SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, April 8

SAE/MIT Innovation Competition
(Session Code: IDM800)

Room 113 A/B  1:00 p.m.

The goal of the competition is to provide ideas for the vehicle industry when it faces tremendous challenges by innovative start ups. Sponsored General Motors and by EmiSense. the following a series of presentations from past start up competitors, each company will present their technology and a compelling reason for development. Judging will follow and cash and “in kind” prizes to be awarded. This will be preceeded by several success stories from previous competitors.

Organizers - David Stout, David B Stout Associates LLC

Time Paper No. Title
1:15 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Opening Remarks
David Stout, David B Stout Associates LLC; Dennis Nash, MIT Enterprise Forum Great Lakes Region
1:25 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Keynote Speaker
Jean Redfield, NextEnergy
1:45 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Adaptive Tunable Antennas - A Review of 2013 Competition Winner
Randy Dence, Monarch Antenna
2:05 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Judges Introduction and Explanation of Competition Rules
David Stout, David B Stout Associates LLC
2:15 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Visual Inspection System to Detect Damaged Tools, Incorporating Predictive Tool Ware
Gerald Budd, Phoenix Imaging
2:35 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Steel Clad, Aluminum Brakes for Cost Effective Improved Performance
Nannon Huang, LiteBrake Tech. LLC
2:55 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Advanced, Rugged-Low-Fire Ceramics with No Cure Shrinkage
David Hatfield, Covaron
3:15 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Smart Phone Application to Rapidly find Inexpensive Urban Parking
Gerhard Boiciuc, NavPark
3:35 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Wireless Telemetry System for Connected Vehicle Applications
Martin Nathanson, Paxgrid
4:00 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Judges Feedback and Award Presentation
David Stout, David B Stout Associates LLC; Dennis Nash, MIT Enterprise Forum Great Lakes Region