Arizona Nanotechnology Cluster
The Nanotechnology Symposium was held on Thursday, April 10, 2008 at the Scottsdale Community College Performing Arts Center, 9000 E Chaparral Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85256. This was an all day event with participation from local, national and international organizations. The theme for this year's event is "Small is Big: Global Perspectives on Nanotechnology". Local, National and International speakers to participate. Scholarships were awarded to middle school, high school and college students for furthering pursuits in nanotechnology.
Additionally on Friday, April 11 a luncheon for the French Delegation Minalogic from Grenoble, was held at the Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ, 85281.
Presentations of our Symposium: (Click on the talk to view)
Dr. Normand Voyer, Director, Laval University, Canada
Dr. Alain C. Diebold,
Additionally there was a panel discussion for SBIR Funding Opportunities
Panelists: Brett Johnson Snell & Wilmer,
Dr. John Waszczak, Raytheon,
Dr. John Lombardi, Ventana Research, Tucson, AZ
Grant Anderson, Paragon Space Development Corp., Tucson, AZ
Ray Friesenhahn, MSU TechLink, Bozeman, MT
Dr. Matt Kim, QuantTera, Scottsdale, AZ
Symposium entertainment provided by the Rice Brother's Johnny and Chris Rice Cello & Piano Duo. VIDEO BLOG LINK
We thank all the sponsors, speakers, participants and volunteers for making this a wonderful event. The agenda and our sponsors can be viewed by clicking the appropriate buttons. We look forward to seeing you next year!
For more information please contact;
Cluster Chair Matt Kim for more information 602-214-3524, email@example.com,
Co-Chair Michael Berman at firstname.lastname@example.org,
Symposium Chair Cindy Pillote at email@example.com.