This workshop, organized by Nanotechnology Coordination at the Brazilian Ministry for Science Technology and Innovation and the Energy and Nuclear Research National Institute (IPEN), aims to identify prospective nanotechnology projects where Brazil and Canada can cooperate. Distinguished members from industry and academia will share their knowledge and expectations on the subject.
Media representatives are invited to attend:
What:Nanomaterials From Trees - Harnessing The Power of Nature's Basic Elements
Who:Richard Berry, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, CelluForce
When:December 6th at 14:45 (GMT -3)
Where:IPEN, Sao Paulo University Campus,Av. Lineu Prestes 2242 - Cidade Universitária - CEP: 05508-000
About CelluForce Inc.
CelluForce Inc. is the world leader in the commercial development of NanoCrystalline Cellulose (NCC), also referred to as Cellulose Nanocrystals (CNC). The company is a joint venture of Domtar Corporation and FPInnovations. CelluForce manufactures NCC/CNC in the world's first demonstration plant of its kind, located in Windsor, Québec, develops new applications for NCC/CNC, markets and sells it. The company currently has a workforce of 40 employees and its head office is in Montreal. http://www.celluforce.com/