NATEA was proud to organize and host the 2018 U.S. Taiwan High-Tech Forum (UTHF) event with the theme to focus on exploring how the emerging ‘Digital Twin’ paradigm, driven by the continued advancement of AI, IoT, Big Data, and Robotics, will further the boundaries and the impact of digital transformation.
Attendees were able to join leading innovators, thought leaders, and entrepreneurs, and gain insight on how to win the innovation race in the digital business era.
The UTHF 2018 event was designed to bring the brightest minds from both the high-tech communities of Taiwan and Silicon Valley to explore whether we are at a turning point of adopting the emerging Digital Twin paradigm that will bring seismic impact to redefine industries and reshape our everyday life?
The half-day conference was packed with thought leadership speakers and innovative solution providers eager to share their insight on this ever-evolving topic.
|Main Conference Agenda|
|12:00 ~ 12:30||Registration / Networking / Lunch|
|Special Luncheon Presentation|
|12:20 ~ 12:50||Real-World Solution Showcase: From IoT to AI-IoT||Sean Chu, Director, ThroughTek|
|Welcome, Opening and Keynote|
|12:50 ~ 13:00||Welcome & VIP Opening Remarks||Director General Joseph Ma, TECO in SF; Jesse Shiah, Conference Co-chair|
|13:00 ~ 13:10||2018 UTHF Program Overview||UTHF Program Committee|
|13:10 ~ 13:40||Keynote: Why Decentralized Technology Matters for Freedom||Alex Gladstein, Chief Strategy Officer at the Human Rights Foundation|
|Part I: AI & Machine Learning|
|13:40 ~ 14:10||Semantic Understanding Of Google Street View Imagery||Rajesh Parekh, Engineering Director, Google|
|14:10 ~ 14:20||Coffee Break and Solution Showcase|
|14:20 ~ 14:50||A hybrid Human-AI Solution with web Annotation for the Curation of Precision Medicine Knowledge Bases||Prof. Chun-Nan Hsu, UC San Diego|
|Part II: Digital Manufacturing|
|14:50 ~ 15:20||Maximizing returns on Industrial IoT investment – Doing IoT the Right Way||Biplab Adhya, Managing Partner, Wipro Ventures; Board Advisor, Altizon|
|15:20 ~ 15:30||Coffee Break and Solution Showcase|
|PART III: Digital Healthcare|
|15:30 ~ 16:00||Modeling Health Care for the Internet Of Things||David A Stum pf, MD, phD, Professor Emeritus of Neurology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University|
|PART IV: Innovation Management|
|16:00 ~ 16:30||The Innovation Age. Why The Current Global Innovation Ecosystem Needs A Shakeup.||Steve Weiser, Co-Founder & CEO Devezee | Co-founder & COO Just Start It Int.|
|17:00 ~ 17:20||Raffle and Closing Remarks|
|Panel Discussions, Q&A, Closing Remarks|
|16:30 ~ 16:55||Panel Discussion and Q&A||All Speakers|
|16:55 ~ 17:10||Closing Remarks & Raffle||Jesse Shiah, Conference Co-Chair|
For more information, visit UTHF Website: www.uthf.org