ISSP UL Deputy Director for innovation Andris Anspoks participated in the International Conference "Nanotechnology and Innovation in the Baltic Sea Region" (NIBS 2018) at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) in Sønderborg, Denmark taking place from May 30 to June 1. He presented report “Nanotechnology development in Institute of Solid State Physics and innovation ecosystem in Latvia”.
The NIBS conference was organized by the Mads Clausen Institute at the University of Southern Denmark, the Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania and the North German Initiative Nanotechnology Schleswig-Holstein e.V. (NINa SH eV) network, led by Kiel University, Germany.
Attendees from industry, academia and municipalities were invited to enter in a dialogue about the potential for interdisciplinary applications and new products from nanotechnology. NIBS provided presentations from companies and research institutions on current trends in the field of nanotechnology. Companies had the opportunity to communicate their success stories and the newest developments in-house. Young scientists presented their work and found entrepreneurial opportunities.