Speakers Include:

  Eric Aldophe
President, CenterScope Technologies
Jay Amarasekera Jay Amarasekera
Regional Technology Manager, SABIC
Christopher Andrezze Christopher Andrezze
Special Assistant to the Deputy Director, Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA)
Ashish Aneja Ashish Aneja
Advanced Technologies Leader, GE Water & Process Technologies
Patricia Ansems-Bancroft Patricia Ansems-Bancroft
Fellow, Corporate Venturing, Core R&D, The Dow Chemical Company
Farshid Arman Farshid Arman
Director, Siemens Technology to Business Center(TTB)
Timothy Arthur Timothy Arthur
Senior Scientist - Materials Research Department, Toyota Research Institute of North America
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
Debbie Banta Debbie Banta
Elastomer Engineering Manager, Weatherford International
Jim Belfiore Jim Belfiore
Managing Director, Global Client Innovation & Services, IHS
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
Jakob Bredsguard Jakob Bredsguard
Chief Technical Officer, Biosynthetic Technologies
Robert Brooke Robert Brooke
Director, Federal Funding Programs, Center for Innovative Technology (CIT)
Benjamin Brown Benjamin Brown
Senior Science and Technology Advisor, U.S. Department of Energy
Edsel Brown Edsel Brown
Assistant Director, Office of Technology, U.S. Small Business Administration
Sharon E. Burke Sharon E. Burke
Assistant Sec. of Defense for Operational Energy Plans & Programs, U.S. Department of Defense
Elizabeth Burton Elizabeth Burton
WESTCARB Technical Director, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Clint Bybee Clint Bybee
Co-founder and Managing Director, ARCH Venture Partners
Willard C. (Bill) Capdevielle Willard C. (Bill) Capdevielle
Senior Facilities Engineering Advisor, Exploration & Production (E&P), Hess Corporation
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
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
Luigi Colombo Luigi Colombo
Fellow, External Research Development Group, Texas Instruments Incorporated
  Chip Cotton
Program Manager, Energy Research & Development, General Electric
  Cindy Crump
Founder/CEO, AFrame Digital
Thomas Cundiff Thomas Cundiff
Deputy Director, Office of the Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Technology and Logistics
Issam Dairanieh Issam Dairanieh
Global Director, BP Ventures, BP Alternative Energy
Eric Daniels Eric Daniels
Regional President, Bosch Solar Energy, North America, Robert Bosch LLC
Michael J. Demkowicz Michael J. Demkowicz
Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  Tom Donnellan
Associate Director, Materials and Manufacturing, Penn State University Applied Research Laboratory
Mark Druy Mark Druy
Technology Transition Manager, Physical Sciences Inc.
Travis Earles Travis Earles
Senior Manager, Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology Initiatives, Lockheed Martin
Karina Edmonds Karina Edmonds
Technology Transfer Coordinator, U.S. Department of Energy
George Elvin George Elvin
Director, Green Technology Forum
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
William Farris William Farris
Associate Laboratory Director of Innovation, Partnering, and Outreach, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Christian Fau Christian Fau
Senior Engineer, Honda R&D Americas, Inc.
  Richard Flake
AF CRP Program Manager, US Air Force
Paddy Fleming Paddy Fleming
MilTech Field Engineer, Montana State University
Jaco Fok Jaco Fok
General Manager Open Innovation, Shell
Cheryl Fragiadakis Cheryl Fragiadakis
Department Head, Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Management, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Paul France Paul France
Vice President- Innovation Systems, MeadWestvaco
Ray Friesenhahn Ray Friesenhahn
SBIR and Technology Transition Manager, TechLink
Douglas J. Gardner Douglas J. Gardner
Professor, Forest Operations, Bioproducts & Bioenergy, University of Maine
Amanda Gentry Amanda Gentry
Acting Science and Technology Lead, F-35 Lightning II Program Office, US Air Force
David S. Ginley David S. Ginley
Research Fellow, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  Michael Ginsberg
Attorney, Arnold & Porter LLP
  Jere Glover
Brand & Frulla
Thierry Godart Thierry Godart
President, Smart Grid Division, Siemens Infrastructure and Cities
Rui-Artur Goerck Rui-Artur Goerck
Senior Vice President, Mobile Emissions Catalysts, BASF
Alexandra L. Goodson Alexandra L. Goodson
Business Development Manager - Energy Storage Modules, ABB Inc.
Bart Gordon Bart Gordon
Partner, K&L Gates
  Meagan Guerzon
Attorney, SBA
Imre Gyuk Imre Gyuk
Program Manager, Energy Storage Research, U.S. Department of Energy
Karl Haider Karl Haider
Research Fellow, Senior Country Speaker, New Business Group, Bayer MaterialScience
Tom Halbouty Tom Halbouty
VP, CIO-CTO, Pioneer Natural Resources
  Joe Hennessey
Director of Industrial Innovation, NSF
Ryan Hoffman Ryan Hoffman
Research Physicist, Naval Research Laboratory, Office of Naval Research
Lin-wen Hu Lin-wen Hu
Associate Director & Principal Research Scientist Nuclear Reactor Laboratory (NRL), Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Randy Hultgren Randy Hultgren
Congressman, U.S. House of Representatives (Illinois 14th District)
  Nada Jain
Managing Director, Golden Seeds
Charles Johnson-Bey Charles Johnson-Bey
Corporate Open Innovation Program Manager, Lockheed Martin
Anand Kamannavar Anand Kamannavar
Investment Director, Applied Ventures
Norton Kaplan Norton Kaplan
COO, Foresight Science & Technology Inc.
Roy Keller Roy Keller
Associate Director, Louisiana Business & Technology Center
Douglas Keszler Douglas Keszler
Distinguished Professor, Oregon State University
Lily Khidr Lily Khidr
Publisher, ELSEVIER
Paul Kladitis Paul Kladitis
Program Manager, National Reconnaissance Office
Naveen Krishnamurthy Naveen Krishnamurthy
Consultant, Lux Research, Inc.
Bill Lawrence Bill Lawrence
Chief Technologist, Energy & Cyber Services, Lockheed Martin Corp.
Young Keun Lee Young Keun Lee
Senior Vice President and Leader, Science Advisory Board, SK Innovation
Andrew Lee Andrew Lee
Entrepreneur-In-Residence and Senior Adviser, Small Business Administration (SBA)
  Rich Leshner
Program Executive, SBIR/STTR Program, NASA
James Alexander Liddle James Alexander Liddle
Leader, Nanofabrication Research Group, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Frederick Lisy Frederick Lisy
President, Orbital Research Inc.
Jordi Lopez Launes Jordi Lopez Launes
Investment Manager, Solvay
Tizoc Loza Tizoc Loza
Corporate Program Manager, Mentor-Protégé, SBIR & HBCU/MIs Programs, Northrop Grumman
Mark MacCracken Mark MacCracken
CEO, CALMAC Manufacturing Corp.
Clark Machemer Clark Machemer
Vice President / Regional Director, Development, Rockefeller Group Development Corporation
Thomas E. Mallouk Thomas E. Mallouk
Professor of Materials Chemistry and Physics Director, Center for Solar Nanomaterials, The Pennsylvania State University
George Maracas George Maracas
Program Director, National Science Foundation
Sean McBride Sean McBride
Vice President, Strategy, Business Development and Innovation (SBDi), Ingersoll Rand
Michael Meador Michael Meador
Nanotechnology Project Manager, NASA
  Anthony Metoyer
Director – Operations and Strategic Development, Boeing
Ed Metz Ed Metz
SBIR Program Manager, U.S. Department of Education (ED)
David Metzger David Metzger
Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
Thomas Meyer Thomas Meyer
Arey Professor of Chemistry; Director, Energy Frontier Research Center on Solar Fuels, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Wendy Miller Wendy Miller
Innovation Partner Manager, Shell
Amy Millman Amy Millman
Co-Founder and President, Springboard Enterprises
Darren Mollot Darren Mollot
Director, Office of Clean Energy Systems, Office of Fossil Energy, U.S. Department of Energy
  Tony Mulligan
CEO, Hydronalix
Rich Myhre Rich Myhre
Vice President, Bevilacqua-Knight, Inc.
World Nieh World Nieh
Forest Products National Program Lead, R&D Deputy Area, U.S. Forest Service
Alex Norman Alex Norman
Principal Scientist, United Technologies Research Center
David Novak David Novak
Founder/CEO, Inventis Group
Ira Nydick Ira Nydick
Senior Technology Analyst, Panasonic Ventures
Chris O Gwin Chris O Gwin
Program Manager, SBIR/STTR, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
Manny Oliver Manny Oliver
Director, SBIR/STTR Programs Office, U.S. Department of Energy
Brendan Owens Brendan Owens
Vice President of LEED, US Green Building Council
Todd Park Todd Park
Chief Technology Officer, The White House
Michael Paulus Michael Paulus
Director, Technology Transfer, UT-Battelle, LLC; Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Mark Peterman Mark Peterman
President and Co-Founder, Ondavia
Stanislas Petrash Stanislas Petrash
Research Scientist, Henkel Adhesive Technologies
Mohammad Piri Mohammad Piri
Associate Professor of Petroleum Engineering, University of Wyoming
Brian Powers Brian Powers
Director of New Business Development Dow Water & Process Solutions, The Dow Chemical Company
  John Pucci
Operations Manager, SBIR, US Army
Robert Quinn Robert Quinn
Research Associate, Air Products and Chemicals
Carol Rabke Carol Rabke
Business Acceleration Manager, Dawnbreaker
Pravina Raghavan Pravina Raghavan
Director of Innovation and Technology, SBA Office of Investment and Innovation
Willem Rensink Willem Rensink
GameChanger, Shell
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
Volker Schaedler Volker Schaedler
Vice President of Innovation & Technology, BASF
Lukas Schlagenhauf Lukas Schlagenhauf
Research Scientist, EMPA Materials Science & Technology
Purnesh Seegopaul Purnesh Seegopaul
General Partner, Pangaea Ventures Ltd.
Brent M Segal Brent M Segal
Director of Research Science and Chief Technologist(Nanosystems), Lockheed Martin
Tapas Sen Tapas Sen
Senior Lecturer in Inorganic and Materials Chemistry, University of Central Lancashire
  Derrick Shack
Information Security Specialist, Office of Naval Research
Chris Shelton Chris Shelton
President, AES Energy Storage LLC, US
  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
Emilie J. Siochi Emilie J. Siochi
Research Staff, NASA Langley Research Center
Elissa (Lisa) Sobolewski Elissa (Lisa) Sobolewski
SBIR Program Director, Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Julia Spicer Julia Spicer
Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA)
J. Susan Sprake J. Susan Sprake
Business Development Executive, DOE Los Alamos National Laboratory
Scott Steele Scott Steele
Director, Research Alliances, University of Rochester
Mas Subramanian Mas Subramanian
Milton Harris Professor of Materials, Oregon State University
John Suh John Suh
Director, Hyundai Ventures
Sahir Surmeli Sahir Surmeli
Co-Chair, Energy & Clean Technology Practice, Mintz Levin
  Tyrone Taylor
National Research Council
Chris Tindal Chris Tindal
Director for Operational Energy, U.S. Navy
Lenny Tinker Lenny Tinker
Physical Scientist, Solar Energy Technologies Office, U.S. Department of Energy
Frank Toth Frank Toth
Government Procurement Counselor, George Mason University
Loucas Tsakalakos Loucas Tsakalakos
Manager - Photonics Laboratory, GE Global Research
Daido Uchida Daido Uchida
R&D Center Manager, Omron
Robert Vinson Robert Vinson
NIH SBIR/STTR Assistant Program Manager, National Institutes of Health
Armin Volkel Armin Volkel
Senior Scientist & Principal Investigator, Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)
  Earl Wagener
CEO, Tetramer Technologies L.L.C.
Karen Waldrip Karen Waldrip
Materials Scientist, Sandia National Labs
T. Mitch Wallis T. Mitch Wallis
Physicist, Electromagnetics Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  Tom Wavering
Senior Director, Strategic Technologies & Transitions, Intelligent Automation Inc.
Paul A. Webley Paul A. Webley
Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering
Roger Werne Roger Werne
Deputy Director, Industrial Partnering Office, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Lorie Wigle Lorie Wigle
General Manager, Eco-Technology Program Office, Intel Corporation
John Williams John Williams
Director, Navy SBIR/STTR Programs, U.S. Navy
Wolfgang Windl Wolfgang Windl
Associate Professor, The Ohio State University
Steven Winston Steven Winston
Steven Winston & Associates
Graham Wise Graham Wise
Manager, Research Development, Griffith University
  Melissa Wong
Technology & Innovation, US Department of Transportation
Kelly Wright Kelly Wright
SBIR Program Manager, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Dalia Yablon Dalia Yablon
Corporate Strategic Research, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering
Gary Yang Gary Yang
Co-Founder and CEO, UniEnergy Technologies, LLC

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