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    • 2015/12/02
      • 8:30 am - 9:00 amBreakfast and Registration
      • 9:00 am - 9:20 amWelcoming RemarksCamille Kamga, Ph.D., Director, UTRC Region 2
        Adam Spence, Assistant Secretary for Economic Development and Innovation, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
      • 9:20 am - 9:30 amNYSDOT Connected Vehicle ProgramRoderic Sechrist, Assistant Commissioner, NYSDOT
      • 9:30 am - 9:50 amUnmanned Systems and Cross Connected Platforms Craig Marcinkowski, Director of Strategy and Business Development, Gryphon Sensors, Central New York Upstate Revitalization Initiative Proposal
      • 9:50 am - 10:50 amConnected Vehicle Pilot Deployment ProjectsTom Kearney, Freight Specialist, FHWA: USDOT Connected Vehicle Pilot Program Update
        Michael Brown, Staff Engineer, SwRI: NYSDOT CV Pilot
        Mohamad Talas, Ph.D., Deputy Program Manager, NYCDOT CV Pilot
        Robert Rausch, Concept Development Lead, Transcore: NYC Pilot Technology
      • 10:50 am - 11:30 amPolicy and Private Capital Challenges and OpportunitiesAllen Biehler, Executive Director, University Transportation Center, Carnegie Mellon University: Policy issues related to new technology in transportation
        Oliver Mitchell, Partner, Mach 5 Ventures: Discussion of venture capital view of investment opportunities and growth in connected and autonomous vehicle space
      • 11:30 am - 12:30 pmConnected and Autonomous Vehicle Performance Measures and Evaluation ToolsKaan Ozbay, Ph.D., Professor, New York University, Tandon School of Engineering and Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP): Next Generation Simulation based Tools and Field Tests for Evaluating the Benefits of Connected Vehicle Technologies
        Adel Sadek, Ph.D., Professor, University at Buffalo: Augmented Reality Platform for the Testing and Evaluation of Connected and Automated Vehicle Deployments
        Xuegang (Jeff) Ban, Ph.D., Associate Professor, RPI: Urban Signalized Intersection Emission Estimation with Mobile Sensing
      • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmLunch and Faculty Poster Exhibition
      • 1:30 pm - 2:00 pmSMART Consortium Progress and Framework for SuccessMichael Fancher, Vice President of Business Development, SUNY Poly
        Joah Sapphire, President, Global Dynamic Group, LLC
      • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pmKeynote on Data Capture: Next Generation Automotive IntelligenceThomas Mueller, Ph.D.,Director of Business Line Mobility Sensors, AMS
      • 2:30 pm - 3:10 pmBig Data Analytics: Solutions for the Big Data ChallengeJay Goodwyn, Executive Director, IBM Buffalo Innovation Center: IBM's view and capabilities
        Igor Tepermeister, Ph.D., Director of Systems, Innovation Center, Intelligent Sensor Solutions, Inficon
      • 3:10 pm - 3:20 pm Faculty Poster Exhibition
      • 3:20 pm - 3:50 pmKeynote on Data Connectivity: Intelligent Vehicle SolutionsTao Zhang, Ph.D., Chief Scientist for Smart Connected Vehicles, Cisco Systems
      • 3:50 pm - 4:40 pmData Connectivity: Enabling Innovations in Connected Vehicles and BeyondMichael Watts, Ph.D., Associate Professor, MIT
        Stelios Patsiokas, Ph.D., Chief Innovation Officer, Sirius XM Satellite Radio: Integration of Satellite Technology into the V2X Ecosystem
      • 4:40 pm - 5:10 pmKeynote on Data Actuation: Autonomous Vehicle InnovationsDavid Bruemmer, CEO and Co-Founder, 5D Robotics
      • 5:10 pm - 5:40 pmData Actuation: Applications for Autonomous Air and Ground VehiclesLarry Brinker, Executive Director, NUAIR Alliance: Unmanned Aerial Systems
        Michael Brown, Staff Engineer, SwRI: Unmanned Ground Systems
      • 5:40 pm - 7:30 pmReception