Rome, NY (WIBX) - Officials from Marcy Nanocenter at SUNY IT are in Dresden, Germany this week to participate in SEMICON Europa, Europe's premiere conference for semiconductor equipment, materials and services.Mohawk Valley EDGE is participating in the conference, along with several other New York organizations and companies.

The Marcy Nanocenter is part of "NY Loves Nanotech."

This year's participation takes on added importance with Governor Cuomo's recent announcement of a $4.8 billion Global Consortium across upstate New York.