April 14, 2020
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar – No Cost


In this free webinar, you will hear perspectives of Dr. Wei-Shin Lai, as both a physician and manufacturer. Topics include:

  • Recent experience with factories in China and Taiwan
  • Supply chain shortages
  • Impact on exports
  • COVID-19: transmission, protection, testing, and science
  • School closure impacts
  • Striving to get people back to work

Wei-Shin Lai, MD is Founder and CEO of Acoustic Sheep, an FDA-listed manufacturer in Erie PA. Previously, she was a family physician, graduating from the University of Virginia. During a period of time, she studied to become an EIS (epidemic intelligence service) officer with the CDC. AcousticSheep LLC is the 2016 winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, 2016 Small Business Association’s Entrepreneur of the Year, and multi-year winner of the Consumer Electronics Show Innovations.


Registration is required by noon on April 13th. The webinar link will be emailed prior to the program. Email mreichard@nwirc.org with any questions.















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