About the MicroNanoConference

MicroNanoConference

1 – 2 November 2022, University of Twente

Where industry meets science, where problems can find solutions and where trends, challenges and new technologies are highlighted.

The international MicroNanoConference 2022 brings together science and industry to show how micro and nanotechnology can help to tackle social issues in Nano4Society. The international MicroNanoConference has a solid track record in bringing together the elements of the value chain. The active involvement of industry, science and user community of microsystems and nanotechnology is the hallmark of this conference.

Academia and industry, researchers, engineers and policymakers discuss the latest developments. The conference spans basic research, engineering science, technology, equipment and instrumentation. Industrial applications, impact on society and business define the context.

Key Elements

  • An extensive programme of high-level lectures in plenary and parallel sessions
  • Exposition and network area for private companies presenting their technology
  • Mix of commercial and non-commercial participants and visitors, sharing current developments in Microsystems and Nanotechnology
  • International collaboration
Contact

Annerie van Steijn-Heesink,
Project manager MinacNed

Mail: info@minacned.nl
Phone: +31 53 4892715

The program for the international MicroNanoConference 2022 is still under construction. The final program, including all speakers per session, will follow soon. 

07.30 – 08.30   Exhibitors building-up

08.30 – 09.30   Registration open, Welcome attendees with coffee

09.30 – 09.40   Opening iMNC22 and Welcome by Chair

09.40 – 11.00   Opening Session with keynote speakers, moderated by Prof Maarten Honing

11.00 – 11.15   Coffee and tea break

11.15 – 12.50   Sessions

  • Session Nano4Health: Focus on Technologies for Therapeutic purposes
    chairs: Janny van den Eijnden – van Raaij, Herman Blok and Murali Ghatkesar
  • Session Scale up: Organisation and finance
    chair: Martijn Fransen
  • Session Miniaturization in nanotechnology
    chairs: Peter Steeneken, Joost van Beek

12.50 – 14.00   Lunch

12.50 – 13.15   Lunch and networking

13.15 – 13.45   Exhibitor pitch session

13.55 – 14.00   Room switch

14.00 – 15.30   Sessions

  • Session Nano4Agri&Food Emulsions and up-scaling of microfluidics
    chair: Karin Schroën
  • Session Manufacturing
    chairs: Marcel Tichem/Han Gardeniers
  • Quantum technology
    chair: Douwe Geuzebroek

15.30 – 15.45   Coffee and tea break

15.45 – 16.30   t.b.a.

16.30 – 17.00   Poster Pitch session

17.00 – 17.30   Poster Session

17.30   Evening program – to be announced

The program for the international MicroNanoConference 2022 is still under construction. The final program, including all speakers per session, will follow soon. 

07.30 – 08.30   Set up of day 2

08.30 – 09.00   Welcome attendees with coffee

09.00 – 09.10   Opening day 2 and welcome by Chair

09.10 – 09.40   T.b.a.

09.40 – 09.45   Room switch

09.45 – 11.15   Sessions

  • Session Miniaturization in nanotechnology
    chairs: Mandy ten Bloemendal and Peter Steeneken
  • Session ‘PhoBioSens’
    chair: Aurel Ymeti
  • Session Nano4Society
    chair: Erik van Geest

11.15 – 11.30   Coffee and tea break

11.30 – 13.00   Sessions

  • Session Life after PhD
    chairs: Mandy ten Bloemendal, Maarten Honing
  • Session IVAM theme: Microfluidics
    chair: Florian Siemenroth
  • Workshop ‘Towards a MinacNed QuantumNano Cluster’
    chair: Douwe Geuzebroek

13. 00 – 14.00   Lunch

13.00 – 13.55   Poster and exhibitor area open for networking

13.55 – 14.00   Room switch

14.00 – 15.30   Sessions

  • Session Scale-Up: Technical scale-up issues and solutions
    chairs: Cas Damen, Martijn Fransen
  • Session Nano4Health: Focus on Technologies for Diagnostic purposes
    chair: Herman Blok
  • Session NanoLabNL
    chairs: Guus Rijnders/Raoul Oostenbrink
  • Session hosted by TI COAST
    chair: Maarten Honing

15.30 – 15.45   Coffee and tea break – posters & exhibitors

15.45 – 15.50   Room switch

15.50 – 16.20   Paneldiscussion

16.20 – 16.30  Announcement Pitch and Poster of the Year Award 2022 and closing

16.30  Drinks, Bites & Talk

Where industry meets science, where problems find solutions and where trends, challenges and new technologies are highlighted. The international MicroNanoConference brings together science and industry to showcase how micro- and nanotechnology help addressing our social challenges.

iMNC22 theme

From science to market – scale-up in nanotech

The International MicroNanoConference 2022 offers you:

  • Excellent program with speakers from industry and academia
  • Company exhibitor booths
  • Exhibitor pitches
  • Poster presentations and poster pitches
  • Networking opportunities
  • Informal networking during the evening program with conference dinner
  • In 2019: up to 400 national and international visitors

Why become an exhibitor

  • Excellent opportunity to show your products and services
  • Meet new and exciting partners and customers
  • Your exhibitor booth on the conference floor
  • Pitch your company to attract more attendees to your booth
  • Your logo and company profile in the iMNC22 communications online (web, socials)

Do you have a question?

Would you like to become a MinacNed member or would you like to discuss sponsorship opportunities?

Contact Annerie Heesink
Project manager at MinacNed
h.a.m.heesink@utwente.nl or info@minacned.nl
+31 53 4892715

View opportunities for exhibitors and sponsorships.

Download the general terms and conditions for the iMNC22 here (pdf)

For the nights of 31 October, 1 November and 2 November, we reserved rooms for a special rate in hotels near the conference location:

UPark hotel, Enschede:

14 rooms available for a special rate until 19 September 2022:

Comfort room:            € 89,50 per room, per night

Superior room:            € 99,50 per room, per night

Breakfast:                     € 15,50 per room, per night

Touristtax:                    € 2,75 per room, per night

Reservations can be made by sending an e-mail to: info@uparkhotel.nl or by calling: +31 53 433 13 66. Please, mention ‘iMNC 2022’, to receive the special rate.

20 rooms available for a special rate until 21 October 2022:

Comfort room:
€119,00 per room based on one or two person use, per night, exclusive breakfast.
€134,50 per room based on one person use, per night, inclusive breakfast.

€150,00 per room based on two person use, per night, inclusive breakfast.
Prices are always based on availability and excluding tourist tax of €2.75 per person per night.

Comfort plus kamer:
€124,00 per room based on one person use, per night, exclusive breakfast.
€139,50 per room based on two person use, per night, inclusive breakfast.
€155,00 per room based on two person use, per night, inclusive breakfast.
Prices are always based on availability and excluding tourist tax of €2.75 per person per night.

Reservations can be made by sending an e-mail to: ens-receptie@enschede.valk.nl  Please mention iMNC 2022’, to receive the special rate.

20 rooms available for a special rate until 16 October 2022:

€114,50 per room (twin room) based on two person use, per night, inclusive breakfast.

Reservations can be made by sending an e-mail to: info.cityhengelo@edenhotels.nl

Please mention ‘iMNC 2022’, to receive the special rate.

Parking can be done in parking ‘De Beurs’ (opposite the hotel) for € 9,90 per 24 hours.

De Broeierd, Enschede:

20 rooms available for a special rate until 1 October 2022:

€96,50 per room based on one person use, per night, exclusive breakfast.

Booking breakfast together with room reservation: €13,50

Booking breakfast at stay in the hotel: €18,50

Reservations can be made by sending an e-mail to: info@fletcherhotelenschede.nl

Please mention ‘105-GFC2851’, to receive the special rate.

Free cancellation is possible up to 24 hours before the arrival date.

Intercity hotel, Enschede:

30 rooms available for a special rate until 3 October 2022:

The price of a standard single room is € 102, 50 per room per night, breakfast included, excluding city tax of € 2,75 p.p. per night. The price of a standard double room is € 121, 50 per room per night, breakfast included, excluding city tax of € 2,75 p.p. per night.

Reservations can be made by filling out the reservation form that you can find here and sending it to: enschede@intercityhotel.com