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ECE Corporate Affiliates Day is a showcase of Rice's Electrical and Computer Engineering Research Efforts. Highlights of the day include a poster and demo session by students of all levels, keynotes by leaders in academia and industry, and networking and recruiting opportunities for companies and organizations. Held annually, Affiliates Day marks the pinnacle of research efforts of the department.

Online registration closed

Please contact Jennifer Hunter with questions. Onsite registration will be available on April 8.

 Student Demo/Poster sign-up is now closed. 

Late submissions are accepted on a case-by-case basis. Email jkh6@rice.edu for more information. 

  Students: Poster Printing Instructions   


Corporate Affiliates Day 2015
Wednesday, April 8
Duncan Hall, Rice University
schedule subject to change 

8:00AM Registration and Morning Coffee 
9:00AM ECE Affiliates Program Update 
Ashutosh Sabharwal, Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Chair, ECE Affiliates Program
9:15AM ECE Department Highlights 
Edward Knightly, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Computer Science.
Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Wanda Gass '78, WIE Solid State Circuits Society Liaison, IEEE Fellow, introduced by Gene Frantz
Igal Brener, Sandia National Laboratories, introduced by Daniel Mittleman
10:30 Break  
Jason Holloway, Best PhD Presenter Award, introduced by Ashok Veeraraghavan
11:30AM ECE Affiliates Luncheon (Registration Required) at Grand Hall, Rice Memorial Center 
Featuring the work of ECE Students
Undergraduate Research Projects
Affiliate-sponsored Senior Design Projects
Startups by Rice Alumni and ECE Faculty
Raji Kannan, Founder & CEO of LensBricks, introduced by Ashok Veeraraghavan 
Aamir Virani '01, Co-Founder, COO & SVP Product of Dropcam, introduced by Edward Knightly 
5:00PM People’s Choice Awards 
Announced by Lin Zhong, distributed by Aamir Virani
5:15 Reception immediately following awards ceremony at Huff House (Registration Required)