TechConnect World 2018
 

2018 Key Speakers Included:

Becky Aistrup

Becky Aistrup

Managing Partner, BBC Entrepreneurial Training and Consulting

Deji Akinwande

Deji Akinwande

Associate Professor, UT Austin

Tracy L. Albers

Tracy L. Albers

President and CTO, Rapid Prototype and Manufacturing, LLC.

Evangelyn C. Alocilja

Evangelyn C. Alocilja

Professor and Program Director, Michigan State University

Mansoor M. Amiji

Mansoor M. Amiji

Distinguished Professor & Chair, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Co-Director, Nanomedicine Education & Research Consortium, Northeastern University

Thomas Anchordoquy

Thomas Anchordoquy

Professor, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Colorado School of Pharmacy

Wolfgang S. Bacsa

Wolfgang S. Bacsa

Professor, University of Toulouse, France

Terrance Barkan

Terrance Barkan

Executive Director, The Graphene Council

Rick Barto

Rick Barto

Senior Manager MPACT - Materials, Physics, and Computational Technologies, Lockheed Martin

Jean Berthier

Jean Berthier

Scientist, CEA-LETI-Minatec, France

Kaustubh D. Bhalerao

Kaustubh D. Bhalerao

Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Vincent F. Bralts

Vincent F. Bralts

Professor Of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, Purdue University

Sara Brenner

Sara Brenner

Associate Professor, SUNY Poly

Elizabeth Burton

Elizabeth Burton

Program Manager, UC Berkeley, Berkeley Energy and Climate Institute (BECI)

Ahmed Busnaina

Ahmed Busnaina

Director, Center for High-rate Nano manufacturing, Northeastern University

Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Executive Director, Algae Biomass Organization

Fiona Case

Fiona Case

Technical Program Chair, TechConnect

Hongda Chen

Hongda Chen

National Program Leader, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Manish Chhowalla

Manish Chhowalla

Professor & Associate Department Chair, Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University

Ronald A. Coutu

Ronald A. Coutu

Professor and V. Clayton Lafferty Endowed Chair, Marquette University

Edmond Cretu

Edmond Cretu

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of British Columbia

Philip Demokritou

Philip Demokritou

Director of the Center for Nanotechnology and Nanotoxicology, Harvard School of Public Health

Thomas Diamond

Thomas Diamond

Vice President of Environmental, Safety, & Health, SUNY Colleges of Nanoscale Science & Engineering

Susan Donaldson

Susan Donaldson

Health & Safety COE Leader, General Electric

Jeffrey Fagan

Jeffrey Fagan

Project Leader, NIST

Michael Fancher

Michael Fancher

Director, New York State CATN2, SUNY Poly

Victor Frenkel

Victor Frenkel

Associate Professor, Dept. of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Edward Furlani

Edward Furlani

Professor, University at Buffalo (SUNY)

Slade H Gardner

Slade H Gardner

Founder, Big Metal Additive, Inc.

Dariusz Gawin

Dariusz Gawin

Professor of Civil Engineering, Technical University of Lodz, Poland

Chuck Geraci

Chuck Geraci

Associate Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Jim Greenwood

Jim Greenwood

Greenwood Consulting Group

Murat Guvendiren

Murat Guvendiren

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)

Imre Gyuk

Imre Gyuk

Program Manager, Energy Storage Research, U.S. Department of Energy

Chris Harrison

Chris Harrison

Habermann Chair and an Assistant Professor of Human-Computer Interaction, Carnegie Mellon University

Greg Haugstad

Greg Haugstad

Technical Staff Member & Director, Characterization Facility (CharFac), University of Minnesota

Christian Hoepfner

Christian Hoepfner

Center Director, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems

John Howard

John Howard

Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Michael Z. Hu

Michael Z. Hu

Sr. Research Staff Member, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Sean Ireland

Sean Ireland

Vice President of Business Development, Fiberlean Technologies Ltd

Srinivas Iyer

Srinivas Iyer

Group Leader, Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Ed Jameson

Ed Jameson

CEO, Jameson & Company CPAs

Bjørn Petter Jelle

Bjørn Petter Jelle

Professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), and, Chief Scientist, SINTEF Building and Infrastructure, Norway

Kane Jennings

Kane Jennings

Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Vanderbilt University

Kwang Cheol (KC) Jeong

Kwang Cheol (KC) Jeong

Assistant Professor, University of Florida

Charles Bret Jessee

Charles Bret Jessee

Director Product Development, TEI Biosciences Inc.

Shaoyi Jiang

Shaoyi Jiang

Boeing-Roundhill Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington

Jim Johnston

Jim Johnston

Professor, School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Mandakini Kanungo

Mandakini Kanungo

Research and Technology, Corning, Inc.

Sung Jae Kim

Sung Jae Kim

Seoul National University, Korea

Anton Köck

Anton Köck

Materials Center Leoben Forschung GmbH

Bryan Koene

Bryan Koene

Director of Advanced Materials, Luna Innovations

Jindřich Henry Kopeček

Jindřich Henry Kopeček

Distinguished Professor of Bioengineering, University of Utah

Jan Kośny

Jan Kośny

Director, Building Enclosures and Materials, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems

Arun Kota

Arun Kota

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University


Maksym Kovalenko

Associate Professor, ETH Zurich

Kock-Yee Law

Kock-Yee Law

Founder and CEO, Research and Innovative Solutions

Abraham (Abe) P. Lee

Abraham (Abe) P. Lee

Editor-in-Chief, Lab on a Chip, William J. Link Professor of Biomedical Engineering, UC-Irvine

Sang-Young Lee

Sang-Young Lee

Professor, Head, School of Energy and Chemical Engineering, UNIST, Korea

W. Matthew Leevy

W. Matthew Leevy

Professor, Director of Biological Imaging, University of Notre Dame

Melbs LeMieux

Melbs LeMieux

Co-founder and President, Electroninks Incorporated

Martin E. Leser

Martin E. Leser

Expert in Colloid & Interface Science, Nestlé Research Center Lausanne, Switzerland

C. Rebecca Locker

C. Rebecca Locker

Research Associate, Corporate Strategic Research, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Co

Matt Lucas

Matt Lucas

Associate Director, Center for Carbon Removal, University of California, Berkeley

Ning Ma

Ning Ma

Staff Scientist, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering

Eric MacDonald

Eric MacDonald

Professor and Friedman Chair, Youngstown State University

Prithwiraj Maitra

Prithwiraj Maitra

Associate Director & Research Fellow, Johnson and Johnson

Michael Makowski

Michael Makowski

Technical Platform Manager, PPG Industries

Carl Meinhart

Carl Meinhart

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, UC Santa Barbara

Chris Menzel

Chris Menzel

Principal Scientist, Fujifilm Dimatix, Inc.

Meyya Meyyappan

Meyya Meyyappan

Chief Scientist for Exploration Technology at the Center for Nanotechnology, NASA Ames Research Center

Baoxia Mi

Baoxia Mi

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

Ron Munson

Ron Munson

Global CCS Institute

Prakash Nallathamby

Prakash Nallathamby

Research Assistant Professor, Center for Nano Science and Technology, Notre Dame

Kim Nelson

Kim Nelson

VP Nanocellulose Technology, American Process Inc.

World L-S Nieh

World L-S Nieh

Forest Products National Program Lead, U.S. Forest Service

Jan-Steffen Niehaus

Jan-Steffen Niehaus

Head of Department Particle Production, CAN Center for Applied Nanotechnology, Hamburg, Germany

Alex Norman

Alex Norman

Staff Chemist, ExxonMobil Chemical

Kwang W. Oh

Kwang W. Oh

Associate Professor, University at Buffalo (SUNY)

Michele L. Ostraat

Michele L. Ostraat

Research Center Leader - Downstream, Aramco Services Company

Aydogan Ozcan

Aydogan Ozcan

Chancellor’s Professor, UCLA, HHMI Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Pierre Panine

Pierre Panine

Senior Scientist, Xenocs SA, France

Joseph Paradiso

Joseph Paradiso

Director of the Responsive Environments Group, MIT

Sung Park

Sung Park

CEO, Molecular Vista

Zehra Parlak

Zehra Parlak

Founder and President, Qatch Technologies

Anil Patri

Anil Patri

Director, NCTR/ORA NanoCore, National Center for Toxicological Research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Johan Pluyter

Johan Pluyter

Research Director, Global Home Cleaning RD&E, S.C. Johnson

Martin E. Poitzsch

Martin E. Poitzsch

Team Leader, Reservoir Engineering Technology, Aramco Research Center – Boston

Elena Polyakova

Elena Polyakova

CEO, Graphene 3D Lab, Inc

Katherine Price Hoelschler

Katherine Price Hoelschler

Team Leader, MISWACO-Schlumberger

Robert K. Prud'homme

Robert K. Prud'homme

Professor and Director Program in Engr. Biology, Princeton University

Sanyogitta Puri

Sanyogitta Puri

Associate Principle Scientist, AstraZeneca, United Kingdom

YuanQiao Rao

YuanQiao Rao

Fellow, The Dow Chemical Company

Steve Ready

Steve Ready

Member of the Research Staff, Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)

Gabriel M. Rebeiz

Gabriel M. Rebeiz

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, San Diego

Jenna Rickus

Jenna Rickus

Professor Of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, Purdue University

Rick Ross

Rick Ross

Senior Research Chemist, 3M Company


Robert Ryan

Chief Executive Officer, President, Twining, Inc.

Peter Scheuer

Peter Scheuer

Senior HSE Manager, Honeywell- F&MT

Maggie Scully

Maggie Scully

Scientist I, Nanotechnology Characterization Laboratory, National Cancer Institute

Brent M Segal

Brent M Segal

Director of Research Science and Chief Technologist, Lockheed Martin

Philippe Serp

Philippe Serp

Professor, Laboratoire de Chimie de Coordination, CNRS, Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse, France

Rahul Sharma

Rahul Sharma

Research Specialist, The Dow Chemical Company

Jo Anne Shatkin

Jo Anne Shatkin

President, Vireo Advisors

Andrei Shkel

Andrei Shkel

Professor, University of California, Irvine

David Sinton

David Sinton

Professor and Canada Research Chair, University of Toronto

David Skuse

David Skuse

VP Technology, FiberLean Technologies ltd

Douglas Smith

Douglas Smith

Baylor University

H. Tom Soh

H. Tom Soh

Professor of Electrical Engineering and Radiology, Stanford University

Aaron Stebner

Aaron Stebner

Director ADAPT Center, Colorado School of Mines

Anirudha V. Sumant

Anirudha V. Sumant

Materials Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory

Sally Tinkle

Sally Tinkle

Senior Strategy and Policy Advisor, IDA/Science and Technology Policy Institute

Loucas Tsakalakos

Loucas Tsakalakos

Technology Platform Leader, GE Global Research

Mark Tuominen

Mark Tuominen

Professor of Physics, UMass Amherst, Director, National Nanomanufacturing Network

Thomas E. Twardowski

Thomas E. Twardowski

Analytical Services Manager, Integra Life Sciences Corporation

Scott Twary

Scott Twary

Research Scientist and Team Leader, Biome and Bioenergy Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Hasan Uludag

Hasan Uludag

Professor, Chemical & Materials Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Canada

Vuk Uskokovic

Vuk Uskokovic

Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, College of Medicine, The University of Illinois at Chicago

Krassimir Velikov

Krassimir Velikov

Program Director at NanoNextNL, Science Leader at Unilever, Netherlands

Samuel Wadsworth

Samuel Wadsworth

Co-founder & CSO, Aspect Biosystems Ltd.

Kenton H. Whitmire

Kenton H. Whitmire

Professor of Chemistry, Rice University

Chris Williams

Chris Williams

Virginia Tech

Adria Wilson

Adria Wilson

Technology Manager, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

William (Cy) Wilson

William (Cy) Wilson

Electronics Engineer, NASA Langley Research Center

Wendel Wohlleben

Wendel Wohlleben

Senior Scientist, BASF SE, Germany

Yiliang Wu

Yiliang Wu

Principal Scientist, R&D Manage, TE Connectivity

Dalia Yablon

Dalia Yablon

Founder, SurfaceChar LLC

Xing Zhou

Xing Zhou

Professor, Nanyang Technological University

Gregory R. Ziegler

Gregory R. Ziegler

Professor of Food Science, Penn State University, Co Founder, Persea Naturals LLC

Trevor Zimmerman

Trevor Zimmerman

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Blackhorn Ventures

Steven Zullo

Steven Zullo

Program Officer, NIBIB/NIH

 
2017 Sponsors & Partners
2017 Sponsors & Partners

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