Tuesday June 16

  • 09:30

    SBIR Town Hall

  • Potomac A
  • 09:00

    Nanotech Preview 2020: Near-term CNT and Graphene applications that will impact your life and business

  • Chair: Mike Nemeth, OCSiAl, US
    National Harbor 4
  • J. Sprengard, General Nano, US
  • J. Lettow, Vorbeck Materials, US
  • M. Nemeth, OCSiAl, US
  • V. Caprio, NanoBusiness Commercialization Association, US
  • 10:00

    Coffee Break

  • Potomac Registration Hall
  • 10:15

    The Auditors Are Coming!! – Briefings and updates from DOD (DCAA) and NIH (DFAS) auditors

  • National Harbor 3
  • S. Kobus, DOD-DCAA, US
  • L. Trexler, NIH-DFAS, US
  • D. Milstead, NIH-DFAS, US
  • 10:30

    SBIR/STTR Agency 1-1 Meetings (10:30 - 5:00)

  • Potomac C
  • 11:15

    Fraud, Waste, & Abuse Oh My….

  • National Harbor 3
  • J. Glover, Brand Law Group, US
  • S. Denkensohn, HHS, US
  • J. Stewart, HHS, US
  • L. Walford, HHS, US
  • C. Torrez, NASA, US
  • 10:30

    Successful & Sustainable Nanotech Commercialization

  • National Harbor 7
  • 10:55
    Regulatory issues pertinent to commercialization. A quick primer on basic regulatory requirements as you move to market
    L. Bergeson, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., US
  • 11:15
    Integrating EHS into Your Business Plan: The QD Vision Perspective
    R. Nick, QD Vision, US
  • 11:30
    EHS as Part of Business Growth, the Pixelligent Story
    C. Bandes, Pixelligent Technologies, US
  • 11:45
    Insurance Industry Perspective: What your insurance carrier needs to know about your nanotechnology business
    M. Carter, The Hartford, US
  • 12:00
    Q&A and Panel Discussion: Business perspective on EHS and commercialization: What is needed and where can the small business turn for help?
  • 10:30

    Innovation Spotlights: Advanced Materials - Michelman & Sherwin Williams

  • Chair: D. Koh, KITECH, US
    National Harbor 4
  • 10:30
    Michelman - Innovation Interests
    J. Homoelle, Michelman, US
  • 10:45
    Sherwin Williams - Innovation Interests
    M. Cameron, Sherwin Williams, US
  • 11:00
    Thin Films with Self-Assembled Monolayers Embedded on their Surfaces
    C. Georgeson, New Jersey Institute of Technology, US
  • 11:07
    Microreactor-assisted Nanomaterial Printing (MANP) for anti-smudge and anti-glare coatings on eyeglasses and smartphone display
    C. Chang, Oregon State University, US
  • 11:14
    Energy Saving Tunable Multi-Functional Low Cost Smart Window
    L. Liu, Nanyang Technological University, SG
  • 11:21
    Biomimetic dry adhesives
    Y. Wen, BiomiMedTech Co., Ltd., TW
  • 11:28
    Michelman & Sherwin Williams - Q&A
  • 10:30

    Innovation Spotlights: Defense & Transportation - Magna & Boeing

  • Chair: Saeed Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
    National Harbor 5
  • 10:30
    Magna - Innovation Interests
    D. Pascoe, Magna, US
  • 10:45
    Boeing - Innovation Interests
    J. GreyEyes, Boeing, US
  • 11:00
    Compact, High Temperature Nanolayer Film Capacitors
    D. Langhe, PolymerPlus LLC, US
  • 11:07
    Active Aerodynamic Systems
    D. Menicovich, Actasys Inc, US
  • 11:14
    Data mining the acoustical field inside vehicles to prevent distracted driving
    F. Estevez, Sonisafe Inc., US
  • 11:21
    HAANG - efficient adsorbent materials for energy gas storage
    J. Ornstein, framergy, Inc., US
  • 11:28
    Nanoparticle-based Holographic Display
    J. Miner, UCF Office of Research & Commercialization, US
  • 11:35
    Non-Specular Reflective Surface Treatment
    G. Watts, National Radio Astronomy Observatory, US
  • 11:42
    Magna & Boeing - Q&A
  • 12:00

    Networking Lunch (for purchase) - Expo Hall

  • Expo Hall B
  • 01:30

    SBIR 101 In-Depth: NSF & NASA

  • National Harbor 2
  • J. Hennessey, NSF, US
  • R. Yang, NASA, US
  • 01:30

    Taking my Goods & Services Abroad: ITAR & Export Compliance.

  • Chair: Gustavo Delgado, LAUNCH, US
    National Harbor 3
  • P. Thanos, ITA, US
  • T. Mulligan, Hydronalix, US
  • S. Heidema, US State Department, US
  • 01:30

    Innovation Spotlights: Energy & Efficiency - Shell & DOD PACOM

  • Chair: Neil Cameron, Emerald Technology Ventures, CA
    National Harbor 4
  • 01:30
    Shell - Innovation Interests
    W. Rensink, Shell, US
  • 01:45
    DOD - Innovation Interests
    R. Roley, US Pacific Command, US
  • 02:00
    Alphabet Energy PowerBlocks
    P. O'Reilly, Alphabet Energy, US
  • 02:07
    Electricity Producing Air Conditioners
    D. Betts, Be Power Tech, LLC, US
  • 02:14
    A New, Cost Effective Solution for Waste Heat to Power
    M. Newell, Ener-G-Rotors, Inc., US
  • 02:21
    An Anti-reflective and Anti-Soiling Coating for Glass
    A. Lyons, ARL Designs LLC, US
  • 02:28
    Injection Locked Magnetron with Phase and Amplitude Control
    B. Chase, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, US
  • 02:35
    SolFilm - Nanowire film
    E. Olsson, Sol Voltaics, SE
  • 02:42
    Shell & DOD PACOM - Q&A
  • 01:30

    Innovation Spotlights: Advanced Materials - Ashland & Arkema

  • National Harbor 5
  • 01:30
    Ashland - Innovation Interests
    J. Fox, Ashland, US
  • 01:45
    Arkema - Innovation Interests
    M. Aubart, Arkema, US
  • 02:00
    Composite-Based Additive Manufacturing (“CBAM”)
    L. Kaplan, Impossible Objects LLC, US
  • 02:07
    RECYCLAMINE: Performance Thermosets for Removable and Recyclable Composites and Adhesives
    R. Banatao, Connora Technologies, Inc., US
  • 02:14
    Mussel-Inspired Self-Healing Hydrogels
    E. Ginsburg, University of Chicago, US
  • 02:21
    Polymeric dispersants for graphenes
    S. Kim, Kyungpook National University Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, KR
  • 02:28
    Nanocoining
    C. Boutwell, North Carolina State University Office of Technology Transfer, US
  • 02:35
    Ashland & Arkema - Q&A
  • 03:00

    Innovation Spotlights: Advanced Materials - SABIC & BASF

  • Chair: Purnesh Seegopaul, Pangaea Ventures, US
    National Harbor 4
  • 03:00
    SABIC - Innovation Interests
    R. Singh, SABIC, US
  • 03:15
    BASF - Innovation Interests
    W. Kaufmann, BASF, US
  • 03:30
    Improved lithium ion battery electrolyte material
    B. Loux, Arizona Technology Enterprises (ASU), US
  • 03:37
    Self-Doping Materials for Solution-Processed Organic N-Type Thermoelectrics
    M. Shaw, University of California, Santa Barbara - Office of Technology & Industry Alliances, US
  • 03:44
    Argonne’s Advanced Redox Shuttle Additive for Overcharge Protection of Lithium-Ion Batteries Used in Electric Vehicles
    C. Childs, Argonne National Laboratory, US
  • 03:51
    Nanoporous Boron Nitride for Oil-Water Separation
    Y. Chen, Deakin University, AU
  • 03:58
    Highly sensitive acid gas sensing dyes for protective work wear
    S. Kim, Kyungpook Nationna University Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, KR
  • 04:05
    High Performance Light-Weight High-Entropy Alloys
    M. Gao, DOE-NETL, US
  • 04:12
    Controlled metal nanoparticle substrate deposition
    R. Turcotte, NASA Langley Research Center, Office of Strategic Analysis, Communications, & Business Development, US
  • 04:19
    SABIC & BASF - Q&A
  • 03:00

    Innovation Spotlights: Food & Agro - Mosaic, Smuckers & Bemis

  • Chair: Belen Martínez López, CaramelTech, MX
    National Harbor 5
  • 03:00
    Mosaic - Innovation Interests
    K. Freeman, Mosaic, US
  • 03:15
    Smuckers - Innovation Interests
    K. Milley, Smuckers, US
  • 03:30
    Bemis - Innovation Interests
    D. Busche, Bemis, US
  • 03:45
    Bitter Flavor Masking Mixtures
    J. Finley, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, US
  • 03:52
    DNATrax
    A. Zografos, DNATREK, US
  • 03:59
    Wine making in domestic refrigerator
    A. Koutinas, University of Patras, GR
  • 04:06
    Plants As Plants
    S. Brumbley, Plants as Plants, US
  • 04:13
    Plant Biofactories: Waste Crops & Compounds of Interest
    O. Messemberg, Tecnológico de Monterrey, MX
  • 04:20
    Biocontrol Packaging
    G. Rosenberg, Sentinel Bioactive Paper Network, CA
  • 04:27
    Surfactant-Free Nanocomposite Microparticles for Fast Redispersion and Dissolution of Active Nanoparticle Agents
    C. Georgeson, New Jersey Institute of Technology, US
  • 04:34
    Mosaic, Smuckers & Bemis - Q&A
  • 04:15

    Agency Briefs: Dept. of Health & Human Services and Dept. of Energy

  • National Harbor 2
  • R. Vinson, HHS, US
  • S. Griffiths, CDC, US
  • M. Oliver, US Department of Energy, US
  • 04:00

    TechConnect Innovation Showcase & Networking Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Poster Session I

  • Expo Hall B

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