Google, Intel, Unilever & Nuon Solar Car to Launch the IDTechEx Show! | IDTechEx Research Article
Cornerstone presentations at North America's largest event on emerging technologies cover how new technologies are addressing world's biggest needs
Nov 02, 2016 Raghu Das
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 2, 2016 - Google, Intel, Unilever and the Nuon Solar Car team will deliver cornerstone presentations at the IDTechEx Show! , Nov. 16-17 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. In addition to these opening four presentations, more than 200 speakers will weigh in on the most exciting science-based innovations, many of which will disrupt the healthcare, transportation, consumer electronics, retail and energy industries.
Technologies will include structural electronics, energy independent vehicles, smart packaging, wearable technology and 3D imaging.
Heidi Dohse, Sr.Program Manager at Google will provide insight into the patient experience using wearable technology.
"The IDTechEx event is amazing and for me, it is like being a kid in a candy store of innovation," notes Dohse. "I also look forward to hearing presentations from leaders in the fields of Internet of Things, sensors and wearables. I know that I will be inspired by what I see at the exhibit hall."
Presenting next is John Snow, Global Customer Packaging Manager at Unilever.
"The event is going to allow us to share our sustainable living plan with so many innovative individuals and companies that it is bound to lead to idea and solution alignments that we can use to shape a better future," reports Jon. "With two billion people using our products every day we want people to think about our products, packaging, our distribution networks and our global reach as a sort of carpool and an opportunity to hitch a ride to deliver more value, health and well-being benefits and improved life enabling solutions to our consumers and customers globally."
Dr. Achin Bhowmik, VP & GM of Perceptual Computing at Intel, will present on "Adding Human-Like Sensing To Devices With 3D Imaging Technology." Applicable to 3D printing, augmented reality, autonomous vehicles and much more, the presentation will explore 3D imaging innovations and use cases.
Wrapping up the cornerstone session, Winnifred Noorlander of the Nuon Solar team will present the "Solar Car: Together We Power The Future". The solar powered vehicle will be exclusively unveiled at the IDTechEx Show!, appearing for the first time in North America.