Anaheim 2013 Events

NEW FOR 2014!
Center Stage

Attend FREE educational sessions on the tradeshow floor!

We are excited to present the brand-new Center Stage, which will offer the ultimate tradeshow experience. Take a moment to meet real-life masterminds, mingle with industry insiders, see products deconstructed, get tips from hard-core geeks, discover solutions to daily challenges, and more!


Tuesday, February 11, 2014

9:45 am - 10:15 am Education 101: Design your Anaheim experience

Presented by: UBM Canon
Masterminds
10:35 am - 11:20 am How cyber-physical systems are driving the next Industrial Revolution

Dr. James Truchard; President, CEO and Co-Founder; National Instruments
Masterminds
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Preview the Golden Mousetrap finalists

Robert Lipsett, Site Leader, Thomson BSA
Steve Kalafut, Technical Sales Specialist, Kollmorgen
Sergio Aguilar, Product Manager for the Optical Safety Products, OMROM STI
Curt Willener, General Manager, Power Analyzer Product Line, Tektronix
Jeff Perry, WEBENCH Design Center Manager, Texas Instruments
Moderated by: Chuck Murray, Senior Editor of Design News, UBM Canon
Industry Insider
12:10 pm - 12:30 pm Muse - Do more with your mind

Ariel Garten, CEO and Co-Founder, Interaxon
Geek Speak
12:40 pm - 1:10 pm The Xbox One vs. the PS4

Eric Doster, Market Development Manager, Dozuki, a division of iFixit
Product Teardowns
1:20 pm - 1:50 pm Learning from packaging design disasters

Ryin Kobza, Associate Creative Director, Landor Associates
Matthew Baughan, Creative Director, Deskey
Moderated by: Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor of Packaging Digest, UBM Canon
Industry Insider
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Today's 3D printing and additive manufacturing applications

Dylan Oliver, General Manager, FATHOM
Industry Insider
2:40 pm - 3:10 pm The weird world of DIY implants

Rich Lee, DIY Implants Expert
Geek Speak

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

9:45 am - 10:15 am Education 101: Design your Anaheim experience

Presented by: UBM Canon
Masterminds
10:35 am - 11:20 am What do world class innovators do that others don't do?!

Jim Carroll, Author and Futurist
Masterminds
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Panel discussion with finalists from the Medical Manufacturer of the Year Awards

Brian Mech, Vice President of Business Development, Second Sight Medical Products, Inc
Bill Carlson, Vice President of Analytics and Cloud Computing, OrthoSensor, Inc.
Christoph Mack, Founder and CEO, X2 Biosystems
Moderated by: Arundhati Parmar, Senior Editor of MD+DI, UBM Canon
Industry Insider
12:10 pm - 12:30 pm The RC airplane glove controller

Jacob Hartman, Student, Colorado State University
Geek Speak
12:40 pm - 1:10 pm The iPhone 5S vs. the Nexus 5

Eric Doster, Market Development Manager, Dozuki, a division of iFixit
Product Teardowns
1:20 pm - 1:50 pm The mighty U.S. middle market – Driving growth

Jeff Caywood, Communications Manager, National Center for the Middle Market, sponsored by GE Capital and the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University
Industry Insider
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm 3D Printing in healthcare

Tim Lew, Medical Device Sales, 3D Systems
Geek Speak
2:40 pm - 3:10 pm Financing your acquisition

Jon-Paul Cowen, Region Executive, Vision Financial Group
Industry Insider

Thursday, February 13, 2014

10:40 am - 11:10 am Bionic nanomaterials

Michael McAlpine, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University
Industry Insider
11:20 am - 11:50 am What's new in automation and robotics applications

Scott Melton, Director of FANUC America West, FANUC
Steve Howlett, Western Regional Manager, Sommer Automatic, Inc.
Doug Alward, Applications Engineering, Doerfer Companies
Moderated by: Jim Beretta, Marketing Strategist, Capital Equipment Industry
Industry Insider
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Emerging technologies in packaging

Kari Embree, Senior Digital Content Editor of Packaging Digest, UBM Canon
Industry Insider
12:40 pm - 1:10 pm iPad Air vs. the Kindle Fire HDX 7

Eric Doster, Market Development Manager, Dozuki, a division of iFixit
Product Teardowns
1:20 pm - 1:50 pm From the patient's perspective: Closing the gap between medical device companies and end users

Amy Tenderich, Founder, DiabetesMine.com
Hugo Campos, Engineer
Moderated by: Shana Leonard, Group Editorial Director of Medical Content, UBM Canon
Industry Insider
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Demonstration of 3D printing and 3-Wheeled hybrid electric vehicle

Presented by: Students and Instructors from California State University, Long Beach
Ben Cannon, Master's Student
Steven Peterson, Master's Student
Ketan Ranade, Master's Student
Max Beach, Instructor
Tracy Robinette, Instructor
Geek Speak

Masterminds
Big ideas, inspiration, innovation and creativity—it's all here!
Industry Insider
Panels and discussions on key developments and changes in your industry
Product Teardowns
Peel back the layers of latest products and emerging technologies to get the inside story
Geek Speak
Solutions: focused sessions providing top tips and practical guides for your daily challenges
Tech Talk
Technology and product briefs from suppliers to showcase the newest revolutions and inventions

 

Admission is free. No RSVP; just arrive early to secure a seat in Hall E.

Tech Talks will be showcased in our Tech Theaters. Please click here for more information.

 



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