Exclusive Nanotech for Investors Summit Returns to Switzerland in September
August 01, 2006 06:34 PM US Eastern Timezone
Leaders in nanotechnology investment and business will convene for one day in Zurich to discuss global market opportunities in nanotech.CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2006--NanoDimension and the Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) are pleased to announce that the third bi-annual Nanotech for Investors Summit will be held in Zurich, Switzerland on Monday, September 11, 2006. The Nanotech for Investors Summit is an elite one-day conference that will bring together representatives from leading financial institutions with top business and technology executives of nanotechnology growth companies.
Nanotech for Investors provides institutional and private investors with an overview of investment opportunities available on the market today and helps to define investment guidelines in the field of nanotechnology. Financial industry executives, fund managers, investors and analysts interested in how nanotechnology will be changing their markets on a short and long-term basis are invited to participate in this event.
The Nanotech for Investors Summit will be jointly hosted by NanoDimension, a leading global venture capital firm in nanotechnology, and the Nano Science and Technology Institute, the largest industry and scientific organization focused exclusively on nanotechnology and organizer of the largest nanotechnology event in North America. "We are pleased to be partnering with the NSTI and to host the Summit in Zurich. Investors want to learn more about nanotechnology and its many investment opportunities. The Summit will include valuable dialogue of how nanotechnology is and will be impacting global investments across numerous markets," said Aymeric Sallin, Founder and Managing Partner of NanoDimension AG.
The program for the Nanotech for Investors Summit features representatives from leading financial institutions such as UBS and Bank Julius Baer and nanotech companies including Oxonica Plc. (UK), a leading nanomaterial group producing nanomaterials for the energy and healthcare sector, Flimson AG (Switzerland), a company developing new solar cells, and Crocus Technology SA (France), a company developing MRAM, a new type of data storage technology. "By bringing together insights from world leaders in nanotechnology business and investment, we look forward to presenting a unique program that focuses on where the opportunities and risks lie in the nanotech future," noted Dr. Matthew Laudon, Executive Director of the NSTI.
The Nanotech for Investors 3rd Bi-Annual Summit will take place at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Zurich, Switzerland. To register and learn more about the program, please visit: http://www.nsti.org/NanoInvestor2006/ .
There are limited sponsorship opportunities available. To learn more, please contact Denise Lee at (203) 245-4201.
NanoDimension is a venture capital firm supporting top entrepreneurial teams to build nanotech companies with the potential to become world leaders in their field. The investment activities focus on IT/Electronics and Life Sciences and on the convergence of these areas, in Europe as well as North America. NanoDimension pursues an active and comprehensive investment approach by providing the companies with financial resources, strong entrepreneurial and managerial experience and extensive scientific expertise through its team of experts.
For more information: www.NanoDimension.com
The Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) is chartered with the promotion and integration of nano and other advanced technologies through education, technology and business development. NSTI accomplishes this mission through its offerings of membership services, continuing education programs, scientific and business publishing and community outreach. NSTI produces the annual Nanotech conference and trade show, the most comprehensive international nanotechnology convention in the world. NSTI also produces the semi-annual Nanotech Venture, Nanotech Industrial Impact Workshop, Nano Impact Summit and the Nanotech Course Series in the US and Europe. 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.
For more information: www.NSTI.org