Agenda


Center for Advanced Design and Manufacturing of Integrated Microfluidics

8th IAB Meeting

September 12 – 13, 2017

Student Center East

750 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60607

University of Illinois Chicago

Agenda

September 12, 2017 (Tuesday)

Location = Student Center East

7:30a.m. Breakfast & Registration
8:00a.m. Welcome Remarks
Dr. Abraham Lee, Center Director and UC Irvine site leader

Dr. Ian Papautsky, Center Co-Director and U. Illinois Chicago site leader
Dr. Thomas J. Royston, Head of the Dept. of Bioengineering, U. Illinois Chicago
8:15a.m. CADMIM “State of the Center”
Dr. Abraham Lee, Center Director and UC Irvine site leader

Dr. Ian Papautsky, Center Co-Director and U. Illinois Chicago site leader
9:00a.m. NSF  & Evaluator Update
Dr. Drew Rivers, CADMIM Center Evaluator, Chronicle Research LLC
9:20a.m. Project Update Presentations by CADMIM Students and Post-docs
10:20a.m. BREAK
10:35a.m. Project Update Presentations by CADMIM Students and Post-docs (continued)
12:30p.m. LUNCH
1:30p.m. New Member Spotlight: GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF)
2:00p.m. NSF Grand Challenge Cluster
Dr. Gisela Lin, Center Deputy Director
2:15p.m. University of Illinois at Chicago – Faculty Spotlight
(1) Salman Khetani, Associate Professor, Bioengineering
(2) Ying Liu, Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering & Biopharmaceutical Sciences
(3) Jie Xu, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
(4) David Eddington, Associate Professor, Bioengineering
3:15p.m. P.M. BREAK
3:30p.m. Currently Funded Project Group Discussions – Break Out
Project Faculty, students, post-docs, and IAB mentors
Please review your LIFE feedback during group discussions
**IAB members, faculty who are not project mentors can join any discussion group
4:15p.m. IAB Organizational Meeting and Discussion
CLOSED SESSION – Center leadership, IAB members, and NSF only
Facilitated by Ralph Liedert (IAB Chair) and Tim Dawes (IAB Co-Chair)
Faculty, Students, Post-docs transition to evening event
5:00p.m. POSTER SESSION, Demos, and Networking Dinner
Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres served, followed by dinner
8:30p.m. Adjourn, Shuttles available to Club Quarters Hotel.

September 13, 2017 (Wednesday)

Location = Student Center East

7:30a.m. BREAKFAST
8:00a.m. Summary of Day 1, Goals for Today
Dr. Abraham Lee, Center Director and UCI site leader
8:15a.m. Intellectual Property in the Microfluidics Business – Case Studies and Discussion
Mr. Quan Nguyen, Patent Attorney, Nguyen & Tarbet
Mr. Jonathan Gortat, Senior Technology Manager, University of Illinois Chicago
9:45a.m. A. M. BREAK
10:00a.m. Center Strategic Discussion – Phase 2, etc.
Dr. Abraham Lee, Center Director and UC Irvine site leader

Dr. Ian Papautsky, Center Co-Director and U. Illinois Chicago site leader
IP Break-Out Session (Concurrent)
Mr. Quan Nguyen, Patent Attorney, Nguyen & Tarbet
Mr. Jonathan Gortat, Senior Technology Manager, University of Illinois Chicago
11:00a.m. Industrial Advisory Board meeting
CLOSED SESSION – IAB members and NSF only
Facilitated by Ralph Liedert (IAB Chair) and Tim Dawes (IAB Co-Chair)
11:45a.m. IAB Report Out, Discussion
Action Items and Plans for Next IAB Meeting
IAB, Center Director, Center Co-Director, NSF
11:55a.m. Summary and Closing Remarks
12:00p.m. Adjourn (Boxed lunches available)
1:00p.m. (Afternoon) Private Side Bar meetings and lab tours