NaturalNano to Present at Licensing Executives Society 2005 Annual Meeting

Michael Riedlinger to Discuss IP and Licensing Considerations for

Nano Materials and Processes

Oct 07, 2005, 01:00 ET from NaturalNano Inc.

    ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- NaturalNano Inc., a company whose
 primary business is discovering, refining, and marketing naturally occurring
 nanomaterials, announced today that Michael Riedlinger, NaturalNano's
 President, will present at the 41st Annual Meeting of the Licensing Executives
 Society (LES) on Monday, October 17, 2005, in Phoenix, Arizona.  The LES
 annual meeting conference is an international event with representatives
 expected from leading industrial, academic and government organizations from
 over 20 countries.
     Riedlinger, a specialist in nanotechnology licensing issues, is one of a
 select group of speakers to discuss IP protection and licensing for developing
 and utilizing nano-materials in biomedical, pharmaceutical and electronic
 products.  Examples of existing nano-materials and related patents will be
 discussed with emphasis on IP protection and out-licensing strategies.
 Additional emphasis will also be placed on the key differences between
 properties of bulk materials and those of their nanoscale counterparts - and
 how these differences create both risks and opportunities for licensing
     Founded in 1966, the Licensing Executives Society (U.S.A. & Canada), Inc.
 is a professional society comprised of over 12,000 members worldwide
 representing more than 30 national societies in over 80 countries.   The LES
 Tools for Licensing in the 21st Century, a five day conference being held at
 the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, Arizona from October 16-19, 2005,
 will comprise a wide range of professionals and major companies engaged in the
 transfer, use, development, manufacture and marketing of Intellectual
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     NaturalNano Inc. is an advanced materials company with unique, proprietary
 processes for the refinement of naturally occurring nanotubes and other
 materials that enable a range of advanced applications from enhanced
 composites and other industrial products to cosmetics and electronics.  The
 company is a technology leader in the processing of nanotubes from halloysite
 clay, a source of naturally occurring nanotubes.
     NaturalNano possesses broad intellectual property rights to multiple
 issued and pending patents for a comprehensive range of processes,
 compositions, and derivatives of our nanomaterials.  The company's research
 and development teams have identified more than 200 novel applications for
 halloysite nanotubes. The applications include uses in cosmetics and personal
 care products, absorbent materials, electromagnetic interference shielding,
 specialty coatings, and material additives for industrial polymers, plastics
 and composites.
     The company has a strategic partnership with Atlas Mining Company (OTC
 Bulletin Board: ALMI), owner of one of the world's largest commercially mined
 deposits of halloysite clay.  This enables NaturalNano to deliver large
 quantities of its products to strategic partners and customers.
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