DAY 1: Monday October 5, 2020

Jim Scapa Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Ayanna Howard
Ph.D. is Professor and Chair of the School of Interactive Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology
Dr. Royston Jones
Global CTO, Altair Consultancy
Dr. Ming Zhou
Chief optimization technologist at Altair
Joshua Patterson
Sr. Director of Engineering, NVIDIA
Dr. Carsten Bange
Founder & CEO BARC
Juan Orlandini
Chief Architect, Cloud and Data Center Transformation, Insight
Sam Mahalingam
Chief Technical Officer
Peter Darnell
VP, Software Development, Altair
Dr. Mary Boyce,
Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University
Mark Do Couto
Sales Leader

DAY 2: Tuesday October 6, 2020

Andrea Siudara
Chief Information Officer
Professor Hod Lipson
Professor of Engineering and Data Science – Columbia University
Dr. Bill Nitzberg
leads the product management and engineering teams for the PBS Works product line at Altair
Bruce Zulu
Director for Technical Support and leads the team of engineers, Altair
Tony Shakib
Partner/GM, Microsoft Azure IoT
Professor Karen E. Willcox
External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute
Jim Morrish
Founder and CEO, Transforma Insights
James Dagg
Chief Technical Officer, Altair
Dr Mark Palmer
Distinguished Scientist
Steven Ford
Principal Engineer, Edwards Lifesciences
Scott Hollister
Director, Center for 3D Medical Fabrication, Georgia Tech
Dr Venkat Perumal
Stryker Global Technology Center (SGTC)
Dr. Jun Xu
Assistant Professor Director of Vehicle Energy & Safety Laboratory (VESL), The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Jens Weber
CAE Engineer, Solidity CAE, CEVT
Kevin R. Kirtley
Executive Lead, GE Aviation Advanced Design Tools, GE Aviation
Sagar Rajbhandari
Head of Airframe Models, Airbus
Carsten Buchholz
Project Engineer - Hybrid Electric Flight Demonstrator bei Rolls-Royce
Janet Grimsley
VP, Business Intelligence, The Fauquier Bank
Daniel Hollenkamp Jr
Chief Operating Officer, toggled
Dr Chiu-Feng Lin
CEO Metal Industry Research and Development Centre (MIRDC)
Dr. Kuang-Shine Yang
Director, Metal Industry Research and Development Centre (MIRDC)

DAY 3: Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Jim Ryan
Dr. Rana el Kaliouby
Co-Founder and CEO, Affectiva
Jason Williamson
Vice President, Oracle for Startups and Oracle for Research
Christopher Borroni-Bird
Founder, Affreecar
Iryna Bursuk
COO at StartUs Insights | Data-driven Innovation Insights
Ubaldo Rodriguez
Senior Vice President, Global Sales, Altair
Dr. Mohd Shahir Liew
Petronas University
Jim Scapa Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Christian Götz
DHBW Stuttgart
Julia King
Purdue University
Swapnil Jain
Co-Founder and CTO, Swapnil oversees
Ashish Mishra
Ather Energy
Clive Hands
Lecturer, Nelson Mandela University, South Africa
Dr. Fernando Muzzio
Rutgers University