25 Years of CBI

This year marks a milestone for Carnegie Bosch Institute. To celebrate 25 years of research, education, and innovation, we hosted an anniversary conference and alumni seminar.

ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Global Markets

Wednesday, September 16, 2015  |  1-5 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon University
Jared L. Cohon University Center  |  McConomy Auditorium
5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh PA, 15213

Conference Emcee: Brittany McCandless, CBS This Morning, Associate Producer

WELCOME & OPENING
Sylvia Vogt – CMU Carnegie Bosch Institute, President
Christoph Kübel – Bosch, Member of the Board of Management
Bob Dammon – CMU Tepper School of Business, Dean
Paul Overby – German American Chamber of Commerce Pittsburgh, President; German Honorary Consul

KEYNOTE
“Accelerating Innovation in a Connected and Data-Rich World:
Technology Trends, Disruptive Forces and Market Opportunities”
Farnam Jahanian – CMU, Provost

PANEL #1: MODERATED INDUSTRY PANEL
“Trends for the Future | Impact on Global Industry & Management”
Werner Struth – Bosch, Member of the Board of Management
Manoj Singh – Deloitte, Global Managing Partner & COO (retired)
Kent McElhattan – Industrial Scientific, Chairman & Co-Founder
Moderator: Mike Trick – CMU Tepper School of Business, Senior Associate Dean of Research

TALK
“Leading Entrepreneurship and Innovation”

Sean Ammirati – Partner, Birchmere Ventures

PANEL #2: MODERATED DEANS’ PANEL
“Technologies for the Future | Impact on Global Industry & Management”

Jim Garrett – CMU College of Engineering, Dean
Andrew Moore – CMU School of Computer Science, Dean
Ramayya Krishnan – CMU H. John Heinz III College, Dean
Moderator: Bill Flanagan – Allegheny Conference, Chief Corporate Relations Officer; WPXI-TV Our Region’s Business, Host and Producer

LIGHTNING TALKS
“Innovation in Global Markets | An Industry Perspective”

Jiri Marek – Bosch Research & Technology Center NA, Senior VP

“Systems Integration for Sustainability”
Volker Hartkopf – CMU, Professor of Architecture; CMU Center for Building Performance and Diagnostics, Director

“Integrated Innovation”
Peter Boatwright – CMU Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Bosch Professor of Marketing; CMU, Integrated Innovation Institute, Co-Director
Moderator: Sunder Kekre – CMU Tepper School of Business, Bosch Professor of Manufacturing & Operations

CLOSING COMMENTS
Bob Dammon – CMU Tepper School of Business, Dean


ALUMNI SEMINAR (COMPLIMENTARY, OPEN TO CBI ALUMNI ONLY)

Leading Innovation in a VUCA World” (Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity & Ambiguity)

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Carnegie Mellon University
Posner Hall  |  Room 322
Tech & Frew Streets, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

For more information, contact us by email at cbi25@andrew.cmu.edu or phone at 412-268-6261.