Day One, Thursday, August 22, 2019

Start Time Entrepreneur Center
900 East Main Street
TRADE SHOW – AKASHA BREWING
909 EAST MARKET STREET
Lincoln Elementary School
930 E Main Street
Louisville, KY 40206
U of L Engineering Garage
1960 Arthur Street
Louisville, KY 40208
U of L Trager Institute
300 E Market Street #200
Louisville, KY 40202
Music & Dinner
7:30 am
  • Registration Opens
  • Hot Breakfast for Attendees
  • Tradeshow Setup (opens 10 am)
  • Networking
       
8:00 am GARY BOUCH, Founder, Oxinas Partners Wealth Management
“Investment Trends: What We Are Seeing in Tech”
       
9:00 am

National or International Technology Keynote

       
10:00 am

TRADESHOW OPENS


PANEL DISCUSSION, “Reframing Cybersecurity and IoT: Today’s Challenges and Answers"

Panelists:


JOSH CHOU, Security Analyst, CyberReason


STEPHEN REYNOLDS, Cybersecurity and IoT Attorney, Ice Miller

       
11:00 am

CYBER SECURITY TRACK PANEL

“What We Are Up Against & How We Cope: A Corporate Perspective”
Moderator: SHERI DONAHUE, Past National President, Infragard

 

Panelists:


GUI COZZI , Security Consultant, Dean, Dorton, & Ford


PETE DEDES, Forensic Examiner Consultant, Avertium

       
Noon Lunch on Your Own
Visit Nearby Restaurants
Interactive: Code Jumper Demo
Techfest Conference Room
Attendance: First 20 people to arrive
LARRY SKUTCHAN, Director of Technology Product Research, American Printing House for the Blind
LESLIE FARR KNOX, Director of Marketing and Communication of American Printing House for the Blind
       
1:00 pm

Data Analytics Panel Discussion: A Conversation on Framing Success in Data Analytics
JASON CRISMORE, Director of Business Intelligence and Analytics, Appriss
SUSAN OLSON, Chief Operating Officer, Edj Analytics

       
2:00 pm “What’s Next: Looking at the Technical Power of Wifi 6 (aka 802.11AX)”
GREG KAMER, Principal Systems Engineer, Ruckus Networks
   

Special Event:   Our Aging Innovation Capital:  A Look at Key Tech

 
3:00 pm BRYAN PERDUE, Founder, Ibex Software
“Low Code That Can Work for Multiple Applications: A Deep Dive on Example Sets”
Youth Activity – TechFest Debate: Middle and High School “Technology Privacy? That’s Debatable”
Sponsored by The League Pro.
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  Panel Presentation: Mini healthcare startup showcase
4:00 pm Tradeshow ends at 4:00 pm

Event Begins: Marwood-TALK’s Rad Science Skateboard Build Program for College-Age Students

Skateboard Event ends by 9:00 pm

 

Click here for details.

Cocktail Hour for all TechFest Attendees  
5:00 pm

 

   
6:00 pm        
7:00 – 10:00 pm       Music and Dinner Event: Ticket price and location TBD
           

Day Two, Friday, August 23, 2019

Start Time Entrepreneur Center
900 East Main Street
TRADE SHOW – AKASHA BREWING
909 EAST MARKET STREET
Lincoln Elementary School
930 E Main Street
Louisville, KY 40206
U of L Engineering Garage
1960 Arthur Street
Louisville, KY 40208
8:00 am
  • Continental Breakfast for Attendees
  • Tradeshow Setup (opens 10 am)
  • Networking
   
8:30 am Your Tech Council Updates
DAWN YANKEELOV
Executive Director, TALK (Technology Association of Louisville, Kentucky)
   
9:00 am

Keynote Speaker: KONRAD KONARSKI
Senior Practice Head – Artificial Intelligence & IoT
V-Soft Labs
“Roadmapping Artificial Intelligence for the Enterprise”

   
10:00 am

TRADESHOW OPENS


DEMETRIUS GRAY, Founder, Weathercheck (Topic TBD)

   
11:00 am Main Room: “Code Jumper: Coding With and For the Blind”
LARRY SKUTCHAN, Director of Technology Product Research, American Printing House for the Blind
LESLIE FARR KNOX, Director of Marketing and Communication of American Printing House for the Blind
   
11:30-Noon

“A Midwest Model for Entrepreneurial Ecosystems ”
ALEX DAY
Co-Founder and CEO, Sheltowee Business Network

       
Noon

Keynote Speaker – MARK LONG
UF Innovate, Director of Incubation Services
“How to Build a Large-Scale Incubator/Accelerator Ecosystem: Lessons for UF Innovate”
Luncheon for All Attendees and Tradeshow People

   
1:00 pm “CyberSecurity: Tales from the Front”
GENE PRICE, Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy, Fleet Cyber Command
2:00 pm “Using Blockchain In Health Care” sponsored by Frost Brown Todd LLC
KYLE CULVER, Lead Enterprise Architect, Humana
KAT KUZMESKAS, CEO and Co-Founder, Simplyvital Health
   
3:00 pm “How Tech Informs Water & Air Issues”
TED SMITH, Director of Center for Health Air, Water and Soil, Evirome Institute at UofL School of Medicine
Youth Activity – TechFest Debate: Middle and High School “Technology Privacy? That’s Debatable”
Sponsored by The League Pro.
Click here for details.
 
4:00 pm Splunk cocktails from 4:00-6:00

Event Begins: Marwood-TALK’s Rad Science Skateboard Build Program for College-Age Students

Skateboard Event ends by 9:00 pm

 

Click here for details.

5:00 pm Tradeshow Ends
6:00 pm    
7:00 – 9:00 pm    
       

Day 4, Saturday, August 24, 2019 Event: Marwood-TALK’s Rad Science Skateboard Build for College-Age Students / Skateboard Event