Flashback: ICNF first edition

This year edition of ICNF is the second one. First time that Fibrenamics promoted the International Conference on Natural Fibers it took place in Guimarães, a city on the north of Portugal where one of University of Minho campus is located (the other one is in Braga).

From 9 to 11 June 2013, participants from companies, universities, technologic and research groups as well as users got together to debate the advantages and potential developments on “Sustainable materials for advanced applications”. Main conclusions, and other videos of this event are available on Fibrenamics channel on youtube.

In this past edition, Fibrenamics also promoted the AWARD, and Marko Likon, from Slovenia won the contest with “Use of polar seed fibers as advanced materials for production of super sorbents and insulation materials”.

ICNF 2013 summary

222 participants from 37 diferent countries

149 oral presentations

70 poster presentations

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