Presentations and Panel Discussions

8:30 A.M.

WELCOME REMARKS

 

 

Henrik Christensen

Director
Contextual Robotics Institute
UC San Diego

Denine Hagen

Assistant Dean
Programs and Initiatives
Jacobs School of Engineering

 

9:00 A.M.

EMPOWERING PEOPLE

 

Session Moderator: Henrik Christensen

John Black

Senior Vice President of New Product Development, Brain Corporation

Brad Hunt

VP of Manufacturing, NXT Robotics

Jeff Debrosse

CTO, Adaptive Motion Group

Hansol Hong

CEO, RoboLink

10:30 A.M. 

NETWORKING BREAK

11:00 A.M.

DRONES FOR SECURITY AND DEFENSE

 

Panel Moderator: Tim McConnell, President, Lattice Innovation 

Chad Sweet

CEO and Co-Founder, ModalAI

Oliver Martin

Director of Product, Planck Aerosystems

Vern Sallee

Captain, Chula Vista Police Department

Christopher Williams

CEO, Citadel Defense

Falko Kuester

Professor of Structural Engineering and Director of the DroneLab, UC San Diego

12:30 P.M.

LUNCH / EXHIBITS

2:00 P.M.

AUTONOMY IN TRANSPORTATION

 

Session Moderator: Thomas Bewley, Director of the Flow Control and Coordinated Robotics Lab, UC San Diego

Robert Brown

Director of Public Affairs, TuSimple

George Hotz

Founder, Comma.ai

Steve Rotenberg

CEO and Chief Scientist, VectorZero

Andrew Reiter

Co-Founder, Shield AI

3:15 P.M.

NETWORKING BREAK

3:45 P.M.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AT THE EDGE

 

Panel Moderator: Todd Hylton, Executive Director, UC San Diego Contextual Robotics Institute

Somdeb Majumdar

Engineering Research Lead, Intel AI

Stephen Krotosky

Manager, Applied Machine Learning, Lytx

Filip Piekniewski

Senior Scientist, Accel Robotics

Atif Kureishy

Vice President of Emerging Practices, Teradata

Gioia Messinger

Director and CEO, Kelzal

5:00 P.M.

RECEPTION OPEN TO THE PUBLIC