Venue: INL, Braga

Area of interest: general biotech

Type of activity: meeting/debate, guided tour

More info: +351 231410960,

14:30// Opening session: Filipe Assoreira (P-BIO) and Lars Montelius (INL)
15:00 // Minister of Economy (Manuel Caldeira Cabral)
15:30 // Life sciences in nanotechnology (INL head of unit, Lorenzo Pastrana)
15:50 // Biotechnology R&D and the industry (CEB UMinho, Eugénio Ferreira)
16:10// Translating nanotech research to the market (Pedro Viana Baptista, FCT/UNL)
16:30 // Round-table interfacing bio and nanotechnology
Moderator Simão Soares (P-BIO / SilicoLife)
Biomode, Nanomed tab, Other participants to be confirmed
17:30 // Wrap-up / closing remarks
17:50 // Visit to INL labs

Organizer: P-BIO Portugal’s Biotechnology Industry Organization