TechConnect World 2020
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Medical Devices

Symposium Chair

Dalia YablonDalia Yablon
Technical Program Chair
TechConnect World Innovation Conference

Key Speakers (preliminary program)

Xiaoting JiaMultimaterial fiber-based neural interfaces and distributed sensors
Xiaoting Jia
Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech

Andrew P. BaumannDevelopment of Best Practices for Finite Element Analysis of Spinal Fusion Cages
Andrew P. Baumann
Mechanical Engineer, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

 Ryan RoederInnovation in interbody spinal fusion implants with porous and bioactive composites: The journey from concept to commercialization
Ryan Roeder
Spinesmith LLC

Devices for the diagnosis, prevention, monitoring, treatment, or alleviation of disease or disability have a transformative effect on the lives of patients worldwide. Innovation in this field incorporates break-through technology, advanced materials and biomaterials. This symposium, at the nexus of world-class technical symposium on materials and device development at the TechConnect World Innovation Conference, will highlight whats new, and whats next, in the field of medical devices.


Topics & Application Areas

  • Medical Wearables
  • Wireless Devices, Body Area Networks
  • Health Screening & Preventative Monitoring
  • MEMS-Based Devices
  • Lab-on-a-Chip Based Devices
  • Portable Assaying & Sample/Specimen Preparation
  • New Materials Innovation
  • Other
2020 Sponsors & Partners

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