My Talks

Selected Recent Talks and Downloadable Materials:

  • Invited Keynote: “Innovation 101: How to Take Your Innovation Forward! For Engineers and Technical Experts”, Presented at Juniper.  (Slides are not posted for this talk), 10/28/2015.
  • Invited Session: Open Innovation 101, Techmatch Slovakia, 10/2015 (Slides: Open-Innovation-101)
  • Invited Session: University to Industry Open Innovation, Techmatch Slovakia, 10/2015 (Slides: University-Industry-Open-Innovation)
  • Keynote, Fostering Innovation Ecosystems through Policy and Culture, IEEE/ICE International Technology & Management Conference, Belfast Ireland, June 22-24
  • Sidhu, Lavian, Howell, R&D Models for Advanced Development & Corporate Research Understanding Six Models of Advanced R&D, IEEE/ICE Conference, Belfast Ireland, June 22-24, 2015, (paper)
  • Sidhu, Deletraz, Effect of Comfort Zone on Entrepreneurship Potential, Innovation Culture, and Career Satisfaction, ASEE Conference, Seattle, June 14-17 (link), (slides)
  • Sidhu, Singer, Johnsson, Suoranta, Introducing the Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship – a Game-Based Teaching Approach_ American Society for Engineering Education, ASEE June 14-17, 2015 (link)(slides)
  • Silicon Valley, “An Insider View: A successful model for fostering innovation”, Shantou University, May 2015.
  • Innovation Culture and Management Practice, FDC Business School, BH, Brazil, May 13, 2015 [Download]
  • NASSCOM, Pune, India Oct 8-9, 2014
    • Keynote: New Models for Advanced R&D and Open Incubation for today’s Modern Companies [Download]
    • Master Class: Data Driven Business Models [Download]
  • Workshop on  Innovation and Clusters, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, May 19, 2014, [Download].
  • Data Driven Business Models, Invited Talk, GE Software, San Ramon, CA, April 2014 [Download Slides Here]
  • Invited Talk, Samsung “Effective Innovation”,  San Jose, May 24, 2013.
  • Panel Moderator, TIE Silicon Valley and UC Berkeley event, “Fulfilling Entrepreneurial Dreams in Large Firms”, 10/24/2012.
  • Invited Talk, “IP Strategies for University Based Startups”, and invited panel session, “Programs beyond 2011″ at the 2011 Kauffman Foundation Sponsored Workshop on Graduate Education in Technology Commercialization, Georgia Tech, February 24, 2011. [Download A Framework”, CET Engineering Leadership Technical Brief, 11-2010 linksummary]

Archive of Invited Talks and Panel Sessions

  • Invited Talk, Evolution of Advanced R&D, at Lam Research Headquarters, Fremont, CA, February 20, 2015
  • Invited Talk, New Models for Advanced R&D, at Ericsson Research Headquarters, Sweden, Nov 8, 2014
  • Invited Lecture at the ETH, Business Model Innovation, Nov 4, 2014
  • Invited Talk, New Models for Advanced R&D and Open Incubation for today’s Modern Companies, Keynote NASSCOM Engineering Summit, Pune India, Oct 9, 2014 (slides)
  • Master Class, Data Driven Business Models – What are the top 8 ways that data is monetized?NASSCOM Engineering Summit, Pune India, Oct 9, 2014, (slides)
  • Invited Talk, IIT Mumbai, School Of Management and ENT 801 Class, Sharing Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship, Nov 7, 2014
  • Workshop on  Innovation and Clusters, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, May 19, 2014, [Download Slides Here].
  • Data Driven Business Models, Invited Talk, GE Software, San Ramon, CA, April 2014 [Download Slides Here]
  • Invited Talk, “Engineering Leadership and Venture Creation”, Science & Creativity Annual Conference 2013 hosted by KOFAC (Foundation), Korea, Dec 4-6, 2013
  • Invited Talk, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: What Can Go Right and Wrong?, University of Illinois, October 2013.
  • Invited Talk, Samsung “Effective Innovation”,  San Jose, May 24, 2013.
  • Invited Talk, Qualcomm, “Generating ROI from Innovation”, San Jose, April 29, 2013.
  • Invited Talk, Danish Technical University, “Return on Innovation: Insights in Engineering Leadership & Innovation Models”, April 10, 2013
  • Upcoming: Keynote, “The Future of Open Models for Diabetic Care”, Diabetes Mine 2012 Innovation Summit, Stanford California, November 16, 2012
  • Panel Moderator, TIE Silicon Valley and UC Berkeley event, “Fulfilling Entrepreneurial Dreams in Large Firms”, 10/24/2012.
  • Invited Lectures: Global Engineering Leadership, HKUST, ETH, Tsinghua, October 2012.
  • Invited Talk, “Disruption and Business Model Adaptation”, at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, October 9, 2012.
  • Invited Panel, NSF and NCIIA Sponsored Lean Launch Workshop, UC Berkeley, 8/22/2012.
  • Invited Session, “Global Snapshot: Trends in Entrepreneurship Education and Policy Around the World” at the Roundtable for Entrepreneurship Education – Middle East / North America 2011, Higher Colleges of Technology, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, March 7, 2011.
  • Invited Talk, “IP Strategies for University Based Startups”, and invited panel session, “Programs beyond 2011″ at the 2011 Kauffman Foundation Sponsored Workshop on Graduate Education in Technology Commercialization, Georgia Tech, February 24, 2011.
  • Invited Talk, “A Framework for Opportunity Recognition”, at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, September 28, 2010.
  • Invited Keynote, “How to Build a Center of Innovation”, King Saud University,  March 2010.
  • Distinguished Innovator Speaker, “Lessons from Innovation” Tsinghua University, Oct 2009.
  • Panel Session, Healthcare in India, IIT Kharagpur, Oct 2009.
  • Keynote Speaker, “On Educating Global Technology Leaders,” Tsinghua University May 2008.
  • Keynote Speaker, “EBRF Conference”, September 2007 Finland.
  • Invited Talk, “Global Technology Leaders”, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, June 2007.
  • Invited Panel Session & Moderator, “What Engieers Need to Know”, Georgia Tech, TI:GER program conference, Atlanta Georgia, Feb 9, 2007.
  • Invited Panel Session, “Panel, Early Stage Funding”, Emerging technology Forum, Palo Alto July 18, 2006
  • Invited Talk, “Entrepreneurial Engineering at the University of Illinois”, College of Agriculture Deans Conference, Purdue University 2003.
  • Invited Talk, “Technology Commercialization Trends for Educators” Coleman Track, USABE 2003.
  • National Wireless Engineering Conference, “Deployment issues for 3G”, Richardson TX, Feb. 2002
  • IEEE Globecom, Invited Talk on trends in 3G Wireless, San Antonio Texas, Nov 2001.
  • Invited talk UCLA, “Scaling Issues for 3G Networks”, Mobile Internet Conference, Nov 2001.
  • Invited talk as Charter Member of TIE, “3G Wireless Trends” Rosemont IL, June 2001.
  • SIP Conference, Geneva Switzerland, Invited Talk as Board of Director of SIP Forum Organization, May 2001.
  • SIP Euroforum Conference, Invited Talk, ”Exploring the opportunities for network operators to target and attract the SME sector with SIP service”, London, March 2001
  • Pulver Executive Summit, Invited Talk, Sophia Antipolis, France, Feb 2001
  • Internet Telephony Expo, “SIP And Interoperability: A Discussion Of The Challenges & Opportunities” San Diego, October 2000
  • Networld Interop Panel Session “IP Telephony Standards and Interoperability”, Sept 2000.
  • Dell Direct Connect, Austin Texas, “IP Telephony – Industry Perspective” Sept 2000
  • Pulver’s Voice on the Net Conference, “SIP Client Summit”, Sept 2000.
  • Broadband Year 2000, “IP Telephony for ISPs”, San Jose, CA June 2000
  • SIP 2000 Paris, Invited talk and paper, “IP Centrex with SIP”, Hotel Sofitel, May 2000
  • Sidhu, “IP Centrex: Basics and Compelling Factors”, Pulver Voice on the Net Executive Summit , Feb 14-15, 2000 Sophia Anaopolis, France.
  • Voice on the Net, VON 99 Atlanta, Session Chairman, “Enterprise Applications” with Nokia, 3Com, and AT&T, Sept 1999.
  • Voice on the Net, VON 99 Atlanta, “Industry Keynote with John Hart”, September 1999.
  • Voice on the Net, VON Europe, Helsinki Finland, “SIP Update” Invited Talk, June 1999.
  • International Symposium of Internet Telephony, Standards Evolution of Internet Telephony with SIP and MGCP”, Vancouver, BC, May 1999, Invited Talk.
  • Sidhu, Internet Quality of Service Models”, National Communication Forum, (Invited Talk), Chicago, IL 1996.
  • Jordan and Sidhu, ORCA, Invited Talk”, 1993.