Senior Vice Provost for Research, Robert Buhrman, congratulates Professor Watt Webb on his accomplishments. Cornell University Provost, W. Kent Fuchs, presents the 2009 Ezra Technology Innovator Award to Professor Watt Webb. Professor Watt Webb, Department of Applied & Engineering Physics shares remarks after accepting the 2009 Ezra Technology Innovator Award. Audience members listen during the acceptance speech from Professor Watt Webb. A view from the balcony in the East Hill Office Building during the presentation of the 2009 Ezra Technology Innovator Award. W. Kent Fuchs, Cornell University Provost, presents the 2009 Ezra Technology Innovator Award to Professor Watt Webb. 2009 Ezra Technology Innovator Plaque on display at the Gala. Beth McKinney, Cornell Trustee, Tim McKinney, and Chidori Boeheim, CCTEC. C.C. Chu, Professor of Fiber Science & Apparel Design, Christina Wu, wife of late Cornell Professor Ray Wu, Ajay Garg, Visiting Scientist, Department of Plant Biology, Lewis Clark, Alice Wu, daughter of late Cornell Professor Ray Wu, Martha Mutschler-Chu, Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics. Alan Paau, CCTEC, Thomas Burr, Professor, Geneva Plant Pathology, Herb Aldwinckle, Professor, Geneva Plant Pathology and Robert Seem, Professor, Geneva Plant Pathology. Xin-Yun Huang, Professor, Department oh Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Cornell Medical College and Liyan He, CCTEC. William Hopewell, CCTEC and Daniel Malley, Bond Schoeneck & King. Scott Macfarlane, CCTEC and Piraye Yurttas, Celmatix. Jim Muldoon and Anne Schneiderman of Marjama Muldoon Blasiak & Sullivan. Attendees Eunhee Park and Xiaochun Zhu, both from Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, and guest Adam Fisher. Deborah Streeter, Professor, Department of Applied Economics & Management, and Greg Hubbell, Sound Reading Solutions. Attendees Donna Gibson, Lee Henderson, Vybion, and Abby Westervelt, Cornell University.