Corey Ryan is the Director of Medical Robotics at KUKA Robotics, where he is responsible for research and sales and growth of Kuka’s North American medical business, as well as leading strategic initiatives for the company’s healthcare segment. KUKA’s medical business has long established OEM relationships, but recently shifted its focus to include collaborative robotic applications and startup partnerships. Before joining KUKA, Corey spent eight years with GE Healthcare in various sales and marketing roles. He has spoken at numerous conferences, including: ICRA 2019, Automate 2019, Compass 2018, AIA Vision & Collaborative Robots 2018, and several Robotics Industry Association events on the subject of collaborative robots. Ryan holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering Technology from Lake Superior State University and an MBA for Science and Technology from Queen’s University in Canada.