Agenda

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm MIG New Member Soiree (Town Hall Room)
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Registration Opens: Welcome Dessert Reception & Cocktail Party (Sonoran Terrace)
Thursday, November 6, 2014
7:00 am- 8:00 am Breakfast (sponsored by PNI Sensor Corporation) (Sonoran Terrace)
7:30 am – 5:00 pm Registration (Foyer)
8:00 am – 8:30 am Welcome and MIG Update: Karen Lightman, Executive Director, MEMS Industry Group (Salons C,D,E, & G)
8:30 am – 9:15 am Morning Keynote
The Next Big Thing: George Liu, Director of Corporate Development, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) (Salons C,D,E, & G)
9:15 am – 9:45 am Managing the Challenges of Introducing MEMS into a Healthcare Product LineTim Nustad, General Manager and Chief Technology Officer, MR Healthcare System (Salons C,D,E, & G)
9:45 am – 10:15 am Coffee Break (sponsored by Okmetic) (Foyer)
10:15 am – 10:45 am The Paradigm Shift of the Internet of Things and its Impact on and in the MEMS and Sensors Industry: Chris Wasden, ‎Professor of Innovation & Executive Director of the Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation, University of Utah (Salons C,D,E, & G)
10:45 am – 11:45 am MEMS Technology Showcase (sponsored by Bosch) (Salons C,D,E, & G)
11:45 am – 1:30 pm Lunch Topic Table Luncheon (Sonoran Terrace)
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Security Imperative: How to Build Stronger Security Requirements into the Design Phase of Product DevelopmentNate Kube, CTO, Wurldtech (Salons C,D,E, & G)
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm MEMS Microspectrometers – Powering New Sensing ApplicationsAnna Rissanen, Research Team Leader, MOEMS and BioMEMS Instruments, VTT (Salons C,D,E, & G)
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Coffee Break (sponsored by SunEdison) (Foyer)
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Health & Wellness Panel Discussion (Sponsored by Tronics) Moderated by Mark Winter, CEO, Carespan USA

Panelists include: Stephen Whalley, Chief Strategy Officer, MEMS Industry Group Anna Barker, Co-Director Complex Adaptive Systems & Director, National Biomarker Development Alliance, Arizona State University Kathy Mackey, Principal, Ascent Synergy Solutions Jeffrey Baird, Chairman of the Health Care Group, Brown & Fortunato, P.C. (Salons C,D,E, & G)

4:00 pm – 5:30pm Elevator Pitch Session and Wrap-up for Day: Karen Lightman, Executive Director, MEMS Industry Group (Salons C,D,E, & G)
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 (RBar)
Friday, November 7, 2014
7:30 am – 9:15 am Registration (Foyer)
7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast (Sonoran Terrace)
8:00 am – 8:15 am Brief Update and Welcome: Karen Lightman, Executive Director of MEMS Industry Group (Salons C,D,E, & G)
8:15 am – 8:45 am An Academic View of The MEMS Industry in 2014 : Technologies, Trends and TalentTom Kenny, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University (Salons C,D,E, & G)
8:45 am – 9:45 am MEMS Market Spotlight Panel Discussion Moderated by Rob O’Reilly, Senior Technical Advisor, Analog DevicesPanelists include: Jeremie Bouchaud, Director and Senior Principal Analyst MEMS & Sensors – Industrial Electronics, IHS Inc.
Jean-Christophe Eloy, President & CEO, Yole Développement (Salons C,D,E, & G)
9:45 am – 10:15 am Coffee Break (sponsored by SITRI) (Foyer)
10:15 am – 10:45 am MoboSens -Smartphone Micro Sensor for Accurate and Quantitative Environmental Water AnalysisManas Gartia, Scientific Research Officer, MoboSens (Salons C,D,E, & G)
10:45 am – 11: 30 am Closing Keynote Speaker Getting to a Trillion Sensors: Why MEMS Engineers Have to Become Ecosystem Co-creatorsFrancis Gouillart, CEO, Experience Co-Creation Partnership (Salons C,D,E, & G)
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Closing Thoughts & MEMSies Awards: Karen Lightman, Executive Director, MEMS Industry Group (Salons C,D,E, & G)
1:00pm -3:00 pm Social Event – Choose Either (9 Hole Golf Tournament or Octane Raceway)
JW Marriott Camelback Ambiente Golf Course –OR- Octane Raceway

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