The Third Annual New York State Superconductor Technology Summit brought together companies, universities, and individuals from numerous fields, including superconducting and quantum computing, magnetic resonance imaging, utility-scale power, cryogenic refrigeration, and power electronics. Held at the University at Albany's College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) on May 6th and 7th, 2013 and supported by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), the Summit was organized by MTECH Labs, HYPRES Inc., SuperPower Inc., CNSE, General Electric, NYSERDA, and Philips Medical Systems.
The Superconductivity Summit:
Provided an opportunity for organizations to showcase their technologies, vision and needs
Encouraged the pursuit of superconductivity and related energy efficient technologies
Engaged motivated students, stressing the need for graduate students and engineers in this field
Provided access to the leading technologists and businesses involved in superconductivity
Fostered the exchange of the latest innovative ideas in the field
Presented a realistic view of the current status and growing potential of superconductivity and its related fields.