Schedule Overview

Schedule overview

  • 8 AM                         
  • 9 AM                         
  • 9:30 AM                         
  • 10:00 AM                         
  • 10:30 AM                         
  • 11:00 AM                         
  • 11:30 PM                         
  • 12:00 PM                         
  • 1:30 PM                         
  • 2:30 PM                         
  • 4:30 PM                         
  • 5 PM                         
  • 7PM                         

Wednesday, Sept 26

  • Registration
  • Dr. Paolo Bigini:
    From nanotech to nanomed: work in progress
  • Prof. Michael J. Sailor:
    Treatment of Bacterial Infections with Peptide-Targeted Porous Silicon Nanoparticles
  • Break
  • Prof. Sophia Antimisiaris:
    Nanomedicines: Advantages, Accomplishments and Challenges
  • Prof. Vicky Stone:
    Streamlining the innovation of nanomedicines and nanomaterials through application of cutting edge hazard approaches
  • Prof. Francesco Stellacci:
    Broad Spectrum Virucidal Materials
  • Lunch
  • Posters session
        & Sponsors exhibition
  • Oral sessions
        & Workshops
  • Break
  • Oral sessions
        & Workshops
  • Afterwork:
    Vivaldi music private concert

Thursday, Sept 27

  • Registration
  • Prof. Margherita Morpurgo:
    Environment sensitive therapeutic nanosystems
  • Prof. Rainer Haag:
    Multifunctional Polyglycerol based Nanotherapeutics as potential PEG-Alternatives
  • Break
  • Prof. Luisa De Cola:
    Hybrid and degradable materials for medical applications
  • Prof. Rabah Boukherroub:
    Transdermal Drug Delivery: Beyond the State of the Art
  • Dr. James Kah:
    Understanding and Engineering the Nano-Bio Interface for Modulating Biology
  • Lunch
  • Posters session
        & Sponsors exhibition
  • Oral sessions
        & Workshops
  • Break
  • Oral sessions
        & Workshops
  • Afterwork:
    Cheese & wine tasting

Friday, Sept 28

  • Registration
  • Prof. Albert Van Den Berg:
    Labs, Cells, and Organs on a Chip
  • Dr. Xiaoyuan Chen:
    Cancer nanotheranostics
  • Break
  • Prof. Silvio Aime:
    Nano-sized MR Imaging agents
  • Prof. Miguel Oliveira:
    Engineered dendrimer nanoparticles for bone tissue engineering
  • Dr. Toni Andreu:
    Translational Research in medicine – Navigating the maze from lab to patient
  • Lunch
  • Posters session
        & Sponsors exhibition
  • Oral sessions
        & Workshops
  • Break
  • Closing Speech

The Plenary speeches will be held in the auditorium, all other activities are suspended during those sessions in order to enable all participants to attend. There will be several oral sessions in parallel during the afternoon on different topics. Those sessions will be held in smaller rooms and the participants can select the ones they want to attend depending on their topics of interest.

The detailed schedule will be published 2 weeks before the conference.

CONFERENCE AWARDS

The Outstanding ICONAN 2018 abstract will be awarded with:

  A certificate and a 500€ cash prize offered by MDPI Nanomaterials
  A certificate and a free online subscription to the Molecular Systems Design & Engineering and to the Nanoscale Horizon journals offer by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

The Best ICONAN 2018 Student Abstract will be awarded with:

  A certificate and a 500€ cash prize offered by MDPI Bioengineering
  A certificate and a free online subscription to the Molecular Systems Design & Engineering and to the Nanoscale Horizon journals offer by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

The Best ICONAN 2018 Poster Presentation will be awarded with:

  A certificate and a free online subscription to the Molecular Systems Design & Engineering and to the Nanoscale Horizon journals offer by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

 

MDPI Nanomaterials