2019 New Materials, Biomaterials, & Nanomaterials Workshop

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2019 New Materials, Biomaterials, & Nanomaterials Workshop

By Christine Sharp, Strategic Partnership Specialist, Faculty of Science

When and where

Date and time

Wed, Mar 6, 2019 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM MST


ICT 516 University of Calgary 2500 University Dr NW Calgary, Alberta Canada


The workshop will focus on various technologies and applications of New Materials, Biomaterials, and Nanomaterials. Topics of interest include but are not limited to solving industry problems using new materials such as, soft material, space materials, nanomaterials, biomaterials, electronic materials, hard materials, sensing materials, preservation materials, growth materials.

The workshop will: (1) connect researchers at academic institutions with potential industry partners, (2) provide opportunities for industry to work more closely with academic institutions in Alberta through internships, shared research, and partnerships, and (3) highlight and develop funding opportunities between researchers and industry partners (e.g. NSERC CREATE, or NSERC Collaborative R&D grants).


Dr. Belinda Heyne (Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry)

Dr. Gregory Welch (Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry)

Dr. Yujun Shi (Professor, Department of Chemistry)

Dr. George Shimizu (Professor, Department of Chemistry)

Dr. Christine Sharp (Outreach and Engagement Specialist - Faculty of Science)

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