events archive: 2014
09/24/14 - "NANO Manufacturing 2014: From Innovation To Commercialization," Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering, Greensboro NC. The NANO Manufacturing 2014 conference will be held Wednesday September 24, 2014 at the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN) on the South Campus of Gateway University Research Park (Gateway) in Greensboro, NC. "This Conference is a real opportunity for those interested in learning more about advanced manufacturing technologies and how the application of these new technologies can help grow the manufacturing sector in North Carolina and the US", said Joe Magno, Executive Director at the Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN).
07/15/14 - “In-vitro Dosimetry: Too complicated to consider, too important to ignore. An integrated approach for nanotoxicologists.” The NC State Department of Biological Sciences' Envronmental and Molecular Toxicology Program is sponsoring a seminar by Dr. Philip Demokritou, Associate Professor and Director of the Environmental Health Nanoscience Laboratory and Center for Nanotechnology and Nanotoxicology at Harvard's School of Public Health. This event will take place on Tuesday, July 15th at 11 a.m. in the Auditorium, Room 2104, of the Toxicology Building on NC State's Centennnial Campus.
05/06/14-05/07/14 - NanoBusiness Commercialization Association Roundtable, Washington DC . The NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA) announces the dates for our 2014 DC Roundtable May 6-7th. This will be our 12th visit meeting with government officials from the Legislative and Executive Branches regarding the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI). The activities for our day-and-a-half event will be located in downtown Washington, DC and at Dirksen and/or Russell Senate Office Buildings. The exact locations and agenda are forthcoming. If you are interested in attending, then please complete the registration form and email it to Vincent Caprio (firstname.lastname@example.org) or fax it to 480-275-3662.
04/25/14 - NC State NanoDays. NC State NanoDays 2014 will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 2:30-5:30 p.m. on NC State's Centennial Campus in Engineering Building 2. This event is open to Science Olympiad participants, teachers, and parents. Educators from UNC-Chapel Hill, Marbles Childrens Museum, the NC Museum of Life and Sciences, and the School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering at UNC-Greensboro will engage you with new developments in science and technology. For more information, visit the NanoDays web page or contact Rebecca Hite.
03/28/14 - "Essential Concepts of Nanotechnology for High School & University Undergraduates," Friday Institute. Please join us for a special seminar by Dr. Ron Blonder of the Department of Science Teaching at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel. The seminar will be held on Friday, March 28, 2014 at 2 pm at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation's BB&T Multimedia Classroom (NC State's Centennial Campus). This seminar will feature the results of a three-round Delphi study based on two communities of experts: Nanotechnology researchers and teachers. The results of this study can inform the development of future nanotechnology courses and in evaluating existing programs.