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Agenda

Preliminary Agenda (subject to change)

Who Attended? Register for 2021

February 18, 2020

Day 1 Begins

All Day

  • Private Partnering Meetings All Day

8:00am – 9:00am

  • Registration

9:00 - 9:10am

  • Welcome & Opening Comments from Emerging Medtech Summit Hosts

Scott Pantel

Scott Pantel, President & CEO, Life Science Intelligence

 

9:10 - 11:50am

  • Schedule of presentations to be announced. Presentations will be 10 minutes in the main session and followed by extended CEO hosted breakouts.

 

Michael Whitman

Michael Whitman, CEO, Micro Interventional Devices

David Huizenga

David Huizenga, CEO, Moterum

Lishan Aklog, MD

Lishan Aklog, MD, Chairman & CEO, PAVmed

 

Jim Walker

Jim Walker, President & Co-Founder, Access Strategy Partners

(Session Leader)

 

Philip Siberg

Philip Siberg, Co-Founder & President, Coala Life

Ehsan Jabbarzadeh

Ehsan Jabbarzadeh, CEO, Obsidio

Richard Oberreiter

Richard Oberreiter, CEO, Modulim

Jonathan Gunn

Jonathan Gunn, CEO, Briteseed

Randy Hubbell

Randy Hubbell, CEO, Carmell Therapeutics

James Biggins

James Biggins, CEO, Access Vascular

 

Deb Hart

Deb Hart, Managing Director, Octane

(Session Leader)

 

Dean Sawyer

Dean Sawyer, CEO, Palo Alto Health Sciences

Ralph Zipper

Ralph Zipper, CEO, UroShape

Tamer Mohamed

Tamer Mohamed, CEO, Aspect Biosystems

Vipula Tailor

Vipula Tailor, CEO, Sonix Medical Devices

Matt Angle

Matt Angle, CEO, Paradromics

David Hochman

David Hochman, Chairman & CEO, Orchestra BioMed

 

11:50am - 12:50pm

  • Working Lunch & Industry Panel –  "Early Reimbursement & Market Access Planning: It’s Not Optional"

 

12:10 pm - Panel Begins

Tonya Dowd

Tonya Dowd, Vice President, MCRA

(Moderator)

Lisa Wipperman Heine

Lisa Wipperman Heine, CEO, PreCardia

Gary Owens, M.D.

Gary Owens, M.D., Medical Director, Former Payer

Terri Burke

Terri Burke, Venture Partner, Epidarex Capital

 

12:50 - 1:10pm

  • Networking Break

1:10 – 6:00pm

  • Schedule of presentations to be announced. Presentations will be 10 minutes in the main session and followed by extended CEO hosted breakouts.

 

Peter Schineller

Peter Schineller, Managing Director, BioQuest

(Session Leader)

 

Jason Bottiglieri

Jason Bottiglieri, President & CEO, InnovHeart

Gabriele Grecchi

Gabriele Grecchi, CEO & Co-Founder, Silk Biomaterials

Allison London Brown

Allison London Brown, CEO, UVision 360

John Barrett

John Barrett, CEO, ZKR Orthopedics

Cristian Atria

Cristian Atria, Founder & CEO, nView Medical

Berk Tas

Berk Tas, President & CEO, SentiAR

Paul Molloy

Paul Molloy, CEO, ClearFlow

Sridhar Prathikanti, MD

Sridhar Prathikanti,MD, President, Future World Studios

Dr. Ben Lipps

Dr. Ben Lipps, CEO & Chairman, Magforce

Kurt Riegger

Kurt Riegger, CEO, OcuSciences

Steve Lee

Steve Lee, Founder & CEO, MediPines

Faii Ong

Faii Ong, Founder, GyroGear

Bill Phillips

Bill Phillips, President, Epic Neuro

Jennifer Ernst

Jennifer Ernst, CEO & Co-Founder, Tivic Health

 

Marc Alcser

Marc Alcser, Shareholder, Stradling

(Session Leader)

 

Matthew Nojoomi

Matthew Nojoomi, CEO & Co-Founder, Ictero Medical

Niv Caviar

Niv Caviar, CEO, SpineOvations

Efrat Shenhod-Malihi

Efrat Shenhod-Malihi, Founder & CEO, ReSymmetry

Reid Rutherford

Reid Rutherford, CEO, Melzi

William Altman

William Altman, CEO, CorInnova

Boaz Assaf

Boaz Assaf, CEO, Colospan

Edmond Rambod, PhD

Edmond Rambod, PhD, Chairman & CEO, Quantason

Brian Verrier

Brian Verrier, CEO, Ossio

Mark Greget

Mark Greget, Founder & CEO, NuEyes

Attila Borbath

Attila Borbath, CEO, Synergia Medical

Timothy P. Moran

Timothy P. Moran, CEO, Motus GI

Michael Hanuschik

Michael Hanuschik, CEO, Fresh

Saverio La Francesca, MD

Saverio La Francesca, MD, CEO, Orgagen

Thomas Marchand

Thomas Marchand, CEO, NIDO

 

2:00 - 5:00pm

  • Innovator Spotlight (Table Top Exhibition of Select Companies)

Joseph Muldoon

Joseph Muldoon, CEO, FAST BioMedical

Nelson Patterson

Nelson Patterson, CEO, HealthySole

 

6:00 – 9:00pm

  • Welcome Reception & Cocktails at Terrace Salon  

  • Networking

  • Innovator Spotlight Exhibitor Track

James Biggins

James Biggins, CEO, Access Vascular

Benjamin Bobo

Benjamin Bobo, CEO, Cerenetex

Osman Khawar

Osman Khawar, CEO, Diality

Derrick Johns

Derrick Johns, CEO, DiFusion Technologies

John Klock

John Klock, CEO, QT Ultrasound

Doug Daniels

Doug Daniels, CEO, Stroma Medical

Ron Solar

Ron Solar, CEO, ThermopeutiX

Ehsan Jabbarzadeh

Ehsan Jabbarzadeh, CEO, Obsidio

Philip Siberg

Philip Siberg, CEO, Coala Life

Raj Reddy

Raj Reddy, CEO, Canary Health Technologies

Ray Liu

Ray Liu, Co-Founder, CEO, Vena Vitals

Philip Rackliffe

Philip Rackliffe, CEO, Centerline Biomedical

Vipula Tailor

Vipula Tailor, CEO, Sonix Medical Devices

 

6:45 - 7:30pm

  • Fireside Chat with Industry Legend, Dr. Manny Villafana - "Why He’s Not Done and What’s Next"

Manny Villafaña, PhD, Sc

Manny Villafana, CEO, Medical 21

7:40 - 8:45pm

  • Industry Panel – "Medtech 2020: Venture Capital Outlook"

Dennis McWilliams

Dennis McWilliams, Venture Partner, Sante Ventures

Jon Root

Jon Root, General Partner, US Venture Partners

John F. Ryan

John F. Ryan, Managing Director, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital

Janelle Goulard

Janelle Goulard, Director of Health Investment, Pangaea Ventures

Howard Levin, MD

Howard Levin, MD, Managing Partner, Coridea

Bill Carpou

Bill Carpou, CEO, Octane

(Moderator)

February 19, 2020

Day 2 Begins

All Day

  • Private Partnering Meetings All Day

7:00 - 7:55am

  • Registration

  • Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast with Brad Shwam & Demo of LSI Medtech Pro Market Intel Platform

Brad Shwam

Brad Shwam, Vice President, Life Science Intelligence

7:55 - 8:00am

  • Welcome & Opening Comments from Emerging Medtech Summit Hosts

Scott Pantel

Scott Pantel, President & CEO, Life Science Intelligence

8:00 - 8:40am

  • Keynote – "The Next Quantum Leaps in Medtech"

Christopher J. Velis

Christopher J. Velis, Founder & Executive Chairman, Miraki Innovation

8:40 - 11:30am

  • Schedule of presentations to be announced. Presentations will be 10 minutes in the main session and followed by extended CEO hosted breakouts.

 

Stacey Holifield

Stacey Holifield, President & Founder, Levitate

(Session Leader)

 

Tej M. Singh, MD

Tej M. Singh, MD, CEO, Fist Assist

Myles Greenberg, MD

Myles Greenberg, MD, President & CEO, Alucent Biomedical

Joseph Connell

Joseph Connell, Chairman, NeuEsse

William Dubiel

William Dubiel, President & CEO, LightIntegra Technology

Kevin Beedon

Kevin Beedon, CEO, NuCryo Vascular

Bryan Lord

Bryan Lord, CEO, Pristine Surgical

William (Bill) Hunter, MD, MSc

William (Bill) Hunter, MD, MSc, CEO, Canary Medical

Manny Villafaña, PhD, Sc

Manny Villafana, CEO, Medical 21

 

David Uffer

David Uffer, Senior Partner, VP MedTech, Alira Health

(Session Leader)

 

Randy AuCoin

Randy AuCoin, President & CEO, Exact Imaging

Brian Shields

Brian Shields, CEO, Neurent Medical

Per Persson

Per Persson, CEO, Acarix

Alan Lucas

Alan Lucas, CEO & Founder, Navigation Sciences

Shelley Savage

Shelley Savage, President & CEO, CardioThrive

Jeff Conroy

Jeff Conroy, Co-Founder & CEO, Embody

Amit Vohra, PhD

Amit Vohra, PhD, CEO, Promaxo

Ryan Shelton, PhD

Ryan Shelton, PhD, CEO & Co-Founder, PhotoniCare

 

9:00am - 12:00pm

  • Innovator Spotlight (Table Top Exhibition of Select Companies)

Derrick Johns

Derrick Johns, CEO, DiFusion Technologies

Skip Graham

Skip Graham, CEO, Bridge Medical Devides

Philip Rackliffe

Philip Rackliffe, CEO, Centerline Biomedical

11:30am - 12:10pm

  • Industry Panel – "The Strategic Outlook on Medtech Deal-Making"

Earl Slee

Earl Slee, VP, Technology, Strategy & Business Development, Medtronic

Nicholas Pachuda

Nicholas Pachuda, WW VP, Orthopedic Innovation, J&J Medical Devices

Julian Nikolchev

Julian Nikolchev, Senior VP Corporate Development & Strategy, Intuitive Surgical

David Hochman

David Hochman, Chairman & CEO, Orchestra BioMed

James Rushworth

James Rushworth, CEO, Terumo Medical Corporation

Dave Mildrew

Dave Mildrew, Managing Director, BioQuest

(Moderator)

 

12:10 - 1:10pm

  • Open Networking Lunch at Courtyard - Welcome to All Registered Attendees

 

  • Private Working Lunch & Workshop - Hosted by E.M.M.A. International Consulting Group

"Navigating Medtech QA & RA Hurdles in 2020"

Space Limited - RSVP Here

12:30 pm - Panel Begins

Lunch Speaker:

Carmine Jabri

Carmine Jabri, President, E.M.M.A. Inernational Consulting Group

 

1:10-1:25pm

  • Networking Break

1:25 - 2:05pm

  • Industry Panel – "Insights and Opinions From Big Company Executives Turned Entrepreneurs"

Jim Corbett

Jim Corbett, CEO, CathWorks

Todd Usen

Todd Usen, CEO, Activ Surgical

Brian Verrier

Brian Verrier, CEO, Ossio

Paul Molloy

Paul Molloy, CEO, ClearFlow

Timothy P. Moran

Timothy P. Moran, CEO, Motus GI

David Uffer

David Uffer, Senior Partner & VP, Alira Health

(Moderator)

 

2:00 - 5:00pm

  • Innovator Spotlight (Table Top Exhibition of Select Companies)

Bryan McLaughlin, Ph.D.

Bryan McLaughlin, CEO, Micro-Leads Medical

Jared Tangney, Ph.D.

Jared Tangney, CEO, Biolinq

Matthew Nojoomi

Matthew Nojoomi, CEO & Co-Founder, Ictero Medical

Marc Rippen

Marc Rippen, CEO, Alertgy

Nathan White, Ph.D.

Nathan White, CEO, HealthLytix

 

2:05 - 6:00pm

  • Schedule of presentations to be announced. Presentations will be 10 minutes in the main session and followed by extended CEO hosted breakouts.

 

Carmine Jabri

Carmine Jabri, President, E.M.M.A. Inernational Consulting Group

(Session Leader)

 

Lorenzo Pradella

Lorenzo Pradella, CEO, Greenbone Ortho

John Barrett

John Barrett, CEO, Auctus Surgical

Ramin Mousavi

Ramin Mousavi, VP, Global Marketing & Strategy, CathWorks

Matt Ahearn

Matt Ahearn, President & COO, Shoulder Innovations

Nissan Elimelech

Nissan Elimelech, Founder & CEO, Augmedics

Paul Leake

Paul Leake, CEO, VerteCore

Suzanne Babcock

Suzanne Babcock, Chairman & CEO, CivaTech Oncology

Todd Usen

Todd Usen, CEO, Activ Surgical

Douglas Snell

Douglass Snell, Program Director, HAPPE Spine

Geoffrey Klass

Geoffrey Klass, CEO, Sense Diagnostics

 

Lisa Carmel

Lisa Carmel, VP of Business Development, Ximedica

(Session Leader)

 

Arnaud Mascarell

Arnaud Mascarell, CEO, Fine Heart

Ken Nelson

Ken Nelson, Chief Commercial Officer, Bardy Diagnostics

Nick Delmonico

Nick Delmonico, President & CEO, Strados Labs

Charles Gilbride

Charles Gilbride, CEO, Elevation Spine

Steve Stephansen

Steve Stephansen, CEO, LifeWave Biomedical

Jennifer Fried

Jennifer Fried, CEO, ExplORer Surgical

Colleen Gray

Colleen Gray, CEO, Consensus Orthopedics

 

Tonya Dowd

Tonya Dowd, Vice President, MCRA

(Session Leader)

 

Laura Perryman

Laura Perryman, CEO, StimGuard

Vinayak Nandalike

Vinayak Nandalike, Founder, Yostra

Kevin Rocco

Kevin Rocco, CEO, Biorez

William Wittmeyer

William Wittmeyer, CEO, Pulmostics

David Narrow

David Narrow, CEO, Sonavex

 

6:00 - 9:00pm

  • Sunset Reception, Entertainment & Cocktails at Pacific Promenade Lawn overlooking Pacific Ocean
  • Dinner at Pacific Promenade Foyer & Lawn 

February 20, 2020

Day 3 Begins

All Day

  • Private Partnering Meetings All Day

7:00 – 8:00am

  • Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:40am

  • Industry Panel - "The Future of Medtech R&D: A New Model"

Lisa Carmel

Lisa Carmel, VP of Business Development, Ximedica

(Moderator)

Michael Pereira

Michael Pereira, President & COO, Ximedica

Greg Madden

Greg Madden, Partner, SV Health Investors

Stephen Ralph

Stephen Ralph, Innovation Leader, W.L. Gore & Associates

Noam Krantz

Noam Krantz, Vice President, Venture Investments - Medical Devices, JJDC

 

8:40 - 11:20am

  • Schedule of presentations to be announced. Presentations will be 10 minutes in the main session and followed by extended CEO hosted breakouts.

 

George Ayd

George Ayd, Vice President, Medmarc

(Session Leader)

 

Josh Rabinowitz

Josh Rabinowitz, CEO, Articulate Labs

Joe Eibl

Joe Eibl, CEO, Flosonics Medical

Mark Theeuwes

Mark Theeuwes, COO, Engage Therapeutics

Sinead E. Miller, PhD

Sinead E. Miller, PhD, CEO, PATH EX

Randy Preston

Randy Preston, Chief Business Officer, Centese

Mark Foster

Mark Foster, CEO, Trice Medical

 

Nick Tippmann

Nick Tippmann, VP of Marketing, Greenlight Guru

(Session Leader)

 

William Curtis

William Curtis, CEO, nRichDX

Benjamin Bobo

Benjamin Bobo, CEO, Cerenetex

Mario Salerno

Mario Salerno, CEO, I-VASC

Benjamin Holmes

Benjamin Holmes, CEO, Nanochon

Zaffer Syed

Zaffer Syed, President & CEO, Saranas

Stuart Mitchell, PhD

Stuart Mitchell, PhD, Founder & CEO, Novuson

Claude Cohen-Bacrie

Claude Cohen-Bacrie, Founder, President & CEO, E-Scopics

Jeremy Bridge-Cook, PhD

Jeremy Bridge-Cook, PhD, CEO, Rna Diagnostics

Shahid Azim

Shahid Azim, CEO, REACT Neuro

 

11:20am - 12:00 pm

  • Industry Panel - "Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR): From Concept to Implementation"

Scott Tackett

Scott Tackett, Vice President - Global Access, Value & Economics, Intuitive Surgical

Michael Neidert

Michael Neidert, VP of Business Development, Ximedica

Dr. Jo Carol Hiatt

Dr. Jo Carol Hiatt, Chair, National Product Council; Chair, Inter-Regional New Technologies Committee, Kaiser Permanente

Seth Clancy

Seth Clancy, VP, Global Health Economics & Reimbursement, Edwards Lifesciences

Deepak Sahu

Deepak Sahu, Manager, Market Access, Alira Health

(Moderator)

 

12:00 - 1:00pm

  • Open Networking Lunch at Courtyard - Welcome to All Registered Attendees

 

  • Private Working Lunch & Workshop - Hosted by MCRA

"2020: Hot Topics in Clinical Affairs"

Space Limited - RSVP Here

12:20 pm - Panel Begins

Lunch Speakers:

Lisa Beck

Lisa Beck, Director, Clinical Affairs, MCRA

(Moderator)

Ori Ben-Yehuda

Ori Ben-Yehuda, Executive Director, Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Tonya Dowd

Tonya Dowd, Vice President, MCRA

 

1:00-1:20pm

  • Networking Break

1:20 - 2:10pm

  • Industry Panel - "Non-Traditional VC, Family Office, Angel & CrowdSourcing in 2020"

Brian Smith

Brian Smith, CEO, RedCrow, Direct Investment Platform

Rob Ball

Rob Ball, Managing Director Genesis & CultivateMD Fund

Greg Scott

Greg Scott, Co-Founder, BioPacific Investors

(Chairman, ChinaBio Group)

Ben Joseph

Ben Joseph, President, Mend Medical

Irfan Lateef

Irfan Lateef, Partner, Knobbe Martens

(Moderator)

 

2:10 - 5:00pm

  • Schedule of presentations to be announced. Presentations will be 10 minutes in the main session and followed by extended CEO hosted breakouts.

 

Marc Drapp

Marc Drapp, CEO, MiQ Partners

(Session Leader)

 

Valerie Perlowitz

Valerie Perlowitz, CEO, Grace Wellness Products

Henri Justino, MD

Henri Justino, MD, Co-Founder, PolyVascular

Shahram Sharif

Shahram Sharif, CEO, LindaCare

Derrick Johns

Derrick Johns, CEO, DiFusion Technologies

Bob Cathcart

Bob Cathcart, CEO, AiM Medical Robotics

Philip Rackliffe

Philip Rackliffe, CEO, Centerline Biomedical

Joseph Muldoon

Joseph Muldoon, CEO, FAST BioMedical

Bryce Klontz

Bryce Klontz, CEO, New View Surgical

 

Raymond Zreik

Raymond Zreik, Key Account Director - Healthcare, PatSnap

(Session Leader)

 

Marc Rippen

Marc Rippen, CEO, Alertgy

Nelson Patterson

Nelson Patterson, President & CEO, HealthySole

Nathan White, Ph.D.

Nathan White, Ph.D., CEO, HealthLytix

Claude LeDuc

Claude LeDuc, CEO, Ortho Regenerative Technologies

Thomas Dietiker

Thomas Dietiker, CEO, Medtor

Skip Graham

Skip Graham, CEO, Bridge Medical Devices

Osman Khawar

Osman Khawar, CEO, Diality

Jared Tangney, Ph.D.

Jared Tangney, CEO & Co-Founder, Biolinq

5:00pm

  • Event Concludes