2012 Annual Conference Program and Presentations

Friday, March 23, 2012
7:00 am - 5:00 pm:

ABET Workshop 
Presentation made available during workshop only.

Facilitators:

  • Patricia Daniels, IEEE Visit Assignment Coordinator; Professor Emerita, Seattle University
  • Stephen M. Phillips, Professor and Director, Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University; Vice President, ECEDHA
  • David Soldan, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University
 
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm: New Chairs Workshop

Facilitators:

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Saturday, March 24, 2012
8:45 am -
10:00 am:
Keynote Session I
10:30 am - 12:00 pm:

Keynote Session II

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Attendee Luncheon
 
  • Gordon Day, President, IEEE
    Presentation Not Available
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm:

Keynote Session III

  • Chaouki Abdallah, Provost, University of New Mexico
    Presentation Not Available
  • Patrick O'Shea, Vice President for Research, University of Maryland
    Presentation Not Available
  • Mark Spong, Dean of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas
    Presentation Not Available
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm: Industry Roundtable                       
  • Charlie Bess, HP Fellow, Hewlett-Packard
    Presentation Not Available
  • Paul Cunningham, Senior Group Director of Engineering, Cadence Design Systems
    Presentation Not Available
  • Limor Fix, Director, University Collaborative Research, Intel Labs
    Presentation Not Available
  • Gene Frantz, Principal Fellow, Texas Instruments
    Presentation Not Available
  • Ken Hansen, Senior Fellow, VP & CTO, Freescale Semiconductor
    Presentation Not Available
  • Dina McKinney, Vice President of Design Engineering, AMD
    Presentation Not Available
Sunday, March 25, 2012
8:30 am -8:50 am: 
ECE Spotlight Presentation:
 Digilent 

Hands On Analog Design for Every Student: New Analog Discovery
Presenter: Clint Cole, President, Digilent Inc.; Professor, Washington State University

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9:00 am - 9:20 am:
ECE Spotlight Presentation:
National Instruments  

National Instruments - Do Engineering: The Return to the Era of Experimentation
Presenter: Mark Walters, Academic Product Manager, National Instruments

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9:30 am - 9:50 am:
ECE Spotlight Presentation:
MathWorks 

Enabling Project-Based Learning with MATLAB, Simulink, and Target Hardware
Presenter: Tom Gaudette, Principal Academic Evangelist, MathWorks

10:00 am - 10:20 am:
ECE Spotlight Presentation:
Agilent Technologies 

Innovating Next Generation Wireless and Communications Technologies with an Integrated Design, Validation and Test Strategy
Presenter: Ron Harrison, Market Development Manager, Agilent Technologies

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10:30 am - 10:50 am:
ECE Spotlight Presentation:
AMD 

AMD Fusion Centers of Innovation
Presenter: Ray Schuder, Senior Managing Director, AMD Ventures and AMD Fusion Centers of Innovation, AMD

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11:00 am - 11:20 am: 
ECE Spotlight
Presentation:
 
Renesas  BNS Solutions 
Renesas Electronics & BNS Solutions University Program for Embedded Systems
Presenter: Vin D'Agostino, Principal, BNS Solutions

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11:30 am - 11:50 am: 
ECE Spotlight
Presentation:
 
Freescale 
Learn. Apply. Compete. The Freescale Cup
Presenter: Andy Mastronardi, Global Director University Programs, Freescale

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12:00 noon - 12:20 pm: 
ECE Spotlight
Presentation:
 
Eaton 
Practical Control Requirements for Power Systems with Integrated Generation, Storage and Load Assets
Presenter: Peter Theisen, Principle Engineer, Power Systems and Architectures, Innovation Center, Eaton Corporation

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12:30 pm -
12:50 pm: 
ECE Spotlight 
Presentation:
 
Cypress 
Learn how PSoC (Programmable System on Chip) Can Enhance Engineering Education
Presenter: Patrick Kane, Director, Cypress University Alliance; Cypress Semiconductor Corp. 

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1:00 pm -
1:20 pm: 
ECE Spotlight
Presentation:
 
Quanser 
Presenter: Leor Grebler, Academic Solutions Advisor, Quanser 

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Monday, March 26, 2012
8:45 am -
9:30 am:
Keynote IV
 
  • Darlene Solomon, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Agilent Technologies
    Presentation Not Available
10:30 am - 12:00 pm:

Power & Energy
Organizer

Moderator
Speakers
 
10:30 am - 12:00 pm: New Media/Social Media
Organizers
  • Tsuhan Chen, David E. Burr Professor of Engineering, Director of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University
    Presentation Not Available
  • Pritpal Singh, Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Villanova University 
    Presentation Not Available

Moderator

  • Tsuhan Chen, David E. Burr Professor of Engineering, Director of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University
    Presentation Not Available

Speakers

  • Harry Li, Engineer, Facebook
    Presentation Not Available
  • Khalil Najafi, Professor and Chair, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan
    Presentation Not Available
  • Pritpal Singh, Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Villanova University
    Presentation Not Available
 
10:30 am - 12:00 pm:

Challenges of Equipping Upper Level Teaching Laboratories and Classrooms
Moderator

  • John Dunn, National Instruments
    Presentation Not Available

Speakers

  • Michael Steer, Lampe Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Carolina State University
    Presentation Not Available
  • Rashaunda Henderson, Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Dallas
  • Robert Heath, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
    Presentation Not Available
  • Athina Petropulu, Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers University
    Presentation Not Available
1:30 pm -
3:00 pm 
Diversity in Engineering Education
Moderator
  • John W. Peeples, Williams State Lee Professor and Chair, Electrical Engineering, The Citadel 
    Presentation Not Available

Speakers
             

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm  Recruit and Retain: How ECE Programs Benefit K-12 Outreach Programs
Speakers
  • Mark Barron, PLTW Engineering Instructor, New Tech STEM Academy, Eastside Memorial High School
    Presentation Not Available
  • Bing Chen, Chair, Computer & Electronics Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Omaha Campus
    Presentation Not Available
  • Kelvin Erickson, Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Missouri S&T
  • Dave Wilson, Director of Academic Programs, National Instruments, North Carolina State University
    Presentation Not Available
  • Rashaunda Henderson, University of Texas at Dallas 
    Presentation Not Available
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm  Export Control, Intellectual Property
Moderator
  • Scott Maberry, Partner, SheppardMullin
    Presentation Not Available
Speakers
  • R.N. "Fritz" Fielding, Director, Regulatory & Governmental Affairs, Freescale
    Presentation Not Available
  • David Ivey, Export Compliance Counsel, University of Texas at Austin 
    Presentation Not Available
3:30 pm -
5:00 pm 
Department Heads Panel
Moderator
  • Stephen Phillips, Professor & Director, Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University; Vice President, ECEDHA
    Presentation Not Available

Speakers
  • Andreas Cangellaris, Professor and Head, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Presentation Not Available
  • Munther Dahleh, Associate Head, Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Presentation Not Available
  • Ed Schlesinger, Department Head, ECE, Carnegie Mellon University
    Presentation Not Available
  • Khalil Najafi, Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering Division, Department of EECS, University of Michigan
    Presentation Not Available
  • Costas Spanos, Professor and Chair, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
    Presentation Not Available
 
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
9:00 am - 
10:30 am 
 

ECEDHA Business Meeting and Open Forum
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