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Tuesday, October 24

9:00am - 3:30pmAdvanced Lithography Symposium (Paul G Allen Building, AllenX 101  Auditorium)

Wednesday, October 25

10:00am - 12:00pmPhotolithography Working Group Meeting (Huang 305)
11:00am - 1:00pmBox lunches & Early Registration (Huang Amphitheater)
12:00pm - 6:00pmnano@stanford Open House with student research posters, vendor booths, industry representatives, pub-style Trivia Night (Huang Amphitheater)
1:00pm - 2:30pmEducation and Outreach Coordinators Meeting (Huang 300)
3:00pm - 4:30pmAnnual SEI Meeting (Huang 300)
6:30pm - 8:30pmWelcome Reception (Cantor Art Museum)

Thursday, October 26

8:00am - 8:30amRegistration & Breakfast (Huang 300)
8:30am - 8:45amConference Welcome & Overview (Debbie Senesky)
8:45am - 9:00amNSF (Richard Nash and Anthony Maciejewski)
9:00am - 9:15amNNCO (Branden Brough)
9:15am - 10:15amNNCI Coordinating Office (David Gottfried)
10:15am - 10:45amBreak
10:45am - 11:45am

NNCI Associate Director Reports

1) Matt Hull      2) Mikkel Thomas     3) Jamey Wetmore     4) Azad Naeemi

11:45am - 12:15pmGroup Photo
12:15pm - 1:15pmLunch (Huang 300)
1:15pm - 2:00pmFree time for networking or optional campus tour
2:00pm - 3:50pm

Special Topic: Translating from R&D to Market (invited speakers TBA) and the I&E Economic Impact Survey Results

Introduction (Matt Hull)

I&E Group’s Economic Impact Survey Report Out (Tonya Pruitt, Jessica Hauer)

Start-up Success Story (Dr. Jack Hu, Pumpkinseed)

Start-up Success Story (Dr. Jae-Hyung Lee, Stratio)

Academic Support Programs for Entrepreneurs (Professor Yossi Feinberg, Stanford Ignite)

Non-profit Support Programs for Entrepreneurs (Dr. Brenna Teigler, Activate Berkeley)

Start-Up Accelerators/Incubators (Dr. Paul Pickering, Silicon Catalyst)

Applied Material’s EPIC Center (Dr. Sesh Ramaswami, AMAT)

3:50pm - 4:00pmBreak and panel session setup
4:00pm - 4:45pmPanel Discussion about Translation
5:00pm - 6:00pmFacility Tours
6:15pm - 8:15pmBanquet Dinner and Staff Awards at the Faculty Club

Friday, October 27

7:30am - 8:30amBreakfast (Huang 300)
7:30am - 8:30amSite Directors Meeting with Coordinating Office (Huang 305)
8:30am - 9:45am

Lightning Talks and Panel Discussion 1 (4 sites)

“What can a set of future nanotechnology infrastructure sites do to expand their impact regionally?”

KY Multiscale (Lead)     MONT     CNF     RTNN

9:45am - 11:00am

Lightning Talks and Panel Discussion 2 (4 sites)

“What role does the NNCI currently play in workforce development and how can a future infrastructure improve upon and scale these efforts?

NNF (Lead)     SENIC     SHyNE     NCI-SW

11:00am - 11:15amBreak
11:15am - 12:15pm

Research Community Reports

Nanotechnology Convergence (Jacob Jones)

Nanoscience in the Earth & Environmental Sciences (Trevor Thornton)

Nano-Enabled Internet-of-Things (Christian Binek)

Transform Quantum (Steven Koester) 

Understanding the Rules of Life (Vinayak Dravid) 

Microelectronics/Semiconductors (Trevor Thornton, Shyam Aravamudhan, Mary Tang) 

12:15pm - 1:15pmLunch
1:15pm - 2:30pm

Lightning Talks and Panel Discussion 3 (4 sites)

“How can an NSF-funded nanotechnology program help lead and nucleate the broader national nanotechnology infrastructure ecosystem?

SDNI (Lead)     TNF     MANTH     nano@stanford

2:30pm - 3:45pm

Lightning Talks and Panel Discussion 4 (4 sites)

“How does NNCI support national research priorities, and how can this be enhanced in a future nanotechnology infrastructure?”

NNI (Lead)     CNS     NanoEarth     MiNIC

3:45pm - 4:30pmNNCI EAB Private Meeting (Huang 305)
4:30pm - 5:00pmNNCI EAB Oral Report
5:00pm - 5:15pmClosing Remarks