Rusnanotech 2011 - about the Forum

International Nanotechnology Forum RUSNANOTECH is a global venue for discussion of innovative development and nanoindustry establishment issues

The Forum is of relevance for all the innovative process participants: scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, financial experts, federal and regional power representatives.

President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev opened the Forum in 2009 and participated in the plenary session of the III International Nanotechnology Forum RUSNANOTECH 2010.

  • Over 8000 from 50 countries of the world took part in the 2010 Forum
  • Over 350 Russian and foreign companies presented their latest developments at the Rusnanotech Expo 2010 exhibition arranged within the framework of the Forum
  • Events on the business and Science and Technology Program of the RUSNANOTECH 2010 forum were taken part in by over 3700 speakers, panel discussion participants and moderators. 2010 Nobel Prize Laureate Dr. Konstantin Novoselov presented a report and a workshop within the framework of the “Nanomaterials” section on the Science and Technology Program of the Forum.

During October 26-28, 2011 the Moscow Expocenter will host the IV International Nanotechnology Forum RUSNANOTECH 2011

Within the framework of the sections on the Business and Science and Technology Programs of the Forum one will be able to obtain information on prospective nanotechnology researches, find ways of their commercialization, investments attraction and nanotechnology products demand creation.

For establishment of effective business-contacts between RUSNANOTECH 2011 participants the following service is available:

  • “One on one” meeting organization and arrangement system enabling one to appoint a meeting with another participant of the Congress by way of a special application available in the Forum participant’s Personal Schedule. Within the framework of RUSNANOTECH 2010 there were 232 meetings arranged in total, 89 of them preliminarily appointed via the “One on One” system at the Forum web-site.

Rusnanotech Expo 2011 exhibition arranged within the framework of the Forum is:

  • Effective presentation of nanotechnology products samples, latest developments and nanoindustry equipment;
  • Opportunity to establish direct contacts between Russian and foreign developers, manufacturers and consumers.

International Award in the Field of Nanotechnology RUSNANOPRIZE 2010 is ceremoniously presented within the framework of the Forum. The Award is annually granted for technical scientific developments, inventions and their implementation in mass production in one of the following fields: nanoelectronics, nanobiotechnology, nanomaterials, nanodiagnostics. RUSNANOPRIZE 2011 will be also awarded in “Nanomaterials” category.

Arranged within the framework of RUSNANOTECH forum is ceremonious laureate award ceremony of the Russian Nanotechnology Prize for Young Researchers and the International Competition for Scientific Papers in Nanotechnology for Young Researchers.

The Forum is covered by leading Russian and foreign mass media.

On 26 January 2010 the Rusnanotech Forum Fund for the Promotion of Nanotechnology Development was created. Its activities are directed toward the development of nanoindustry in Russia, as well as the popularization of nanotechnology and innovative achievements in Russia and abroad. In accordance with the decision of RUSNANO’s supervisory board, the goal of the creation of the Rusnanotech Forum Fund is the organization and conduct of the annual RUSNANOTECH International Nanotechnology Forum.