Fiona Case is coordinator of advanced materials programs at the Nano Science and Technology Institute. She has more than 25 year's experience in industrial materials design (particularly formulation design, soft matter and polymers), and applications of nanotechnology. She carried out contract research for top US and European companies and presented more than 30 workshops on polymer science and the use of computer modeling to design formulations and materials. Fiona started working for the Nano Science and Technology Institute in 2005 and over the last decade this has become her main focus. She is technical program chair for the annual Tech Connect World Innovation conferences and teaches short courses on Industrial applications of Structured Materials.