IDSA Medical: The Usability Ecosystem
Date and Time: October 21, 3:00 pm EST
The ConsumerMed Device Explosion
Speaker: Kevin Young, SVP,Product Experience
As the line between consumer products and regulated medical devices blurs, a new category— ConsumerMed—is invading the market, while we’re still in the formative stages of the IoT era. Companies are trying to understand how to make healthcare connectivity meaningful for consumers. Doing so will overcome the common barriers to user adoption of connected products.
- Kevin YoungSVP, Product Experience
Kevin is responsible for maintaining the health of and planning for the growth of Continuum’s product experience business. He also leads programs and project teams directly, working with clients to solve their most complex challenges.
Since joining Continuum in 1997, he’s managed award-winning projects, including the MIT Media Lab’s One Laptop Per Child. He builds strong relationships with Continuum’s Fortune 100 clients, including Coca-Cola, Procter & Gamble, and American Express.
Kevin graduated magna cum laude from Syracuse University with a BID in industrial design. His product design successes have resulted in 14 design excellence awards and 18 U.S. patents.