Agenda

Advanced Manufacturing Partnership 2.0 Regional Meeting at Rensselaer
Thursday, April 24, 2014 | Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
8:00 am Registration Opens
8:00 am – 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:30 am – 9:30 am Welcome
    The Hon. Shirley Ann Jackson – President, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Ajit Manocha - Senior Advisor, GLOBALFOUNDRIES
    Gavin McIntyre - Chief Scientist, Ecovative Design, LLC
9:30 am – 9:50 am AMP 2.0 Approach and Goals
    Mike Molnar – Director, Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office, NIST (Introducuction by Mike Tucker, President and CEO, Center for Economic Growth)
9:50 am – 11:30 am AMP 2.0 Working Group Progress/Status Reports
  1. Technologies: Jonathan Dordick (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
  2. Workforce: Mike Russo (GLOBALFOUNDRIES)
  3. NNMI: Mike Russo (GLOBALFOUNDRIES)
  4. Scale-Up Policy: Jennifer Clark (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  5. Manufacturing Image: Joseph Ensor (Northrop Grumman)
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch and Networking
12:30 pm – 1:45 pm Facilitated Breakout Session I
  1. Technologies/NNMI: Brenan McCarragher (Draper Lab) Nabil Nasr (Rochester Inst. of Technology) (Scribe: John Wen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)  -- Theater
  2. Scale-Up (Sulpply Chain / Finance):  Mark Schmit (NIST) (Scribe: Michael Ridley, NYSTAR) -- Studio 1
  3. Workforce/Engagement: Johanna Duncan-Poitier (SUNY) Patricia Downs (CCAT) (Scribe: Christopher Traci, Wessel Group) -- Studio 2
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm Break
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Facilitated Breakout Session II (attendees rotate group/location)
  1. Technologies/NNMI: Brenan McCarragher (Draper Lab) Nabil Nasr (Rochester Inst. of Technology) (Scribe: John Wen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) -- Theater
  2. Scale-Up (Supply Chain / Finance):  Mark Schmit (NIST) (Scribe: Michael Ridley, NYSTAR) -- Studio 1
  3. Workforce/Engagement: Johanna Duncan-Poitier (SUNY) Patricia Downs (CCAT) (Scribe: Christopher Traci, Wessel Group) -- Studio 2
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Break
3:30 am – 4:00 am Interactive Discussion and Path Forward
    Jonathon S. Dordick – Vice President for Research, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Reception