PiNO 2015 THANK YOU & OVERVIEW

PiNO 2015 - June 12, 2015
Theme: THINK BIG
Keynote Speaker: John Nottingham

The Polymer Initiative of Northeast Ohio held on June 12, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio attracted over 140 students from 20 universities and was sponsored by 14 industry leaders! It highlighted thinking big with keynote speaker, John Nottingham, and a panel discussion of company representatives.

The Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering PiNO graduate student organizers at Case Western Reserve University would like thank all of the attendees, sponsors, and supporters who helped make PiNO 2015 possible!

A special thank you to John Nottingham for his exciting talk on innovative and out of the box product mash-ups!

PiNO 2015 STATISTICS

  • 127 Students Registered Online
  • 140+ Students Attended
  • 21 Universities Represented
  • 51 CWRU Students Registered
  • 17 Student Volunteers
  • 14 Companies Registered
  • 27 Company Representatives Registered
  • 14 Different Fields of Study Represented
  • Advertised at Over 40 Universities Across the Country

PiNO 2015 POSTER COMPETITION AWARD WINNERS

Congratulations to the 5 winners of our PiNO 2015 poster competition!

PiNO 2015 proudly awarded over $1,500 to those winners recognized below.

 

 

PPG INDUSTRIES SPONSORED:
Overall Outstanding Poster & Presentation Winner

 Lindsay Matolyak
Tunable Mechanics in Electrospun Composites via Hierarchical Organization
Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering, Case Western Reserve University

 
 

FOR EXCELLENCE IN SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH:

 

1st Place Presented to
Saide Tang
Case Western Reserve University

2nd Place Presented to
Ajay Amrutkar
The University of Akron

3rd Place Presented to
Alex Jordan
Case Western Reserve University

 

FOR EXCELLENCE IN UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH:

 

 

Presented to
Nishant Uppal
Case Western Reserve University

 

 

 

2015 Company Sponsors

Check out the 2015 companies that made PiNO 2015 possible

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2015 Photo Gallery

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