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• Crossover Technologies
• Resilience, Risk & Reward
• China's New Tech Era
• Time, Place & Space
• NextGens Technologies
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Time, Place & Space - DRAFT AGENDA
September 19-20, 2006 in Memphis, Tennessee

Monday, September 18
7:00 pm
Welcome Reception and Buffet Dinner

Tuesday, September 19
7:30 am


8:30 am
Conference Welcome
Leonard Kleinrock, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
8:45 am
Conference Overview
Mark Seiden, MSB Associates
9:00 am
Atoms and Bits
Robert Carter, CIO, FedEx Corporation
9:45 am
Product Innovation, Business Models, and Supply Chains
John Springer, Director, Global Operations, Nike Golf
10:30 am
11:00 am
Real-time Feedback via RFID
Wolf Kohn, Founder and Chief Scientist, Clearsight Systems
11:45 am
Internet of Things: State of the Art in 2006
Robert Poor, Founder, Adozu
12:30 pm
1:45 pm
New Location/Positioning Technologies
Jed Rice, VP, Skyhook Wireless
2:15 pm
Building Maps in 3D
Brook DeLorme, CEO, Earthmate.com
2:45 pm
Connecting Anything, Everywhere, Now: Solving the Geospatial Grand Challenge
Perry Peterson, President, Pyxis Innovation
3:15 pm
3:45 pm
It’s About Time
John Perry Barlow, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
4:30 pm
Vanguard in Beijing: A Quick Review
Bob Lucky, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
7:00 pm
Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, September 20
7:30 am


8:30 am
TTI/Vanguard Announcements
8:45 am
Getting Computers to Understand Time and Space
Doug Lenat, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
9:15 am

Supply Chain Technology for Humanitarian Organizations
Mitsuko Mizushima, Chief Logistics Officer, Fritz Institute

10:00 am
10:30 am
Impact of Technology Decisions on Supply Chain Performance
Funda Sahin, Assistant Professor of Logistics, University of Tennessee
11:00 am
Leveraging RFID Systems
John Gloekler, Founder and CEO, G2 Microsystems
11:45 am
Leveraging the Wireless Transformation of Transportation
Robin Chase, CEO, Meadow Networks
12:30 pm
1:45 pm
Location-aware Systems and Transportation
Roy Russell, CTO, Zipcar
2:30 pm
On-Time, On-Demand Delivery
Chris Kantarjiev, Principal, Dimebank Software
3:15 pm
Conference Wrap-up
Bob Lucky, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
4:00 pm
Close of Conference
7:00 pm
10:15 pm
Departure for 11:00 pm Field Trip at FedEx
11:45 pm
Departure for 12:30 am Field Trip at FedEx

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