Tentative Agenda

Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Day  1 Winter Activities, Dinner Banquet & Evening Keynote
7:00am Early Bus Departs MIT, 60 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
10:00am - 4:00pm            

Winter Activities, Bretton Woods, NH
*Arrive at pick-up area to take bus and collect luggage by 3:45pm

12:00pm Late Bus Departs MIT, 60 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
3:00pm - 5:00pm Check-in & Registration, Great Hall
*Rooms available after 4pm
5:00pm - 6:00pm Welcome Reception, Conservatory
6:00pm - 6:30pm Opening Remarks, Grand Ballroom
6:30pm - 7:30pm Dinner Banquet and Team Building Activity, Grand Ballroom
7:30pm - 8:45pm

Evening Keynote, Grand Ballroom

  • Ted Letavic, "40 Years of Innovation: What has Changed?"
    Corporate Fellow and Senior Vice President of Technology Innovation at GlobalFoundries
8:45pm - 9:00pm Group Photo, Grand Ballroom
9:00pm - 12:00am Evening Activities, Presidential Ballroom, Washington, Jefferson, and Reagan Rooms
9:00pm - 11:45pm Pitch Practice and AV Check, Grand Ballroom


Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Day 2 Panel Discussions, Research Symposia & Poster Sessions
7:00am - 9:00am Mentorship & Diversity Breakfast, Main Dining Room
9:00am - 9:15am Opening Remarks, Presidential Ballroom
9:15am - 9:30am

MIG/MAP Pitches, Presidential Ballroom

9:30am - 10:15am

Panel 1, Presidential Ballroom

  • Michael Haverty, Director and Distinguished Member of Technical Staff at Applied Materials
  • Dirk Pfeiffer, Director of the Microelectronics Research Laboratory (MRL) at the IBM TJ Watson Research Center
  • Michael Perrott, Texas Instruments

  • Fredrik Dahlgren, Head of Device Platform Research at Ericsson Research

10:10am - 10:40am Morning Refreshments, Presidential Foyer
10:20am - 11:00am

Poster Pitches (Session 1), Presidential Ballroom

11:00am - 12:00pm

Poster Session 1, Grand Ballroom

12:00pm - 2:00pm MIG/MAP Networking Lunch, Main Dining Room
2:00pm - 2:45pm

Panel 2, Presidential Ballroom

  • Paul Ferguson, leader of advanced power architectures team in the CTO office at Analog Devices
  • Erika Bechtold, VP of US Operations at Upnano
  • Esther Jeng, senior manager of open innovation in the Office of the CTO at Lam Research
  • Ionut Radu, Senior Director of Innovation at Soitec
2:45pm - 3:20pm

Poster Pitches (Session 2), Presidential Ballroom

3:20pm - 4:20pm

Poster Session 2, Grand Ballroom

3:20pm - 4:20pm Afternoon Refreshments, Grand Ballroom Lobby
4:30pm - 5:00pm Closing Ceremony, Presidential Ballroom
5:30pm Buses Depart to MIT, Hotel Main Entrance