Archive: 2006 Nanotech Commercialization and Investors Forum

Monday, December 4, 2006
2:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Marriott Boston Newton,
2345 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA

Conference Description

Featuring the region’s most promising applications of nanotechnology, the second annual Nanotech Investors Forum gives private and corporate investors a unique view of new companies ripe for investment and partnership. These early-stage companies are meeting real customer requirements today.

In a post-conference poster session, the spotlight will turn to research projects from local universities that could form the basis of a start-up company.

Who Should Attend

  • Venture capitalists, angel, private & corporate investors
  • Business development & senior executives from life sciences, defense, materials, & equipment providers interested in new technologies being developed by early stage companies.
  • Institutional Technology Transfer Offices researchers and officers

Nanotech Investors Forum Agenda

2:00 - 2:30


2:30 -3:15

Welcome & Opening Remarks Abi Barrow and Stephen Zamierowski, Conference Co-Chairs Panel : The Application of Tiny Technologies to Real Products - An Industry Perspective.

Panel moderator : Peter Fasse, Principal, Fish & Richardson.

Panelists :
Jake Reder, New Business Development Project Leader, Cabot Showell, Associate Director, Procter&Gamble and John Ullo, Boston Project Manager, Schlumberger.

3:15 - 3:45

Company Presentations I:

  • University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Angstrom Medica
  • Perfusion Technology

3:45 - 4:00

Coffee Break

4:00 - 5:30

Company Presentations II:

  • Harvard University
  • NewCyte
  • CBR Institute
  • MAD Nanolayers (MIT)
  • UMass Lowell Nanomanufacturing Center of Excellence
  • University of Maine
  • Active Surface Technologies (WPI)

5:30 - 7:00

Networking Reception & Exhibits

Conference Fees:

MATTO Members: $50 per person
Non-members: $75 per person