CNPEM is a non -profit organization that develops research in the fileds of advanced materials, nanotechnology, biosciences and bioethanol. It is located in Campinas' High Technology Center and it is comprised of the National Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS), the National Biosciences Laboratory (LNBio) , the National Nanotechnology Laboratory (LNNano) and the National Laboratory of Science and Technology of Bioethanol (CTBE) .

Most of its funding comes from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, but it also receives significant input from other sources, including Brazilian research agencies and international institutions.

BRAGFOST2016 will take place at LNLS's main auditorium.

Address: R. Giuseppe Máximo Scolfaro, 10000 - Polo II de Alta Tecnologia
Campinas - SP - CEP 13083-970

Phone +55 19 35121010