Sponsors 2018


Unicorn Level Sponsors


Intrepid Control Systems

Intrepid Control Systems

Unicorn Sponsor

Intrepid Control Systems has been thriving for over 20 years, producing hardware and software tools for engineers in vehicle, Autonomy, connectivity, Automotive Ethernet, and embedded engineering. Widely recognized for its neoVI and ValueCAN series tools, Intrepid has also developed its RAD-Galaxy, RAD-Star 2 and RAD-Moon devices to interface with BroadR-Reach® / 100BASE-T1. Intrepid supports the latest networks and protocols including AUTOSAR, CAN, CAN FD, LIN, FlexRay, Automotive Ethernet, Keyword, UART, J1939, ISO 14229 and GMLAN. Along with its network of distributors, Intrepid has offices in the USA, China, Japan, Germany, India, Korea, and Australia for direct sales and support.

School of Information, University of Michigan

School of Information, University of Michigan

Unicorn Sponsor

The University of Michigan School of Information delivers innovative, elegant and ethical solutions connecting people, information and technology. The school was one of the first iSchools in the nation and is the premier institution studying and using technology to improve human-computer interactions. UMSI offers four degrees: a bachelor of science in information (BSI), a master of science in information (MSI), a doctoral degree (PhD) and jointly with the School of Public Health offers a master of health informatics (MHI). UMSI’s programs are broadly interdisciplinary. The faculty comes from many fields, from computer science to law to social networking to public health. The student body is likewise diverse, representing well over 100 majors. Each member of the University of Michigan School of Information’s scholarly community comes from a unique background, making the school stronger and helping to fulfill its mission of building a better world through technology and information. Our faculty, staff and students reflect the intellectual diversity of the broad range of social and technological sciences that make up the unique UMSI approach to information problems.

Specialist Level Sponsors


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Generalist Level Sponsors


Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters provides professionals with the intelligence, technology and human expertise they need to find trusted answers. We enable professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world’s most trusted news organization.

TD Ameritrade

TD Ameritrade

For more than 40 years, TD Ameritrade has been proud to help our clients pursue their financial goals while giving them more time to focus on what really matters in life. Everything we offer — from guidance, to powerful trading tools, to retirement resources — is built around one thing...you. Visit www.tdameritrade.com for more information.