Sixth Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition

Event Date: March 4, 2022

Winners Finalists Judges Emcee Event Photos

Master of Ceremonies

Philip Schneider

Philip Schneider.

Dr. Philip Schneider graduated with his PhD. in Electrical Engineering from the University at Buffalo and now leads the Research and Development team at local tech Unicorn company, ACV. His research has proven highly beneficial and innovative to both the scientific and automotive community as demonstrated through his publications and numerous patents. His team was responsible for developing some ACV’s flagship technologies like the Virtual Lift™ and Audio Motor Profile (AMP) and continues to push the boundaries in the automotive tech space. He currently sits on the Western New York’s Invention Convention Board and plays an active role in the region’s start-up community.