Today the NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA) is excited to share the Final Agenda for our:

18th Annual NanoBusiness Conference
Tuesday, June 4, 2019



K&L Gates
1601 K Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20006-1600

This year’s event will feature experts from private industry, representatives from government agencies, and public policy leaders who will address the opportunities and challenges in the ongoing commercialization of nanotechnology-based products and nanomaterials.


8:00-9:00  Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:30  Opening Remarks
– Vincent Caprio, Executive Director, NanoBCA
– Paul Stimers, Partner, K&L Gates
– Steve Waite, Author, Venture Investing in Science & Quantum Investing

9:30-10:00  Doyle Edwards, Director, Government Programs, Brewer Science

10:00-10:30  Matthew Putman, PhD, CEO, Nanotronics Imaging

10:30-11:00 Lisa Friedersdorf, PhD, Director, NNCO

11:00-11:30  Lynn L. Bergeson, Managing Director, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

11:30-12:15  Arthur Herman, PhD, Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute; New York Times Bestselling Author; Pulitzer Prize Finalist

12:15-1:00  Lunch

1:00-1:30  Jim Phillips, Chairman & CEO, Covenant Ventures

1:30-2:00  Penelope T. Salmons, President/COO, Fibrtec Inc

2:00-2:30  Hugues Jacquemin, CEO, OCSiAI LLC

2:30-3:00  Samuel Brauer, PhD, Principal, Nanotech Plus, LLC

3:00-3:30  Anis Rahman, PhD, Chief Technology Officer, Applied Research & Photonics, Inc

3:30-4:00  Marco Curreli, PhD, Founder & Executive Director, Omni Nano

4:00-4:30 Deb Newberry, CEO, Newberry Technologies

4:30-5:00  FBI: Economic Espionage Program – Topic: Intellectual Property Theft/Industrial Espionage

5:00-6:00  Post-Conference Networking

NanoBCA Interview Series

The NanoBCA Interview Series offers in-depth interviews with some of the key stakeholders influencing our nanotechnology community today. Many of these dynamic professionals will be participants at our 18th Annual NanoBusiness Conference. Below you will find links to interviews featuring:

Greg Schmergel
Co-Founder, Chairman & CEONantero, Inc.

Paul Stimers
K&L Gates

Arthur Herman, PhD
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
New York Times Bestselling Author
Pulitzer Prize Finalist


18th Annual NanoBusiness Conference Media Partner

Precision Nanomedicine

Questions in regard to the event may be directed to:
Vincent Caprio, Executive Director, NanoBCA

Our 18th Annual NanoBusiness Conference offers outstanding opportunities to connect with a diverse nanotechnology-related group of professionals in the heart of Washington DC.  We hope you will be able to join us!