NANO IS THE NEXT BIG WAVE FOR TECHNOLOGY IN THE FUTURE SAY SCIENTISTS AT 11TH BENGALURU INDIA NANO 2020
- NanoSparX Competition for students aimed at solving social causes; cash prize, mentorship and funding opportunities for top two ideas-
- Poster Award Winners get Rs. 20,000/- Cash prize-
-Exhibitors showcase Latest Technologies in Nanotechnology and Nano Sciences-
- International Participation from 8 countries -
Bengaluru 3rd March 2020: The 11th Edition of Bengaluru India Nano which witnessed around 3000 footfalls over two days, drew to a close today. The conference, which was attended by 750 delegates had 40 speakers deliberated across 15 sessions witnessed thought provoking talks by eminent scientists and professors on various aspects of nanotechnology and nano sciences including agriculture, medicine, manufacturing, pollution and food processing. All speakers echoed the common sentiment that nanotechnology is poised to be the next big thing in the future. The final day also witnessed the presentation of awards in two categories namely Poster Awards and NanoSparX Awards. The poster awards provided a unique opportunity for scientists, technocrats and research scholars to share their innovations and research in nano science and nanotechnology to the industry, research centres and potential investors. The NanoSparX awards gave students an opportunity to present innovative solutions based on nanotechnology to solve social problems. Bengaluru India Nano witnessed international participation from Germany, USA, Sweden, Spain, Finland, Korea, New Zealand and Brazil.
A total of 165 posters from 90 institutes like IITs, IISc, JNCASR, NITs., CeNS, CENSe, IISER, ICAR, IIFT, Manipal Institute of Technology, University of Agricultural Sciences etc. were display at Bengaluru India Nano 2020. The following were recognised as winners of the poster awards from 210 applications received. These winners were awarded a certificate and cash prize of Rs. 20,000/-: