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MIG showcases featured presenters and panels at MEMS Executive Congress US 2014

Wednesday, October 15, 2014   (0 Comments)
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-- Speakers explore MEMS/sensors in environmental, agricultural, healthcare and security apps


From environmental gas sensing and water safety analysis to a device-rich healthcare ecosystem, MEMS and sensors allow us to interact with the world around us.

MEMS Industry Group (MIG)’s featured presenters and panelists at MEMS Executive Congress® US 2014 — the annual business conference and networking event for the MEMS and sensors industry, November 5-7, 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ — will explore these and other examples of how MEMS/sensors are driving user experience in countless ways.

Featured Presentations

MoboSens -Smartphone Micro Sensor for Accurate and Quantitative Environmental Water Analysis Manas Gartia, scientific research officer, MoboSens

http://us2014.memscongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/ChrisWasden.pngThe Paradigm Shift of the Internet of Things and its Impact on and in the MEMS and Sensors Industry — Chris Wasden, ‎professor of innovation & executive director, Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation at University of Utah; and former managing director of global healthcare innovation, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Security Imperative: How to Build Stronger Security Requirements into the Design Phase of Product Development Nate Kube, CTO, Wurldtech

MEMS Microspectrometers – Powering New Sensing Applications Anna Rissanen, research team leader, MOEMS and BioMEMS Instruments, VTT Anna Rissanen

http://us2014.memscongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/TomKenny.pngAn Academic View of the MEMS Industry in 2014: Technologies, Trends and TalentTom Kenny, professor of mechanical engineering at Stanford University

Managing the Challenges of Introducing MEMS into a Healthcare Product Line Tim Nustad, general manager and CTO, MR Healthcare System



MEMS in Healthcare Panel Discussion (Sponsored by Tronics)


Moderated by Mark Winter, CEO, CareSpan USA with panelists:

Anna Barker, co-director, Complex Adaptive Systems & Director, National Biomarker Development Alliance, Arizona State University http://us2014.memscongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/AnnaBarker.jpg

Dr. Anita Goel, MD, PhD, chairman and CEO, Nanobiosym; physicist,Harvard-MIT MD-PHD

Kathy Mackey, principal, Ascent Synergy Solutions


Stephen Whalley, chief strategy officer, MEMS Industry Group, and former director of sensors, Intel Corporation



MEMS Market Spotlight

http://us2014.memscongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/RobOReilly.jpgModerated by Rob O’Reilly, senior technical advisor, Analog Devices, with panelists:

http://us2014.memscongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Jeremie-Bouchaud.jpgJérémie Bouchaud, senior principal analyst, MEMS & Sensors and Industrial Electronics, IHS — “IoT: Where is the opportunity for MEMS & Sensors?”


http://us2014.memscongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Jean-ChristopheEloy.pngJean-Christophe Eloy, CEO and president, Yole Développement — “Status of the MEMS industry: How can the MEMS companies take benefit of the industry and business evolutions?”


For the complete agenda, visit: http://us2014.memscongress.com/agenda/.

Press Registration

Working journalists who are interested in attending MEMS Executive Congress US 2014 may be eligible to attend the event at no cost by sending a written request for press credentials to Maria Vetrano, public relations consultant, MEMS Industry Group, Tel: 617.876.2770, Email: maria[at]vetrano.com.


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Premier sponsors of MEMS Executive Congress US 2014 include: Platinum Sponsor EV Group; Gold Sponsors Lam Research Corporation and SPTS Technologies; Silver Sponsors Analog Devices and Freescale Semiconductor; and Bronze Sponsors Applied Materials and X-FAB MEMS Foundry.

Event sponsors include: Acuity Incorporated, AEPI, Akustica, Bosch Automotive Electronics (AE), Bosch Sensortec GmbH, BSAC, Coventor, Expertech, MEMS Journal, Micrel, MEMS & Nanotechnology Exchange, Okmetic, QuickLogic, Rogue Valley Microdevices, Semico Research, Solid State Technology, SunEdison Semiconductor, Sustainable Valley Technology Group, Tronics, VTT and Yole Développement.

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