Keynote Speakers

The following keynote speakers have so far confirmed their attendance at MIPOL2019.

  • Dimitrios N. Bikiarisexternal

  • Professor, Aristotle Universityof Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Synthesis and properties of novel polyesters prepared from furan dicarboxylic acid and vanillic acid biobased monomers

  • Francesco Cellesiexternal
  • Professor, Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy
  • Macromolecular design in nanomedicine. The role of polymer architecture and functionality in overcoming biological barriers

  • Gaetano Guerraexternal
  • Professor, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
  • Functional stereoregular polymers

  • Minna Hakkarainenexternal
  • Professor, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Carbon dot modified nanocomposites and hydrogels

  • Monika Österberg
  • Professor, Aalto University, Aalto, Finland
  • Novel functional materials from lignocellulosic polymers: surface engineering of nanoparticles and applications

  • Vitalyi Khutoryanskiyexternal
  • Professor, University of Reading, UK
  • Designing novel polymeric materials for transmucosal drug delivery

  • A. Dieter Schlüterexternal
  • Professor, ETH Zürig, Switzerland
  • 2D Polymers: synthesis in single crystals and on water

  • Nicola Tirelli
  • Professor, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova, Italy
  • Polysulfides as oxidation-sensitive macromolecules. Mechanisms and applications