Nanotechnology Innovations, Nanomedicine, Commercialization and Environmental, Health and Safety Issues to be Addressed at 9th Annual NanoBusiness 2010

(Nanowerk News) The NanoBusiness Alliance, the world's leading nanotechnology trade association, today announced details of its conference program for the 9th annual NanoBusiness 2010 conference and exhibition, which returns to Chicago in two weeks, being held at McCormick Place from September 27-28.
This year's conference has been streamlined to focus on the issues that are of top-line importance to the NanoBusiness Alliance's constituents, and include sessions on:
  • Innovations In Nanotechnology
  • Creating an Ecosystem for Nanotechnology Commercialization
  • Environmental, Health and Safety
  • Nanomedicine
  • The event will also address nanotechtology from a government perspective, including a National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) legislative update, and a look at the current regulatory environment.
    "In the year since our last NanoBusiness Conference, our industry has been faced with both new opportunities and challenges, and it's at our annual gatherings that leaders from the worlds of nanotechnology, finance and government come together to address these issues, and set the course for the year ahead," said Vincent Caprio, Executive Director, NanoBusiness Alliance and Event Director. "It's for this very reason that our NanoBusiness Conferences have become the industry's premiere events, and we look forward to welcoming our esteemed group of participants back to Chicago this month."
    NanoBusiness 2010 attendees will also have the opportunity to attend sessions at the co-located Water Innovations Alliance conference, which runs an additional day, through Wednesday, September 29th.
    For event details, including the conference schedule and registration information, please visit For information on exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Vincent Caprio ( at [email protected]
    About The NanoBusiness Alliance
    The NanoBusiness Alliance is the industry association for the emerging nanotechnology industry. Through its extensive network of leading startups, Fortune 500 companies, research institutions, non-governmental organizations and public-private partnerships, the Alliance shapes nanotechnology policy and helps accelerate the commercialization of nanotechnology innovations. The NanoBusiness Alliance has offices in Chicago, New York, Connecticut and Washington, DC. For more information, visit
    Source: NanoBusiness Alliance (press release)
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