Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference – ANNIC 2018

The Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference is an annual event. It hosts high-profile plenary speakers, world-class researchers, oral and poster presentations, workshops, sponsor exhibits and afterworks. This event is a great opportunity to share your research findings with a wide audience, promote knowledge exchange, and network. Come to share during this fourth edition.

  • Nanoelectronics
  • Nanophotonics & Nano-optics
  • Nanomaterials
  • Nanotechnology for Energy and Environment
  • Nanobiotechnology, Nanomedicine & Nanosafety
  • Nanocharacterization & Nanomanufacturing

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Invited Speakers

6 plenary speakers and 9 invited talks will be part of this 2018 edition of Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference



Limited to 500 attendees, the whole venue is dedicated to ANNIC 2018 including an outstanding auditorium, breakout rooms and a friendly exhibition space.



In addition 2 afterworks will be opportunities for you to network and enjoy your stay in Berlin!


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Prof. Nicola Pinna

Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

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Prof. Francesco Stellacci

EPFL, Switzerland

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Prof. Liberato Manna

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy

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Prof. Jordi Arbiol

ICREA, ICN2, CSIC and BIST, Barcelona


Prof. Molly Stevens

Imperial College London, UK

Prof. Markus Niederberger

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Prof. Patrice Simon

Paul Sabatier University, France

Dr. Peter Krogstrup

Niels Bohr Institute – University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Prof. Jochen Feldmann

LMU Munich, Germany

Prof. James Moon (Award winner)

University of Michigan, USA


Here is the list of the Invited speakers chosen from the best-submitted abstracts!

They received the opportunity to double their speaking time for their oral presentation, benefited from the “Invited Talk” status and had their registration fees reimbursed. The selection of the best papers was based on the Scientific Committee marks and the Chairs Committee approval. Criteria were technical merit, originality and novel perspectives, impact and interest for the scientific research.

Prof. Yutaka Wakayama

National Institute for Materials Science and Kyushu University, Japan

Prof. Iwan Moreels

Ghent University, Belgium

Dr. Hyek Jin Kwon

Seoul National University / Institute for Basic Science, Republic of Korea

Dr. Gil Shalev
Ben-Gurion University, Israel

Dr. Sahar Alialy

Trinity College Dublin (TCD), Ireland

Prof. Alberto Quaranta

University of Trento, Italy
Additionally, ANNIC will host a symposium dedicated to colloidal nanocrystals and their applications in cooperation with the EU-MSCA-RISE project COMPASS, with these invited speakers:

Prof. Andrej Singer

Cornell University, USA

Prof. Jonathan Owen

Columbia University, USA

Prof. Teresa Pellegrino

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy

Dr. Alexander Weber-Bargioni

UC Berkeley, USA


Langenbeck Virchow Haus in the heart of Berlin

Langenbeck Virchow Haus Berlin annic 2018
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ANNIC Mid-Career Nanotechnology Scientific Award

The ANNIC Mid-Career Award is attributed by the Chairs Committee (composed of Prof. Nicola Pinna, Prof. Francesco Stellacci, Prof. Liberato Manna and, Prof. Jordi Arbiol) on the base of public nomination.
This award is to recognize an early career scientist up to 10 years after his/her PhD. It recognises excellence in science in the field of Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience. The votes are closed, thank you for your participation.

The ANNIC 2018 Mid-Career Nanotechnology Scientific Award’s winner is Prof. James Moon from the University of Michigan for “pioneering work on the development and application of nanotechnology for cancer immunotherapy”


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ANNIC 2017 was held in Rome and ANNIC 2016 in Barcelona, both were successful scientific events.

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ANNIC 2016 in Barcelona
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