FHE & Sensors in the Automotive Industry & Related Transportation Markets

Summary  |  Fees 

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Agenda | Exhibition | Tour 
 
September 12 - 13, 2017

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel
Downtown Detroit - Fort Shelby 
525 West Lafayette Blvd
Detroit, Michigan 48226


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Flexible Hybrid Electronics and Sensors in the Automotive Industry

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Summary

Nascent Flexible Hybrid Electronics-based products (FHE) offer important potential to supplement advancements in this market and also to provide technological solutions for new use-cases to enhance safety, capability, and user-experience across the commercial automobile and military ground vehicles. Flexible, conformable electronic systems that merge high performance with the efficiency of printed electronics offer breakthrough capabilities in controls, lighting, sensors, displays, wiring, structural components, and logic beyond today’s state-of-the-art electronic components. Also, the continued proliferation of sensors in automotive technology is enabling new applications that will transform the world’s transportation capabilities.  

Join FlexTech and our partners as we explore future electronics challenges in automotive technology and present revolutionary solutions enabled by FHE and sensors.

Who Should Attend

Design, R&D, OEMs and Tier suppliers from across the automotive industry and flexible electronics industry.

Agenda

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

 

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tour # 1
Ford Rouge Factory Tour

 

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Tour # 2
TBA

 

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Networking Dinner 

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 

Breakfast will be available at 7:30 AM

       

 

 

Morning Speakers

 

 

 

 

Melissa Grupen-Shemansky
CTO 
SEMI I FlexTech

 

Welcome & Opening Remarks

 

 

Jeffrey Hannah
Director, North America
SBD Automotive

 

Electronics in the Transportation Sector

 

 

Hossein Dadkhah
Manager, Electrified Powertrain, Electric Motors & Drive Units
Fiat-Chrysler Group LLC

 

Evolution of Traction Motors and Electrification

 

 

Scott Miller
Director of Strategic Programs
NextFlex

 

FHE and the Transportation Sector - Technology Roadmap

  

Mark Litecky
VP, Sales & Marketing
Interlink Electronics

 

Current and Future Flexible Hybrid Electronics Solutions for the Automotive Industry

  

Pradeep Lall, Ph.D., M.B.A., ASME Fellow, IEEE Fellow
Director of the NSF-Center for Advanced Vehicle Electronics
Auburn University

 

Automotive Electronics in Extreme Environments

  

Frank Bertini
UAV and Robotics Business Manager
Velodyne LiDAR

 

The State of Solid-State 3D LiDAR

 

Lunch will be provided

 

Afternoon Speakers

 

 

 

 

Jean-Luc Pelissier
CEO
Universal Instruments

 

Automotive FHE Assembly Challenges and Solutions: Pathways to Maximize ROI

 

 

John Crumpton
Technical Specialist
DuPont Photovoltaics & Advanced Materials

 

In-Mold Electronic Technology

 

 

Alan Greszler
CTO
Lumitex

 

Printed Lighting Applications for the Automotive Industry

 

 

Bahman Taheri
CEO
Alpha Micron

 

Next Generation of Electronic Tint-on-Demand for Automotive Glazing Applications

 

 

Manos M. Tentzeris
Professor, Ken Byers Professor in Flexible Electronics
Georgia Institute of Technology

 

3D-/4D-/Inkjet-Printed Flexible RF Sensors and Modules for Smart Automotive Applications

 

 

Melissa Grupen-Shemansky
CTO
SEMI I FlexTech

 

Closing Remarks

Thursday, September 14, 2017 (OPTIONAL)

Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo & Conference
Novi, Michigan
Free-To-Attend Exhibition

 

Fees
 

Registration Now OPEN!

Members (SEMI, NextFlex and/or OE-A)

$149

Military & Government 

$149

Non-Member 

$349

Networking Dinner 

$65

Tour #1: Ford Rouge Factory Tour

$22.25

Table Top Exhibitor

$250 + Workshop Fee

 

EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION


Exhibition

Founded in 1983 and based in Silicon Valley, Velodyne LiDAR, Inc. is a technology company known worldwide for its real-time LiDAR sensors. The company evolved after founder/inventor David Hall developed the HDL-64 Solid-State Hybrid LiDAR sensor in 2005. Since then, Velodyne LiDAR has emerged as the leading developer, manufacturer, and supplier of 3D real-time perception systems used in a variety of commercial applications including autonomous vehicles, vehicle safety systems, 3D mobile mapping, 3D aerial mapping, and security.

NovaCentrix offers industry leading photonic curing tools, conductive inks, and expertise enabling production of next generation printed electronic devices – some already on the market. PulseForge® tools utilize photonic curing, a technology that dries, sinters, and anneals functional inks in milliseconds on low-temperature, flexible substrates. PulseForge tools can save time and money, and enable new types of products in automotive applications.

NovaCentrix partners with you to take ideas from inception to full production. Our PulseForge tools continue to revolutionize the printed electronics industry through photonic curing, enabling product innovators and manufacturers the option of flexible, low cost substrates and functionality.


Venue

DoubleTree - Downtown Detroit - Fort Shelby
Crystal Ballroom

525 West Lafayette Blvd
Detroit, Michigan 48226

 

Hotel
Reserve your room before August 22nd to receive the rate of $169/night.

DoubleTree - Downtown Detroit - Fort Shelby
525 West Lafayette Blvd
Detroit, Michigan 48226
USA
Tel: +1-313-963-5600

This historic DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby offers modern all-suite accommodations in the heart of the city. Having recently undergone major refurbishment, our large suites average over 650 sq. ft. and offer more space than many other hotels in Detroit. With complimentary internet access and complimentary shuttle, DoubleTree will keep you connected online and around town.

Our Detroit hotel's accommodations offer more space for rest, work and play. Enjoy comfortable amenities and modern technology. Each suite has complimentary internet access, allowing you to stay connected during your stay. Host a diverse range of events for up to 300 guests in our extensive and versatile meeting space. This hotel is the only IACC-certified conference center in the city.

Experience local favorites in an upscale atmosphere at Motor City Kitchen or join us in the Motor City Kitchen RoundBar. Located on the street corner, the RoundBar is an energetic, downtown bar offering a variety of menu items, drink specials and entertainment. The RoundBar is a great place to meet before the game or show. Sip an aromatic cup of coffee at the Motor City Market while taking advantage of the complimentary WiFi. We also offer a fully equipped fitness center featuring the latest in cardio and strength equipment.

Mention "SEMI Meeting" if you're booking on the phone to get the special rate. 

 

Tours

Tour #1

Ford Rouge Factory Tour
20900 Oakwood Blvd.
Dearborn, MI 48124

Guided tour includes a real-life truck plant to viewing the “Living Roof," and two theater experiences, you'll enjoy some eye-opening encounters with technology of today while learning about the world-changing past. (Tours begin with a 15-minute bus ride from The Henry Ford to the Ford Rouge Factory Tour Visitor Center. Buses depart from the circle drive in front of Henry Ford Museum and leave regularly throughout the day.  Attendees will meet at 1:00 PM.)

 

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