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MINAEAST-NET e-Newsletter
No. 6/ Weeks 20-23 /2005
Edited with the support of EU project MINAEAST-NET
Contract no: 510470 (2004- 2006)
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1. Information day on Marie Curie actions, June 7, 2005, Paris, France

An information day on the Marie Curie action for researcher mobility under the Sixth Framework Programme (FP6) will take place in Paris, France, on 7 June.
The event will provide methodological tools and useful guidance on how to write a competitive proposal for this action area. Presentations will be made by a former European Commission official who worked in this area.

2. 3rd NEXUS IP and NoE Meeting, July 4-5, 2005, Budapesta, Hungary
Contact: Rob Turner, NEXUS, E-Mail:

3. "NANOSENSING: Science and Technology for High Tech Industry", July 7 – 8, 2005, Roma, Italy


IEEE-NANO 2005 , 11 - 15 July 2005, Nagoya, Japan

5. International Conference on Multi-Material Micro Manufacture (4M), 29 June - 1 July, 2005, Karlshuhe, Germany

6. ESONN, European School on Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies, 21 August - 9 September 2005, Grenoble, France
This course is aimed at providing training for graduate students, postdoctoral and senior scientists from European universities and laboratories in the field of NANOSCIENCES and NANOTECHNOLOGIES in Physics or Biology. Contact:;

7. The NEXUS User Supplier Club for Medical Devices- USC Members Meeting, Medical Devices for Rehabilitation workshop, Tuesday, July 12 th 2005

8. ELSO 2005 , September 3- 6, 2005, Dresden, Germany
Deadline for abstracts: July 15, 2005

9. DfMM Summer School, 5-7 September 2005, Montpellier, France

Further details of the technical programme will be published later. Meanwhile, please register your interest by sending an email message to: with "DfMM Summer School" as the subject.
Contact: George Bell, ISLI, Scotland. E-mail:

10. MNE 2005 International Conference on Micro- and Nano-Engineering, September 19-22, 2005, Vienna, Austria
Deadline for abstracts: June 12, 2005
Micro- and Nano-Engineering (MNE) is an international conference on micro- and nanofabrication using lithography and related techniques. The conference brings together engineers and scientists from all over the world to discuss recent progress and future trends in the fabrication and applications of micro- and nanostructures. On average the MNE conference has 300–400 participants. The conference proceedings are published in Microelectronic Engineering (Elsevier).

11. ESF-EMBO Symposia onProbing the Molecular Basis of Protein Function through Chemistry, 29 October - 3 November 2005, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain
Deadline for applications and abstracts: July 1, 2005

12. Short Course on Microsystems Technology (MST)- NanoTech-Montreux 2005 European Conference on Micro & Nanoscale Technologies for the Biosciences , 13-14 November, 2005 , Montreux, Switzerland

This unique Conference at the frontier of MicroNano Tech and Bio applications will feature high level invited speakers as well as selected presentation on current topics related to micro- and nanotechnologies in the biosciences.
Deadline for abstracts: June 30, 2005