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Tuesday, 01 Apr 2014

 

Opening Session

Internet of Things

Printed Electronics

Graphene LIVE! & Supercapacitors

 Opening Keynotes   
08:40IDTechEx
Energy Harvesting: Enabling Technologies for The Internet of Things
Dr Harry Zervos, Senior Technology Analyst
IDTechEx
United States
   
09:00IBM Software Group
The Internet of Things in Practice
Mr Peter Niblett, Senior Technical Staff Member
IBM Software Group
United Kingdom
   
09:50Intel
The 4th Industrial Revolution
Elaine Cook, Strategic Marketing Director
Intel
   
10:15ABB
Benefits of Energy Harvesting for Reliable Wireless Networks in the Process Industry
Dr Kai Koenig, Scientist
ABB
Germany
   
10:40Break   
11:20Disney Research, Pittsburgh
Paper Generators: Harvesting Energy from Touching, Rubbing and Sliding
Dr Emre Karagozler, Post-Doctoral Researcher
Disney Research, Pittsburgh
United States
   
11:45EnOcean GmbH
Energy-Harvesting Wireless Sensor Nodes Enabling an Internet of Things
Mr Frank Schmidt, CTO and Founder
EnOcean GmbH
Germany
   
12:10Analog Devices & SolarPrint
A Highly Efficient, Self-Sustaining System Solution for PV Energy Harvesting
Mr Brendan Daly, System Applications Engineer
Analog Devices & SolarPrint
Ireland
   
12:35Award Presentations   
13:00LunchLunchLunchLunch
 Piezoelectric Energy HarvestingThe Low Power Ubiquitous IC RevolutionOrganic PhotovoltaicsSupercapacitors Keynotes: Applications in Transport & Electronics
14:30Algra AG
Dynapic® Wireless: The Slim, Self-Powered Wireless Switch
Mr Sven Mumenthaler, Head of R&D
Algra AG
Switzerland
ARM Germany GmbH
Big Data Begins with Little Data, Internet of Things
Mr Juergen Jagst, Segment Specialist Automotive Systems
ARM Germany GmbH
Germany
Heliatek GmbH
Organic Solar Films for Active Integrated BiPV Materials
Mr Aron Guttowski, Product Development Engineer
Heliatek GmbH
Germany
IDTechEx
Can Supercapacitors Replace Batteries?
Mr Franco Gonzalez, Technology Analyst
IDTechEx
United Kingdom
14:35   University of Cambridge
Development of Flexible Printed Circuit Embedded Supercapacitors - Examples for Consumer Electronic Applications
Dr Pritesh Hiralal, Research Associate
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
14:55Grenoble Institute of Technology
PiezoNEMS: From Single Piezoelectric Nanowire to Nanogenerators, Towards Autonomous Nanosystems
Prof Laurent Montes, Professor & Project Manager MicroNanotechnologies
Grenoble Institute of Technology
France
 Eight19
Organic Photovoltaics for Energy Harvesting and Off-Grid Markets
Mr Chris Rider, VP Business Development
Eight19
United Kingdom
Imperial College London
Supercapacitors as Fuel Cell Life Extenders
Dr Billy Wu, PhD Research Postgraduate
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
15:20MicroGen Systems
Powering 'Internet of Things' Applications with Micro-Scale Energy Harvesting
Dr Kathleen Vaeth, VP Engineering
MicroGen Systems
United States
Atmel Corporation
The Next Evolution Of Wireless Connectivity To Meet IoT Requirements
Mr Kaivan Karimi, Vice President & GM
Atmel Corporation
United States
DisaSolar
Custom Made Organic Solar Modules by Inkjet
Jennifer Aflalo, Process and Material Team Leader
DisaSolar
France
The Graphene Opportunity in Supercapacitors
15:45Arveni
Possible Breakthrough in Home Automation
Mr Jean-Frederic Martin, CEO & Founder
Arveni
France
DecaWave
Tackling the Challenges of Accuracy, Reliability, Range and Density in RTLS Systems Thanks to UWB Technology
Mr Mickael Viot, Marketing Manager
DecaWave
France
Solliance
Towards Low-Cost, Efficient and Stable OPV Modules for Various Applications
Dr Ronn Andriessen, Program Manager
Solliance
Netherlands
THALES Research and Technology
Supercapacitors Based on Mixtures of Graphite/Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes
Dr Paolo Bondavalli, Head Of Nanomaterials Group
THALES Research and Technology
France
16:10BreakBreakBreakBreak
 Energy StorageIoT Systems & Platforms: How We Are Going To Make Money  
16:45Applied Materials
Solid State Thin Film Batteries for Internet of Things
Mr Bharat Ramakrishnan, Mgr New Business Development
Applied Materials
United States
Cisco Systems
Scaling the Internet of Things (IoT)
Mr Rafael Maranon-Abreu, Product Manager
Cisco Systems
United States
Merck KGaA
High Performance Active Materials for the Next Generation of Photovoltaics
Mr Ronny Vaanholt, Business Development Manager
Merck KGaA
Germany
Graphenea
Graphene Market Opportunities in Energy Storage Applications
Mr Jesus de La Fuente, CEO
Graphenea
Spain
   DSSC Photovoltaics 
17:10Fraunhofer IZM
Direct integration Lithium Micro Batteries for Highly Miniaturized Electronic Systems
Dr Robert Hahn, Head of Micro Energy Systems Group
Fraunhofer IZM
Germany
Deutsche Telekom, Inc.
Driving the M2M business - New business opportunities through innovation and partnerships
Mr Markus Breitbach, VP Global Sales and Marketing
Deutsche Telekom, Inc.
United States
Dyesol
Dyesol, DSC and Silver inks
Dr Luca Sorbello, Sales and Marketing Manager
Dyesol
Italy
Graphene Batteries AS
The Role of Graphene in Batteries and Super-Capacitors
Dr Rune Wendelbo, CTO
Graphene Batteries AS
Norway
17:35 Gemalto
Enabling a Secure Connected World - Building Blocks for a Successful M2M Application
Mr Andreas Haegele, VP Portfolio M2M
Gemalto
Germany
 OCSiAL
Cost Effective Production and Applications of Carbon Nanotubes
Mr Levan Tatunashvili,
OCSiAL
18:00Day 1 EndsDay 1 EndsDay 1 EndsDay 1 Ends

Wednesday, 02 Apr 2014

 

Energy Harvesting

Internet of Things

Supercapacitors

Printed Electronics

 Solar Energy HarvestingApplications & Case Studies of the Internet of ThingsNew Supercapacitor Developments 
09:00G24 Power Ltd
Driving the Desirability of Dye Sensitised Solar Cells
Dr Mark Spratt, Technology Officer
G24 Power Ltd
United Kingdom
Volvo Cars Corporation
RFID in Automotive Industry - One Unique Solution at Volvo Cars
Mr Yvan Jacquet, Project Manager - Data & Rfid
Volvo Cars Corporation
Belgium
Hutchinson SA
Safe Inorganic Based Supercapacitors
Dr David Ayme-Perrot, E-Green Project Manager
Hutchinson SA
France
 
 Wireless Power   
09:25WiTricity Corporation
No Wires, No Batteries: Wireless Power Over Distance
Mr David Schatz, Vice President of Sales & Business Development
WiTricity Corporation
United States
Ubisense AG
RTLS as Key Enabling Technology for the Internet of Things in Smart Factories: Real-Life Examples
Dr Andreas Schuerzinger, Senior Technical Consultant
Ubisense AG
Germany
CAP-XX Ltd
Latest Supercapacitors Developments
Mr Anthony Kongats, CEO
CAP-XX Ltd
Australia
 
09:50Imperial College London
Wireless Power: Mid-Range Inductive Charging and RF Harvesting
Dr David Yates,
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
TRW Conekt
Roadside Monitoring System - the Intelligent Crash Barrier
Mr Roger J Hazelden, Technology Leader, Sensors & Optoelectronics
TRW Conekt
United Kingdom
Skeleton Technologies OU
European Production of High Power, Low Resistance Supercapacitors
Mr Taavi Madiberk, CEO
Skeleton Technologies OU
Estonia
 
 Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting   
10:15KELK
Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting for Industrial Waste Heat Recovery
Dr Hirokuni Hachiuma, General Manager
KELK
Japan
Wearable Technologies AG
Connected Body - Connected Life
Mr Harry Strasser, Managing Partner
Wearable Technologies AG
Germany
JSR Micro N.V
Progress in Lithium Ion Capacitor: ULTIMO
Mr Dimitri Louis, Regional Sales Energy & Precision Materials
JSR Micro N.V
Belgium
 
10:40BreakBreakBreakBreak
    Wearable Technology
11:15Marlow Industries
Thermal Energy Harvesting Applications Update - Seven Years of Volume Production + Advanced System Design Trials
Mr Stefan Ikelman, Market Manager
Marlow Industries
United States
Perytons
Central Monitoring and Troubleshooting of IoT Networks - Meeting the SLA Challenge
Mr Rubi Elbirt, VP Business Development and International Sales
Perytons
Israel
Yunasko
Achievements and Perspectives of Supercapacitor Technology
Dr Natalia Stryzhakova, Deputy R&D Director of Yunasko Ukraine
Yunasko
Ukraine
Clothing+
Textile Integrated Printed Electronics
Mr Akseli Reho, CEO
Clothing+
Finland
11:40GMZ Energy
Energy Harvesting using Solid State Thermoelectric High Temperature Power Generation Modules
Ms Cheryl Diuguid, CEO
GMZ Energy
United States
CSEM
Real-time Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks for Satellite and Spacecraft Applications
Dr Philippe Dallemagne, Deputy Section Head
CSEM
Switzerland
UC Davis
Testing of Supercapacitors and the Effect of Test Procedures on the Results - Capacitance, Resistance, and Energy Density
Dr Andrew Burke, Research Engineer, Inst. of Transportation Studies
UC Davis
United States
Ohmatex ApS
Power in Fibre Form: the Development and Application of Solar Cells and Storage in Textiles
Mr Christian Dalsgaard, Founder - Advice & Development
Ohmatex ApS
Denmark
  Integrated Circuits & Power Management  
12:05RGS Development BV
Harvesting of Energy through Affordable Manufacturing of Thermoelectric Materials
Mr Maarten den Heijer, CEO
RGS Development BV
Netherlands
Texas Instruments Incorporated
Harnessing free Energy: Ultra-low Power Energy Harvesting Circuits for Smart-Buildings, Wearable Devices, and Factory Automation
Mr Niranjan Pathare, Sr Marketing Manager
Texas Instruments Incorporated
United States
Poznan University of Technology
A New Generation of High Energy Carbon/Carbon Supercapacitors in Environment Friendly Electrolytes
Prof Francois Beguin,
Poznan University of Technology
Poland
Flextronics/Multek
Printed Electronics Use in Wearable Products
Dr Joan Vrtis, Sr. Director, Interconnect Technology Center
Flextronics/Multek
United States
   Material Developments for Supercapacitors 
12:30University of Glasgow
SiGe Microfabricated Thermoelectric Materials, Devices and Generators
Prof Douglas Paul, Director of the James Watt Nanofabrication Centre
University of Glasgow
United Kingdom
Spansion
Realization of Batteryless Solutions with Spansion Energy Harvesting PMIC
Mr Wolf Fronauer, Industrial Marketing & Application Manager
Spansion
Germany
Westfaelische Wilhelm Universitaet Muenster
Natural Cellulose: A Green Alternative Binder for High Voltage Electrochemical Double Layer Capacitors
Dr Alberto Varzi, Post - Doctoral Fellow
Westfaelische Wilhelm Universitaet Muenster
Germany
 
12:55LunchLunchLunch 
 Smart Glass   
14:05Research Frontiers Incorporated
[KEYNOTE PRESENTATION] SPD-SmartGlass: It is Everywhere You Look
Mr Joseph Harary, CEO
Research Frontiers Incorporated
United States
Fraunhofer IIS
Maximizing Power Output of Energy Harvesting Systems with Optimized Power Management
Mr Henrik Zessin, Project Manager
Fraunhofer IIS
Germany
Instituto Nacional del Carbon - CSIC
Carbons in Supercapacitors: Characteristics and Performance
Teresa A Centeno, Senior Researcher
Instituto Nacional del Carbon - CSIC
Spain
 
14:30Arup Deutschland GmbH
SolarLeaf - Energy Harvesting and Bio-Adaptive Shading
Dr Jan Wurm, Associate Director | Materials Consulting
Arup Deutschland GmbH
Germany
Microdul AG
The Advantages of Using an ASIC in Energy Harvesting
Dr Phil Poole, Director Semiconductors
Microdul AG
Switzerland
Dreamweaver Europe
Very Thin Nanofiber Based Separators with Low ESR for Supercapacitors
Mr Jan Averes, General Manager
Dreamweaver Europe
Netherlands
 
  New Technologies Enabling the Internet of ThingsManufacturing & Testing Supercapacitors 
14:55Argil Inc
Printed Electrochromic Film for Architectural and Automotive Applications
Dr Damoder Reddy, Founder & CEO
Argil Inc
United States
EPIC-Semiconductors
EPIC's Battery-Free SensingDecals and SmartLogos: IoT for the impossible!
Mr Wolfgang Richter,
EPIC-Semiconductors
Canada
Enerize Corporation
Non-Destructive Methods & Devices for Testing Next Generation Batteries and Super Capacitors During Development and Production, Ensuring Safety & Reliability
Dr Elena Shembel, President
Enerize Corporation
United States
 
15:20Scienstry
New Applications of 3G Switchable Film Face Huge Markets
Dr Jenson Wang, CEO
Scienstry
United States
Zoho Corp
Smartphone Innovation to Complement M2M
Mr Sudhakar S Marthi, Vice President Global Business Development
Zoho Corp
India
VTT
Printed Supercapacitors: Manufacturing, Electrical Properties and Life-Time
Mr Jari Keskinen, Senior Research Scientist
VTT
Finland
 
  The Standards Dispute  
15:45Gesimat
Switchable Sun Protection Glazing: Technologies, Construction And Performances
Dr Alexander Kraft, Authorised Officer
Gesimat
Germany
NEC
Standards are Slow, but not Stupid - What you may Expect from the oneM2M Global Initiative on M2M Standardization
Dr Joerg Swetina,
NEC
Germany
IDTechEx
Progress in Supercapacitor Development
Mr Franco Gonzalez, Technology Analyst
IDTechEx
United Kingdom
 
16:10BreakBreakBreak 
16:40Philips Research
Novel Concept for Smart Windows
Dr Kars-Michiel H Lenssen, Director /Principal Scientist
Philips Research
Netherlands
Undercurrent
Standards are Stupid: Why You Should Stop Waiting, and Just Ship Something
Mr Jordan Husney, Strategy Director
Undercurrent
United States
Supercapacitor Track Ends 
 The Future   
17:05Robert Bosch GmbH
Autonomous Sensors
Dr Tjalf Pirk, Corporate Research
Robert Bosch GmbH
Germany
   
17:30IDTechEx
How Passive RFID is Enabling the Internet of Things
Mr Raghu Das, CEO
IDTechEx
United Kingdom
   
17:55Day 2 EndsDay 2 Ends  
 
 

Wednesday April 02, 2014

The Future (17:05 - 17:55)

17:05 - 17:30 "Autonomous Sensors"
• MEMS Sensors: From Automotive to Autonomous
• Energy Considerations within the Autonomous Sensor
 
17:30 - 17:55 "How Passive RFID is Enabling the Internet of Things"
 
 
17:55 Day 2 Ends