Hantel Technologies is pleased to announce the next seminar in the 2011 – 2012 Hantel Tech webinar series:
Some Surprising Things About Innovation in Medical Device Development
Speaker: Theodore R. Kucklick, Cannuflow
Date: Thursday, June 28th, 2012
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM PST
Location: Hantel Technologies | 703 Sandoval Way | Hayward, CA
The first 30 minutes will be used as a networking session, and the seminar will begin at noon. The webinar link will be sent out the morning before the event.
You are cordially invited to attend in person at Hantel Tech (lunch provided / limited number of seats), to join live via Webinar, or to view at a later date (links will provided to registrants and to those who request notification). Please register on Event Brite for this free seminar - and select how you would like to participate.
Everybody talks about innovation. How many companies can define it, and how many actually do it instead of just talking about it? In this engaging and thought-provoking presentation we explore some of the various definitions of innovation are and some of the surprising drivers and techniques for generating innovation, and tools for approaching innovation, and illuminating historical illustrations.
Ted Kucklick has worked in R&D of innovative medical devices for numerous companies including RITA Medical (RITA) acquired by ANGO; AfX, (acquired by Guidant); Somnus (SOMN) acquired by Smith and Nephew; Sleep Solutions (now Novasom) and Starion Instruments (acquired by Pentax). Ted is founder and CEO of Cannuflow, Inc., dedicated to developing innovative technologies for arthroscopic surgery. Ted has a degree in product design from CIA, and a certificate from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Global Bio-Entrepreneur program, and is a member of the IEEE/EMBS, AMI, and SME professional societies, two-term board member of the SF Bay Area chapter of the IDSA, and inventor on over 31 patents. Ted is author/editor of The Medical Device R&D Handbook, helped develop the SME video production, Medical Applications of Rapid Prototyping, and is a regular contributor to BoneZone and MD Design magazine R&D Notebook, and a frequently invited speaker on the subject of medical device innovation.
Since 2007, Hantel Tech has hosted a webinar series forum for the medical device community in the Bay Area generally on the fourth Thursday (noon) of each month. Please feel free to peruse former seminars in the series available via the hanteltech.com website and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
When & Where
Hantel was founded in 1999 with a vision of a company that would bring medical devices to market, with all services provided under one roof. Since then, Hantel has become a leader in contract design and manufacturing, having developed hundreds of products for a wide array of applications. Hantel retains a highly qualified and diverse workforce with expertise in all aspects of medical device development and manufacturing. Located near the heart of Silicon Valley, Hantel is convenient and accessible to a wide array of device and bio-tech firms. Providing fast and flexible service, Hantel was built to meet your needs.