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Panel: Beating Industry Standards for New Product Development: Getting Your Device to Market Quickly


Marc Habib (Executive Director, Labco and Strategic Partnerships, The Innovation Lab)


Mark Vreeke, PhD (Co-Founder, Chemical Angel Network)

Nadder Sahar, PhD (Director of Innovation, MPE, Inc.)

Peter Tortorici (Senior Manager, Medtronic)

Location: 210B

Date: Thursday, February 8

Time: 8:30am - 10:00am

Pass Type: Conference (Paid) - Get your pass now!

Conference Track: MD&M: Product Development Best Practices

Vault Recording: TBD

A number of factors come into play when taking your device from napkin sketch through manufacturing. What are the key areas to focus on? What expertise must you have? This panel will help you prioritize your efforts, so that you can speed your device to market with success.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Leveraging partnerships and expertise to create a strong team
  • Developing requirements as a cross-functional, collaborative effort
  • Knowing when you are ready for prototyping
  • Planning your manufacturing and supply chain needs in advance
  • Early adoption of test and manufacturing plans