CITRIS Silicon Valley Forum

We are pleased to announce the launch of the CITRIS Silicon Valley Forum 2018 where we will showcase our innovative, cross-disciplinary research.  Forums will be held the first Thursday of each month, starting March 1, to discuss emerging trends in high-impact technology from the source. Join us the first Thursday of each month, starting March 1, to discuss emerging trends in high-impact technology. We look forward to working with partners from industry and the public sector to create tangible social and economic benefit.

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Date Title Photo Speaker Time Location Sponsor
March 1 Fireside Chat with Tom Siebel:  AI and IoT at Industrial Scale Tom SiebelCostas Spanos Thomas M. Siebel (C3 IoT) & Costas Spanos (CITRIS) 4:00pm-6:00pm UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Campus CITRIS and the Banatao Institute Register
April 5 Robots on the Edge: Intelligent Machines, Industry 4.0, and Fog Robotics Ken GoldbergJuan Aparicio Ken Goldberg (UC Berkeley) & Juan Aparicio (Siemens) 11:30am-1:30pm UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Campus CITRIS and the Banatao Institute Register
May 3 Smart Energy Panel Sue Carter Ricardo SanFelice & Sue Carter (UC Santa Cruz) 11:30am-1:30pm UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Campus CITRIS and the Banatao Institute Registration open soon
June 7 Medical Robotics Panel Bahram Ravani Moderated by Bahram Ravani (UCD), with David Lindeman (CITRIS). Additional panelists to be announced. 11:30am-1:30pm UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Campus CITRIS and the Banatao Institute Registration open soon

The Silicon Valley Forum will continue in the fall, covering topics including health technology, agricultural technology, and the Maker Movement (dates TBA); and wrapping up for the year with a forecast on the future of work in the age of automation with former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm on December 6.  

Interested in sponsoring a CITRIS Silicon Valley Forum talk? Contact us by clicking here: Sponsor an event