2005 Technology Forum Schedule

Friday, October 07, 2005

8:30-9:00 a.m.
3-176 EE/CS
Registration
9:00-9:30 a.m.
3-180 EE/CS

Welcome

Dean Steve Crouch, IT
Prof. Vipin Kumar, Head

9:30 - 11:45 a.m.
2nd & 3rd floor Atrium EE/CS
Industrial and Research Exhibits
9:30 - 11:45 a.m.
3-180 EE/CS Building
Company Recruiting
Noon - 1:15 p.m.
McNamara Alumni
Center

Lunch

Distinguished Alumni Award: Don Krantz
Friends of the Department: Steve Piazza and Lori Dietrich

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
3-180 EE/CS

Keynote Address: "Enterprise Technology for the State of Minnesota"

Keynote Speaker:Gopal Khanna, CIO State of Minnesota

2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
3-180 EE/CS

Panel Discussion: "Computer Science and the Life Sciences: A Mutually Beneficial Partnership"

J. Srivastava, U of M - Panel Moderator

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
3-180 EE/CS

Panel Discussion: "Balancing Agility and Discipline: Is Traditional Software Development Going Extinct?"

Mats Heimdahl, U of M and Dick Hedger, Quality Software Technologies, Panel Moderators

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
2nd & 3rd floor Atrium EE/CS
Reception