MANCEF Associates

MANCEF is an organization of working volunteer Associates who are dedicated to the commercialization of micro, nano, and other pervasive emerging technologies for sustainable economic development and job growth for the betterment of all. MANCEF Associates are the top international players in the micro/nano and emerging technologies Marketplace. Associates help create global relationships and alliances to facilitate the commercialization of technology in these areas.

MANCEF associates include the Executive Board, Assistant Vice Presidents of Regions, and Regional General Advisory Board Associates.

While there is no fee for being an Associate of MANCEF, there are significant benefits for becoming an Associate.

  • Access to a global network of high-level professionals, officials, and agencies, as well as entrepreneurs, financial resources, and technology transfer channels.
  • Access to event sponsorship, grants, scholarships, special projects, and Associates-only discounts.
  • As a MANCEF Associate you will have significant input to selecting, planning, or hosting a COMS Conference (MANCEF’s signature program) or a COMET Conference.
  • And have input to many other creative programs that push the commercialization of Micro, Nano, and Emerging Technologies

If you attended the most recent Coms Conference you were already designated as an Associate and we will be contacting you to see if you have a continuing interest in working with us.

To learn more about how to get involved with MANCEF please call or send an email of interest to and a board associate in your region of the world will contact you.

c/o Michigan Technological University
722 Minerals and Materials Building
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931 USA
Tel: (906) 487 3642
Fax: (906) 487 2770