Schedule

Wednesday, May 17

Time Event Notes
5:00 – 8:00 pm Happy Hour Location:  Hub 51
51 West Hubbard
Private room:  Sub 51

Thursday, May 18

Time Event Notes
8:00 – 8:30 am Breakfast/Registration
8:30 – 8:45 am Opening Announcements Tony Gambell (04), Venkatesh Rao (04), John Sharkey (04)
8:45 – 9:15am LGO Update and Conference Kickoff Thomas Roemer, MIT LGO Executive Director
9:15 – 9:45am Introduction to DMDII Tom McDermott, CPO, DMDII
9:45 – 11:00am Digital Disruption Lou Rassey (03) and Rick Smith, (Co-founder CEO, Fast Radius)
11:00 – 11:30 am Break
11:30 – 12:15 pm Rethink Robotics Jim Lawton (’90)
12:15 – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 – 4:00pm Digital Journey Showcase: 10-15 small start-ups and DMDII immersion Location: DMDII
4:00 – 4:30pm Travel to tour and happy hour  Transportation provided
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Tour Location: Revolution Brewing
2323 N Milwaukee Ave
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Happy Hour Location: Revolution Brewing
2323 N Milwaukee Ave
Dinner Class or individual dinners on own

Friday, May 19

Time Event Notes
8:00 – 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 – 8:40 am Opening Announcements Tony Gambell (04), Venkatesh Rao (04), John Sharkey (04)
8:40 – 9:00am LGO Alumni Board Milo Werner (07), LGO Alumni Board Chair
9:00 – 9:45am Digital in a large company Denise Johnson (Caterpillar)
9:45 – 10:15pm Digital Disruption, Part II  Lou Rassey (03) and Rick Smith, (Co-founder CEO, Fast Radius)
10:15 – 10:45pm Break
10:45 – 11:30pm Digitial Priorities in Chicago Brenna Berman, Chief Digital Officer, City of Chicago
11:30 – 12:30pm Lunch
12:30 – 1:15pm Proximity and the Future of Manufacturing Robert Wolcott, Kellogg Innovation Network
1:15 – 1:45pm Current Happenings in LGO Barrett Schlegelmilch, Alexandra Qi, LGO ’18 Alumni Committee Chairs
1:45 – 2:15 pm Break
2:15 – 3:00 pm Reflections on a Career in Manufacturing Tim Copes (92) & Rod Copes (93)
3:00 – 3:45 pm Closing Don Rosenfield, MIT Senior Lecturer, Director Emeritus LGO
3:45 – 4:00 pm Farewell and Weekend Coordination Tony Gambell (04), Venkatesh Rao (04), John Sharkey (04)