Upcoming Events

Medical Devices: Doing well & doing good

February 25, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Evolve Manufacturing Technologies
47300 Bayside Pkwy
Fremont, CA 94538 United States

Can the road to profitable medical device technologies be smoother and more predictable? The short answer is yes.

Despite a multitude of regulations, companies can effectively ‘fast track’ their efforts by avoiding pitfalls. Having to re-conduct a single trial or re-submit can be the cost and time expense that breaks an emerging company.

Past Events

CES Trends for 2020 – Expert Panel

January 23, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Pacific Light Studios
265 Caspian Dr
Sunnyvale, CA 94089 United States

Join us to learn and share insights from the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show.

Our expert speakers will share the hardware trends they witnessed at CES 2020 and what it means for the future of our Silicon Valley hardware product development eco-system.

Tariff Resistant Supply Chains

Tariff Resistant Supply Chain

November 5, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

SV Hardware Product Development
5353 Betsy Ross Dr
Santa Clara, CA 95054 United States

Today’s ever-changing and uncertain tariffs have the potential to blow up your product supply chain. Supply chains are quite dynamic and nothing is “tariff proof.” However, a carefully considered supply chain strategy using a tariff resistant approach can minimize the undesirable impact caused by fluctuations and uncertainty. Join us for a dynamic and interactive panel […]

Design to Market for Medical Devices

October 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Guadalupe Hall, Santa Clara University
455 El Camino Real, 3rd Floor
Santa Clara, CA 95050 United States

Organized by the Biomedical Engineering Society – San Francisco Professional Chapter This program will offer a panel of experts who will explain the design, development, and commercialization of safe and effective medical devices. Attendees will learn about the research, design, development, manufacturing, regulation, testing, and marketing of new devices and gain insight into the technological, […]

Webinar: Get Reliability Right From the Start

October 1, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm


Product reliability is key to avoiding product failures, product returns and customer dissatisfaction. As noted by reliability expert (and lead for the webinar) Fred Schenkelberg, “The focus for reliability is to create a product that meets or exceeds customer expectations for with respect to reliability.” There are tools, techniques, and an established base of knowledge […]

Get Reliability Right From the Start: Avoiding the Warranty Trap

September 19, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Pacific Light Studios
265 Caspian Dr
Sunnyvale, CA 94089 United States

Building reliability into your product development processes is key to avoiding product failures, product returns and customer dissatisfaction. Our panel of reliability experts will discuss how to be proactive in designing products for reliability. Panel: Rob Bisaillon, Director of Operations at Mentor a Siemens Fred Schenkelberg, Reliability Engineering Consultant Increase your understanding of how to […]