NSTI Announces Dates for 10th Annual Nanotech Conference After Record Breaking Nanotech 2006 Event
May 16, 2006 03:20 PM US Eastern Timezone
Industry leading conference set for May 20 - 25, in Santa Clara, CA.CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2006--The Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) today announced the venue for the 10th annual NSTI Nanotech conference and trade show. The event will be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California from May 20th through May 25th.
"Nanotech 2006 in Boston was a record-breaking year where we saw attendance grow to over 3,000," said Dr. Matthew Laudon, Director of the Nano Science and Technology Institute. "California has traditionally been an even larger event than those held on the East Coast and with our 10th year anniversary activities, we expect to exceed 3,500 attendees. We've had a lot of excitement for the new Santa Clara venue as a result; we have booked the entire convention facility."
The Nanotech 2007 is the premier industry event on nanotechnology, the conference will showcase more than 800 technology presentations, government program reviews and will feature a huge IP partnering showcase and expanded vertical industry symposia.
"In the heart of Silicon Valley, we are assembling the largest Nanotech Ventures program ever. This year we presented over 60 vetted companies and next year we are targeting over 100 pre-screened and reviewed opportunities. The TechConnect conference will again be co-located with Nanotech as licensing and business development professionals for all industries found great benefit in the additional opportunities found in nanotechnology."
NSTI Nanotech 2007 will again be co-located with the Clean & Controlled Environments conference as well as the Nano Job Fair. Since 2004, exhibiting companies have increased by over 100% to more than 200 companies and organizations and the expectation is that number will grow to 300 in '07.
The conference will be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. Get more information at www.nanotech2007.com.
About Nanotech 2007
NSTI Nanotech 2007 is the largest gathering 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.