2013 NAE Annual Meeting

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October
06
2013
to
October
07
2013
October 06, 2015 AT 07:54 AM
2101 Constitution Ave., NW Washington DC
Schedule
Sunday, Oct 06, 2013
  • 10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
    Registration
  • 10:30 AM To 12:00 PM
    Member Brunch
  • 10:31 AM To 12:00 PM
    Estate Planning Seminar (with brunch)
  • 12:00 PM To 05:30 PM
    Public Program
  • 05:30 PM To 06:30 PM
    Reception
  • 06:30 PM To 09:00 PM
    Reception and Dinner for the Golden Bridge Society (by invitation)
Monday, Oct 07, 2013
  • 07:00 AM To 02:00 PM
    Registration
  • 07:01 AM To 08:30 AM
    Continental Breakfast
  • 08:30 AM To 09:30 AM
    NAE Business Session (members only)
  • 09:30 AM To 12:30 PM
    Forum: Importance of Engineering Talent to the Prosperity and Security of the Nation
  • 12:30 PM To 01:30 PM
    Lunch
  • 12:30 PM To 01:30 PM
    Testifying Before Congress: A Tutorial
  • 02:00 PM To 05:00 PM
    Section Meetings
    Held in both the NAS Building and the Keck Center
  • 06:30 PM To 07:30 PM
    Reception
    JW Marriott Hotel
  • 07:30 PM To 12:00 AM
    Dinner and Dancing
    JW Marriott Hotel
Speakers
  • Amy Kaleita
    Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University

    Amy Kaleita is an associate professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering at Iowa State University. She teaches courses in programming, numerical methods in agricultural engineering, and soil and water conservation. Her research is in the area of information technology for precision conservation. The natural environment is highly spatially ...

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  • Christopher Geyer
    Chief Scientist, BAE Systems

    Christopher Geyer is chief scientist at BAE Systems in Burlington, Massachusetts. Previously, he led research and development in perception for unmanned systems at iRobot Corporation. His interests include computer vision, robotics, human machine interaction and robot autonomy, and perception for unmanned vehicles in the air, on the ground, and ...

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  • William F. Banholzer
    Chief Technology Officer, New Business Development and Executive Vice President, The Dow Chemical Company

    William F. Banholzer is an executive vice president leading Dow Chemical Company’s Venture Capital, New Business Development, and Licensing activities, and is also Dow’s chief technology officer. He chairs the company’s Innovation and New Business Development Committee, which oversees investments in new technologies and major ...

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  • Marie C. Thursby
    Regents’ Professor and Hal and John Smith Chair in Entrepreneurship Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology

    Marie Thursby is a Regents’ Professor and holds the Hal and John Smith Chair in Entrepreneurship at the Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology. She has been a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research since 1987.

    She is the founding director of the nationally acclaimed program Technological ...

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  • David Baggett
    Founder, Arcode

    David Baggett graduated magna cum laude with a BS/BA in computer science and linguistics from the University of Maryland in 1992, when he also received the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Physical Sciences (CMPS) Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence. As an undergraduate, he worked extensively with Bill Pugh and Bill Gasarch in the ...

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At-a-Glance

Sunday, October 6, the day begins with a brunch followed by the public program at noon. Remarks by NAE Chair Charles O. Holliday Jr. open the meeting, followed by the President’s address, and then the Induction Ceremony for the 69 new members and 11 foreign members who were elected in February 2013. The public program will continue with the presentation of the Simon Ramo Founders Award, the Arthur M. Bueche Award, and the Bernard M. Gordon Prize Lecture. After a short break, the afternoon program will continue with the Gilbreth Lectures, supported by the Armstrong Endowment for Young Engineers, and conclude with remarks by a distinguished guest speaker, Mitchell E. Daniels Jr.

Monday, October 7, the NAE Business Session will be held at the NAS Building, followed by The Forum: Importance of Engineering Talent to the Prosperity and Security of the Nation. After lunch, the afternoon will be devoted to NAE section meetings. Some meetings will be held in the NAS Building and others in the Keck Center.

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