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May 25th, 2009

Keynoters to Focus on Sustainability, Nanotechnology

Abstract:
Continuing the momentum fueled by X Prize Foundation creator Dr. Peter H. Diamandis' headlining presentation on Monday, June 1, AIHce 2009 keynote speakers Edward L. Quevedo, J.D., and Kristen Kulinowski, Ph.D., will share their expertise from the Toronto Convention Centre's main stage Tuesday and Wednesday, June 2-3, respectively. Both presentations will be focused on making "Discoveries Beyond Borders," which is the conference's overriding, 70th anniversary theme.

Taking Science Beyond Borders: Global EHS Issues of Nanotechnology" will be the featured topic at Wednesday's General Session, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Presented by Kulinowski, director of both the International Council on Nanotechnology (ICON) and external affairs at the Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology (CBEN), the address will explore questions of nanotech's impact on the environment, health, and safety.

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