RESEARCH REVIEW MORNING PLENARY SESSION

Held in Conjunction with the
National Academy of Engineering Western Regional Meeting
UCSD - Price Center Theater
Friday, February 22, 2002


7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast at the Price Center Theater
 
8:30 a.m. - 8:40 a.m. Welcome
Robert W. Conn
Dean, Jacobs School of Engineering
 
FEATURED SPEAKERS
 
8:40 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

 

Some Musings on the State of Cyber Security

Wm. A. Wulf
President, National Academy of Engineering
 
9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.

 

Homeland Security: 9/11 and Beyond

David Kay
Senior Vice President, Science Application International Corporation (SAIC)
 
9:20 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Sensor Networks for Environmental Monitoring:
Opportunities and Challenges


Deborah Estrin
Professor, Computer Science Department;
Director, Laboratory for Embedded Collaborative Systems (LECS), UCLA
 
9:40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

 

Building the Navy's Global Network

Rear Admiral Kenneth D. Slaght
Commander, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
 
10:00 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.

 

Distributed Smart Sensor Networks:
Technologies for Design and Implementation


Larry Smarr
Professor of Computer Science & Engineering,
Cal-(IT)² Director, UCSD
 
10:20 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Questions and Answers
 
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. BREAK
 
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

 

Bringing the Information Superhighway to the Dirt Road and the High Seas

John Orcutt
Professor, Geophysics,
Director, Institutes of Geophysics/Planetary Physics,
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD
 
11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

 

Adaptive Wireless Sensor System-on-Chips

Sujit Dey
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering,UCSD
 
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

 

Technical Challenges in the Response to Bioterrorism

Mike Heller
Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical & Computer Engineering, UCSD
 
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

From Sensors to Supercomputers:
Building a National Information Infrastructure


Francine Berman
Professor of Computer Science & Engineering,
Director of San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD
 
GUEST APPEARANCE
 
12:00 p.m. - 12:20 p.m.

 

A World Filled With Cameras:
Security at the Cost of Freedom? Or Can We Have Both?


David Brin '78, '81
Science Fiction Author and Futurist
 
12:20 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. Questions and Answers
 
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. LUNCH - UCSD Price Center Plaza
 
RESEARCH REVIEW EXHIBITS
 
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. UCSD - Price Center Ballroom
   -- Graduate Student Research Posters
   -- Corporate Affiliates Program Technical Exhibits
   -- David Brin Book Signing
 
RESEARCH REVIEW RECEPTION
 
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. UCSD - Price Center Ballroom
   -- Networking
   -- Best poster awards