Agenda

Medical MEMS and Sensors 2016
Annual Conference and Exhibition
April 27 – 28, 2016
Santa Clara, California

Wednesday, April 27

Registration and Breakfast 07:30 – 08:30 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks 08:30 – 09:00 AM
Microfluidics for diagnostics: a 40-year tale of hype and commercialization

Erol Harvey, PhD
CEO
MiniFAB
09:00 – 09:35 AM
Next-generation point-of-care testing: clinical needs, technologies and opportunities
Ping Wang, PhD
Director, Clinical Chemistry, Pathology and Genomic Medicine
Houston Methodist Hospital
09:35 – 10:10 AM
Sponsor Introduction – Silex Microsystems 10:10 – 10:20 AM
Mid-Morning Break 10:20 – 11:00 AM
Microfluidic product development: a systems approach for rapid prototyping
Leanna Levine, PhD
President and CEO
ALine
11:00 – 11:35 AM
Changing cancer outcomes: an overview of single cell analysis technologies
John Butler
President and CEO
Quantumcyte
11:35 – 12:10 PM
Sponsor Introduction – Yield Engineering Systems 12:10 – 12:20 PM
Networking Lunch 12:20 – 01:45 PM
Fabrication processes and materials for medical MEMS
Brian Stephenson
President and COO
Tronics MEMS
01:45 – 02:20 PM
Practical aspects of integrating MEMS into clinical diagnostics instruments
Bruce Richardson
President and CEO
Accel Biotech
02:20 – 02:55 PM
Sponsor Introduction – Rogue Valley Microdevices 02:55 – 03:05 PM
Mid-Afternoon Break 03:05 – 03:45 PM
Technology Showcase

Micralyne company presentation Paul Pickering VP of Business Development Micralyne


nCapsulate freeform packaging for medical MEMS: delivering system benefits by shaping the package to the application needs Oliver Maiwald CEO Sencio


Evaluating the integrity of medical MEMS devices Ginny Ho Automation Prospect Specialist Sonoscan


Structured glass wafers for MEMS packaging improvement Ryosuke Kanai Market Development Manager TECNISCO

03:45 – 05:00 PM
Concluding Remarks 05:00 – 05:15 PM
Reception 05:15 – 07:00 PM

Thursday, April 28

Registration and Breakfast 07:30 – 08:30 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks 08:30 – 08:45 AM
Machine learning and sensors for improved medical care
Kevin Shaw, PhD
CTO and Co-Founder
Algorithmic Intuition
08:45 – 09:20 AM
Laboratory developed tests (LDTs): understanding FDA's current proposed regulations
Richard Montagna, PhD, FACB
Senior Vice President for Scientific and Clinical Affairs
Rheonix
09:20 – 09:55 AM
Sponsor Introduction – X-FAB 09:55 – 10:05 AM
Mid-Morning Break 10:05 – 10:45 AM
The fusion of wearable sensors and medical diagnostics: tools vs. toys
Baabi Das
President and Co-Founder
Zansors
10:45 – 11:20 AM
Trends and applications of MEMS in monitoring and diagnostic devices for low-resource settings
Sona Shah
CEO
Neopenda
11:20 – 11:55 AM
Sponsor Introduction – IMT 11:55 – 12:05 PM
Networking Lunch 12:05 – 01:25 PM
From dream to reality: microfluidic based cancer diagnostics using simple blood samples
Rolf Muller, PhD
CEO
BioFluidica
01:25 – 02:00 PM
MEMS in medical devices: the time is now
Igino Padovani
Business Development Manager
Robert Bosch
02:00 – 02:35 PM
Sponsor Introduction 02:35 – 02:45 PM
Mid-Afternoon Break 02:45 – 03:25 PM
Next generation sample enrichment and detection capabilities using microfluidic and nanofluidic interfaces
Aaron Timperman, PhD
Director of Research
University of Notre Dame
03:25 – 04:00 PM
Breath analysis: new potential for personalized non-invasive health diagnostics
Konstantin Zamuruyev
Research Engineer
University of California, Davis
04:00 – 04:35 PM
Medical MEMS and smart fabrics: opportunities, trends, and developments
Lloyd Green
Director, Engagement Marketing
IEEE Standards Association
04:35 – 05:10 PM
Concluding Remarks 05:10 – 05:25 PM

Agenda and panels are subject to change.