2011 Presenters

Ahmed Busnaina, Ph.D.

Director, NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing
Northeastern University

Dr. Ajay Malshe

Founder, Executive VP and Chief Technology Officer

Anil R. Diwan, Ph.D.

Chairman and President
NanoViricides, Inc.

Carrie Freeman

Director of sustainable business innovation
Intel Eco-Technology Office

Charles Geraci, Ph.D.

NIOSH Nanotechnology Research Center

Cheng Sun

NSF Center for Scalable and Integrated Nanomanufacturing

Christopher Soles, Ph.D

Group Leader, Electronics Materials Group, Polymers Division

Craig Bandes

Chief Executive Officer
Pixelligent Technologies

David A. Bunzow

Molecular Foundry User Program Manager
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

David C. Johnson

Rosaria Haugland Foundation Chair in Pure and Applied Chemistry
University of Oregon

David J. Arthur

Chief Executive Officer
SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc.

Dr. Derek A. Schorzman

Principal Process Engineer
Liquidia Technologies, Inc.

Doug Keszler

Founder/CSO of Inpria Corp.
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, Oregon State University

Douglas W. Jamison

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
Harris & Harris Group

Dr. Eeva Viinikka

Business Director, Programme Director
National Nanotechnology Cluster Programme, Culminatum Innovation Ltd Oy

Fern Phillips O'Brian

Partner, Thompson Hine LLP

Frank Ignazzitto

Vice President, Government Business
QD Vision, Inc

George Thompson, Ph.D.

Government Programs Manager

Griffith A. Kundahl

Executive Director
Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (“COIN”)

Henning Richter

Director of Materials Synthesis Research

Hong Guo

Vice President

J. Steven Rutt

Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP

James M. Hussey

Chief Executive Officer, member of the Board of Directors

James Watkins

Director, NSF Center for Hierarchical Manufacturing
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jayesh Doshi

Founder, eSpin Technologies, Inc.

Jeffrey H. Rosedale, Ph.D.

Partner, Woodcock Washburn

Dr. Jeffrey Morse

Managing Director
National Nanomanufacturing Network

Jess Jankowski

President & Chief Executive Officer
Nanophase Technologies Corporation

Jill Becker, Ph.D.

Cambridge NanoTech

Jim Alwood

Program Manager, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics' Chemical Control Division
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Jim Phillips

Chairman / Chief Executive Officer

Joe Piche

CEO, Eikos

John Mitchell

Partner, Thompson Hine LLP

Judith Giordan

Partner, ecosVC

Julie L. Heinrich, Ph.D.

Director of Law and Intellectual Property
Plextronics, Inc.

Dr. Kamen Nikolov

Chief Financial Officer
NanoWorld Holding AG

Kenneth T. Moss

Nanotech Team Leader, USEPA
New Chemicals Management Branch, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics

Laura Faulconer, Ph.D.

Director of Innovation Projects
Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN)

Lynn L. Bergeson

Managing Director
Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Mark A. Banash, Ph.D.

Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs
Nanocomp Technologies, Inc.

Michael Foley

Cheap Tubes Inc.

Michael Milburn, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Mihail C. Roco

Senior Advisor for Nanotechnology
National Science Foundation

Misti Ushio, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President and Managing Director
Harris & Harris

Mostafa Analoui, Ph.D.

Head of Healthcare and Life Sciences
The Livingston Group

Nina Pearlmutter

Intellectual Property Counsel

Omid Farokhzad, MD

Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School (HMS)
Co-Founder of Bind Biosciences, Selecta Biosciences

Dr. Paul Ashton

President & Chief Executive Officer

Peter L. Antoinette

President & Chief Executive Officer
Nanocomp Technologies, Inc.

Philip Lippel, Ph.D.

Nanotechnology Consultant

Piotr Grodzinski, Ph.D.

Director of NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer
National Cancer Institute

Robert D. “Skip” Rung, MSEE

President and Executive Director
Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute

Ross Kozarsky

Analyst, Lux Research

Sally Tinkle, Ph.D.

Deputy Director
National Nanotechnology Coordination Office

Senator Scott Brown

United States Senator
Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Scott E. Rickert, Ph.D.

Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer

Scott Livingston

Chief Executive Officer
Livingston Securities LLC

Scott Minick

CEO and President
Bind Biosciences

Subhas Malghan, Ph.D.

Deputy Director in the Office of Science and Eng Lab, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)
Food and Drug Administration

T. Joseph Fisher, III

Chief Executive Officer
Contour Energy Systems

Dr. Thomas Abraham

Innovative Research and Products, Inc.

Thomas Wiggins

Director of TIP Selection Management Office

Troy Prince

Associate, Thompson Hine LLP

Vincent Caprio

Executive Director, NanoBusiness Alliance
COO, Water Innovations Alliance

William F. Wescott, Ph.D.

Vice President, Innovation - Americas, Veolia Environnement

Xiang Zhang

NSF Center for Scalable and Integrated Nanomanufacturing