Foremost Nanotech Investment Experts Featured at Lux Executive Summit

Oct 20, 2005, 01:00 ET from Lux Research

    NEW YORK, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Lux Research, the world's leading
 research and advisory firm for nanotechnology, today announced that some of
 the world's most highly-respected investment experts have joined the faculty
 of presenters at the upcoming Lux Executive Summit
 (, being held at the Charles Hotel in Cambridge, MA
 on October 24-25, 2005. The conference is nanotech's most elite gathering for
 fund managers and VCs, CEOs, senior corporate executives, scientific pioneers,
 and public policy makers.
     Building on the nanotechnology investment expertise of Lux Research, the
 Lux Executive Summit will feature numerous investment experts making
 presentations on nanotech and finance, including:
     -- Word on The Street: Public Investors' Views on Nanotech - Josh Wolfe,
        Lux Capital, Michael Mauboussin, Legg Mason; Pip Coburn, Coburn
     -- Low Odds, High Stakes: Private Investments in Nanotechnology - Bryan
        Roberts, Venrock Associates; David Aslin, 3i; Bob Nelsen, ARCH Venture
     -- Myth vs. Reality: Where Nanotech Creates Value for Corporations and
        Investors - Matthew M. Nordan, Vice President of Research, Lux
     -- What It's Worth:  Determining Valuation for Nanotech  Specialists -
        David Lackner, Senior Analyst, Lux Research
     -- Investing in Nanotechnology, Wisely - Peter Hebert, CEO, Lux Research
     -- Lessons for Nanotechnology Investors and Innovators - James
        Surowiecki, Author, "The Wisdom of Crowds"
     "The financial experts participating in the Lux Executive Summit are a
 peerless group of investment strategists, and we're proud to welcome them to
 our speaker line-up," noted Peter Hebert, CEO of Lux Research. "Their combined
 expertise will provide our attendees with unparalleled insight into the world
 of nanotechnology investing -- another prime example of unique content that
 cannot  be found at other nanotechnology conference."
     Lux Executive Summit is nanotechnology's most exclusive event, featuring
 proprietary content and insight drawn from the unparalleled network and
 rigorous methodologies of Lux Research's analysts. They will be joined onstage
 by more than 40 speakers: nanotechnology leaders from large corporations,
 innovative start-ups, forward-thinking investment management firms, and the
 public sector. Capacity is limited at this premier event, and additional
 details are available online at
     About Lux Research:
     Lux Research is the world's leading nanotechnology research and advisory
 firm. We help our clients make better decisions to profit from nanoscale
 science and technology, tapping into our analysts' unique expertise and
 unrivaled network. Our clients include top decision makers at large
 corporations, portfolio managers and analysts at leading financial
 institutions, CEOs of the most innovative start-ups, and visionary public
 policy makers. To get connected and for more information, visit For Lux Executive Summit registration and additional
 event details, please visit

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