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Tuesday | 8:25 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 8:30 am

Biocompatibility and Testing: Half-Day Workshop for Medical Device Manufacturing

Speakers: Phillip G. Smiraldo, Ph.D., DABT  (NAMSA), Amarjit “Al Luniwal, PhD, DABT  (NAMSA)

Location: 207A

Track: Sponsored Session

Opening Keynote Panel: Tech Disruptors Transforming the Robotics Revolution

Moderator: Lori Jordan  (Microsoft)

Panelists: David Noonan  (Auris), Hari Nayar  (Nasa Jet Propulsion Laboratory), Brian Schmitz  (Stryker)

Location: 210A/B

Opening Keynote: De-Scheduling Cannabis: The Road Ahead

Speaker: Andrew Kline  (National Cannabis Industry Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 9:10 am

A New Wagon: You Don't Have to Reinvent the Wheel, Just Attach it to a New Wagon

Speaker: Jaime Lewis  (NEO Alternatives/Root 66)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 9:30 am

MD&M Innovation Lab

Location: Back of Hall E

Track: MD&M Innovation Lab

Tuesday | 9:40 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Len Czuba  (Czuba Enterprises, Inc.)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Craig Coombs  (Coombs Medical Device Consulting, Inc.)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Srihari Yamanoor  (Designbly)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairpersons: Frank Pokrop  (Quidel Corporation), Marcelo Trevino  (Agendia)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Stefan Nusser  (Fetch Robotics)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Kate Stephenson, PhD  (Dyad Engineering)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Tuesday | 9:45 am

3D Printing with Metal — What's New, What's Next & How Much Will it Cost?

Moderator: Kate Stephenson, PhD  (Dyad Engineering)

Panelists: George Morar  (Protolabs), Melanie Lang  (Formalloy), Jacob Rindler  (Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Driving Transformational Innovation Through Data Governance

Speaker: Doug Billings  (Deloitte)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

Factory Reboot — Introducing New Technology & Blood into Your Operation

Moderator: Rob Spiegel  (Informa Markets)

Panelists: Will Healy III  (Balluff), Kristian Hulgard  (OnRobot), Stefan Nusser  (Fetch Robotics)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Innovative Design Tools for a UX-Centric Design

Moderator: Srihari Yamanoor  (Designbly)

Panelists: Russell Branaghan, PhD  (Research Collective), Roger Mazzella  (The Qt Company), Philip Remedios  (BlackHagen Design)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

Keeping up with the Digital Health Revolution

Moderator: Meg Kedrowski  (Boston Consulting Group)

Panelists: Ron Kamienchick  (Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries), Alex Dukic  (Boston Scientific), Alessio Pigazzi, MD, PhD  (Department of Surgery, UC Irvine), Beth Andrews  (Moving Analytics Inc.)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

The Unique Polymer Property Requirements for Medical Devices in Contact with Pharmaceuticals

Speaker: Sarah Clark  (Eli Lilly)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

Tuesday | 9:50 am

Coffee Break

Location: Room 304

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 10:00 am

The Snack Shack at WestPack

Location: Anaheim Convention Center Lobby

Track: Snack Shack

Tuesday | 10:15 am

Packaging CBD and the Environment

Speaker: David McLain  (Printpack, Inc.)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 10:25 am

How Wearable Devices, Smartphones & AI Are Changing the Face of Healthcare

Speaker: Mitch Freeman, BS  (Ocutrx Vision Technologies, LLC)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Tuesday | 10:30 am

The Impact of Foreign Materials

Speaker: Fred Pisacane  (Foamtec Medical/Foamtec International LLC.)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Tuesday | 10:45 am

A Look at The Transformation of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Moderator: Amanda Pedersen  (MD+DI)

Panelists: Kyle Miller, MD  (Intuitive Surgical), Gianluca De Novi, PhD  (Xsurgical), Christopher Macomber, MD, MBA  (Allina Health Surgical Specialists, Abbott Northwestern Hospital)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

Designing to Evoke the Right User Response

Speaker: Jeevak Badve  (Sundberg-Ferar Product Innovation Studio)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

Material Innovations for Medical Devices and Pharmaceutical Applications

Speaker: Vipul Dave', PhD  (Johnson & Johnson)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

Panel: Strategies for Implementing the New EU MDR Requirements

Moderator: Marcelo Trevino  (Agendia)

Panelists: Vinay Goyal  (Consultant), Jim Talbot  (Zap Surgical), Anthony Rizzo  (BSI Medical Devices), Kerri Casino  (Edwards LifeSciences)

Speaker: Kim Trautman  (NSF International)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

Sponsored Session — Debunking Misconceptions: How Additive Manufacturing Is Really Being Used & What to Expect in the Future

Speaker: Lewis Simms  (Stratasys Direct Manufacturing)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Sponsored Session: How to Apply Cobots in Packaging Applications

Speaker: David Lopez  (FANUC America)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Tuesday | 10:55 am

Ethical and Moral Challenges of CBD Packaging Panel Discussion: Sustainability and Beyond

Moderator: Peter Schmitt  (Montesino)

Panelist: David McLain  (Printpack, Inc.)

Speaker: Jaime Lewis  (NEO Alternatives/Root 66)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 11:00 am

Investments at the Convergence of MedTech, Materials, and Automation: 2020 and Beyond

Moderator: Danny Piper  (NewCap Partners)

Panelists: Rose Catherine  (Solvay), Shri Shetty  (PrinterPrezz), Ryan Martin  (Midwest Composites), Calvin Chen  (CrossLinkBio, Inc.)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

The Future of Manufacturing is CoDevelopment

Speaker: Malcolm Knapp  (Tempo Automation, Inc.)

Location: Design Dome

Track: Design Dome

VC Genius Bar

Location: Back of Hall E

Track: MD&M Innovation Lab

Tuesday | 11:20 am

Global Packaging Regulations of CBD

Speakers: Jair Calixto  (Sindusfarma Brazil), Raquel Marcolongo  (ANVISA)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 11:30 am

Reduction of Particulate Matter on Medical Devices

Speaker: Lynn Zhang  (Eurofins EAG Laboratories)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Tuesday | 11:45 am

Critical Material Performance Considerations for Successful Development, Design and Validation of Medical Device Packaging: A Global Perspective

Speakers: Wes Peer  (Eastman Chemical Company), Renato Acosta  (Eastman), Tina Barrett  (Eastman)

Location: 211AB

Track: Lunch & Learn

Winning the Med Device Design and Manufacturing Race

Speaker: Jeff Schipper  (Protolabs)

Location: 212AB

Track: Lunch & Learn

Tuesday | 12:00 pm

Conference Lunch Roundtable: Funding Strategies for Entrepreneurs

Moderators: DC Palter  (Chemical Angel Network), Matt Sand  (3DEO)

Speaker: Darcey Howard  (Coconut Bliss)

Location: 213AB

Conference Lunch Roundtable: Leadership & Peer Mentoring

Moderators: Sarah Clark  (Eli Lilly), Eri Hirumi  (Microvention), Kate Stephenson, PhD  (Dyad Engineering)

Location: 213AB

Conference Lunch Roundtable: Women in Engineering

Moderators: Lori Jordan  (Microsoft), Melanie Lang  (Formalloy), Nicole Osmer  (Health + Commerce)

Location: 213AB

Pitfalls & Opportunity: Laser-Cut Tubes for Delivery Systems That Perform

Speaker: Todd Dickson  (Lumenous Device Technologies)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Track: Design Dome

Robotics State of the Industry

Speaker: Edward Mehr  (Machina Labs)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Tuesday | 12:05 pm

Harmonization of CBD Packaging: International Regulatory Panel Discussion

Moderator: Peter Schmitt  (Montesino)

Panelist: Jair Calixto  (Sindusfarma Brazil)

Speakers: Raquel Marcolongo  (ANVISA), Jaime Lewis  (NEO Alternatives/Root 66)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 12:30 pm

Accelerating Medical Device Development

Speaker: Steven Charlebois, PhD  (MED Institute Inc.)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Networking Lunch

Location: Room 304

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 1:00 pm

Medical Doppler Design & Prototyping

Speakers: Jim Apfel  (Sparton), Micheal Scheidnes  (Sparton)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Track: Design Dome

Robotic Surgery: Visions of the Future

Moderator: Shana Leonard  (Informa Markets)

Panelists: Harel Gadot  (MEDX Ventures Group), Gianluca De Novi, PhD  (Xsurgical), Eric Steuben  (PROCEPT BioRobotics)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Tuesday | 1:15 pm

A Guide to Multi-Material 3D Printing

Speaker: Jacob Rindler  (Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Advances in Prolonged Field Care Enabled by Wearable Diagnostics

Speaker: Steven Hansen  (Odin Technologies, LLC)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

EU MDR & IVDR Compliance: Tales from the Trenches

Speaker: Kim Walker  (Kim Walker Consulting)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

Panel of Industry Experts: Sustainability, Environmental Responsibility & the Medical Device Community

Moderator: Len Czuba  (Czuba Enterprises, Inc.)

Panelists: Frank Pokrop  (Quidel Corporation), Vipul Dave', PhD  (Johnson & Johnson), Rob Chase  (NewGen Surgical), Nick Packet  (Dupont)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

The Smart Factory: You Have All the Data, What Do You Do With it?

Speakers: John Danese  (Birlasoft), Tej Sarup  (Birlasoft)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Update on FDA Regulation of CBD

Speaker: Frederick A. Stearns  (Keller and Heckman LLP)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wearables vs. Implantables: The Battle for User Adoption

Speakers: Ben Zwillinger  (Product Creation Studio), Scott Thielman  (Product Creation Studio)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

Tuesday | 1:30 pm

Packaging Trends Leading to Increased 483's

Speaker: Wendy Mach  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Tuesday | 1:55 pm

FDA's Regulation of Cannabis and its Derivatives as Food Additives and in Food Contact

Speaker: Deborah Attwood  (Steptoe & Johnson LLP)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 2:00 pm

Interface Design Solutions: An Introduction into Membrane Switches; Graphic Overlay & Backlightling Solutions

Speaker: Rick Gagne  (Ampco Manufacturer's Inc.)

Location: 207D

Track: Sponsored Session

Master the Secret Weapon for Product Performance: An Introduction to Porous Polymers

Speaker: Avi Robbins  (Porex Corporation)

Location: 207A

Track: Sponsored Session

SOLVE by Design: Heart Attack Prevention

Speaker: Jamie Hartford  (Informa Markets)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Speed Networking

Location: Networking Zone, Booth 244

Track: Speed Networking

The Economics of Flexible Packaging

Moderator: Lisa Pierce  (Packaging Digest)

Panelists: Kelly Williams  (Futamura Group), Mike Watson  (Olivarez Honey Bees), Raúl El-Fakdi  (Comexi)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Tuesday | 2:05 pm

3D Printing with Metal: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Speaker: Matt Sand  (3DEO)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Bioelectronic Medicine- Redefining Medical Treatment

Moderator: Omar Ford  (MD+DI)

Panelists: Gulam Emadi  (SetPoint Medical), Jerry Ok  (Second Sight Medical Products, Inc.), Barry Keenan  (BioSig Technologies), Patrick Ganzer  (Batelle)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

Bridging User Needs & Design Requirements

Speaker: Saher Bishara  (Medtronic Diabetes)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

How to Design an Easy to Maintain Risk Management System

Speaker: Mark Rutkiewicz  (Innovize)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

What's Next for Smart Manufacturing using Multi Experience Low Code Application Development Environments: A Conversation with a Leading Industry Expert

Speaker: Bill Boswell  (Siemens Digital Industries Software)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Tuesday | 2:15 pm

Creating Your Smart Factory to Drive Value and Insights Within Your Organization

Speakers: Terri Hiskey  (Epicor Software Corporation), Elizabeth Cain  (Epicor Software Corporation), Michael Crismon  (Epicor Software Corporation)

Location: 211AB

Track: Sponsored Session

Tuesday | 2:30 pm

Advanced Power Delivery for Medical Systems: Phasium Power's State-of-the-Art Products Based on Digital Logic Control & Power Management

Speaker: Robin Schneider  (Phasium)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Tuesday | 2:35 pm

Cannabis Producers, Packaging, and the Law

Speaker: Kimberly Simms, Esq.  (The Law Office of Kimberly R. Simms)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 3:00 pm

Space: The Final Frontier for Advanced Manufacturing

Speaker: Jack Frederick  (Rocket Science & Leadership)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Tuesday | 3:15 pm

An Engineer’s Perspective on the Advancements of the “Wearable”

Speaker: Mark Brinkerhoff  (Fusion Design)

Location: 210A

Beyond Usability: Why Requirements Aren't Enough to Make Sure You Win in The Marketplace

Speaker: Brian Mullins  (Kablooe Design)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

Coffee Break

Location: Room 304

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Effect of Moisture on Properties of Polycarbonate: Improving Device Appearance

Speakers: George Yule  (Plastics Network Resources LLC), Bill Baskind  (WSB Engineering)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

How Additive Manufacturing is Disrupting Aerospace

Speaker: Melissa Orme, PhD  (Boeing)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Is Generation Z Ready for Plant Floor Technology?

Speaker: Keith Barr  (Leading2Lean LLC)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

The Impact of IVDR Requirements on Manufacturers & Strategies

Speaker: Jon Goveia  (Abbott)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

Tuesday | 3:30 pm

Keeping Medical Equipment Clean and Durable: PC Copolymer Technology Innovations that Improve Chemical Resistance against Hospital Disinfectants

Speakers: Manish Nandi  (SABIC), Nithin Raikar  (SABIC)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Tuesday | 3:40 pm

Harmonizing Child-Resistant Standards

Speaker: Walt Berghahn  (Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 4:00 pm

Understanding 5G: A Market & Technology Update

Speaker: Chris Pearson  (5G Americas)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Tuesday | 4:05 pm

Are AI-Powered Devices Really the Future for Healthcare?

Moderator: Omar Ford  (Informa Markets)

Panelists: Dave Saunders  (Galen Robotics), Abdul Halabi  (NVIDIA), Beth Andrews  (Moving Analytics Inc.), Ron Kamienchick  (Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

DIY Robot Operating Systems for Manufacturing Production Lines

Speaker: Michael Anderson  (The PTR Group)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Developing Innovative Regulatory Plans for New Products

Speaker: Eri Hirumi  (Microvention)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Keeping Up & Staying Compliant with Global & FDA Regulations

Smart Automotive Production Using Additive Manufacturing

Speaker: Kevin Creehan  (Wipro)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

The Development, Manufacturing, and Characterization of Combination Products for Next-Gen Healthcare

Moderator: Nicholas DiFranco  (Lubrizol Life Science - Health)

Panelists: Susan Neadle  (Johnson & Johnson), James Wabby  (Allergen), Paul Lindstrom  (AstraZeneca)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: User-Centered Design Strategies & Tactics for Faster Product Development

The Latest Advanced Processing Factors Affecting the Plastics Used in Medical Devices

Speakers: Cheryl Weckle  (Trinseo LLC), Gustavo Varca  (E-Beam Services, Inc.)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

Tuesday | 4:20 pm

Child-Resistant Package Protocol Testing

Speaker: Richard Ward  (Perritt Laboratories)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tuesday | 5:00 pm

35th MD&M West Anniversary Celebration

Location: Avalon Ballroom, Level 1, Hilton

Track: 35th MD&M West Anniversary Celebration

Cannabis Packaging Summit Networking Reception

Location: Third Level, California Terrace

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Chair's Closing Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 8:25 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, CPS Session Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Frank Pokrop  (Quidel Corporation)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Understanding the Impact of Recent Changes to Quality Standards (in partnership with AAMI)

Chair's Opening Remarks

Speaker: Janet Michener Whipple  (Validant)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Danielle Swank  (Fomoro)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Kate Stephenson, PhD  (Dyad Engineering)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Bill Betten  (Betten Systems Solutions LLC)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

Chair's Opening Remarks

Chairperson: Valma Klein  (Alfred Mann Foundation)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Wednesday | 8:30 am

Medical Device Validation – Biocompatibility Testing, Cleaning, Sterilization and Packaging

Speakers: Russ Gonsiorowski  (Sterigenics, A Sotera Health Company), Emily Mitzel  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC), Thor Rollins  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC), Matthew Jorgensen  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC), Wendy Mach  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC), Martell Winters  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC)

Location: 207A

Track: Sponsored Session

Principles of Child Resistance: Review of the Theory of Making Packaging Child-Resistant

Speaker: Laura Bix, PhD  (Michigan State University)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Tech Talk Panel: Additive Manufacturing: The Slow & Steady March to Production

Moderator: Kate Stephenson, PhD  (Dyad Engineering)

Panelists: Evan Hochstein  (Stratasys), Matt Sand  (3DEO), Josh White  (OffWhite Co.)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Tech Talk Panel: Criteria for Choosing the Right Material for Your Device

Moderator: Stacie Depner  (Symbient Product Development)

Panelists: Ekaterina Tkatchouk  (Edwards Lifesciences), Gilles Robert  (Ceramaret), Tim Conrad  (Advanced Bionics), Jay Jayashankar  (Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

Tech Talk Panel: FDA’s Shift from 21 CFR 820 Toward ISO 13485: How It Will Impact You

Moderator: Wil Vargas  (AAMI)

Panelists: Kim Trautman  (NSF International), Mark Swanson  (H&M Consulting Group, LLC), Lena Cordie-Bancroft  (Qualitas Professional Services, LLC), Matt Graf  (Cook Medical)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Understanding the Impact of Recent Changes to Quality Standards (in partnership with AAMI)

Tech Talk Panel: How Connected Is Too Connected: Privacy, Security & Ethics in AI

Moderator: Chris Wiltz  (Informa Markets)

Panelists: Jerry Condra  (Microsoft), Dave Neville  (Infinity Robotics), Danielle Swank  (Fomoro)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Tech Talk Panel: Physician's Perspectives: Unmet Needs, Design, & New Technologies in Medtech

Moderator: Daphne Allen  (MD+DI)

Panelists: Christopher W. Macomber, MD, MBA, FACS  (Allina Health Surgical Specialists, Abbott Northwestern Hospital), Maya Babu, MD, MBA  (Massachisetts General Hospital), Kyle Graham Cologne, MD  (USC Keck School of Medicine)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Tech Talk Panel: Plastic Prototyping Methods: How do you Choose the Best Process?

Panelists: Michael Paloian  (Integrated Design Systems, Inc.), Rick Puglielli  (Promold Plastics), Albert McGovern  (Shure Incorporated), George Wilson  (ARRK Product Development Group USA, Inc.)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

Wednesday | 9:10 am

A Cannabis Packaging Taxonomy

Speaker: Dan Johnson  (Rochester Institute of Technology)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 9:30 am

MD&M Innovation Lab

Location: Back of Hall E

Track: MD&M Innovation Lab

Wednesday | 9:45 am

3D Printing Applications and Benefits in Medical Device Design

Speaker: Shrinivas Shetty  (PrinterPrezz)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

Boosting Innovation and Implementing Change in a Highly Regulated Environment

Speaker: Carlos Herrera  (Johnson & Johnson)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Effective Combination Product Risk Management Programs

Speakers: Susan Neadle  (Johnson & Johnson), Jennifer Riter  (West Pharmaceutical)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

Explore the Convergence of Global Regulatory Trends Impacting Quality Management Systems (QMS): Risk Management, Clinical Evaluations, and Post Market Surveillance

Speaker: Kim Trautman  (NSF International)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Understanding the Impact of Recent Changes to Quality Standards (in partnership with AAMI)

Revolutionizing Additive Manufacturing through Artificial Intelligence & Robotics

Speaker: Satyandra Kumar Gupta  (University of Southern California)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Securing Your Connected Factory

Speaker: Steve Rivera  (Trustwave)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Wednesday | 9:50 am

Academic Panel Discussion: CBD Packaging Safety and Efficacy

Moderator: Peter Schmitt  (Montesino)

Panelists: Laura Bix, PhD  (Michigan State University), Dan Johnson  (Rochester Institute of Technology)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 10:00 am

How Businesses Benefit from PEOs

Speaker: Kurt Grutzmacher  (TriNet USA, Inc.)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Track: Design Dome

The Snack Shack at WestPack

Location: Anaheim Convention Center Lobby

Track: Snack Shack

Wednesday | 10:15 am

Coffee Break

Location: Room 304

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 10:25 am

Sustainability in a Nutshell: Why the USDA is Exploring Agricultural-Derived Composites

Speaker: Lisa Pierce  (Packaging Digest)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Wednesday | 10:30 am

Innovative Product Design: Don't Forget Cleanability!

Speaker: Christopher Scott  (Eurofins Medical Device Testing)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Wednesday | 10:40 am

Packaging, Design, and the Needs of the Cannabis Industry

Speaker: Chris Coggan  (California Cannabis Industry Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 10:45 am

Engineering and Business Perspectives on IP Strategies and Patent Protection

Speaker: Boris Leschinsky  (CorInnova Inc.)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

Overcoming Challenges in Haptic Feedback for Robotic Surgery Platforms

Speakers: Thomas Bowles  (Futek Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc.), Ebenezer Ferreira  (Futek Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc.), Ehsan Mokhberi  (FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc.)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Panel: Implementing Changes to ISO 14971:2019 to Comply with Global Regulations

Moderator: Wil Vargas  (AAMI)

Panelists: Pat Baird  (Philips), Edwin Bills  (Edwin Bills, Consultant), Jos van Vroonhoven  (Philips, the Netherlands)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Understanding the Impact of Recent Changes to Quality Standards (in partnership with AAMI)

Sponsored Session: Real-World 3D-Printed Robotic End of Arm Tools & End Effectors

Speakers: Duygu Gunay  (HP), Isabel Sanz  (HP)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Sponsored Session: The Labor Crisis in Manufacturing

Speaker: Joe Campbell  (Universal Robots)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Wednesday | 11:00 am

Advancing Technologies, Together

Speaker: Benedicte Thiebaut, Ph.D.  (Johnson Matthey)

Location: 207D

Track: Sponsored Session

Panel: The Power of Partnership to Drive Competitive Advantage in Sustainable Packaging

Moderator: Jake Hebert  (Futamura Group)

Panelists: Darcey Howard  (Coconut Bliss), Lauren D'Agostino  (Lagom Teas), Lisa Spicka  (Maracuja Solutions), Ron Basak-Smith  (Sana Packaging)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

User Experience Essentials in Medical Product Development

Speaker: Benjamin Chia  (Acorn/Elemental8)

Location: Design Dome

Track: Design Dome

VC Genius Bar

Location: Back of Hall E

Track: MD&M Innovation Lab

Wednesday | 11:20 am

Interactive Packaging and Building the Brand

Speaker: Blue Quisquis  (SINC IT/Native American Cannabis Industry Consultant)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 11:30 am

Strategic Use of Predicate Controls in Biocompatibility Evaluations

Speaker: Chris Parker  (Toxikon)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Wednesday | 11:45 am

An Emerging Certification for Medical Device Cleanability and Durability: How Material Testing and Selection Help

Speakers: Linda Lybert  (Healthcare Surfaces Institute), Dr. Yubiao Liu  (Eastman), Tom Meehan  (Eastman)

Location: 211AB

Track: Lunch & Learn

Challenges and Opportunities in Cybersecurity, AI, Rapid Prototyping, and Test in the Engineering of Medical Devices

Speakers: Jim Apfel  (Sparton), Micheal Scheidnes  (Sparton)

Location: 213CD

Track: Lunch & Learn

What the Heck is going on with Ethylene Oxide Sterilization?

Speaker: Liz Krewson, PhD  (Andersen Products of California, Distributor of Andersen Sterilizers)

Location: 212AB

Track: Lunch & Learn

Wednesday | 12:00 pm

10 Critical Considerations for Designing High-Quality Injection Molded Parts

Speaker: Michael Paloian  (Integrated Design Systems, Inc.)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Allied Pizza Party

Location: Hall A/B Courtyard

Track: Allied Pizza Party

Conference Lunch Roundtable: Convincing the Boss: Justifying Your Next Big Purchase

Moderators: Carlos Herrera  (Johnson & Johnson), Eric Steuben  (PROCEPT BioRobotics)

Speaker: Tom Ulrich, PhD  (Tandem Diabetes Care)

Location: 213AB

Conference Lunch Roundtable: Developing the Right Talent to Support Technology Integration

Moderators: Scott Thielman  (Product Creation Studio), Kyle Miller, MD  (Intuitive Surgical), Vicki Barbur  (Battelle)

Location: 213AB

Conference Lunch Roundtable: Habits of Highly Effective Engineers

Speakers: Jay Jayashankar  (Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.), Pat Baird  (Philips), Philip Remedios  (BlackHagen Design)

Location: 213AB

Panel Discussion: What Does the Cannabis Industry Want From Packaging?

Moderator: Lori Yaphe-Delisle  (Tourmaline Enterprises)

Panelists: Blue Quisquis  (SINC IT/Native American Cannabis Industry Consultant), Chris Coggan  (California Cannabis Industry Association), Tony Radoszewski  (Plastics Industry Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Pitfalls & Opportunity: Laser-Cut Tubes for Delivery Systems That Perform

Speaker: Todd Dickson  (Lumenous Device Technologies)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Track: Design Dome

Wednesday | 12:25 pm

Chair's Closing Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Track: Cannabis Packaging Summit

Wednesday | 12:30 pm

Advances in Benchtop Fluid Dispensing: More Process Control at Your Fingertips

Speaker: Srinivas Subramanian  (Nordson EFD)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Wednesday | 1:00 pm

SOLVE by Design: Healthcare-Associated Infections

Speaker: Hayley Haggarty  (Informa Markets)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Sponsored Session

Track: Sponsored Session

The Power of 3D Printing in Product Innovation and Design for Advanced Manufacturing

Speaker: Josh White  (OffWhite Co.)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Wednesday | 1:15 pm

Choosing the Best Material (Not Just Metal) for Your Application and Budget

Speaker: George Morar  (Protolabs)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Controlling Microbial Contamination Through ‘Real Time’ Methods for Medical Device Manufacturing

Speaker: Vicki Barbur  (Battelle)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

Designing Your Device with The End in Mind, Keeping the Required Clinical Trial in Your Sights as Early as You Can

Summit Speaker: Nach Dave  (Premier Research)

Speaker: Vicki Gashwiler  (Premier Research)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

How Is AI Going to Expand the Role of Your Quality Assurance Manager?

Moderator: Chris Wiltz  (Informa Markets)

Panelists: Gaurav Bansal  (Airbus A^3 Labs), Jerry Condra  (Microsoft), Dave Neville  (Infinity Robotics)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Preparing for Sensor Fusion, a Revolution in Patient-Centric Health Delivery

Speakers: Srihari Yamanoor  (Designbly), Sai Yamanoor  (Praxair)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Workshop: Connecting the Dots to Better Manage Your Risk: ISO TR 24971

Speakers: Edwin Bills  (Edwin Bills, Consultant), Jos van Vroonhoven  (Philips, the Netherlands), Pat Baird  (Philips)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Understanding the Impact of Recent Changes to Quality Standards (in partnership with AAMI)

Wednesday | 1:30 pm

Radiation Sterilization – What is the ideal dose range specification for my product?

Speaker: Michael Flanagan  (Sterigenics, A Sotera Health Company)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Wednesday | 2:00 pm

Digital Health: Beyond the Worried Well

Speaker: Jonathan Palley  (Spire Health)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Global Medical Packaging Consensus Standards Development to Meet Regulatory Requirements

Speaker: Thierry Wagner  (DuPont™ Safety)

Location: 212AB

Track: Sponsored Session

Injection Molding Design Workshop

Speaker: Michael Paloian  (Integrated Design Systems, Inc.)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Speed Networking

Location: Networking Zone, Booth 244

Track: Speed Networking

Wednesday | 2:05 pm

10 Ways to Design Error-Resistant Medical Devices

Speakers: Gia Rozells  (Becton Dickinson), Tim Goldsmith  (Illumina), Tressa Daniels  (Teleflex Inc.)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Design for Manufacturability: The Power of Using Simulation in Additive Manufacturing

Speaker: Eric Miller  (PADT Inc.)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Leveraging AI to Diagnose Defects & Increase Yields

Speaker: Anna-Katrina Shedletsky  (Instrumental)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Risk Mitigation Strategies for Designing & Manufacturing Micro-Sized Implantable Devices

Speaker: Donna Bibber  (Isometric Micro Molding, Inc.)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

Using Augmented Reality to Accelerate Product Development & Decrease Costs

Speaker: Brenden Monahan  (Vusar)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

Wednesday | 2:15 pm

Medical IoT Roundtable: Architecting a Cloud Connected, Medical Device, Remote Care Solution

Speakers: Brian Milch  (AWS), Guy Vinogrand  (bio-T Medical)

Location: 211AB

Track: Sponsored Session

Wednesday | 2:30 pm

Virtually Optimize LSR Molding Process, Tool & Part Design

Speakers: Harshal Bhogesra  (SIGMASOFT Virtual Molding), Shawna Johnson  (ProMed Molded Products)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Wednesday | 3:00 pm

Panel: Exploring the Connection Between Your Manufacturing Process & Patient Safety

Moderator: Connie Conboy  (MedAccred)

Panelists: Scott Goolsbey  (Stryker), Ann Sheldon  (Medtronic), David Vazquez  (BD)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Wednesday | 3:15 pm

Anatomy of a Start-Up Company to Expedite Product Development, Lessons Learned

Speaker: Siddharth Desai  (Health Care Evolution Inc.)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

Collaborative Technology Spans More Than Just Robots

Speaker: Simon Drexler  (ATS Automation)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

Managing Occupational Health & Safety Concerns of 3D Printers

Speaker: Laura Hodson  (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

The Testing and Risk Management Impacts of Changing a Medical Device

Speaker: Thor Rollins  (Nelson Laboratories, LLC)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

What Does Your R&D Team Need for Effective Integration of New Technology?

Speaker: Devin McCombie  (Sotera Wireles, Inc.)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

When Quality Assurance Organizations Reduce Overall Quality

Speaker: Tom Ulrich, PhD  (Tandem Diabetes Care)

Location: 210D

Track: MD&M Conference: Understanding the Impact of Recent Changes to Quality Standards (in partnership with AAMI)

Wednesday | 3:30 pm

Important Considerations for Choosing the Right Medical Packaging

Speaker: John Merritt  (Harpak-Ulma)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Wednesday | 4:00 pm

Exploring Exoskeletons for Industrial Environments

Speaker: Sean Anderson  (Hoplos LLC)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Networking Happy Hour

Location: Expo Hall

Track: Networking Happy Hour

Wednesday | 4:05 pm

Better Practices for Product Life-Cycle Risk Management

Speaker: Janet Michener Whipple  (Validant)

Location: 210C

Track: MD&M Conference: Materials, Testing & Risk Management Solutions

Generative Design for the Additive Manufacturing Process

Speaker: Jennifer Milne  (Formlabs)

Location: 209B

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy

Rapid Prototype to Production with IoT

Speaker: Mohit Bhoite  (Particle Industries Inc.)

Location: 209A

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption

The Two Mindsets of Successful Medical Device Development

Speakers: Roger Tang  (Triple Ring Technologies, Inc.), Aaron Joseph  (Sunstone Pilot, Inc.)

Location: 210B

Track: MD&M Conference: Product Development: Effective Strategies for Moving from Engineering to Production

What’s Next for Next-Gen Design?

Moderator: Daphne Allen  (MD+DI)

Panelists: Saher Bishara  (Medtronic Diabetes), Wisam Breegi  (Breegi Scientific), Anthony Ng  (Abbott)

Location: 210A

Track: MD&M Conference: Driving Next-Gen Design & Innovation Strategies

Wednesday | 5:00 pm

Sustainability Networking Reception

Location: Avalon Ballroom, Level 1, Hilton

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: AI, Machine Learning & IoT/IIoT: Factors Affecting Factory Floor Adoption, Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Thursday | 9:00 am

Lightning Workshop — From Idea to Successful Start-up to IPO: What Does it Take?

Moderator: Bill Betten  (Betten Systems Solutions LLC)

Panelist: Dr. Dov Gal  (ReShape Lifesciences Inc.)

Speaker: Dr. Raj Nihalani  (ReShape Life Sciences, Inc)

Location: 210B

Lightning Workshop — Using Automation to Solve the Labor Shortage: Talent Management & Recruitment

Speakers: Ervin Dimeny  (Dimeny Enterprises LLC), Michele Nash-Hoff  (ElectroFab Sales), Tony Uphoff  (Thomas), Nicholas Wyman  (Institute for Workplace Skills and Innovation)

Location: 209A

Lightning Workshop: How to Take Advantage of 3D Printing — A Guide to the 3DP Ecosystem

Speakers: Melanie Lang  (Formalloy), Jennifer Milne  (Formlabs), George Morar  (Protolabs)

Location: 209B

Lightning Workshop: Solving the UDI Challenge — Putting the Regulatory & Implementation Pieces Together

Speakers: Jay Crowley  (USDM Life Sciences), Tim Stout  (Stout Laser Etch LLC), Faycal Benayad-Cherif Ph.D  (FOBA)

Location: 210D

Lightning Workshop: Technology, Collaboration & Optimization for Design and Advanced Manufacturing

Moderators: Paul Dempster  (Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.), Ronald Kurz  (CANON VIRGINIA, INC)

Panelists: Bill Greenblatt  (Quest International, Inc.), Ryan Klebba  (Steris Instrument Management Services (Steris IMS)), Benjamin Gray  (Lighthouse Imaging)

Location: 210A

Lightning Workshop: Tips for Solving Top Quality Challenges in Medical Device Manufacturing

Speakers: Bob Matthew  (Quality Engineering Management), Juergen Giesow  (Arburg), Matt Pawluk  (Evolve Manufacturing Technologies, Inc.)

Location: 210C

Thursday | 9:30 am

3D Printing Networking Breakfast

Location: Design Dome

Track: Design Dome

3D Printing Networking Breakfast

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Choosing the Right Tools & Materials to Support Your Design Strategy, 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

MD&M Innovation Lab

Location: Back of Hall E

Track: MD&M Innovation Lab

Thursday | 10:00 am

Resume Excellence

Speaker: John Crombie  (UpStart Product Development)

Location: Booth #244, Hall E

Track: Career Zone

The Snack Shack at WestPack

Location: Anaheim Convention Center Lobby

Track: Snack Shack

Thursday | 10:15 am

Making Impossible Parts: Injection Molding & 3D Printing Combined for Complex Shapes

Speaker: Carsten Jarfelt  (AddiFab Inc.)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Thursday | 10:30 am

How to Overcome the Hurdles of the MDR - the Last Minute Checklist

Speaker: Isabelle Lang-Zwosta  (knoell Germany GmbH)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Perfecting the Job Search and Interview

Speaker: John Crombie  (UpStart Product Development)

Location: Booth #244, Hall E

Track: Career Zone

Thursday | 10:45 am

Lightning Workshop — Navigating Implementation Challenges in Manufacturing Automation

Speaker: Shawn Sommerkamp  (HID Global)

Location: 209A

Lightning Workshop: Congratulations, You’ve Received Your 510(k). So, Is Your Product Really Successful?

Speakers: Walter Cecka  (Triple Ring Technologies), Siddharth Desai  (Health Care Evolution Inc.)

Location: 210D

Lightning Workshop: Cracking Interdisciplinary Challenges with MIT Hacking Medicine Design Thinking Methodology

Speaker: Shriya Srinivasan  (MIT Hacking Medicine)

Location: 210A

Lightning Workshop: Reducing Risk — How to Successfully Develop a Product with Effective User-Centered Design Techniques

Speakers: Virginia Lang  (HirLan Inc.), James Jackson  (Starfish Medical), David Nalan  (HirLan Inc.), Aimee Pulley  (Hirlan, Inc.)

Location: 210B

Lightning Workshop: Supporting the Increased Demand for Global Data

Speaker: Luis Jimenez  (Brandwood CKC)

Location: 210C

Lightning Workshop: Tips for Avoiding Common 3D Printing Pitfalls

Speakers: Felipe Castañeda  (MakerBot), Justin Swartz  (Forecast 3D)

Location: 209B

Thursday | 11:00 am

VC Genius Bar

Location: Back of Hall E

Track: MD&M Innovation Lab

Will the Growing AI Application Impact Patient Outcomes through Faster Diagnoses and Precision Treatments?

Moderator: Bernhard Kappe  (Orthogonal)

Panelists: Berk Norman  (Sirona Medical), Guy Vinogrand  (bio-T)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Thursday | 11:30 am

Medical Device IP Strategies for Executives and Inventors

Speakers: Doug Portnow  (SLWIP Law), Lea Westman  (SLWIP Law)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Panel Discussion: Post-Employment Success at Johnson & Johnson

Moderator: John Crombie  (UpStart Product Development)

Panelists: Rebecca Beals  (Biosense Webster, Inc., a J&J company), Jennifer Maffre  (Biosense Webster, Inc., a J&J company), Sunny Tan  (Biosense Webster, Inc., a J&J company)

Location: Booth #244, Hall E

Track: Career Zone

SOLVE by Design: Diabetes

Speaker: Daphne Allen  (MD+DI)

Location: Design Dome, Booth 455

Thursday | 11:45 am

Biomedical Solutions: Integration leads to Innovation

Speaker: Steve Groothuis  (Samtec, Inc.)

Location: 212AB

Track: Lunch & Learn

Digital Management of Design Control Risk Management

Speaker: Laurence Sampson  (Siemens Digital Industries Software)

Location: 211AB

Track: Lunch & Learn

Digitally Manufacturing the Future of Healthcare

Speaker: Andy Savarese  (Carbon, Inc.)

Location: 213CD

Track: Lunch & Learn

Thursday | 12:00 pm

Combatting Design & Manufacturing Challenges in Aerospace and Defense

Moderator: Danielle Swank  (Fomoro)

Panelists: Gaurav Bansal  (Airbus A^3 Labs), Scott Reese  (Autodesk), Ronnie Wilson  (GKN Aerospace)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Thursday | 12:30 pm

Overcome Challenges with Pressure Sensor Integration in Medical Devices

Speaker: Ram Vjayagopal  (Millar, Inc.)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Personal Branding on LinkedIn

Speaker: Professor Nez  (Professor Nez Consulting Agency, LLC)

Location: Booth #244, Hall E

Track: Career Zone

Thursday | 1:00 pm

Industry 4.0: Implementation and Research Trends

Speaker: Nourredine Boubekri Ph.D.  (University of North Texas)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Thursday | 1:30 pm

EUDAMED and Global UDI Registration. Are you ready?

Speaker: Corey Cashmere  (atrify GmbH)

Location: Booth 637

Track: Tech Theater

Thursday | 2:00 pm

Choosing the Right Sensor for Your Next Project

Speaker: Wayne Champa  (Champa Associates Inc.)

Location: Center Stage

Track: Center Stage

Job Fair

Location: Booth #244, Hall E

Track: Career Zone

Professional Headshots

Location: Booth #244, Hall E

Track: Career Zone

Speed Networking

Location: Networking Zone, Booth 244

Track: Speed Networking