July 16, 2019

Tuesday, July 16

12:30 – 1:10

Registration & Networking

MIT Media Lab, Cambridge

1:10 – 1:20

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Bob Buderi, World Frontiers Forum; Xconomy

1:20 – 1:35

Internet Call to Action

Juan Enriquez, Excel Venture Management

1:35 – 1:45

Spotlight Talk: Managing Digital Information

Robert Kahn, CNRI, formerly DARPA

1:45 – 2:25

The Internet’s Genesis: Pioneers’ View

Leonard Kleinrock, UCLA
Radia Perlman, Dell Technologies
Elizabeth “Jake” Feinler, formerly SRI International
Dave Clark, MIT
Robert Kahn, CNRI, formerly DARPA
Vint Cerf, Google (moderator)

2:25 – 2:50

Edge of Tomorrow: Security and Access

Tom Leighton, Akamai

2:55 – 3:15

Connectivity as a Human Right

Nicholas Negroponte, MIT Media Lab

3:15 – 3:40

Networking Break

3:40 – 4:10

IoT and Small Data

Deborah Estrin, Cornell University
Neil Gershenfeld, The Center for Bits and Atoms
Eric Paley, Founder Collective

4:10 – 4:20

Spotlight Talk: Interspecies Internet

Diana Reiss, Hunter College

4:20 – 4:45

How to Fix Social Media

Raffi Krikorian, Emerson Collective
Juliette Kayyem, Grip Mobility Technology
Wade Roush, Soonish (moderator)

4:50 – 5:00

Spotlight Talk: Bits to Atoms

Nadya Peek, University of Washington

5:00 – 5:30

Predicting The Next 50 Years

Bob Metcalfe, University of Texas
Danny Hillis, Applied Invention
John Roese, Dell EMC

5:30 – 6:30

Networking Reception

7:00 – 9:30

Gala Dinner

Café ArtScience

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

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