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Virtual Engineering Week is bringing a full week of best-in-class education to the global design, engineering, and manufacturing communities. Join us each morning to hear from medical device industry professionals during the Medtech Mornings series, and in the afternoons to learn from engineering and manufacturing experts in areas like 3D printing, smart manufacturing, packaging, materials and sustainability, and career development.

All times listed below are PST (Pacific Standard Time).

Sandhiprakash (Sandhi) BhidePresidentAnwaya Consulting

Sandhi Bhide is the President of Anwaya Consulting LLC, which specializes in IOT and digital transformation. Prior to the current role, he was the GM/CTO of an IOT Group Startup within Intel where he led the development of three highly innovative IOT platforms. He is also the inventor of world's first true smart light bulb with sensor/compute/communication/management/security capabilities – all in one end node and has patents to his name. He has over 40 years of high tech and over 20+ years of experience at Intel in several leadership positions. Presently, he is also a co-founder/BOD/Investor of FleetNurse, a healthcare services startup. He is also leading another startup effort in a Coronavirus detection mitigation device and equipment startup which is currently in a stealth mode.

Sandhi's insatiable curiosity leads him to develop many innovative solutions that transform the world and businesses. He is an innovative Business Leader, Strategist, and Technologist. He is a frequent speaker and thought leader at Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) and several other industry leading conferences. Sandhi serves as an IOT expert on the Steering Committee Member/Judge for the prestigious Edison Awards and Edison Universe. He serves as a Director-at-large for University of Oregon's Alumni Association. Outside the technology effort, Sandhi is a founder, coordinator and singer, Bollywood Music Group: Soor Aur Saptak™ which works with Seva Foundation, Berkeley, CA and raised $300K+ since its inception doing free cataract operations for financially challenged pediatric patients in rural India.

Sandhi has a BE in Electronics and Telecommunication from University of Pune India, MS in Computer Science from University of Wyoming, USA specializing in computer vision, AI, and robotics, and Executive MBA in strategic management from University of Oregon, USA.