Welcome to the WestPack Presentation Store. Here you can view and download conference and/or show floor theater presentations before, during, and after the event. If you’re looking for a presentation from a specific session that you’re unable to find here, note that it’s likely because the presenter has not provided permission for external use or has not yet shared their presentation with us. Please check back after the event for a more complete catalogue of available presentations.
Dr. Kate Stephenson is an engineer, researcher, public speaker, and writer. An experienced educator, she holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and is currently an instructor for the University’s Continuing Studies program. She is particularly passionate about sharing new technologies that have allowed for innovation is traditionally under-served markets, including women's health, pediatrics, and orphan diseases. After nine years of serving in multiple medical design firms, Kate founded a strategic consulting firm, Dyad Engineering, that works exclusively on new technologies and products in the medical field. Moving fluidly between investors, lawyers, founders, academic institutions, and major corporations, Dyad provides strategic innovation expertise built from over 50 different medical device projects that span the entire human body.