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The 1st Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology: Research, Applications, and Policy is next week.

1st Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology: Research, Applications, and Policy

October 22-24, 2004
Crystal City Marriott Hotel
Washington, DC area

Foresight Institute

The 1st Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology: Research, Applications, and Policy is next week. There is still time to register.

Each day is dedicated to in-depth exploration and discussion of a critical area driving molecular manufacturing: research status, disruptive applications, and policy issues.

Friday, October 22nd is designed for researchers and technologists. 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.

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Over 30-Speakers, October 22-24 (Friday-Sunday)
Luncheon Address, October 22 (Friday)
Keynote Speaker, October 22 (Friday)
Foresight Feynman Prize Gala Banquet, October 22 (Friday)
Poster Sessions, October 22-24 (Friday-Sunday)
Student Network Event, October 23 (Saturday)
Privacy Debate - October 23 (Saturday)
Special Interest Groups, October 22-24 (Friday-Sunday)

REGISTER NOW: Foresight Institute offers you several registration options to the 1st Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology. Each day of the conference is dedicated to in-depth exploration and discussion of a critical area driving molecular manufacturing:

  • Research status on Friday
  • Disruptive applications on Saturday
  • Policy issues on Sunday

  Attendees can customize the conference to meet their specific interests by using the one-day, two-day, or three-day option.



Individuals representing commercial, academic and government agencies are attending this first of its kind conference. Below is a partial list of companies being represented at this conference.

  • AAAS Environmental Fellow
  • ACUNU Millennium Project
  • Air Force Logistics Management Agency
  • Artificial Heart Fund
  • Bank One
  • Biomedical Engineering Dept., Tel Aviv Univ.
  • Caltech
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
  • Delaware Legislative Council
  • Harvard University
  • Estee Lauder
  • GE Global Research Center
  • General Dynamics AIS
  • George Mason University
  • Health Canada - Office of Biotechnology & Science
  • Helsinki University of Technology
  • Hokushin Corporation of America
  • Honeywell
  • HP Labs
  • Intel
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
  • MIT / Northeastern University
  • National Aeronautics & Space Administration
  • National Institutes of Health / NINDS
  • Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
  • NSERC Nano Innovation Platform
  • Princeton University
  • Raytheon
  • Rensselaer / University of Virginia
  • Rice University
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers
  • Tohoku University
  • U.S. International Trade Commission
  • USC Lab for Molecular Robotics

Sponsors - 1st Advanced Nanotechnology Conference

Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk and Rabkin

Sponsor - 1st Symposium on Molecular Machines Systems (Friday Research)

Sun Microsystems,

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.


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Palo Alto, CA 94306 USA
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