Fall 2010 IAB - Overview
September 5 to 20, 2010


Every year in March and September, Industrial Members, Faculty, and BSAC Researchers meet on the beautiful and historic University of California, Berkeley campus for the three-day IAB Meeting.  Each day of the meeting presents different opportunities to learn about and discuss BSAC Research:

  • Wednesday Morning or Friday Afternoon (2 sessions): Hands-on Wireless Networking Workshop: GINA Micro Development Environment and OpenWSN Networking Stack: organized by Prof. Kris Pister.  More details at http://wsn.eecs.berkeley.edu/workshop
    Wednesday session is nominally full.  Please attend a more individually supported session on Friday afternoon 1:00-5:00

    ATTENDANCE: BSAC Industrial Members only.  Pre-registration required.

  • Wednesday Afternoon: Directions and Trends Seminar: MEMS Commercialization: Launching the Next Innovation-Based Businesses, a technology review session conducted by University of California faculty and guest speakers on selected areas of research followed by a roundtable discussion.  Great opportunities to mix with other members and faculty.

    ATTENDANCE: BSAC Industrial Members; MIG Members; BSAC Directors; Affiliated Faculty; BSAC Postdoctoral Researchers.

  • Thursday: Research Review, during which BSAC Researchers present current, in-progress reports on all 100+ BSAC projects in a single-track presentation format with additional poster sessions.

    ATTENDANCE: Closed session. BSAC Industrial Members; BSAC Directors; Affiliated Faculty; BSAC Researchers.

  • Thursday Evening: Awards Banquet honoring the researchers.

    ATTENDANCE: BSAC Industrial Members; BSAC Directors; Affiliated Faculty; BSAC Researchers.

  • Friday Morning: Industrial Advisory Board Meeting, during which two designated voting participants of each Industrial Member Company discuss and assess Center directions and policy and provide feedback to the BSAC Directors.

    ATTENDANCE: BSAC Industrial Member Points-of-Contact (or Designates); BSAC Directors.

  • Friday Afternoon or Wednesday Morning (2 sessions): Hands-on Wireless Networking Workshop: GINA Micro Development Environment and OpenWSN Networking Stack: organized by Prof. Kris Pister.  More details at http://wsn.eecs.berkeley.edu/index.php/opengina

    ATTENDANCE: BSAC Industrial Members only.  Pre-registration required.

 

BSAC Industrial Member registration is $250 for the Seminar, Research Review, Banquet and IAB Meeting; $500 for all of the preceding plus the Wednesday morning WSN Workshop.

MIG Member registration ($250) is for only the Wednesday afternoon Seminar and parking.