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Wednesday, October 23

TIME MD&M Conference:
Research & Development
8:30 a.m. -
9:10 a.m.
Keynote: Digital Health Innovation — Evolution or Revolution? A Look into the Next Decade of Digital Health
9:15 a.m.-
10:00 a.m.
Panel: Replacing Pills with Electricity: The Reality and Future of Bioelectronic Medicine
10:15 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
The Patent Landscape for Medtech’s Hottest Technologies
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Regulatory Opportunity Assessment for Exploratory Technologies
1:15 p.m.-
2:00 p.m.
Keynote: From Zero to $5.75 Billion: Making Medtech Powerhouses
2:00 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
Panel: Fostering Innovation: How to Spark Creative Thinking
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
Effectively Managing & Shaping R&D Team Challenges
TIME MD&M Conference:
Product Development
8:30 a.m. -
9:10 a.m.
Keynote: Digital Health Innovation — Evolution or Revolution? A Look into the Next Decade of Digital Health
9:15 a.m.-
10:00 a.m.
Panel: Building Better Cross-Functional Teams for the Digital Health Explosion
10:15 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
Panel: The Top 5 Things You Need to Know About the Implantable Internet of Things
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Preparing to be a Data-Driven Medical Device Organization
1:15 p.m.-
2:00 p.m.
Keynote: From Zero to $5.75 Billion: Making Medtech Powerhouses
2:00 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
Panel: How Miniaturization Is Driving Design in Top Medical Device Categories
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
Project Management Best Practices for Engineers
TIME MD&M Conference:
Quality & Manufacturing
8:30 a.m. -
9:10 a.m.
Keynote: Digital Health Innovation — Evolution or Revolution? A Look into the Next Decade of Digital Health
9:15 a.m.-
10:00 a.m.
FDA Case for Quality: How to Structure Your CMMI Assessments for Competitive Advantage & Improved Results
10:15 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
Improving Quality in Manufacturing: How Implementing Both ISO9001:2015 & ISO13485:2016 Benefits Your Organization
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Risk Management as a DFM Tool for Improved Process Risk
1:15 p.m.-
2:00 p.m.
Keynote: From Zero to $5.75 Billion: Making Medtech Powerhouses
2:00 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
Tracing Device Performance Issues in Medical Electronics
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
What Manufacturing Engineers Can Teach Design Engineers About Cost & Quality
TIME Medtech Central Theatre
10:25 a.m. -
11:00 a.m.
Secrets to Solving The 5 Hardest Design Problems in Medtech
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
#WeAreNotWaiting: Building an Artificial Pancreas & Other Open Source Healthcare Innovations
12:00 p.m.-
12:45 p.m.
Panel: Is Silicon Valley Eclipsing Minnesota as Medtech’s Most Innovative Hub?
1:00 p.m.-
1:45 p.m.
Panel: Exploring the Connection Between Your Manufacturing Process & Patient Safety
2:00 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
How Much PII is TMI? Designing for Privacy in a World of IoMT and Healthcare Big Data
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
The Industrialist Dilemma: How Market-Leading Companies Face the Challenges of IoT & Digital Product Development
4:00 p.m.-
4:45 p.m.
Panel: Improving Your Speed to Market by Streamlining Process Validation
TIME Engineering HQ Theater (Expo Hall)
10:15 a.m. -
11:00 a.m.
IoPP (Institute of Packaging Professionals) Presentation
11:15 a.m.-
12:00 p.m.
TBD
12:15 p.m.-
1:00 p.m.
Panel: The Brave New World of Robotics
1:15 p.m.-
2:00 p.m.
How New Materials Are Revolutionizing 3D Printing
2:15 p.m.-
3:00 p.m.
Sensor Advancements Driving IIoT Innovation
3:15 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
Prepping for the 5G Factory
4:15 p.m.-
5:00 p.m.
Preparing for AI on the Manufacturing Floor

Thursday, October 24

TIME MD&M Conference:
Research & Development
8:30 a.m. -
9:10 a.m.
Keynote: Going for Zero: Bringing Technology Closer to Patients
9:15 a.m.-
10:00 a.m.
Next-Gen Innovation in Material Choices
10:15 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
Failure is Not an Option: Overcoming Materials and Coating Challenges for Implantable Devices
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Managing Biocompatibility Risk: Applying the New ISO 10993 Standards
1:30 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
Strategic Partnerships with Big Medtech: What Medical Device Manufacturers Need to Know
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
Panel: Research, Develop, Produce & Repeat: Making the Most of Your Research Funding
TIME MD&M Conference:
Product Development
8:30 a.m. -
9:10 a.m.
Keynote: Going for Zero: Bringing Technology Closer to Patients
9:15 a.m.-
10:00 a.m.
Point/Counterpoint: Device Development – Slick Function or Fancy Form?
10:15 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Panel: The Art & Science of Prototyping on the Path to Approving Great Products
1:30 a.m.-
2:45 a.m.
Effectively Using MLM Principles for Better Product Designs
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
Better Practices for Transitioning from Design to Manufacturing
TIME MD&M Conference:
Quality & Manufacturing
8:30 a.m. -
9:10 a.m.
Keynote: Going for Zero: Bringing Technology Closer to Patients
9:15 a.m.-
10:00 a.m.
Automation Challenges Slowing the Advance of IIoT in Manufacturing
10:15 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
Best Practices for Implementing Sensors & AI in Your Medical Device Manufacturing Efforts
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Making Connections: Integrating Production with Quality
1:30 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
Making Impossible Parts: Injection Molding & 3D Printing Combined for Complex Shapes
3:00 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
Panel: Implementing Manufacturing Automation: Tips & Tools for Integrating Smart Manufacturing Technology
TIME Medtech Central Theatre
10:25 a.m. -
11:00 a.m.
Women's Health Innovation for the Developing World
11:00 a.m.-
11:45 a.m.
Fireside Chat with Ranndy Kellogg and Dave Albert, MD
12:00 p.m.-
12:45 p.m.
Interactive Experience: Try It Yourself - Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), & Three-Dimensional (3D) Printing at Mayo Clinic
1:00 p.m.-
1:45 p.m.
Implantable Therapeutic Devices: Designing for Patients, Physicians & Payors
2:00 p.m.-
2:45 p.m.
User Interfaces for Wearable Technologies - How Small Is Too Small?
3:00 p.m.-
3:45 p.m.
Demonstration: Developing & Manufacturing a Surgical Robot: Partnership Strategies for Successful Launch
TIME Engineering HQ Theater (Expo Hall)
10:15 a.m. -
11:00 a.m.
Panel: So You Want to Start a Start-up
11:00 a.m.-
12:00 p.m.
TBD
12:15 p.m.-
1:00 p.m.
Panel: Is Your Resume Better than a Robot's?
1:15 p.m.-
2:00 p.m.
Panel: The Current Benefits & Future Value of Generative Design
2:15 p.m.-
3:00 p.m.
Consumer Packaging: Why Big Brands Are Revisiting the Milkman Model
3:15 p.m.-
4:00 p.m.
3D Printing & Blockchain: The Next Steps in Additive Manufacturing