The Tenth U.S.-Korea Forum on Nanotechnology:
A New Generation of Nano-technological Products & Processes

Boston, USA, October 15 & 16, 2013


General Information









M.S. Jhon (U.S.A.)
Carnegie Mellon University

Ahmed Busnaina (U.S.A)

Northeastern University

J.W. Lee (Korea)
Hanyang University

Chang Woo Kim

National Nanotechnology Policy Center

dia_green.gif Participation
We are expecting 50-60 participants, and approximately 1/3 will be from Korea. The program is 9 am – 5:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 15 & 16.  For those who are interested, we can offer optional tours and activities on Monday October 14 and Thursday, October 17.   

dia_green.gif Program & Presentations
The format will be similar to prior forums.  On the first day, participants will be giving oral presentations (15 minutes), and the young scientists are participating in a poster session on the second day.  There will be an optional dinner on Monday night (Columbus Day).

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The meeting is in Northeastern's Raytheon Amphitheater, which is on the ground floor of the Egan Research Center at 160 Forsyth Street.  The Egan Center is one mile (1.6 km) from the conference Hotel:  The Inn at Longwood Medical.  (walk right on Longwood, left onto Huntington Ave, right onto Forsyth Street).

dia_green.gif Travel
You will be flying into Boston's Logan Airport (BOS).  Accommodations are at the Inn at Longwood Medical, 342 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA.   The distance from the Airport to the Hotel is 7 miles (11 km), and by taxi, this would take 15-30 minutes, depending on traffic.  Public transit would take about 45 minutes (Shuttle bus to MBTA Airport Station, Blueline train to Government Center, switch to Greenline E train to Longwood Medical).   

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US Participants:  Travel and accommodations for US-based speakers and presenters are sponsored by the US National Science Foundation.
Korean Participants:  Travel and accommodations for some Korea-based participants is sponsored by the Korean National Research Foundation in Korea.

dia_green.gif Institutional Sponsors
  circle03_green.gif National Science Foundation (US) 
  circle03_green.gif Ministry of Science, ICT & Planning (Korea) 
  circle03_green.gif National Nanotechnology Policy Center (Korea) 
  circle03_green.gif NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing

dia_green.gif University Sponsors
  circle03_green.gif Northeastern University
  circle03_green.gif Carnegie Mellon University

dia_green.gif Corporate  Sponsors
  circle03_green.gif Rogers Corporation 
  circle03_green.gif Park Systems