Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802, USA

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Event Date Tue Feb 5 EST - Thu Feb 7 EST (almost 3 years ago)
Location Anaheim Convention Center
800 W. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802, USA
Region Americas

Automation Technology Expo (ATX) West is where serious professionals find the technologies, education, and connections to stay ahead in the global advanced manufacturing community. In addition to more than 1,900 cutting-edge suppliers showcasing the latest solutions in automation and assembly, robots and robotic accessories, and more, ATX West gives you access to the industry's leading educational offering with the 3D Printing and Smart Manufacturing Innovations Summits, the MD&M Medtech Conference, and free industry education at the Expo.

A must-attend for any advanced manufacturing professional, there's no event in North America as large or as comprehensive. Don't miss this showcase for practical applications from the world's most innovative companies!


2019 Speakers:

Al Crouse
Senior Quality Director, CVRx, Inc.

Andrew Kelly
IC/Systems Architect, Cactus Semiconductor

Anna-Katrina Shedletsky
CEO, Instrumental, Inc.

Antal Solyom
Director of Medical Device Consultancy, Hungaro Trial

Anthony C. Chang, MD
Chief Intelligence & Innovation Officer, The Sharon Disney Lund Medical Intelligence and Innovation Institute (MI3), Children's Hospital of Orange County

Anthony Ng
Senior Engineering Manager, Diabetes IIM EE R&D, Medtronic

Anthony Rizzo
Assistant Vice President Healthcare Development, BSI Medical Devices

Bernardo Mendez
Senior Product Manager, Yaskawa

Bob Trask
North American Representative, EtherCAT Technology Group

Brandon Bogdalek
Product Development Consultant, Worrell

Bryant Foster
VP, Research & Design, Research Collective

Bryce Rutter
Founder & CEO, Metaphase Design Group, Inc.

Carl Vause
CEO, Soft Robotics

Carolin Vogel
Advanced Applications Development Scientist, Eastman Chemical Company

Cary Baur
Manager of Applications Development - Polymer, EOS North America

Chandra Narayanaswami
Principal Research Staff Member, IBM TJ Watson Research Center

Chris Wiltz
Senior Editor, Design News, UBM

Chris Zobkiw
Director of Electrical Engineering, Cirtec Medical

Cullen Hilkene
CEO, 3Diligent

Daniel Schultz, MD
Principal, Medical Devices & Combination Products (Director, CDRH 2004 - 2009), Greenleaf Associates

Darin Oppenheimer
Executive Director, Drug Device COE, Merck

Dave Saunders
Chief Technology Officer, Galen Robotics

Dayton Horvath
Industry Analyst & Consultant

Dominique Freeman
Vice President, Business Development, Ximedica

Dr. Behrang Poorganji
Head of Materials Development, GE Additive

Emily Hildebrand
Director, Human Factors, Research Collective

Eri Hirumie
Regulatory Affairs Specialist, MicroVention

Eric Miller
Principal and co-founder, PADT

Eric Steuben
Vice President, Operations, PROCEPT BioRobotics

Eric Utley
Applications Engineer, Protolabs

Frank Pokrop
Senior Director Regulatory Affairs and Quality, Sotero Wireless

Geetha Rao
CEO, Springborne Life Sciences

Gia Rozells
Director, User Experience Design, BD

Gilad Hizkiyahu
Co-CEO, Singer Instruments and Control, Ltd.

Grant Shirley
Quality Systems Manager, Stratasys Direct Manufacturing Inc.

Hengchu Cao, PhD
Senior Director, Engineering and Advanced Technology, Edwards Lifesciences

Jack Heslin
President, 3D Tech Talks

Jacob Rosen, PhD
Bionics Lab Director and Professor Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UCLA

James Jackson
Industrial Designer, Starfish Medical

James Wabby
Executive Director, Regulatory Affairs, Devices and Combination Products, Allergen

Janet Michener Whipple
Partner, Medical Devices and Invitro-Diagnostics, Validant

Jeff Mize
CEO, PostProcess Technologies Inc.

Jennifer Hoffman, PhD
Director, R&D, Materials Science, AirXpanders

Jeremy Koehler
Director of R&D, Prescient Surgical

Jesse Livezey
Postdoctoral Researcher, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Jim Caruso
Director of Business Development, IBM

John Bernero
CEO, M3 Design

John Crombie
Vice President, R&D, Centaur Sports Medical

John Danese
Industry Director, Life Sciences, KPIT Infosystems

John Kawola
President, Ultimaker North America

John Rondoni
Vice President, Product Development, Operations, Quality, Inspire Medical Systems, Inc.

Judith Gregory, PhD
Co-Director, EVOKE & Values in Design Lab, Associate Adjunct Professor, Informatics, UC Irvine

Julian Loren
CEO, Smartest Systems

Kayed Almasarweh
Watson and Cognitive IoT Solutions Lead, IBM

Ken Burns
Technical Director, Forecast 3D

Kerry McMullen
Senior Project Manager, Operations, Valeritas

Kim Trautman
Executive Vice President, Medical Device International Services, NSF International

Lee Hartley, PhD
Chief Technology Officer, Nalu Medical

Leo Eisner
Principal Product Safety and Regulatory Consultant, Eisner Safety Consultants

Leo Petrossian
Co-Founder & CEO, Neural Analytics

Mac McKeen
Fellow, Regulatory Science, Boston Scientific Corporation

Marc Fischer
CEO, Dogtown Media

Marcelo Trevino
Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Systems, Applied Medical

Mark Rutkiewicz
Vice President, Quality, Innovize

Mark Wehde
Section Head, Division of Engineering, Mayo Clinic

Mark Wehde
Section Head, Technology Development Division of Engineering, Mayo Clinic

Martha Najib
Vice President, Business Development, Ximedica

Matt Pawluk
Director of Quality & Manufacturing, Evolve Manufacturing Technologies, Inc.

Matt Sand
President, 3DEO

Melanie Lang
Managing Director, Formalloy

Michael Drues, PhD
President, Vascular Sciences

Michael Paloian
President, Integrated Design Systems, Inc.

Mike Drues, PhD
President, Vascular Sciences

Murty Vyakarnam, PhD
Founder & Principal, VYTAL Group

Paul Heine
Advanced Technical Support Manager, Banner Engineering

Phil Johnson
Senior Principal, Quality & Compliance Services, Iqvia

Philip Remedios
Principal, Director of Design & Development, BlackHägen Design

Rick Ziebell
Technical Fellow, R.D. Abbott Company Inc

Rose Blackburne, MD
Executive Medical Director Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC

Russell Branaghan
President, Research Collective

Saher Bishara
Senior Principal Human Factors & Usability Engineer, Vyaire Medical

Scott Montgomerie
CEO & Co-Founder, Scope AR

Siddharth Desai
President, Healthcare Evolution, Inc.

Sridhar Iyengar
CEO, Elemental Machines

Srihari Yamanoor
President, DesignAbly

Stephanie Fossat-Dominguez
Vice President, Operation, CeloNova BioSciences, Inc.

Steven Pollack
Senior Staff Research Scientist, Carbon

Stuart Karten
President, Karten Design

Thomas Bento
Senior Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Assurance, Nihon Kohden America

Thomas Bowles
Director of Quality Assurance, FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc.

Thomas Low
Associate Director, Robotics Programs, SRI International

Tim DeGrasse
Sales Development Manager, Universal Robots

Tim Goldsmith
Principal Human Factors Engineer – System Validation, Philips

Tina Krenc
Principal Consultant, KTA Compliance Consulting & AAMI Board Member

Tom Craven
VP of Product Strategy, RRAMAC Connected Systems

Tressa Daniels
Manager of User Experience, BD

Vesna Janic
Director of QA/RA, Starfish Medical

Victor Gura, MD
Internist & Nephrologist

Virgina Hirlan
Chief Scientist, Hirlan, Inc.

William Altman
CEO, CorInnova, Inc.

Xiao Zhong
Analyst, Lux Research

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors:

• Design News
• Packaging Digest
• Plastics Today
• Powder/Bulk Solids
• Qmed