Photonics Society Chapter Presentation at the 2018 Rochester Section Joint Chapters Meeting




The IEEE Photonics Society Rochester Chapter has a speaker presentation at the Section's joint chapters meeting (JCM) on March 28th, 2018. The technical sessions are free to attend for IEEE members.  Reservations are required to attend the dinner and keynote presentation.  Please find details and register for the JCM at:

  Date and Time




  • Louise Slaughter Hall
  • 78 Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Rochester, New York
  • United States 14623
  • Building: RIT Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies Conference Center
  • Room Number: Building 78

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  • Starts 12 February 2018 10:42 AM
  • Ends 28 March 2018 10:42 AM
  • All times are US/Eastern
  • No Admission Charge
  • Register


Dr. Sujatha Ramanujan
Dr. Sujatha Ramanujan of Luminate


Opportunities for growth and investment in Optics, Photonics and Imaging


Sujatha Ramanujan is serial entrepreneur and seasoned executive with 25 years of experience in Clinical Devices and in Consumer Electronics. Sujatha has started, built and grown three startup businesses in cardiac surgical equipment, optical communications and nano materials. In addition, as CTO and Product Line Manager of Mammography CAD and Pediatric Businesses within Kodak and Carestream, her team developed and launched clinical equipment and Clinical IT on every continent. Sujatha has held scientific, technical leadership, and laboratory head positions in Chrysler Corporation, GE, Kodak, Carestream, and Intrinsiq Materials. She holds 28 issued US patents. As a corporate investor for Kodak, then later working with regional investment councils she provides guidance to start-ups, M&A strategies for growing businesses and vetting of technologies to investors. She has served on investment advisories in US, Canada, and Israel.

Dr. Ramanujan holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan and is an Executive Board Member of the National Women’s Hall of Fame.

Address:Luminate, High Tech Rochester, New York, United States



     IEEE Photonics Society (Room SLA 2140) 

     (Title TBD) Sujatha Ramanujan, Luminate Inc.