Pioneer in Technology Award

Pioneer in Technology Award

The Pioneer in Technology Award is presented to the trail blazing companies and their CEOs/presidents who have facilitated the development of pioneering technologies through interdisciplinary approaches that have impacted diagnostics, treatment, and healthcare delivery in unprecedented ways.

Afsaneh Rabiei

2017 Award Recipient

Afsaneh Rabiei

Professor Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University

Chenzhong Li

2016 Award Recipient

Chenzhong Li

Director of the Nanobioengineering / Bioelectronics Lab, Professor Biomedical Engineering, FIU

X2 Biosystems

2016 Award Recipient

X2 Biosystems

Leader in wearable impact monitoring devices and neurocognitive assessment tools

Eric M. Bailey

2015 Award Recipient

Brian M. Krzanich

Chief Executive Officer of Intel

Eric M. Bailey

2013 Award Recipient

Eric M. Bailey

President, CEO, Founder, Neurologica

Reese S. Terry Jr.

2013 Award Recipient

Reese S. Terry Jr.

Co-founder and former CEO of Cyberonics

Kevin Lobo

2012 Award Recipient

Kevin Lobo

Group President, Orthopaedics - Stryker Corporation

William A. Hawkins

2009 Award Recipient

William A. Hawkins

Chairman and CEO of Medtronic

Mark L. Vachon

2008 Award Recipient

Mark L. Vachon

GE Healthcare

Steve Rusckowski

2007 Award Recipient

Steve Rusckowski

Philips Healthcare

Carl O'Connell

2006 Award Recipient

Carl O'Connell

CEO of Carl Zeiss Inc.