Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


Home > Press > Nanotechnology applications given centre stage at Pira conference

Pira International two day conference, 29 30 June 2005 and half day workshop, 28 June 2005, Copthorne Tara Hotel, Kensington, London, UK

Nanotechnology applications in print, paper and packaging are given centre stage at Pira conference

April 26, 2005

Pira International has published the programme for its third Future of Nanomaterials conference which takes place on Wednesday 29 June and Thursday 30 June 2005 at the Copthorne Tara Hotel, Kensington, London, UK. The conference will showcase innovative practical applications through a combination of end-user case studies, research and development from each element of the supply chain as well as industry analysis.

The conference programme has sessions covering: market opportunities; improving barrier properties through nanotechnology; enhancing material performance through nanotechnology; enabling biodegradable plastics; nanomaterials in the supply chain; and nanotechnology in printing.

Twenty-five papers will be presented over the two days including seven case studies from Alcan Packaging; Coca Cola Company; Philip Morris; Heidelberger Druckmaschinen; Harman Technology Ltd; Huhtamaki Oyi; Ilford Photo, and TTP.

A pre-conference interactive half day workshop Achieving Nanotechnology Scale-up will take place on Tuesday 28 June between 14.00-17.30 at the conference venue.

For further information and copies of the full programme please contact Issy Catalao at Pira International on +44 (0) 1372 802164 or or visit


About Pira International
Pira International is a strategic and technical consultancy for the printing, publishing, paper and packaging industry with major conference and publishing activities. Pira organises over 100 events each year.

Media Contact:
Marie Rushton
07770 748457

Copyright Pira International

If you have a comment, please Contact us.

Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press


Iranian Company Mass-Produces Self-Cleaning Nanopaints November 14th, 2015

Hygienic Nano Floor Coverings with Application in Production Lines, Therapeutic Centers Head to Market November 3rd, 2015

Application of Graphene Structures to Produce Fireproof, Anticorrosive Nanocoatings October 21st, 2015

Iran Producing 9 New Nano Drugs October 17th, 2015


Medical and aerospace electronics powered by Picosun ALD November 26th, 2015

Scientists design a QKD-based quantum private query with no failure November 25th, 2015

MIT mathematicians identify limits to heat flow at the nanoscale: New formula identifies limits to nanoscale heat transfer, may help optimize devices that convert heat to electricity November 25th, 2015

Physicists explain the unusual behavior of strongly disordered superconductors: Using a theory they developed previously, the scientists have linked superconducting carrier density with the quantum properties of a substance November 25th, 2015

The latest news from around the world, FREE

  Premium Products
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More

Nanotechnology Now Featured Books


The Hunger Project

Car Brands
Buy website traffic