Navigation Links
National Nanotechnology Initiative's strategic planning stakeholder workshop
Date:7/8/2010

The National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) will host the Strategic Planning Stakeholder Workshop at the Hotel Palomar in Arlington, VA on July 13-14, 2010. The goal of this workshop is to obtain input from stakeholdersboth those who are new to nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and those who are already familiar with these fields and with the NNIregarding the goals and objectives for an updated NNI Strategic Plan that is currently under development and scheduled for completion by December 2010. Representatives of the U.S. research community, industry, non-governmental organizations, and interested members of the general public are invited to offer suggestions to the U.S. Government interagency task force that is drafting the new plan, which is an update of the December 2007 NNI Strategic Plan (see http://www.nano.gov/NNI_Strategic_Plan_2007.pdf). In particular, the agencies participating in the NNI are seeking input on the specific objectives that should be included in the updated plan under each of the overarching NNI goals, and suggest approaches for achieving those objectives.

Additionally, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) has published a Request for Information (RFI) in the Federal Register inviting broad stakeholder input to assist the Federal government in the development of the 2010 Strategic Plan for the NNI. The RFI is available for online viewing at http://frwebgate1.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/TEXTgate.cgi?WAISdocID=xHtYgZ/0/1/0&WAISaction=retrieve

The specific goals of this Arlington, VA workshop are to:

  • Bring together those who are new to nanoscale science, engineering, and technologyas well as those familiar with nanotechnology and with the NNIto exchange views on the future of nanotechnology and of the U.S. Government's National Nanotechnology Initiative.
  • Obtain stakeholder input regarding the goals and objectives for an updated NNI Strategic Plan. This is currently under development and scheduled for completion by December 2010.
  • Gather suggestions to the U.S. Government interagency task force that is drafting the new plan, which will be an update of the December 2007 NNI Strategic Plan.


'/>"/>

Contact: Marlowe Epstein, Acting Communications Director
mepstein@nnco.nano.gov
703-292-7128
National Nanotechnology Coordination Office
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology technology :

1. China Yingxia International, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2008 Results
2. Yongye Biotechnology International Retains CCG Investor Relations
3. Huifeng Bio-Pharmaceutical (HFGB) Announces USD $1.1 Million Supply Agreement with DNP International Co. Inc.
4. BN ImmunoTherapeutics Announces Partnership With National Cancer Institute
5. Yongye Biotechnology International Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2008 Results
6. Yongye Biotechnology International Announces Second Quarter Results
7. Rosetta Genomics and the National Institute of Health (NIH) to Identify Potential MicroRNA Drug Targets for HIV
8. Medizone International, Inc. Appoints Dr. Michael E. Shannon to Its Board of Directors
9. BioMarin Announces Roll-Out of National PKU Registry
10. Cryo-Cell International and EndGenitor Technologies Announce Research Collaboration
11. PAREXEL International To Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... ... of Tom Perkins as European director. Operating from Pennside’s Zurich headquarters, Pennside Partners, ... , Perkins joins Pennside after more than a decade with leading market research ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... SILVER SPRING, Md. and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., ... UTHR ) today announced its financial results ... 2016. "Our annual 2016 financial results ... billion and earnings exceeded $700 million," said Martine ... Officer. "These financial results strengthen our ability to ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... Inc. ("SQI" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SQD; OTCQX: SQIDF), today reported ... December 31, 2016. SQI is a ... develops and commercializes proprietary technologies and products for advanced multiplexed ... ... in fiscal 2016," said Andrew Morris , SQI,s President ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... ... February 21, 2017 , ... Vortex ... , a fully automated benchtop system for collecting intact circulating tumor cells (CTCs) ... at the Molecular Medicine Tri Conference (Tri-Con) Annual Meeting 2017 (February 19–24 San ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/14/2017)... WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. , Feb. 14, 2017  Wake ... FRY-shlog), M.D., as its new chief executive officer (CEO). ... succeeds CEO John D. McConnell , M.D., who ... new position at the Medical Center, after leading it ... oversee the full scope of Wake Forest Baptist,s academic ...
(Date:2/8/2017)... , Feb. 8, 2017 About Voice ... voice to match it against a stored voiceprint ... as pitch, cadence, and tone are compared to ... minimal hardware installation, as most PCs already have ... different transactions. Voice recognition biometrics are most likely ...
(Date:2/7/2017)... --  MedNet Solutions , an innovative SaaS-based eClinical technology ... is pleased to announce that the latest release of ... and award winning eClinical solution, is now available for ... a proven Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) clinical research technology platform that ... delivers an entire suite of eClinical tools to support ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):