TechConnect World 2017
National SBIR/STTR Conference National Innovation Summit & Showcase Nanotech 2017

TechConnect World 2017 — Full Program — All Sessions

Sunday May 14

9:00Sunday - Industry Impact Workshops
5:00TechConnect Welcome & Workshop Mixer (no host), Belvedere Lobby Bar

Monday May 15

7:00Registration
8:00TechConnect World Innovation Conference & National Innovation Summit - Keynotes
9:05Keynote Panel: Innovating in Innovation Prospecting
9:00Phase I SBIR/STTR Proposal Preparation - Workshop
9:00Phase II SBIR/STTR Proposal Preparation - Workshop
9:00SBIR Cost Accounting - Workshop
10:00Coffee Break
10:30Photonics Devices & Systems
10:30Carbon Capture & Utilization
10:30Lab-on-Chip
10:30Metallic Additive Manufacturing
10:30Nanomaterials EHS: Exposure
10:30Cancer Nanotechnology
10:30Graphene & 2D-Materials: Keynotes
10:30Polymers & Composites
10:30Materials for Personal/Home Care & Cosmetics
10:30Nano & Microfibrillated Cellulose
10:30Energy Storage Keynotes
10:30MEMS & NEMS Devices, Modeling & Applications
10:30Materials for Sustainable Building I
10:30NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing
10:30Automotive Innovation Spotlights: Magna, Cummins
10:30Materials Innovation Spotlights: Arkema, Praxair
12:00Expo Hall: Ice Cream & Coffee Social (lunch not provided)
1:30Biomed Innovation Spotlights: Medtronic, GE Healthcare
1:30Materials Innovation Spotlights: Sherwin Williams, Owens Corning
3:00Materials & Personal Care Innovation Spotlights: L'Oreal, Church & Dwight
3:00Energy Innovation Spotlights: Shell, Ingersoll Rand
1:30Sensor Keynotes
1:30Water Technologies
1:30Photonics Materials Innovation
1:30Innovations in Carbon Capture & Utilization
1:30Mico & Nanofluidics
1:30Innovations in Additive Manufacturing
1:30Nanomaterials Risk Assessment & Toxicological Screening
1:30Diagnostics & Bioimaging
1:30Graphene Synthesis & Applications
1:30Nanoparticle Characterization
1:30Cellulose Innovation & Commercialization Panel Discussion
1:30Energy Storage Materials
1:30MEMS & NEMS Devices, Modeling & Applications II
1:30Materials for Sustainable Building II
1:30Advanced Engineering Materials
1:30Hydrophobicity, Wetting & Coating Materials
4:00TechConnect National Innovation Showcase Reception (4:00 - 6:00)
4:00Federal Agency Booths & Pavillion - ALL Attendees Encouraged to Join

Tuesday May 16

8:00Joint SBIR/STTR-TechConnect World Keynotes
10:00Coffee Break
10:30Photonics Sensors
10:30Industrial Waste Water Treatment
10:30Micro & Bio Fluidics
10:30Bioprinting
10:30EHS Implementation and Regulation
10:30Nanoparticles for Imaging & Diagnostics
10:30Carbon Nanostructure Enabled Applications
10:30Building Integrated Solar
10:30Nanoparticle Drug Delivery and Nucleic Acids
10:30Energy Storage Innovations
10:30Materials Informatics & Design Innovation
10:30Sustainability & Efficiency Innovation
10:30Anti-adhesion & Surface Applications
10:30Food Materials & Innovations I
10:30Electronics Innovation Spotlights: Panasonic, LG, Energizer
10:30Aerospace/Defense Innovation Spotlights: Aerojet, Sikorsky/Lockheed Martin, Boeing
12:00Expo Hall: Ice Cream & Coffee Social (lunch not provided)
1:30Materials Innovation Spotlights: Henkel, SABIC
1:30Federal & Venture Investments: SOCOM, In-Q-Tel, Saint Gobain
1:30EPA P3 Spotlight: Taking Enviromental Technologies to Market
3:00Materials Innovation Spotlights: Eastman, Corning, Huntsman
3:00Innovation Spotlights: Special Session TBA
1:30Chemical & Physical Sensors
1:30Membranes for Water Treatment
1:30Microfluidic Cell & Particle Manipulation
1:302-D Materials Synthesis & Applications
1:30Composite Materials
1:30Characterizing Materials In Situ
1:30Solar Technologies & Materials
1:30Imaging & Drug Delivery, Theranostics
1:30Nanomaterials for Catalysis
1:30Energy Storage Implementation & Panel Discussion
1:30Safety & Innovation as Partners for Success in Advanced Manufacturing: Panel Discussion
1:30Biomaterials
1:30Food Materials & Innovations II
1:30Materials for Flexible Electronics
4:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase & Networking Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Poster Session I
Water Technologies: Posters
Photonics Devices & Systems: Posters
Carbon Capture & Utilization: Posters
Micro & Bio Fluidics: Posters
3D Printing: Posters
Environmental Health & Safety of Nanomaterials: Posters
Cancer Nanotechnology: Posters
Diagnostics & Bioimaging: Posters
Graphene & 2D-Materials: Posters
Nano & Microfibrillated Cellulose: Posters
Sustainability Innovations: Posters
Solar Technologies & Materials: Posters
Energy Storage: Posters
MEMS & NEMS: Posters
Informatics, Modeling & Simulation: Posters
NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing: Posters
Food Materials & Innovations: Posters
Biomaterials: Posters

Wednesday May 17

8:30Biosensors I
8:30Flexible Electronics Manufacturing
8:30Advanced Materials for Fuel Cells
8:30Nanocomposites
8:30CNT-Based Devices I
8:30Characterizing Materials using AFM I
8:30The Future of Drug & Gene Delivery: Panel Discussion
8:30Advanced Manufacturing Catalysis I
8:30Corrosion Resistant Coatings I
8:30Biotech Innovation Spotlights: Baxter, DOD Medical
10:00Coffee Break
10:30Biosensors II
10:30Biofuels
10:30Printed Electronics Innovations & Applications
10:30Fuel Cell Applications for Grid Modernization
10:30Sustainable Composites Innovation
10:30CNT-Based Devices II
10:30Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications I
10:30Intracellular & Organelle Delivery
10:30Advanced Manufacturing Catalysis II
10:30Materials for Oil & Gas I
10:30USDA Special Session: Nanobiomaterials in Food & Agriculture
10:30Materials Innovation Spotlights: Evonik, Michelman, SABIC
1:30IoT/Cyber/Grid Innovation Spotlights: DharmaGrowth, NSTXL
1:30USDA Special Session: Nano-biosensors & Nanomaterials for Agriculture, Food & Diagnostics
1:30Bioproducts
1:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication
1:30Catalysts for Fuel Cells
1:30Nanoelectronic Devices
1:30Characterizing Materials using AFM II
1:30Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications II
1:30Peptides, Proteins, & Viral-assisted Drug Delivery
1:30Materials for Oil & Gas II
3:30TechConnect Innovation Leaders Networking Reception - Poster Session II
Sensors - Chemical, Physical & Bio: Posters
Biofuels & Bioproducts: Posters
Fuel Cells & Hydrogen: Posters
Graphene & 2D-Materials: Posters
Composite Materials: Posters
Carbon Nano Structures & Devices: Posters
Advanced, Printed & Flexible Electronics: Posters
Materials Characterization: Posters
Nanoparticles: Posters
Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery: Posters
Nanomaterials for Catalysis: Posters
Materials for Sustainability & Efficiency: Posters
Materials for Oil & Gas: Posters
Advanced Manufacturing Innovations: Posters
Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes: Posters
Advanced Engineering Materials: Posters

Platinum Sponsors
Korusip
Lockheed Martin
NSTXL

Silver Sponsors
Fujifilm
TechOpp

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

Technology Development Partners
 
AirForce Technology Transfer
Argonne
Business Sweden
ceatech
Clemson University
Innovate Hawaii
InvestInSkane
Iowa State University
korusip
KYUNGPOOK National University
NASA
New Jersey Innovation Institute
PolyU
SungKyunKwan University
UCI
University Of Melbourne
University Of Minnesota
University Of Vermont
UCSB
Vermont Department Economic Development
Vermont Technology Council

Supporting Partners
ACCT
American Elements
Angel Capital Associates
AOCS
Arrowhead Center
Asia Nano Forum
AURP
AUTM
Coatings
Diplomacy Matters
Explore Nano
FCHEA
FLC
Graphene Council
InterNano
Journal of Nanobiotechnology
LES
NVCA
NCURA
NECEC
SBIR
SBDC
Taylor Francis CRC
Texas Nanotech Initiative
Texas Tech University ORC.gif
UIDP

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