Speakers Include:

Leandre AdifonLeandre Adifon
Vice President, Enterprise Systems Engineering & Advanced Technology, Ingersoll Rand
Elizabeth AlbroElizabeth Albro
Associate Commissioner, Teaching and Learning Division, US Department of Education
Chathri AliChathri Ali
Managing Partner, talkTECH
Jay AmarasekeraJay Amarasekera
Regional Technology Manager, SABIC
Peter L. AntoinettePeter L. Antoinette
President & Chief Executive Officer, Nanocomp Technologies, Inc.
 Susan Auger
President and Founder , Auger Communications, Inc.
Wolfgang S. BacsaWolfgang S. Bacsa
Professor, University of Toulouse
Frank BarrosFrank Barros
Program Analyst, DHS SBIR/STTR
Amar S. BasuAmar S. Basu
Assistant Professor, Wayne State University
Aryeh BattAryeh Batt
Photon-Jet Ltd.
Igal BaynIgal Bayn
PostDoctoral Research Associate, MIT
 Phil Beatty
Associate Director, US Department of Education
Gary BernsteinGary Bernstein
University of Notre Dame
Jean BerthierJean Berthier
Scientist, CEA Leti
Leza BesemannLeza Besemann
Technology Strategy Manager, University of Minnesota, Office for Technology Commercialization
Thomas BifanoThomas Bifano
Founder and CTO of Boston Micromachines Corporation, Boston University
Anthony BoccanfusoAnthony Boccanfuso
Executive Director, National Academies University Industry Demonstration Partnership
Ivelisse BoerenkoIvelisse Boerenko
Strategic Business Development Manager, Capewell
 Purvi Booth
Edsel BrownEdsel Brown
Assistant Director, Office of Technology, U.S. Small Business Administration
Vincent Cahill Vincent Cahill
Owner, VCE Solutions
Mike CameronMike Cameron
Program Manager-External Technology, The Sherwin-Williams Company
Greg P. CarmanGreg P. Carman
Director, Translational Applications of Multiferroic Systems TANMS, University of California, Los Angeles
David CarrollDavid Carroll
Professor and Director of the Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials, Wake Forest University
 Alf Carroll
Fiona CaseFiona Case
Technical Program Chair, Nano Science and Technology Institute
Mansun ChanMansun Chan
Professor, Dept of Electronic & Computer Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Yogesh ChauhanYogesh Chauhan
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Steven ChenSteven Chen
Angel Investor, Blu Ventures
 Cameron Childs
Naval Research Laboratory
Alesssandro ChiolerioAlesssandro Chiolerio
Center for Space Human Robotics, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia - IIT
 Mary Clague
SBIR Program Manager, NIST
Jason ClarkJason Clark
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Purdue University
Charles ClelandCharles Cleland
National Program Leader, SBIR, U.S. Department of Agriculture
 Honorable Maria Contreras-Sweet
Administrator, SBA
 Ron Cooper
David CrouseDavid Crouse
Director, Center for Metamaterials, City University of New York (CUNY)
Thomas  CundiffThomas Cundiff
Deputy Director for Comparative Technology , Office of the Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Technology and Logistics
 Thomas Cundiff
Deputy Director, Office of the Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Technology and Logistics
 Douglas Deason
Missile Defense Agency, DoD
Guy A. DeRoseGuy A. DeRose
Associate Director of Technical Operations, Kavli Nanoscience Institute, CALTECH
James DrakesJames Drakes
Executive Director, Advanced Programs, Aeroject
Lindsay D’AmbrosioLindsay D’Ambrosio
Manager, Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships (IIP), National Science Foundation
 Erik Edgerton
Grants Management Specialist, National Institutes of Health
David EricksonDavid Erickson
Associate Professor, Cornell University
Francisco Estevez-MolineroFrancisco Estevez-Molinero
Russell FarmerRussell Farmer
Co-Founder, ReliAscent LLC
Dorothy F. FarrellDorothy F. Farrell
Nanotechnology Development Projects Manager, NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer
Lenka FedorkovaLenka Fedorkova
Assistant Manager SBIR/STTR Programs, National Institutes of Health
Montgomery FisherMontgomery Fisher
Director of Investigative Proactive Analytic Reviews and Evaluations , National Science Foundation
 Richard Flake
AF CRP Program Manager, US Air Force
Mark FlohrMark Flohr
SBIR Program Manager, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
Dennis FortnerDennis Fortner
Senior Manager of Intellectual Property and Strategic Technology Agreements , Northrop Grumman
Paul FrancePaul France
Vice President- Innovation Systems, MeadWestvaco
Aaron D.  FranklinAaron D. Franklin
Research Staff Member, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Tenzin FrisbyTenzin Frisby
Defense Trade Controls Licensing , US Department of State
Tracy FrostTracy Frost
Deputy Administrator, DoD SBIR/STTR Programs, US Department of Defense
Edward P. FurlaniEdward P. Furlani
Professor, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
 Yolanda Gantlin
Defense Trade Controls Licensing , US Department of State
Valerie GaydosValerie Gaydos
Founder, Angel Venture Forum
Thomas GillespieThomas Gillespie
Partner, In-Q-Tel
Stephen GlazierStephen Glazier
Partner, K&L Gates LLP
 Joseph Grant
Deputy Program Executive, SBIR/STTR, NASA
 James Groelinger
Executive Director, Clean Energy Alliance
Suchi  GuhaSuchi Guha
Professor of Physics & Astronomy & Adjunct Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri
Maggie GulbinskaMaggie Gulbinska
Manager, Scouting New Technology & Markets, Battery Materials , BASF
Jay GuoJay Guo
Professor, EECS Department, University of Michigan
Imre GyukImre Gyuk
Program Manager, Energy Storage Research, U.S. Department of Energy
John HardinJohn Hardin
Executive Director, North Carolina Department of Commerce
Mark HarrisMark Harris
President & CEO, Illinois Science & Technology Coalition
Robert HarrisonRobert Harrison
Managing Partner, 24IP Law Group
Adam Jay HarrisonAdam Jay Harrison
Center for Smart Defense
Sean J. HartSean J. Hart
Founder, LumaCyte, LLC
Greg HaugstadGreg Haugstad
Technical Staff Member & Director, Characterization Facility (CharFac), University of Minnesota
 Bob Headrick
Office of Naval Research
Bonny HeetBonny Heet
SBIR Program Manager, United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)
Ron HendershotRon Hendershot
Director, Technical Center, Daikin America, Inc.
 Larry Hornack
Program Director, Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (I/UCRC) Program, National Science Foundation
Bin HuBin Hu
Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Tennessee
Srinivas IyerSrinivas Iyer
Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Doug JamisonDoug Jamison
Chairman of the Board, CEO, and Managing Director, Harris & Harris Group
Binbin JieBinbin Jie
Professor, Department of Physics, Xiamen University
Christian KallingerChristian Kallinger
European Patent Office
Anupama B. KaulAnupama B. Kaul
Program Director for Electronics, Photonics and Magnetic Devices, National Science Foundation (NSF)
Andrew KintzAndrew Kintz
LORD Corporation
Aleksandar  KojicAleksandar Kojic
Head, Energy Technologies Department , Bosch
James E.  Lamb IIIJames E. Lamb III
Director of the Carbon Electronics Center, Brewer Science
Matthew LaudonMatthew Laudon
CEO and Co-Founder, TechConnect
Al LauritanoAl Lauritano
Director, Technology Licensing & Collaboration, BD Technologies
Kock-Yee LawKock-Yee Law
Founder and CEO, Research and Innovative Solutions
Ji Ung LeeJi Ung Lee
Empire Innovation Professor of Nanoscale Engineering, Albany Nanotech
 Rich Leshner
Program Executive, SBIR/STTR Program, NASA
 Monica Lilly
Principle Investigator, Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor Project., Northrop Grumman Corporation
Jingyu LiuJingyu Liu
Postdoctoral Research Associate, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Kenneth LohKenneth Loh
Director of Nano-Engineering & Smart Structures Technologies (NESST) Laboratory, University of California, Davis
Mark S. LundstromMark S. Lundstrom
Don and Carol Scifres Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University
Jeffrey MacBrideJeffrey MacBride
Small Business Program Manager, Lockheed Martin
ML MackeyML Mackey
CEO, Beacon Interactive Systems
Deborah MagidDeborah Magid
Director, Software Strategy, IBM Venture Capital Group
Michael MahoneyMichael Mahoney
North American Manager, External Venturing Group, Saint-Gobain
Michael MakowskiMichael Makowski
Group Leader, Applied Scientific Computing, PPG Industries R&D
Stephen MaloneStephen Malone
Director, Homeland Defense & Security Information Analysis Center
Mike MansuettiMike Mansuetti
President, Bosch
Marian MarinoMarian Marino
Manager, Shell GameChanger, Shell
 Ken Marken
U.S. Department of Energy
Dorothee MartinDorothee Martin
External Venturing Group, Saint-Gobain
Michael MaughanMichael Maughan
Manager, Electromagnetic Systems Group, General Atomics
Michael MeadorMichael Meador
Nanotechnology Project Manager, NASA
 Kelly Mendell
President, MIKEL
Ernest  MendozaErnest Mendoza
CEO, Goldemar Solutions SL
Chris MenzelChris Menzel
Principal Scientist, Dimatix, Inc.
David MetzgerDavid Metzger
Arnold & Porter LLP
Meyya MeyyappanMeyya Meyyappan
Chief Scientist for Exploration Technology, NASA Ames Research Center
Sandi MillerSandi Miller
Polymers Branch at NASA Glenn Research Center
Wendy MillerWendy Miller
Innovation Partner Manager, Shell
Mark MinnichelliMark Minnichelli
Director, Technical Development, BASF
Mitiko Miura-MattauschMitiko Miura-Mattausch
Professor leading Ultra-Small Devices Engineering Laboratory, Hiroshima University
Thomas MooreThomas Moore
Director, Defense Systems Information Analysis Center
Amanda MorrisAmanda Morris
Project Director, National Science Foundation
Maureen MulvihillMaureen Mulvihill
President & CEO, Actuated Medical, Inc.
 Daniel Muth
Director, Thin Line Strategies, LLC
Chang-Yong NamChang-Yong Nam
Staff Scientist, Center of Functional Nanomaterials, BNL
Susan NicholsSusan Nichols
Program Director, SBIR/STTR, DARPA
Ira NydickIra Nydick
Senior Technology Analyst, Panasonic Ventures
Kwang W. OhKwang W. Oh
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
Seung Hoon OhSeung Hoon Oh
Senior Vice President; Science Advisor, SK Innovation
Manny OliverManny Oliver
Director, SBIR/STTR Programs Office, U.S. Department of Energy
Lt Col Charles OrmsbyLt Col Charles Ormsby
Military Deputy, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary, USAF
Michael PambianchiMichael Pambianchi
Research Director, Glass Research , Corning
Michael PattersonMichael Patterson
President, Graphene Frontiers
David PeyradeDavid Peyrade
Researcher, LTM-CNRS, Grenoble
 Kim Peyser
Brad PietrasBrad Pietras
Vice President, Technology , Lockheed Martin
 Larry Pollack
SBIR Program Manager, DTRA
Matthew PortnoyMatthew Portnoy
NIH SBIR/STTR Program Manager, National Institutes of Health
 Liz Povar
Vice-President, Business Expansion, Virginia Economic Development Partnership, Yes Virginia
Marlene PriceMarlene Price
Senior Leader of Strategic Development, Boeing
William ProvineWilliam Provine
Director - Science & Technology External Affairs, DuPont
John PucciJohn Pucci
Operations Manager, SBIR, US Army SBIR
Roberto PugnoRoberto Pugno
Examiner, European Patent Office
 Teresa Puretz
SBIR Program Manager, OSD R&E
Sue PurvisSue Purvis
Outreach and Education Advisor, United States Patent and Trademark Office
Curt A. RichterCurt A. Richter
Physicist, Semiconductor & Dimensional Metrology Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Christopher RinaldiChristopher Rinaldi
Program Administrator, U.S. Department of Defense SBIR-STTR
Bart RomanowiczBart Romanowicz
Executive Director, Technology Development, Nano Science and Technology Institute
Betty RoysterBetty Royster
SBIR/STTR Communications Specialist, National Institutes of Health
Tammy RymanTammy Ryman
Lead Acquisition Specialist, Department of the Navy
Nareg SagherianNareg Sagherian
Presidential Management Fellow, SBA Office of Investment and Innovation
Chihtang (Chih-Tang) SahChihtang (Chih-Tang) Sah
Professor, Department of Physics, Xiamen University
Jason SanabiaJason Sanabia
President & CEO, Raith America, Inc.
Gurtej SandhuGurtej Sandhu
Senior Fellow, Director of Advanced Technology Developments, Micron Technology, Inc.
 Rob Saunders
Army RIF
Robert  Schmeltzer Robert Schmeltzer
Innovation Manager / Federal Labs Liaison, BASF
Michael SchröterMichael Schröter
Chair for Electron Devices and Integrated Circuits, Technical University, Dresden
Colin SearsColin Sears
Business Recruitment Officer, Business Oregon
Brent M SegalBrent M Segal
Director of Research Science and Chief Technologist(Nanosystems), Lockheed Martin
 Natalie Seiling
SBIR Program Manager, DLA
 Jenny Servo
President, Dawnbreaker
 Carol Sexton
Chief, DCAA-Audit Liaison Division
Derrick ShackDerrick Shack
Assistant Security Manager/Senior Security Specialist , Office of Naval Research
Bill ShinerBill Shiner
Vice President of Industrial Lasers, IPG Photonics Inc.
Rohit ShuklaRohit Shukla
Michael ShurMichael Shur
Acting Director, Center for Integrated Electronics Co-Director, NSF I/UCRC \\\\, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
David SikoraDavid Sikora
Program Manager SBIR/STTR, Air Force
Anna SkinnerAnna Skinner
Human Factors Program Manager, AnthroTronix Inc.
 Gert-Jan Smit
 Bob Smith
SBIR Program Manager, Department of Navy RIF
 Bob Smith
Tandem NSI
Jesus SorianoJesus Soriano
Program Director, SBIR/STTR, National Science Foundation
John SpearsJohn Spears
Director of Clusters and Skills Initiatives , U.S. Small Business Administration
Jim StefansicJim Stefansic
Director of Commercialization, Launch Tennessee
Paul SunalPaul Sunal
Senior MEMS Engineer, MEMS and Nanotechnology Exchange / CNRI
Gail Taylor-SmithGail Taylor-Smith
Director of Strategic Technology, Boeing
Kristina ThorsellKristina Thorsell
Associate Program Officer, Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR)
YuYe J TongYuYe J Tong
Professor & Chair, Department of Chemistry, Georgetown University
Nicholas TownsendNicholas Townsend
Associate, Arnold & Porter LLP
Loucas TsakalakosLoucas Tsakalakos
Manager - Photonics Laboratory, GE Global Research
 Julia Tulino
Defense Trade Controls Compliance
 Neal Vance
Manager, West Virginia Business Development Office
Viktor VeefkindViktor Veefkind
Examiner, European Patent Office
Paul VogtPaul Vogt
Director of Transformational Growth and Open Innovation, Momentive
 Lindsay Walford
Special Agent, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, OIG
Christopher WaltersChristopher Walters
Outreach Lead, SBIR Program, Department of Defense (DoD)
Yan WangYan Wang
Tsinghua University
James A  WarrenJames A Warren
Technical Program Director for Materials Genomics, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Mike WeirMike Weir
Director, Cyber Security and Information Systems Information Analysis Center (CSIAC)
 Bob Weiss
President, Technology Transitions
Monte WetzelMonte Wetzel
Head of Licensing, Roche
 Kevin Wheeler
Deputy Democratic Staff Director , US Senate Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee
John WilliamsJohn Williams
Director, Navy SBIR/STTR Programs, U.S. Navy
William (Cy) WilsonWilliam (Cy) Wilson
Electronics Engineer, NASA Langley Research Center
 Melissa Wong
Program Manager, SBIR, US Department of Transportation
Kelly WrightKelly Wright
Director, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
 Eric Wuchina
Steven XanthoudakisSteven Xanthoudakis
Director, Business Development, World Wide Licensing and Acquisitions, Merck
Dalia YablonDalia Yablon
Founder, SurfaceChar LLC
Elmer YglesiasElmer Yglesias
Thomson Reuters
Charles YingCharles Ying
Program Director, National Science Foundation
Christopher ZemberChristopher Zember
Director, Information Analysis Centers, Department of Defense
Xing ZhouXing Zhou
Professor, Nanyang Technological University
 Paul Zielinski
Federal Lab Consortium

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