Looking into the 2017 Mirror and into the 2018 Crystal Ball-Harry Wachob, PhD-01/16/2018 - 8:30am

Event Information
Event Topic: 
Looking into the 2017 Mirror and into the 2018 Crystal Ball
Event Date: 
01/16/2018 - 8:30am
Event Location: 
Sunnyvale City Council Chambers- 456 West Olive Ave., Sunnyvale
Speaker Information
Event Speaker: 
Harry Wachob, PhD
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Event Speaker Company: 
Bio2Device Group
Event Speaker Bio: 

Harry Wachob is the Founder and President of the Bio2Device Group. He is an experienced engineering leader in materials science, biomedical device engineering and R&D. He has directed and mentored multidisciplinary teams in solving complex technical issues in order to improve the safety, reliability, and performance of medical devices. Most recently, he was the Managing Materials Scientist at Xoft. Previously he was Director of Engineering for Aerogen, a biopharmaceutical company specializing in novel aerosol drug delivery. Prior to that, Harry was Managing Engineer at Exponent/Failure Analysis Associates where he guided research and development, and product failure investigations covering a broad range of medical and industrial applications. He received his BS, MS and PhD engineering degrees in Materials Science & Engineering from Cornell University.

Event Details
Event Details: 

Happy New Year! We will look at significant events that occurred at the end of the year. We will look at events and reports that look at the life sciences and where they stood at the end of 2017 and maybe where they will be early in 2018. CSLA & PwC issued" California Life Sciences Industry Report for 2018" , EVALUATE released their EP Vantage 2018 Preview for bio and pharma, CB Insights reported on the future of healthcare.

We will also have time for Open Forums discussions and possibly an introduction session regarding our new website site and changes to how B2DG will operate, function and work for our members.