Nano Industrial Impact Workshop

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center
Washington, DC, U.S.A.


Industrial Impact Workshops are designed to educate participants in both state-of-art technologies and industry interests. Through a One-Day Intensive Program, all courses are presented by leading experts in their respective fields, including industrial guest speakers where applicable.

Short Courses

Technology Commercialization

Michael Pratt, Boston University

Materials Characterization Methods: Overview, Insights and Applications

Dalia Yablon, SurfaceChar LLC
Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota

Micro & Bio Fluidics: Lab-on-Chip

Kwang W. Oh, State University of New York at Buffalo

2D and 3D Printing: Technology Overview, Industrial Applications and Challenges

Kock-Yee Law, Research and Innovative Solutions
Steve Ready, Palo Alto Research Center

Structured Materials: Industrial Applications

Fiona Case, NSTI


Thomas E. Twardowski, Integra Life Sciences Corporation

One and two dimensional crystalline materials: industrial applications

Meyya Meyyappan, NASA Ames Research Center
Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, France

Who Should Attend

These introductory- to intermediate- level courses are suitable for: Managers, Practicing Engineers in R&D, Industrial Scientists on a decision-making level, Executives seeking strategic planning insight, Policy Makers with some technical background, and Academic Researchers developing a strong nano program.