Invited Speakers

Jesse Maassen
Dalhousie University (Canada)

First-principles transport modeling of thermoelectrics: the unusual case of germanium telluride

Balla Diop Ngom
University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar (Senegal)

Vanadium dioxide/activated expanded graphite composite and carbon-vanadium oxynitride for high performance asymmetric supercapacitor

Dominik Bresser
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)

Alternative Lithium-Ion Storage Mechanisms of Nanostructured Transition Metal Oxides

Yifan Chen
The University of Waikato (New Zealand)

Bio-inspired Self-regulated In-vivo Computation for Smart Cancer Detection

Mahla Poudineh
University of Waterloo (Canada)

Continuous detection of glucose and insulin using a device-driven approach.        

Viktoriia Babicheva
University of New Mexico (USA)

Transdimensional photonic lattices with multipole Mie-resonant nanoantennas

Paul O'Brien
York University (Canada)

Novel Spectrally Selective Mirrors and Optical Cavities for Thermophotovoltaic Systems

Jordi Arbiol
ICREA and ICN2 (Spain)

Nanowire networks at atomic scale: from growth mechanisms to local properties            

Francois Perreault
Arizona State University (USA)

Novel nano-enabled membrane systems for sustainable water treatment and desalination

Bo Cui
University of Waterloo (Canada)

Nanofabrication on non-flat irregular surfaces

Thomas Webster
Northeastern University (USA)

Two Decades of Commercializing Nanomedicine: Real Products Helping Real People

Sara Mahshid
McGill University (Canada)

Nanosurface platforms based on 2D and 3D nanostructures for optical/electrical sensing

Keith Morton
National Research Council Canada (Canada)

Vivid Plasmonic Colours on Nanostructured Plastic Substrates

Peter Grutter
McGill University (Canada)

Measuring dynamics with atomic force microscopy

Antonio Di Bartolomeo
University of Salerno (Italy)

Electrical transport in two-dimensional PdSe2 and MoS2 nanosheets

Diego Ghezzi
EPFL (Switzerland)

POLYRETINA: an injectable, wide-field, and photovoltaic epi-retinal prosthesis

Ron Naaman
Weizmann Institute (Israel)

Chiral Molecules and the Electron’s Spin- A Venue for New Magnetic in Bio Systems

John D. Tovar
Johns Hopkins University (USA)

Electronic processes within pi-conjugated peptidic nanomaterials  

Tzahi Cohen-Karni
Carnegie Mellon University (USA)

Forming input/output (I/O) interfaces with excitable cells and tissue using nanocarbons

Mark Hersam
Northwestern University (USA)

Emerging Neuromorphic Devices Based on Two-Dimensional Materials

Suzanne Smith
University of Pretoria (South Africa)

Printed functionality for point-of-need diagnostics in resource-limited settings

Omar Tantawi
Purdue University (USA)

Evolution of Smartphones Metal Content with its Fast-Improving Functionalities

John T.W. Yeow
University of Waterloo (Canada)

A Dual-Frequency Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer (CMUT) for Vapor Detection

Christine Demore
Sunnybrook Research Institute (Canada)

Bio-derived Gas Vesicle Nano Structures for Ultrasound Contrast Imaging

Jiming Bao
University of Houston (USA)

Photoacoustic laser streaming: principle and applications

Neha Tiwari
NIIT University (India)

Multi Layered Hybrid Quantum Dot LEDs:  A stride towards cleaner greener and safe lighting Solution for Display Devices

Feng Xiong
University of Pittsburgh (USA)

Electrochemical Dynamic Synapses with Programmable Spatio-Temporal Dynamics