- About Us
- Nano-Social Network
- Nano Consulting
- My Account
Foresight Institute, the leading nanotechnology education and public policy think tank, is sponsoring the 1st Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology: Research, Applications, and Policy, October 22-24, 2004 at the Crystal City Marriott Hotel, Washington DC area.
Foresight Institute, the leading nanotechnology education and
public policy think tank, is sponsoring the 1st
Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology: Research,
Applications, and Policy, October 22-24, 2004 at the
Crystal City Marriott Hotel, Washington DC area. This
conference focuses on molecular nanotechnology and
what it will mean for the environment, water
purification, clean energy, medicine, national
security, space exploration, international
competitiveness, zero-waste manufacturing and overall
societal impacts and other areas.
Each day of the 1st Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology is dedicated to in-depth exploration and discussion of a critical area driving molecular manufacturing: research status, disruptive applications, and policy issues. Saturday and Sunday, October 23rd and 24th, are designed to make nanotechnology understandable and accessible to public policy professionals, public interest representatives, professional/trade association representatives, investors, the media, students, and the general public.
"We have assembled over 30 nanotechnology experts, researchers, and leaders who will present their work on important applications and public policy issues surrounding advanced nanotechnology," said Christine Peterson, Founder and Vice President of Foresight Institute. "This is the first conference dedicated to addressing the impact and key ideas of advanced nanotechnology."
Day One, chaired by William A. Goddard III (Caltech) and. Ralph Merkle (Georgia Tech) will focus on technical research on advanced nanotechnology. Researchers and technologists are encouraged to attend.
Day Two, chaired by Scott Mize (Foresight Institute) and Brad Templeton (Electronic Frontier Foundation) will discuss the applications and uses for advanced nanotechnology. This day is tailored for policy professionals, investors, public interest representatives, professional/trade association representatives, researchers, technologists, and the general public.
Day Three: 1st Forum on Advanced Nanotechnology Policy, chaired by. Howard Lovy (NanoBot) and Scott Mize (Foresight Institute) will focus on what policies need to be in place for advanced nanotechnology to flourish. Policy professionals, public interest representatives, professional/trade association representatives, and the general public are encouraged to attend.
For further information, click here.
About Foresight Institute
Foresight Institute is the leading think tank and public interest organization focused on nanotechnology. Formed in 1986 by K. Eric Drexler and Christine Peterson, Foresight dedicates itself to providing education, policy development, and networking to maximize benefits and minimize downsides of molecular manufacturing.
For more information about Foresight Institute
Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.
|Related News Press|
Iran to hold intl. school on application of nanomaterials in medicine September 20th, 2016
March 2016; 6th Int'l Conference on Nanostructures in Iran July 29th, 2015
PETA science consortium to present at Society for Risk Analysis meeting December 10th, 2014
Preparing for Nano
Searching for a nanotech self-organizing principle May 1st, 2016
Nanotechnology is changing everything from medicine to self-healing buildings: Nanotechnology is so small it's measured in billionths of metres, and it is revolutionising every aspect of our lives April 2nd, 2016
Durnham University's DEEPEN project comes to a close September 26th, 2012