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EASTASN-402A | Topics in International Technology Management Autumn 2018

“AI in Smart Physical Systems: Will Asia Lead the Way?”

Thursdays, 4:30 – 5:50 pm, September 27 – December 6, 2018

Stanford University | Skilling Auditorium

Distinguished guest speakers from industry present and discuss practical innovations from Asia related to the use of artificial intelligence in smart physical systems, e.g. smart buildings, autonomous vehicles, drone fleets, supply chain management, smart manufacturing, etc.  

Instructor: Richard Dasher <rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu>
Course Assistant: Elise Jiang <ej2012 [at] stanford [dot] edu>

Course Syllabus

** Stanford students: Register for EASTASN 402A, one-unit seminar, pass-no credit; open to all majors with no prerequisites (cross listed as EE 402A or EALC 402A).



 

EASTASN 402A Autumn 2018 Speaker Lineup

Date
Speaker
Title
Slides
Videos
9/27 Prof. Richard Dasher
Director
US-Asia Technology Management Center
AI in Smart Physical Systems: Recent Developments in Asia 09/27 Richard Dasher Slides 09/27 Video
10/04 Dr. Hiroshi Maruyama
PFN Fellow
Preferred Networks, Inc.
How Preferred Networks has Defined Their Values: The Promise and Challenge of Deep Learning in Domains of Physical Control 10/4 Hiroshi Maruyama Slides 10/04 Video
10/11 Atsushi Ishii
CEO
Couger

Kazuaki Ishiguro
Chief Blockchain Architect
Couger
Virtual Human Agent for Smart City 10/11 Atsushi Ishii Slides

10/11 Kazuaki Ishiguro Slides
10/11 Video

Demo Video 1
Demo Video 2
Demo Video 3
Demo Video 4
10/18 NO SEMINAR      
10/25 Gary Brown
Director of Marketing, IoT Group,
Intel Corp.
AI Systems and Visual Intelligence at the Network Edge: Trends and Opportunities in Asia 10/25 Gary Brown Slides 10/25 Video
11/01 Yohei Iwasaki
Co-founder & CEO
Robosion, Inc.
Robosion: Software Platform for Lifelike Humanoids 11/01 Yohei Iwasaki Slides 11/01 Video
11/08 NO SEMINAR      
11/15 Dr. James T. Caldwell
President/CEO
E3 Regenesis Solutions

Yang Ming Li
Sr IT Expert
China National Petroleum Company

Dr. Oliver Yu
Founder & CEO
STARS Group &
Board Director
US-China Green Energy Council

Wenli Yu
CEO
Archimedes Controls Corp.
The Emergence of AI in Chinese Smart City Development 11/15 Jim Caldwell Slides

11/15 Yangming Li Slides

11/15 Oliver Yu Slides

11/15 Wenli Yu Slides
11/15 Video
11/22 NO SEMINAR      
11/29 Dr. James Peng
Co-founder & CEO
Pony.ai
Autonomous Driving: AI's Biggest Endeavor 11/29 James Peng Slides 11/29 Video
12/06 Jim Adler
Founding Managing Director
Toyota AI Ventures
How is AI Evolving? A Look at the Startup Landscape in the U.S. and Asia No slides 12/06 Video

 

Open to the Public – No RSVP Required

Venue: Stanford University, Skilling Auditorium, 494 Lomita Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]

Parking:

  • Via Ortega Garage, 498 Via Ortega, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Roble Field Garage, Cross street is Via Ortega and Santa Teresa (Entrance is on Via Ortega), Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Please check parking signs carefully to ensure that permitted parking and metered spaces are free after 4:00 pm.

 

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E-mail Briana Burrows, Assistant Director, at <briana.burrows [at] stanford [dot] edu> with questions about the seminar series.