Sunday, January 3, 2021​

All time slots are in Pacific Time (PT)​

9:15 AM – 9:45 AM

An Interview with Diogo Mónica
Diogo Mónica, President and co-founder, Anchorage Corporation

9:15 AM – 9:45 AM

Empowering Brand Ambassadors Through Thought Leadership
Vivian Kelly, Interprose-PR 

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Lifelong Learning for your Career Journey
Stephen Phillips, IEEE VP-EAB

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

Entrepreneurship & Electric Flight
Kevin Noertker, President, Ampaire, Entrepreneurship & Electric Flight

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

Making a difference with Public policy
Dr. Sheree Wen

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM

Advance Control for HVDC Transmission
Samarth Deo, Manager, Research and Development- Firmware & SDK, ABB/Hitachi, Sweden 

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM

Frugal Innovations in Electric Vehicles
Ravikiran Annaswamy (Ravi), CEO, Numocity Technologies, India

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

Planet Reset 2021 and beyond— the New world, what will the it be like? Transformative Innovations, Investments & Leadership Trends, spotlight on AI/ML – positively accelerating the world for good
Stephen Ibaraki, Chairman and
Managing General Partner, Redds

11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

The Use of Technology / Solutions in an Overburdened Healthcare System with COVID-19 and beyond
Kent Dicks, President, Life 365 

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

Best Practices to Develop a Meaningful Relationship with your Manager
Vidal Graupera Engineering Manager, LinkedIn

12:45 AM – 1:00 PM

How do you RISE in the Time of Covid-19? (Possibly Covid-20?)
Jonathan Chew, Assistant Producer, Disney Imagineering

1:15 PM – 2:00 PM

IEEE Looking Outward panel
Susan Kathy Land, Moderator

  • Tom Coughlin, President, Coughlin
  • Steve Diamond, Senior Director,
    Industry Standards, VM Ware
  • John Treichler, Chief Technical Officer
    – Applied Signal Technology,

1:15 PM – 1:45 PM

2021 Opportunities with IEEE
Kathy Hayashi, Qualcomm

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM

IEEEmadC – Mobile Application Development Contest
Josip Balen, Assistant Professor, Department of Software Engineering, Osijek, Croatia

1:45 PM – 2:15 PM

Autonomous Relay Convoy: A Practical Approach to Autonomous Trucking
Tekin Meriçli, CTO, Locomation

2:15 PM – 2:30 PM

Technology as Healthcare
Kate Mercado, Engineer, Forward, Inc

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Stepping up to the plate – Helping communities during a crisis
Ron Snyder, Tactical Operations, Cisco Systems

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Your Career as a Business Enterprise

  • Terence Yeoh, Raytheon
  • Al Ramirez – VP Operations, VS&T Consulting
  •  Amber Orr – Engineering Manager, Mason County Public Utility District
  • Mark Torres – Technology Solutions Manager, ATT retired 

2:45 PM – 3:15 PM

Digital Storage for AI at the Edge
Tom Coughlin, President, Coughlin Associates

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Conference Mixer