ISCP Ireland-China Symposium on Nanotechnology

Prof Bernard Mahon NUIM)

Prof Bernard Mahon (Vice President of Research, NUIM) and Prof Gunnlaugsson (Chairman of the Organising Committee) closing the Symposium

The Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute hosted the successful ISCP Ireland-China Symposium on Nanotechnology this May, with Prof Gunnlaugsson chairing the organising committee of the event. More than 90 participants attended this symposium in Trinity’s Tercentenary Hall to listen to an exciting programme of speakers from a number of Irish Universities, as well as invited guests from Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Xi’an and Dalian in China. Plenary Lectures were delivered by Prof Werner Blau (TCD, CRANN) and Prof Vivian Wing-Wah Yam. The symposium encouraged links between researchers in the two countries.