In-person Conference Agenda

Time In Person (Las Vegas)
Cohiba 6-7-8-9 Cohiba 10-11 Cohiba 1-2 Montecresto 1-2
January 2nd, 2022
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM (PT) Registration
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PT) Cybersecurity Workshop Amazon DeepRacer Workshop Resume Writing Workshop Software Defined Radio Workshop
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (PT) Break
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (PT) EPICS Session Amazon DeepRacer Workshop Interviewing in Tech Workshop Software Defined Radio Workshop
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (PT) Break
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (PT) Welcome Note:
Tim Lee, R6 Director,
IEEE USA President
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (PT) Keynote by Melissa Sassi, IBM
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (PT) Networking & Snacks
January 3rd, 2022
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM (PT) Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM (PT) Keynote by Whurley, President, Strange Works
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM (PT) Break
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM (PT) Session by Mark Schneider, Global Technical Director, Bentley Systems
Session by Carolyn Andrews, President, Inspired Leaders Now 
& Donna Raum, Technical Project Manager, American Express
Session by Stephen Phillips, Director, School Of Electrical, Computer & Energy Engineering, Arizona State University
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM (PT) Break & Snacks
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM (PT) Session by Camillo Buscaron, Manager, Cloud Robotics Open Source Technology & Strategy, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Session by Frank Schirrmeister, Cadence Session by John Treishler, Raytheon Session by Amy Jones, John Deere
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (PT) Networking Lunch
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM (PT) Keynote by Andrew Rush, Chief Operating Officer, Redwire
1:45 PM – 2:15 PM (PT) Networking Break
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM (PT) Session by Tim Lee, Boeing Session by John McDonald, GE Session by Michelle Yung, Northrup Grumman
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM (PT) Break
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM (PT) Session by Joshua Earp, Ghost Drive Session by Heather Monigan, Intel
4:00 PM – 4:15 PM (PT) Break
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM (PT) Session by Kayla Spinner, Analog Devices Session by Sampathkumar Veeraraghavan, Amazon, IEEE Humanitarian Activities
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM (PT) Session by Vint Cerf, Google
5:30 PM – 6:15 PM (PT) Young Professionals Panel Discussion
6:15 PM – 6:30 PM (PT) EPICS Pitch Competition Award Announcement &
Group Photo
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (PT) Corporate Mixer & Dinner
January 4th, 2022
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM (PT) Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM (PT) Awards Ceremony:
Poster Competition, Sponsor giveaway raffle
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM (PT) Keynote by Robert Manning, NASA/JPL
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM (PT) Break
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PT) Next Big Thing Panel with
Whurley
Melissa Sassi
Robert Manning
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM (PT) Closing Remarks

Virtual Conference Agenda

Time Virtual (EventMobi)
Tracks Virtual Track #1 Virtual Track #2 Virtual Track #3
January 2nd, 2022
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Cybersecurity Workshop Interviewing in Tech Workshop Entrepreneurship Workshop
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (PT) Break
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (PT) Managing your money Workshop Resume Writing Workshop Giving an Engineer a Voice Workshop
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (PT) Break
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Welcome Note:
Tim Lee, R6 Director,
IEEE USA President
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Keynote by Melissa Sassi, IBM
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (PT) Networking
January 3rd, 2022
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM (PT) [Live Streamed] Keynote by Whurley, President, Strange Works
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM (PT) Break
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM (PT) Session by Hima Bindu Session by Aravind Voruganti
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM (PT) Break & Networking/td>
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM (PT) Session by Kevin Noertker, Ampaire Session by Vijay Pravin Maharajan
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (PT) Networking
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Keynote by Andrew Rush, Chief Operating Officer, Redwire
1:45 PM – 2:30 PM (PT) Session by Vivan Kelly, Interprose Session by Tekin Mericli, Locomation
2:30 PM – 3:15 PM (PT) Session by Kate Jenkins Mercado Session by Matt Ozalas, Keysight
3:15 PM – 3:30 PM (PT) Break
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM (PT) Session by Sonita Lontoh, HP
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM (PT) Break & Networking
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Session by Vint Cerf, Google
5:30 PM – 6:15 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Young Professionals Panel Discussion
6:15 PM – 7:15 PM (PT) Networking
January 4th, 2022
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM (PT) [Live Streamed] Awards Ceremony:
Poster Competition, Sponsor giveaway raffle
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM (PT) [Live Streamed] Keynote by Robert Manning, NASA/JPL
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM (PT) Break
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Next Big Thing Panel with
Whurley
Melissa Sassi
Robert Manning
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM (PT) [Live Streamed] Closing Remarks