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NextGens Technologies - DRAFT AGENDA
December 5-6, 2006 in Seattle, Washington

Monday, December 4
7:00 pm
Welcome Reception and Buffet Dinner

Tuesday, December 5
7:30 am


8:30 am
Conference Welcome and Overview
Leonard Kleinrock, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
8:50 am
Venture Technologists
Saul Griffith, Co-founder, Squid Labs
9:30 am
Raised by Hackers
Paul Holman, President, Komposite, Inc.
10:00 am
Memory Spot
Robert Ulichney, Distinguished Technologist, HP Labs
10:15 am
What's New? Part I
Peter Cochrane, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
10:22 am
10:52 am
More Than Rocket Science
Jeff Greason, President, XCOR Aerospace
11:22 am
Building a Better Blimp
Dan Nachbar, Principal Designer, Skyacht Aircraft, Inc.
11:52 am
Better Graphics and Better Physics: Attack of the Killer (Game) Machines
Manju Hedge, Co-founder, Chairman, and CEO, Ageia Technologies, Inc.
12:22 pm
What's New? Part II
Alan Kay, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
12:37 pm
1:52 pm
What's New? Part III
Bob Lucky, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
1:59 pm
Streaming Intelligence: Machine Learning and Reasoning in Daily Life
Eric Horvitz, Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research
2:44 pm
Machines That See
Stefano Soatto, Professor of Computer Science, UCLA
3:14 pm
Personal Communication: Third-Generation IP Applications
— or Lies, and the Lying Mesh Network Vendors Who Tell Them

Riley Eller, Director, Technology/Security, CoCo Communications Corporation
3:44 pm
What's New? Part IV
John Perry Barlow, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
3:51 pm
4:21 pm
Enterprise Intelligence: Data Finds the Data and Relevance Finds the User
Jeff Jonas, Distinguished Engineer and Chief Scientist, IBM Entity Analytics
5:06 pm
What's New? Part V
Leonard Kleinrock, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
7:00 pm
Reception and Dinner at the Space Needle

Wednesday, December 6
7:30 am


8:30 am
TTI/Vanguard Announcements
8:45 am
Your Three-Billion-Year-Old Low-Tech Clock
David Virshup, Co-director, Huntsman Cancer Institute Center for Children, University of Utah
9:15 am

The Brain Atlas
Allan Jones, Chief Scientific Officer, Allen Institute for Brain Science

9:45 am

What Comes after the Semiconductor Roadmap?
Eli Yablonovitch, Professor of Electrical Engineering, UCLA

10:15 am
What's New? Part VI
David Reed, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
10:22 am
10:52 am
What's New? Part VII
Doug Lenat, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
10:59 am
Wearable Physiological Monitors
Nuria Oliver, Researcher, Microsoft Research
11:29 am
Transforming Ocean and Earth Sciences with Distributed Submarine Sensor Networks Wired to Next-Generation Internet
John Delaney, Professor of Oceanography, University of Washington
12:14 pm
The Future(s) of Television
Curtis Wong, Principal Researcher and Group Manager, Next Media Research Group, Microsoft Research
12:44 pm
2:00 pm
Unleashing the Computer’s Potential for Communication
David Salesin, Principal Scientist, Advanced Technology Labs, Adobe Systems
2:45 pm
When is the Pen Mightier Than the Keyboard?
Andries van Dam, Professor of Technology and Education, Brown University
3:44 pm
What's New? Part VIII
Gordon Bell, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
Mike Hawley, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
3:44 pm
Conference Wrap-up
Bob Lucky, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
4:00 pm
Close of Conference
7:00 pm

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Thursday, December 7
7:15 am
Departure for Field Trip to Microsoft
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