Monday, March 8 Industrial Wireless I/O Preliminary schedule
RF ID Wireless Sensor Networks 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Tutorial: RF/Wireless Network Basics
Mihir K. Ravel, National Instruments; Jeff Andrews, University of Texas Wireless Networking and Communications Group; Eric Reifsnider, Wireless Valley Communications Inc. ReFLEX™ Wireless -
Technology Wireless Data Before Wireless Data was Cool, Lance Decker, Wireless Innovations Inc. To be announced 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Coordinated Lifting without the Wires
-- Bill Baker, Gray Automotive Products, and Larry Jaipaul,
Computer Electronics Research Group Ltd. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. KEYNOTE - Rob Poor, CTO, Ember Corporation 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Industrial Wireless Technology -Agility, Mobility and Security - Wayne W. Manges, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Wireless Web-Enabled Automation Lowers Costs and Enhances Remote Monitoring and Control for Water Facilities - Greg Woods, Control Technology Corp. Harnessing Multi-Mode Wireless for the Plant Site - Phil Macafee and Douglas Molitor, Power Touch Technologies Inc. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. KEYNOTE: Henry Samueli, Ph.D. 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Network Architectural Requirements for In-Plant Wireless Solutions Zachary Smith, Ember Corp. Reliable and Secure Wireless Industrial Connectivity: Understanding Protocol and Application Fit with Wireless Technologies - Kevin Zamzow, ProSoft Technology Self-Organizing, Wireless Sensor Networks - Tod Riedel, Millennial Net Inc. Tuesday, March 99:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. The Versatility of Bluetooth Wireless Technology in Industrial Applications - Sandy Harper, Parker Hannifin Corp. RF ID: Recognizing Benefits Beyond Compliance - Joe Dunlap, Siemens Dematic ZigBee Alliance and Technology Overview - Kory Brown, Vice President, Wireless, ZMD Wireless 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. To be announced Wireless Mesh Networking for Industrial Monitoring - Rick Rotondo, MeshNetworks ZigBee Enables Low-Cost, Power-Efficient Wireless Networking - Denise Eribes, Motorola 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.* A Road Map to Implementing Wireless Networking into Industrial Systems - Mike Grobler, DPAC Technologies Corp RF ID in Action: Fluid Tracking and Monitoring - Rick Garber, Colder Products Successfully Implementing Wireless Technology - Lance Decker, Wireless Innovations Inc. 12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. KEYNOTE PANEL: The Future of Industrial Wireless:
What's on the Horizon and Where the Growth Will Be 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Un-Intentional Interference - The Forgotten Threat - Kevin Towers, OMNEX Control Systems Inc. RF ID in Machine Design - Suresh Palliparambil, Escort Memory Systems (EMS) Technologies for Building Wireless Industrial I/O Systems - David Potter and Rahul Kulkarni, National Instruments 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. KEYNOTE: Ronald E. Reedy, Ph.D., Founder, Vice President & CTO and Director, Peregrine Semiconductor Wednesday, March 109:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Applying Wireless Technology in Industrial Environments - Tim Cutler, Cirronet Inc. RFID as a Catalyst for the Lean, Adaptive Enterprise - Nelson M. Nones, Apriso Corp. Doing Useful Work with Wireless Sensor Networks - Insights into Business Efficiencies - William W. Westerman, Accenture Technology Labs 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Wireless Machine-to-Machine Implementations in Industrial Applications - Benson Hougland, Opto 22 To be announced Wireless Sensor Networks: Past, Present and Future - Kris Pister, Dust, Inc. *WSD Keynote Panel "Using PoE to Empower the Proliferation of Wireless Devices" takes place at this time.Exhibit hall hours: Monday 12-5, Tuesday 10-5, Wednesday 10-2