, Greece

When: March 11–15, 2012
Where: Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco, California.

SENN2012 International Congress on Safety of Engineered Nanoparticles and Nanotechnologies
When: 28/10/2012- 31/10/2012

When: July 2-4, 2012
Where: Cranfield University, Bedfordshire, UK

When: 8th-9th February 2012 
Where: Germany

When: September 4th-7th, 2012
Where: Beijing, China

When: 27/02/2012 - 02/03/2012
Where: University College Dublin, Ireland

When: August 9-12, 2011
Where: Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel Boston, MA, USA

After the successes of Nanosafe 2008 and Nanosafe 2010, the next edition Nanosafe 2012 will be held from 13th to 15th November 2012 in Minatec, Grenoble, France .

When: 11/04/2011 - 14/04/2011

Where: Bilbao Exhibition Center (Spain)