Dr. Gaurav Lalwani is the Global Applications Engineering lead at Carpenter Technology Corporation for Medical markets. He received his MS and PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Stony Brook University with a focus on materials science, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. Dr. Lalwani manages the overall technology portfolio and new product development strategy for Carpenter’s Medical business unit and is currently engaged in the development of novel wrought and additive solutions for the medical device industry.

Prior to joining Carpenter Technology, Dr. Lalwani was the co-founder of Millennial Material & Devices and VP of Research for Theragnostic Technologies Inc. – seed stage biomedical startups focused on commercializing carbon based nanomaterials for regenerative medicine, bioimaging and high-fidelity purification applications.

Dr. Lalwani is the winner of Stony Brook Entrepreneurs Challenge, ‘DARE-to-RISK’ regional business plan competition and a New York Business Plan Competition 2015 finalist. Dr. Lalwani has also authored >25 peer-reviewed publications in top scientific journals, 4 book chapters and holds 3 US patent awards. Dr. Lalwani holds a keen interest in promoting inclusive education and food safety by supporting & advising organizations focused on social entrepreneurship.