Kate Stephenson, PhD

Kate Stephenson, PhD

Founding Principal at Dyad Engineering

Dr. Kate Stephenson is an engineer, researcher, public speaker, and writer. An experienced educator, she holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and is currently an instructor for the University’s Continuing Studies program. She is particularly passionate about sharing new technologies that have allowed for innovation is traditionally under-served markets, including women's health, pediatrics, and orphan diseases. After nine years of serving in multiple medical design firms, Kate founded a strategic consulting firm, Dyad Engineering, that works exclusively on new technologies and products in the medical field. Moving fluidly between investors, lawyers, founders, academic institutions, and major corporations, Dyad provides strategic innovation expertise built from over 50 different medical device projects that span the entire human body.

Sessions
Chair's Opening Remarks
Tuesday, February 11 9:40 AM - 9:45 AM
3D Printing with Metal — What's New, What's Next & How Much Will it Cost?
Tuesday, February 11 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Conference Lunch Roundtable: Leadership & Peer Mentoring
Tuesday, February 11 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Chair's Opening Remarks
Wednesday, February 12 8:25 AM - 8:30 AM
Tech Talk Panel: Additive Manufacturing: The Slow & Steady March to Production
Wednesday, February 12 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM