|Foresight Update 34 - Table of Contents|
Fifth Int'l Conference on Nanometer-scale Science and Technology, Aug 31-Sept 4, 1998, Birmingham, UK. Contact Institute of Physics, tel +44-171 470 4800, fax +44-171-470-4900, email email@example.com. Second Announcement for the conference is available at http://www.iop.org/IOP/Confs/IVC/
Nanotechnology in Carbon and Related Materials, September 9-11, 1998. University of Sussex at Brighton, U.K. "This conference is designed to introduce those with an interest in materials to current research in carbon technology and to bring together research scientists working various disciplines in the area of nanotubes and fullerene-related nanostructures." Further information: http://www.cpes.susx.ac.uk/nanotech/first.html
2nd Intl. Conference on Evolvable Systems: From Biology to Hardware, Sept. 24-26, 1998. Lausanne, Switzerland. Includes self-replicating hardware, self-repairing hardware, applications of nanotechnology. Tutorials include "An Introduction to Molecular and DNA computing" by Prof. Max H. Garzon and "An Introduction to Nanotechnology" by Dr. James K. Gimzewski. Email Moshe.Sipper@di.epfl.ch, details on the Web at http://lslwww.epfl.ch/ices98/
Second International Conference on Complex Systems. October 25-30, 1998. Nashua, NH. Host: New England Complex Systems Institute (http://necsi.org). Conference themes are: emergence, structure and function; informatics; complexity; dynamics. The system categories are: fundamentals, physical & chemical systems; bio-molecular & cellular systems; physiological systems; human social and economic systems; engineered systems. Application deadline is August 25. For further information: email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web http://necsi.org/html/iccs2.html
American Vacuum Society 45th International Symposium, November 2-6, 1998 at Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland. Includes technical symposium on Nanometer-scale Science and Technology. "This year's program will emphasize experimental and theoretical advances in understanding atomistic processes, novel measurement techniques, fabrication of small structures, and new applications of devices, all in nanometer sized systems." Additional information: http://www.vacuum.org/call/cfp.html
Sixth Foresight Conference on Molecular Nanotechnology, November 13-15, 1998 at the Westin Hotel in Santa Clara, CA. An intensive Tutorial on Critical Enabling Technologies for Nanotechnology will be held on November 12. Enabling science and technology, computational models. Contact Foresight, tel 650-917-1122, fax 650-917-1123, email email@example.com; Web: http://www.foresight.org/Conferences/MNT6/index.html
Annual Conference on Technology & Society: Washington DC vs Silicon Valley, November 19-21, 1998, San Jose, California, sponsored by Cato Institute and Forbes ASAP. Includes "The Future of Computation" by Eric Drexler, "The Politicization of Silicon Valley" by Dan Fylstra. Tel (202) 842-0200, fax (202) 842-3490, email firstname.lastname@example.org; Web:http://cato.org/events/technol2.html
Winning through Openness: the Fast Track to Freedom, Privacy, and Software that Works, November 24, 1998, Jefferson Club, Ming's, Palo Alto. Noon lunch talk by Chris Peterson, Foresight Executive Director. Reservations recommended, $20 for lunch and talk. Email email@example.com; Web: http://www.ipser.com/jeffersonclub
MRS 1998 Fall Meeting, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998, Boston, MA. Sponsored by Materials Research Society. Includes "molecularly engineered" materials for sensors, switches, wires; nonlithographic methods for organizing materials into functional structures; nanotubes and fullerenes. Tel 724-779-3003, fax 724-779-8313, email firstname.lastname@example.org, Web http://www.mrs.org/meetings/fall98/
Molecular Modelling in THE LARGE: bridging scales in space, time, and complexity. 1998 International Meeting Molecular Graphics and Modelling Society, Dec. 6-10, 1998. San Diego Princess Resort, Mission Bay, San Diego, California. Eric Drexler will give the Capstone Address on Dec 10. A forum for the latest results and methods in visualizing, analyzing and designing systems from pharmaceuticals to materials science, from bioengineering to nanotechnology. Contact: Peggy Graber; 619-784-2526; email@example.com. Web: http://www.mgmsoa.org/
IBC's 3rd Annual Biological Approaches and Novel Applications for Molecular Nanotechnology, December 7 & 8, 1998. Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel, San Francisco, CA. Early bird discount: register by Sept. 15, 1998, and save $100. Phone 508-481-6400; fax 508-481-4473; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; mail: IBC USA COnferences, 225 Turnpike Road, Southborough, MA 01772; Web: http://www.ibcusa.com.
The Second International Conference on Integrated Micro/Nanotechnology for Space Applications: "Enabling Technologies for New Space Systems" April 11-15, 1999. The DoubleTree Hotel, Pasadena, California. Sponsored by The Aerospace Corporation, The Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), and The USAF Research Laboratory. Dr. Seymour Feuerstein, phone: 310-336-6000; Dr. Christine Anderson, phone 505-846-6243. Web: http://www.aero.org/conferences/micro-nano/
First ELBA-Foresight Conference on Molecular Nanotechnology, 14 -16 April 1999, Rome, Italy. Conference registration will take place in the evening of 14 April. It is a multidisciplinary meeting on nanotechnology and nanoscalescience, with particular interest on the new experimental results, theoretical and modeling. Contact EL.B.A. Foundation, tel +39-6-35420728, fax +39-6-35451637, email email@example.com. Web: http://fondazione-elba.org/efnano99.html
From Foresight Update 34, originally published 30 August 1998.
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