The NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA) returns to Washington DC on Thursday, June 15th for our 16th Annual Conference! Join us as we welcome leading experts from private industry who are commercializing nanomaterials; representatives from government agencies and public policy leaders.


K & L Gates
1601 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-1600

NanoBCA Members at 2016 NanoBusiness Conference on June 14th.


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8:00-8:45 Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:00 Opening Remarks
Vincent Caprio
, Executive Director, NanoBCA

9:00-9:30 Growing the IOT: Leveraging Carbon-Based Nanotechnology to Create High-Performance Sensors
Doyle Edwards
, Director, Government Programs, Brewer Science

9:30-10:00  Nanoengineering Always Nurtures Obsolescence
Jim Phillips
, Chairman & CEO, NanoMech Corporation

10:00-10:30  Utilities for Scale
James Williams
, Strategy + Communications Director, Nanotronics Imaging

10:30-11:00   Time to Jumpstart Nanotech Small Business Growth
Scott Rickert
, Chairman & CEO, PEN Inc.

11:00-11:30  Marketing and Selling Nanotechnology
Mark Shaw
, CEO, UltraTech International, Inc.

11:30-Noon  Evolving TSCA Reporting Obligations for Nanoscale Materials
Lynn L. Bergeson
, Managing Director, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Noon-1:00  Lunch

1:00-1:20  Wall Street Review
Scott Livingston
, Chairman & CEO, Livingston Securities LLC

1:20-1:40  Engaging with the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office: Efforts to Promote Commercialization and Build Future Workforce
Lisa Friedersdorf
, Director, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office

1:40-2:00   Environmental Life Cycle Assessment for a Carbon Nanotube-Based Printed Electronic Sensor Platform, discussing our current progress in using Eco-LCA to help with the optimization of the manufacture of CNT-based electronic sensors
Dr. Mark Chappell
, Research Environmental Engineer, Environmental Lab, US ERDC

2:00-2:20  Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientist, Engineers, and Entrepreneur of Nanotechnology
Marco Curreli
, PhD, Executive Director and Founder, OMNI NANO

2:20-2:40  Innovative Industrial Applications of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes
Dmitri Aronov
, General Manager OCSiAl USA, Business Development, OCSiAl LLC

2:40-3:00  Commercialization of Nanostructured Carbon
Viktor Vejins
, President & CEO, Nano-C

3:00-3:20  Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials: Barriers in the Journey to Market Up
Penelope Salmons
, President, Fibrtec Inc

3:20-3:40  Chicago Cubs & Nano Material: Measuring Success
Jodi Chase
, CEO, FullScaleNANO

3:40-4:00  NanoViricides' Highly Effective and Safe (Preclinical Data) Topical Drug Candidate Against Shingles is Getting Close to Regulatory Trials; Opens Up An Array of New Indications in Herpecide Program Alone
Anil Diwan
, PhD, President & Chairman, NanoViricides, Inc

4:00-4:20  How Nanowaves Trigger Healing Non-Invasively for Alzheimer's (as shown in human studies)
-Michael Weiner
, Founder & New Business Director, Lumineu, Inc.
-Aaron Cohen, CEO, Lumineu, Inc.

4:20-4:40  Barry M. Hartman, Partner, K&L Gates

4:40-5:00  FBI: Economic Espionage Program

5:00-6:00  Post-Conference Networking


Presentation Materials for SEMI/NanoBCA Webcast on New Regulatory Requirements for Nanoscale Materials Under the U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)

I would like to share with you the presentation materials from the June 1st SEMI Webcast on New Regulatory Requirements for Nanoscale Materials Under the U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). NanoBCA was a co-sponsor of the webcast.

The webcast presentation materials are available for download from the SEMI website here:


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Fairfield Inn & Suites Washington DC/Downtown
500 H Street NW
Washington, DC. 20001

Room rate: $299 per night

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