Professor Sir Mark Welland, the Head of the Nanoscience Centre at the University of Cambridge, UK, will be speaking on ‘Hype or Opportunity? The evolution of new technologies’ at the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce on April 4 at 9a.m.
A world-renowned authority in Nanoscience, Sir Mark was also an advisor to the UK Ministry of Defense, and will highlight the importance of Research and Development in the growth of the GDP of a nation. The speech will provide an opportunity to gather some useful insights into some of the new technologies available globally which may be relevant to industries. He will also illustrate the importance of using R&D as a way to keep ahead of the competition.
The event is held under the auspices of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Research and the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce.
Please contact Ms. Maheshi Fernando on 0769739174 or Nazila Thajudeen on 0115588830 for further information.