Siemens Info Session
Speakers: Dr. Arturo Pizano, Program Manager University Collaboration
Date: October 23, 2017
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Gates Building, room 104
Dinner will be served!
This event is for the Stanford community and invited guests only, please bring your Stanford ID card.
Please RSVP via handshake: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/97395
Siemens is a global powerhouse focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of systems for power generation and transmission as well as medical diagnosis. In infrastructure and industry solutions the company plays a pioneering role. In this presentation we will illustrate ways in which Siemens’ products, services and solutions are being deployed to address some of the most critical problems we face today.
Dr. Arturo Pizano heads the University Collaboration Program of Siemens Corporation, Corporate Technology, the central R&D arm of Siemens in the United States. In this function he is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with strategic university partners in the region. Dr. Pizano joined Siemens in 1993 as a Research Scientist with a background in computer systems and data management. Subsequently he assumed positions as Project and Program Manager as well as Head of the Multimedia and Video Technology Department where he oversaw the development of next generation multimedia technologies for integration into the company's products in the mobile communications field. Before joining Siemens he worked at the Software Research Center of Ricoh Corporation. Dr. Pizano holds a M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from UCLA, and BSc. degree in Actuarial Sciences from the National Autonomous University of Mexico.