Tuesday 21st July 2020, 2.00pm (BST)

We hosted a free webinar on what steps the Nanotechnology Industry can take now to prepare for a post-Covid rebuild? With key speakers from Graphene@Manchester, Nanotechnology Industry Association, Cerion Nanomaterials and Promethean Particles.

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Key questions covered:

  • What has changed for nanotechnology manufacturing as a result of the pandemic? How can companies overcome the current economic challenges?
  • How might things be rebuilt in a new form? Which industries are likely to transform and how can nanotechnology form part of the recovery post-Covid?
  • How can nanotechnology organisations expedite nanomaterial production scale-up?

Moderator and Panellists:


  • James Baker, CEO, Graphene@Manchester


  • Dr Claire Skentelbery, Director General, Nanotechnology Industry Association
  • Landon Mertz, CEO, Cerion Nanomaterials
  • Dr Selina Ambrose, Technical Manager, Promethean Particles

Reasons to view:

  • Find out what has changed for nanomaterials as a result of Covid-19 and hear from your peers who are finding new ways to succeed
  • Hear from our expert panel sharing insight on the challenges of scale-up and how to avoid the ‘valley of death’
  • Share ideas with others on what the world might look like after Covid-19 and how nanomaterials can contribute in practical terms
  • Understand what changes are likely from policy and funding shifts as a result of the pandemic and Brexit


  • The webinar will take place on Zoom and last 1 hour 15 mins including questions
  • This webinar will be an open discussion between panellists and we expect it to be highly interactive; including audience polls, dedicated Q&A time and the opportunity to share your own insight with peers
  • Q&A will be open throughout but all questions will be explored at the end
  • Joining instructions will be shared after registration