The NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA) returns to Washington DC on Thursday, June 15th for our 16th Annual Conference! Join us as we welcome leading experts from private industry who are commercializing nanomaterials; representatives from government agencies and public policy leaders.


NanoBCA Members at 2016 NanoBusiness Conference on June 14th.


K&L Gates
1601 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-1600


8:00-8:45 Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:00 Opening Remarks
Vincent Caprio
, Executive Director, NanoBCA

9:00-9:30 Doyle Edwards, Director, Government Programs, Brewer Science

9:30-10:00 Nanoengineering Always Nurtures Obsolescence
Jim Phillips
, Chairman & CEO, NanoMech Corporation

10:00-10:30 James Williams, Strategy + Communications Director, Nanotronics Imaging

10:30-11:00 Scott Rickert, Chairman & CEO, PEN Inc

11:00-11:30 Marketing and Selling Nanotechnology
Mark Shaw
, CEO, UltraTech International, Inc.

11:30-Noon  Evolving TSCA Reporting Obligations for Nanoscale Materials
Lynn L. Bergeson
, Managing Director, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Noon-1:00 Lunch

1:00-1:20 Scott Livingston, Chairman & CEO, Livingston Securities LLC

1:20-1:40 Lisa Friedersdorf, Director, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office

1:40-2:00 Streamlining the Life Cycle Analysis of Advanced Materials to Promote Safe and Rapid Nano-Based Product Commercialization
Jonathon Brame
, Research Environmental Engineer, Environmental Lab, US ERDC

2:00-2:20 Marco Curreli, PhD, Executive Director and Founder, OMNI NANO

2:20-2:40 Dmitri Aronov, General Manager OCSiAl USA, Business Development, OCSiAl LLC

2:40-3:00 Viktor Vejins, President & CEO, Nano-C

3:00-3:20 Penelope Salmons, President, Fibrtec Inc

3:20-3:40 Jodi Chase, CEO, FullScaleNANO

3:40-4:00 Anil R. Diwan, PhD, President & Chairman, NanoViricides, Inc.

4:00-4:20  Michael Weiner, Founder & New Business Director, Lumineu, Inc.
Aaron Cohen, CEO, Lumineu, Inc.

4:20-4:40 Impediments to Recognizing Cybersecurity Risk
Jonathan Litchman
, Founder, The Providence Group

4:40-5:00 FBI: Economic Espionage Program

5:00-6:00 Post-Conference Networking

Speakers for the 16th Annual NanoBusiness Conference include:

HOTEL – We have secured a hotel room block:

Fairfield Inn & Suites Washington DC/Downtown
500 H Street NW
Washington  DC  20001

Room rate: $299 per night

Reservations: Click here to reserve your room online

Room Block Group Name: Nano

Hotel Inquiries Contact:
Paige Blankenship
Direct: 202-697-4005


EPA to Host Meeting and Solicit Comments on Assignment and Application of Unique Identifiers under TSCA Section 14
Bergeson & Campbell – Regulatory Developments

World’s largest nanotechnology research facility being developed in China, reports official media
Business Insider India


Nanosensor Manufacturing Workshop: Finding Better Paths to Products
June 13-14, 2017
National Science Foundation, Stafford II, Room 555
Arlington VA
NNCO Contact
Dr. Lisa Friedersdorf
Director, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO)

TSCA Reform – One Year Later
June 27, 2017
9:00am – 4:30pm
George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health
Washington, DC


Please join our roster of Corporate Members. For further information, please contact Vincent Caprio or 203-733-1949 to discuss.


We encourage individuals interested in continuing our efforts to provide information in regard to emerging technologies to become Individual Members of the NanoBCA. Individual Membership includes participation on our monthly conference call. Our next call is on Thursday, May 25th at 2PM ET. Click here to become a NanoBCA Individual Member. The annual Individual Membership fee is $150.

Looking forward to seeing you on June 15th in DC!