FM&NT-2017

Project


Project summary

The international conference ‘Functional materials and Nanotechnologies-2017’ was held in Tartu, Estonia in April, 24 – 27, 2017.

The scope of the conference covers experimental and theoretical research on functional materials, nanotechnology, optical materials, novel characterization methods, low dimensional systems and sustainable energy technologies.

The welcome party took place in Physicum, Tartu University.
Next three days (25.­-27.04) was filled with plenary, oral and poster presentations in the field of materials science, nanotechnology and sustainable energetics.
26.04.2017, the delegates had possibility to visit Estonain National Museum

Project coal
To reduce the seasonality of the tourism in Estonia.
To increase the visibility of Tartu as a center of science and high education.

Project results

In the conference participated 113 delegates from abroad (20 different countries), 57 delegates from Estonia. 16 invited lectures, 34 oral and 108 poster presentations was held.
The influence on hotel business was 361 additional overnight stayings by the FM&NT-2017 conference delegates.
Project support

Support by European Union, European Regional Developement Fund in amount 30 000 EUR.