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
ABOUT THE LICENSING EXECUTIVES SOCIETY (LES)
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
Visit www.usa-canada.les.org for more information.
ABOUT NATURALNANO INC.
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
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.
For more information, please visit www.naturalnano.com.
Investor Relations Contacts:
The Ruth Group
SOURCE NaturalNano Inc.