Register for the K-12 Nanotechnology Teacher Conference at UNH-Durham

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Register for the K-12 Nanotechnology Teacher Conference at UNH-Durham

Register for the 9th and FINAL Nanotechnology Teacher Conference on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at Holloway Commons on the Campus of  The University of New Hampshire Durham, NH
FREE and Open to all K-12 teachers with a knowledge of or interest in science and technology.
 
If you have never been to this conference, or if you haven’t attended in some time, it’s your last chance to come and get a fresh perspective on the up and coming field that is already sweeping the nation...and the world.  Don’t miss out—see contact information below.  Deadline for registration is March 25, 2013, so do it now before you forget!
Nanotechnology is the latest “revolutionary” technology that is bringing sweeping changes to the 21st Century.  Some of the applications are already here.  Find out what they are, and how they will affect the lives and professions of your students in the near future. Come to the Nanotechnology Conference and get answers to the following questions:

  • What is Nanotechnology?
  • Where is it being investigated?
  • Why is it so important?
  • What applications of nanotechnology already exist?
  • What applications are thought possible in the next 5 to 15 years?
  • What are the societal and ethical impacts of nanotechnology?

 
Tentative Program Schedule:
8:30 am—check-in
9:00 am—Continental Breakfast
9:15 am—Welcome
9:30-10:30 am—First session of workshops
10:30-10:45 am—Break
10:45-11:45 am— Keynote speaker
12:00 pm — Buffet Lunch
1:00-2:00 pm— Second session of workshops
2:15 pm—Announcements and concluding remarks
 
REGISTRATION BEFORE THE CONFERENCE IS REQUIRED—Deadline, March 25, 2013.  Registration information available from the Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing at the University of New Hampshire and funded through a grant from the National Science Foundation.    Please contact:  Susan Greenberg, K-12 Outreach Coordinator, at UNH, Parsons Hall, 23 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, 603-862-3325, 862-4278 fax, email susan.greenberg@unh.edu