NanoBusiness 2006 Exhibitor Profiles
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Company: AEPI/ Grenoble-Isere, France, Eco. Dev. Media Contact: Sharon Rehbinder Phone: 310-473-2818 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.grenoble-isere.com AEPI is the Grenoble-Isere, France, Economic Development Agency. The Grenoble area, silicon valley in southeastern France, is Europe's top center for research in micro- and nanotechnologies. Working closely with Minatec, its anchor CEA-Leti, as well as with other public and private partners in Grenoble, AEPI provides complimentary information and services to companies exploring business opportunities in the Grenoble area. AEPI is a key player in the development of Minalogic, the world-class competitive cluster for nanotechnologies and miniature intelligent solutions and in the diagnostics, vaccines and new therapies cluster LyonBioPole. In the latter, Grenoble contributes the nanotechnology and structural biology components. Company: America Israel Chamber of Commerce Media Contact: Ronny Bassan Phone: 212-232-8440 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.aicci.org The America-Israel Chamber of Commerce has fostered the expansion of economic relations between the United States and Israel for over 50 years. As the only organization totally devoted to bringing US and Israeli businesses together, our goals are to: -- Advance and protect free trade -- Advocate for policies that encourage investment -- Increase the flow of trade, investment and transfer of technology -- Encourage the US and Israeli governments to adopt innovative and progressive economic programs and policies The America Israel Chamber of Commerce Chamber of Commerce has proven itself as an effective voice for the US-Israel business community. Company: Buchanan Ingersoll PC Media Contact: Lori Lecker Phone: (412) 562-3929 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.buchananingersoll.com Buchanan Ingersoll is one of the nation's largest law firms, with more than 415 attorneys and government relations professionals practicing in 15 offices. Buchanan Ingersoll's nanotechnology team of scientists and attorneys have developed patent portfolios around the fundamental building blocks of nanotechnology, including carbon nanotubes, photo-voltaics, higher diamondoids, MEMS, fuel cells and nanobio technologies. Buchanan Ingersoll attorneys founded the Atlantic Nano Forum and MIT-Stanford-UC Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum, two successful nanotechnology networking organizations. Buchanan Ingersoll's IP and IP Litigation practice is 100 attorneys strong and are ranked 15th in the nation for number of patents filed, according to Intellectual Property Today. Company: Converging Technologies Bar Association Media Contact: Sonia E. Miller, President Phone: (212) 591-CTBA E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.convergingtechnologies.org The Converging Technologies Bar Association (CTBA) is the first professional association in the world dedicated to addressing the multi-faceted societal impact of converging technologies. It: -- Focuses on nanotechnology, biotechnology, bioengineering, biomedical science and forensics, information technology and advanced communications, cognitive science, neuroscience, and other related sciences and next generation technologies. -- Provides a rich forum for bringing clarity and focus to the legal, ethical, regulatory and policy issues generated by the convergence and interrelated nature of these provinces. -- Fosters interest, understanding and collaboration among the legal, scientific, engineering, technology, academic, public sector and business communities. Membership is open and available to attorneys and non-attorney professionals interested in converging technology issues. Company: J Giordano Securities Group Media Contact: Pamela Rockley, 203-327-7844 Investor Relations Contact: Mark Behrman Phone: 212-209-7677 E-mail: email@example.com Web: jgiordano.com J Giordano Securities Group is an independent, privately-owned, full-service investment banking and brokerage firm committed to providing a full range of financial services to small-cap and middle market companies and unique investment ideas to our institutional clients. Company: Minatec Media Contact: David Holden Phone: 011 33 438 78 45 41 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.minatec.com Minatec, in Grenoble, France's silicon valley, unites nearly 4,000 people and includes research platforms, an industrial development complex, training facilities and an infrastructure for conferences and other events. Launched at the instigation of CEA and INPG on the expanded site of CEA-Leti, Europe's top center for applied research in microtechnology, Minatec brings together the critical resources needed to face the challenge of innovation. Minatec is seeking new partners wishing to contribute to its projects and overall dynamic. Minatec is also the hub of the Minalogic world-class nanotech competitive cluster, bringing together 52 players in industry, research, higher education. (See also AEPI listing). Company: Nanotechnology.com - The Nanotech Company Media Contact: Darrell Brookstein Phone: 858-794-0848 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.nanotechnology.com The Nanotech Company is building a leading, "small technology" investment firm. It accesses significant scientific, corporate development and financial advisory resources. Managing Director, Darrell Brookstein, a 32-year financial executive, and Erkki Ruoslahti, M.D., Ph.D., a Distinguished Professor and bionanoscientist, have assembled an eminent team of nanoscientists, professional services specialists, and corporate/financial development experts to enhance and accelerate the intelligent growth of private and public "small tech" companies. Its publisher, Nanotechnology.com, publishes a free e-digest and commentary on the news, "The Best of the NanoWeek" for investors, executives and scientists, as well as BlogNano.com, the leading investment letter, "Small Tech Prospector" and the "source" on successful "small tech" investing, "Nanotech Fortunes." Company: NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals Corp. Ticker Symbol & Exchange: NCST (NASDAQ) NCS (TSX) Media Contact: Evan Ard, (212) 777-2220 Investor Relations Contact: David Wills, (416) 504-8464 Phone: Switchboard, (781) 224-1444 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.nucryst.com NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: NCST; TSX: NCS) develops, manufactures and commercializes medical products that fight infection and inflammation using its patented atomically disordered nanocrystalline silver technology. Smith & Nephew plc sell a range of advanced wound care products under their Acticoat(TM) trade mark: Acticoat(TM) products incorporate NUCRYST's SILCRYST(TM) coatings and are sold in over 30 countries. NUCRYST is also developing pharmaceutical products to address medical conditions that are characterized by both infection and inflammation. The company has developed its proprietary nanocrystalline silver in a powder form for use as an active pharmaceutical ingredient, referred to as NPI 32101. Company: Raymor Industries Inc. Ticker Symbol & Exchange: RAR TSX Venture Exchange Media Contact: Diane Roy Investor Relations Contact: Raymond Fournel Phone: 514-932-8805 ext. 296 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.raymor.com Raymor Industries (RAR: TSX-V), a NANOTECH 100 company, is the leading developer of high technology for the production of single-walled carbon nanotubes, nanomaterials and advanced materials for high value-added applications. Single-walled carbon nanotubes are lightweight, "space-age" materials with an impressive range of mechanical, thermal, electrical, and chemical properties. SINGLE-WALLED CARBON NANOTUBES WILL BECOME THE TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM for a vast array of applications in aerospace, defense, automotive, electronics, and consumer goods. With our high capacity process ramping up this spring, Raymor will become a leading producer and supplier of single-walled carbon nanotubes to the global marketplace. Company: The Deal LLC Media Contact: Marielena Santana, PR Specialist Phone: 212-313-9275 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.TheDeal.com The Deal LLC is a diversified media company that is the authoritative voice of the deal economy. We strive to report, analyze and disseminate business and financial news that offer fresh insights on the deal economy, and specifically serve the global deal community -- corporate and financial dealmakers, advisers and institutional investors. Tech Confidential, published by The Deal LLC, brings a unique perspective to business leaders by exploring the complexities of technology's impact on business and financial strategies. Coverage areas encompass global technology and business integration, emerging technology, venture investing trends, business strategies that embrace technology and company profiles.
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