TechConnect World 2019

Medical Devices

Poster/Paper Abstracts due: March 8

Symposium Chair

Dalia YablonDalia Yablon
Technical Program Chair
TechConnect World Innovation Conference

Key Speakers

Samantha A. MeenachDevelopment of Nanoparticle-Based Systems Capable of Penetrating Physiological Barriers
Samantha A. Meenach
Assistant Professor, University of Rhode Island

Thomas J. WebsterImplantable Nanosensors: Goodbye Hospitals and Hello Better Healthcare
Thomas J. Webster
Chair and Professor of Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University

Nate HaferM2D2: a successful model catalyzing medical device innovation and development
Nate Hafer
Director of Operations, University of Massachusetts Center for Clinical and Translational Science (UMCCTS)


Devices for the diagnosis, prevention, monitoring, treatment, or alleviation of disease or disability have a transformative effect on the lives of patients worldwide. Innovation in this field incorporates break-through technology, advanced materials and biomaterials. This symposium, at the nexus of world-class technical symposium on materials and device development at the TechConnect World Innovation Conference, will highlight whats new, and whats next, in the field of medical devices.

Submit Your Abstract

Please first review the information for authors — abstract submission guidelines.


Topics & Application Areas

  • Medical Wearables
  • Digital Health & Invisibles – Wireless Devices, Body Area Networks
  • Devices for Health Screening & Preventative Monitoring
  • MEMS-Based Devices
  • Lab-on-a-Chip Based Devices
  • Portable Assaying & Sample/Specimen Preparation
  • New Materials Innovation
  • Other
2019 Sponsors & Partners

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SBIR/STTR Agency Partners