I hope you are enjoying your summer.  Our nanotechnology community continues to be a driver in America’s economy and produce commercialization breakthroughs.  I hope you have a chance to read through the majority of these articles.


OCSiAl Unprecedented Deal for Sale of 100kg of SWCNT with ACN of Korea

Harris & Harris Group Portfolio Company D-Wave Systems Closes $28.4 Million Financing

IBM: Commercial Nanotube Transistors Are Coming Soon

Harris & Harris Group Invests in UberSeq, Inc.

Why Germany Dominates the U.S. in Innovation

Xanofi Launches “Reshaping” 3D Cell Scaffold – XanoMatrix ™

Flextronics Expands Open Innovation Platform with HzO Technology for Liquid and Corrosion Protection

NY Invests $135M in Nanotechnology Initiative with GE, Other Companies
Daily News

FY 2014: Ben Franklin Approved $6.6 Million in 37 Companies

10 Surprising Ways Nanotechnology is Climbing into Your Life


The National Nanotechnology Initiative Releases Progress Review on Environmental, Health & Safety Research

Federal Register Vol. 79 No. 99 Thursday, May 22, 2014Part IV Office of Management and Budget

FDA issues guidance to support the responsible development of nanotechnology products


NanoViricides, Inc. Grand Opening Ceremony
Monday, July 21, 2014
1 Controls Drive, Shelton, CT 06484
NanoViricides, Inc. has built Connecticut’s first and only nanomedicines product manufacturing facility in Shelton, CT.  To join them at the opening ceremony please RSVP at the following link http://www.nanoviricides.com/invitation.php

I will be speaking at the Advanced Design and Manufacturing Impact Forum on Sunday, August 17th:
Advanced Design and Manufacturing Impact Forum
Workshop – Scalable Nanomanufacturing: Benchmarks, Standards and Metrics for Fabrication and Integration of 3D Nanostructures
An ASME Event
August 17-20, 2014
Buffalo-Niagara Convention Center
Buffalo, NY

Sensor Fabrication, Integration, and Commercialization Workshop
Nanotechnology Signature Initiative
Nanotechnology for Sensors and Sensors for Nanotechnology:
Improving and Protecting Health, Safety, and the Environment
September 11-12, 2014
Room 375, Stafford I, National Science Foundation

Graphene World Summit
September 15-16, 2014
The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa
Berkeley, CA

Manufacturing Day
Friday, October 3, 2014

GE 2014 User Summit
Making the Industrial Internet Real
October 27-30, 2014
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort
Orlando, FL

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, July 31st at 2:PM ET.  Click here to become a NanoBCA Individual Member.  The annual Individual Membership fee is $100.

Enjoy the summer!  I am looking forward to seeing you this fall.


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