The R&D 100 Conference and Awards

The R&D 100 Awards have served as the most prestigious innovation awards program for the past 56 years, honoring great R&D pioneers and their revolutionary ideas in science and technology. The R&D 100 Conference was launched in 2015 as an educational event that celebrated the historic R&D 100 Awards and provided a new, in-depth conference that brings together the unique opportunities for R&D professionals to learn, network and collaborate.

Together, the R&D 100 Awards gala event and the R&D 100 Conference explore significant strides in R&D, offering an enriching experience for R&D professionals of all levels and specialties.

Speakers

Vicki A. Barbur, Ph.D.

Vicki A. Barbur, Ph.D.

Senior Director, IP and Technology Commercialization, Commercial Business | Battelle

William Cockayne, Ph.D.

William Cockayne, Ph.D.

Academic Director for Silicon Valley Innovation Academy | Stanford University

Dale Dougherty

Dale Dougherty

President | Make Community, LLC

Dr. Sarah T. Eckersley

Dr. Sarah T. Eckersley

Global R&D Director - Coating Materials, Monomers & Plastics Additives | Dow Chemical Company

Dr. Santhi Elayaperumal

Dr. Santhi Elayaperumal

VP of Engineering | Treau

Pat Falcone

Pat Falcone

Deputy Director for Science and Technology | Lawrence Livermore

Dan Gamota

Dan Gamota

Vice President of Digital Engineering Services | Jabil

Mark E. Jones, Ph.D.

Mark E. Jones, Ph.D.

Executive External Strategy and Communications Fellow | Dow Chemical

Aimee Kalnoskas

Aimee Kalnoskas

Contributing Editor, EE World | WTWH Media

Dan Kara

Dan Kara

Vice President, Robotics | WTWH Media

Anne Marie Knott

Anne Marie Knott

Washington University

Jennifer McConnell

Jennifer McConnell

Product Manager | Protochips, Inc.

Dr. Tony Redondo

Dr. Tony Redondo

Richard P. Feynman Center for Innovation at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Joe Rickert

Joe Rickert

Vice President, High Frequency Measurement CoE and Product Management | Keysight Technologies, Inc.

Alec Sorensen

Alec Sorensen

Founder and CEO | Tradespace

Tim Studt

Tim Studt

Contributing Editor | R&D Magazine