SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Canon's advanced design and manufacturing expo and conference, at the Orlando Convention Center, November 18-19, 2015, will feature conference sessions on the latest medical devices and how smart devices are changing the practice of medicine today.
A panel discussion on "The Promise of Clinical Wearables: Progressing From Fad to Meaningful Essentials," will look at how doctors are currently using wearables to care for their patients, how the data collected can influence medical decisions, and how they can improve patient outcomes. Panelists Maneesh Shrivastav, Director of Strategy and Market Development for Medtronic, Vahid Sahiholnasab, MD, FRCP, Co-Founder of Medical Wearable Solutions, and Liam Pender, Senior Director of R&D at Dexcom, will be led by moderator Spencer Hutchins, CEO & Co-Founder of Reflexion Health.
Another panel will discuss "The Rise of Telemedicine in New Models of Care Delivery," exploring the leading smart devices that are enabling telemedicine care delivery and expansion. David Amor, Principal, Medengineering will moderate the panel, with Gail Croall, Chief Marketing Officer, Healthspot, Spencer Hutchins, Reflexion Health, and Colin Forward, SVP, Mobilecare.
In addition to these medical-related topics, a day-long conference on Wednesday, November 18, will delve into "Industry 4.0: The Smart Manufacturing Revolution," with multiple sessions on the digital transformation of the manufacturing floor, cyber security, advances in collaborative robotics and automated intelligence.
On Thursday, November 19, another day-long conference presents "Packaging That Sells, The Latest Innovations and Strategies in Cost-Effective Packaging," with speakers from Amcor, PepsiCo, Clemson University, and Dow Chemical.
The expo is designed with seven areas of focus to expand visitor opportunities. These areas include: automation, design, plastics, medtech, packaging, aerospace, and quality. Visitors can get a close-up look at the technologies and applications that are revolutionizing manufacturing today from hundreds of top suppliers exhibiting in all of these industry sectors. Also, visitors will be inspired at the free presentations at the Center Stage on the show floor.
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