PARC Innovations Update, August 2013 Issue – SENSOR Receives Popular Science Accolades; CCNxCon2013; Expansion in Japan

popular-scinece-wave-length-shift-detecorSPOTLIGHT – Popular Science Names PARC’s SENSOR Battery Management System as One of “Three Biggest Aviation Advances From This Year” 

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japan-officeJAPAN – PARC Expands With New Tokyo Office
PARC currently engages with many Innovation Services clients and partners in Japan, including Dentsu, Hitachi, Honda, Panasonic Corporation, Sony, and more. We recently opened a new Tokyo office to support both existing partnerships and the rapid growth in new innovation and training relationships with corporations based in the region.

Q&A with PARC’s Japan Regional Leader Makio Sasa




ccnx-conferenceCCNxCon2013 – Networking’s Best and Brightest Converge at PARC
Taking place September 5 – 6 at PARC, the third annual CCNxCon2013 is a community meeting and gathering for researchers and developers interested in learning more about or already working with Content-Centric Networking (CCN) architecture and/or CCNx Open Source platform.

Join us to connect with the brightest technologists in networking. CCNxCon2013 is free to attend and registration is required by August 20 in order to participate. Corporate sponsorships are also available now.  Please feel free to email engage at parc dot com for more information.



cleantech-openPARTNERSHIP – PARC and The Cleantech Open to Accelerate Sustainable Technologies in the U.S. 
The Cleantech Open, the world’s largest cleantech accelerator, is partnering with PARC to promote the formation and development of cleantech startups.

Joining Chevron, University of Phoenix, and Wells Fargo, PARC is now a National Sponsor and will help promising cleantech entrepreneurs gain access to our proven approaches for bringing innovative technologies to market.



work-with-parcOPPORTUNITY KNOCKS – Work With PARC
PARC provides custom R&D services, technology, expertise, best practices, and intellectual property to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, startups, and government agencies and partners.

How can PARC help your company grow?  From innovation services that help you identify and act on untapped market opportunities for new products or services to implementing cutting-edge technologies through open innovation, we help you reduce the risk and accelerate your path to success.

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EVENTS – See PARC on the road this fall!

Frost & Sullivan GIL, San Jose
September 10
Janos Veres  — “Printed and Flexible Electronics: From Smart Labels to the Space Station”

Single Cause: Two Perspectives at PARC Forum
September 12
Register here to attend

Inside 3D Conference & Expo, San Jose
September 17
Janos Veres — “Printed Electronics: Adding Intelligence to Additive Manufacturing”

The Battery Show, Lovi, MI
September 18
Scott Elrod — “Using High-Throughput Printing to Enhance Battery Structure and Increase Energy Density” session

See all events here



Coming to a Printer Near You:  Electronics Manufacturing – CNET
Robert Scoble Visits PARC — Innovation Exhibit Tour and Interview with Mike Kuniavsky – Scobleizer
Robert Scoble Visits PARC — Inkjet Printed Circuits – Scobleizer
ARPA-E Awardee PARC Aims to Change the Way We Think About Batteries – ARPA-E
The Next Manufacturing Revolution Is Not 3D. It’s Software – PARC’s Leon Wong contributes to Techonomy
Does 3D Printing Have a Future? – Assembly Magazine

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