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Nanotechnology Innovation Summit

Nanotechnology Innovation Summit

The Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI), in cooperation with the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO), today announced a National Nanotechnology Innovation Summit to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI), to be held December 8-10, 2010 at the Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. The event, organized by the NSTI, will serve as a forum for nanotechnology innovators, investors, policy makers, and leading developers and integrators of the country's companies.

The Summit's keynote speakers and programs include:

* John Holdren, Policy Director for the White House Office of Science and Technology and Science and Technology Advisor to President Barack Obama

* John Marburger, former Policy Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology and Science and Technology Advisor to President George W. Bush

* Neal Lane, former Director of Policy in the White House Office of Science and Technology and Science and Technology Advisor to President Bill Clinton

* Francis S. Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

* Patrick D. Gallagher, Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

* Zachary J. Lemnios, Director of Defense Research and Engineering, Ministry of Defense

* Clayton Teague, Director of the National Nanotechnology Coordinating Office

Source: Nanotech Now


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