Nanosys Inc.

Location:CA, US
Speaker:Stephen Empedocles
Title:VP Business Development
Primary Industry:Materials
Executive Summary:Nanosys is an industry leading nanotechnology company developing products using our specialized expertise, unique infrastructure and leading intellectual property. These products are based on our core technology of proprietary, high performance inorganic nanostructures having integrated functionality. Our business is focused on working with collaboration partners to develop and supply these nanotechnology-enabled products across multiple industries. Our core technology allows us to engineer and integrate the physical and functional characteristics of nanostructures for creating products. Our nanostructures can incorporate functions equivalent to devices such as transistors, LEDs, and solar cells. Unlike traditional materials that are used to fabricate devices, our nanostructures are the device. We have over 500 patents and patent applications that have been internally developed or exclusively licensed from leading educational institutions and research centers worldwide. Nanosys is uniquely positioned to become a leading nanotechnology company through its broad technology platform, comprehensive intellectual property, diversified product portfolio, broad market opportunities, experienced team, and world class collaborators and investors.
Venture is:C-Round


Corporate Presentations:

  • Air Products
  • BASF
  • Eastman Kodak Company
  • Genzyme
  • Goodrich
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Honda
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Sanyo

Reserved Presentations:

  • ExxonMobil
  • IBM

Partnering Events:
(full access included)

Platinum Sponsor

University of Hawaii

Press Sponsor

Business Wire

Commercialization Partner



Invest Australia AzTE Technology Enterprises

Media Sponsors

(joint with Nanotech 2007) Nature
Red Herring

Supporting Organizations

Boston University
Midwest Research University Network


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