Italian presidency : Leading Enabling Technologies Conference

April 22, 2014

Hat: Leading Enabling Technologies Conference to tackle societal challenges

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Text:

Take the chance to participate at the LET’S 2014 conference (Leading Enabling Technologies for Societal Challenges 2014), the main event of the Italian Presidency of the Council of European Union on Key Enabling Technologies!

The conference will be organized by the National Research Council of Italy (CNR), in partnership with the Agency for the Promotion of the European Research (APRE) and the Regional Agency for Innovation of Emilia Romagna (ASTER). The event has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (grant agreement n.608892) and will take place in Bologna (September 29th – October 1st 2014) with the endorsement of the Italian Ministry for Research and Education (MIUR) and of Emilia-Romagna Region.

The conference will investigate how to take advantage of research results and technological development in the fields of nanotechnology, industrial biotechnology and advanced materials, manufacturing and processing, through the support of excellent science and of key enabling technologies, in order to face the societal challenges. During the 3 days conference, you will have the chance to meet over 1000 stakeholders from all around Europe and beyond, to attend the conference sessions with 130 distinguished experts from public institutions, academic and research centers, small and large enterprises, to participate in the company visits and the brokerage event. The preliminary programme will be published soon on www.lets2014.eu