IRI Diamond Jubilee
Ira Flatow, NPR Science Correspondent, Host of Science Friday ®, TV Journalist and Author
Dr. Xiangli Chen, CTO and VP, GE China; President, GE China Technology Center
Dr. Henry “Hank” Foley, VP for Research, Dean of the Graduate School, Penn State University
Mr. Edward Jung, Founder and CTO, Intellectual Ventures
Mr. Dean Kamen, President and Founder, DEKA Research and Development Corp
Dr. Gautham Parthasarathy, Chief Marketing Officer, Aditya Birla Science and Technology Co
This panel of today’s leaders in technology development discusses the quickly changing landscape of innovation. Explore how industry, universities, and governments harness change to create the future. How are key trends in society (e.g., such as increasing computational capability, “glocalization,” and data security) and in manufacturing (such as 3D printing, robotics, mass customization and miniaturization) impacting innovation and what opportunities do these changes present to you and your organization? Join this stimulating session that underscores how organizations are successfully innovating today for tomorrow.