Enabling the Nanotechnology Revolution: Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the 21st Century Century Nanotechnology Research and Development Act

March 5: 20th Anniversary of the 21st Century Nanotechnology Research and Development Act

March 5, 2024: Join this celebration in-person or virtually!

RSVP and see more details. Over 30 speakers including Arati Prabhakar, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; Branden Brough, Director of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office and various keynotes and panel discussions.

Scientists and engineers across many fields and disciplines are united by their work at the nanoscale. Their diverse efforts have helped produce everything from faster microchips to powerful mRNA vaccines. The transformative impact of this work has been spurred by the coordination and focus on U.S. nanotechnology established by the 21st Century Nanotechnology Research and Development Act in 2003.

Celebrating such a broad impact and envisioning the future can be quite challenging, but this event will bring together voices from across the emerging technology landscape. There will be experts who can speak on the importance of nanotechnology in quantum engineering, optics, EHS, plastics, DEIA, microelectronics, medicine, education, manufacturing, and more.

We can’t predict what will emerge from this lively discussion between researchers, policymakers, members of industry, educators, and the public, but the conversation can only benefit from including more diverse perspectives – especially yours.

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