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National Academy of Engineering Regional Meeting and Symposium

April 26, 2011
University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science

"Engineered Networks"

Location: Levine Hall, Wu and Chen Auditorium, 3330 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA  19104


A business meeting and luncheon for NAE MEMBERS ONLY will be held from 12:00 to 1:45 p.m. in Raisler Lounge, 2nd Floor, Towne Building, 220 South 33rd Street.  Please RSVP to attend this luncheon.

2:00 PM Welcoming Remarks     
  Eduardo D. Glandt
Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Pennsylvania
2:05 PM Opening Remarks
  Charles Vest
President, National Academy of Engineering
2:15 PM Introduction to Session I "Robotic Networks"
  Kostas Daniilidis
Director, General Robotics, Automation, Sensing and Perception (GRASP) Laboratory;
Professor of Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania
2:20 PM Vijay Kumar
UPS Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania
"Networks of Aerial Robots"
2:40 PM Daniel  E. Koditschek
Alfred Fitler Moore Professor and Chair, Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
"Interior Networks of Control and Coordination"
3:00 PM Naomi Leonard
Edwin S. Wilsey Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University
"Collective Motion and Ocean Sampling Networks"
3:30 PM  Break
3:50 PM   Introduction to Session II "Social and Economic Networks"
  George Pappas
Deputy Dean for Research and Joseph Moore Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
3:55 PM Ali Jadbabaie
Skirkanich Associate Professor of Innovation in Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
"Aggregation in Complex Networks"
4:15 PM Amin Saberi
Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University
"Internet Monetization"
4:50 PM Closing Remarks by Dean Eduardo Glandt
5:00 PM Reception
Levine Lobby