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Bringing The FHE Community Together

Technical Council Meeting; PC 4.0; FHE Manufacturing Equipment and Process Demonstrations

NextFlex Headquarters, San Jose, CA
Cost: $0
NextFlex members (must be tier 1, 2, or 3; multiple delegates encouraged) and government only.


Wed, Aug 8

Attendance restrictions

  • 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM Government personnel and NextFlex members from Tiers 1, 2, and 3 only (multiple delegates welcome)
  • 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM Government personnel and all NextFlex members, including Observer-level (multiple delegates welcome)

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM NextFlex Technical Council Meeting

11:00 Welcome and NextFlex Updates
Database Project Update; Fab Project Update, including the flexible Arduino; Technical Working Group Co-lead Introductions
11:30 Working Lunch
11:50 New Member Benefit: Live PDK Demo
12:10 Project Call Final Reports and  Kickoff Presentations
PC 1.0

  • Manufacturing Platform Process Development for Flexible Hybrid Electronics with Focus on Manufacturing Elements for Medical Devices (GE Global Research & Binghamton University)
  • Scalable Manufacturing for a Wearable, Integrated Human Performance Monitoring System (UMass Amherst)

PC 2.0

  • Conformal Printing of Conductor and Dielectric Materials onto Complex 3D Surfaces (Lockheed)
  • Flex-Hybrid Electronic X-Band Antenna Arrays for Next Generation of Deployable Antennas (SI2)

PC 3.0

  • Disposable & Adjustable Vital Sign Monitoring Device (Binghamton University)
  • Additively Printed Circuit Elements for Antennas & Microwave (Lockheed Martin)
  • Bulk-conductivity High Density Interconnects Through R2R Seed Layer Printing and Electrodeposition (MicroConnex)
2:40 Flexible Power TWG Presentation
2:50 Roadmaps 3.0
3:20 FHE Workshop Debriefs
3:30 Break: Observer-Level Members Welcome to Join at This Time
3:45 Upcoming Events
3:55 PC 4.0 Proposal Kickoff, Discussion, and Teaming Opportunities
4:00 Government Breakout: Agency Projects & Workshops (Government Only)

5:00 Technical Council Meeting Adjourns; Networking Reception Begins

6:30 Networking Reception Ends

Thu, Aug 9

9:00am – 4:00pm NextFlex Innovation Day

Fri, Aug 10

8:00am – 12:00pm FHE Manufacturing Equipment and Process Demonstrations

  • Equipment vendor technical staff will conduct hands-on demonstrations in the cleanroom;
  • NextFlex technical staff will also conduct demonstrations of the flexible Arduino manufacturing process
  • For more details, including agenda, click here.

Thursday and Friday attendance: Government partners and all NextFlex members are welcome, including Observer-level members.


Sonesta Hotel – $199 block rate, expiring July 7th.


Book soon; limited rooms at this rate are available and rates rise quickly in this area.

  • Complimentary shuttle service 7am-10pm; service area includes SJC airport and NextFlex
  • Room service
  • Business center
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Heated outdoor pool with sun deck and lounge chairs
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service restaurant
  • Complimentary parking
  • The Pantry – available for grab and go snacks

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This link will enable you to register for the Technical Council Meeting, PC 4.0 Overview and Teaming, and Innovation Day. If you already registered, there is no need to do so again.

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