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
8:00 am

Registration/Coffee

8:45 - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome: President Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr.; introduced by Tomás Díaz de la Rubia, Purdue Chief Scientific Officer and Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Why Purdue 2050? Ali Shakouri, Mary Jo and Robert L. Kirk Director Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University

9:00 - 12:00 p.m.
SESSION 1

Future of healthcare

Moderator: Paul Griffin, St. Vincent Health Chair of Healthcare Engineering and Director of Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering, Purdue University

Panelists:

Joanne Burns, Chief Strategy Office, Cerner Gopal 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

1:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Purdue 2050 Conference Meals

Bruce Haumesser, Director Culinary Operations and Executive Chef, Purdue University

1:30 - 2:00 p.m.
LECTURE

Lecture: Introduction to Quantum (as taught in 2050)

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

2:00 - 2:45 p.m.
KEYNOTE

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 and Chemical Engineering, Purdue University

4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
LECTURE

Discovery Park District 2050 (Smart “Small” City Testbed)

David Broecker, Chief Innovation and Collaboration Officer, Purdue Research Foundation

5:15 - 6:15 p.m.

Tours (optional)

Birck Nanotechnology Center

ReNEWW House

Dreaming, Automated: Deep Learning, Data Sets, and Decay, Robert Ringel Gallery

6:30 p.m.

Dinner

September 27

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

Digital Privacy

Alessandro Acquisti, Professor of Information Technology and Public Policy; Director of the Privacy Economics Experiments Lab, and the Co-director of Center for Behavioral and Decision Research, Carnegie Mellon University

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00 - 12:00 p.m.

Student Design Competition

Karthik Kannan, Director for the Krenicki Center for Business Analytics & Machine Learning; Thomas Howatt Chaired Professor, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University

12:00 - 1:30

Lunch—Student winners to be announced

Guest speaker: David Hummels, Dr. Samuel R. Allen Dean of the Krannert School of Management and Distinguished Professor of Economics, Purdue University

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.
KEYNOTE

Art and Innovation in the Future

Anna Ridler, Artist and Researcher from London

2:15 - 2:45 p.m.
LECTURE

International Telepresence Theatre: Brecht’s Life of Galileo

Anne Fliotsos, Professor of Theatre, Rueff School of Design, Art, and Performance, Purdue University

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
LECTURE

Future of Buildings: Smart Affordable Housing

Gary Hobbs, President and CEO, Black and White Investments, LLC

3:45 - 4:30 p.m.
LECTURE

Nanotechnology, Internet of Things and Data Analytics 2050 and Beyond

Ali Shakouri, Mary Jo and Robert L. Kirk Director Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University

Exhibits

See Exhibits for a full description of each exhibit.

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