2007 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - Nanotech 2007 - 10th Annual
Nanotech Ventures 2007
2007 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference & Trade Show
2007 NSTI Nanotech Ventures
May 22-23, 2007
Santa Clara Convention Center
Silicon Valley, California, U.S.A.
Run jointly with the 10th Nanotech Conference and Trade Show
Nanotech Ventures

About NSTI Nanotech Ventures

NSTI Nanotech Ventures An ideal forum for "seed" to "early-stage" companies to showcase their technologies, market advantages, and to search for funding. Selected companies give 10 minute presentations, and benefit from on-site networking with the NSTI Nanotech Ventures Vetting Team, corporate capital, venture capital and multi-sector investment attendees.

Join the world’s largest Nanotech Venture and Partnering Forum!

Scheduled Early Stage Company Presentations

Sustainables, Efficiencies, Fuels Sustainables, Efficiencies, Fuels
DNAin Composites
Digital Sun
Nobska Technologies
Aphios Corporation
Digital Solid State Propulsion
Microstaq Inc
Energy Industries Energy
Ubiquitous Technologies
Prism Solar Technologies
R&D Power Engineering Institute
Gold Star Biodiesel
Mexel USA
Nano Bonus
Sunlight Direct
Puget Sound Tidal Power
CellTech Power
Advanced Energy Products Corp.
Pharma & Biotech Pharma & Biotech
Argentum Medica
Alnis BioSciences
Sapient Discovery
Arrogene, Inc
Materials Materials
HeiQ Materials
InterCrossIP Management
cambridge nanotech inc
Ocean NanoTech,
Optical Dynamics Corporation
Silk Displays
Advanced Diamond Technologies
Reinforced Polymers Inc
PML- Innovative Particle-Monitoring Technologies
ChromoGenics Sweden AB
TAG Technology
10x Technology
Powdermet Inc
Health Care Health Care & Medical Devices
Sweet Power
Cambridge Biomagnetics
Electronics Electronics
New Scale Technologies
Aquarian MIcrosystems
DRC computer corp
Analog Bridge
mission critical electronic systems
Software & Services Services, Infrastructure, Software
Tewari Bio-Med Systems
Corent Technology
Advanced Dental Tech
Instrumentation & Tools Instrumentation & Tools
Biochem Consulting Services
Atomistix A/S
VIGMA Nanoelectronics

NSTI Nanotech Ventures Program

NSTI Nanotech Ventures Session


Monday May 21

7:00 Registration
8:30 Nanotech Conference Opening & Keynotes

Tuesday May 22

7:00 TUESDAY - Registration
4:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Pharma & Biotech
4:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Instrumentation & Tools 1
4:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Electronics
6:00 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Materials 1
6:00 Nanotech/Techconnect Ventures & Partnering: Electronics & Devices

Wednesday May 23

2:30 Successful Private Equity & Venture Capital Funding for Early Stage Companies : Panel
3:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Health & Medicine
3:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Services, Infrastructure & Software
3:50 TechConnect Ventures & Partnering: Software
3:30 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Energy 1
3:30 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Materials & Applications
5:00 Cleantech: Water
5:00 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Energy 2
5:00 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Sustainables, Efficiencies, Fuels
5:00 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Advanced Materials

Thursday May 24

10:30 Cleantech: Energy Efficiency

NSTI Nanotech Ventures Program


Monday May 21

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7:00 RegistrationMain Lobby
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8:30 Nanotech Conference Opening & KeynotesGrand Ballroom
 Session chair: Bart Romanowicz, NSTI, Andreas Wild, Freescale Semiconductors
8:30 How the US Can Ensure Energy Supply for the Future
J. Hofmeister, Shell Oil, US (bio)
9:10 National Nanotech Initiative and Industrial Nanotechnology Impact
A.H. Carim, Co-Chair, Nanoscale Science and Engineering Technology, Subcommittee, National Science & Technology Council, U.S. Department of Energy, US (bio)

Tuesday May 22

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7:00 TUESDAY - RegistrationMain Lobby
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4:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Pharma & BiotechRoom 210
 Session chair: Alexie Andreev, Harris & Harris, US
4:30 SiMPore Inc.
T. Gaborski, Simpore Inc., US
4:40 Alnis BioSciences, Inc.
S. Barry, Alnis BioSciences, Inc., US
4:50 Argentum Medica
T. Castor, Argentum Medica, US
5:00 SpeciGen
B. Campion, SpeciGen, US
5:10 Arrogene, Inc
L. Foster, Arrogene, Inc, US
5:20 Sapient Discovery, LLC.
K. Ramnarayan, Sapient Discovery, LLC., US
5:30 Vitrimark, Inc.
A. Bose, Vitrimark, Inc., US
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4:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Instrumentation & Tools 1Room 207
 Session chair: Josko Bobanovic, MSBi Capital
4:30 Protochips, Inc.
D. Nackashi, Protochips, Inc., US
4:40 Nanopoint, Inc.
C. Owen, Nanopoint, Inc., US
4:50 IntelliSense
S. Akkaraju, IntelliSense, US
5:00 Atomistix
T. Magnussen, Atomistix A/S, DK
5:10 Biochem Consulting Services
R. Balu, Biochem Consulting Services, US
5:20 Systine Inc.
H.P. Gillis, Systine Inc., US
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4:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: ElectronicsRoom 209
 Session chair: Mikko Uusitalo, Nokia, FI
4:30 New Scale Technologies, Inc.
D. Henderson, New Scale Technologies, Inc., US
4:40 NanoRay
D. Garmire, NanoRay, US
4:50 NanoLambda
B. Choi, NanoLambda, US
5:00 Analog Bridge Inc.
G.A. Steinhauer, Analog Bridge Inc., US
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6:00 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Materials 1Room 210
 Session chair: Marcos Gomez, BASF
6:00 HeiQ Materials Ltd.
M.J. Height, HeiQ Materials Ltd., CH
6:20 Nanosys Inc.
S. Empedocles, Nanosys Inc., US
6:30 Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc.
N. Kane, Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc., US
6:40 Silk Displays, Inc.
R.A. Simon, Silk Displays, Inc., CA
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6:00 Nanotech/Techconnect Ventures & Partnering: Electronics & DevicesRoom 209
 Session chair: Brian Johnston, Eastman Kodak Company, US
6:00 DRC computer corp
L. Laurich, DRC computer corp, US
6:10 Aquarian MIcrosystems
A.K. Henning, Aquarian MIcrosystems, US
6:20 flexvia
D. Monsma, Flexvia, US
6:30 Boleo, Inc.
B. Lucero, Boleo, Inc., US
6:40 mission critical electronic systems
S. Randle, mission critical electronic systems, US

Wednesday May 23

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2:30 Successful Private Equity & Venture Capital Funding for Early Stage Companies : PanelRoom 204
 Session chair: Tom Rosenbloom, Foley and Lardner, US
- J. Fonstad, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, US
- N. Kane, Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc., US
- E. Burnett, Applied NanoWorks, US
- R. Serrato, Tokyo Electron Venture Capital, US
- T. Rosenbloom, Foley & Lardner LLP, US
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3:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Health & MedicineRoom 209
 Session chair: Aymeric Sallin, NanoDimension, CH
3:30 Sweet Power Inc.
S. Angappan, Sweet Power Inc., CA
3:40 Nanomix, Inc.
B. Perry, Nanomix, Inc., US
3:50 FluimediX
T. Ussing, FluimediX, DK
4:00 Cambridge Biomagnetics
T. Mitrelias, Cambridge Biomagnetics, UK
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3:30 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Services, Infrastructure & SoftwareRoom 204
 Session chair: Josko Bobanovic, MSBi Capital, US
3:30 IdeaPoint
S. Shaunessy, IdeaPoint, US
3:40 Optotrack, Inc.
C. Kung, Optotrack, Inc., US
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3:50 TechConnect Ventures & Partnering: SoftwareRoom 204
 Session chair: Josko Bobanovic, MSBi Capital, US
3:50 Corent Technology, Inc.
F. Fatehi, Corent Technology, Inc., US
4:00 Xapio, inc.
S. Foresti, Xapio, inc., US
4:10 Tewari Bio-Med Systems
G. Tewari, Tewari Bio-Med Systems, US
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3:30 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Energy 1Room 203
 Session chair: Matthew Denesuk, IBM
3:30 Mexel USA
M. Wolter Glass, Mexel USA, US
3:40 GreenVolts, Inc.
B. Cart, GreenVolts, Inc., US
3:50 Sopogy, Inc.
D. Kimura, Sopogy, Inc., US
4:00 Power of Minus 9
B. Oster, Power of Minus 9, US
4:10 Advanced Energy Products Corp.
M. Berman, Advanced Energy Products Corp., US
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3:30 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Materials & ApplicationsRoom 204
 Session chair: Neil Cameron, Emerald Technology Ventures, US
3:30 Powdermet Inc
A. Sherman, Powdermet Inc, US
3:40 ChromoGenics Sweden AB
L-O. Bäckman, ChromoGenics Sweden AB, SE
3:50 NanoDynamics
M. Modzelewski, NanoDynamics, US
4:00 TAG Technology
P. Fox, TAG Technology, US
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5:00 Cleantech: WaterRoom 210
 Session chair: Nitin Parekh, PARC, US
5:00 Energy-Water Interdependencies
R. Pate, Sandia National Laboratories, US
5:30 MicroBeads Technology - A Fundamental Breakthrough for Effective Destruction of Contaminants in Water Resources
F. Shirazi, J. Brackin, Microvi Biotech LLC, US
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5:00 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Energy 2Room 203
 Session chair: Marie Miglin, Shell Global Solutions, US
5:00 Sunlight Direct
J. Morris, Sunlight Direct, US
5:10 Puget Sound Tidal Power LLC
W.B. Hamner, Puget Sound Tidal Power LLC, US
5:20 Gold Star Biodiesel Ltd.
C.V. Fishel, Gold Star Biodiesel Ltd., US
5:30 Nano Bonus
W. Gears, Nano Bonus, US
5:40 Ubiquitous Technologies
M. Perales, Ubiquitous Technologies, US
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5:00 Cleantech Ventures & Partnering: Sustainables, Efficiencies, FuelsRoom 204
 Session chair: Wilmer Hale
5:00 Digital Solid State Propulsion LLC
W. Sawka, Digital Solid State Propulsion LLC, US
5:10 Microstaq Inc
S. Kumar, Microstaq Inc, US
5:20 Nila Inc. Environmentally Sustainable Lighting
J. Sanfilippo, Nila Inc. Environmentally Sustainable Lighting, US
5:30 Aphios Corporation
T. Castor, Aphios Corporation, US
5:40 Nobska Technologies, Inc.
P. O'Regan, Nobska Technologies, Inc., US
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5:00 Nanotech Ventures & Partnering: Advanced MaterialsRoom 209
 Session chair: Brent Segal, Atomic Venture Partners/Nantero
5:00 InterCrossIP Management LLC
M.A. Fury, InterCrossIP Management LLC, US
5:10 Zikon Inc.
A. Fries, Zikon Inc., US
5:20 cambridge nanotech inc
D. Monsma, cambridge nanotech inc, US
5:30 Reinforced Polymers Inc
R. Guzauskas, Reinforced Polymers Inc, US
5:40 Ocean NanoTech, LLC
Y.A. Wang, Ocean NanoTech, LLC, US

Thursday May 24

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10:30 Cleantech: Energy EfficiencyRoom 203
 Session chair: Ben Finkelor, UC Davis Energy Efficiency Center
- J. Kunhart, American River Ventures, US
- D. Clark, IBM Venture Capital, US
- G. Brady, Siemens Corporation, US
- D. Lawson, Inquity Software, US
- P. Van Deventer, SynapSense, US
- J. Livingston, PG&E, US
- D. Berokoff, Sempra Utilities, US
- J. Parks, Sacramento Municipal Utility District, US

NSTI Nanotech Ventures Vetting Team

in collaboration with TechConnect Venture & IP Review Board

  • 3i
  • Analog Devices
  • Arrowhead Research
  • Atomic Venture Partners
  • BASF
  • Battery Ventures
  • Buchanan Ingersoll
  • Cabot Corporation
  • Cargil Investments
  • Chevron
  • Cisco Systems
  • DaimlerChrysler
  • Dorsey and Whitney
  • Draper Fisher Jurvetson
  • DuPont
  • Eastman Kodak Company
  • ExxonMobil
  • Emerald Technology Ventures
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Garage Ventures
  • General Catalyst Partners
  • Goodrich
  • Greenberg Traurig
  • Harris & Harris Group
  • Hewlett-Packard Company
  • Honeywell
  • IBM
  • CSIR, India
  • In-Q-Tel
  • Intel
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Mohr, Davidow Ventures
  • Motorola
  • MSBi Capital
  • NanoDimension
  • North Bridge Venture Partners
  • Novartis
  • Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)
  • Pfizer
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Sanyo
  • UBS
  • Vista Ventures
  • Wilmer Hale

Past Early Stage Presenting Companies Included:

  • 3DM Inc.
  • Active Surface Technologies Incorporated (ASTI)
  • Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc.
  • Akermin
  • ALIS Company
  • Alnis BioSciences, Inc.
  • Alpha-O Peptides, CH
  • AmberWave Systems Corporation
  • Anchor Science LLC
  • AngstroVision, Inc.
  • Applied MicroStructures
  • Applied Standard
  • AptaSense, AU
  • arccure technologies gmbh, DE
  • Argonide Corp
  • Atomistix A/S, DK
  • Banyan Biomarkers
  • BioMimetic Systems, Inc.
  • BioNano Systems
  • Biophan Technologies, Inc.
  • Block MEMS. LLC
  • Blu-Si
  • Calient Optical Components
  • Cambridge Biomagnetics, UK
  • Cantion A/S, DK
  • Carigent Therapeutics
  • Catalyzed Combustion Technologies
  • Ceimig Ltd, UK
  • CENTICE Corp.
  • Chela Tech, Inc.
  • ChemNova Technologies, Inc.
  • Collossus Nanotech
  • CombiMatrix Corporation
  • Cryscade Solar Ltd.
  • CytImmune Sciences, Inc.
  • Delphi Laboratories, Inc.
  • Digital Matrix Corp
  • Digital Solid State Propulsion LLC
  • EC Systems
  • Enable IPC Corporation
  • ENSbio
  • EP Therapeutics.com
  • Evolved Nanomaterials Sciences
  • Focal Point Microsystems
  • GEMIO Technologies, Inc.
  • GeneEx
  • HSM Systems, Inc.
  • HTS Nano-Ceramics, Ltd
  • Iatia Ltd, AU
  • IC Scope Research, Inc.
  • ICU DataSystems
  • iMobile Access Technologies Corp (iMAT)
  • Inovatia Lab.
  • ionscope limited, UK
  • Liquidia Technologies
  • Luna nanoMaterials
  • Mantis Deposition
  • Maritime Design
  • Medical Ink Jet technologies
  • memsstar technology
  • MET Tech
  • Midatech Limited, UK
  • Mimetex, Inc
  • Molecular Imprints
  • MolecularDiamond Technologies
  • MolySym
  • Nano Interface Technology, Inc.
  • Nano S Biotechnologie, AT
  • Nano-C
  • NanoBioMagnetics, Inc.
  • NanoCell Systems
  • NanoDynamics, Inc.
  • Nanogen
  • NanoLambda
  • Nanolytics, Inc.
  • Nanometrix, Inc., CA
  • Nanomix
  • NanoOpto Corporation
  • Nanopoint, Inc.
  • Nanopower Technologies, Inc.
  • Nanospherx, Inc.
  • NanoSpire, Inc.
  • NanoTechLogic Corporation
  • Nanothinx, GR
  • Nanotrope, Inc.
  • Nanox Inc.
  • New Scale Technologies, Inc.
  • NewCyte, Inc.
  • NIL Technology
  • Nucleus Remodeling, Inc.
  • nVizix
  • Optimer Photonics, Inc.
  • orionsolar photovoltaics
  • Owlstone Nanotech, Inc.
  • Phoebus Optoelectronics LLC
  • Photon Imaging Optics, FR
  • PolyMedix, Inc.
  • Prime Technology
  • Prism Solar Technologies, Inc.
  • Prodyne Corp.
  • Progressive Cooling Solutions
  • Quantiscript
  • Quantum Modeling
  • Quantum Precision Instr., AU
  • Quantumsphere, Inc.
  • R & G Corporation
  • Raustech Pty.Ltd., AU
  • Russian Biotechnologies, RU
  • SCF Technologies A/S, DK
  • ScienceGL
  • Semasopht, CH
  • Sequoia Pacific Research Company, L.L.C. (SPRC)
  • Silicon Biosystems Spa
  • Silicon Wafer Technologies
  • Silk Displays, Inc.
  • Silver Clear
  • Smoltek AB
  • Solaris Nanosciences
  • Solexant Corp.
  • SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc.
  • StarMega Corp.
  • Telomolecular
  • The Permanent Data Company
  • ViaLogy Corp
  • XCom Wireless, Inc.

Past Participating Organizations Included:

  • 3M Company
  • Affymetrix
  • AMD
  • Amersham
  • Analog Devices
  • Atlas Ventures
  • BAE
  • Bank of America
  • Bayer Healthcare
  • Boeing
  • Boston Scientific
  • Bristol Myers Squibb
  • British Petroleum
  • Cabot Corporation
  • Caliper Life Sciences
  • ChevronTexaco
  • Ciphergen Biosystems
  • Clorox
  • Credit Suisse
  • Diamler-Chrysler
  • Dow Chemical
  • Dow Corning
  • Draper Fisher Jurvetson
  • Dupont
  • Eastman Kodak
  • Engelhard
  • Ferarri
  • Forbes
  • Foster Miller
  • General Dynamics
  • General Electric
  • Goodrich
  • Harris and Harris
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Hitachi
  • Honda
  • Honeywell
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • Intel Capital
  • L’Oréal
  • Lucent
  • Medtronic
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Mitsubishi
  • Motorola
  • NEC
  • Nestlé
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Novartis
  • NTT
  • Oxford Instruments
  • Panasonic
  • Philips
  • Polaris Ventures
  • Price Waterhouse Coopers
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Raytheon
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Saint-Gobain
  • SAM Private Equity
  • Samsung
  • Shell
  • Siemens
  • Sony
  • Texas Instruments
  • Thermo Electron
  • Toyota
  • UBS
  • Varian Medical
  • Veeco
  • Zero Stage Capital

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Contact Information

For more information, please contact the NSTI Nanotech Ventures Coordinator Matthew Laudon


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