AoA Community Building 2017

​The annual "Area of Advance: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology" community building activity will take place 21-23 August. Join us, present your work and get the best cross-disciplinary Nano-feedback and inspiration possible at Chalmers!
The community building activity includes a broad scientific programme with lectures, a poster exhibition, and discussions in combination with team building and networking. You can get an impression of last year's event here: Community Building Event 2016 (Video)
When: 21–23 August 2017
Where: Strandberg Falkenberg (
Last day of registration: 16 June 2017
Last day of poster abstract submission: 18 June 2017

Confirmed speakers:
Mathieu Kociak, Physics, Nanoplasmonics and Nanooptics, (LPS, Université Paris Sud). 
Luisa deCola, Supramolecular and Biomaterial Chemistry, (Institut SIS, Université de Strasbourg).
Peter Nordlander, Physics, Nanoparticles and Nanophotonics, (Rice University, TX).
Jeremy Levy, Physics, Oxide nanoelectronics and nanotransport, (University Pittsburgh, PA).

The event is free of charge, but registration is required at the latest by June 16. For PhD students and PostDocs submission of a poster abstract and participation in the poster exhibition at the event is mandatory. Registered participants who do not appear at the conference will be charged 500 SEK. If you have registered but are unable to come please contact the organisation committee ( up until July 18.
The Organising Committee:

For questions about the conference, send an email to

Published: Wed 22 Mar 2017. Modified: Fri 24 Mar 2017