Academic Track

Deep dive into the value factors of this new normality.

All sessions will be in Spanish

Tuesday, October 13

Welcome to TECHSUYO 2020

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm (PT)

Welcome to TECHSUYO 2020

PeruSV, Network of peruvians working in Silicon Valley

Rosalva Gallardo, cofundadora de PeruSV

A Message from the Consulate of Peru in San Francisco

Hernando Torres-Hernandez, Consul of Peru in San Francisco

The Importance of Science and Research

Dr. Carlos Bustamante, PhD. University of California, Berkeley

 

Discussion Panel

Thursday, October 15

Panel - 60 min

Academic perspective of the professor-researcher

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (PT)

University professors have a direct impact in the professional development by sharing research, building collaboration bridges and interacting with discipline experts. In this panel, we'll discuss challenges and benefits they face while mainting an academic excelence in the classroom and institutional platform. Teachers will share experiences of directing research labs and how they became experts of their fields.

Panelists:

Prof. Marco Alvarez

U. of Rhode Island

Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Statistics

Prof. Martin Kong

University of Oklahoma

Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science

Prof. Jean Honorio

Purdue University

Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Statistics

Moderated by:

Ricardo Gonzales

University of Oxford

PhD Student in Deep Learning for Quantitative Cardiac MRI

Panel - 60 min

Researchers in the industry

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (PT)

In this panel, we'll discuss new ways to do research and develpmment in the industry, ways that promote efficiency and intellectual discovery through collaborative initiatives and new technologies. Panelists will share experiences and professional trajectories.

Panelists:

Omar Florez

Twitter

Aracely Quispe

Telescopio Espacial

James Webb de NASA

Moderated by:

Christian Pasquel

Wolfram

Thursday, October 22

Panel - 60 min

Interdisciplinary Research: Latinos at Academia

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (PT)

Interdisciplinary research is a creative experimentation that is not only critical to any forward-thinking society, but also often responsible for it. In this discussion panel our speakers will share their trajectory, interdisciplinary projects and experience while working in spaces with limitless creativity.

Panelists:

Camilo Rojas

MIT Media Lab

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Judith Amores

MIT Media Lab

PhD Student in the Fluid Interfaces

Daniel Low

MIT - Harvard University

PhD Student in Speech and Hearing Bioscience and Technology

Moderated by:

Kiko Mayorga

UTEC Garage,

Coordinador

Panel - 60 min

Mujer Latina in Tech

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (PT)

There are high barriers of entry for latin women to STEAM fields. In this panel, latin women that preach with the example will share their personal stories and cheer for the next generation of latin women in STEAM.

Panelists:

Diana Salazar

Geek Girls Latam

Natalie Gil

Latinity

Cofounder

Moderated by:

Rosalva Gallardo

Google

Data Analytics Program Manager

Thursday, October 29

Panel - 60 min

Espacios STEAM en el Perú

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (PT)

En este panel, nuestros presentadores compartirán sus experiencias en los espacios de creación que apoyan a estudiantes a crear proyectos de tecnología, generan una comunidad activa y fomentan la investigación.

Panelists:

Beno Juarez

FabLab Peru

Co-Director

Margarete Diaz Cuadros

REPU

Co-Director

Hugo Rojas

Municipalidad de Lima

Coordinador STEAM

Moderated by:

Luis Larco

Google X - Loon

Software Engineer

Panel - 60 min

5 Minutes of Fame: Student Researchers

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (PT)

Estudiantes peruanos a nivel de maestrías y doctorados nos compartirán sus proyectos de investigación en diversas áreas de tecnología.

Panelists:

Luis Sanchez

University of New Mexico

PhD Student, Image and Video Processing and Comm Lab

Alexander Rodriguez

Georgia Tech

PhD Student, Data Mining, Machine Learning

Eldy Lazaro

UC Davis

Master Student, Design

Kevin Bello

Purdue University

PhD Student, Computer Science

Arturo Deza

MIT

Postdoctoral Research Assoc.

Moderated by:

Victor Laguna

Facebook

Engineering Manager

Academic Track Mentorship

Saturday, October 24

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm (PT)

 

Las sesiones de mentoría tendrán una metodología one-to-one que te permitirán conectar con profesionales, que al igual que tú, decidieron llevar estudios de Postgrado en el extranjero.
El Apoyo y revisión de documentos para la mejora en el proceso de aplicación a maestrías y doctorados pasarán por un proceso de Pre- selección. Los participantes recibirán un correo de confirmación con los documentos requeridos y de ser seleccionados el link de acceso a la mentoría.

Mentors:

Prof. Katia Canepa

U. of California - Davis

Assistant Professor, Department of Design

Arturo Deza

MIT

Postdoctoral Research Assoc.

Sofia Espinoza

McKinsey

Engagement Manager

Rosalva Gallardo

Google

Data Analytics Program Manager

Ricardo Gonzales

University of Oxford

PhD Student in Deep Learning for Quantitative Cardiac MRI

Mayra Soto

HoloBuilder

Head of Product

Victor Laguna

Facebook

Engineering Manager

Moderated by:

Gissella Bejarano

Binghamton University

PhD Candidate Computer Science

Ricardo Gonzales

University of Oxford

PhD Student in Deep Learning for Quantitative Cardiac MRI

Organized by PeruSV

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