Agenda

Medical MEMS and Sensors 2014
Annual Conference and Exhibition
May 28-29, 2014
Detroit, Michigan

Wednesday, May 28

Registration and Breakfast 07:30 – 08:30 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks 08:30 – 09:00 AM
Microsystems for personalized medicine: challenges and opportunities
Richard Montagna, PhD, FACB
Senior Vice President, Scientific & Clinical Affairs
Rheonix
09:00 – 09:35 AM
Mid-Morning Break 09:35 – 10:05 AM
Smart sensor nerve mapping for surgical applications
Stephen Bartol, MD, MBA
President and CEO
Sentio
10:05 – 10:40 AM
MEMS applications in the clinical laboratory: perspectives in historical, current day and future directions
Martin Bluth, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Wayne State University School of Medicine
10:40 – 11:15 AM
Sponsor Introduction – Medical Main Street 11:15 – 11:25 AM
Lunch 11:25 – 12:30 PM
Sensors for minimally invasive health monitoring applications
Robert Giasolli
CTO and VP of R&D
Intact Vascular
12:30 – 01:05 PM
Next generation cancer diagnostics: challenges and opportunities
Kalyan “Handy” Handique, PhD
President and CEO
DeNovo Sciences
01:05 – 01:40 PM
Sponsor Introduction – X-FAB 01:40 – 01:50 PM
Mid-Afternoon Break 01:50 – 02:20 PM
MEMS and sensors: enabling technology advances in medical monitoring
Saeed “Sam” Azimi
President and CEO
DynoSense
02:20 – 02:55 PM
Sensors for digital health applications
Jack Young
Director, Qualcomm Life Fund
Qualcomm Ventures
02:55 – 03:30 PM
Concluding Remarks 03:30 – 03:45 PM
Networking Session 03:45 – 04:45 PM
Reception 04:45 – 06:00 PM

Thursday, May 29

Registration and Breakfast 07:00 – 08:00 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks 08:00 – 08:15 AM
The evolution and future of ultra-low power wireless sensors
David Wentzloff, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Michigan
08:15 – 08:50 AM
Challenges with conformal electronics for wearable sensing and energy harvesting applications
Barry Ives
Director of Advanced Programs
MC10
08:50 – 09:25 AM
Mid-Morning Break 09:25 – 09:55 AM
Droplet microfluidics for high throughput screening applications
Amar Basu, PhD
Assistant Professor
Wayne State University
09:55 – 10:30 AM
Three trends shaping medical innovation: implications for sensor enabled devices
Scott Olson, MBA
Managing Director
Pediatric Device Consortium
University of Michigan
10:30 – 11:05 AM
Healthcare VC trends: what are the best opportunities for MEMS and sensors?
Dale Grogan
Managing Director
Michigan Accelerator Fund
10:05 – 11:40 AM
Sponsor Introduction – Rogue Valley Microdevices 11:40 – 11:50 AM
Lunch 11:50 – 01:00 PM
FDA approval process for MEMS enabled medical devices
Jitendra “Jitty” Malik, PhD
Partner
Alston & Bird
01:00 – 01:35 PM
Concluding Remarks 01:35 – 01:50 PM
IP Workshop: Overview of intellectual property topics for MEMS and sensors professionals
Jitendra "Jitty" Malik, PhD
Partner
Alston & Bird
01:50 – 04:50 PM

Agenda and panels are subject to change.