6th EuCheMS Chemistry Congress

The 6th edition of EuCheMS Chemistry Congress was held in September 2016 in the Seville Conference Centre (FIBES), and was organised by the European Association of Chemical and Materials Societies (EuCheMS) and the National Association of Spanish Chemists (ANQUE).

EuCheMS congress is a unique forum to foster transnational exchange and collaboration, to encourage dialogue between the different branches of chemistry, to bring academia, industry and decision makers together and to emphasize the impact of chemistry and chemical research in our society.EUCHEM SEVILLA

The scientific contributions include 8 plenary lectures offered by top class world scientists and Nobel Laureates, over 100 invited speakers and around 2.000 scientific communications which conform a geographically and thematically balanced program of exciting cutting edge chemistry.

In an exhibition area, leaflets of LIFE microTAN project were available for the Congress participants.

LIFE InfoDay 2016

The Network of Technology Institutes of the Region of Valencia (REDIT) and the Valencian Chamber of Commerce organized the networking event “LIFE InfoDay”. This annual event aims at disseminating the main results of LIFE projects developed in Valencian Community, and at promoting collaboration among the participants.

In this event, that was held in Valencia on 14th July 2016, a total of 22 LIFE projects participated, including LIFE microTAN, which was presented by INESCOP’s staff.

Industrial Technologies 2016

“Industrial Technologies 2016 – Creating a Smart Europe” is the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitalisation in Europe. It was organised as an associated event of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

The conference brought together research, industry, education, finance and policy from manufacturing and process industry and technology domains from all over Europe to identify priorities that are crucial to strengthen the European industrial innovation ecosystem.

During the three day conference an exhibition and demo market was organised. INESCOP staff participated at this exhibition in the stand of the Network of Technology Institutes of the Region of IndustrialTechnologiesValencia (REDIT), where LIFE microTAN project was presented to the visitors.

During the matchmaking event that was held on June 23rd, 125 participants joined the opportunity to meet new international partners and exchange ideas for collaborative research, technology transfer and commercial opportunities. REDIT members, including INESCOP, also participated in that event. A total of 68 meeting with companies and organizations from 16 countries were held.

Sustainability in the footwear industry

Greenweek2016On 16th June 2016, INESCOP held the workshop "Sustainability in the footwear industry", an event organised in the framework of the 2016 edition of Green Week. In this event, several projects were presented, which are being developed by INESCOP in the area of environmental improvements for footwear and related industries, including LIFE microTAN.

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