Workshop on “Bilateral EU-US Cooperation in Nanotechnology”
Jun 17, 2011
The BILAT-USA consortium organised a workshop on 1 June 2011 in Budapest in the frame of the EuroNanoForum 2011. The main purpose of the event was to bring U.S. and EU researchers and technology transfer firms together in order to support exchange of ideas, to facilitate formation of new partnerships and to advance the frontier research in the area. Participants received information about the nanotechnology research in the EU and in the U.S. The U.S. was represented by Mark A. Canning, Head of Environment, Science and Technology HUB Office, US Embassy Budapest, while the European Commission was represented by George Katalagarianakis. Information was distributed about the possibilities for the cooperation, and current projects were also represented in order to demonstrate existing collaborations. Presentations of the workshop can be found on the website of the conference.