For over nine years, the IIN has organized the annual International Institute for Nanotechnology Symposium. This all day conference features presentations by renowned nanotechnology researchers from around the world, and provides an excellent venue to enhance interactions and encourage collaborations. Over the years, the symposium has become so popular that it was necessary to move the venue off campus (growing from ~350 attendees in 2005 to over 750 attendees in 2013).
This year the IIN Symposium was held on Thursday, October 9, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom of the Hilton Orrington Hotel in Evanston, IL. The 2014 IIN Symposium had a record number of registrants (884) and featured the following distinguished speakers:
Attendance was offered free of charge due to the generous support from our sponsors.
The Clinton administration raised nanoscale science and technology to the level of a federal initiative by including major funding as part of its 2000 budget submission to Congress, and spearheading the establishment of the National Nanotechnology Initiative.
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