November 8-9, 2017Minneapolis Convention CenterMinneapolis, MN
2017 Minneapolis Content Schedule
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.
Paul Iaizzo, PhD, FHRS (University of Minnesota Visible Heart® Lab), Brandon Bogdalek (Worrell), Pamela Omdahl, PhD (Medtronic), Jay Reid (Medtronic Global Medical Education), Michael Bateman, PhD (University of Minnesota Visible Heart® Lab)
Jennifer Raeder-Devens, Vice President, R&D, Infection Prevention, Becton Dickinson
Jennifer Raeder-Devens has 20+ years of drug, medical device and combination product development experience, working in 60-person to 60,000 person companies. Since 2008 she has held the title of Vice President, R&D, Infection Prevention at three succeeding companies through spin-offs and acquisitions: Cardinal Health, CareFusion and Becton Dickinson. During her tenure at these companies, she has launched medical devices, combination products and pharmaceutical products chiefly focused in the Infection Prevention market space. Jennifer has successfully built high performing, cross-functional R&D teams through personal leadership and mentoring, and by maintaining strong linkages between the R&D pipeline and evolving needs in infection prevention. She supervises a group of 60+ scientists and engineers developing products ranging from 510(k) line extensions to new Drug Applications.Prior to joining Becton Dickinson, she held positions at Medtronic, 3M and Schneider USA/Boston Scientific. She has a BS from MIT and a MS from Stanford University, both in Chemical Engineering. Jennifer resides in Saint Paul, MN, and in her spare time likes to cook and garden, and to camp and canoe in the BWCA with her husband and two daughters.
Welcome! You can use the Session Scheduler tool to browse sessions and build a custom event schedule. Once you've saved your personal schedule, you can access it from the free GDC Europe Mobile app (available approximately 30 days before the event). Note: use the same login/password on the Mobile app that you set up on this web site.
Step 1. Create an account. Use the "Create Account" button at the top of the right-hand corner.
Step 2. Choose a view. Select either the "List" or the "Grid" icon. (It's the same data, just a different view of the sessions.)
Step 3. Choose your sessions. Click the "Add" or "Remove" button next to each session to add it to, or remove it from, your personalized schedule.
Step 4. Review your schedule. Push the "My Schedule" button in the left column to view your selected sessions.