Webinar Registration Open: Water Sustainability through Nanotechnology - A Federal Perspective Webinar


(October 6, 2016) The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) will hold a webinar to announce the Nanotechnology Signature Initiative (NSI): Water Sustainability through Nanotechnology and highlight the activities of several participating Federal agencies on October 19 from 3 PM to 4:30 PM. This webinar is the first in a series exploring the confluence of nanotechnology and water. Subsequent webinars will each focus on one of the NSI's technical focus areas:

  • Increase water availability.
  • Improve the efficiency of water delivery and use.
  • Enable next-generation water monitoring systems.

Speakers:

  • Nora Savage (National Science Foundation)
  • Daniel Barta (National Aeronautics and Space Adminstration)
  • Paul Shapiro (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)
  • Jim Dobrowolski (USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture)
  • Hongda Chen (USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture).

Audience:  Representatives of the NNI member agencies participating in the Water NSI, the nanotechnology business community, and interested members of the general public, media, academia, industry, NGOs, and Federal, State, and local governments are encouraged to participate.

Q&A: Following speaker presentations, the panelists will answer questions from the audience. Questions for the panel can be submitted to webinar@nnco.nano.gov from now through the end of the webinar at 4:30 PM on October 19, 2016.

Registration:  This webinar is free and open to the public with registration on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is now open and will be capped at 500. To register, visit https://events-na12.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/1305935587/en/events/event/shared/1409847910/event_registration.html?sco-id=1571646776

Media Contact:
Marlowe Newman, NNCO Communications Director
mnewman@nnco.nano.gov, 703-292-7128

 

 

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