News in 2014

Dr. Martin Michalowski Co-Authors Distinguished Paper

A paper authored by Adventium's Dr. Martin Michalowski and colleagues from the University of Ottawa and Poznan University of Technology, titled “First-order Logic Theory for Manipulating Clinical Practice Guidelines Applied to Comorbid Patients: A Case Study,” has been selected as one of 15 (out of 249) distinguished papers at the annual American Medical Informatics Association conference taking place November 15-19, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Ken Hoyme Invited to Participate at FDA Public Workshop

Adventium Labs’ Ken Hoyme has been invited by the FDA to participate at the FDA Public Workshop on Collaborative Approaches for Medical Device and Healthcare Cybersecurity as a panelist for two separate panels - one on cybersecurity gaps and challenges and the other panel will discuss tools and standards development. Mr. Hoyme is a Distinguished Scientist at Adventium Labs and co-chair of the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) workgroup on medical device security.

Adventium Selected as a Finalist in Two Tekne Award Categories

The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) has selected Adventium Labs as a finalist in two 2014 Tekne Awards categories. The Tekne Awards honor Minnesota companies and individuals who have shown superior technology innovation and leadership. Adventium is the only company to be named a finalist in more than one category. Click here to read the press release.

Adventium Sponsors Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Hackathon

Adventium is thrilled to be sponsoring the University of Minnesota's Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Hackathon event to be held 26-27 September 2014. This inter-collegiate hackathon event is expected to draw a few hundred of the most talented and engaged technical students from the region. For more information or to get involved, please see

Adventium Sponsors Robotics Alley

As we have done since Robotics Alley™ was founded, Adventium Labs is proud to sponsor the Fourth Annual Robotics Alley Conference & Expo that will be held 16-17 September 2014. This annual conference and exposition brings together more than 500 global leaders in robotics research, design, business development, investment, law, and policy to share their insights into the worldwide explosion of robotics and autonomous systems. Please see for more information and to sign up to attend.


ISA Security Compliance Institute Announces ISASecure Security Development Lifecycle Assurance Certification

The ISA Security Compliance Institute (ISCI) announced the availability of the ISASecure Security Development Lifecycle Assurance (SDLA) certification for organizations that develop industrial automation and control systems (IACS). Adventium Labs provided primary staff for transforming draft technical requirements into a fully defined and documented organizational certification program. The certification's objective is to ensure that suppliers include cybersecurity requirements in all phases of their development and maintenance lifecycle processes for IACS products.

Adventium to Sponsor and Lead Symposium on Expanding the Boundaries of Health Informatics Using AI

Adventium is proud to sponsor and lead the 2014 AAAI Fall Symposium on Expanding the Boundaries of Health Informatics Using AI (HIAI'14). The symposium will be held in Arlington Virginia November 13–15, 2014. Chaired by Adventium’s Dr. Martin Michalowski, its purpose is to bring together health informatics researchers working on AI research and AI researchers working on methodological research applied to health informatics to make personalized and participatory medicine a reality.