2019 EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium


November 17, 2019
07:30 PM
Conference Lounge, 1st floor
Registration/welcome reception at the hotel
November 18, 2019
06:30 AM
Jamies Restaurant
Breakfast at the hotel
08:00 AM
Meet in lobby to walk together to IVA
08:30 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Tuula Teeri , President, Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences
Yves Caristan , Secretary-General, Euro-CASE
John L. Anderson , President, National Academy of Engineering
Symposium Co-Chair: Dr. Pontus Johnson, Professor, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
Symposium Co-Chair: Dr. Michael Tsapatsis, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Johns Hopkins University
09:00 AM
5G and the Internet of Things
Session co-chair: Dr. Prasanth Ananth, Technical Lead for Aerial Robotic Systems, Nokia Bell Labs
Session co-chair: Maria Edvardsson, Research Manager, Ericsson
A Glimpse into 6G Wireless Systems
Dr. Walid Saad, Professor, Virginia Tech
5G and the Automotive Transformation
Mr. Stefano Sorrentino, Principal Researcher, Ericsson
10:30 AM
Group Photo
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
5G and the Internet of Things (cont.)
5G in Manufacturing
Dr. Frank Schaich, Nokia Bell Labs
5G in Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
Dr. George Koutitas, Director, Digital Medicines and Machine Learning - Enterprise Architecture, Pfizer
12:30 PM
Banquet Hall
01:30 PM
Flash Slide Presentations
02:30 PM
Poster Session I (odd numbers)
03:15 PM
03:30 PM
Poster Session II (even numbers)
04:15 PM
Smart Manufacturing
Session co-chair: Dr. Corie L. Cobb, Professor, University of Washington
Session co-chair: Dr. Tobias Meisen, Chair of Technologies and Management of Digital Transformation, University of Wuppertal
Providing Digital Information in the Glazing Business: Challenges and Possibilities
Dr. Alicia Droege, Project Leader, Saint-Gobain
Correct-by-construction Synthesis for Smart Manufacturing
Dr. Hadas Kress-Gazit, Geoffrey S.M. Hedrick Sr. Professor, Cornell University
05:45 PM
06:00 PM
Banquet Hall
November 19, 2019
06:30 AM
Breakfast at the hotel
08:30 AM
Smart Manufacturing (cont.)
Achieving “Just Press Print” for Metal Additive Manufacturing
Dr. Manyalibo Matthews, Division Leader, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Smart Control – Learning for Safe and High-Performance Control Systems
Dr. Melanie N. Zeilinger, Professor, ETH Zurich
10:00 AM
10:30 AM
Materials Engineering Enabled by Advances in Imaging
Session co-chair: Dr. John P. Cumings, Associate Professor, University of Maryland
Session co-chair: Dr. Valeria Nicolosi, Principal Investigator, Trinity College Dublin
Imaging Materials at the Space-Energy-Time Limit
Dr. David James Flannigan, L.E. Scriven Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies, University of Minnesota
Imaging and Spectroscopy of Molecular Nanostructures
Dr. Peter Nirmalraj, Group Leader, EMPA
12:00 PM
01:00 PM
Materials Engineering Enabled by Advances in Imaging (cont.)
Through Graphene and Beyond
Dr. Sarah Haigh, University of Manchester
The Universe is My Nano-fab: Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy of Nanomaterials from Space
Dr. Rhonda Stroud, Director of the Buseck Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University
02:30 PM
03:00 PM
Cultural Tour
05:30 PM
Eriks Gondolen
November 20, 2019
06:30 AM
Breakfast at the hotel
08:30 AM
Systems Approaches to a Clean Environment
Session co-chair: Dr. Daven Henze, Associate Professor, University of Colorado Boulder
Session co-chair: Mr. Mikael Nordlander, Head of R&D, Vattenfall AB
The Economic Case for Combating Climate Change
Stefan Schoenberger, Boston Consulting Group
Net-zero Emissions Energy Systems
Dr. Steven J. Davis, Professor, University of California, Irvine
10:00 AM
10:30 AM
Systems Approaches to a Clean Environment (cont.)
Swedish Roadmaps for Fossil-Free Competitiveness
Ms. Malin Strand, Policy Strategist, Fossil Free Sweden
Toxic Air Pollution as a Sustainability Challenge
Dr. Noelle Eckley Selin, Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
12:00 PM
Box Lunch