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Tap into Your Colleagues' Expertise

Network with like-minded peers and discuss hot topics at the all-new lunchtime roundtable discussions. Below are confirmed topics and moderators.

Note: Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please choose only one topic and moderator per day.

Tuesday, February 11

✓ Funding Strategies for Entrepreneurs

  • Darcey Howard, Global Marketing Director, Coconut Bliss
  • Matt Sand, President, 3DEO
  • DC Palter, Angel Investor, Chemical Angel Network

✓ Leadership & Peer Mentoring

  • Sarah Clark, Engineering Advisor, Eli Lilly
  • Eri Hirumi, Regulatory Affairs Specialist, MicroVention
  • Kate Stephenson, Founding Principal, Dyad Engineering

✓ Women in Engineering

  • Lori Jordan, Former Director, Corporate Business Development AI & ML, Microsoft
  • Melanie Lang, CEO, Formalloy
  • Nicole Osmer, Founder, Health + Commerce

See Session Descriptions & Bios »

Wednesday, February 12

✓ Developing the Right Talent to Support Technology Integration

  • Kyle Miller, MD, Senior Global Clinical Marketing Manager, Intuitive Surgical
  • Vicki Barbur, Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships and IP Commercialization, Battelle
  • Scott Thielman, Chief Technology Officer, Product Creation Studio

✓ Habits of Highly Effective Engineers

  • Pat Baird, Senior Regulatory Specialist — Head of Global Software Standards, Philips
  • Philip Remedios, Principal of Design & Development, BlackHagen Design
  • Jay Jayashankar, Materials & Process Development Engineer, Cardiovascular Systems

✓ Convincing the Boss: Justifying Your Next Big Purchase

  • Tom Ulrich, Chief Scientist, Tandem Diabetes Care
  • Carlos Herrera, Senior Program Manager, Johnson & Johnson
  • Eric Steuben, Vice President, Operations, PROCEPT BioRobotic

See Session Descriptions & Bios »

Seats are reserved based on the order in which delegates sign up. Each table has a maximum of nine seats and delegates are limited to one sign up per day. No-shows will be replaced with next in line registrants directly at noon.

As a reminder, there are also sponsored Lunch & Learn programs taking place at the same time. For a list of sponsored programs, click here.

Click here to see moderator bios »

Conference Lunch Roundtable Registration

Thank you for your interest in the Lunchtime Roundtable signups. The pre-registration list is now closed. Please inquire on-site with Conference staff in the Conference area on level 2 of the Anaheim Convention Center about remaining openings, and/or wait list availability.