Fall 2014 Innovation Speaker Series  

Fall 2014 Innovation Speaker Series
Featuring SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING and MATHEMATICS (STEM) industry experts, leaders, ENTREPRENEURS and innovators to inspire interest, imagination and exploration of options
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Monday
9/22/14

12:30  - 1:30 
Graham Silliman

Owner, Siena and Tavolino Italian restaurants

Monday
9/29/14
Cancelled

11:00 - 12:00

TBA  Cancelled

Cancelled - Savant Systems has had to cancel their presentation for this semester

 

Monday
10/6/14 

11:00 - 12:00

Ozgun Atasoy
Ozgun Atasoy

Marketing PhD candidate at Boston University and writer for Scientific American - "How Thoughts Can Release Abilities Beyond Limits: The Science Behind Placebos and Mindsets"

Monday
10/6/14

12:30 - 1:30

Mario Mariani

General Manager at Pain D'Avignon Cafe-Boulangerie - A different kind of bakery

Tuesday
10/7/14

11:00 - 12:00


Tom Howe

CEO of TextGen (automated interactive texting conversations) in NORTH 115

Tuesday
10/14/14

11:00 - 12:00


Susan Shepherd

President, Smithers Viscient (niche toxicology testing services and environmental laboratories)


Thursday
10/16/14

11:00 - 12:00


Dave Gallo

Director of Special Projects, WHOI; oceanographer; co-expedition leader for RMS Titantic and Bismarck; co-leader of Air France flight 447 location effort; currently working on Malaysia Airlines flight 370 exloration and an expedition to locate wreckage of Ernest Shackleton's ship, HMS Endurance

Monday
10/20/14

11:00 - 12:00


Andy Barlow

Vice President, loT Academic Program Manager, PTC (Parametric Technology Corp.) The Internet of Things and its Role in Education

Thursday
10/30/14

11:00 - 12:00
Dennis Miller

Infrastructure Engineering Management

Thursday
11/6/14

11:00 - 12:00
Jim Ferry

President, Boston Innovation Group (B.I.G.) The Boiler Room of Innovation - bring your problem/opportunity that needs a new idea





 Events take place in the Lorusso Technology Building Solarium (2nd floor) unless otherwise noted

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Prior Speaker Series Events 

    BobEgan DavidChurbuckDeanHannigan StephenCrosby

    2013 - 2014 Speakers Bob Egan, David Churbuck, Robyn Hannigan and Stephen Crosby

Jin Joo Lee Lego Build 

Jin Joo Lee of MIT Media Lab assists students build robots with Scratch

Opflex opflex Opflex

Scott Smith of Opflex Solutions demonstrates the effectiveness of his material

 Ocean Spray Ocean Spray Ocean Spray 

Ocean Spray Principle Food Scientist, Kristen Girard, discusses ingredient technology

Spring 2013 Series Videos