Walter Urban


Walter Urban is VP Marketing and Business Development at Nanotechnology Toxicology Consulting and Training. He specializes in raising awareness of the potential impact of emerging technologies. Educated at Albright College, Bowling Green State University and the Columbia and Wharton schools of business, he spent the 1970s and 1980s serving corporate giants BASF and Dana. In the early 1990s, he formed Urban Dynamics to help start-up and underachieving companies educate target markets on the applicability of new technologies. He can be reached at

Nanotech’s Big Issue

Nanotech’s Big Issue

by , Issue: January / February 2015

The nanotechnology sector is an exploding disruptive force. Unfortunately, awareness of associated risks is not expanding as rapidly.