2016 EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium


October 16, 2016
07:30 PM – 09:00 PM
Registration/welcome reception at hotel
October 17, 2016
06:30 AM
Breakfast at the hotel
08:30 AM
The Stage, Aalto University Design Factory
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Jacques Lukasik , Secretary-General, Euro-CASE
Juha Ylä-Jääski , President, Technology Academy Finland
C. D. Mote, Jr. , President, US National Academy of Engineering
Symposium Chair: Dr. Harri Ilmari Kulmala, Chief Executive Officer, DIMECC Ltd. (Digital, Internet, Material & Engineering Co-Creation)
09:00 AM
The Road to Future Urban Mobility
Session co-chair: Dr. András Kovács, Senior Research Fellow, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Session co-chair: Dr. Andreas A. Malikopoulos, Professor, Cornell University
Distributed Learning Dynamics Convergence in Routing Games
Dr. Alexandre Bayen, Liao-Cho Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Simulation-based Transportation Optimization
Carolina Osorio, Associate Professor, HEC Montreal
10:30 AM
The Stage, Aalto University Design Factory
Group photo of all participants
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
The Road to Future Urban Mobility (cont.)
Traffic Management by Macroscopic Models
Dr. Paola Goatin, Research Director, ACUMES Project-Team
Dependability for Self-Driving Cars
Dr. Jonas Nilsson, Dependability for Highly Automated Driving, Volvo Cars
12:30 PM
Finlandia Cabinet
01:30 PM
Flash Poster Presentations
02:30 PM
Poster Session I (odd numbers)
03:15 PM
Poster Session II (even numbers)
04:00 PM
04:15 PM
Frontiers of Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage
Session co-chair: Dr. Davide Mattia, Professor, University of Bath
Session co-chair: Dr. Ah-Hyung Alissa Park, Dean, University of California, Los Angeles
The Different Regimes of Carbon Capture: Challenges and Opportunities
Dr. Krista S. Walton, Professor and Robert "Bud" Moeller Faculty Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology
Recent Advances in Biochemical Conversion of CO2 to Chemicals: Electrosynthesis via Bacteria and Enzymes
Dr. Deepak Pant, Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO)
05:45 PM
06:00 PM
Depart for Sitra
06:15 PM
October 18, 2016
06:30 AM
Breakfast at the hotel
08:30 AM
Frontiers of Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (cont.)
Carbon Dioxide Storage and Utilization
Dr. Sebastian Teir, Senior Scientist, VTT Technical Research Center of Finland
Redesigning the Regulated Power Plant: Cost-Effective Emissions Control through Innovation in Policies, Processes, and Materials
Dr. Meagan Stumpe Mauter, Associate Professor, Stanford University
10:00 AM
10:30 AM
Integrated Photonics
Session co-chair: Dr. Lynford Lawrence Goddard, Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Session co-chair: Dr. Pavel Peterka, Senior Research Scientist, Czech Academy of Sciences, Public Research Institution
Overview of Photonics Systems from the Physical Layer to Photonic-Based Architectures
Keren Bergman, Professor of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University
Integration of Ultrafast Signal Processing Functionalities via Si-compatible Lithium Niobate Nanophotonic Platforms
Dr. Katia Gallo, Professor, KTH - Royal Institute of Technology
12:00 PM
01:00 PM
Integrated Photonics (cont.)
Integration of III-V Optoelectronics and Si Photonics: New Developments and Application Opportunities
Mr. Mircea Guina, Professor, Tampere University of Technology
Organic and Hybrid Materials for Multi-Functional and Integrated Photonic Devices
Dr. Adrienne Stiff-Roberts, Bass Chair and Jeffrey N. Vinik Professor, Duke University
02:30 PM
03:00 PM
Depart for bus tour of Helsinki
05:30 PM
Depart for Nokia
06:00 PM
Dinner (incl. walkthrough of showroom)
October 19, 2016
06:30 AM
Breakfast at the hotel
08:30 AM
Smart Systems for Personalized and Connected Healthcare
Session co-chair: Dr. Aydogan Ozcan, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Session co-chair: Leena Ukkonen, Professor, Wireless Identification and Sensing Systems, Tampere University of Technology
The Role of Flexible Medical Devices in Health Monitoring and Diagnosis
Dr. Ana Claudia Arias, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Miniaturized and Minimally Invasive Interfaces to the Brain
Dr. Rikky Muller, Assistant Professor, University of California Berkeley
Digital Microscopy Supported by Artificial Intelligence for Improved Access to Diagnostics
Dr. Johan Lundin, Research Director, University of Helsinki
10:05 AM
10:30 AM
Panel Discussion
11:15 AM