CMS Techfest

Monday October 16, 2017 12:00 PM
Speaker: Maja Mataric, USC
Location: Annenberg Center

On the afternoon of Monday, October 16, 2017, CMS will host Techfest, an event focused on providing startups, companies, students, postdocs, and faculty with a chance for meaningful interactions with each other. Our Partners Program company members will show off cutting-edge research, inspiring students with brand new technologies. Students will have the opportunity to learn about the breadth of applications for computing and mathematical sciences across industries as well as network with company representatives in a casual atmosphere prior to Caltech's Fall Career Fair.


12:00pm in 105 Annenberg:
Keynote Talk:
Augmentation vs. Automation: Socially Assistive Robotics and the Future of Work
Lunch provided on a first-come, first-served basis!
Maja Matarić
Chan Soon-Shiong Professor of Computer Science, Neuroscience, and Pediatrics
Vice Dean for Research, Viterbi School of Engineering
Director, Robotics and Autonomous Systems Center (RASC)
The University of Southern California

1:00-3:00pm on Moore Walk + Vicinity North of Annenberg:
Demo Fair featuring tech and representatives from CMS Partners Program company members!  Stay tuned for additional companies as they confirm!:

  • Asana
  • Barnabas Robotics
  • Beyond Limits
  • BitMob
  • Click Therapeutics
  • Compellon
  • DeepCurrent
  • Elementary Robotics
  • Embodied, Inc.
  • End Cue
  • Facebook
  • Google
  • HomeSidekick
  • In-Q-Tel
  • iRobot
  • Keezel
  • Locus Analytics
  • Microsoft
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • ObEN
  • PropelWorks
  • QLess
  • Quora
  • Quotient Technology Inc.
  • Serenify
  • Supplyframe
  • Trebel Music (M&M Media, Inc.)
  • Virtualitics, Inc.
  • Western Asset


This event is exclusive to members of the Caltech Community and CMS Partners Program.

CMS Partners Program company members:
Our booth registration is now closed, but you are welcome to attend the event!  We hope to see you there!

Series CMS-EE Partners Event Series

Contact: Sydney Garstang at x4555
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