Purdue University: 150 years of giant leaps; 1869-2019

Program

Date

September 26-27, 2019

Venue

Purdue University
Honors College and Residences North
1101 3rd Street
West Lafayette, IN

Agenda

September 26

Time Session
8:45 - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome/introductions

9:00 - 12:00 p.m.

Session 1: Future of healthcare

Moderator: Paul Griffin, St. Vincent Health Chair of Healthcare Engineering, Purdue

Joanne Burns, Chief Strategy Office, Cerner

Gopal Krishna Chopra, Co-CEO, ReliantHeart Inc.

Peter Embi, President and CEO, Regenstrief Institute

Daniella Matei, Diana Princess of Wales Professor in Cancer Research, Northwestern

Susan Gubar, Professor Emeritus, English, Indiana University

Noon

Lunch and exhibition

1:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Lecture: Introduction to Quantum (as taught in 2050)

Supriyo Datta, Thomas Duncan Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue

2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

Keynote talk on ‘Age of Illumination’

Deborah Wince-Smith, President and CEO, Council on Competitiveness

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Session 2: Future of Manufacturing and Factories

Michael King, President, Data Analytics & IoT Solutions, LHP Engineering Solutions

Jan-Anders Mansson, Distinguished Professor of Materials & Engineering, Purdue

4:30 - 5:00 p.m.

International Telepresence Theatre: Brecht’s Life of Galileo

Anne Fliotsos, Professor of Design, Art, and Performance, Purdue

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Tours (optional)

Discovery Park’s Birck Nanotechnology Center, Artificial Intelligence generated artwork

6:30 p.m.

Dinner

September 27

Time Session
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.

Keynote talk on Digital Privacy

Alessandro Acquisti, Professor of Information Technology and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

10:00 - 12:00 p.m.

Student Design Competition (Karthik Kannan, BIAC)

Noon

Lunch—Student winners to be announced

Guest speaker: David Hummels, Dean, Krannert School of Management

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Keynote talk on Art and Innovation in the future

Anna Ridler, Artist and Researcher from London

2:15 - 2:45 p.m.

Lecture: Introduction to Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Speaker to be announced

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

Lecture: Future of Buildings: Smart Affordable Housing

Gary Hobbs, President and CEO, BWI, LLC

3:45 - 4:30 p.m.

Discovery Park District (smart “small” city testbed); Future of Agriculture and Food

To be announced

Exhibits

See Exhibits for a full description of each exhibit.

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