NanoBusiness 2010 Returns To Chicago Next Week

(Nanowerk News) The NanoBusiness Alliance, the world's leading nanotechnology trade association, today announced the keynote schedule for next week's NanoBusiness 2010 conference (, which will be held at the McCormick Place, from September 27-28.
With presentations by more than 50 speakers over two days, NanoBusiness 2010 will feature conference tracks on topics including innovations in nanotechnology, commercialization strategies, IP, and environment, health and safety.
"We've designed this year's NanoBusiness conference to address the key issues facing our industry today," said Vincent Caprio, Executive Director, NanoBusiness Alliance and Event Director. "It's toward that end that we have assembled our largest and most prestigious group of keynote presenters to date."
This year's keynote lineup will feature presentations from the following leading practitioners in nanotechnology, finance, and government including:
Monday, September 27, 2010
  • Congressman, Daniel Lipinski, Chairman, Research & Science Education
  • Sean Murdock, CEO & Founder, Nanosonix
  • William Moffitt, President & CEO, Nanosphere
  • George Thompson – Government Programs Manager, Intel
  • Clayton Teague, Director, NNCO
  • George Scalise – President, Semiconductor Industry Association
  • Doug Jamison –CEO & Managing Director, Harris & Harris
  • Jurron Bradley – Director of Consulting, Lux Research
  • Tuesday, September 28, 2010
  • Don Thompson, President, Oil Sands Developers Group
  • William Wescott – VP Innovation, Veolia Environment
  • Mark LeChevallier – Director Innovation, American Water
  • Michael Shapiro – Deputy Assistant Administrator, US EPA Office of Water
  • Mark Shannon – Director of Water CAMPWS Center, U of Illinois
  • Fabien Cousteau – Explorer & Aquatic Environmentalist
  • For complete 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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