1 June, Sunday
5:30 - 7:00 PM
Marriott Grand Ballroom
The Plenary Session kicks off Sunday evening with the Student Paper Awards ceremony followed by two outstanding plenary speakers, Dr. Pieter Hooijmans, VP R&D and Strategy at NXP, and Prof. Lawrence Larson, Dean of School of Engineering, Brown University.
"How to Differentiate with RF Silicon Technologies in High Volume Applications?"
Pieter Hooijmans, NXP Semiconductors
"The Next Era of Wireless Communications - Enabling Revolutions in Health Care, Transportation, Energy, and the Environment"
Lawrence Larson, Brown University
1 June - 2 June, Sunday and Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Full-day workshops last from 8 am to 5 pm, while half-day workshops start at 8 am and 1 pm, respectively, and last for four hours each.
Industry Showcase and Reception
1 June, Sunday
7:00 - 8:00 PM & 9:00 - 10:00 PM
Grand Ballroom Foyer
"Hot Chips and Cold Drinks"
Immediately following the Plenary Session is the RFIC Reception held in the foyer just outside the ballroom (with a spectacular view of the marina). Cold drinks and appetizers will be provided while you connect with old friends, make new acquaintances, and catch up on the latest news in the wireless industry.
This year for the first time, the most innovative and highly-rated industrial papers will be highlighted in the Industry Showcase, held concurrently with the reception. Authors of these papers will be present for discussion of their work, summarized in poster format. Media will be present to cover this event, making it an excellent opportunity to announce the latest RFIC developments and breakthroughs.
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Plenary Round Table
1 June, Sunday
8:00 - 9:00 PM
Marriot Grand Ballroom
The Inaugural RFIC Plenary Round Table will feature luminaries from the RFIC community engaging in a lively discussion, in a casual, talk-show format, led by Prof. Hossein Hashemi, USC.
"Beyond 4G Wireless Communications: An RFIC Perspective"
Hossein Hashemi (Organizer & Moderator)
Associate Professor, University of Southern California
Vice President R&D and Strategy, NXP Semiconductors
Dean, School of Engineering, Brown University
Vice President Engineering, Qulacomm Inc.
Senior Vice President Engineering and Fellow, Broadcom Corporation
Peter L. Gammel
Chief Technology Officer, Skyworks Solutions Inc.
Fellow, Intel Corp.