• 2016 HIGHLIGHT
    Medical Device Innovation
    OCTOBER 29TH, 2016 | 7AM TO 1PM
    THE WESTIN WATERFRONT
    425 SUMMER ST | BOSTON, MA

Agenda

healthtech startups
How to Recognize a Successful Start-Up
ERIK HALVORSEN
Director, TMCx Innovation Accelerator
patient education
Disruption in Healthcare: How Healthcare Professionals Inability to Engage is Affecting Patient Care
andrew le
President & Co-Founder, Buoy Health
Nutrition & Wellness
Bringing Evidence To The Debate Around Dietary Supplements
LUCAS SIEGEL
Co-Founder & CEO, AlternaScript
Diagnostic imaging
Overcoming the Challenges of Accurately & Objectively Making Assessments in Clinical Investigations
louis levy
Director of Corporate & Business Dev., Ultivue
Healthtech investment
 
Why Investing in HealthTech is High Growth and Low Risk
Andrew hedin
Senior Associate, Bessemer Venture Partners
Convergence in medical devices
Innovation Through Convergence in Medical Device Technologies
JEFF CHAMPAGNE
Director of Business Development, MPR Associates, Inc.
data analytics
The Rising Need for Clinical Analytics Solutions in Health Care
jon parks
Chairman & CEO, CELF Technologies, Inc.
Fitness & wearables
How Healthcare Providers Can Incorporate Fitness and Wearable Devices in Their Practice.
Samantha Simmons
Founder & CEO, Curative Orthopaedics, Inc.
MEDICAL DEVICE DISCUSSION PANELIST
How to Develop an Idea into a Product
Kingsley r. chin, md
Founder & CEO, SpineFrontier Inc.
MEDICAL DEVICE DISCUSSION PANELIST
How to Develop an Idea into a Product
Aliki Collins
Founder & CEO, AKC Patents
MEDICAL DEVICE DISCUSSION PANELIST
How to Develop an Idea into a Product
Keith bernardo
President, M&K Engineering, Inc
MEDICAL DEVICE DISCUSSION PANELIST
How to Develop an Idea into a Product
Jason Dictenberg, PhD
Chairman and CEO, AccelBio Inc

ADVANCING IDEAS IN HEALTH-TECH

The 2015 HealthTech Venture Network Conference (HTVNC) was an enormous success! Exhibitors, speakers, ELEVATE participants and attendees gathered in downtown Boston for a memorable event. From the connected operating room, to stem cell research, to a robot that helps make vaccinations less stressful for children, HTVNC was a reflection of health-tech’s enriching diversity. Learn more about HealthTech Venture Network Conference’s mission.

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ELEVATE

PITCH COMPETITION

ELEVATE is a “Shark Tank” style pitch session where 8-10 startups present their pitch to a panel of physicians, entrepreneurs, and executives in the health-tech space for professional feedback and the opportunity to win.

APPLY TO ELEVATE
2016 guidelines
  • Focus on digital health
  • Must have an existing prototype or working beta for their
    digital health solution
  • Must be able to clearly articulate the solution to the problem
    they are solving
  • Can use slides but will be stopped at 4 mins
  • Two minutes of Q & A
2016 Prize
  • Guaranteed entry to the upcoming TMCx Innovation digital health
    class (February 2017)
  • $25k convertible note investment provided the company
    enters & successfully completes the TMCx Innovation accelerator
Elevate judges panel
Kingsley R. Chin MD
Founder & CEO, SpineFrontier Inc.
ERIK HALVORSEN
Director, TMCx Innovation Accelerator
Vinit Nijhawan
Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Academic
ADDISU MESFIN, MD
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon & Assistant Professor University of Rochester Medical Center
DAVID FRIEDMAN
Director of Community, Blueprint Health

Sparking the conversation in health-tech.

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