TechConnect World 2018
National SBIR/STTR Conference Nanotech 2018 National Innovation Summit & Showcase

Industry Focus Area

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing

Microscope

Advanced manufacturing enables rapid transfer of science and technology into manufacturing products and processes. It is particularly pertinent for technologically complex products and commercialization of advanced materials such as those highlighted at TechConnect World. Research and innovations in the Advanced Manufacturing track at TechConnect will highlight commercially viable technologies that will transform industry.

Join industry partners and applied research leadership accelerating the development and deployment of new material solutions into products and society.


2017 Featured Speakers:

Mandakini KanungoMandakini Kanungo
Corning, Inc.


Chris MenzelChris Menzel
Fujifilm Dimatix, Inc.

Murat GuvendirenMurat Guvendiren
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)

Aram ChungAram Chung
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)


Jeff Tza-Huei WangJeff Tza-Huei Wang
Johns Hopkins University

Jean BerthierJean Berthier
CEA-LETI-Minatec, France


Edward FurlaniEdward Furlani
University at Buffalo (SUNY)

Kwang W. OhKwang W. Oh
University at Buffalo (SUNY)


Richard B. FairRichard B. Fair
Duke University


Robert CelottaRobert Celotta
NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology



HaugstadGreg Haugstad
University of Minnesota
Ryan WagnerRyan Wagner
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Pierre PaninePierre Panine
Xenocs SA, France

Dalia YablonDalia Yablon
SurfaceChar LLC


Jean BerthierJean Berthier
CEA-LETI-Minatec, France

Aram ChungAram Chung
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)



2017 Key Speakers Include:

  • Aerojet
  • Alex Norman, ExxonMobil Chemical
  • Antonios Doufas, ExxonMobil Chemical Company
  • Brent M Segal, Lockheed Martin
  • Brian Thompson, GKN Aerospace
  • Carl Dekker, Met-l-flo Inc.
  • Chris Menzel, Fujifilm Dimatix, Inc.
  • Chris Skinner, Owens Corning
  • Christian Hoepfner, Fraunhofer CSE
  • Chruch & Dwight
  • Chuck C.W. Extrand, Colder Products Company (CPC)
  • Daniel J. Barta, NASA Johnson Space Center
  • Daniel L. Alge, Texas A&M University
  • Gokce Gulsoy, TE Connectivity
  • Ian Simmons, Magna International
  • Ingersoll Rand
  • James Kushmerick, NIST
  • Jan Kosny, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems CSE
  • Jan-Steffen Niehaus, CAN Center for Applied Nanotechnology, Germany
  • John Sirman, Praxair
  • Karma Sawyer, US Department of Energy
  • Lisa Friedersdorf, NNCO
  • Loucas Tsakalakos , GE Global Research
  • Mandakini Kanungo, Corning, Inc.
  • Marc de Mul, BASF
  • Massimo F Bertino, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Michael Makowski, PPG Industries
  • Michael Renn, Optomec
  • Murat Guvendiren, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
  • Nitin Shukla, Fraunhofer CSE
  • Oliver Brand, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Radislav A. Potyrailo, GE Global Research, US
  • Riley Reese, Engineering at Arevo
  • Robert Carpick, University of Pennsylvania
  • Robert Celotta, NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology
  • Roger England, Cummins
  • Sarah Bergbreiter, Maryland Robotics Center
  • Sikorsky
  • Slade H Gardner, Big Metal Additive, Inc.
  • Tracy L. Albers, Rapid Prototype and Manufacturing, LLC.
  • William (Cy) Wilson, NASA Langley Research Center
  • YuanQiao Rao, The Dow Chemical Company


2017 Platinum Sponsors
Korusip
KIAT
Lockheed Martin
NSTXL

2017 Silver Sponsors
Fujifilm
TechOpp
Park Systems
Penn State
tekna

2017 Corporate Acceleration Partners
Aerojet
Arkema
Baxter
Boeing
Church & Dwight
Corning
Cummins
Eastman Chemical
Energizer Holdings Inc.
Evonik
Henkel
Huntsman
Ingersoll_Rand
LG
Lockheed Martin
LOreal
Magna
Medtronic
Michelman
Owens Corning
Panasonic
Praxair
Sabic
SAINT-GOBAIN
Shell
Sherwin Williams
UTC

2017 Technology Development Partners
 
AirForce Technology Transfer
Argonne
Business Sweden
ceatech
Fermilab
GLEAMM
Idaho National Laboratory
Innovate Hawaii
InvestInSkane
Iowa State University
Jefferson Lab
Kansas City National Security Campus
korusip
KYUNGPOOK National University
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
NASA
NETL
NREL
New Jersey Innovation Institute
University of Buffalo NYSCEMI
OakRidgeNatLab
PolyU
PPPL
Sandia National Laboratories
SungKyunKwan University
Texas Tech Research Commercialization
UCI
University Of Melbourne
University Of Minnesota
University Of Vermont
UCLA Technology Development Group
UCSB
Vermont Department Economic Development
Vermont Technology Council

2017 Supporting Partners
ACCT
American Elements
Angel Capital Associates
AOCS
Arrowhead Center
Asia Nano Forum
AURP
AUTM
BILAT USA 4.0
Coatings
Diplomacy Matters
European Commission
European Cluster Collaboration Platform
Explore Nano
FCHEA
FLC
Graphene Council
Graphene Entrepreneur
INNO
InterNano
Journal of Nanobiotechnology
LES
NVCA
NCURA
NECEC
SBIR
SBDC
Taylor Francis CRC
Texas Nanotech Initiative
UIDP

TechConnect World 2018

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