The intent of the forum is to foster collaboration and potential partnerships among federal laboratories, academia, and the private sector in the Washington, DC-Metro area. Topics include nanotechnology biomedical applications, advanced materials and manufacturing, and nanoelectronics; commercializing emerging technologies; and how to connect with regional resources: federal labs, universities, and private sector.
8:30-8:45 Opening Remarks
8:45-9:10 Keynote: Critical Bridges for Nanotechnology Innovation
Travis Earles, Co-chair, Subcommittee on Nanoscale Science, Engineering & Technology
9:15-10:30 Plenary Panel Session on Nanotechnology
10:30-10:45 Break, Poster Session, Nanaotech Breakout
10:45-12:00 Nanotechnology Concurrent Sessions
Biomedical Application of Nanotechnology
12:00- 1:15 Lunch, Networking
1:15-2:15 Industry Reflections on Nanotechnology
2:15-2:40 Commercializing Emerging Technologies: How to Establish a Business in Emerging Technologies Such as Nanotechnology
2:40-3:00 How to Connect With Regional Resources: Federal Labs, Universities, Private Sector
3:00-3:30 Next Steps, Upcoming Events, Networking
3:30-5:00 Tour of NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology
Additional presentations are available online via the Federal Laboratory Consortium.
Start Date: Monday, September 13, 2010
End Date: Monday, September 13, 2010
Location: NIST, Gaithersburg, MD
Audience: Industry, Government, Academia
Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC)
Registration is now closed for this event.
Cathleen Cohn, Marketing & Outreach Specialist