Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Blog

Pick your DESIGN West keynote speaker

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Oldest First | Newest First | Threaded View
SylvieBarak
User Rank
Author
re: Pick your DESIGN West keynote speaker
SylvieBarak   10/25/2012 5:02:50 PM
NO RATINGS
1) Mark Zuckerberg 2) George Takei 3) Marissa Mayer 4) Larry Ellison 5) MythBusters 6) Scott Adams - cartoonist and creator of "Dilbert" 7) Jimmy Carter (he has an engineering degree) 8) Montel Williams 9) The Rutan brothers

tb1
User Rank
Author
re: Pick your DESIGN West keynote speaker
tb1   10/26/2012 9:25:59 PM
NO RATINGS
Dr. Jonathan Clark, former NASA space shuttle crew surgeon who designed the space suit Felix Baumgartner used to recently break the 50 year old high altitude jump record, breaking the sound barrier in the process.

tb1
User Rank
Author
re: Pick your DESIGN West keynote speaker
tb1   10/26/2012 9:42:19 PM
NO RATINGS
(I should say 'oversaw the design' of the suit--it was a company called David Clarke that actually built the suit).

maryl19
User Rank
Author
re: Pick your DESIGN West keynote speaker
maryl19   10/26/2012 9:49:16 PM
NO RATINGS
Nichelle Nicols

Brian Fuller2
User Rank
Author
re: Pick your DESIGN West keynote speaker
Brian Fuller2   11/7/2012 5:45:37 PM
NO RATINGS
I second Sylvie's Myth Busters nomination... I'd add Steve Chu, DOE secretary, Nobel winner and Berkeley guy.

More Blogs
A new study comparing the Intel X86, the ARM and MIPS CPUs finds that microarchitecture is more important than instruction set architecture, RISC or CISC.
2015 is a wonderful year for anyone who has a special interest in time or simply experiences its passage.
To make its affinity-based RTOS scheduling algorithm for multicore software both testable and flexible, Green Hills is using LDRA’s lightweight code coverage tools.
At some point in the life of a technology startup company, the CEO and the founding team will be confronted with the question of whether to sell the company or not. Hopefully, the question arises in a positive context and comes from an interested buyer driven by the opportunity to deploy the new technology to a much larger user base.
The IoT, wearables, and 3D printing-focused Designers of Things conference has also partners with the IPSO Alliance to call on entrepreneurs, makers, students, and professional engineers to submit designs using IP.
Most Recent Comments
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Top Comments of the Week