TechConnect Summit and Expo - June 13-16, 2011 • Boston, MA
TechConnect News
 Voice of the technology business community
January 2011 Issue

Welcome to the TechConnect Newsletter! The TechConnect community provides a powerful solution for catalyzing commercialization, partnership and licensing of emerging technology. Each month, we will feature leading news items from the global business technology community.

In This Issue: Event News | Innovation & Investment |Chemicals, Materials & Energy |
Electronics & Microsystems | Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma | Featured Org

  Event News

IP & Venture Submissions Due: January 28th 2010

Submit Your IP
Submit Venture
Showcase TechConnect Summit and Expo 2011

June 13-16, 2011
Hynes Convention Center

Boston, MA, US.
Deadline to Submit IP or Venture: January 28, 2011

Sponsor Opportunities
Now Available

  Innovation & Investment:

India to Establish 14 Innovation Universities - Mission of the Innovation Universities to focus on tackling global concerns including diseases, poverty, and water.....Read more


Royal Philips Electronics Creates Public-Private Partnership in Germany to Develop Advances in MPI Systems - German government and private industry partners will to invest a total of just over $27M US to the Consortium...Read more

  Chemicals, Materials & Energy

Purdue University Scientists Create New Class of Solar Cells that ‘Self-Repair’ - Novel solar cells were developed using carbon nanotubes and DNA ....Read more


Nano Ceramic Technology Wins 2010 Car & Driver Award - Hüper Optik® technology wins Technical Innovation Brand Award from Car and Driver-China...Read more


Angstron Materials Develops World’s First Commercial Graphene Application - Angstron’s nanomaterials currently being used by large manufacturer of actuator and sensing components for consumer electronics...Read more


GoNano Technologies awarded NSF Phase I SBIR Grant - Federal grant will fund further development of Nanospring-based Four-Way Catalytic Converter for Diesel Engines...Read more

  Electronics & Microsystems

Qualcomm MEMS Technologies and Taiwan to Expand Manufacturing Capacity for Mobile Displays - New fabrication facility in Longtan, Taiwan will represent more than $900 million US investment by Qualcomm...Read more


Nanotechnology Inspired by Mantis Shrimp - nanoLambda announces world’s smallest spectrumsensorTM...Read more


State-of-the-Art Advanced Printed Electronics Research Facility to be Established at UTEP - Texas Emerging Technology Fund, Lockheed Martin and UT System combine for $9 million in support of SPEC Center’s Advanced Fabrication Technologies...Read more

  Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma

FluimediX Receives Patent Protection from China for Its "contact free cell lysis" technology - Company also appoints microfluidics executive to its Board as it continues to develop its NanoCyclerTM platform..Read more


Novel Glaucoma Test Utilizes Small Technology for Improved Detection - Self-test instrument developed by University of Arizona and local ophthalmologist....Read more

  Featured Organization


  Become a Newsletter Sponsor Today:
Reach thousands in the global technology business community today! Contact Jennifer Rocha for more details.

Share your technology, licensing, and investment stories with us! Please contact Jennifer Rocha with your news item, and we may feature it in an upcoming edition.


TechConnect is a global technology outreach & development organization. We are
dedicated to locating the world’s most promising advanced technology sectors and
assisting in the development of ecosystems focused on accelerating the flow of
technologies from the research phase to the viable market phase.
955 Massachusetts Ave. #313 • Cambridge, MA 02139, U.S.A.

Published by: Jennifer Rocha, Publishing Director