Nanotech Middle East 2017

Conference and Exhibition

4 - 6 December 2017
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre

The Nanotech Event's Organizers

Following the success of the last edition as Nanotech Dubai and to meet the participants' expectations, Nanotech Middle East is held from 2017 on an annual basis in the main trading and business hub in the Middle East and the surrounding region; the city of Dubai.

Strengths of Dubai City

  • Density of academic skateholders and professionals,
  • Recognition of Dubai for the quality of infrastructure, collaborative and technology transfer for the region,
  • Geographical area: Business and trading crossorad for the region and globally.

Organised By:

SETCOR Conferences & Events

The Science, Engineering, Technology Conferences Organizers ("SETCOR") organizes multidisciplinary conferences and Exhibitions for academics and professionals in the fields of science, engineering, medicine, energy and environment.

For Dubai, SETCOR organizes the Nanotech Middle East and it’s joint events Biotech Middle East and Surtech Middle East. Globally, our team is the organizer of the conferences and Exhibitions: Nanotech France, Biotech France, European Graphene Forum – EGF, Smart Materials and Surfaces – SMS, SurfCoat Korea, NanoMetrology and NanoMatEn. For further details about these events, please visit our web site

Saudi Chemical Society

Saudi Chemical Society is a scientific Association established in 1989 as the official chemical society registered under King Saud University with total member more than 2,000 active members and access to more than 10,000 Chemists and Chemical Specialist in field.

Gulf Chemists Union

The union was set as part of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) under the name “Gulf Chemists Union (GCU) ” and it includes the unions, associations, societies and concerned bodies in the field of chemistry with a list of targets to achieve.

In Partnership With:

The Masdar Institute

The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology is an independent, research-driven, graduate-level university focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies. 

Established in 2007 with the ongoing support and cooperation of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Masdar Institute integrates theory and practice to incubate a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. With its world-class faculty and top-tier students, the institute is committed to finding solutions to the challenges of clean energy and climate change through education and research.

Masdar Institute offers eight master’s degree programmes based on the U.S. graduate education system. Students from more than 40 countries bring a diverse spectrum of backgrounds, interests and talents to the university community.

Serving as a key pillar of innovation and human capital, Masdar Institute remains fundamental to Abu Dhabi’s core objectives of developing a knowledge economy and finding solutions to the toughest global challenges.

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KAUST is a graduate research university of science and technology renowned by global benchmarks.


KAUST aspires to be a destination for scientific and technological education and research. By inspiring discoveries to address global challenges, we strive to serve as a beacon of knowledge that bridges people and cultures for the betterment of humanity.


KAUST advances science and technology through distinctive and collaborative research integrated with graduate education. We are a catalyst for innovation, economic development and social prosperity in Saudi Arabia and the world.

We exist for the pursuit and advancement of scientific knowledge and its broad dissemination and benevolent application. We strive to enhance the welfare of society with a special focus on four areas of global significance – food, water, energy and the environment.