September 2018


The organizers would like to thank Institutional Partners and Sponsors for their valuable contribution.


International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL), Braga Portugal,

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal,



Since founding in 1946, We supplied vacuum pumps to the high-tech industry, as well as been involved in the ski resort business to engineer and manufacture snow making systems as the first Japanese company to meet the needs of the times. We have also more recently entered into the winery business in the beautiful natural surroundings of Nagano, Japan.

Best Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM) PRIZE - EpiVALENCE

EpiValence are proud to have supported numerous events during the project and we will be there again with a stand to enable all users to come and talk about their precursor requirements (current...

Prize for best STSM

We are happy to announce that a prize will be awarded at the HERALD Summit next week for the best STSM project, based on those attending and presenting their STSM work at the Summit.  This prize has been kindly sponsored by Epivalence.  You can find descriptions of HERALD collaborations and projects on the website - if your STSM project is not listed there yet, please add it by logging in and using the Add Content button in the top menu bar.

Add your publications and win cash!

The company Beneq is generously sponsoring a substantial cash prize that will be awarded at the HERALD Summit next week for the best HERALD publication.  The winning paper will be chosen from the HERALD co-authored publications that are posted on this webpage by the deadline of 12 noon CET this Friday 21st September.  To be in with a chance for your and your co-authors to win this prize, act now and post your publication if it has been co-authored by at least two HERALD participants from two different countries.  Benefit from HERALD must be acknowledged in the paper.  To post your paper, simply log in to the HERALD website and select Add Content - Publication from the topmost menu bar.