NSTI Honors Individuals in Nanotechnology Community with Second Annual NSTI Fellow Awards at Ceremony in Santa Clara
The 2007 NSTI Fellow Awards were given out in a special ceremony at the Santa Clara Convention Center, this yearâs venue for Nanotech 2007.
This year, the NSTI was pleased to honor nine individuals for their invaluable contributions towards the advancement of the International NSTI Nanotechnology, Microtechnology and Biotechnology Community. The 2007 NSTI Fellow Awards were given out in a special ceremony at the Santa Clara Convention Center, this yearâs venue for Nanotech 2007.
The first annual NSTI Fellow Awards were given out last year at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts, and is a relatively new tradition to the Nanotech conference. âThe NSTI Fellow Awards program gives us the opportunity to formally recognize the time and support given by members of the nanotechnology community,â said Matthew Laudon, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI).
This yearâs NSTI Fellow Award recipients included:
- Lynn Foster, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
- Patti Glaza, SmallTimes
- Aymeric Sallin, NanoDimension AG, Switzerland
- Fiona Case, Case Scientific
- Andreas Wild, Freescale Semiconductor, France
- Chris Menzel, Spectra
- Sotiris Pratsinis, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of ZĂźrich
- John Tucker, Keithley Instruments
- Bernard Courtois, TIMA Laboratory, France
NSTI Nanotech 2007 attracted over 3,500 attendees from around the world, and featured hundreds of technical and scientific presentations, dozens of early stage company presentations, and business & investment tracks. The annual Nanotech conference is widely viewed as the worldâs most comprehensive program focused on the latest developments nano and small scale research, business, and investment.
To view the program and activities of NSTI Nanotech 2007, go to www.nsti.org/Nanotech2007/.