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Theme: Wireless Security


Tuesday, May 4, 2004

Day One: Focus - Enterprise/CIO and CTO issues
7:30
8:00
Registration / Check-in begins
8:00
8:10
Opening Speech: Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director, UCLA - WINMEC
'Introduction to UCLA - Wireless Internet for Mobile Enterprise Consortium (WINMEC)'
8:10
8:15
Welcome:  Vijay Dhir, Dean, Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA
8:15
8:45
Keynote:  Michael Ricci, VP, Intel Communications Group, Intel Corporation
8:45
9:15
Keynote:  Ray Gilbert, Director-CIO-IT, Lucent Technologies
'Exploring Cellular Data: Observations from IT Communities' Presentation
9:15
9:30
Coffee Break
9:15
6:45
Exhibits Open
Engineering Students/Faculty Demonstrations and Posters Open
Session A Session B
9:30
11:00
Wireless Security for the Enterprise
As enterprises go wireless, how do they keep data and knowledge secure within a campus and across campuses. Does the world need more technologies or does the secret to securing an enterprise lie in integrating what's there and achieve end-to-end security?
Chair: Adam Fox, Partner, SSD
Wi-Fi Infrastructure, Implementation, Services and Challenges
Current IEEE 802.11 technologies, Interoperability issues, Network Management and Future Improvements.
Chair: Sarosh Vesuna, Chairman, Technical Cmte, Wi-Fi Alliance
Plenary: Asad Madni, President and COO, BEI Technologies, INC.
'Smart Configurable Wireless Sensors'Presentation
Plenary: Mahesh Bhave, V.P., New Business Development, HUGHES Network Systems Division
 
Jeff Smith, Director of Product Management, Roving Planet
Consistent Security for Wireless and Wired LANSPresentation
David King, Chairman and CEO, Wibhu Technology
 
Dayakar Puskoor, President & CEO, JP Mobile
 
Pano Kroko, CEO, Seattle Wireless Inc
 
Jan Forslow, CTO, ipUnplugged
'Mobile VPN - Securing the Mobile Office'Presentation
Michael Maggio, President and CEO, Newbury Networks
 
David Turner, Sr. Program Manager, Microsoft Windows Mobile Division
 
Michael Holton, Principal, STV
 
11:00
12:15
Services and Applications for Wireless Networks
Developments in Billing and Payments, QoS provision, Security solutions, Roaming, Personalization, Mobility, Context Awareness, Messaging and others. Maturity of the available solutions and new developments in the pipeline.
 
WLAN/WWAN/WPAN Success Stories on Technologies and Applications
Wireless Networks have changed the functioning of enterprises. Stories of increased productivity, enhanced mobility, easy-to-use tools, new revenue channels, improvement in customer loyalty, and others will be discussed. Advanced technologies that enable this to happen will be discussed.
Chair: Joseph Marks, Managing Partner, Smart Technology Ventures
Plenary: Dean Knuth, National Acct. Mgr., Wireless, Northrop Grumman Mission Systems
'Layer 2 Sensitive but Unclassified (SBU) Encryption Solutions for WLANs'Presentation
Plenary: Sriram Viswanathan, Managing Director, Intel Capital
 
Michael Campbell, President/CEO, PanGo Networks
 
Tony Perkins, Creator & Editor In Chief, AlwaysOn Network
Why it's a great time to be an "open source" entrepreneur Presentation
James C. Roberts III, CEO & President, The Atlantic Advisory Group
Wireless Services: What 'Kids' Use.Some Unscientific Directional HintPresentation
Yahya Rahmat-Samii, Professor and Chairman, EE, UCLA
The Science & Art of Antenna Designs: Communications Systems including Human  Presentation
Merwyn Andrade, CTO, Aruba Wireless Networks
 
Sarosh Vesuna, Chairman, Technical Cmte, Wi-Fi Alliance
 
  Jeyhan Karaoguz, Senior Principal Scientist, Broadcom Corporation
 
  Allen Pu, Associate, Mellon Ventures
 
12:15
1:15
Lunch
Speech (12:30 - 12:45):  Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director , UCLA - WINMEC
'RFID Middleware research at UCLA-WINMEC'
Lunch Keynote (12:45-1:15):  Dave Slinger, VP & General Manager, Texas Instruments
1:15
2:45
CIO/CTO Insights on Wireless Technology in Enterprise
Insights into evolution of wireless technologies and e-services business models, disruption seen in the existing business processes, tangible ROI, opportunities of advancing businesses, budgeting, etc.
Chair: Ann Mangal, Associate Research Director, Anderson School, UCLA
RFID in Supply Chain and Inventory Management
Tracking assets and merchandise in real-time, impact on enterprise IT infrastructure, standards & security issues, cost, effect of mandates from Wal-Mart, DoD, FDA and others.
 
Plenary: Vaho Rebassoo, CTO, IT Services, Boeing
Insights on Wireless Technology in the Enterprise Presentation
Plenary: Salil Pradhan, CTO, HP RFID program, Hewlett Packard
 
Ken Venner, VP and CIO, Broadcom Corporation
 
Anand Das, CTO, Supply Chain, SAIC
 'RFID in DOD supply chain'Presentation
Gordon Kass, CTO, Weathernews Americas Inc.
'Global Mobile Business'Presentation
Peggy Chen, Group Product Manager, Oracle Corporation
Sensor-Based Services Presentation
Ananta Mukerji, CTO, Aviana Global Technologies
'Doing More With Less: Business Intelligence & Wireless Apps'Presentation
Ashish Asthana, VP - Product Dev. and Strategy, Intelleflex Corporation
 
2:45
3:00
Coffee Break
3:00
4:30
Advanced Technologies 1 - WiMax, Mobile-Fi, UWB, etc.
Techniques to achieve greater spectral efficiency, advanced modulation technologies, multi-band communications, and potential of new applications in consumer and enterprise domains.
Chair: Anurag Bist, Manager, intel
RFID in Retail and Logistics
Item level tracking issues, network architectures, handling mountains of data, strategies of including the entire value chain partners, results of pilot studies, privacy issues, etc.
Chair: Ashish Asthana, VP - Product Dev. and Strategy, Intelleflex Corporation
Plenary: Steven Wood, Technology Strategist, Intel, Commun. Tech. Labs
 
Plenary: Bill Allen, Marketing Communications Director, RFID, Texas Instruments
 
Mike Fitz, Professor, EE, UCLA
 
Shashi S. Vempati, Principal Architect RFID, Infosys Technologies Limited
'RFID Middleware Strategies'
Lixia Zhang, Professor, CS, UCLA
 
Andrea Borsic, Senior Researcher, ISMB
 
John Bucher, Vice President/Research Analyst, Harris Nesbitt
'Potential Impact of Advanced Technologies on the Wireless Equipment Industry'
B.S. Prabhu, Senior Researcher, Wireless Media Lab, UCLA
 
4:30
5:30
Venture Capital Discussion Panel - Upcoming Enterprise Opportunities, RFID, UWB, WiMAX, 802.11n ?

Moderator: Ben Quinones, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop LLP
Brad Jones, Founding Partner, Redpoint Ventures
Eric Buatois, Managing Director, Sofinnova Ventures
Todd Springer, Managing Director, Trident Capital
Ted Alexander, General Partner, Mission Ventures
Jim Armstrong, Managing Director, Clearstone Venture Partners
Alexander Suh, Managing Director, California Technology Ventures, LLC
5:30
6:30
Cocktail & Networking
6:30
7:00
Dinner
7:00
7:30
Keynote:  Al Delattre, Managing Partner, Accenture
7:30
8:00
Keynote:  Leonard Kleinrock, Professor, UCLA
Program Subject to Change

Wednesday, May 5,2004

Day Two: Focus - Carrier, Entertainment and Consumer issues
8:15
8:45
Registration / Check-in begins
8:45
9:15
Keynote:  Troy Hart, Dir. of Systems & Commanding Officer, IT Div., LAPD, LA City
9:15
9:30
Speech:  Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director, UCLA - WINMEC
'WINMEC's Carrier and Entertainment/Media activities'
9:30
9:45
Coffee Break
9:45
5:30
Exhibits Open
Engineering Students/Faculty Demonstrations and Posters Open
Session A Session B
9:45
11:15
Media, Entertainment and Gaming
How to deal with content aggregation, copyright issues, device diversity, quality of service, innovation, service agreements, standards, delivery models and many more?
Chair: Eric Buatois, Managing Director, Sofinnova Ventures
Carrier Viewpoint - Successful Data Services, Business Models and Revenue Generators
Issues of spectrum allocations, investments, ROI, customer churn, enhancing user satisfaction, operation, embracing new technology, competition from Wi-Fi and other networks will be discussed.
Chair: Ben Quinones, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop LLP
Plenary: Lucy Hood, Senior VP, Content & Marketing, News Corp.
 
Plenary: Anish Srivastava, Director, Wireless Comm., France Telecom R&D
 
Alex Kelly, VP New Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment
 
Mort Cohen, Principal, RevGen Consulting Group
'Scenarios for Mobile and Fixed Wireless Convergence'Presentation
Jim Beddows, VP of Wireless Entertainment, Fox
 
Michael Eldredge, Chief Executive, Stanford Netw. Rsrch Cntr
 
Dean Newton, Vice President, InfoSpace Mobile
 
Lawrence Harris, Vice President, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.
'Financial Implications of Successful Carrier Data Services' Presentation
Andrew Nachison, Director, The Media Center
 
 
11:15
12:45
Media, Entertainment and Gaming - Content and its monetization
Streamlining mobile content value chain, revenue sharing models between value chain partners, scope of technology middlemen in bridging the gap between value chain partners, security, transaction billing engines, role of clearinghouses, etc.
Chair: Gunjan Bagla, Director of Bus. Dev., Dynamic Logic
Emerging Technologies - Chip sets, Network Technologies (wCDMA, CDMA2000, 802.11x etc.), Devices and Platforms
Technology issues in design, architecture, fab, chipsets, 802.11b/g, 802.11a/g, 802.11/b/g/a, 802.11/GPRS or CDMA, chip-sets for real-world enterprise and consumer devices.
 
Plenary: Ken Goldstein, EVP and Managing Director, Disney Internet Group
 
Plenary: Doug Neal, Research Fellow, Computer Sciences Corporation
 
Ross Levinsohn, SVP/GM, FOXSports Interactive Media
 
Andrew Singer, CEO, Rapport Incorporated
 
Justin Kahn, VP and Co-Founder, WireImage
'Entertainment Imagery and Content in The Wireless World'
Jon Hambidge, Senior Director of Marketing, IPWireless
 
Rio Caraeff, VP - Wireless Services, Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment
 
Ronny Haraldsvik, VP Global Comm. and Marketing, Flarion Technologies
Mobile Broadband Communication over IP: opening the door for enterprise adoption Presentation
Doug Britt, , American Greetings Corporation
 
Leon Chang, President/CEO, Keytouch Corporation
'MultiPlay - Smart Input for Smart Phones & Devices'Presentation
12:45
1:45
Lunch
Lunch Keynote (1:15-1:45):  Jan Dehesh, VP, Enterprise Market Dev., QUALCOMM Incorporated
'CDMA Technology: Enabling Wireless Mobility for the Corporate Enterprise' Presentation
1:45
3:15
Wireless Emergency and Location based Services
Position determining technologies; coordination, routing, jurisdiction management and handovers; issues with accuracy and precision requirements, E911 applications, location based commercial applications and revenue generation potential.
Chair: Doug Neal, Research Fellow, Computer Sciences Corporation
Wireless Technologies - Standards Activities and Convergence
Status of different wireless standards, interoperability based solutions, convergence between wireless technologies in WLAN and WWAN space, benefits to the enterprise, etc.
 
Plenary: Patrick Talty, Director Comm. Sys. Division, Northrop Grumman
 
Plenary: Thomas Mitchell, Senior Consultant, Computer Associates
Wireless Technologies Standards Activities and Convergence Presentation
Michael Campbell, President/CEO, PanGo Networks
 
Pieter van Rooyen, CTO, Zyray Wireless
 
Ronald Eguchi, President and CEO, ImageCat, Inc.
 
Jeffrey Cohen, Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP
'Recent FCC Regulatory Developments - What You Need To Know' Presentation
Peter Chu, Senior Researcher, Wireless Media Lab, UCLA
 
Tim Chang, Principal, Gabriel Venture Partners
 
3:15
3:30
Coffee Break
3:30
4:30
Advanced Technologies 2 - Network (Ad-Hoc, Satellite etc), Content Distribution, Software Radio, MIMO and Smart Antennas, etc.
Issues concerning wireless network, content distribution, mobile DRM, increasing the throughput, optimizing the power usage, intelligent use of RF spectrum, 'on-the-fly' reconfiguration, multi-channel interface, etc.
Chair: Vikram Natarajan, Product Line Manager, Broadcom
Mobile Applications - VoIP, Instant Messaging, Chat, mCommerce, Mobile value-added services, etc. - Technologies, Opportunites and Strategies
Discussion on some of the popular mobile applications on how wireless value chain partners explore new revenue generating avenues and value addition tobusinesses. Issues discussed will be current solutions, performance andefficiency, adoption by enterprises, etc.
 
Plenary: Ramesh Shastri, Vice President, Satyam Computer Services
'DRM in a Mobile Wireless Environment'
Plenary: Arun Pande, General Manager - Technology, Tata Infotech Limited
'Yellow Pages on SMS using Intelligen Information Retrieval'Presentation
Mario Gerla, Professor, CS, UCLA
Ad Hoc Networking in the urban vehicle grid Presentation
Charles Stearns, VP of Operations, Hellosoft
 
Jerry Schuman, CTO, Versifi Technologies, Inc.
 
Rajiv Jaluria, President & CEO, Sensitron
Wireless networking for digital healthcare Presentation
Mohit Prasad, Senior Manager, Motorola Corporation
 
Mark Foster, SVP and CTO, NeuStar, Inc.
 
David Koehn, CEO, TailWind Solutions
 
Val Babajov, President , CEO and owner, Webmessenger, Inc.
 
4:30
5:30
Venture Capital Discussion Panel - Interplay between entertainment content and carrier network - an entrepreneural opportunity
Moderator: Shivbir Grewal, Partner, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth LLP
Ram Velidi, Partner, Sevin Rosen Funds
Yatin Mundkur, Managing Director, Telesoft Partners
Jon Funk, Managing Director, Allegis Capital
Naser Partovi, Managing Director, Enterprise Partners Venture Capital
Andreas Stavropoulos, Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Joseph Marks, Managing Partner, Smart Technology Ventures
5:30

 Conference Adjourns

Program Subject to Change