Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Dr. Ken Czerwinski to Speak on "Intellectual Property Opportunities in Radiochemistry" on Dec 14th

Ken Czerwinski obtained his Ph.D. in Nuclear Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley in 1992. He was a research scientist at the Institute for Radiochemistry in Munich and then a faculty member in Nuclear Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Since 2004 he has directed the UNLV Radiochemistry Program.

Professor Czerwinski has developed the radiochemistry academic and research efforts into the largest program of its kind in the United States. The Radiochemistry Program is a nexus of international, industrial, and national laboratory scientific research that provides outstanding educational and career opportunities for UNLV students.

Please join us on Tuesday, December 14th at the NevBio luncheon at McCormick & Schmicks with Dr. Ken Czerwinski, UNLV Radiochemistry to talk about "Intellectual Property Opportunities in Radiochemistry”. Check-in is at 11:30 AM and lunch & program at 12 PM. The cost is $30. Please RSVP.

Jim Croce President of Nevada Institute on Renewable Energy Commercialization to Speak on Nov 19th

Jim Croce is the President and CEO of the Nevada Institute for Renewable Energy Commercialization (NIREC) where he advances clean energy commercialization by overseeing seed funding and advisory support to early stage companies. Jim will be speaking on “Commercializing Research - The Key to Nevada's Future " on November 19, 2010.

Prior to NIREC, Jim served as the founding president and CEO of NextEnergy in Michigan, developing the company into one of the nation's leading clean energy technology commercialization catalysts.
Please join us on Friday, November 19th at the NevBio luncheon with Jim Croce, CEO of Nevada Institute for Renewable Energy Commercialization to talk about "Commercializing Research" Check-in is at 11:30 AM and lunch & program at 12 PM. The cost is $30. Please RSVP.

Jim received a BS in electrical and computer engineering with honors from Wayne State University. His post graduate work was in business administration.