2019 CIE/USA-DFW and AAEOY International Technology & Leadership Conference (ITLC)
Saturday August 17, 2019, 12:45PM - 4:45PM
Free admission but advance registration is required -- Seats are limited

2019 CIE/USA-DFW and AAEOY International Technology & Leadership Conference Flyer Click to download this ITLC Flyer

This event is part of CIE/USA-DFW Chapter's 30th Anniversary Annual Convention and 18th Asian American Engineer of the Year (AAEOY) Award programs as shown in the table below.

2019 CIE/USA-DFW and AAEOY Convention Program Schedules Click to download this Program Schedule

Click here to register to attend the Job Fair on Friday August 16, 2019

Speaker List & Talk Titles

Keynote Session:

Moderator: Dr. Peter Crouch
Dean of College of Engineering, The University of Texas at Arlington

Dr. Alexa Dembek
"Inventing a Better Now"
Chief Technology and Sustainability Officer, DuPont

Dr. Tsu-Jae King Liu
"Why a world with AI needs more EQ"
Dean, College of Engineering, The University of California at Berkeley

Dr. Sean Wang
"Technology Fusion for Novel Discovery and Technology Management"
President, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) International Inc.

Parallel Session-1: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and IoT

Moderator: Dr. Andrew Stevens
Machine Learning Scientist, Sivannanthan Laboratories

Dr. Rulei Ting
"Artificial Intelligence for Autonomous Resiliency in Software Defined Network"
Senior Manager, AT&T

Dr. Shuo-Yan Chou
"Digital Fusion for Smart Cities"
Professor and Director of IoT Innovation Center, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Dr. Gopal Gupta
"Artificial Intelligence: The Road Forward"
Department Head, Department of Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas

Sabina Stanescu
"Execution is Everything: Delivering Data Science Projects with Impact"
Principal Data Scientist, Altair

Parallel Session-2: Energy is Technology’s Next Big Thing

Moderator: Bill Muston
R&D Manager, Oncor Electric Delivery

Sameer Pendharkar
"Power Electronics Technology for Tomorrow’s Solutions"
Senior Fellow and Technology Roadmap Manager, Texas Instruments Inc.

Dr. Boryann Liaw
"Battery Technology and Safety"
Directorate Fellow, Idaho National Laboratory

Matthew Watson
"No more cords: wirelessly transferred electricity may power the world's future"
General Manager, Texas Instruments Inc.

Tony Bruton
"Converging Technologies to Improve the Distribution Control Room"
Director of T&D Services, Oncor Electric Delivery

Parallel Session-3: Career & Leadership Development

Moderator: Rod Wetterskog
Assistant Dean of School of Engineering, The University of Texas at Dallas

Gary Hamatani
"Building and Sharing a Personal Leadership Philosophy"
Director - Chief Project Engineer, The Boeing Company

Mark Carpenter
"Leadership: A Few of Life’s Lessons Learned Along the Way"
Senior Vice President, Oncor Electric Delivery

David Lu
"Authenticity Propels Leadership"
Vice President, AT&T

Dr. Hanchen Huang
"Academic Leadership, Management, and Administration"
Dean, College of Engineering, The University of North Texas