NNI NANOTECHNOLOGY INNOVATION SUMMIT - December 13-15, 2010,  Washington, DC

NNI Strategic Plan & Opportunities Workshop

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

One-day intensive program with Program Managers from the suite of NNI participating agencies will focus on understanding agency priorities, challenges, opportunities, and collaborative resources.


NNI Strategic Plan Goals:

Agency-lead breakouts will each focus on the NNI strategic plan goals

• Advancing world-class nanotechnology research & development
• Nanotechnology manufacturing & commercialization
• Responsible development of nanotechnology
• Nanotechnology infrastructure, education, and workforce preparation

NNI Strategic Plan & Opportunities Workshop
(tentative agenda - subject to change)

Wednesday, December 8th

9:00 - 9:50 NNI Innovation Priorities, Achievements & Strategy
  ·White House Emerging Technology Innovation Priorities: Thomas Kalil, Office of Science & Technology Policy - NEC
  · NNI Achievements, 2001-2010: Altaf H. Carim, DOE, Office of Science
  · NNI Strategy, 2010 and Beyond: Travis Earles, Office of Science & Technology Policy
9:50 -10:10 Break
 10:10 - 10:50 Keynotes - NNI Goals & Directives
  · Advancing World-Class Nanotechnology Research & Development: Pat Dehmer, DOE
  · Nanotechnology Manufacturing & Commercialization: Robert Celotta, NIST
10:50 - 12:05 Breakout Workshop with Agency Programs
· NIH - Programs & Priorities: Piotr Grodzinski, NCI; Denis Buxton, NHLBI;
Lori Henderson, NIBIB; Jeff Schloss, NHGRI
· NSF - Programs & Priorities: Clark Cooper, NSF; Charles Bouldin, NSF
· NASA - Programs & Priorities: Harry Partridge, NASA
12:00 - 1:15 Networking Lunch with Agency Program Managers
1:15-2:30 Breakout Workshop with Agency Programs
· DOE - Programs & Priorities: Altaf Carim, DOE, Rajeev Ram, DOE
· NIST - Programs & Priorities: Lloyd Whitman, NIST; Michael Schen, NIST; Debra Kaiser, NIST; Robert Celotta, NIST
· FDA & EPA - Programs & Priorities: Vicki Seyfert-Margolis, FDA; Jeff Morris, EPA
2:30 - 2:45 Break
2:45 - 4:00 Breakout Workshops with Agency Programs
· DOD - Programs & Priorities: Lew Sloter, DOD
· NIOSH, CPSC, USDA - Programs & Priorities Charles Geraci, NIOSH; Treye Thomas, CPSC; Hongda Chen, USDA-NIFA; Ted Wegner, USDA-FS
· SBIR Programs - DOE, NIST, NIH, NSF: Chistopher O'Gwin, DOE; Cathy Cohn, NIST; Andrew Kurtz, NCI; James Rudd, NSF
4:00 - 4:10 Break
4:10 -5:10 Keynotes - NNI Goals & Directives
  · Environmental Health & Safety Directive: Sally Tinkle, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office
  · Nanotechnology Infrastructure, Education, and Workforce Preparation: Lew Sloter, Department of Defense
5:10-7:00 Networking Reception with Agencies & Technology Showcase

Full Innovation Summit Program
Thursday - Friday, December 9-10

Federal agencies that participate in the National Nanotechnology Initiative under the auspices of the Nanoscale Science, Engineering and Technology (NSET) Subcommittee of the National Science and Technology Council.

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