Next Scheduled Event

February 12, 2018

A Case Study of Plastic Material Selection for Medical
Device Design, Prototype, and Manufacture

Presented by Dr. Shengqiang Gao, Manager of Polymer Core, Medical Device Solutions, Cleveland Clinic

Hilton Garden Inn
8971 Wilcox Dr
Twinsburg, OH

4:30 Board Meeting
5:30 Social / Networking
6:00 Dinner
7:00 Presentation by Dr. Shengqiang Gao

Dr. Gao, Senior Principal Research Engineer will introduce the function of the Polymer Core group at Medical Device Solutions department at the Cleveland Clinic, review the material selection process in general and provide a few specific examples of projects that were done in the past.



Please submit your reservation noon on Wednesday February 7 to or call Dan Crist at 440-227-5424. Please be sure to include the company affiliation of each attendee and any dietary restrictions.

2017 – 2018 Cleveland SPE Programs
(in conjunction with Akron section)

Meeting Topic Speaker Company Location
12-Feb-18 Plastics in Medical Field Dr. Gao Shengqiang Cleveland Clinic Hilton Garden Inn-
12-Mar-18 Tooling Darrell Stafford Polymer Ohio Akron Hilton
9-Apr-18 Plastics in Education tbd SPE Akron Hilton
14-May-18 Cleveland Section Awards Ron Raleigh

Dennis Meade

SPE Cleveland tbd