NSTI Announces Record Attendance for 9th Annual Nanotech 2006 Conference
May 08, 2006 08:51 AM US Eastern Timezone
Industry Leading Conference Set for May 8 - 11, 2006 in Boston, MABOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2006--The Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) today announced attendance for the Nanotech 2006 (www.nanotech2006.com) has exceeded 2,900 and will break the 3,000 mark by day two of the event due to onsite, walk-in registration. The premier industry event on nanotechnology, the conference is showcasing more than five hundred technology presentations, government program reviews and will feature an IP showcase and new vertical industry symposia. Since 2004, the exhibiting companies have increased by over 100% to more than 200 companies and organizations.
"We bring together leading industry experts to share the latest updates, breakthroughs and information on nanotechnology in a forum aimed at ultimately advancing the industry and facilitating beneficial new technologies," said Dr. Matthew Laudon, Director of the Nano Science and Technology Institute. "Now in our ninth year, we have really expanded the scope of the conference with targeted vertical industry sessions that will focus on specific markets, such as nanotechnology in telecommunications, electronics and even cosmetics. We have already broken our record attendance from 2005."
"We expect many scientists, industrial professionals and financial attendees to come in from the local New England market to take advantage of the robust program we have. This year we also added the Clean & Controlled Environments conference as well as the Nano Job Fair which are attracting new attendance."
The conference will be held at the Hynes Convention Center in downtown Boston. Attendees can get more information at www.nanotech2006.com and sign up for a free "Nano Discover Pass" before they get to the event at http://www.nsti.org/Nanotech2006/discovery.
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About Nanotech 2006
Nanotech 2006 is the largest gatherings of industrial, academic, business and governmental nanotech-related professionals in the world, and is presented by The Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI), Boston, Mass. NSTI (www.nsti.org) is chartered with the advancement and integration of nanotechnology's use for a variety of research and business sectors through education, collaboration and research services. NSTI offers continuing education programs, conventions, scientific and business publishing and custom research services. NSTI was founded in 1997 as a result of the merger between various scientific societies, and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts with additional offices in California and Switzerland.