Agenda

The Diamond Jubilee Faculty Alumni Network (FAN) Symposium (US)

Date: Saturday, 13th October 2018

Venue: The Koret Taube Conference Center, SIEPR, John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building,
366 Galvez St, Stanford, CA 94305


Program Schedule Overview:

13th Oct 2018
7:30 am – 8:30 amBreakfast
8:30 am - 9:00 amRegistration and Networking
9:00 am – 9:10 am

Welcome Address by Prof. Devang Khakhar, Director, IIT Bombay

9:10 am – 9:15 am

Genesis and purpose of FAN and the journey till date by Prof. Krishna Kaliappan, Dean of Faculty Affairs, IIT Bombay

9:15 am – 10:00 amKeynote Speaker:  Dr. Mark R. Cullen, Director, Center for Population
Health Sciences, Senior Associate Dean for Research, Professor of Medicine (primary care and population health) of biomedical data science, of HRP (Epidemiology) and senior fellow at SIEPR
10:00 am – 10:15 amShort speech by Prof. Ashwin Gumaste, Institute Chair Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay
10:15-10:30Tea Break
Parallel breakout sessions from 10:30 am – 12:45 pm
  • Plenary (breakout) Session I – Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (The Koret Taube Conference Center - Room 130)

  • Plenary (breakout) Session II – Environmental Science & Technology for transitioning to Sustainability (Room 120)

  • Plenary (breakout) Session III – Towards Inclusive Healthcare (Studio Space, Stanford Byers Center for BioDesign)

12:45 pm – 1:45 pmNetworking Lunch Break
Parallel breakout sessions from 1:45 pm – 3:45 pm
  • Plenary (breakout) Session I (Cont.) – Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (Room 130)

  • Plenary (breakout) Session IV - Energy (Room 120)

  • Plenary (breakout) Session V – Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

    (Studio Space, Stanford Byers Center for BioDesign)

3:45 pm – 4:00 pmTea Break
4:00 pm – 4:30 pmYoung Researchers Open House
4:30 pm – 5:30 pmHigh Tea
4:30 pm – 5:30 pmSummarization of plenary session by conveners, concluding remarks by Prof. Krishna Kaliappan, Dean of Faculty Affairs, IIT Bombay and Vote of Thanks by Prof. Suhas Joshi, Dean of Alumni and Corporate Relations, IIT Bombay