NNCO to host free webinar for small- and medium-sized nanotechnology businesses

(Nanowerk News) The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) will hold the second in a series of free webinars focusing on the experiences, successes, and challenges for small- and medium-sized nanotechnology businesses and on issues of interest to the nanotechnology business community on Wednesday May 20, 2015 from 2-3pm EDT.
Speakers at the event will include:
  • Dr. Ajay P. Malshe, Founder, Executive Vice President, and CTO of NanoMech. NanoMech has developed patented platform nanotechnology innovations in machining and manufacturing, lubrication and energy, adaptive chemistries for advanced textile coatings, metal surface coatings, biomedical implant coatings, and strategic military applications.
  • Dr. Matthew Putnam, CEO of Nanotronics Imaging. Nanotronics Imaging uses a convergence in computational processing, automation, and artificial intelligence algorithms to image and analyze materials at the nanoscale for development of new semiconconductors, medical devices, regenerative organs, and photovoltaics.
  • Who/Viewers
    Members of the small- and medium-sized nanotechnology business community, as well as interested members of the general public, media, academia, industry, NGOs, and Federal, state, and local governments are encouraged to participate.
    To engage in a dialogue about topics of interest to the small- and medium-sized nanotechnology business community through a free, online format. These webinars will inform topics for subsequent webinars for the SME community over the course of the year.
    Invited speakers will begin the event by providing an overview of their experiences, successes, and challenges in the nanotechnology SME space. This will be followed by a Q&A segment with members of the public. Questions for the panel can be submitted to [email protected] from now through the end of the webinar at 3pm on May 20, 2015.
    This webinar is free and open to the public with registration on a first-come, first-served basis. Click here to register now. Registration will be capped at 200 people. For those unable to watch the event live, the webcast, including closed captioning, will be posted on Nano.gov following the event.
    Source: National Nanotechnology Coordination Office
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