Nanoscale Science and Engineering Education (NSEE) is rapidly developing worldwide. National initiatives have been launched in every region of the world to boost nano-literacy for all citizens and address the demand for a well-trained nanotechnology workforce. The 2008 Global NSEE Workshop will showcase best practices, generate new ideas, and strengthen ties among NSEE professionals from around the world.

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Date: November 13-14, 2008  (Please see agenda for early check-in times)
Location: Near Washington, DC at the Key Bridge Marriott Hotel in Arlington, VA

Program Highlights:

  • Hearing keynote speeches and panel discussions from experts
  • Break-out sessions and networking to learn best practices in NSEE
  • Joining an international dialogue on how NSEE can prepare future generations to address global challenges
  • Creating global collaborations and networking partners

How to Participate:

  • This workshop is by invitation only. If you are interested in participating, please contact us .
  • Prospective participants include: Educators, Nanoscience Researchers, Informal Education Experts, Outreach Coordinators, Policy Makers, Funding Agencies and Industry.
  • Limited number of stipends are available for travel and lodging.
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Speaker: Dr. Mihail C. Roco