Seminar Program


Wednesday September 16

1:30pm Welcome Fulton Innovation  
1:35pm Wireless power and the Qi roadmap Menno Treffers Chairman, The Wireless Power Consortium
1:55pm Why not a Wire?
The case for Wireless Power
Kalyan Siddabattula Systems Engineering Manager, Texas Instruments
2:15pm The Qi test and certification program Jan-Willem Vonk Manager authorized test labs, Wireless Power Consortium
2:35pm Regulations and Type Approval Jos Remy Chairman IEC/TC108 (Safety of Audio, Video and ICT products),
Chairman Regulatory Work Group Wireless Power Consortium
3:00pm BREAK    
3:30pm Multi-mode Receiver Design Mark Estabrook Director of Strategic Marketing, MediaTek
3:50pm Coil designs for durability, integratibility and future-proofability Jacob Babcock CEO, NuCurrent
4:10pm Assessing efficiency in the real world John Perzow VP Market Development, Wireless Power Consortium
4:30pm The resonant extension of the Qi specification Fady Mishriki Chief Tesla Officer & Executive Vice President, PowerbyProxi
4:50pm Differentiating For Use Cases: Perspective on Technology Choices Laurens Swaans Director Technology Strategy, ConvenientPower


Thursday September 17

9:00am Welcome Fulton Innovation  
9:05am The market for wireless power Menno Treffers Chairman, Wireless Power Consortium
9:25am The design of automotive chargers Charlie Wu Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Freescale
9:45am BREAK opportunity to see the exhibition  
10:15am Cordless Kitchen Appliances -  a powerful new kitchen concept Hans Kablau Chairman of the Kitchen Work Group, Wireless Power Consortium
10:35am Coil specific considerations when designing a wireless power application Joerg Hantschel Global Business Development Manager, Würth Electronik
10:55am BREAK opportunity to see the exhibition  
11:25am Integration of wireless charging into office furniture Ryan Sanderson Commercial Development Manager, Aircharge
11:45am A vision of mass adoption Dave Baarman Inceptioneer, Inceptioneering



Meeting venue, hotels, and travel tips

Networking party

Drinks & dinner at Boatwerks on Lake Macatawa in the evening of September 16.

An opportunity to meet informally with suppliers, customers, and the top experts of this industry.