October 26 - 28, 2015
Boston Park Plaza, Boston, Massachusetts

Meet the Speakers

Chairman

   Phani Bidarahalli
Phani Bidarahalli
GM & Global Practice Head, Healthcare Engineering
Wipro Technologies

2015 Speakers

   Ian Welsford, Ph.D.,
Ian Welsford, Ph.D.,
Vice President of Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs
Autonomic Technologies, Inc.
   Gerard Torenvliet
Gerard Torenvliet
Manager, Human Factors Engineering
Medtronic
   Dr. Celestina Bianco
Dr. Celestina Bianco
Director of Quality and Regulatory Affairs
Systelabs
   Brian Shoemaker, Ph.D.
Brian Shoemaker, Ph.D.
Principal Consultant
Shoebar Associates
   Dharmesh Rupareliya
Dharmesh Rupareliya
Principal Quality Assurance Engineer
Edwards Lifesciences
   Yan Sorkin
Yan Sorkin
Engineering Director, Embedded Software
GE Healthcare
   Paul Goode, Ph.D.
Paul Goode, Ph.D.
Chief Technical Officer
EndoStim, Inc.
   Brian Nantz
Brian Nantz
Senior Software Engineer
GE Healthcare
   Gregory Martin, Ph.D, MSEE
Gregory Martin, Ph.D, MSEE
Product Expert
British Standards Institute
   Jeet Sarkar
Jeet Sarkar
Director of Quality
Baxalta
   Yohannes Iyassu, Ph.D
Yohannes Iyassu, Ph.D
Principal R&D Engineer
Greatbatch
   Claudio Propato, MSEE
Claudio Propato, MSEE
Embedded Systems Architect
Greatbatch, Advanced Technologies Group
   Nancy Van Schooenderwoert
Nancy Van Schooenderwoert
President and Managing Partner
Lean-Agile Partners, Inc.
   David Osborn
David Osborn
Senor Manager of Global Regulations & Standards
Philips Healthcare
   Homa Alemzadeh
Homa Alemzadeh
Graduate Research Assistant, Coordinated Science Laboratory Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
   Nat Sims, MD
Nat Sims, MD
Physician Advisor, Biomedical Engineering Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
   Douglas Stanton
Douglas Stanton
Software Engineer 2
Siemens Healthcare Laboratory Diagnostics
   David Arney
David Arney
Lead Engineer, MD PnP Program
Massachusetts General Hospital