PROGRAMME

  Tuesday, 1 December 2015 
08.00 - 18.30  Registration and information desk open
09.00 -10.00
Welcome coffee
10.00 - 10.15 Welcome Address
Georg Schütte, State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Germany
10.15 - 10.35

A word from Industry
Reinhard Ploss, CEO Infineon Technologies and Vice-President of AENEAS

10.35 - 11.05

Keynote 1: How clusters can contribute to building European Value Chain Partnerships
Peter Simkens, Managing Director DSP Valley and Chairman Silicon Europe Alliance

11.05 - 11.35 Keynote 2: PENTA: A new EUREKA cluster
Peter Connock, PENTA Spokesperson and Chairman of memsstar
11.35 - 12.05 Keynote 3: The driving role of SMEs in the digital economy  
Jan van der Wel, CEO Technolution
12.05 - 13.00
Lunch
12.05 - 16.00 Project Village
14.00 - 15.00

Speakers' Session 1:
Establishing Effective Industry Engagement for collaborative development & funding                                                                                                              Peter Connock, AENEAS Strategic Programme Director

14.30 - 15.30 Coffee break
15.00 - 16.00

Speakers' Session 2:
NEREID: a ENI2 and H2020 initiative to map the future of European Nanolectronics
Livio Baldi, ENI² Chair

16.00 - 16.30 Keynote 4: Smart Sensors - Enabler of the Internet of Things  
Jan Peter Stadler, Senior Vice President, Automotive Electronics, Engineering Sensors, Robert Bosch
16.30 - 17.30

Project Panel Discussion:
Investment, Innovation and Implementation - Transforming Ideas into Output

 17.35 - 18.00 Innovation awards
 18.00 - 18.05

Afternoon wrap up

19.30 Aperitif
20.00 Forum dinner
   

Wednesday, 2 December 2015       

08.30 - 14.00

 Registration and information desk open

09.00 - 09.30

Keynote 4: Technical challenges for the Digital Economy 
Marie-Noëlle Semeria, CEO CEA-Leti

09.30 - 10.00

Keynote 5: ECSEL and the future of electronics
Andrea Cuomo, Chairman of the ECSEL Governing Board

10.00 - 10.30
Coffee break
10.00 - 12.00 Project Village
11.00- 12.00

Speakers' Sessions 3:
Challenges along the way to a future smart grid                                                 Holger Schmidt, Infineon and E2SG Project Coordinator

12.00 - 12.30

Keynote 6: The European Electronics Strategy – Enabling the Digital Transformation of the Economy
Khalil Rouhana, Director of Components & Systems in the Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology, European Commission

12.30 - 12.40 Exhibition award
12.40 - 13.00

Closing remarks
Kurt Sievers, Executive Vice-President & General Manager Business Unit Automotive, NXP Semiconductors  and President of AENEAS

13.00 - 14.00
Lunch
13.00 - 14.00 Project Village