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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).

Rosemary CoatesExecutive DirectorReshoring Institute

Rosemary Coates is the Executive Director of the Reshoring Institute, a 501c3 Non-Profit organization affiliated with six U.S. Universities. She is an Amazon.com Best Selling author with five supply chain management books including: “42 Rules for Sourcing and Manufacturing in China,” and “Legal Blacksmith – How to Avoid and Defend Supply Chain Disputes.” Ms. Coates earned an MBA from the University of San Diego and a BS in Business Logistics from Arizona State University. She has been a management consultant for 25 years and is an Expert Witness for cases involving supply chain disputes. She teaches Global Supply Chain Strategy at UC Berkeley.

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