COUNTDOWN TO WTSA 2010


Date:



Place:



Location:

Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2010



Time & Life Building



New York, USA

1271 Avenue of the Americas
(50th Street and 6th Avenue)

THE 2010 WORLD TECHNOLOGY NOMINEES


2010 Nominees by Category


THE ARTS - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Alan Bigelow - http://www.webyarns.com
Andrew Schneider - http://andrewjs.com
Bjork Guðmundsdóttir - http://bjork.com/
Brian Stefans - http://www.arras.net
Carsten Nicolai - http://www.carstennicolai.de/
Dan Roe - http://www.danroe.net
Danny Snelson - http://jhenrychunko.blogspot.com/
Dr. Ge Wang - http://ccrma.stanford.edu/~ge/
Elizabeth LeCompte - http://www.thewoostergroup.org
Erik Adigard - http://www.adigard.com
Jane McGonigal - http://www.avantgame.com
Jesse Gilbert - http://montalvoarts.org/participants/jesse_gilbert/
Jim Andrews - http://www.vispo.com/
John Roach - http://johnroach.net
Joss Whedon - http://whedonesque.com/?read=about
Keiko Kimoto - http://www.t3.rim.or.jp
Marina Zurkow - http://www.o-matic.com
Mark Napier - http://www.potatoland.org/
Matt Smith - http://firstfloor.org/
Mr. Daan Roosegaarde - http://www.studioroosegaarde.net
Mr. Greg Niemeyer - http://www.blackcloud.org
Mr. Richard Maxwell - http://www.nycplayers.org
Mr. Henry Eagar - http://digitalperformance.org
Mr. Langdon Crawford - http://www.langdoncrawford.com
Mr. Warren Ellis - http://www.warrenellis.com
Ms. Jackie Brookner - http://www.jackiebrookner.net
Ms. Ruth Sergel - http://www.streetpictures.org
Prof. Ken Rinaldo - http://www.kenrinaldo.com/
Prof. Mark Amerika - http://www.markamerika.com
Prof. Yukiko Shikata - http://www.ntticc.or.jp/index_e.html
Reid Farrington - http://www.reidfarrington.com/
Rupert Huber - http://ruperthuber.com/
Ryan Holsopple - http://itp.nyu.edu/~drh270/index.html
Ryoji Ikeda - http://www.ryojiikeda.com/
Sota Ichikawa, Kaoru Kobata, Akos Maroy, Max Rainer - http://doublenegatives.jp/
Prof. Takuro Osaka - http://takuro-osaka.com
Tod Machover - http://www.todmachover.com
William Cusick - http://www.williamcusick.com
Willy Whip - http://www.johnroach.net/simultaneous/whip_cv.html


BIOTECHNOLOGY - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Andrew Elefanty Ed Stanley - http://www.med.monash.edu.au
Associate Professor Kevin Eggan - N/A
Dr Ahmad Salehi - http://ahmadsalehi.info
Dr Gareth Sullivan - N/A
Dr Irving Weissman - http://stemcell.stanford.edu
Dr Kevin Weeks - http://www.chem.unc.edu/rna
Dr Russell Stewart - N/A
Dr Tomas Prolla - http://www.genetics.wisc.edu/user/66
Dr. Alistair Elfick - http://webdb.ucs.ed.ac.uk/
Dr. Andre Terzic - http://mayoresearch.mayo.edu/staff/terzic_a.cfm
Dr. Arthur Kim - http://connects.catalyst.harvard.edu/
Dr. Carl June - http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g275/p2328
Dr. Charles Limoli - N/A
Dr. Douglas Smith - http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g325/p10366
Dr. Elizabet Jerlhag - http://pharmguse.net/pharm/elisabet-jerlhag-eng.html
Dr. Elizabeth Getzoff - N/A
Dr. Michael Scharf - http://insecttoxicology.ufl.edu
Dr. Motonari Uesugi - http://www.kuicr.kyoto-u.ac.jp/
Dr. Patricia Thistlethwaite - http://drthistlethwaite.ucsd.edu/default.aspx
Dr. Peter Fraser - http://www.babraham.ac.uk/chromatin/fraser.html
Dr. Shahin Rafii, MD - N/A
Dr. Tetsuo Shioi - http://kyoto-u-cardio.jp/
Dr. Tony Maxwell - http://www.jic.ac.uk/staff/tony-maxwell/index.htm
Dr. Vera Gorbunova - http://www.rochester.edu/College/BIO/professors/gorbunova.html
Dr. Ying-Hui Fu - http://neugenes.org/
Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novakovi & Dr. Warren Grayson - http://www.bme.columbia.edu
Dr. Lusine Danielyan - http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/
Dr. Michael Lenhard - http://www.jic.ac.uk/staff/michael-lenhard/
Dr. Peter Cherepanov - http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/
James J. Collins - http://www.bu.edu/abl
Jeanne Loring PhD - http://www.scripps.edu/chemphys/loring/publications.html
Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte - N/A
Niles Pierce - http://www.piercelab.caltech.edu/people/niles
Paul Rothemund - http://www.dna.caltech.edu/~pwkr/
Stephen Quake - http://thebigone.stanford.edu


BIOTECHNOLOGY - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


Complete Genomics, Inc. - http://www.completegenomics.com
Fate Therapeutics - http://www.fatetherapeutics.com
Genyzme - http://www.genzyme.com/default.asp
Human Genome Science - http://www.hgsi.com/v
Illumina - http://www.illumina.com/
Life Technologies - http://www.lifetechnologies.com
National Institute of Chemistry - http://parts.mit.edu/igem07/index.php/Ljubljana
National Institute of Plant Genome Research of India - http://www.nipgr.res.in
Novelos Pharmaceuticals - http://www.novelos.com/
OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals Inc - http://oncogenex.com
Pacific Biosciences - http://www.pacificbiosciences.com
Pharming - http://www.pharming.com/index.php
Protein Sciences - http://www.proteinsciences.com/
Senesco - http://www.senesco.com/index.php
Tokai Pharmaceutical - http://www.tokaipharma.com/index.php


COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Andrey Ternovskiy - http://www.chatroulette.com/
Arash Ferdowsi - http://coveredco.com
Damon Horowitz - http://vark.com/signin
Daniel Berg - http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/home
Dennis Crowley & Naveen Selvadurai - http://foursquare.com/
Dr. Mohsen Kavehrad - http://cictr.ee.psu.edu/facstaff/kavehrad/index.html
Jack Dorsey - http://twitter.com/
Jack Ma - http://www.alibab.com
James Barrett - http://ventureminetracer.com
Joe Belfiore - http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/exec/joeb/
Karen Auby - http://www.plantronics.com
Loren Brichter - http://www.atebits.com/tweetie-iphone/
Michael Stern & Martin Redman - http://www.tinychat.com
Mr Leif K-Brooks - http://omegle.com/
Mr Timothy Sears - http://www.elan3.com
Mr. Eric Feng - http://www.hulu.com
Mr. Jeff Schmidt - http://www.spectrumbridge.com
Ms. Michelle Munson - http://www.asperasoft.com
Professor Pinhas Alpert - http://www.tau.ac.il/~pinhas/
T.J. Giuli - http://www.ford.com



DESIGN - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Adrian van Hooydonk - http://www.bmw.com
Claude Zellweger - http://www.oneandco.com/
Dave Zanetell - http://hooverdambypass.org/
Dr. H. Harish Hande - http://www.selco-india.com/
Dr. Hans Rosling - http://www.gapminder.org/
Frank Canova, Caroline Flagiello - http://www.ideo.com
Gray McCord - http://www.m3design.com
Hani Rashid and Lise Anne Couture - http://www.asymptote.net/
Jonathan Ive - http://www.apple.com/pr/bios/ive.html
Lisa Strausfeld - http://www.pentagram.com/en/partners/lisa-strausfeld.php
Mr. Eric Chan - http://www.eccoid.com
Neri Oxman - http://materialecology.blogspot.com/
Peter Yeadon - http://www.deckeryeadon.com
Prof. Wolf D. Prix - http://www.coop-himmelblau.at
Renzo Piano - http://rpbw.r.ui-pro.com/
Sebastian Conran - http://creativeindustriesktn.org/
Stuart Karten - http://www.kartendesign.com
Yves Béhar - http://www.fuseproject.com/


EDUCATION - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Anne Truger - https://trugertechtalk.wikispaces.com/
Barry Joseph - http://olpglobalkids.org
Bernie Poole - http://www.pitt.edu/~poole/
Dan Morris - http://danmorris.us/?page_id=5
David Birchfield - http://ame2.asu.edu/faculty/dab/index.php
Dean Aslam - http://www.egr.msu.edu/~aslam/home.html
Dr. Ted Kahn - http://www.designworlds.com/
Dr. Sheryl Burgstahler - http://staff.washington.edu/sherylb/
Dr. Deena Murphy & Ruth Smith - http://www.mgt.ncsu.edu
Dr. James Frankel - http://jamesfrankel.musiced.net
Dr. Lynne Mainzer - http://cte.jhu.edu/aboutus_research.html
Dr. Mark Guzdial - http://www.gatech.edu/
George Miller - http://wordnet.princeton.edu/
James Gee - http://gameslearningsociety.org/people_geej.php
Mark Tinkler - http://www.thinkmap.com
Michelle Peters - http://www.gozerog.com/
Miguel Gulhin - http://mguhlin.wikispaces.com/
Mr. David Peloff - http://jhu.edu/
Mr. Efren Peñaflorida Jr. - http://DynamicTeenCompany.org
Ms. Dee Dickinson - http://www.newhorizons.org
Ms. Red Burns - http://www.itp.nyu.edu
Prof. Diana Kleiner - http://oyc.yale.edu
Richard Ludlow - http://www.academicearth.org
Susan Brooks-Young - http://sjbrooks-young.com/index.html


ENERGY - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Ben Hartman - http://www.nextekpower.com/
Bruce Rohr - http://www.practicalsolar.com/index.html
Dr. Dave Renné - http://www.nrel.gov
Dr. Karl Schoene - http://www.inentec.com/
Dr. Rifat Chalabi & Harry Perry - http://www.chinookenergy.com/index.html
Eva Hakansson - http://www.evahakansson.se/
Greg Chen - http://vlsida.eecs.umich.edu
Hjalti Páll Ingólfsson - http://www.georg.hi.is/efni/operational_manager
Huifang Xu - http://www.geology.wisc.edu/people/display.html?id=475
JB Straubel - http://www.teslamotors.com/
Joe Doucet - http://www.joedoucet.com
Mr DEBESAI GHEBREHIWET ANDEGERGISH - n/a
Mr. Thomas Casten - http://recycled-energy.com
Professor Takashi Yabe - http://www.mech.titech.ac.jp/~ryuutai/
Professor Zhi-xun Shen - http://arpes.stanford.edu


ENERGY - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


A123 Systems, Inc. - http://www.a123systems.com
Acorn Energy - http://www.acornenergy.com
AltaRock Energy - http://altarockenergy.com/
American Superconductor - http://www.amsc.com/index.html
Bloom Energy - http://www.bloomenergy.com/
Boston Power - http://www.boston-power.com
BrightSource Energy - http://www.brightsourceenergy.com/
Caithness Energy - http://www.caithnesslongisland.com/index.html
Catilin - http://www.catilin.com/index.html
Ceramatec - http://www.ceramatec.com/index.php
Exide Technologies - http://www.exide.com
FastCAP SYSTEMS Corporation - http://www.fastcapsystems.com
First Solar - http://www.firstsolar.com/en/index.php
GLOBAL THERMOSTAT - http://www.globalthermostat.com
GE - http://ge.geglobalresearch.com/
Intelligent Energy - http://www.intelligent-energy.com/index.asp
IST Energy - http://istenergy.com/
Joule Unlimited, Inc. - http://www.joulebio.com
Lightbridge - http://www.ltbridge.com/
Lime Energy - http://www.lime-energy.com
Marine Current Turbines - http://www.marineturbines.com/
Miasole - http://www.miasole.com
MIT SENSEable City Lab - http://senseable.mit.edu/copenhagenwheel/
Neptune Renewable Energy - http://www.neptunerenewableenergy.com/
Nextek Power Systems - http://nextekpower.com
OriginOil, Inc. - http://www.originoil.com
Pelamis Wave Power - http://www.pelamiswave.com
Qteros - http://www.qteros.com/
Sandia National Laboratories - http://www.sandia.gov/
SCHOTT Solar - http://www.schottsolar.com/us/
Solyndra, Inc. - http://www.solyndra.com
Statkraft - http://www.statkraft.com/


ENTERTAINMENT - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Bhupen Shah - http://www.slingmedia.com/
Dariusz Wolski - http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0003011/
David Cage - http://www.quanticdream.com/en
Dr. Ge Wang - http://ccrma.stanford.edu/~ge/
Dr. Jane McGonigal - http://avantgame.com
Eric Feng - http://www.hulu.com
Isaac Perlmutter - http://www.dkcnews.com/
James Cameron - http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000116/
Jeff Bellinghausen - http://sixense.com/
Jenova Chen - http://www.thatgamecompany.com
John Carmack - http://www.zenimax.com/contact_email.php
John Huntington - http://www.controlgeek.net/
John Nolan - http://www.johnnolanfilms.com/animatronics/
Matt Sarnecki - http://www.zoofilm.net
Mr. Andrew Kippen - http://boxee.tv
Mr. Mark Pincus - http://www.zynga.com
Mr. Stephane Thirion - http://trsp.net
Nicholas Reville - http://www.getmiro.com/about/
Robert J Bach - http://www.xbox.com/en-US/live/projectnatal/
Robert Stein & Susan Chun - http://steve.museum/index.php
(TEAM) - Susanto Rahardja, Farzam Farbiz, Huang Zhiyong, Chua Gim Guan, Yuan Miaolong, Christina Tang Ka Yin, Loke Mei Hwan, Corey Manders, Ishtiaq Rasool Khan, Zhu Yongwei, Chan Ti Eu - http://virtualdance.i2r.a-star.edu.sg/
Zoran Popovic - http://fold.it


ENVIRONMENT - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Andreas Delleske - http://www.passivhaus-vauban.de/fuehrungen.en.html
Bill Holmberg - http://www.acore.org/front
Brad Neilley - http://www.greenpg.com/default.html
Chris Wangro - http://www.greenow.com/
D. Vidya Sagar - http://www.skgsangha.org/index01.html
Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak - http://www.sulabhinternational.org
Dr. Gerardine Botte - http://webche.ent.ohiou.edu/eerl/
Eric Chan - http://www.eccoid.com
Erik Solheim - http://www.regjeringen.no/
Frank J. Levy and Sergio Dell'Orco - http://www.dellorco-villani.it
Guillermo (Bill) Capati - http://www.goldcoastwater.com.au/
H.E. Mustafa Zaher - n/a
Jeffrey Serfass - www.ttcorp.com
John Williams - http://www.hdrinc.com/16/default.aspx
Lex Heslin - http://www.beautifulearthgroup.com/mainsite/index.html
Marc ONA ESSANGUI - http://www.brainforest.org
Marcio Santilli - http://www.yikatuxingu.org.br/en/about
Marco Arana - n/a
Michael Deane - http://www.turnerconstruction.com
Michael Lydon - http://www.streetplans.org/index.php
Miss Jo-Anne McArthur - http://www.weanimals.org
Mohamed Nasheed - n/a
MR GAVIN STARKS - http://www.amee.com/
Mr Gordon Thomas - http://www.easternpetroleum.com.sg
Mr Pen Hadow - http://www.catlinarcticsurvey.com
Mr. Mike H. Pandey - http://www.riverbankstudios.com
Ms. Erika Diamond - http://www.hbsgreen.org/index.html
Patti Prairie - http://brighterplanet.com/
Sheri Liao - http://www.gvbchina.org.cn/
Syeda Rizwana Hasan - http://www.belabangla.org/index.htm
Valerie Casey - http://www.valcasey.com/
Yuyun Ismawati - n/a


ENVIRONMENT - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


AMEE - http://www.amee.com/
Andalay - http://andalay.net/cm/Home.html
Baker No-Tillage Limited - http://www.crossslot.com
Birthright Earth - http://www.birthrightearth.com
Black & Decker - http://blackanddecker.com/
Brighter Planet - http://brighterplanet.com
Carbonfund - http://www.carbonfund.org/
Coolerado Corporation - http://coolerado.com
d.light design - http://www.dlightdesign.com
Deep Sea Conservation Coalition - http://www.savethehighseas.org/index.cfm
ECO2 Plastics - http://eco2plastics.com/index.html
Environmental Defense Fund - http://www.environmentaldefensefund.com/home.cfm
GE - http://www.geappliances.com/heat-pump-hot-water-heater/
Green Planet Group LLC - http://www.greenpg.com
Honeywell - http://www.honeywellenergyefficiency.com/
K-tect - http://k-tect.com/
Lebone - http://www.lebone.org/
Los Alamos National Laboratory - http://www.lanl.gov/
npower - http://www.npower.com/
Oceana - http://na.oceana.org/
Potter Drilling Inc. - http://www.potterdrilling.com
Rocky Mountain Institute - http://www.rmi.org/rmi/
Scripps Institution of Oceanography - http://sio.ucsd.edu/
SENSEable City Lab, MIT - http://senseable.mit.edu/copenhagenwheel/
Suntech Power - http://www.suntech-power.com/
TerraPass - http://www.terrapass.com/
US Solargy, Inc. - http://ussolargy.com/
Voltree Power - http://www.voltreepower.com
WildTrack - http://www.wildtrack.org/


ETHICS - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Dr. Adam Moore - http://www.washington.edu/
Dr. Alex London - http://www.hss.cmu.edu/philosophy/faculty-london.php
Dr. Andrew Feenberg - http://www.sfu.ca/~andrewf/
Dr. Charles Ess - http://www.drury.edu/ess/ess.html
Dr. Dag Elgesem - http://www.uib.no/infomedia
Dr. Deborah Johnson - http://www.virginia.edu/
Dr. Don Gotterbarn - http://csciwww.etsu.edu/gotterbarn/
Dr. Donna Haraway - http://ucsc.edu/public/
Dr. Hubert Dreyfus - http://ls.berkeley.edu/ugis/cogsci/people/
Dr. Mark Alfino - http://alifno.org
Dr. Michael Nagenborg - http://www.michaelnagenborg.com/
Dr. Robert Cavalier - http://www.hss.cmu.edu/philosophy/faculty-cavalier.php
Dr. Mitch Parsell - http://www.scmp.mq.edu.au/
Dr. Thomas Powers - http://sepp.dbi.udel.edu
Luciano Floridi - http://www.philosophyofinformation.net
Prof. Dr. Johannes Britz - http://www4.uwm.edu/sois/
Prof. Dr. Makoto Nakada - http://www.tsukuba.ac.jp/english/
Prof. Rafael Capurro - http://www.capurro.de/home-eng.html


FINANCE - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Andy Bechtolsheim - http://www.aristanetworks.com/
Aydin Senkut - http://www.felicisvc.com
Bill Joy - http://www.kpcb.com/team/index.php?Bill%20Joy
Chris Nixon - http://cdixon.org/
Chris Sacca - http://www.whatisleft.org
Esther Dyson - http://www.edventure.com/
Ethan Austin - http://www.giveforward.com
Jeff Bezos - http://www.amazon.com
Kevin Rose - n/a
Marc Andreesen - http://www.a16z.com/
Max Levchin - http://max.slide.com/corp/index.html
Mike Maple - http://www.floodgate.com/index.html
Paul Graham - http://ycombinator.com/index.html
Peter Thiel - http://clariumcapital.com/
Reid Hoffman - http://www.greylock.com/team/team/43/
Ron Conway - n/a


FINANCE - Corporation Nominees - (Click to expand)


Advanced Technology Ventures - http://www.atvcapital.com
ARCH Venture Partners - http://www.archventure.com/
Earth Capital Partners - http://www.earthcp.com
Emerald Technology Ventures - http://www.emerald-ventures.com
Felicis Ventures - http://www.felicisvc.com
Garage Technology Ventures - http://www.garage.com
GiveForward - http://giveforward.org
Hudson Clean Energy - n/a
Intel Capital - http://www.intel.com/capital
Interwest Partners - http://www.interwest.com/
KLM Capital Group - http://www.klmtech.com
Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation - http://www.mtdc.com/
Nth Power - http://www.nthpower.com
SoftBank Capital - http://www.softbank.com
Sonnenschein Venture Technology Group - http://www.sonnenschein.com
Technology Ventures Corporation - http://techventures.org
Teuza - http://www.teuzafund.com
The Vertical Group - http://www.vertical-group.com


IT HARDWARE - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Alexander Shpunt - http://www.primesense.com
Chandrasekar Rathakrishnan - https://thejoojoo.com
Dr Johnny Lee - http://johnnylee.net
Dr. Aaron Dollar - http://www.yale.edu
Dr. Adrian Cable - http://lightblueoptics.com/
Dr. Bilge Mutlu - http://bilgemutlu.com
Dr. Holger Vogt - http://www.ims.fraunhofer.de/224.html?&L=1
Dr. Jack Atzmon - http://smartfishtechnologies.com/
Dr. Marian Bartlett - http://mplab.ucsd.edu/~marni/
Dr. Matei Ciocarlie - http://www.cs.columbia.edu
Dr. Mary Lou Jepsen - http://www.pixelqi.com
Dr. Thomas Dunning - http://www.ncsa.illinois.edu
Dr. Tom Hart - http://www.quicklogic.com
Jeff Ravencraft - http://www.usb.org
Mr Rohan Shravan - http://www.notionink.in
Mr Will Franks - http://www.ubiquisys.com/
Mr. Bhupen Shah - http://www.slingmedia.com/
Prof Henning Sirringhaus - http://www.plasticlogic.com



HEALTH - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Bevil Hogg - http://www.endostim.com/
Danielle Zurovcik - http://web.mit.edu/drz/www/
Dr Ji-Xin Cheng - http://www.chem.purdue.edu/jcheng/
Dr John Coffin - http;///www.tufts.edu
Dr Stephen Bentley - http://www.sanger.ac.uk
Dr. Bernhard Wolf - http://portal.mytum.de
Dr. Ching-Shih Chen - http://www.pharmacy.ohio-state.edu/
Dr. Christopher Jacobs - http://bme.columbia.edu/fac-bios/jacobs/faculty.html
Dr. Ning Zhang - http://www.clemson.edu
dr. Roman Jerala - http://2008.igem.org/Team:Slovenia
Dr. Thomas von Zglinicki - http://www.ncl.ac.uk/iah/staff/profile/t.vonzglinicki
Dr. William Jacobs Jr. - http://www.hhmi.org
Dr. Yves Engelborghs - http://cwisdb.kuleuven.be/persdb-bin/persdb
Paulo Zambone - http://www.nationalmssociety.org
Prof Paul Calvert - http://www.umassd.edu
Prof Paul Wyatt - http://www.lifesci.dundee.ac.uk/people/paul_wyatt/
Professor Tom Kirkwood PhD - http://www.ncl.ac.uk/iah
Sandy Hawkins - http://medicalacoustics.com/


HEALTH - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


3M - http://www.littmann.com
Archimedes Inc - http://www.archimedesmodel.com
BIND Biosciences - http://www.bindbio.com/
Fate Therapeutics - http://www.fatetherapeutics.com
Fluidigm Corporation - http://www.fluidigm.com
GlaxoSmithKline - http://www.gsk.com/
InSightec - http://www.insightec.com/
Medtronic - http://www.medtronic.com/
Nanosphere - http://www.nanosphere.us/
Nova Bio-Pharma Technologies - http://www.novalabs.co.uk/
OptumHealth, a business of UnitedHealth Group - http://www.optumhealth.com/Home/
SENSIMED AG - http://www.sensimed.com
Sequella - http://www.sequella.com/
The Children's Hospital of Boston - http://www.childrenshospital.org
THERACLION - http://www.theraclion.com/
Virxsys - http://www.virxsys.com/
VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies, Inc. - http://www.visioncareinc.net/



MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Alan Soucy - http://www.sparkpr.com/#
Antti Ohrling and Pekka Ala-Pietila - http://www.blyk.com/about-blyk/team/
Brad Dodge - http://www.dodgecommunications.com/
Caryn Marooney & Margit Wennmachers - http://www.outcastpr.com/
Casey Sheldon - http://www.webershandwick.com/
Claudia Carasso - http://www.cohnwolfe.com/en/practice/technology
Jason Mandell - http://www.launchsquad.com/
Jodi Amendola - http://www.acmarketingpr.com/
Koichiro Tsujino - http://www.google.co.jp/
Mr. Jon Iwata - http://www.ibm.com
Mr. Kevin Roddy - http://www.bartleboglehegarty.com
Pete Pedersen - http://www.edelman.com/bios/pete_pedersen.bio.html
Sabrina Horn - http://www.horngroup.com/
Steve Simon - http://sspr.com/


MATERIALS - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Dr. Amit Goyal - http://www.ornl.gov/info/awards/cf/cfcitations/cfbios/goyal.shtm
Dawn Bonnell - http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~bonnell/
Dr Ben Wang - http://www.hpmi.net
Dr Calvin Chan - n/a
Dr Mark Reed - http://www.eng.yale.edu/reedlab
Dr Ranjan Dash - http://www.Y-Carbon.US
Dr Yulin Chen - http://www.stanford.edu/~chenyl/Yulin_Chen_CV.pdf
Dr. Alexander Tzalenchuk - http://fy.chalmers.se/~f4ast/
Dr. Julia Greer - http://www.jrgreer.caltech.edu/index.shtml
Dr. Saw-Wai Hla - http://www.phy.ohiou.edu/~hla
Dr. Shanhui Fan - http://www.stanford.edu/~shanhui/
Dr. Shutao Wang - n/a
Dr. Wade Adams - http://cohesion.rice.edu/CentersAndInst/CNST/about.cfm?doc_id=1214
Dr. Bart Riley & Yet-Ming Chiang - http://www.a123systems.com/a123/company
Emily Carter & Chen Huang - http://www.princeton.edu
Mr Richard Palmer - http://www.d3o.com
Ms.Connie Tey & Low Hong Yee - http://www.imre.a-star.edu.sg
Prof David Smith - http://www.ee.duke.edu/~drsmith
Prof Gang Chen - http://web.mit.edu/nanoengineering
Prof Michael McAlpine - http://www.princeton.edu/~mcm
Prof Yi Cui - http://www.stanford.edu/group/cui_group/publications.html
Professor Huajian Gao - http://www.engin.brown.edu/Faculty/gao/gaogroup/
Professor Yadong Yin - http://faculty.ucr.edu/~yadongy/
Taekhwan Hyun - http://www.kaist.ac.kr


MATERIALS - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


A123 Systems - http://www.a123systems.com/a123/company
Codexis - http://www.codexis.com/
Corning Specialty Materials - http://www.corning.com
d3o - http://www.d3o.com
E Ink Corporation - http://www.eink.com
IBM Research - http://research.ibm.com/
Intel - http://www.intel.com
KAIST - http://www.kaist.ac.kr
Nanocomp Technologies Inc. - http://www.nanocomptech.com
Nanopool - http://nanopool.biz/couk/index.htm
Novomer - http://www.novomer.com
Orthogonal - http://www.orthogonalinc.com
Powerfilm Inc/ Phicot Inc - http://www.powerfilmsolar.com/contact-information.php
RINI Technologies Inc. - http://www.rinitech.com
Solexant Corp. - http://www.solexant.com
Unidym Inc. - http://www.unidym.com
Vorbeck Materials Corp. - http://www.vorbeck.com
Xerox Research Center of Canada - http://www.xeroxlabs.com
Y-Carbon, Inc. - http://www.Y-Carbon.US


MEDIA AND JOURNALISM - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Alexis Madrigal - http://www.greentechhistory.com/
Charles Arthur - http://www.charlesarthur.com/index.php
Clay Shirky - http://www.shirky.com/
Corey Doctorow - http://craphound.com/
David Pogue - http://www.davidpogue.com
Dr McKenzie Wark - http://www.futureofthebook.org/mckenziewark/
Dr Moira Gunn - http://www.technation.com
Dr. Joseph Romm - http://ClimateProgress.orgv
Jeff Jarvis - http://www.buzzmachine.com/
Jon Gordon - http://futuretense.publicradio.org
Kara Swisher - http://kara.allthingsd.com/
Kim Hart - http://thehill.com/blogs//hillicon-valley
Michael Kanellos - http://www.greentechmedia.com/
Mr. David Pescovitz - http://www.boingboing.net
Ms. Natasha Rostovtseva - http://www.takzdorovo.ru
Rebecca MacKinnon - http://rconversation.blogs.com/
Vijay Vaitheeeswaran - http://www.vijaytothepeople.com/
Xeni Jardin - http://xeni.net/


POLICY - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Aneesh Chopra - http://www.whitehouse.gov
Daniel Lohrmann - http://www.michigan.gov
David Paterson - http://www.ny.gov/governor/
Dean Brenner - http://www.qualcomm.com
Dr. Margaret Hamburg - http://www.fda.gov
Evi Allemann - http://www.eviallemann.ch/web/
Ged Davis & Jose Goldemberg - http://www.iiasa.ac.at/Research/ENE/GEA/
Jim Duffey - http://www.technology.virginia.gov
Lord Paul Drayson - http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk
Martin O'Malley - http://www.governor.maryland.gov
Matthias Horst - http://www.bve-online.de/english_content
Michael Calabrese - http://newamerica.net/user/16
Professor Michael Mainelli - http://www.zyen.com
Robbert H. Dijkgraaf & Yongxiang Lu - http://www.interacademycouncil.net/
Steven Chu - http://www.energy.gov/organization/dr_steven_chu.htm
Wes Thompson - http://www.smgov.net/departments/publicworks/solidwaste.aspx


SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Alex Counts - http://www.grameenfoundation.org/
Anna Lappé - http://www.smallplanet.org/
Anne-Kathrin Kuhlemann - http://www.socialstockexchange.de
Annie Leonard - http://www.storyofstuff.com/
Arne Forstenberg - http://www.globalfocus
Bill Wiehl - http://www.google.org/rec.html
Daniel Oliver - http://intelligentmobility.org/
David Boyer - http://waystohelp.org/index.php
Edward Mazria - http://www.architecture2030.org/
Ethan Zuckerman - http://ethanzuckerman.com/
Jonathan Gosier - http://appfrica.org
Julia Novy-Hildesley - http://www.lemelson.org/index.php
Leila Janah - http://www.samasource.org
Mr Nathan Lorenz - http://www.envirofit.org
Mr Rodrigo Baggio - http://www.cdiglobal.org
Mr. Samiur Talukder - http://www.theesbgroupllc.com
Mr. Thomas Anglero - http://www.WiHood.com
Ms. Janet Jobe - http://www.jordanthomasfoundation.orgv
Ms. Wendy Brawer - http://ecoCultural.info
Obadiah Moyo - http://www.rurallibrarieszim.org
Perry Gottesfeld - http://www.okinternational.org/index.html
Rev Robert Chase - http://www.intersectionsinternational.org
Shai Agassi - http://www.betterplace.com/
Sulaiman Al Fahim - http://www.iimsam.org
Tom Casten - http://recycled-energy.com


IT SOFTWARE - Individual Nominees - (Click to expand)


Nick Cercone - http://www.cse.yorku.ca/cspeople/faculty/nick/.
Aaron Patzer - http://mint.com/
Alexei Efros - http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~efros/
Cliff Kushler Randy Marsden - http://www.swypeinc.com/
Dieter Fox - http://www.cs.washington.edu/homes/fox/
Dr David Eddy - http://www.archimedesmodel.com
Dr. Elizabeth Cochran - http://qcn.stanford.edu
Dr. Gary Flake - http://getpivot.com/
Dr. Ge Wang - http://ccrma.stanford.edu/~ge/
Dr. Martin Dougiamas - http://www.dougiamas.com
Dr. Nick McKeown - http://cleanslate.stanford.edu/
Dr. Johnny Lee - http://johnnylee.net/
Joe Belfiore - http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/exec/joeb/#top
Jonathan Gosier - http://appfrica.org
Michael Hollauf Till Vollmer - http://www.mindmeister.com/
Michael Ivey Don Brown - http://twitpay.com/
Mr Reid Garrett - http://www.linkedin.com/in/reidhoffman
Mr. Sascha Kuzins - http://ninite.com/
Mr. Daniel Ek - http://www.spotify.com/
Sachin Duggal - http://geneva.nivio.com/OTH/
Steve Shapiro - http://www.digsby.com/
Yuri Selukoff - http://www.goodiware.com/goodreader.html


IT SOFTWARE - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


Adobe Systems Incorporated - http://www.adobe.com/
Akamai - http://www.akamai.com/
Apple Inc. - http://www.apple.com/ipad/features/keynote.html
Dropbox - http://www.dropbox.com
EMC Corporation - http://www.iomega.com
Evernote Corporation - http://www.evernote.com/about/contact/request.php
First Visual - http://1visual.com/content/index.php
Ford - http://www.ford.com/
Gapminder - http://www.gapminder.org/
Google - http://www.google.com
IBM Corporation - http://www.ibm.com
InSTEDD - http://InSTEDD.org
Intuit Personal Finance/Mint.com - http://mint.com
Luxor CRM - http://www.luxorcrm.com
Meltwater Group - http://meltwater.com/
Microsoft - http://www.microsoft.com
Ninite - http://ninite.com
Panda Security - http://www.pandasecurity.com/usa/
Seesmic - http://www.seesmic.com/
Siri - http://siri.com
Spotify - http://www.spotify.com
Tweetdeck - http://www.tweetdeck.com/
VideoLAN - http://www.videolan.org/
Wolfram Research Inc. - http://www.wolframalpha.com/



SPACE - Corporate Nominees - (Click to expand)


Boeing Space Exploration - http://boeing.mediaroom.com/
European Space Agency - http://herschel.esac.esa.int/home.shtml
Indian Space Research Organization - http://isro.org/index.aspx
Lockheed Martin - http://www.lockheedmartin.com/index.html
Los Alamos National Laboratory - http://www.lanl.gov/discover/automatic_telescope
MicroGravity Enterprises, Inc. - http://www.microgravityenterprises.com/
NASA - http://www.nasa.gov/home/index.html
National Radio Astronomy Observatory - http://www.nrao.edu/
Payload Services - http://www.payloadspecialties.net/index.html
Solaren Corporation - http://www.solarenspace.com
Spaceport America - http://www.spaceportamerica.com/
SpaceX - http://www.spacex.com
Virgin Galactic - http://virgingalactic.com


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