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The Clustermeeting 2018 of the funded projects of the current BMBF funding measure NanoCare and ERA NET SIINN will take place on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 9 am - 1 pm at the Dorint Hotel Neuss.


The cluster meeting will be held this year in the run-up to Nanotox2018 and thus offers the perfect opportunity to combine both events.

  • Date: September 18, 2018, 9 am - 1 pm
  • Venue: Dorint Hotel Neuss, Selikumer Strasse 25, 41460 Neuss, Germany (https://hotel-duesseldorf-neuss.dorint.com/en/)
  • Registration: at the registration page from DECHEMA (https://dechema.converia.de/frontend/index.php?sub=281)
  • Conference fee: free of charge for employees from projects with ongoing support in September 2018 (registration is required in any case, voucher codes were sent with the invitation), 69 € conference fee for all other guests
  • Hotel contingent: 119 € per person/night, booking code: NanoTox, Deadline 19 Aug 2018, limited number of rooms, please also check your usual booking websites for even cheaper offers
  • Preliminary programme:  Preliminary Programme_NanoCare_Clustertreffen2018


Further information can be found on the DaNa homepage here and on the registration homepage of DECHEMA here.

We look forward to welcoming you in Neuss!


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