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8:45-9:00
Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00-9:30
9:30-10:00
  • Susan Doniz, CIO, Qantas
  • Moderator: Martin Giles, CDT Senior Industry Fellow and San Francisco Bureau Chief, MIT Technology Review
10:00-10:30
  • Sarah Bond, General Manager of Gaming/Xbox, Microsoft
  • Moderator: Vijay Gurbaxani, Founding Director, Center for Digital Transformation
10:30-11:00
BREAK
11:00-11:35
  • João Barros, Founder & CEO, Veniam
  • Henry Bzeih, Managing Director, Connected & Mobility Division, KIA Motors America
  • Robert Houlihan, Chief Product Officer, Mercury Insurance
  • Moderator: Peter Marx, Advisory Board Member, Office of Extraordinary Innovation, LA Metro
11:35-12:10
  • Kiva Allgood, Chief Commercial Development Officer, GE Ventures
  • Rowan Chapman, Head of Innovation, Johnson & Johnson
  • Russ Garcia, CEO, Menlo Micro
  • Moderator: Martin Giles, CDT Senior Industry Fellow and San Francisco Bureau Chief, MIT Technology Review
12:10-1:20
LUNCH
1:20-1:55
  • Shabnam Jalakian, SVP & CISO, First American Financial
  • Ryan Permeh, Co-founder & Chief Scientist, Cylance
  • Scott Zogg, Chief Security Officer & Fellow, Rockwell Collins
  • Moderator: Bryan Cunningham, Executive Director, UCI Cybersecurity Policy and Research Institute (CPRI)
1:55-2:25
2:25-3:00
  • Kathy Misunas, Board Director, Tech Data Corporation and Boingo Wireless
  • Susan Swenson, Board Director, First Responders Network Authority and Harmonic
  • Dean Yoost, Board Director, MUFG Union Bank and Pacific Life Insurance Company
  • Moderator: Margarethe Wiersema, Dean’s Professor, Strategic Management, The Paul Merage School of Business
3:00-3:10
  • Mingdi Xin, Assistant Professor, Information Systems, Paul Merage School of Business, UC Irvine
3:10-3:40
BREAK and UCI Applied Innovation Technology Showcase in Huntington Room
3:40-4:15
  • Dr. Eugene Izhikevich, Co-founder, Chairman & CEO, Brain Corp
  • Robin Hensley, Vice President of Applications Development & Customer Engagement Technology, UPS
  • Nick Tran, Head of Social Media & Brand Culture, Samsung
  • Moderator: Martin Giles, CDT Senior Industry Fellow and San Francisco Bureau Chief, MIT Technology Review
4:15-4:45
4:45-5:20
5:20-5:25
Closing Remarks
5:25
Reception and UCI Applied Innovation Technology Showcase in Huntington Room