Presentations

7:30 A.M.

REGISTRATION + CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:30 A.M.

WELCOME REMARKS

Pradeep K. Khosla

Chancellor, UC San Diego

Carol Padden

Dean, Division of Social Sciences

Albert P. Pisano

Dean, Jacobs School of Engineering

Matt Grob

Executive VP, Technology 
Qualcomm Technologies Inc.

 

9:00 A.M.

AUTONOMY

 

Xiaodi Hou

CTO
TuSimple

Sanjiv Nanda

VP Engineering, Corporate R&D 
Qualcomm, Inc.

Chair: Henrik I. Christensen

Director
Contextual Robotics Institute

 

 

10:15 A.M.

NETWORKING BREAK (30 MIN)

10:45 A.M.

PANEL ON SOCIAL AND LEGAL IMPLICATIONS OF AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

 

Bruce Appleyard

Associate Director, Active Transportation Research Center
Associate Professor, San Diego State University

Peter Thompson

Senior Technology Analyst
SANDAG

   

 

NOON

LUNCH / TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE (90 MINS)

1:30 P.M.

VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY

 

Doug L. Davis

Senior VP and general manager
Automated Driving Group (ADG)
Intel

Sujit Dey

Electrical engineering professor
Director, Center for Wireless Communications
UC San Diego

Gabriel Rebeiz

Electrical engineering professor
UC San Diego

Chair: Todd Hylton

Executive Director 
Contextual Robotics Institute

 

3:00 P.M.

PANEL ON USER EXPERIENCE

 

David Bruemmer

CEO
Adaptive Motion Group

Michael Phillippi

VP of Technology
Lytx

Peter Schulmeyer

Director, Strategy
NXP Semiconductors

Mohan Trivedi

Laboratory for Intelligent & Safe Vehicles
UC San Diego

Chair: Don Norman

Director 
UC San Diego Design Lab

     

 

3:45 P.M.

AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES @ UC SAN DIEGO

 

Henrik I. Christensen

Director
Contextual Robotics Institute

     

 

4:00 P.M.

QUALCOMM CHANCELLOR'S CHAIR INTRODUCTION

 

Matt Grob

Executive VP, Technology 
Qualcomm Technologies Inc.

Pradeep K. Khosla

Chancellor
UC San Diego

Albert P. Pisano

Dean
Jacobs School of Engineering

Henrik I. Christensen

Director
Contextual Robotics Institute

 

4:30 P.M.

TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE

 

Technology Showcase

Existential Robotics Laboratory

Nikolay Atanasov

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Human-swarm Coordination

Jorge Cortes and Sonia Martinez

MURO Lab / Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Healthcare Robotics

Laurel Riek

Computer Science & Engineering Department

Micro/Nanorobots for Biomedicine:
Delivery, surgery, sensing, and detoxification

Joseph WangYi Chen and Liangfang Zhang

NanoEngineering

Driverless Vehicle Interfaces:
Will you walk in front of me?

UCSD Design Lab

TREDS: Training, Research and Education for Driving Safety

Linda Hill, MD MPH

Director, Preventive Medicine Residency
UC San Diego School of Medicine

Underwater Localization for Marine Robotics

Ryan Kastner

Computer Science & Engineering

Drone 4 Good: Digitally Preserving World Cultural Heritage

Falko Kuester

UC San Diego DroneLab
UC San Diego Cultural Heritage Engineering Initiative

Surgical Robots, Machine Learning for Robot Manipulation, and Artificial Muscles

Michael Yip

Advanced Robotics and Controls Lab
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Cognitive Robotics

Henrik I. Christensen

Cognitive Robotics Laboratory
Computer Science & Engineering

Social Robotics Research Projects

Andrea Chiba and colleagues

Department of Cognitive Science