Friday, June 22, 2018
Program: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Venue: Klarman Hall

8:00-8:30: Registration/Coffee & Networking Breakfast

8:30-8:45: Welcome

Lance Collins, Professor, J. Silbert Dean of Engineering, Cornell College of Engineering

8:45-9:00: Introduction

Abraham Stroock, William C. Hooey Director and Gordon L. Dibble ’50 Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell College of Engineering

Marjolein van der Meulen, James M. and Marsha McCormick Director of Biomedical Engineering and Swanson Professor of Biomedical Engineering in the Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering and Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Cornell College of Engineering

9:00-10:00: Keynote

George Georgiou, Professor, Laura Jennings Turner Chair in Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin

10:00-10:20 Break

10:20-11:50: Area 1: Bioprocess Engineering

  • Ann Lee, EVP Technical Operations, Juno Therapeutics
  • Jeffrey Chalmers, Associate Chair and Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University
  • Susan Roberts, Professor and Department Chair, Chemical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

11:50-1:10pm: Networking Lunch

1:10-2:40: Area 2: Nanobiotechnology

  • William Bentley, Robert E. Fischell Distinguished Professor, Director, Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices, University of Maryland A. James Clark School of Engineering
  • Gretchen Mahler, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Binghamton University
  • Jong Hwan Sung, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Hongik University

2:40-3:00: Break

3:00-4:30: Area 3: Computation and Commercialization

  • Michael Domach, Professor, Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Mariajose Castellanos, Senior Lecturer, Undergraduate Program Director, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Christopher Prince, Founder, Verra Therapeutics, LLC

4:30-5:00: Michael L. Shuler closing remarks.

Reception and Dinner: 5:30 – end
Venue: Statler Ballroom

5:30-6:30: Reception
6:30-8:00: Dinner
8:00-end: Shuler alumni tribute