Cypress to Host Second Annual IEEE SFBA Nanotechnology Symposium; Event will Review the State of Nanotechnology-Enabled Alternate Energy Solutions Including Photovoltaics and Fuel Cells
Dr. Meyya Meyyappan, the director of the Center for Nanotechnology at Nasa Ames Research Center, will deliver an address titled, "Nanotechnology: Are we there yet?" In addition, there will be a panel discussion featuring representatives from Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Mohr Davidow Ventures, Nth Power, Strategies Unlimited and Worldview Partners.
The symposium will be held in the Building 6 auditorium of the Cypress campus at 198 Champion Court in San Jose, Calif. To register, go to www.ieee.org/nano. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (408) 546-8431. For directions to the symposium location please visit http://www.cypress.com/aboutus/directions.cfm.
About the speakers Meyya Meyyappan, Director, NASA Ames Center for Nanotechnology Peter Fath, Founder, International Solar Energy Research Center Bill Mulligan, Vice President of Research and Technology, SunPower Corporation Eicke Weber, Professor of Materials Science, UC Berkeley; Director, Integrated Materials Lab Scott Elrod, Manager Hardware Systems Lab, PARC Slobodan Petrovic, Associate Professor, ASU; Vice President of Engineering, Clear Edge Power K. R. Sridhar, CEO, Ion America Jim Kaschmitter, Chairman & CEO, Ultracell Corporation Sanjiv Malhotra, CEO & President of Oorja Protonics About the panelists Raj Atluru, Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Steve Eglash, Principal, Worldview Partners Tom Hauskin, Director Components Practice, Strategies Unlimited Rodrigo Prudencio, Principal, Nth Power Erik Straser, General Partner, Mohr Davidow Ventures
About IEEE SFBA Nanotechnology Council
The IEEE, a non-profit organization, is the world's leading professional association for the advancement of technology. The mission of the IEEE San Francisco Bay Area Nanotechnology Council is to build bridges between local industry, academic, and government leaders, and to encourage Bay Area involvement in the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI).
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