September 21-22, 2016Minneapolis Convention CenterMinneapolis, MN
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2016 Schedule Viewer
Use the scheduling tool below to browse all the available sessions, speakers and topics at this year's event. Find the content and sessions to fit all of your educational needs and ensure you get the most out of your time at the show.
Shannon Van Deren (Layered Manufacturing and Consulting)
Derek Mathers (Worrell, Inc.), Dave Broman (St. Jude Medical)
Conference Track: Medical: 3D Printing for Nex-Gen Devices
Session Type: Conference (Paid)
Pass Type: Conference
Jae Son, PhD, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Pressure Profile Systems, Inc.
Jae S. Son, Ph.D., Founded Pressure Profile Systems, Inc., in 1996 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Son serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Medical Tactile, Inc. Dr. Son founded Medical Tactile Inc. in 2001 and also served as its Chief Technology Officer. He began establishing his expertise in various advanced sensor technologies while at the Harvard Robotics Laboratory in the mid-90's and this involved collaborative research with the MIT Artificial Intelligence Lab, Yale Vision and Robotics Group, and the Stanford Dexterous Manipulation Laboratory. In addition to his research expertise, Dr. Son's corporate engineering experiences include Hughes Space and Communications Sensors Operations, General Motors, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Dr. Son's talents for finding innovative answers to new applications problems, allow for continual pioneering and growth in the field of tactile sensor technologies. He has been an entrepreneur and inventor form more than 15 years in areas ranging from software, electronics and sensor design. He developed his own sensor - one that would emulate the human sense of touch. Dr. Son's technology is the backbone of the FDA approved SureTouch Visual Mapping System for pre-mammogram exams. He served as the Chairman of Medical Tactile Inc.In addition to his many contributions to peer-reviewed journals, Dr. Son has won numerous academic awards, as well as work-related honors at both Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Hughes Space and Communications. Dr. Son's innovations include three issued patents and 10 pending patents. In addition to his business studies, he has a Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences from Harvard University.
Title: Program Director, Offerings Strategy Company: IBM Watson Internet of Things
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