Previous ETC Events


EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES CONFERENCE | 2012
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Larry Smarr presented a talk entitled, “An End-to-End Campus-Scale High Performance Cyberinfrastructure for Data-Intensive Research”


EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES CONFERENCE | 2011
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Lazar presented a talk entitled, “Web Accessibility: Recent Research and Policy Activity”


ASME WinVR 2010 World Conference on Innovative Virtual Reality
International leaders gathered to discuss the use of virtual reality to solve industrial problems. WinVR partnered with the VIRMAN (Virtual Manufacturing) Workshop, and the ETC (Emerging Technologies Conference).


EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES CONFERENCE | 2009
Keynote Speaker: Gregory D. Abowd
presented a talk entitled, “Make IT Matter: We Can Be Clever & Make a Difference.”


EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES CONFERENCE | 2008
Keynote Speaker: Michael Schrage
author of, Serious Play–How the World‘s Best Companies Simulate to Innovate, presented a talk entitled, “HCI: Help Create Ideas–Exploring Innovation Leadership.”


DESIGNING INTERACTION 2007
(day one of the Emerging Technologies Conference ‘07)
Keynote Speaker: Don Norman
author of, The Design of Everyday Things, presented a talk entitled, “Cautious Cars & Cantakerous Kitchens.”


DESIGNING INTERACTION 2006
Keynote Speaker: Ray Kurzweil
author of The Singularity is Near presented a talk entitled, “When Humans Transcend Biology.”


DESIGNING INTERACTION 2005
Keynote: Ben Shneiderman
“Leonardo’s Laptop: Human Needs & the New Computing Technologies.”


DESIGNING INTERACTION 2004
Keynote: Steven Feiner, . “Taking it to the Streets: How Virtual Reality Will Change Mobile Computing”