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TechBoost!2015 "Light in the nano world"

INVITATION – TechBoost! 2015 – Tuesday April 28, 5PM, UGent Plateau building, Plateaustraat 22, Gent 

AIG, IVPV and the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture of UGent organize the TechBoost!2015 in collaboration with Plateau – UGent Photonics Innovation Center.

On the occasion of the International Year of Light 2015, TechBoost! will focus on light in the nano world. TechBoost!2015 will again be the place-to-be to get inspired and to network.

TechBoost! – program* (Plateau building)

·         17:00-18:30 “State-of-the-art photonics research at UGent, a selection”

o    Photonics Research @ UGent – overview   (dr. Ir. Danaë Delbeke)

o    Luminescent materials and the lighting of the future (Prof. Philippe Smet)

o    Stretchable Photonics (Prof. Geert Van Steenberge)

o    Liquid crystals, more than displays  (Prof. Jeroen Beeckman)

·         18:30-19:30: sandwiches

·         19:30-21:00: TechBoost keynote talk by Prof. Roel Baets “Light in the nano world”

·         21:00: demonstrations by the UGent photoncs spin-offs and UGent photonics labs and network drink

* all talks will be in English

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