Print for Healthcare Kick-Off Event

Please join us at Hôtel-Dieu Grace Healthcare (HDGH) to learn more about the Print for Healthcare competition, hear about 3D printing needs from local healthcare professionals, start the ideation stage of your project with the help of mentors, and see live 3D printing demonstrations! Single participants AND pre-formed teams are encouraged to attend!


  • 9:30 – Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:45 – Event Information
  • 10:15 – 3D Printing Overview
  • 10:30 – Services offered for the event (OLT, Pepco, Printable Canada, Kelcom)
  • 11:15 – Keynote Speaker (David Schonthal, Innovation Expert at IDEO)
  • 12:15 – Lunch
  • 1:00 – Panel
  • 1:30 – Facilitated connector event & project development, mentors present to work 1-on-1 with teams
  • 3:00 – Closing Comments

**Note: Parking on site is City of Windsor parking - $7 per day

David Schonthal, Keynote Speaker

David Schonthal is a Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management where he teaches courses in new venture creation, design thinking and creativity. He also serves as the Executive Director of Kellogg's Zell Fellows program -- a selective venture accelerator program designed to help student-entrepreneurs successfully launch new businesses.

David is also a Portfolio Director and Business Designer at IDEO, an award-winning innovation consultancy, where he helps companies design new business models and creative paths for products and services to get to market

He is the Co-Founder of MATTER, a 25,000 square foot innovation center in downtown Chicago focused on catalyzing and supporting healthcare entrepreneurship and is a contributor to Forbes, Inc., Fortune and Entrepreneur Magazines. David has received several honors for his work, which recently include a Kellogg Faculty Impact Award for excellence in teaching, as well as being named to Crain's Chicago Business magazine's "40 Under 40" list and the “Techweek 100”.

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  • When: Friday, October 20, 2017 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

    Venue: Hôtel-Dieu Grace Healthcare

    Where: 1453 Prince Road, Windsor Ontario N9C 3Z4

    Cost: Free