Today we would like to announce the final agenda for our Nanomanufacturing Summit 2013/12th Annual NanoBusiness Conference, October 15-17th at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.  Click here to view the entire Program.







REGISTER TODAY – 3 Day Program $500
Please remember to register for the Philadelphia conference ASAP.  Seating is limited.

Included in our line-up are the following Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Rutledge Ellis-Behnke, PhD, Research Affiliate, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, MIT/Prof, University of Heidelberg/Director, Nanomedicine Translational Think Tank
Dr. Anita Goel, MD, Ph.D., Chairman & CEO, Nanobiosym
Jim Phillips, Chairman/CEO, NanoMech, Inc.
Lynn L. Bergeson, Managing Director, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
Ram Trichur, Carbon Electronics Business Development Manager, Brewer Science
Scott Livingston, Chairman & CEO, Livingston Securities
Dr. Larry Hough, Lab Manager: Complex Assemblies of Soft Matter Laboratory (COMPASS UMI 3254), Corporate Research & Innovation, Solvay
Jeffrey H. Rosedale, Partner, Woodcock Washburn LLP

Please join us on Wednesday evening for a Reception at the new Singh Center for Nanotechnology.

Penn Celebrates Opening of Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology
Penn News


Paul Clayson, President & CEO, HzO Inc.
David J. Arthur, CEO, SouthWest NanoTechnologies Inc.
Joe Piche, CEO, Eikos
Dan Russell, Senior Vice President, Manufacturing & Operations, Pixelligent Technologies, LLC
Scott Jacobs, Vice President Product Development, Treasurer & Director, Quantum Confined

Nanomedicine/Research Centers – The Role of Innovation
Jason H. Sakamoto, Ph.D., Co-Chair, Assistant Member, Department of Nanomedicine, Houston Methodist Research Institute
Steve Klemm, Chief Science Officer, Leonardo BioSystems
Anthony P. Green, Vice President, Technology Commercialization Group – Life Sciences and Ben Franklin Director, The Nanotechnology Institute & Energy Commercialization Institute
Robert. D. “Skip” Rung, President and Executive Director, Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute
Dr. Wei Wang, Research Scientist, Amorphyx, Inc.
Dr. Sean Muir, Senior Research Scientist, Amorphyx, Inc.


Nanobiotechnology Commercialization
Anthony P. Green, Vice President, Technology Commercialization Group – Life Sciences and Ben Franklin Director, The Nanotechnology Institute & Energy Commercialization Institute
Peter I. Lelkes, Temple University & Eqalix LLC
Prof. Tony Jun Huang, CTO, Ascent Bio-Nanotechnologies, Inc.
Bernardo Cordovez, President, Optofluidics

Nanotechnology and the Law
Michael J. Sullivan, Partner, Womble, Carlyle, Sandridge and Rice
Linda D. Dell, MS, Senior Science Manager; Environ Corp., Amherst, MA
Donald Ewert, IH, VP-Field Services, nanoTox, Inc.

NEW to the event this year is a track focusing on Graphene Development & Commercialization.

Developing Graphene: Standards, Tools, Nomenclature
Dr. Alan Rae, Co-founder, Graphene Stakeholders Association
Dr. Andrew Pollard, Research Scientist, National Physical Laboratory
Dr. Toby Sainsbury, Research Scientist, National Physical Laboratory
Dr. Angela Hight Walker, Senior Scientist, NIST

Graphene Production: Recipes for Success
Keith Blakely, Co-founder, Graphene Stakeholders Association
Dr. Elena Polyakova, Founder and CEO, Graphene Labs
Ray Gibbs, Commercial Director, Haydale
John Biondi, CEO, Xolve

Graphene Roadmap – Innovation and Commercialization Prospects
Stephen Waite, Co-founder, Graphene Stakeholders Association
Mike Patterson, CEO, Graphene Frontiers
Jon Myers, CEO, Graphene Technologies

Harris & Harris Group, Inc. Focus on Biology+ In New Investments

For 3 Nobel Winners, a Molecular Mystery Solved
New York Times

This 1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows that the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers

Singh Center for Nanotechnology to be collaboration hub
The Daily Pennsylvanian

Nanotechnology OEHS Training

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Our Professional Development programs are designed to provide attendees with the tools and experience needed to create Nanotechnology OEHS programs.  Upcoming Academy venues include:
Oct. 28-30, 2013 – Austin, Texas (Full Boot Camp)
Nov. 8, 2013 – Cleveland, Ohio (Seminar)
Nov. 11, 2013 – Frederica, Delaware (Mini Boot Camp)

We encourage individuals interested in continuing our efforts to provide information in regard to emerging technologies to become individual members of the NanoBCA.  Click here to become a NanoBCA Individual Member.  The annual Individual Membership fee is $100.

Looking forward to seeing you in Philadelphia.


Vincent Caprio “Serving the Nanotechnology Community for Over a Decade”
Executive Director
NanoBusiness Commercialization Association