Running from June 6 to June 8, 2011 at the Sheraton Crystal City Hotel in Arlington Virginia, the 2011 TAPPI Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials will focus on the theme of Nanotechnology for a Sustainable Future. Speakers will give presentations on subjects including :

-Importance of Nanotechnology/Nanomaterials to the Forest Products Industry of the 21st Century

– Nanocellulose research

– Production of renewable nanomaterials

Seperate from, but related to the TAPPI Conference, is a workshop on international standards for Nanocellulose. to be held on June 9th. Further information on the conference, workshop and how to register, is available at the websites.