2016 Program

Day 1 – Thursday, 20 October 2016

Time Session
 8:30 am – 9 am  1.0 Opening remarksKaren Bartleson, 2016 IEEE President-elect
 9 am – 10 am  1.1 KeynoteAlicia Abella , AVP, AT&T
 10 am – 10:30 am  Break
 10:30 am – 12 pm  1.2 Panel on Women Making the Future
Alicia Abella , AVP, AT&T, moderator
Kathy Herring Hayashi, Qualcomm
Meredith Perry, Founder and CEO, uBeam
“Chuck” (Charlene) Walrad, Managing Director, Davenport Consulting
 12 pm – 1 pm  Lunch: The Future of Technical Content
 Norman Shaw, Director of Product and Business Development at IEEE Standards Association
 1 pm – 2:30 pm  1.3 Rebooting Computing
Elie Track, CEO, nVizix, LLC, moderator
Tom Conte, Rebooting Computing Initiative Co-Chair, Georgia Tech
Robert Voigt, Northrop Grumman
Stan WilliamsICRC 2016 General Chair, HP Enterprise
 2:30 pm – 3 pm  Break
 3 pm – 4:30 pm  1.4 Internet of Things (IoT)
Roberto MinervaChair IEEE IoT Intitiative, Telecom Italia, moderator
Clint AndrewsRutgers Center for Green Building
Antonio SkarmetaUniversity of Murcia, Spain
Jeffrey VoasNational Institute of Standards and Technology
Yen-Kuang ChenIntel Corporation
 4:30 pm – 6 pm  1.5 Big Data
Jon Rokne, University of Calgary, moderator
AJ Bubb, Technologist, Accenture
Ritu Chadha, Senior Research Director at Applied Communication Sciences, or Vencore Labs
Joe Weinman, Author, Cloudonomics and Digital Disciplines
 6:30 pm on…  1.6 Reception / Dinner and Young Entrepreneurial Professionals / Lightning Talks Session
Rakesh Kumar, Ph.D., President and CEO, TCX Technology Connexions, moderator
Meredith Perry, Founder and CEO, uBeam
Drew Taylor, CEO, AstroPrint
Eric Tobias, CEO, FHOOSH
Joshua Windmiller, Co-Founder and CTO, Biolinq


Day 2 – Friday, 21 October 2016

Time Session
 8:30 am – 9 am  2.0 Recap of Day 1Roberto SaraccoPresident of EIT ICTLABS Italy, IEEE Future Directions Chair
 9 am – 10 am  2.1 KeynoteSherry Turkle, Professor, MIT, and Director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self
 10 am – 10:30 am  Break
 10:30 am – 12 pm  2.2 Cybersecurity
Matt Stamper, Research Director, Security & Risk Management, Gartner, moderator
Upkar Dhaliwal, CEO and Founder, Future Wireless Technologies, moderator
Winnie Callahan, Founding Director, University of San Diego Center for Cyber Security Engineering and Technology
Tom Caldwell,  Co-founder and EVP of CyberFlow Analytics
Gary Hayslip, CISO City of San Diego
David Dodd, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer of the Stevens Institute of Technology
 12 pm – 1 pm  Lunch
 1 pm – 2:30 pm  2.3 Brain
Paul Sajda, Professor, Columbia University, moderator
Jack GallantChancellor’s Professor, UC Berkeley
James R. KozloskiPh. D., IBM Research Division
Jan RabaeyPh. D., Professor, UC Berkeley
 2:30 pm – 3 pm  Break
 3 pm – 4:30 pm  2.4 Tech Super Stars on Making the Future
Celia Desmond, Lead Project Manager at Echologics and Owner, World Class – Telecommunications, moderator
Karen Bartleson, 2016 IEEE President-elect
Marc Bracken, M.A.Sc., P.Eng., Vice President and General Manager, Echologics, LLC.
Vincent ChanProfessor, MIT
Stu Elby, Senior Vice President, Data Center Business Group at Infinera Corporation
COL John Graham, Ph.D, Associate Dean for Research, West Point
Joe Herkert, D.Sc., Visiting Scholar at the Genetic Engineering and Society Center, North Carolina State University
 4:30 pm – 5 pm  Closing Remarks