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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
Platinum Sponsor Introduction – SilTerra 09:40 AM – 09:50 AM
Gold Sponsor Introduction – City Auto Glass 09:50 AM – 10:05 AM
Mid-Morning Break 10:05 AM – 10:45 AM
Innovations in Automotive Technologies Funding
Dan Smith
President
Capstone Financial Group
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


Thomas Carmody
Business Development Manager
Cambridge Consultants


Angus Mackay
Director, Marketing and Communications
Immervision


Dhiraj Bora
Executive
Silitronics Solutions  

04:00 PM – 05:15 PM
Concluding Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures / MEMS Journal
05:15 PM – 05:30 PM
Reception 05:30 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
Next Generation Services Enabled by ADAS Sensors
Anil Rachakona
Director, Co-Pace
Continental
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
TARDEC, U.S. Army
10:35 AM – 11:15 AM
ADAS Sensors and Functional Safety: From Concept to Post-Production
Tom Tasky
Director, Smart Vehicle Team
FEV North America
11:15 AM – 11:55 AM
ADAS Sensors Market: M&A and Venture Capital Outlook
Rudy Burger, PhD
Managing Partner
Woodside Capital
11:55 AM12:35 PM
Internet Sponsor Introduction – Sekisui 12:35 PM – 12:45 PM
Networking Lunch 12:45 PM – 02:15 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


Louis Ross
CEO
MEI Micro


Jason Corso
CEO
Voxel51

02:15 PM – 04:15 PM
Concluding Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures / MEMS Journal
04:15 PM – 04:30 PM

Agenda and panels are subject to change.