“GRAPHENE ON CAPITOL HILL” EVENT
“GRAPHENE ON CAPITOL HILL” AGENDA
|Graphene on Capitol Hill
May 22, Kennedy Caucus Room | 10:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
|10:00-10:30 a.m.||Badge Pick up|
|10:30-10:45 a.m.||Keynote: Senator Roger Wicker|
|10:45-11:00 a.m.||What is Graphene? (Dr. Zina Jarrahi Cinker, NGA)|
|11:00-11:30 a.m.||Fireside chat: Graphene, the universal material that will change everything (Dr. James Tour, Rice University)|
|11:30-11:40 a.m.||DOD Report on Graphene|
|11:40-11:50 a.m.||Graphene Academic Council Announcement (Rice University, University of Mississippi, Northwestern University, University of Alabama, University of Texas in Austin, Michigan State University, Vanderbilt University, National Graphene Association)|
|11:50 a.m.-12:40 p.m.||Lunch|
|12:40-12:47 p.m.||Graphene & Automotive (Dr. Phil Rose, XG Sciences)|
|12:47-12:54 p.m.||Graphene & Infrastructure (Giulio Cesareo, Directa Plus)|
|12:54-1:01 p.m.||Graphene & Aerospace (Neill Ricketts, Versarien)|
|1:01-1:08 p.m.||Graphene & Fire Retardant Composites (Warwick Grigor, First Graphene)|
|1:08-1:15 p.m.||Graphene & Paints Coatings (Adrian Potts, Applied Graphene Materials)|
|1:15-1:22 p.m.||Graphene & ShipBuilding (Dr. Daniel Stolyarov, Graphene 3D Lab)|
|1:22-1:30 p.m.||Graphene & Water Treatment (James Baker, GEIC)|
|1:30-1:50 p.m.||Q&A Panel|
|1:50- 2:20 p.m.||Coffee Break|
|2:20-2:50 p.m.||US Competitiveness in Graphene: NASA (Dr.Suren Singhal), NIST (Dr.David Gundlach), DOD (Dr. John Beatty), ERDC (Dr. Ilker Adiguzel)|
|2:50-3:00 p.m.||Summit Conclusion|
HOW TO GET TO THE KENNEDY CAUCUS ROOM IN THE RUSSELL SENATE BUILDING
If arriving by Metro into Union Station, the best entrance to the Russell Senate Office Building is located at the corner of Delaware Avenue NE and C Street NE.
If arriving by taxi, the best entrance is located at the corner of Constitution Avenue NE and First Street NE.
To enter the building, you will need to go through security. Once through security, consult the maps located by each entrance and by the elevator banks, they’ll help orient you to the building layout. Proceed to the 3rd floor via elevators located in the corners of the building and then to SR-325. Note: SR-325 overlooks the 2nd Floor Russell Rotunda.