Welcome to the Advanced Manufacturing West 2019 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. Vyakarnam is an innovator in medical devices, drug-device combination products and biomaterials. Founded VYTAL Group and he is passionate about translating advances in research to transformative products through consulting and ventures. Previously he headed Global R&D - Medical Devices and Pharma Solutions for the newly created Lubrizol Lifesciences business unit (A Berkshire Hathaway Co). Prior to that he was at Johnson & Johnson for nearly seventeen years and most recently as Director R&D at Advanced Technologies & Regenerative Medicine. He directed research and was responsible for several product development projects leading to successful product launches or clinical trials for J&J operating companies - Ethicon, Ethicon-Endo Surgery, DePuy and Cordis. Dr. Vyakarnam is an inventor of over 35 US issued patents/ applications and received numerous awards including Johnson & Johnson’s Philip B. Hofmann Award for Scientific Excellence.