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2011 PROGRAM
Tuesday, October 25, 2011:

Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO
The conference will be held in the Student Center in the Grand Ballroom, Ballroom D&E and Room 236. The Student Center is located on 16th Street between Elm and Maple.

8:45-9:00

Opening Remarks
Vincent Caprio, Executive Director, NanoBusiness Commercialization Association
Griffith A. Kundahl, Executive Director, Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN)

 

9:00-9:30

Keynote
Keith Blakely, CEO – R3 Fusion, Inc.

 

9:30-10:00

Keynote
Joel Serface, Clean Range Ventures

 

10:00-10:30

Keynote
Jess Jankowski, President & CEO, Nanophase

 

10:30-11:30

Panel – Solar
Nanotechnology’s Role in Commercializing Solar Power
Moderator: Alan Rae, Technical Editor - Global Solar Technology
Bettina Weiss, Executive Director, PV Group
Jim Egerton, Executive VP, Product Development, Magnolia Solar Corp.

 

11:30-12:30

Panel – Biofuels
Moderator: Steve Waite, Partner, Research 2.0 and NanoBusiness Commercialization Association’s Director of Strategy and Research
Haig Keledjian, CEO, VG Energy
Dr. M. Karen Newell-Rodgers, Director of the Texas A&M Health Science Center, Chief Scientist, Viral Genetics/VG Energy

 

12:30-1:15

Lunch

 

1:15-2:00

Luncheon Keynote
Scott Livingston, Chairman & CEO, Livingston Securities LLC

 

2:00-2:30

Innovations in Water Technologies
Andrew Logan, VP Research and Development, Oberon FMR, Inc.

 

2:30-3:00

EH&S Update
Don Ewert, IH, Field Services Director, nanoTox, Inc.; Past-Chair, AIHA Nanotechnology Working Group

 

3:00-4:00

Panel –Promising Nanotechnologies for Renewable Energy
Moderator: Lino S. Lipinsky de Orlov, Partner, McKenna, Long & Aldridge
Seth Finley, MemPro
Karen Buechler, Co-Founder, President and CTO, ALD Nanosolutions
Alan W. Weimer, Executive Director, Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels (C2B2), University of Colorado (Boulder)

 

4:00-4:30

New change to the patent law and its effects on R&D
George C. Lewis, P.E., Copyright and Trademark Law, Merchant & Gould P.C.

 

4:30-5:00

Keynote
Kenneth E. Russell, PhD, Enterprise Strategy, CISCO

 

5:00-5:30

Keynote
The Honorable Kelly H. Carnes, President & CEO, TechVision21

 

5:30-7:00

Reception

 

Wednesday, October 26, 2011:
NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory), Golden, CO

9:00-10:00

Panel
Moderator: Laura Faulconer, PhD, Director of Innovation Projects, Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN)
Richard Adams, Manager, NREL Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center, NREL

NREL

10:00-11:00

Panel
Moderator: Jim Hurd,
Director, GreenScience Exchange
Robert Tenent, Senior Scientist, Chemical and Materials Science, NREL
Robert Guglielmetti , Research Engineer, Commercial Buildings Group Electricity, Resources, and Buildings Integration Center (ERBSIC)

NREL

11:00-1:00

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NREL


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2011 KEYNOTES & SPEAKERS


KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Keith Blakely
CEO
R3 Fusion, Inc.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Joel Serface
Clean Range Ventures


KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Scott B. Livingston
CEO
Livingston Securities LLC



KEYNOTE SPEAKER
THE HONORABLE
KELLY H. CARNES
President and CEO
TechVision21


KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Jess A. Jankowski
President & CEO
Nanophase

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Kenneth E. Russell, Ph.D.
Enterprise Strategy
CISCO

George C. Lewis, P.E.
Copyright and Trademark Law, Merchant & Gould P.C.

Dr. M. Karen
Newell-Rodgers
Director,Texas A&M Health Science Center,
Chief Scientist, Viral Genetics/VG Energy


ANDREW LOGAN
VP Research and Development
Oberon FMR, Inc.

BETTINA WEISS
Executive Director
PV Group

ALAN W. WEIMER
Exec Director
C2B2, University of Colorado (Boulder)

Alan Rae
Technical Editor
Global Solar Technology

Karen Buechler
Co-Founder
President & CTO
ALD Nanosolutions

Seth Finley
COO
MemPro Ceramics
Corporation

LINO S. LIPINSKY
de ORLOV
McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP
Partner - Denver

Griffith Kundahl
Executive Director,
Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN)



LAURA FAULCONER PH.D.
Director of Innovation Projects, Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN)


JIM EGERTON
Executive VP
Product Development, Magnolia Solar Corporation

Don Ewert, IH.
Field Services Director, nanoTox, Inc.; Past-Chair, AIHA Nanotechnology Working Group


Richard Adams
Manager, NREL Innovation
and Entrepreneurship
Center, NREL

Robert Tenent
Senior Scientist
Chemical and
Materials Science, NREL



Robert Guglielmetti
Research Engineer, (ERBSIC)


Vincent Caprio
Executive Director
NanoBusiness Commercialization Association

Steve Waite
Partner, Research 2.0
Author


2010 KEYNOTES & SPEAKERSSpeakers



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