The objective of this conference is to bring together scientific experts from academia, industry, and government agencies from around the world to present and discuss current research findings on the subject of nanotechnology and sustainability. The SNO Conference emphasizes not only the environmental aspects of sustainability but also the societal and economic sustainability issues.
The conference program will address the critical aspects of sustainable nanotechnology such as life cycle assessment, green synthesis, green energy, industrial partnerships, environmental and biological fate, and the overall sustainability of engineered nanomaterials. In principle, this involves the fundamental/applied research on the chemistry of producing new green nanomaterials; eco-manufacturing processing of nanomaterials and products, using nanotechnology to benefit society, and examining possible harmful effects of nanotechnology.
The conference will also foster new collaborations between academic and industrial participants. This community of users, researchers and developers of engineered nanomaterials will provide a long-term, scientific assessment of where the science is for sustainable nano, where it should be heading, and what steps academics, government agencies and others can take now to reach targeted goals. In addition, the conference will serve as the platform to initiate the formation of the Sustainable Nanotechnology Organization (SNO), a non-profit, international professional society dedicated to advancing sustainable nanotechnology through education, research, and promotion of responsible development of nanotechnology. In addition, the SNO Conference will serve as a platform to strengthen and sustain the work of the Sustainable Nanotechnology Organization (SNO), a non-profit, international professional society dedicated to advancing sustainable nanotechnology through education, research, and promotion of responsible development of nanotechnology.
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|Abstracts for Oral or Poster (Deadline Extended):||Closed|
Late registration available
|Hotel Registration:||Thursday, October 9, 2014|
|Late Conference Registration:||After Saturday, September 27, 2014 until November 1, 2014|
Conference FeesConference fee includes lunches on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday and Dinner on Sunday evening (in addition to coffee breaks)
|Sept. 27 - Nov. 1, 2014
Late conference fees:
*Members will have paid the membership fee before September 20, 2014
**Non-members will become members until September 21, 2015 with their conference registration.