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.

Dale LarsonDirector of Commercial Initiatives Draper Labs

Dale Larson is the Director of Commercial Initiatives at Draper Laboratory where he is responsible for the identification and development of new opportunities to support Draper's Biomedical Solutions and Energy & Transportation businesses. Prior to his current position he was the Director of Biomedical Solutions where he led the business development efforts to fund technology development to create impactful solutions to important problems in healthcare. Draper is currently working on technologies in the Human Organ Systems (organs on chips), Automated bioprocessing for cellular therapies (e.g. CAR T), Rapid diagnostics, and neurotechnology. Draper's biomedical work begins with new ideas and concludes with a licensing event or a spinoff. Draper's Biomedical Solutions work is currently funded by a mix of sponsors that include DARPA-BTO, the NIH, DTRA and pharma and medtech companies. Prior to joining Draper he was the founding Director of the Technology & Engineering Center at Harvard Medical School. He has also worked at Johnson & Johnson, Arthur D. Little, and Bell Telephone Laboratory. He received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia and his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.