WHO: Faculty from the Nano/Bio Interface Center of the University of Pennsylvania sponsor a day of nanotechnology education and outreach for the Penn community, as well as regional high schools and neighbors.
WHAT: The third annual NanoDay @ Penn is a full day of exhibits, demonstrations and nano-lab tours to highlight nanotechnology research across the campus. Area high school classes participate along with undergraduate and graduate students, boosting student interest in science, technology, engineering and math-related careers.
WHERE: Towne Building and Levine Hall, 34th and Walnut streets
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Oct. 24, 2007
BEST PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nanotech Fair: Explore exhibits, tour Penns nanotechnology labs and view multimedia presentations about exciting new discoveries from nanoscale researchers.
Noon-2 p.m. High School Science Fair project review
3-3:45 p.m. High school science research awards ceremony
4-5:30 p.m. Keynote speaker and NBIC Research Excellence Award Winner: Charles M. Lieber, Harvard University, Nanotechnology and the Life Sciences: From Ultrasensitive Disease Detection to Hybrid Smart Materials
5:30-6:30 p.m. Penn Nanotech Society Forum: Finding the Nano in Nanotech