Tuesday, October 02
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Medical electronics devices sit within a complicated regulatory maze that is entirely different from other devices. Many engineers doing their first medical device hit a wall when trying to clear the compliance hurdle. Due to safety driven regulatory issues medical devices require special efforts in mechanics, electronics, and software. This...
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Mr.  Jerry Twomey

Founder Effective ELectrons, CTO of WiPow group
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  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Today, a manufacturer's success is dependent on its ability to adapt in an environment of continuous change. Market pressures are changing expectations and relationships between manufacturers and equipment suppliers. How are these changing expectations related to evolving technologies? How can technology be used to strengthen relationships between manufacturers and equipment...
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Mr  Steven Mulder

OEM Packaging Segment Leader, North America
Rockwell Automation
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Tuesday, October 02
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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A showcase of the very real complexities of medical device design, though the lens of a simple design element. Real world examples of medical electrical equipment innovation that have been moved through the development process to reach the market will be highlighted. Workshop participants will: • Walk through the design input development...
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Mr.  Ian Maclean

Director - Research & Engineering
Koven Technology
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  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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There is a critical time during the design process when the manufacturing partners should get involved. This is important because the cost of involving them at the wrong moment can be an obstacle to success. Learn first-hand how to avoid one of the most common mistakes being made in the...
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Mr.  Martin Bouliane

Founder of R&3D Engineering, now R&3D Technologies
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Tuesday, October 02
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room:   Wyland Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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While the pace of progress in medical devices is rapidly accelerating, the engineering tools used to create them have been surprisingly stagnant. The last breakthrough in Computer-Aided Design (CAD) technology was in the 1990s when most medical device companies designed and manufactured products under one roof. The limitations of old...
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Joe Dunne

Developer Relations
Onshape
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Tuesday, October 02
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Room:   Wyland Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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The medical device industry is facing an onslaught of new technologies such as mobile, IIoT, cloud, big data collection, and analytics, while under constant regulatory constraints. How are these technologies related? What problems are they trying to help solve?  Which is the most important? This session will break down these...
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Mr  Brian Vogel

Sales Executive
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Tuesday, October 02
3:35 PM - 4:05 PM

  • Room:   Wyland Center
  • Tuesday, October 02, 3:35 PM - 4:05 PM
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It’s already a tried-and-true tool for prototyping, but is additive manufacturing really a practical method for large-scale production? 3D printing has made great strides in the past 30 years in the manufacturing industry. It is a technology that has made the impossible possible and has allowed product development teams to...
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Jenna Margaria

Applications Engineer
Protolabs
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Wednesday, October 03
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Wednesday, October 03, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Collaborating with end users of any product, system, or service, is not only a potential means for active participation in the design process, instead, it is mandatory. Within the field of user experience design, user-centered design is the foundation for what we do. There are a myriad of tools and...
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Lorraine Chapman

Senior Director of Healthcare
Macadamian Technologies
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  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Wednesday, October 03, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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There are numerous challenges to overcome when entering into emerging markets. Not least of which include attention to data-driven design – impact of wearables and IoT in product design tops the list. Also included in the challenges are: supply chain integration, skill management, regulatory issues and more. Using relevant case...
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Dr.  K.V. Krishnan PhD

Vice President, Medical Devices
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Reena Daga

Director
Johari Digital Healthcare
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Wednesday, October 03
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Room:   Activity Center
  • Wednesday, October 03, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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The ongoing digital transformation with Industrial IoT isn’t about finding the needle in the haystack of big data - it’s about the relentless focus on deriving new business value from digitizing and optimizing industrial operations at thegon edge and in the cloud. The next wave of business benefits in productivity...
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Mr  Brian Vogel

Sales Executive
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Wednesday, October 03
2:10 PM - 2:40 PM

  • Room:   Wyland Center
  • Wednesday, October 03, 2:10 PM - 2:40 PM
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Learn to avoid being seduced by the “wow” factor of Virtual and Augmented Reality and instead identify, design for, and execute real world solutions that can accomplish your goals. Review examples of real world AR/VR applications and discuss solutions that illustrate the need for better understanding of good and not...
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Mr  Det Ansinn

CEO of BrickSimple
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Wednesday, October 03
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Room:   Wyland Center
  • Wednesday, October 03, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Medical device manufacturers have been reluctant to transition from paper-based DHR processes to the electronic acquisition and storage of records, and deployment of data analytics, due to the complexity and time required to roll out these systems. However, recent advances in cloud-based technology have enabled forward-thinking medical device and equipment manufacturers...
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Mr.  Gelston Howell

Senior Vice President, Sanmina Corporation
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