FUTURECAR Program Schedule

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. |  Registration
1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.   |   Session 1: Plenary Keynote Speakers
Mike DePetro 
Product Manager, Panamera & Mission-e 
PORSCHE
 
Jakub Gromala
Simulation Senior Expert  
ROBERT BOSCH GmbH, AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRONICS 
Simulation driven design of automotive electronic systems​
Jean-Christophe Eloy
Founder, President and CEO
Russell Dupuis
Professor, Steve W. Chaddick Endowed Chair in Electro-Optics
GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Mohamad Abdul-Hak
Engineering Manager
MERCEDES BENZ RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT NORTH AMERICA
 
William Gouse  
Director, Federal Program Development
SAE INTERNATIONAL
  
Nick Yu
Vice President of Engineering
QUALCOMM 
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.   |   Grand Reception   |   Historic Academy of Medicine at Georgia Tech 
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  |   Session 2: Power Devices and Packaging
Ken Araujo
Regional Manager 
NAMICS
Advanced materials for power electronics packaging​
Madhu Chinthavali
   
OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY 
 
Julian Styles
Director, Sales and Marketing, Americas
GaN SYSTEMS
Ranbir Singh
Founder
GeneSiC SEMICONDUCTOR
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  |  Session 3: High-temperature Materials and Reliability
Thomas Gottwald
Director, Next Generation Products
SCHWEIZER ELECTRONIC AG
Art Ackerman
Global Product Manager, Electronic Materials
HENKEL 
Advanced mold compounds for high reliability and efficiency in harsh environments
 
Abhijit Gurav
 
KEMET
Robust reliability of Class-I ceramic capacitors for power electronics applications 
Kenji Nishiguchi
 
RISHO KYOGO 
Recent advances in high-temperature packaging with high Tg epoxies 
2:00p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  |  Session 4: Sensing Electronics
Jan Vardaman 
President  
TECHSEARCH INTERNATIONAL 
Jari Honkanen
Director of Product Engineering
MICROVISION
Jason Zee 
 
TERADYNE
Mark DeSantis
CEO & President
ROADBOTICS 
Maciej Wojnowski​
Head RF Package Simulation & Characterization
INFINEON
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  |  Session 5:  Student Posters and Networking Reception
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  |   Session 6: Computing and Communications
Darnell Moore
Manager, Perception & Analytics Laboratory  
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS 
Rick Rice
Sr. Vice President
ASE 
Mark Granger
Vice President of Automotive Product Line Management
GLOBALFOUNDRIES
 
Sandeep Sane
Principal Engineer
Intel 
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  |  Student Poster Awards Ceremony
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  |  Closing Remarks

 

 

EVENT CONTACT

For more information, please contact:
 
Ms. Karen May, Workshop Coordinator
Georgia Institute of Technology
813 Ferst Drive, NW
Atlanta, GA 30332  USA
+1 404 385-1220
 

LOCATION, DIRECTIONS & PARKING

This event will be held at: 
 
Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
84 5th St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30308-1031
Tel: 404 385-6203
Atlanta, GA 30332  USA