Marconi Society Young Scholar Symposium presents "Nothing But Net"

Topic: 
Nothing But Net: How the Net and the Web Will Continue to Shape Our World
Friday, May 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Venue: 
Allen 101X
Speaker: 
various
Abstract / Description: 

Join the World's Top Young Researchers and Entrepreneurs

Celebrating 30 years of the World Wide Web, panels of leading young engineers who are creating the future of communications will discuss how their work is contributing to the latest developments in security, mobility and emerging technologies--and what the future may hold.

 

SESSION ONE

The core and backbone of the new network: New technologies and approaches to creating better, faster, cheaper connectivity.

Moderated by Dr. Robert Tkach,
Marconi Fellow, Director of Advanced Photonics Research
at Nokia-Bell Labs

SPEAKERS INCLUDE
Dr. Di Che (2018 Young Scholar, Nokia Bell Labs)
Min-Yu Huang (2019 Young Scholar, Georgia Institute of Technology)
Dr. Qurrat-Ul-Ain Nadeem (2018 Young Scholar; Researcher, University of British Columbia)
Dr. Negar Reiskarimian (2017 Young Scholar, Asst. Prof. MIT, July 2019)
Bichai Wang (2019 Young Scholar, Tsinghua University)

SESSION TWO

The edge of the new network: Realizing the promise of wireless technologies and information theory for applications ranging from health care and self-driving cars to machine learning, neuroscience, and interconnected systems.

Moderated by Dr. Andrea Goldsmith,
Stephen Harris Chair Professor of Electrical Engineering,
Stanford University

SPEAKERS INCLUDE
Dr. Stefania Bartoletti, (2016 Young Scholar; Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow, University of Ferrara)
Dr. Aakanksha Chowdhery (2012 Young Scholar; Software Engineer, Machine Learning, at Google) (tentative)
Dr. Vasuki Narasimha Swamy (2019 Young Scholar; Research Scientist, Intel Labs)

SESSION THREE

Executing/implementing/engineering the new network: Time-tested approaches to bringing technology and ideas to life.

Moderated by Dr. Vinton G. Cerf,
Marconi Fellow; Marconi Society Chair; Chief Internet Evangelist, Google

SPEAKERS INCLUDE
Dr. Joseph Kakande (2011 Young Scholar; Founder, Elgon Technologies)
Dr. Ken Pesyna (2016 Young Scholar; Location Software Engineer)
Dr. Hao Zou (2008 Young Scholar; Chair Professor, Tsinghua University; Visiting Professor, Stanford University; Founder of Tsimage Medical Technology and Abundy Inc.)


 

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Established in 1974 by the daughter of Guglielmo Marconi, the Nobel Laureate who invented radio, the Marconi Society promotes awareness of key technology and policy issues in telecommunications and the Internet, and recognizes significant individual achievements through the Marconi Prize and Young Scholar Awards. More information may be found at www.marconisociety.org.