Keynote Speakers



About Judith Findlay

Judy Findlay is an experienced biomedical engineer who leads projects in the research, development and commercialization of new medical devices. She has a Master’s degree in applied science from UBC, and has worked in both private sector and public sector. Judy’s current work at BCIT in applied research has been complemented by significant periods of time working directly for medical device companies to help with product development, design verification, regulatory approvals, and design transfer to manufacturing. These companies include local successes Pyng Medical, LED Dental and Kardium Inc.

Judy has experience in Quality Systems and Quality Engineering and has led the development of Quality Management Systems certified to ISO 13485 and ISO 9001. She continues to assist companies with their quality systems, quality control and design controls.

Judy focuses on medical device development projects that have commercial potential. Recognition include: Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 under 40; the Medical Design Excellence Award and patents for the FAST1 System; and the Meritorious Achievement Award from the Association of Professional Engineers