[CIE/USA-SF] Annual Conference: Technical Session: Explore The Future Technologies; And A Dinner Banquet02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015

[CIE/USA-SF] Annual Conference


Date: 2/7/2015

Time: afternoon, registration begin from 1pm, event begin at 1:45pm

Venue: Double Tree Hotel, San Jose. 2050 Gateway Place, San Jose


On behalf of the Chinese Institute of Engineers/USA- San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (CIE/USA-SF), we would like to invite you to attend our 2015 Annual Conference.

The conference will be filled with activities and fun. There will be a delightful gala banquet in the evening featuring keynote speech, scholarship award, Technology and Humanity award, entertainment and prize drawing. This year’s keynote speaker is Kevin Lo, General Manager of Google Fiber. This year’s theme is “Infrastructure for a Smart World”.  In the afternoon, there will be technical seminars organized in concert with the conference theme.

Afternoon session, please see details in: link






For dinner banquet ticket information, please contact Zachary Lee zaclee30@gmail.com or (925) 587-3243. We look forward to meeting you in the conference. 

                 Afternoon Programs

                     1:00 p.m. Registration (Afternoon sessions are free)

                     1:45 p.m. Opening Ceremony

                                       Dr. Simon Ma, CIE/USA-SF

                     2:00 p.m. Technical Session: Explore the Future Technologies

                                        Session Moderator: Dr. Simon Ma

                         Talk 1: “DNA microarray chip“

                                        Sunil Pandit, Director of Clinical Science at Affymetrix

                         Talk 2: “The Design and Use Cases of a Graphics Processing Unit

                                        Designed for Ray Tracing”

                                        Luke Peterson, Director of Research & Strategy at 
                                        Imagination Technologies

                          Talk 3: “How Electronics will Drive the Automobile of the Future
                                        and Shape Our Lives”
                                        Michael Hendricks, Product Line Manager, Automotive,
                                        Altera Corp.
                          Talk 4: “The Shift to Software-Defined Communications-Business
                                        Voice, Video, & Collaboration on the Cloud”
                                        Nick Chong, Head of Product Marketing at Zoom Video
                     5:30 p.m. Closing

                           Dinner Banquet
                     5:15 p.m.         Registration for Evening Banquet
                     6:00 p.m.         Dinner Banquet
                     6:45 p.m.         CIE General Business and Announcement
                     7:15 p.m.         Keynote Speech: Infrastructure for a Smart World
                                             Mr. Kevin Lo, General Manager of Google Fiber
                     8:00 p.m.        CIE/USA-SF Entrepreneur of the Year Awards
                                             Mr. Changming Liu, CTO, Aerohive Networks
                     8:15 p.m.         CIE/USA-SF Technology and Humanity Award
                                              Mrs. Joyce Hsu
                     8:30 p.m.         Student Scholastic and Special Achievement Awards
                     9:00 p.m.         Entertainment
                     9:30 p.m.         Prize Drawing