Biomedevice Boston 2020 Presentation Store
Welcome to the Biomedevice Boston Presentation Store. Here you can view and download conference presentations before, during, and after the event, as well as free content from the Center Stage. If you’re looking for a presentation from a specific session, go to that session, and if we have the presentation to share, you’ll see the file below the session description. If you are unable to find it here, 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.
Tor Alden, Principal, HS Design, Inc.
As Principal and CEO of HS Design (HSD), Tor Alden brings expertise in design research, human factors, strategic thinking and innovative product development to all HSD programs. His passionate collaboration to solve complex problems with innovative medical and digital health companies has led to over 45 patents and multiple design awards. Tor has extensive experience in medical, life science, consumer healthcare, and high technology markets. Prior to joining HSD, Tor was VP of Design at Logic Product Development and was a Member of the Technical Staff for AT&T/Lucent Technologies' Bell Labs Global Design Group. Tor is an avid speaker and writer and contributes to the technology, education, and design industries. Actively involved with patient safety, Tor serves on the AAMI Human Factors Group assisting with human factors use and usability guidance documents. Tor has had the honor of serving as a jury member for Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA), International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), CES Innovations Awards (CES), and Venture Well (BMEidea). Tor earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design from Syracuse University and received a Master of Science Degree in Technology Management from Stevens Institute of Technology. HS Design is an ISO 13484 certified product development firm specializing in medical, life science, pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare markets. The firm’s 40-year expertise in product design centers on solving complex usability and system problems for medical devices, high-technology products, and new ventures. HSD’s expertise includes user research, user interface design, industrial design, human factors, mechanical, electrical and software engineering leading to full prototypes of complex systems through pilot launch.