Upcoming Event! 2016 TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo

TechConnect World Innovation Conference

Find Vireo Advisors at the upcoming 2016 TechConnect World Innovation Conference May 22-25th, 2016 in Washington, DC. The event encompasses Nanotech2016, the worlds largest nanotechnology event and this year features a Nano and Microfibrillated Cellulose Program that focuses on the application and material aspects of these novel materials. Co-organized by World Nieh of the US Forest Service, presentations will be given by industry leaders such as Sean Ireland of Imerys,  Shaul Lapdot of Melodea, Kim Nelson of American Process Inc. and Vireo’s own Dr. Jo Anne Shatkin.  Jo Anne will be giving a talk entitled "Demonstrating the Safety of Cellulose Nanomaterials – High Performance Bio-Based Materials" on Wednesday May 25th at 11:55AM. The presentation will discuss the current efforts to establish safety determinations for CN in the U.S. and beyond with developments in regulatory policies for nanomaterials.

The full symposium program, including abstracts can be viewed here.