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Microsemi Innovation Lab Grand Opening

Title: Microsemi Innovation Lab Grand Opening
Event Date: 11/3/2015 - 11/3/2015

Calit2 Building, UC Irvine


Located on the second floor of the Calit2 Building at UC Irvine, the Microsemi Innovation Lab is the newest addition to the institute's innovation pipeline for academic and industry partners. Offering the latest in semiconductor hardware and software capabilities, the lab will provide the tools and expertise for the conceptual design, prototyping, integration and validation of student and faculty innovations, as well as provide the ability to advance research and explore commercial possibilities. Join us Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015 for a short symposium, “Internet of Things Applications: From research to innovation for market opportunities,” and the grand opening of the lab. Please register and indicate what sessions you will be attending.


3 – 4:30 pm: Short Symposium (Calit2 Auditorium)

“Internet of Things Applications: From research to innovation for market opportunities”

 – Welcome, G.P. Li, Calit2 UCI Director

 – Remarks, Jim Peterson, Microsemi CEO

 – Remarks, Paul Pickle, Microsemi President & COO

 – Microsemi IoT Portfolio, Jim Aralis, CTO

 – Calit2 IoT Portfolio, Mark Bachman, Calit2 IoT Evangelist

 – Calit2 Application: Energy Efficiency, Mike Klopfer, Technical Director

 – Calit2 Application: Health, Linyi Xia, Research Specialist

 – Calit2 Application: Smart Worker, Richard Donovan, Research Development Director

 – Closing Remarks, UCI Provost Enrique Lavernia

5 pm:  Ribbon-cutting Ceremony with remarks by Enrique Lavernia, UCI Provost and Jim Peterson, Microsemi CEO (Calit2 Atrium - refreshments served)

5:15 pm: Microsemi Innovation Lab guided tours and lab demonstrations (Calit2 2nd Floor)


Complimentary parking is available in the nearby Anteater Parking Structure. Directions found here.