Meetings & workshops

2016 NNI Strategic Planning Stakeholder Workshop

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Thu, 05/19/2016 to Fri, 05/20/2016
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Washington, DC
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This event gathers stakeholders for input into the next iteration of the NNI's Strategic Plan.

The Biggest Thing You've Never Seen: A Public Lecture on Nanotechnology by NNCO Director Dr Michael Meador at London's Royal Institution

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Tue, 10/20/2015
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Royal Institution, London, England
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Join NNCO Director and former NASA Nanotechnology Program Manager Dr. Michael Meador to learn about the fundamentals of nanotechnology—what it is and why it’s unique—and how this emerging, disruptive technology will change the world. From invisibility cloaks to lightweight fuel-efficient vehicles to a cure for cancer, nanotechnology might just be the biggest thing you can’t see.

QEEN Workshop: Quantifying Exposure to Engineered Nanomaterials (QEEN) from Manufactured Products--Sponsored by CPSC in collaboration with the NNI

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Tue, 07/07/2015 to Wed, 07/08/2015
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Arlington, VA
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A workshop sponsored by the CPSC and co-hosted by the NNI, entitled “Quantifying Exposure to Engineered Nanomaterials from Manufactured Products – Addressing Environmental, Health, and Safety Implications.” This is a technical workshop to determine the state of the science and the tools and methods available to characterize and quantify exposure to engineered nanomaterials from consumer products.

Gordon Research Conference: Environmental Nanotechnology

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Sun, 06/21/2015 to Fri, 06/26/2015
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Mt Snow Resort, West Dover, VT
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This 3rd GRC on Environmental Nanotechnology will focus on safe use of these nano-enabled systems, framing discussions around potential "steps" or considerations required.

EU-U.S.: bridging nanoEHS research efforts

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Thu, 03/12/2015 to Fri, 03/13/2015
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Venice, Italy
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The purpose of Joint Workshop between the European Union and the United States is to further promote and deepen the EU-U.S. collaboration on nanosafety research. The aim is also to develop the Communities of Research (CoR) collaboration and to bring them to a new level of activity.

Realizing the Promise of Carbon Nanotubes: Challenges, Opportunities, and the Pathway to Commercialization

Event date: 
Mon, 09/15/2014
Event location: 
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Headquarters, 300 E Street Southwest, Washington, DC 20546

Where: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Headquarters, 300 E Street Southwest, Washington, DC 20546

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The objectives of this meeting are to identify, discuss, and report the technical barriers preventing the production of carbon nanotube-based materials with optimal electrical and mechanical properties, and to explore ways to overcome these barriers.

Progress Review on the Coordinated Implementation of the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) 2011 Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Strategy Webinar

Event date: 
Thu, 07/31/2014
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Online

2014 EHS Progress Review coverThe archived webcast is available here.

When: The webinar will be live on Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 12:00 pm-1 pm.

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Sensor Fabrication, Integration, and Commercialization Workshop

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Thu, 09/11/2014 to Fri, 09/12/2014
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Arlington, VA
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The workshop will focus on identifying challenges faced by the sensor development community during the fabrication, integration, and commercialization of sensors.

Cellulose Nanomaterials: A Path Towards Commercialization workshop

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Tue, 05/20/2014 to Wed, 05/21/2014
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Washington D.C.
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This USDA & NNI sponsored workshop will bring together high level executives from government and multiple industrial sectors to identify pathways for the commercialization of cellulose nanomaterials and facilitate communication across industry sectors to determine common challenges.

Democratizing Technologies: Assessing the roles of NGOs in shaping technological futures

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Thu, 11/13/2014 to Sat, 11/15/2014
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UCSB, Santa Barbara, California
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Democratizing Technologies focuses on NGOs with environmental and social justice concerns regarding new technologies and asks: How can NGOs produce more equitable and sustainable outcomes of emerging technologies? What are the implications of NGO participation in governance for democracy and technological futures?