September 21-22, 2016Minneapolis Convention CenterMinneapolis, MN
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2016 Schedule Viewer
Use the scheduling tool below to browse all the available sessions, speakers and topics at this year's event. Find the content and sessions to fit all of your educational needs and ensure you get the most out of your time at the show.
Shannon Van Deren (Layered Manufacturing and Consulting)
Derek Mathers (Worrell, Inc.), Dave Broman (St. Jude Medical)
Conference Track: Medical: 3D Printing for Nex-Gen Devices
Session Type: Conference (Paid)
Pass Type: Conference
Sandhiprakash Bhide, Visionary IOT Leader, Strategist & Future Technologist; previously Director of Innovation, Internet of Things Group at Intel Corporation., Intel Corporation
Sandhiprakash (Sandhi) Bhide is a visionary IOT Leader, Strategist & Future Technologist and a sought out speaker. He most recently worked as the Director of Innovation, Internet of Things (IOT) Group at Intel. He developed key strategies beyond product group roadmaps and advised executive staff on where Intel should invest in the future. He has 30+ years of recognition as an innovator/visionary in leading the strategy, development, implementation of new innovative and profitable products and businesses through acute understanding of the interplay between technologies, UX, and innovative business models. He is a recognized expert on Multimodal and Adaptive or Natural Interfaces, Context-Aware or Contextual Computing, Sensors, and Internet of Things (IOT) and a range of technologies. His recent focus areas are: IOT, ambient computing, smart/advanced sensors, M2M, Smart Cities, & Smart Objects/nodes and Future of Work. Sandhi has provided thought leadership at many IOT and sensor industry conferences: Small Business Investment Research/Small Business Technology Transfer DOD US Government, Solid State Lighting Technology development Workshop US DOE, MEMS Business Forum, Trillion Sensors, SEMICON, Wyoming Technology Business Council, and Westcon.
Sandhi lives in Beaverton, Oregon with his family. Besides his professional work, Sandhi is a coordinator/singer for his Bollywood Music Charity group Soor Aur Saptak™ which organizes outreach campaign for the Seva Foundation, Berkeley CA to do free cataract operations for financial challenged pediatric patients in rural India. Over last four years, his charity has generated more than $65,000 for the visually impaired children.
Title: Program Director, Offerings Strategy Company: IBM Watson Internet of Things
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