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ADAS Sensors 2019
4th Annual Conference and Exhibition
March 20-21, 2019
Detroit, Michigan


Wednesday, March 20

Registration and Breakfast 07:00 AM – 08:00 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures / MEMS Journal
08:00 AM – 08:20 AM
ADAS Sensors: Emerging Trends and Market Outlook
Phil Amsrud
Senior Principal Analyst
IHS Markit
08:20 AM – 09:00 AM
Robo-Taxis and the Race for the Future of Networked Mobility
Itay Michaeli
Director, U.S. Autos and Auto Parts
Citi Research
09:00 AM – 09:40 AM
Gold Sponsor Introduction – City Auto Glass 09:40 AM – 09:55 AM
Silver Sponsor Introduction – Micralyne 09:55 AM – 10:05 AM
Mid-Morning Break 10:05 AM – 10:45 AM
ADAS Sensors and Functional Safety: From Concept to Post-Production
Tom Tasky
Director, Smart Vehicle Team
FEV North America
10:45 AM – 11:25 AM
Automotive Computer Vision Startups: Key Investment Factors
Tony Cannestra
Director of Corporate Ventures
DENSO
11:25 AM – 12:05 PM
Program Sponsor Introduction – Phantom Intelligence 12:05 PM – 12:15 PM
Innovation Sponsor Introduction – OnScale 12:15 PM – 12:25 PM
Networking Lunch 12:25 PM – 01:45 PM
Localization for the Next Generation of Autonomous Vehicles
Joel Gibson
Executive Vice President of Automotive
Swift Navigation
01:45 PM – 02:25 PM
V2X Technologies: Complementary Enhancement for ADAS Applications
Gary Streelman
Director Advanced Engineering and New Concepts
Magneti Marelli
02:25 PM – 03:05 PM
Simulation Sponsor Introduction – Siemens PLM 03:05 PM – 03:15 PM
Reception Sponsor Introduction – Hamamatsu 03:15 PM – 03:25 PM
Mid-Afternoon Break 03:25 PM – 04:00 PM
Technology Showcase

Dan Dempsey
Sr. Director of Business Development
ACEINNA


Faroog Ibrahim, PhD
CTO
CalmCar Vision Systems


Thomas Carmody
Business Development Manager
Cambridge Consultants


Angus Mackay
Director, Marketing and Communications
Immervision


Steve Lemke
Principal Engineer, Advanced Automotive Platforms
LG Electronics


Dhiraj Bora
President
Silitronics Solutions  


Eduard Sterzer, PhD
Strategy and Sales
Tau Industrial Robotics

04:00 PM – 05:45 PM
Concluding Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures / MEMS Journal
05:45 PM – 06:00 PM
Reception 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM

Thursday, March 21

Registration and Breakfast 07:00 AM – 08:00 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures / MEMS Journal
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM
Technologies for Autonomous Cars: Musings on Missing Pieces and Proposed Solutions
Harvey Weinberg
Division Technologist, Automotive Business Unit
Analog Devices
08:15 AM – 09:05 AM
Analog AI Technologies for ADAS Applications
David Schie
CEO
AIStorm
09:05 AM – 09:45 AM
Lunch Sponsor Introduction – Brose 09:45 AM – 09:55 AM
Breakfast Sponsor Introduction – ShinEtsu 09:55 AM – 10:05 AM
Mid-Morning Break 10:05 AM – 10:35 AM
ADAS Sensors for Military Vehicle Applications
Robert Sadowski, PhD
Chief Roboticist
U.S. Army CCDC Ground Vehicle Systems Center
10:35 AM – 11:15 AM
ADAS Sensors Market: M&A and Venture Capital Outlook
Rudy Burger, PhD
Managing Partner
Woodside Capital
11:15 AM – 11:55 AM
The Road to Mobile Robots: Emerging Opportunities and Megatrends
Jim DiSanto
Managing Director
Motus Ventures
11:55 AM – 12:25 PM
Internet Sponsor Introduction – Sekisui 12:25 PM – 12:35 PM
Lanyard Sponsor Introduction – Lumotive 12:35 PM – 12:45 PM
Networking Lunch 12:45 PM – 02:00 PM
Startup Showcase

Yonatan Dishon
Computer Vision and Machine Learning Group Manager
AdaSky


Florian Petit
Co-Founder
Blickfeld


Bo Zhu, PhD
CTO and Co-Founder
BlinkAI


Rony Ohayon, PhD
CTO, GM of Automotive, and Co-Founder
LiveU


Jason Corso
CEO
Voxel51

02:00 PM – 04:00 PM
Concluding Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures / MEMS Journal
04:00 PM – 04:15 PM

Agenda and panels are subject to change.