250 visitors of all ages and knowledge levels attended the Explore Event held on Saturday 15th March 2015. Many of these visitors were brought up to date on a wide range of issues concerned with sustainable packaging when they visited the NewGenPak stand. Figure 1. The NewGenPak stand attracts interest from all age ranges. This [...]

Hai Zhang (ESR-10) and Sofiya Shopova (ESR-8) carried out a Marie Curie Ambassador activity in Valencia Polytechnic University on October 28th, 2014. More than 30 masters students from the department of Food Science participated. During the event, Hai and Sofiya promoted the Marie Curie ITN with a lecture and free discussion, encouraging the students to [...]

Qihao Tan has been interviewed about her work on the project by the official Szczecin portal.  Please see http://www.szczecin.eu/akademicki_szczecin/miedzynarodowa_wspolpraca_w_szczecinie.html for the full interview in Polish.

Poster presentations: ·  IFIB 2013 – 3rd Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy, Naples, October 22-23, 2013, Antibacterial activity of TiO2 on dip-coated papers for food contact packaging applications. ·  NanotechItaly2013 International Conference, Venice, November 27-29, 2013, Photoactive titanium dioxide for paper based packaging applications. Oral presentation: ·  European Paper Week, Brussels, November 26-28, 2013, Antibacterial photo-active [...]

Please see the article at http://pagora.grenoble-inp.fr/recherche/training-session-du-lgp2-pour-des-doctorants-de-newgenpak-a-grenoble-inp-pagora-562755.kjsp for more information about this event.

Green Future The Project “Green Future” is a collaboration between Karlstad University and schools in Karlstad and Värmland region, Sweden. The main target of this project is to introduce students at high schools in the field of natural sciences. This type of activity is designed for 12 – 16 years old children and in fact [...]

The second activity Marie Curie Ambassador Seema Saini undertook was in India in February 2013 where she spoke to the students of Bachelor and Master degrees in biotechnology and nanotechnology at the DCR University of Science and Technology in India. Here, the main objective was to advertise the prestigious European Scholarship in India and to [...]

As a Marie Curie Ambassador, Seema Saini (ESR5 from Grenoble INP Pagora) promotes Marie Curie Scholarships in France. Recently Seema motivated and encouraged the Students studying for a Masters degree in pulp and paper technology at Grenoble INP, France. As well as promoting Marie Curie, the main target was to introduce them to basic scientific [...]