September 19, 2017
The Y-Prize is a contest in which members of the Penn community compete to propose the best applications for an existing new technology. This year’s competition centers around two new nanotechnologies from the labs of Haim Bau and Rob Carpick.
Please join us for the Y-Prize Kick-off on Tuesday, September 19, 6:30–9:00 p.m. at Steinberg-Dietrich Hall Room 350. Penn faculty will explain the technologies and share details about the contest. We also invite you to stay for a networking reception immediately following the presentations!
6:30 p.m.–6:40 p.m. — Welcome & Introduction
Deputy Dean, Research & Innovation, Penn Engineering
Executive Director, Mack Institute;
Adjunct Associate Professor of Management, The Wharton School
6:40 p.m.–7:10 p.m. — About the Technology
Principal Investigator, Robert Carpick
Principal Investigator, Haim Bau
7:10 p.m.–7:20 p.m. — Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship
Senior Associate Director, Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship
7:20 p.m.–7:30 p.m. — 2016-2017 Y-Prize Winner
7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. — Networking Reception