Agenda, Thursday and Friday, March 1-2, 2018

March 1st

The mayors of the City of San Diego and Ulsan Metropolitan City, the Vice Chancellor for Research of UC San Diego, and the President of UNIST, signed a Memorandum of Understanding at San Diego City Hall at 11:30am.

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March 2nd

A half-day international workshop and reception at The Alexandria At Torrey Pines from 1pm - 6pm.

Time Description Who
1:00-1:20pm Welcoming Remarks

Pradeep Khosla, Chancellor, UC San Diego 

Sandra A. Brown, Vice Chancellor for Research

Mooyoung Jung, President, UNIST 

1:20-1:25pm Introduction to STIP Sujit Dey, Director, Center for Wireless Communications, Director, Institute for the Global Entrepreneur, Professor, ECE, UC San Diego
1:25-1:45pm Transportation Challenges and Opportunities:  Views from Partner Cities

David Graham, Deputy Chief Operating Officer, City of San Diego

Minjoo Cho, Electronics Technology Institute, Ulsan Metropolitan City

  • C-ITS & Autonomous Driving
1:45-2:30pm

Mobility and Smart Infrastructure 

Moderator: Todd Hylton, UC San Diego

Matthew Cole, President, Cubic Transportation Systems

  • Are We There Yet? Imagining the Future of Transportation in Cities

Austin Ashe, General Manager, GE Intelligent Cities 

  • Smart City. Bright Future.  Leverage Existing Infrastructure of Economic Growth

Sanjiv Nanda, Vice President Technology, Qualcomm

  • Infrastructure Support for Automotive Safety and Autonomy
2:30-3:10pm

Electrified Smart Transportation

Moderator: Chris Mi, SDSU

Chris Mi, Professor and Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Director DOE GATE Center for Electric Drive Transportation, San Diego State University

  • Opportunities and Challenges in Electrified Smart Transportation

Masanori Ishigaki, Research Leader, Toyota Central R & D Labs, Inc.

  • Four Emerging Technologies for Vehicle Electrification

Menyang Zhang, Chief Technology Officer, Nanjing Golden Dragon Bus Manufacturing

  • Electric Buses in China, 2018 Perspective

John H. Holmes, Industry Alliance Officer-Energy, Research Affairs, UC San Diego

  • TRACTION: Intelligence in Electrified Transportation
3:10-3:25pm Break  
3:25-3:30pm Welcoming Remarks

Albert Pisano, Dean, Jacobs School of Engineering, UC San Diego

3:30-4:20pm

Research Directions in Smart Transportation

 

 

Henrik Christensen, Director, Contextual Robotics Institute, Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, UC San Diego 

  • Key Challenges in Deployment of Autonomous Vehicles

Mohan Trivedi, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC San Diego

  • Human Centered Autonomous Driving and ITS Research Highlights in 11 Minutes

Jae Young Sim, Associate Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UNIST

  • Visual Information Enhancement for Smart Transportation

Hyoil Kim, Associate Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UNIST

  • Ultra-Low Latency Communication Infrastructure for Smart Transportation

Marco Gruteser, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers University

  • Rich Road Data Sharing for Dependable and Efficient Automated Driving
4:20-5:00pm

Panel:  Insights and Trends in Intelligent Transportation Systems

Moderator: Naresh Soni, Tsunami VR

Sanjit Dang, Investment Director, Intel Capital

Barbara Bry, Council President Pro Tem, City of San Diego

Paul Roben, Associate Vice Chancellor, Innovation & Commercialization, UC San Diego

Yunwoo Jeong, Associate Professor, School of Design & Human Factor Engineering, UNIST

Daniel Obodovski, Founder & CEO, The Silent Intelligence

5:00-5:15pm STIP Planning Discussions   
5:15-6:00pm Cocktail Reception