Speakers Include:

  Eric Aldophe
President, CenterScope Technologies
Adah Almutairi Adah Almutairi
Professor, Laboratory for Bioresponsive Materials, University of California, San Diego
Mansoor M. Amiji Mansoor M. Amiji
Distinguished Professor & Chair, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Co-Director, Nanomedicine Education & Research Consortium, Northeastern University
Tom Anchordoquy Tom Anchordoquy
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Colorado School of Pharmacy
Clara Asmail Clara Asmail
Senior Technical Advisor, Manufacturing Extension Partnership, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Robert D. Atkinson Robert D. Atkinson
President, Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
Lajos P. Balogh Lajos P. Balogh
Editor-in-Chief, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine (Elsevier)
Carl A. Batt Carl A. Batt
Professor, Cornell University, Cofounder, Agave BioSystems
Raj Bawa Raj Bawa
President, Bawa Biotechnology Consulting LLC, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
S. Rahima Benhabbour S. Rahima Benhabbour
Research Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Anthony Boccanfuso Anthony Boccanfuso
Executive Director, The National Academies - UIDP
Ivelisse Boerenko Ivelisse Boerenko
Strategic Business Development Manager, Capewell
Drew Bond Drew Bond
Vice President Public Policy, Battelle
Robert Botto Robert Botto
Chief, Physical Science and Technology Division, Chem/Bio Technologies Directorate, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
Robert Brooke Robert Brooke
Director, Federal Funding Programs, Center for Innovative Technology (CIT)
Edsel Brown Edsel Brown
Assistant Director, Office of Technology, U.S. Small Business Administration
  Gert Bruning
Vice President Federal Research & Development Programs, Philips
Jeff W.M. Bulte Jeff W.M. Bulte
Professor of Radiology, Oncology, Biomedical Engineering, and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Diane J. Burgess Diane J. Burgess
Professor of Pharmaceutics, University of Connecticut
Sharon E. Burke Sharon E. Burke
Assistant Sec. of Defense for Operational Energy Plans & Programs, U.S. Department of Defense
Altaf (Tof) Carim Altaf (Tof) Carim
Assistant Director for Nanotechnology, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President
June Chocheles June Chocheles
Task Manager, Technology Transition Assistance – Federal R&D Programs, Foundation for Enterprise Development
Peter L. Choyke Peter L. Choyke
Senior Investigator and Chief of the Molecular Imaging Program, National Cancer Institute
Leo Christodoulou Leo Christodoulou
Director, Structures and Materials, Enterprise Technology Strategy, The Boeing Company
  Mary Clague
SBIR Program Manager, NIST
Charles Cleland Charles Cleland
National Program Leader, SBIR, USDA
Laura Conforti Laura Conforti
Associate Professor, Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine, University of Cincinnati
Thomas Cundiff Thomas Cundiff
Deputy Director, Office of the Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Technology and Logistics
Philip Demokritou Philip Demokritou
Professor, Center for Nanotechnology and Nanotoxicology, Harvard University
Clelia Dispenza Clelia Dispenza
Professor of Chemistry and Fundamentals of BioNanotechnologies, University of Palermo
  Tom Donnellan
Associate Director, Materials and Manufacturing, Penn State University Applied Research Laboratory
Timothy Duncan Timothy Duncan
Research Chemist, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Karina Edmonds Karina Edmonds
Technology Transfer Coordinator, U.S. Department of Energy
Scott Eliasof Scott Eliasof
Vice President of Research, Cerulean Pharma Inc.
Rutledge Ellis-Behnke Rutledge Ellis-Behnke
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, MIT Lincoln Laboratory & University of South Florida
Russell Farmer Russell Farmer
Founder, President and Corporate Executive, ReliAscent LLC
Omid Farokhzad Omid Farokhzad
Associate Professor, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Dorothy F. Farrell Dorothy F. Farrell
Nanotechnology Development Projects Manager, NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer
Lenka Fedorkova Lenka Fedorkova
Assistant Manager SBIR/STTR Programs, National Institutes of Health
Paddy Fleming Paddy Fleming
MilTech Field Engineer, Montana State University
Marianna Foldvari Marianna Foldvari
Canada Research Chair in Bionanotechnology and Nanomedicine, University of Waterloo
Lisa E. Friedersdorf Lisa E. Friedersdorf
Program Manager, Nanotechnology Signature Initiative, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office
Ray Friesenhahn Ray Friesenhahn
SBIR and Technology Transition Manager, TechLink
Edward P. Furlani Edward P. Furlani
Professor, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
Douglas J. Gardner Douglas J. Gardner
Professor, Forest Operations, Bioproducts & Bioenergy, University of Maine
Charles L. Geraci, Jr. Charles L. Geraci, Jr.
Coordinator, Nanotechnology Research Center, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
  Michael Ginsberg
Attorney, Arnold & Porter LLP
  Jere Glover
Brand & Frulla
Rui-Artur Goerck Rui-Artur Goerck
Senior Vice President, Mobile Emissions Catalysts, BASF
Daniel Göhler Daniel Göhler
Staff, Technische Universitaet Dresden
Bart Gordon Bart Gordon
Partner, K&L Gates
Justin Gorham Justin Gorham
Research Chemist, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  Meagan Guerzon
Attorney, SBA
Karl Haider Karl Haider
Research Fellow, Senior Country Speaker, New Business Group, Bayer MaterialScience
Justin Hanes Justin Hanes
Lewis J. Ort Professor & Director, The Center for Nanomedicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Marc Hansen Marc Hansen
Professor, University of Connecticut Health Center
Eva Harth Eva Harth
Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University
Donald Haynie Donald Haynie
President and CEO BioLaminex, Inc., Head, Nanomedicine and Bionanotechnology Laboratory, University of South Florida
  Joe Hennessey
Director of Industrial Innovation, NSF
Rod Hill Rod Hill
Professor, Department of Animal and Veterinary Science, University of Idaho
Mark D. Hoover Mark D. Hoover
Senior Research Scientist, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Jeff Hrkach Jeff Hrkach
Sr. Vice President, Technology, Research and Development, BIND Biosciences
Tony Jun Huang Tony Jun Huang
Associate Professor, The Pennsylvania State University
Randy Hultgren Randy Hultgren
Congressman, U.S. House of Representatives (Illinois 14th District)
Rashi Iyer Rashi Iyer
Project Leader; Systems Analysis and Surveillance Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Srinivas Iyer Srinivas Iyer
Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  Nada Jain
Managing Director, Golden Seeds
Charles Johnson-Bey Charles Johnson-Bey
Corporate Open Innovation Program Manager, Lockheed Martin
Norton Kaplan Norton Kaplan
COO, Foresight Science & Technology Inc.
Roy Keller Roy Keller
Associate Director, Louisiana Business & Technology Center
Lily Khidr Lily Khidr
Publisher, ELSEVIER
Jin-Woo Kim Jin-Woo Kim
Professor, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of Arkansas
Manzoor Koyakutty Manzoor Koyakutty
Professor & Group Leader- Cancer Nanomedicine Program, Amrita Institute of Medical Science, Cochin
Andrew Lee Andrew Lee
Entrepreneur-In-Residence and Senior Adviser, Small Business Administration (SBA)
  Rich Leshner
Program Executive, SBIR/STTR Program, NASA
Frederick Lisy Frederick Lisy
President, Orbital Research Inc.
Scott Livingston Scott Livingston
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Livingston Group
Yuri Lyubchenko Yuri Lyubchenko
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nebraska
Clark Machemer Clark Machemer
Vice President / Regional Director, Development, Rockefeller Group Development Corporation
George Maracas George Maracas
Program Director, National Science Foundation
Sudhakar Marla Sudhakar Marla
Senior Director, Product Development, Nanosphere, Inc.
Alison L. Marsden Alison L. Marsden
Assistant Professor, MAE Dept., University of California, San Diego
Scott E. McNeil Scott E. McNeil
Director, NCI’s Nanotechnology Characterization Lab (NCL)
Ed Metz Ed Metz
SBIR Program Manager, U.S. Department of Education (ED)
David Metzger David Metzger
Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
Albert Mihranyan Albert Mihranyan
Associate Professor & Senior Lecturer, Uppsala University
Stephen Miller Stephen Miller
Judy E. Gugenheim Professor of Microbiology-Immunology, Northwestern University Medical School
Amy Millman Amy Millman
Co-Founder and President, Springboard Enterprises
S. Moein Moghimi S. Moein Moghimi
Professor of Nanomedicine, Department of Pharmaceutics and Analytical Chemistry, University of Copenhagen
Sridaran Natesan Sridaran Natesan
Vice President for External Innovation, Sanofi
Alex Norman Alex Norman
Principal Scientist, United Technologies Research Center
Kwang W. Oh Kwang W. Oh
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
Hayat Onyuksel Hayat Onyuksel
Professor of Pharmaceutics and Bioengineering Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago
Vamsee K. Pamula Vamsee K. Pamula
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Advanced Liquid Logic Inc.
Todd Park Todd Park
Chief Technology Officer, The White House
Andrew Parker Andrew Parker
Associate Director, Molecular Profiles
Gianfranco Pasut Gianfranco Pasut
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences, University of Padova
Anil Patri Anil Patri
Deputy Director, Nanotechnology Characterization Laboratory, National Institutes of Health
Elijah Petersen Elijah Petersen
Environmental Engineer, Biochemical Science Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Darrin Pochan Darrin Pochan
Professor, Soft Matter, Associate Editor for North America, University of Delaware
Matthew Portnoy Matthew Portnoy
NIH SBIR/STTR Program Manager, National Institutes of Health
Brian Powers Brian Powers
Director of New Business Development Dow Water & Process Solutions, The Dow Chemical Company
Caterina Lo Presti Caterina Lo Presti
NBE Delivery Formulation Development Lab Head, Merck Serono
Robert K. Prud’homme Robert K. Prud’homme
Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Director, Program in Engineering Biology, Princeton University
  John Pucci
Operations Manager, SBIR, US Army
Anu Puri Anu Puri
Staff Scientist, Nanobiology Program, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, NIH
Carol Rabke Carol Rabke
Business Acceleration Manager, Dawnbreaker
Pravina Raghavan Pravina Raghavan
Director of Innovation and Technology, SBA Office of Investment and Innovation
Robin Ras Robin Ras
Academy Research Fellow, Department of Applied Physics, Aalto University School of Science
April Richards April Richards
Program Manager, SBIR, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Jens Rieger Jens Rieger
Senior Vice President, Advanced Materials and Systems Research - Technology Incubation, BASF SE
Christopher Rinaldi Christopher Rinaldi
Program Administrator, DOD SBIR-STTR
  Robert Shepard
Founding Executive Director, Science and Engineering Alliance
Rick Shindell Rick Shindell
President, Zyn Systems
  Sujai Shivakumar
Senior Program Officer, National Research Council
Rohit Shukla Rohit Shukla
CEO, Larta Institute
Elissa (Lisa) Sobolewski Elissa (Lisa) Sobolewski
SBIR Program Director, Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Patrick T. Spicer Patrick T. Spicer
Associate Professor, University of New South Wales
Julia Spicer Julia Spicer
Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA)
Todd Squires Todd Squires
Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Dept., University of California Santa Barbara
Scott Steele Scott Steele
Director, Research Alliances, University of Rochester
Sahir Surmeli Sahir Surmeli
Co-Chair, Energy & Clean Technology Practice, Mintz Levin
  Tyrone Taylor
National Research Council
Sally Tinkle Sally Tinkle
Research Manager, Science and Technology Policy Institute
Frank Toth Frank Toth
Government Procurement Counselor, George Mason University
Fatih Uckun Fatih Uckun
Professor, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center; CHLA Children’s Center for Cancer & Blood Diseases, Univ. of Southern California
Krassimir P. Velikov Krassimir P. Velikov
Science Leader, Unilever R&D
Robert Vinson Robert Vinson
NIH SBIR/STTR Assistant Program Manager, National Institutes of Health
  Earl Wagener
CEO, Tetramer Technologies L.L.C.
Kuan Wang Kuan Wang
Director of the Nanomedicine Program, Academia Sinica
  Tom Wavering
Senior Director, Strategic Technologies & Transitions, Intelligent Automation Inc.
Wolfgang Wenzel Wolfgang Wenzel
Group Leader, Nanoscale and Biomolecular Simulation Group, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Monte Wetzel Monte Wetzel
Head of Licensing, Roche
Graham Wise Graham Wise
Manager, Research Development, Griffith University
Kenneth KY Wong Kenneth KY Wong
Clinical Associate Professor, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Kelly Wright Kelly Wright
SBIR Program Manager, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Min Wu Min Wu
Associate Professor, University of North Dakota
Steven Xanthoudakis Steven Xanthoudakis
Director, Business Development, World Wide Licensing and Acquisitions, Merck
Lily Yang Lily Yang
Professor of Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine
James Yoo James Yoo
Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Wake Forest
Yuliang Zhao Yuliang Zhao
Deputy Director-General, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China
Steven Zullo Steven Zullo

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