Past Events

BCC Research Past Events

From industry-wide conferences to smaller events, talks and seminars, we are committed to going beyond the reports, helping users to better understand their markets. Search past events below and access the archive of webinars, free when you become a Member.

Past Market Research Events

The Probiotics Market: Ingredients, Supplements, Foods

Join our analyst as he discusses the importance of scientific research, product innovation, consumer awareness and preferences and government regulatory requirements and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Aneesh Kumar, BCC Research Analyst

Date: : November 13, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Laboratory Animal Models, 3D Cultures and Organoids

Join us as first-time presenter, Martin Kubes, provides a brief overview of his upcoming report. He will give a take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Martin Kubes, BCC Research Analyst

Date: : November 7, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 11 a.m. EDT (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Medical Tourism: Market Outlook and Trends

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: V. Austin Samuels, BCC Research Analyst

Date: October 30, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EDT (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

The Global Rise of Biomarker-based Diagnostics and Therapeutics

As the prevalence of cancer and other genetic diseases continue to climb, the global market for biomarker-based drugs and therapeutics continues to see significant growth. As outlined in BCC Research’s recent report, biomarkers offer the advantage of early diagnosis and accurate, consistent results. According to the report, this global market is expected to reach $136.5 billion by 2023. Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Sonam Subhadarshini, BCC Research Analyst

Date: October 11, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Industrial Boilers: Global Markets to 2022

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Robert Eckard, BCC Research Analyst

Date: October 9, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 12 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Machine Vision Technologies

Join our analyst to learn more about the global market for the various components that comprise an MV system, the outlook of future global markets for MV systems, the technologies that will be involved and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Nikhil Dasyam, BCC Research Analyst

Date: October 3, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Technology Platforms for the Internet of Things (IoT)

Join presenter, Nandita Bhotika, for a sneak peek of her upcoming report. Attendees will receive an overview of technology platforms for the internet of things (IoT), new developments and recent standards for IoT solutions, a look at the current and potential applications for IoT platforms and so much more.

Presenter: Nandita Bhotika, BCC Research Analyst

Date: September 26, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

How to Dissect a Market Opportunity: Part II

Going beyond the basics of how to dissect a market opportunity, the second part of Gordon's presentation will teach participants strategies to leverage viable market opportunities, such as competitive comparisons, trend analysis, lead user research and cross industry intelligence.

Join us to learn valuable tools to meet your growth targets.

Presenter: Gordon Nameni, PhD, Senior Editor, BCC Research

Moderator: Angela Sarno, Membership & Communications, BCC Research

Date: September 13, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 11 a.m. EST (45 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Dr. Gordon Nameni is a Senior Editor with BCC Research. As a Senior Editor, Gordon overseas the publication pipeline of seven vertical market categories including advanced materials, plastics, semiconductors, energy and batteries, chemical and environmental based technologies. Prior to his current role, Gordon conducted a National Science Foundation sponsored Corporate Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at A.O. Smith Corp. and spent 2009 as a William J. Fulbright Scholar at Tshwane University of Technology in South Africa. He completed degrees from Brown University and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where he received his PhD.

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's updated Member library. Learn about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services. Your Member Services team will guide you through many search features and functions and be available to answer any questions you may have.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: September 13, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 2:00 p.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's updated Member library. Learn about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services. Your Member Services team will guide you through many search features and functions and be available to answer any questions you may have.

Can't make this morning session? Register for Thursday’s afternoon session!

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: September 12, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 9:00 a.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Checkpoint Inhibitors: Global Markets

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Dr. Cheryl Lee Barton, Analyst

Date: September 6, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 1 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Genetic Modification Therapies: Global Markets

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: John Bergin, Analyst

Date: September 5, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 11 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Negative CO2 Cement, The Blue Ocean of Growth

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Tanmay Joshi, BCC Research Analyst

Date: August 28, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: August 28, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 2pm EST (15 Minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Biosensors and Nanosensors Global Markets and Technologies

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Michael Sullivan Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: August 16, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 12 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: August 9, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 9:30 a.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: July 31, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 11 a.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

How to Dissect a Market Opportunity
Member Exclusive Webinar

Based on our most popular live event! This webinar will focus on the methodology for developing breakthrough innovation which can lead to new applications, new growth areas and/or new processes for cost reductions. A great primer for those new to using market research and a great brush up for those who have new opportunities they are looking to validate.

Attendees will learn:

  • The basics of market sizing (top down and bottom up analysis)
  • An intro to basis and relational data analysis, as well as to capability driven market analysis for assessing new markets
  • Approaches to validating opportunities for growing beyond your current space

Join us to gain the tools you need to plan for the growth for your product, your business and your career!

Presenter: Gordon Nameni, PhD, Senior Editor, BCC Research

Moderator: Angela Sarno, Membership & Communications, BCC Research

Date: July 18, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 11 a.m. EST (45 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Dr. Gordon Nameni is a Senior Editor with BCC Research. As a Senior Editor, Gordon overseas the publication pipeline of seven vertical market categories including advanced materials, plastics, semiconductors, energy and batteries, chemical and environmental based technologies. Prior to his current role, Gordon conducted a National Science Foundation sponsored Corporate Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at A.O. Smith Corp. and spent 2009 as a William J. Fulbright Scholar at Tshwane University of Technology in South Africa. He completed degrees from Brown University and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where he received his PhD.

State of the Union: Sensors Technology

Following the Sensors Expo & Conference from June 26-28, BCC Research's Senior Editor and Keynote Speaker at the event will offer a webinar to recap the conference and provide personal insight about what’s on the horizon for sensors technology.

Presenter: Michael Sullivan, Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: July 12, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 12pm EST

Where: WebEx

Michael Sullivan is a Senior Editor at BCC Research who pioneered the company's Information Technology category of market research, which provides in-depth coverage of new areas, such as the technologies that underpin the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT) market.

Prior to BCC Research, Michael authored and published two books on the growing opportunities in Internet commerce and corporate Web development. He also worked at various market research firms and Information Technology manufacturers as a market strategy analyst and forecaster, and he has also conducted market research projects for IBM, Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, EMC, and Schneider-Electric among others. He has an MBA from Boston University School of Management and has undertaken graduate course work in Information Technology, Marketing Analytics and Statistics.

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: July 12, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 11 a.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Sensors Expo & Conference

BCC Research will take part in the Sensors Expo & Conference, which is the only industry event in North America exclusively focused on sensors and sensor-integrated systems. Be sure to visit us at booth #1523 and visit the conference website to register and for the latest information on the event

Date: Conference & Expo: June 27-28, 2018; Pre-Conference Symposia: June 26, 2018

Where: McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, CA

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: June 27, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 2 p.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Medical Sensors Design Conference

The Medical Sensors Design Conference creates unique educational and networking opportunities that drive sensor development and foster innovation in medical and healthcare applications. Co-located with Sensors Expo & Conference 2018, the conference provides a context for design engineers and OEMs to learn about underlying sensor technologies and emerging applications. Michael Sullivan will deliver the first keynote address at 1 p.m. on June 25. More details to come!

Keynote Speaker: Michael Sullivan, BCC Research Senior Editor

Date: June 25-26, 2018

Where: McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, CA

Non-Woven Filter Media: Global Markets to 2022
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Adrian Wilson, BCC Research Analyst

Date: June 21, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST.

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: June 13, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 8 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Smart Home Technologies: Global Markets to 2022

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Michael Sullivan, Senior Editor and Sinha G. Gaurav, Analyst

Date: Jun 12, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Member Library Orientation
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: May 30, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 7 a.m. EST or 4 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

FLAME 2018

Join us for the premier flame retardant (FR) event in the United States! Specifically designed for scientists and other technical specialists, this event is known for bringing together the greatest minds in FR coatings science, technology, design and manufacturing. The conference boasts excellent networking opportunities alongside a vibrant learning experience, with many attendees returning each year. If you're ready to advance your knowledge of the FR field, then this event is a must.

Chairman: Charles Wilkie, Marquette University

Date: May 20-23, 2018

Location: The Sheraton Stamford Hotel in Stamford, Connecticut

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for POC Diagnostics
Member Exclusive Webinar

"Point of care (PCR) will change how healthcare providers will use molecular diagnostics to treat patients, and the business opportunities that will arise from it."

Webinar Highlights:

  • Markets will be addressed by the disease markets served by point of care PCR
  • Attendees will be able to understand the applications and business opportunities from this arising sector of molecular diagnostics
  • Includes live Q&A session with the analyst

Presenter: Todd Graham, BCC Research Analyst

Date: May 16, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 1 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Todd Graham is a clinical laboratory scientist for a large hospital system in the New York Tri-State Area as well as a scientific consultant for Fortune 500 biotechnology firms, healthcare systems throughout the world and R1 Research Level Universities. During his time as a clinical laboratory scientist in his current role, he has improved sample workflow and improved laboratory quality and sample turnaround time while expanding laboratory services to vulnerable health populations in the New York area. He has also provided outreach to the local community by serving as a mentor to students training in clinical laboratory science, as well as the scientific community by serving as a technical resource for his peers in the laboratory.

Through his work as a consultant, he has worked to improve the spread of key technical information in a variety of mediums. Todd has written a number of market research reports used by Fortune 500 biotechnology firms in strategic planning and led webinars on key quality issues that impact the biotechnology community. He has served R1 Research Level Universities by advising them on strategic technology transfer opportunities and has been called upon as a key knowledge leader internationally for the biotechnology industry.

Todd Graham graduated in 2006 with a MA in Biology at Queens College (City University of New York) after conducting published research in Molecular Evolution in the laboratory of Dr. Stephane Boissinot. He graduated as a Dean’s List student and James Dickson Carr Scholar from Rutgers University in 2001 with a BS in Biotechnology, where he continues to mentor Biotechnology students. He is a member of the Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening. He is also licensed as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist in New York State and is certified in Molecular Diagnostics by the American Society for Clinical Pathology.

Global Markets for Infectious Disease Treatments
Member Exclusive Webinar

"With this presentation, I hope everyone attending understands the opportunity to innovate and market treatments, vaccines and diagnostics for infectious diseases. With conditions like Ebola, Zika and MERS becoming global health emergencies, diseases like influenza with pandemic potential and emerging threats like antibiotic resistance, there is a large opportunity and necessity to invest in this market."

Presentation Highlights:

  • Presentation will provide an insightful analysis on the markets and quantitative forecasts for the dynamic infectious diseases markets, with an overview of the market size of vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostic kits used for diseases caused by bacteria (tuberculosis), protozoa (malaria) and viruses (hepatitis, HIV, RSV, HSV, Influenza, Rotavirus and hemorrhagic fevers).
  • The presentation will enable leaders in the pharmaceuticals, vaccine and diagnostic industry to assess market opportunity, identify white spaces and steer research. It will also include market intelligence on some of the newer candidates in the drug development pipeline
  • Includes Q&A session with the analyst

Presenter: Megha Joshi, Analyst

Date: May 8, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 1 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Infectious diseases have a huge burden globally and with globalization and increased mobility of cargo, humans and animals, diseases that were once restricted to endemic regions are now spreading. There is little understanding and preparedness globally, on how to deal with the situation. According to Joshi recent research report, the global market for infectious disease treatments totaled $64.8 billion in 2017. The market should total $99 billion by 2022, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.9% from 2017 to 2022.

Megha Joshi has a master's degree in biotechnology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Mumbai) and a diploma in management consulting from the Consultancy Development Centre of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. She has eight years of experience in the fields of competitive intelligence, technology strategy, market research and patent analysis in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and agrochemical industries.

Member Library Orientation

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: April 25, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 7 a.m. EST OR 3 p.m. EST (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Smart Robotics in Manufacturing: Global Markets to 2022

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Michael Sullivan, Senior Editor and Author

Date: April 25, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 12 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Digital Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Technology: Global Markets
Member Exclusive Webinar

"Digital PCR fills in a number of key niches that solve important problems connected to PCR, and it is becoming a relevant PCR technology in the marketplace."

Key Discussion Points:

  • The markets will be addressed both by application types and by digital PCR methodology, and attendees will get a greater understanding of how digital PCR fits in the marketplace and the opportunities that will arise as this technology matures
  • The webinar will cover how digital PCR fills a number of key market niches within the overall PCR market
  • Includes live Q&A session with the analyst

Presenter: Todd Graham, BCC Research Analyst

Date: April 18, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 11:00AM EST

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Todd Graham is a clinical laboratory scientist for a large hospital system in the New York Tri-State Area as well as a scientific consultant for Fortune 500 biotechnology firms, healthcare systems throughout the world and R1 Research Level Universities. During his time as a clinical laboratory scientist in his current role, he has improved sample workflow and improved laboratory quality and sample turnaround time while expanding laboratory services to vulnerable health populations in the New York area. He has also provided outreach to the local community by serving as a mentor to students training in clinical laboratory science, as well as the scientific community by serving as a technical resource for his peers in the laboratory.

Through his work as a consultant, he has worked to improve the spread of key technical information in a variety of mediums. Todd has written a number of market research reports used by Fortune 500 biotechnology firms in strategic planning and led webinars on key quality issues that impact the biotechnology community. He has served R1 Research Level Universities by advising them on strategic technology transfer opportunities and has been called upon as a key knowledge leader internationally for the biotechnology industry.

Todd Graham graduated in 2006 with a MA in Biology at Queens College (City University of New York) after conducting published research in Molecular Evolution in the laboratory of Dr. Stephane Boissinot. He graduated as a Dean’s List student and James Dickson Carr Scholar from Rutgers University in 2001 with a BS in Biotechnology, where he continues to mentor Biotechnology students. He is a member of the Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening. He is also licensed as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist in New York State and is certified in Molecular Diagnostics by the American Society for Clinical Pathology.

Biosimilars: Global Markets
Member Exclusive Webinar

"The key takeaway from this presentation would be the potential of biosimilars market, that it is here to stay. With the benefits of affordability and growing need to reduce the healthcare burden, the future of biosimilars is promising across all global regions."

Key Discussion Points:

  • Join to understand the forces that are changing the market landscape, the current market and what is expected in the coming five years
  • The markets will be addressed in three different segments i.e. by type, by applications, and by region. Drivers and challenges of the market will be discussed separately
  • Includes live Q&A session with the analyst

Presenter: Dr. Kamna Jhamb, Analyst

Date: April 11, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 2 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

The biosimilars are promising drugs that are expected to bring a radical change in the biopharmaceuticals market. With an estimated CAGR of 30.5% (2017-2022), the global biosimilars market is projected to reach $20.8 billion by 2022.

Dr. Kamna Jhamb is an experienced researcher in microbiology and protein chemistry as well as an analyst in the life sciences, protein chemistry, biopharmaceuticals and analytical methods. Dr. Jhamb holds a Ph.D in Microbial Technology from Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh, India.

Member Library Orientation

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: April 11, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Grid-Scale Electricity Storage Technologies: Global Markets
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst's take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Christopher Maara, Analyst

Date: April 10, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Exosome Diagnostics and Therapeutics: Global Markets
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"The exosome market has growing influence on diagnostic and therapeutic industry expansion and is becoming one of the most popular trends in future product development."

Presentation Highlights:

  • Analyst will describe current state of exosome market including specific sectors, market participants and overall value of the market including future trends
  • Attendees will be able to evaluate impact of exosome market on current biotech/pharma industry and make future decision regarding their investments and/or R&D activities
  • Includes Q&A session with the analyst

Presenter: Marianna Tcherpakov, Analyst

Date: April 5, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 1 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Dr. Marianna Tcherpakov has more than 10 years of experience as a bench scientist specializing in the areas of biochemistry, cell biology and industrial assay development and drug manufacturing. She has contributed to a number of scientific publications, has expertise as an assay development scientist, and is familiar with different research field trends and likely future developments.

In the last five years, Marianna worked in business development sector for variety of biotech companies. She has an extensive knowledge in marketing and client management in different segments ofpharma and biotech industries, including antibody production, gene editing and GMP manufacturing.

Internet of Things (IoT) Sensors in Healthcare: Global Markets and Technologies
Member Exclusive Webinar

"Attendees will be able to understand the scale and scope of the market to plan their market entry or enhance their current portfolio, whether they are sensor or device manufacturers or participate elsewhere in the healthcare IOT ecosystem."

Presentation Highlights:

  • Provides an overview of how sensors are enabling the Internet of Healthcare Things including which areas of the sector are being addressed, what kinds of sensors are applicable and the key drivers and restraints on market adoption
  • Join to understand the vital importance of sensors to enable healthcare IOT including the sale and scope of the market
  • Includes live Q&A session with the Senior Editor

Presenter: Michael Sullivan, Author and Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: March 28, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 12 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: WebEx

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

The market for Internet of Things (IoT) sensors for healthcare is growing at a rate of more than 25% per year, driven by new applications for monitoring vital signs, providing alarms and notifications, feeding data to IoT platforms, and administering medical therapies. Sensors are moving in the direction of broader measurement to report on the context of medical information, increase the frequency and quality of data, and expand the degree of interactivity with data, other devices and external information available to end users. In addition, sensors are increasingly becoming part of healthcare procedures to inform medical providers of appropriate surgical remedies, disease diagnoses and determine pharmaceutical courses of treatment. Together with nascent analytic platforms, sensors are helping to automate more and more processes within healthcare systems. In this webinar, attendees will learn about the scale and scope of the market as well as segment types, drivers and restraints.

Member Library Orientation

Join us on an in-depth tour of BCC Research's library, which explores its many search features and functions. Your Member Services team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the library portal, your BCC Research Membership and upcoming Member-exclusive services.

Presenter: BCC Research Member Services Team

Date: March 7, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. (15 minutes)

Where: WebEx

U.S. Market for Fracking Fluids
Member Exclusive Webinar

"While the growth rates for fracking fluids are not nearly as high as they were back in 2013-2014, the hydraulic fracturing industry has slowly climbed back. Usage of fracking fluids, though much smaller than they were 5 years ago, has begun to steadily increase again."

Key Discussion Points:

  • Since the downturn in the hydraulic fracturing market in 2014, the fracking fluids industry has slowly rebounded and now displays a 5-yr growth rate of 6.7%, which is expected to reach $16.8 billion in 2022
  • Gain a clear picture of the fluid volumes and revenues for fracking fluids currently in use within the hydraulic fracturing industry and their projected values up to 2020
  • Live Q&A session with the senior editor/author of this report

Presenter: Gordon Nangmenyi, Author and Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: February 27, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 3 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Dr. Gordon Nangmenyi is a Senior Editor with BCC Research and a Principal with August Brown, a boutique management consulting company based in Milwaukee, WI. As a Senior Editor, Gordon overseas the publication pipeline of seven vertical market categories including advanced materials, plastics, semiconductors, energy and batteries, chemical and environmental based technologies. Prior to his current role, Gordon conducted a National Science Foundation sponsored Corporate Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at A.O. Smith Corp. and spent 2009 as a William J. Fulbright Scholar at Tshwane University of Technology in South Africa. He completed degrees from Brown University and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where he received his PhD.

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IoT Technologies for Process Manufacturing: Global Markets
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"IoT offers process manufacturing the opportunity to improve efficiency, develop new products and streamline services, but it requires putting a lot of new technology pieces in place."

Key Discussion Points:

  • The presentation breaks IoT technologies into three main categories: software, hardware and networking. Software includes IoT platforms, IoT Big Data software and IoT security solutions. Hardware includes sensors, Programmable Logic Controllers and Distributed Control Systems. Networking is broken down into wired and wireless.
  • Understand how IoT differs from existing manufacturing technologies; how to use it to improve operational efficiency and the challenges in deploying the technology.
  • Live Q&A session with the editor/analyst

Presenter: Paul Korzeniowski, Analyst, BCC Research

Date: February 15, 2018

Time: 1 p.m. EST

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

With more than two decades of experience, Paul Korzeniowski is a market research analyst and industrial automation consultant. His work has centered on determining major market trends in areas such as the development of new smart factory standards and solutions, integration of various systems and the emergence of new technologies, such as the Internet of Things. He has authored reports on manufacturing markets for a wide variety of publications, including Investor’s Business Daily, USA Today, Reuters, CIO, Entrepreneur, TechBeacon, Information Week, Computerworld and Newsweek.

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Healthcare Cloud Computing, Global Markets to 2022
Member Exclusive Webinar

Join us for a brief overview of this report, the analyst’s take on the global market and a live Q&A session. A recording of this webinar will be made available for free to Members in the library.

Presenter: Michael Sullivan, Author and Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: February 8, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 2 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

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Tactile and Dimensional Printing: Global Markets to 2022
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"From a marketing perspective, tactile enters the scene as a largely underutilized channel for interacting with consumers, who are most often over-saturated in a cacophony of marketing sights and sounds. In contrast, tactile elements engender a serene sense of quality, helping to hold a consumer’s interest longer than conventional packaging."

Join us to:

  • Gain a better understanding of tactile and dimensional printing markets
  • Learn about current market trends and hot points for competition
  • Identify some of the strongest areas of growth within the market
  • Get a better understanding of where markets are headed in the next five years

Presenter: Robert Eckard, Analyst

Date: February 6, 2018 (Tuesday)

Time: 2 p.m. EST

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Robert Eckard, PhD, has 10 years of market research experience, including across various commercial, industrial and consumer level markets. Dr. Eckard has completed reviews of industrial technologies and systems for a wide array of Fortune 500 corporations, startups, consultants, industry organizations, the U.S. federal government, state governments and various other clients. Dr. Eckard also runs a small industry research and technical consulting company, with an emphasis on industrial sectors. He has produced several market research reports for BCC Research, on an array of global subjects, ranging from industrial products and systems to materials, industrial equipment, commercial equipment and efficiency related technologies, including associated industries.

His recent report Tactile and Dimensional Printing: Global Markets to 2022 evaluates the tactile and dimensional printing markets based on a combination of primary and secondary research, focusing on corporate data and additional and supplemental information provided by key industry insiders. Tactile printing is already happening and/or has strong potential to grow under several printing technologies, including gravure, flexo, screen printing, inkjet printing and embossing; market data are considered with breakdowns along these categories and based on growth-oriented applications, including printing for packages, labels, currency and security and accessibility for the sight-impaired.

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Mobile Apps for DNA Sequencing: Global Markets
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"Cancer and other rare diseases could lead to generalized patient treatment of all diseases through the implementation of alternative methods using genomics, rather than those current traditional diagnostics and treatment methods."

Key Discussion Points:

  • With billions being poured into this market to address the future needs of global healthcare and developing technology, these early stages are setting the way for future application within GP surgeries and hospitals to change the way patients are diagnosed and treated
  • Currently, only cancer and rare diseases are being addressed as this is where the high global healthcare costs are concentrated
  • Future markets should see a generalized application of precision medicine, for which viability studies are being undertaken in the U.S. and the U.K. to study the economic impact on introducing DNA sequencing into generalized healthcare services

Presenter: Smruti Munshi, Analyst

Date: January 31, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 12 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Smruti Munshi is a research analyst who has specialized in medical technologies since 2010. She focuses on monitoring and analyzing emerging trends and technologies, competitive benchmarking and market dynamics within the medical devices industry. Smruti has worked on several projects spanning the Europe, Middle East and Africa markets, ranging from market insights and industry reviews to comprehensive marketing and technology-oriented custom consulting. She has an M.S. in biomedical engineering and a B.S. in instrumentation and control engineering.

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3D Cell Culture: Technologies and Global Markets
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"3D cell culture is also experiencing good utility and adoption in Immuno-Oncology, currently a major focus for drug companies. These drugs are biologics, representing a new market versus the focus to-date on small molecule pharmaceutical drugs."

Join us for:

  • Overview of the market for 3D cell cultures, currently estimated to grow at a 5-year CAGR of >30%
  • Update to market trends and factors driving growth in this market, as 3D cell culture systems are used to study and control key stem cell parameters like proliferation and differentiation
  • Live Q&A session with the editor/analyst

Presenter: Robert G. Hunter, Author and Senior Editor, Healthcare

Date: January 24, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 12 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

Robert G. Hunter is a senior management consultant, commercialization strategist and technology and market analyst with more than 20 years of experience in life sciences and healthcare. Recent consulting includes market/technology analysis and forecasting of customer adoption and revenue for a high content screening (HCS) technology leader. He is an early investor in a company using stem cells for predictive drug safety testing in vitro. He has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Clemson University and Master of Business Administration from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.

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Update to Commercial Roofing Materials: The North American Market
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"As with the initial report, which was a comprehensive overview of the commercial roofing market, the update will provide a solid understanding of market dynamics at the overall market and segment level."

Join us for:

  • An update incorporating secondary and primary research based on the structure of the initial report, with a review of the initial market forecasts, a summary of current market trends and any other key market developments
  • Summary of industry structure, market size, trends, product technology, distribution channels and competitive positioning of key players in the North American Commercial Roofing market
  • Live Q&A session with the analyst

Presenter: John Barrett, Analyst

Date: January 18, 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 2 p.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

John Barrett has a detailed knowledge of commercial roofing materials markets, beginning with the original 2013 BCC Research report "Commercial Roofing Materials: The North American Market." He has completed numerous general industry reports and proprietary studies on North American building products industries, including residential roofing, commercial roofing, building science, insulation, siding and trim, walls and ceilings, windows, composite decking, among others.

This short webinar will provide useful information for roofing material distributors, materials manufacturers and other construction industry supply chain-related stakeholders about a market currently forecast to reach $5.9 billion in 2021.

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Connected Medical Devices: Bridging the Gap Between Wearables and Clinical Applications

"Connected medical devices are a growing market with a greater than 10.0% CAGR for 2016 to 2021. Fueled by consumer fitness devices and remote monitoring and diagnostic systems, the market is still in its early days. This event will cover how these devices are being leveraged for clinical applications, as well as how they are providing unique opportunities and challenges to those in the health care and adjacent industries."

Key Takeaways:

  • Connected medical devices will provide new opportunities for existing medical device manufacturers and connectivity specialists
  • Presentation will spotlight the underlying technologies, such as specialty sensors, platforms and processor applications, driven by the connected medical device trend
  • Editors will offer a case example of the application of connected medical devices in the diabetes therapeutics and diagnostics segment to illustrate the ecosystem and the device-specific capabilities required to deliver the solution

Presenters: Michael Sullivan & Robert G. Hunter, Senior Editors, BCC Research

Date: December 5, 2017 (Tuesday)

Time: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: Metro Meeting Centers, 101 Federal Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02110

Cost: BCC Research Members, 2 Free Tickets; General Public, $975 per Ticket

Michael Sullivan is a senior editor at BCC Research who pioneered the company's Information Technology category of market research. Senior Editor Robert Hunter’s focus includes market/technology analysis and forecasting of customer adoption and revenue for a high content screening (HCS) technology leader. Combined, their research spans the global market of medical wearable technology, its underlying technologies, the industry’s dynamic, competitive landscape and key players.

Who Should Attend: Health care providers, payers and device manufacturers and anyone who seeks a deeper understanding of this market’s trajectory should attend.

Networking Lunch Included

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Opportunities in Securing the Internet of Things: Assessing Threats and Closing Gaps

"The strong collaboration between the business, government and consumer sides of IoT for standards and better security for the connected world is the key driver for the IoT security solutions market."

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand the key technologies that provide security for Internet of Things (IoT) and its implementation, as the threat of IoT data security breaches becomes more prevalent
  • Explore the latest trends in IoT, such as cloud-based subscription pricing for internet security solutions as well as blockchain and hypervisors security solutions
  • Discover new investment opportunities and come away with a solid overview of the drivers and challenges impacting this market

Presenters: Nandita Bhotika, Analyst - Michael Sullivan, Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: November 14, 2017 (Tuesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST, 60-minute Webinar

Where: Online

Cost: BCC Research Members, free; General Public, $129 to attend live webinar and $99 for recording

Nandita Bhotika is a market research professional who has worked as a senior analyst in the information technology group for Frost & Sullivan in India and the U.S. She focuses on analyzing new markets and technology trends—especially in information technology—and working as a market consultant to service providers, especially in the internet service provider segment.

The IoT security solutions market is a nascent market that shows great promise as a game changer in the connected digital world. As the threat of IoT data security breaches grows and broadens its scope to include more and more IoT connected devices, this challenge is becoming a major roadblock to the current growth of IoT markets. There is a growing urgency to build an industry consensus on security standards and to foster global industry partnerships and knowledge sharing to tackle this challenge.

The global market for these security solutions was estimated to reach nearly $3.7 billion in 2016, and it is expected to grow at a steady pace of 25.6% over the next five years. This presentation highlights the overall market conditions, drivers and challenges and new developments in security technology innovations.

Who Should Attend: This event will be of interest to anyone in the global market for Internet of Things (IoT) security solutions and those wanting to know more about security, government regulation and key players in the IoT industry.

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Companion Diagnostics & Personalized Medicine

"The companion diagnostics segment has expanded significantly over the past decade from 5% to 15% of the overall personalized medicine sector, and is expected to reach close to 25% in the next five years."

Presentation will Include:

  • Market Overview – Understand the forces contributing to a >30% CAGR in the companion diagnostics market
  • Challenges and Dynamics - Explore the unique technologies, platforms and their limitations that are driving industry development and generating new ventures and biotech enterprises
  • Future Opportunities – Uncover the trends driving future investment, such as high demand for immune-oncology biologics and the presenters’ view that biologics testing will be an important area for future investment

Presenters: Marianna Tcherpakov, Analyst - Robert G. Hunter, Healthcare Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: November 9, 2017 (Thursday)

Time: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: Wyndham San Diego Bayside, 1355 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: BCC Research Members, 2 Free Tickets; General Public, $975 per Ticket

Dr. Tcherpakov has more than 10 years of experience as a bench scientist specializing in the areas of biochemistry, cell biology and industrial assay development and drug manufacturing. A combined presentation with Senior Editor Robert Hunter, analyst for "Companion Diagnostics: Technologies and Markets," the presenters will systematically explore an approach that is one of the fastest growing trends in therapeutics and diagnostics development.

Who Should Attend: This event will be of interest to anyone invested in the growing sector of personalized, or "precision" medicine, pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic companies.

Networking Lunch Included

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Liquid Biopsy Research Tools, Services and Diagnostics: Global Markets
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"Liquid biopsy is rapidly gaining traction as a supplement or alternative to doing a tissue biopsy for applications in reproductive health, cancer and transplant medicine."

Join us for:

  • Personalized overview of the latest forecasts in the liquid biopsy market, including explanations behind the global market’s massive 24.2% CAGR
  • Liquid biopsy market trends in both cancer and non-cancer applications, such as reproductive health and organ transplant diagnostics
  • A live Q&A session with analyst John Bergin

Presenters: John Bergin, Analyst

Date: November 1, 2017 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

Cost: Free for BCC Research Members

John Bergin has held business development, sales and marketing positions with a Fortune 500 advanced materials company, as well as executive management positions with a nanotechnology/separations company. Bergin holds a B.S. degree in Chemistry, an M.S. degree in Biotechnology and a Master of Business Administration. John Bergin is a pseudonym of the author.

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Leveraging the Internet of Things across the Manufacturing Value Chain

"IoT has the potential to change the manufacturing process dramatically. Given the competitive landscape nowadays, organizations are moving to implement the technology. The change requires a revamping of business processes as well as installation of new computer technology."

Key Takeaways:

  • Gain an understanding of how the technology works and be able to balance the opportunities with challenges it presents to your business
  • Learn how IoT solutions can break down traditional barriers among factory devices and applications, requiring new computing infrastructure
  • Discover new ways to gather information about your assembly line: Gain more visibility into the supply chain; proactively service devices about to break down, and incorporate your customer input into product design

Presenters: Paul Korzeniowski, Analyst - Michael Sullivan, Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: October 26, 2017 (Thursday)

Time: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: Metro Meeting Centers, 101 Federal Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02110

Cost: BCC Research Members, 2 Free Tickets; General Public, $975 per Ticket

Paul Korzeniowski is a market research analyst and building automation consultant with more than two decades of experience. His discussion will cover how the Internet of Things is radically changing the factory floor, streamlining processes, automating mundane tasks, improving device maintenance and how manufacturers can differentiate themselves from the pack.

Download a free overview of Paul Korzeniowski's just published report: The Internet of Things (IoT) in Discrete Parts Manufacturing.

Who Should Attend: Those who should attend include manufacturing executives, CIOs, IT managers, OT managers and C-level manufacturing executives looking to understand how IoT technology can impact their business.

Networking Lunch Included

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PEM (Proton Exchange Membrane) Fuel Cells

"Since the process does not ‘burn’ the fuel to produce heat, the thermodynamic limits on efficiency are higher than normal power generation processes."

Key Discussion Points:

  • Types of PEM Fuel Cells and PEM Fuel Cell Component
  • PEM Fuel Cell Fuel & Infrastructure
  • Advantages and Disadvantages and Resulting Differentiators
  • PEM Fuel Cell Applications
  • PEM Fuel Cell Market Forecasts

Presenters: Donald Saxman, Analyst - BCC Research

Date: October 10, 2017 (Tuesday)

Time: 7 p.m. EDT, 50-minute webinar

Where: Online

Donald Saxman has worked with BCC Research as an analyst and author for more than 20 years. He has produced more than 85 focused market/technology reports, including detailed analyses of gas separation and delivery markets, enhanced oil recovery, corrosion inhibitors and industrial gas end uses. His PEM fuel cell webinar will cover scientific developments and the market surrounding this leading hydrogen powered fuel cell, which are well-positioned to power practical fuel cell vehicles, large stationary power stations and portable products.

Who Should Attend: Those in the fuel industry who want to know more about the future of PEM fuel cells and stakeholders in energy and fuel-related companies will benefit from his discussion.

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How to Dissect a Market Opportunity

"The talk will focus on the methodology for developing breakthrough innovation which can lead to new applications, new growth areas and/or new processes for cost reductions."

A recording of this past event is available exclusively to Members in our library

Presenters: Gordon Nameni, PhD, Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: September 12, 2017 (Tuesday)

Time: 8 – 11 a.m.

Where: District Hall, located at 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02110

Dr. Gordon Nameni is a management consultant and senior editor with BCC Research who is an expert in extracting relevant, market critical information for existing and emerging technologies. Having worked with a variety of companies, from small engineering to Fortune 100 companies, Dr. Nameni will introduce effective market analysis techniques and new concepts in strategic marketing frameworks that can uncover and accelerate your progress toward new opportunities. His interactive talk will answer three common questions: How big is my market? What are my market adjacencies? And finally, where can I grow? Participants will learn the basics of market size analysis, techniques for determining new market applications and how to inject market innovations at the front end of new product development/market entry initiatives.

Who Should Attend: This event provides crucial information for anyone who seeks to regularly interpret and utilize market research to uncover new market opportunities, such as R&D team leaders, business development managers, operations leaders and marketing staff members.

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Smart Cities: Growing New IT Markets

"The smart cities market opportunity is driven by the convergence of information and communications technology, in particular, the development of advanced connectivity and analytic software and hardware."

A recording of this past event is available exclusively to Members in our library

Join us and discover:

  • Why North America will continue to dominate the global market, and which cities are driving the majority of the investments
  • Analysis on important growth opportunities, including new transport management systems, smart grids, water monitoring systems and energy-efficient buildings
  • Which companies are the Smart City ICT leaders
  • How sustainability and safe cities are affecting the market

Presenters: Michael Sullivan, Analyst and Senior Editor, BCC Research

Date: August 9, 2017 (Wednesday)

Time: 11 a.m. EST (25 minutes)

Where: Online

In this Member exclusive webinar, Michael Sullivan will discuss key findings from the report, Smart Cities: Growing New IT Markets. Sullivan is a senior editor at BCC Research who pioneered the company's Information Technology category of market research, which provides in-depth coverage of new areas, such as the technologies that underpin the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT) markets. BCC Research estimates that smart cities markets will reach $774.8 billion in 2021 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.7%.

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