Alexandria Intellectual Property Shareholder Charles F. Wieland III was named to the NanoBusiness Commercialization Association Advisory Board, which seeks to ensure that the United States — its companies, universities and people — are global leaders in the burgeoning nanotechnology field. The association is specifically dedicated to:
- Promoting the commercialization of products designed and developed through the science of nanotechnology.
- Advocating continued US spending through the National Nanotechnology Initiative, a multi-agency U.S. Government program that coordinates Federal efforts in nanotechnology.
- Informing membership in regard to EHS regulation from Federal (EPA and FDA) and State governments, along with monitoring proposed legislation.