page contains all of our programs listed in chronological order.
These include Think Tank Sessions, Executive Briefings, Working
Groups, Roundtable Discussions, Interactive Panel Discussions, Challenge-the-Expert
Programs and Pub Talks*.
Talks are delineated with an asterisk.
programs from 2000/1999 click here.
For programs from 2001 click here.
For programs from 2002 click here.
11, 2003, Sixth Annual Gala
Special Guest: Mr. Quentin Hardy, Silicon
Valley Bureau Chief, Forbes Magazine
9, 2003, Strategic Roundtable
"Key Issues for California Homeland Security: Shaping a Collaborative
4, 2003, Holiday Pub
"Sensors and Homeland Security:
Who's Getting Real Today?"
18, 2003, Special Event
"eLearning in the Crystal Ball: Probing the Future with the eLearning
"Broadband Wireless: A Changing Landscape"
Pub Masters: Mr. George Sidman, President, Monterey Network Center
Mr. Les Laky, Co-founder, Fiber Internet Center
27, 2003, Working Group
"Battery-powered Radio Networks for Industrial Control: A Technologically
Viable Path...or Just Hype?"
Second Working Group of the Smart Items Business Forum.
15, 2003, Interactive Panel Discussion
"Open Source as the Foundry for an Ecosystem"
"Worms and Viruses: How Should the Internet Community Fight Back?"
Pub Master: Mr. Ames Cornish, Managing Partner, Montebello Partners
"10 Things About J2EE and .NET That Drive Developers Nuts"
By Mr. Frank Cohen, Founder, PushToTest & Member, Technology Council,
Silicon Valley World Internet Center
"Smartcards in Healthcare: Improving Quality of Patient Care and
By Mr. Dmitriy M. Kruglyak, Principal,
Aquave Group, LLC
Note: This Pub is a Fund-Raiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
22, 2003, Working
"SIBF: Business Applications of Distributed Sensors & Sensor
First Working Group of the
Smart Items Business Forum
30, 2003, Auto ID Salon
"Adoption and Applicability of RFID in Supply Chain Management"
Salon Master: Mr. Dean Frew, President, Xterprise Corporation
"Launching into the Next Generation of Silicon Valley: How to use
your Relationship Network Effectively"
By Mr. Bob Karr, Founder, Link Silicon Valley
3, 2003, Technology Briefing
"Business and Technical Objectives for Low Cost Smart Items"
By Dr. Richard Swan, Technical Director for Auto-ID, SAP Corporate
13, 2003, Executive Briefing
"Challenges and Rewards of Driving Innovation: Taking the Thought
By Prof. Dr. Lutz Heuser, Vice President and Chief Development Architect,
SAP Corporate Research, SAP AG
8, 2003, Challenge-the-Expert
"IBM's Vision for the Next Generation Data Center Enabled by Commercial
By Mr. Mark Cathcart, IBM Distinguished Engineer; Member, IBM Academy
of Technology; IBM On Demand Systems Environment Architecture and
Design, IBM Corporation
"Smart Electronic Note Taking for the Fujitsu Tablet PC"
By Mr. Chris Holmes, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Mindjet
LLC, In collaboration with the Center's Executive Sponsor, Fujitsu
24, 2003, Auto ID Salon
"What Are Our Greatest Technology Challenges in This Market
Salon Master: Mr. Dinesh Vadhia, Founder, fortyone
9, 2003, Special Presentation
"Are We There Yet? A Look at Technology and Where We Expected to
be by Now"
By Dr. Bob Glass, Futurist, and Fellow, Silicon Valley World Internet
"Sun Microsystems and the Auto-ID Center"
By Mr. Markus Weber, Systems Engineer, iForce Solution Center, Sun
20, 2003, Challenge-the-Expert
"Solving the Complexity Challenge in the Design of Electronic Systems"
By Dr. Horst Salzwedel, Chief Technology
Officer and President, MLDesign Technologies
"The Promise of Cost-effective Broadband:
Breakthroughs at the Fiber Internet Center"
By Mr. Bob Evans, Co-Founder, Fiber Internet Center &
Mr. Les Laky, Co-Founder, Fiber Internet Center
"The New, New Media - How Networked
RFID Readers Create a New Commercial Medium"
By Dr. Richard Swan, Director of Corporate
Research, SAP Labs LLC
February 6, 2003, CANCELLED
"IP-VPNs: Making Sense
of All the Options"
By Mr. David Lowe, Director of IP Network
Services, US Division, Cable & Wireless
06, 2003, Executive Briefing; Cancelled
"Due Diligence in Selecting a VPN Provider to Maximize the
Impact to Your Business"
29, 2003, Challenge the Expert
"When, oh, When, Will
the RFID Explosion Really Happen? What Needs to Be in Place First
and What is Missing Now?"
By Mr. Dean Frew, President, Xterprise, Inc.