CONNECTING GRAPHENE STAKEHOLDERS IN THE FIRST COMMERCIALLY-FOCUSED CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO GRAPHENE IN THE USA

The National Graphene Association’s Inaugural Graphene Innovation Summit and Expo Oct. 29-31, 2017 in Nashville, brings together current and future stakeholders in graphene to drive innovation, and to promote and facilitate the commercialization of graphene products and technologies in the U.S. GIS is the first event dedicated to the commercialization of graphene in the United States.

During two days of plenary talks, panel discussions, graphene product and idea showcases, investor pitches and interaction with exhibitors, you’ll have the opportunity to engage in comprehensive dialogue and gain technological insight from the most influential players in the graphene sector. The targeted round table format and tailored networking opportunities will allow you to gain critical market information and analysis from leaders in the field and form strategic partnerships.

Confirmed Speakers 

AniSumant
Anirudha Sumant
Argonne National Laboratory
IL, USA
EricDobson
Eric Dobson
Angel Capital Group
TN, USA

THE MUSIC CITY CENTER – HEART
OF NASHVILLE INNOVATION
& ENTERTAINMENT

Join us in Nashville Oct. 29-31, 2017, and be a part of an atmosphere of game-changing information sharing and networking that will drive the graphene industry forward. Music City Center is centrally located at the front of world renowned Music Row, surrounded by top hotels, restaurants and entertainment centers. Enjoy Southern Hospitality at its best!

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AND AGENDA

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Pre-Conference Executive Meetings
Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017
Location: Innovation Center, Vanderbilt University

Noon–1:00 Registration
1:00–2:30   NGA Advisory Board Meeting
3:00–4:00  Invitation-Only Executive Symposiums
5:00–6:30  Executive Symposium Reception

Dinner On The Town

GRAPHENE INNOVATION SUMMIT AND EXPO (DAY 1)
Monday, Oct. 30, 2017
Music City Center

7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — Registration
8:00–9:30 a.m. — Keynote Addresses and Panels
9:30–10:00 a.m. — Coffee Break (Exhibit Hall)
10:00–11:30 a.m. — Plenary Talks and Panels
11:20–1:00 p.m. — Stakeholders Luncheon
1:00–2:30 p.m. — Graphene Round Table Discussions
2:45–3:45 p.m. — Company Presentations (Exhibit hall)
3:45–5:30 p.m. — “Graphene & Caffeine” socializing and exhibit viewing, music (Exhibit Hall)
6:30–8:00 p.m. — Butler Snow “Nashville City Lights” Reception overlooking Nashville

GRAPHENE INNOVATION SUMMIT AND EXPO (DAY 2)
Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2017
Music City Center

7:00 a.m. — Registration
8:00–9:30 a.m. — Plenary talks and panels, company innovation “Product Showcase”
9:30–10:00 a.m. — Coffee break (Exhibit Hall)
10:00–11:30 a.m. — Company innovation “Product Showcase” (Exhibit Hall)
12:00-1:00 p.m. — Luncheon (Exhibit Hall)
1:00-3:30 p.m. — Round Table Discussions, Focus presentations and panels
3:30-3:50 p.m. — Final Remarks