April 18–19, 2018Boston Convention & Exhibition CenterBoston, MA

BIOMEDevice Boston 2018 Schedule Viewer

View, browse, and sort the education offerings, networking opportunities, and event activities by using the filters below; you can search by Pass Type, Free Content & Activities, and Conference Track. With this session scheduler, you can build your daily agenda in advance and access the full list of options during the event. Sessions do fill up and seating is first come/first serve, so please arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.

Wednesday | 8:25 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Chair's Opening Remarks

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Wednesday | 8:30 am

Panel: Using Cross Pollination to Drive Medtech Innovation

Panelists: Dale Larson (Draper Labs), Vicki Barbur (The MITRE Corporation)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

What's New & Exciting in Medical Materials

Speakers: Asmita Khanolkar (CeQur), Jeff Borenstein, PhD (Draper Labs)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Wednesday | 9:15 am

Marrying R&D & Business Goals

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Solutions for Powering Medical Sensors Autonomously

Speaker: Gary Johnson (Ilika)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Wednesday | 10:15 am

Biosensors for Diagnostic Testing

Speaker: Laura Baers (IDTechEx)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

The Future of Innovation in the Value-Based Care System

Speaker: Harry Liu, PhD (Rand Corporation)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Wednesday | 11:00 am

Case Study: Product Innovation While Embracing Regulatory Control as a Viable Development Strategy

Speaker: Christopher Montalbano (MIDI Medical Product Development Corp.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Sensors for Hospital-to-Home Applications

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Wednesday | 1:15 pm

Creating Supply Partnerships that Span the Product Lifecycle

Speaker: Charlie Dean (Intuitive Surgical)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Supply Chain Integrity Using Blockchains for Wearable Health Devices & AI

Speaker: Chandra Narayanaswami (IBM TJ Watson Research Center)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Wednesday | 2:00 pm

How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing Medical Devices

Speaker: Dave Saunders (Galen Robotics)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

The Portfolio Viewpoint

Speaker: Bruce Jankowski (Medtronic)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Wednesday | 2:45 pm

Case Study: Development of a State-Of-The-Art Robotic System: Lessons from the Field

Speaker: Meghan Thorne (MedRobotics)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

The Essentials of Medical Device Product Life Cycle Management

Speaker: Eri Hirumi (MicroVention)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Wednesday | 3:30 pm

Building a Technology Portfolio for the Future

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 8:25 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Chair's Opening Remarks

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Thursday | 8:30 am

Evaluating New Technologies Using a Balanced Score-Card Approach

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Product Development Management Styles: What's Yours?

Speaker: Stuart Kozlick (Kinvoa)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Thursday | 9:15 am

A Systems Approach to Better Product Development

Speaker: Stuart Kozlick (Kinvoa)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

At the Fuzzy Front End, How Much Engineering is Enough?

Speaker: Dave Franchino (Design Concepts Inc)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 10:15 am

A How-To Guide for Engineers’ Customer Visitations

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Criteria for Choosing the Right Material for Your Device

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 11:00 am

Effective Prototype Development

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 1:15 pm

Bridging User Needs & Design Requirements

Speaker: Nick Lesniewski-Laas (Sunrise Labs, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Case Study TBD

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 2:00 pm

Case Study: Case for Quality: Implementing the Medical Device Company Maturity Model

Speaker: Mark Rutkiewicz (Innovize)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development

Case Study: Innovative Brainstem Biosignal & Non-Invasive Wearable Sensor

Speaker: Mike Baltay (BrainStem Biometrics Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 2:45 pm

5 Tips for Getting New Products Through FDA

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Thursday | 3:30 pm

Moving New Technology & Products to Market Faster

Speaker: Bill Betten (Betten Systems Solutions)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Track: Biomed Track B: Product Development