Agenda

Objective: Establish clear vision and tangible road map for the “neural engineering” industry

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

LOCATION: Case Western Reserve University, the Village @ 115, 1672 East 117th Street Cleveland, OH 44106

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Shuttle buses from airport
  • Check-in at the Village @115 (Apartment Style lodging)

LOCATION: Case Western Reserve University, Tinkham Veale University Center, 11038 Bellflower Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106

  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

  • 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
  • 2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
  • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

  • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

  • 7:00 pm
  • Session 1: “It Just Works” & How to Make “It Just Works” Integrated System View
  • Welcome and Orientation
  • Strategic Vision: Key Note Speaker: Bill Heetderks
  • Session 2: Concurrent Session: Current State of Neural Engineering (Themes: Innovation, Consumer, Funding)
  • Break
  • Session 3: Concurrent Session: Current State of Neural Engineering (Themes: Commercialization, Clinical, Regulatory)
  • Workshop Adjourns


LOCATION: The Village @ 115

  • 7:00 pm - ?
  • Dinner and Activities Evening Socializing: an environment to build relationships with your colleagues

 

Thursday, June, 25, 2015

LOCATION: The Village @ 115

  • 6:30 am - 7:30 am
  • Breakfast

LOCATION: Tinkham Veale University Center

  • 7:45 am
  • 7:45 am - 12:30 pm
  • 7:45 am - 9:00 am
  • 9:00 am - 10:45 am
  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am
  • 11:15 am - 12:30 pm
  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • 1:30 pm - 6:15 pm
  • 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
  • 2:45 pm - 4:30 pm
  • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
  • 6:15 pm
  • Workshop Opens
  • Session 4: Themes: Innovation, Consumer, Funding.
  • Session 4: Vision: Small group discussions; Full group consensus
  • Session 4: Goals and Deliverables: Small group discussions
  • Morning Break
  • Session 4: Goals and Deliverables: Full group consensus
  • Lunch
  • Session 5: Themes: Commercialization, Clinical, Regulatory
  • Session 5: Vision: Small group discussions; Full group consensus
  • Session 5: Goals and Deliverables: Small group discussions
  • Afternoon Break
  • Session 5: Goals and Deliverables: Full group consensus
  • Workshop Adjourns

LOCATION: The Village @ 115

  • 6:15 pm
  • 6:45 pm
  • 7:45 pm - ?
  • Evening Events open
  • Dinner
  • Evening Socializing: an environment to build relationships with your colleagues

Friday, June 26, 2015

LOCATION: The Village @ 115

  • 6:30 am - 7:45 am
  • Breakfast & Check Out

 

LOCATION: Tinkham Veale University Center

  • 8:00 am
  • 8:00 am - 9:30 am

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

  • 2:00 pm
  • Workshop Opens
  • Session 6: Review Each Themes Work Output
    Themes: Innovation, Consumer, Funding
  • Session 7: Review Each Theme’s Output
    Themes: Commercialization, Clinical, Regulatory
  • Break
  • Session 8: Wrap Up: Organize for Action
    Box Lunch provided
  • Workshop Concludes

Themes and Theme Leaders:

Consumers:

  • Collaborate at concept phase
  • Increase awareness
  • Jennifer French, MBA
    Executive Director, Neurotech Network

Clinical:

  • Another tract of training – medical devices
  • Engagement
    Kelley Foote, MD
    Co-Director, Movement Disorder Center
    University of Florida

Regulatory/Reimbursement:

  • Open dialogue
  • On-Ramp to FDA: Early Feasibility IDE
  • Using the Pre-Submission Process Effectively
  • Advocacy for Neural Engineering Community
  • Megan Moynahan, MS
    Executive Director
    Institute for Functional Restoration

Commercialization:

  • What is value chain
  • Optimize research and design processes
  • Understand assessment models
  • Tim Denison, PhD
    Senior Director, Neuromodulation
    Medtronic

Funding Sources:

  • Who go to when
  • How communicate
  • Daofen Chen, PhD
    Program Director, Extramural Research Program
    NIH/NINDS

  • Kip Ludwig, PhD
    Program Director, Neural Engineering
    NIH/NINDS

Innovation:

  • William Heetderks, PhD
    Associate Director of NIBIB
    Director of Extramural Science Programs
    NIH