Agenda

Agenda is tentative and subject to change.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm MIG New Member Soiree
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Registration Opens, Welcome Dessert Reception & Cocktail Party
Thursday, November 6, 2014
7:00 am- 8:00 am Breakfast
7:30 am – 5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am – 8:30 am Welcome and MIG Update, Karen Lightman, Executive Director of MEMS Industry Group
8:30 am – 9:15 am The Next Big Thing: George Liu, Director of Corporate Development at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) Morning Keynote Intro by EV Group, Platinum Sponsor
9:15 am – 9:45 am Featured Speaker #1 Tim Nustad, General Manager and Chief Technology Officer, MR Healthcare System
9:45 am – 10:15 am Coffee Break (sponsored by SunEdison)
10:15 am – 10:45 am Featured Speaker #2, Chris Wasden, ‎Professor of Innovation & Executive Director of the Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation at University of Utah
10:45 am – 11:45 am MEMS Technology Showcase
11:45 am – 1:00 pm Lunch
Topic Tables Luncheon
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Security Imperative: How to Build Stronger Security Requirements into the Design Phase of Product DevelopmentNate Kube, CTO, Wurldtech
2:30 pm – 3:00pm MEMS Microspectrometers – Powering New Sensing Applications: Anna Rissanen, Research Team Leader, MOEMS and BioMEMS Instruments, VTT
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Coffee Break (Sponsored by Okmetic)
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Health & Wellness Panel DiscussionMark Winter, CEO, CareSpan USA (Sponsored by Tronics)

Panelists include: Steve Whalley, Chief Strategy Officer, MEMS Industry Group

Anita Goel, MD-PhD, Chairman and CEO, Nanobiosym; Physicist, Harvard-MIT

Anna Barker, Co-Director, Complex Adaptive Systems & Director, National Biomarker Development Alliance, Arizona State University

Kathy Mackey, Principal, Ascent Synergy Solutions

4:30 pm – 5:30pm Elevator Pitch Session and Wrap-up for Day
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm MEMS Executive Congress Networking Dinner – Cowboy BBQ, Mummy Mountain
8:00pm – 9:30 pm Post Dinner Networking Cocktail Hour (Sponsored by Coventor)
Friday, November 7, 2014
7:30 am – 9:15 am Registration
7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast
8:00 am – 8:15 am Brief Update and Welcome, Karen Lightman, Executive Director of MEMS Industry Group
8:15 am – 8:45 am Featured Speaker #6 Tom Kenny, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University
8:45 am – 9:45 am MEMS Market Spotlight Panel Discussion: Rob O’Reilly, Senior Technical Advisor, Analog Devices

Panelists include: Jean-Christophe Eloy, President & CEO, Yole Developpement

Jeremie Bouchaud, Director & Senior Principal Analyst, IHS

9:45 am – 10:15 am Coffee Break
10:15 am – 10:45 am MoboSens -Smartphone Micro Sensor for Accurate and Quantitative Environmental Water Analysis: Manas Gartia, Scientific Research Officer, MoboSens
10:45 am – 11: 30 am

Getting to a Trillion Sensors: Why MEMS Engineers Have to Become Ecosystem Co-creators 

Francis Gouillart, CEO,  Experience Co-Creation Partnership

11:30 am – 12:00 pm Closing Thoughts & MEMSies Awards, Karen Lightman, Executive Director of MEMS Industry Group
1:00pm -3:00 pm Social Event (Golf or Other Alternative Event- TBD)

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