Fall 2020 OOLE International Member Session (Extended Edition)

Wednesday — Thursday
November 4, 2020 —
November 19, 2020

Main Presenter:
Fadel Adib, PhD
Associate Professor, MIT
Doherty Chair in Ocean Utilization
Media Lab & Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Founding Director, Signal Kinetics

Session 1: November 4 at 20:00-21:00 (EST)
= November 4 at 17:00-18:00 (PST)
= November 5 at 10:00-11:00 (KST/JST)
= November 5 at 9:00-10:00 (SST)
= November 5 at 6:30-7:30 (IST)

Session Title:
Extreme IoT & Sensing (Oceans, Health, Robotics)

Prof. Fadel Adib, Dr. Reza Ghaffarivardavagh, Mr. Mergen Nachin, and Dr. Unsoo Ha


The Signal Kinetics team focuses inventing, building, and deploying wireless sensor technologies to address complex problems in society, industry, and ecology. Our team's technical innovations span different aspects of sensor design and engineering - including materials, hardware, signal processing, algorithms, machine learning, and network architectures. Our current research focuses on subsea IoT, digital health, RFID, and robotic perception. 

Detailed agenda:
20:00-20:07 (7 min) Presentation on Signal Kinetics by Prof. Fadel Adib 
20:07-20:15 (8 min) Presentation on underwater IoT by Dr. Reza Ghaffarivardavagh 
20:15-20:23 (8 min) Q&A 
20:23-20:31 (8 min) Presentation on RFID & micro-logistics IoT by Mr. Mergen Nachin
20:31-20:39 (8 min) Q&A 
20:39-20:47 (8 min) Presentation on Digital Health by Dr. Unsoo Ha
20:47-20:55 (8 min) Q&A
20:55-21:00 (5 min) Closing remarks by Prof. Fadel Adib

Session 2: November 19 at 18:00-19:00 (EST)
= November 19 at 15:00-16:00 (PST)
= November 20 at 8:00-9:00 (KST/JST)
= November 20 at 7:00-8:00 (SST)
= November 20 at 4:30-5:30 (IST)

Prof. Fadel Adib, Andrew McCall, Mergen Nachin, Tara Boroushaki, and Isaac Perper

Session Title:
Micro-Logistics and Robotics IoT

The Signal Kinetics team is developing RFID-based solutions for micro-logistics applications in warehouses, retail, and manufacturing. This workshop will cover an overview of these technologies and discuss technological and business opportunities in fast retailing, robotic automation.

Format: This workshop will start with introductions (10mins), followed by an overview of our RFID-focused research (10mins), followed by workshopping + Q&A discussions on the technology and business use-cases.


Please go to the main OOLE site (https://www.oole.media.mit.edu/registration) to register for the session!

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