How to Work With Medical Device Design Firms: Karten Design Featured in Assembly Magazine

February 17, 2017

In this recent Assembly Magazine article, Eric Olson, Director of Design, and Stuart Karten, Principal, explain how a third-party design firm can help establish a user-centric product development process.

Karten Design Partner Axonics Modulation Technologies Receives Marketing Approval from Health Canada

January 27, 2017

K:D partner, Axonics Modulation Technologies, recently received a Homologation d’un instrument médical (medical device approval) for the world’s first rechargeable implantable sacral neuromodulation system (SNM). With this news, Axonics is enabled to market its SNM system throughout Canada.

Karten Design Named SXSW Interactive Innovation Award Finalist

January 19, 2017

Karten Design is excited to announce that one of our projects–the Starkey Halo 2 Made for iPhone Hearing Aid–has been named a finalist in the 2017 SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards!

Stuart Karten to Speak at CES 2017 Startup Stage Presented by Techstars

December 15, 2016

Stuart Karten will join a healthcare startup panel discussion and help judge a startup pitch competition as part of the CES 2017 Startup Stage Presented by Techstars.

Stuart Karten to Lead a Fireside Chat on Medtech Innovation at 2017 Medical Technologies Executive MindXchange

December 14, 2016

Stuart Karten has been selected to moderate a Fireside chat at the 22nd Annual Medical Technologies 2017: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange! Held March 19-21, 2017 at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort in Coronado, California, this event brings together healthcare and life sciences executives to explore the changing landscape of medicine.

K:D’s Eunji Park and Ron Pierce to Speak at MD&M West 2017

December 14, 2016

K:D’s Lead Design Strategist Eunji Park and Ron Pierce, VP and Director of Design Strategy and Research, to speak at MD&M West 2017, taking place February 7-9, 2017.

K:D Spotlight: Matt Baum, Mechanical Engineer

November 12, 2016

As a K:D Mechanical Engineer, Matt Baum combines his engineering and design experience to bring clients’ creative visions to life as a working end product. In this edition of K:D Spotlight, we chatted with Matt to explore where he draws inspiration from and how device design and the Burning Man Festival have more in common than we think.

Designing the Embarrassment Out of Incontinence: Karten Design Featured in Fast Company

October 24, 2016

Karten Design worked in close alignment with Axonics to design, develop, and fully validate the cutting-edge system in less than 30 months.

Chef Nyesha Arrington: Defining a New Era of Los Angeles Cuisine

October 21, 2016

At Conversations, Chef Nyesha shared how her experiences growing up in a multi-cultural family helped shape her cooking style and gave us an inside look into her creative and artful approach to conceptualizing dishes.

Stuart Karten to Lead an Interactive Workshop at 2017 New Product Innovation & Development MindXchange

October 21, 2016

Stuart Karten has been selected to moderate a ThinkTank workshop at the 11th Annual New Product Innovation and Development 2017: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange! Held January 9-11, 2017 at the San Diego Marriott in La Jolla, this event assembles leading providers of innovation and product development software and services to share their thought leadership on what they see is working, and what is not, across the spectrum.

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