Life Sciences Future – MedTech
July 15-17, 2020
About the Event
Life Sciences Future – MedTech will be held Wednesday, July 15 through Friday, July 17, 2020 using a robust web-based platform that includes both live and on-demand features. The conference will include the most popular event features and will focus on various topics within the medical device, diagnostics, and digital health industries.
Click here to learn about the Life Sciences Future – MedTech Planning Committees. Conference Chair: Bruce Shook, President and CEO for both Intact Vascular and Vesper Medical.
Sessions featuring our Keynote Speakers will focus on major topics of impact and interest related to the medical technology space.
Company Reverse Pitches
Attendees will learn how to approach and communicate with business development teams. Included are presentations from major medical device, diagnostic, and digital health organizations about the technologies they are seeking and not seeking, and how to navigate the process.
Attend the Knowledge Burst sessions throughout the morning to hear from inspiring speakers on an array of topics to engage, inform and challenge your thinking. Knowledge Burst speakers will tell their stories to impart practical wisdom you can use to improve your business practices or to just stay informed!
The Scientific Poster session provides researchers the opportunity to present their latest findings. This session also provides an opportunity for attendees to connect with industry leaders and learn about companies in the medical technology space.
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Company Presentations allow emerging companies who are in funding stages to present their current business objectives to create potential partnerships and collaborations, showcase technology, and make a pitch for investments.
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Partnering & More
Make the most of your conference experience by using our partnering system to connect with other attendees and schedule one-on-one video. Partnering is offered all three days from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm using the same system as last year.
Albert W. DeRitis
Assistant Clinical Professor, Drexel LeBow College of Business
Jeffrey Shuren, MD, JD
Director of the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), U.S. FDA)
HHS Small Business Program Lead, SEED, OER, NIH
Retired US Army Staff Sergeant of the 82nd Airborne, Quadruple Amputee
Amy Brouhle, RN, BSN, MBA, MHA
Vice President, Business Development, Sg2
President and Chief Executive Officer,
OraSure Technologies, Inc.
Vice President of Clinical Affairs, Intact Vascular and and Vesper Medical
President & CEO,
Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA)
Chairman and CEO, ALung Technologies, Inc.
Marla A. Phillips, Ph.D.
Director, Xavier Health. Xavier University
David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Founding Dean Emeritus at Jefferson College of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University
John H. Rundback, MD
Managing Partner, Advanced Interventional & Vascular Services LLP
Dr. Shante P. Williams, MBA
CEO, Black Pearl Global Investments
Gert Bos, PhD, FRAPS
Executive Director & Partner, Qserve Group
Technology Transfer Director, 3D printing Innovation & Customer Solutions, Johnson & Johnson
Shawn Patrick O’Brien
Project Officer DDDI, BARDA, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, US Department of Health and Human Services
Susan Van Meter
Executive Director, AdvaMedDx
Justin Klein, MD, JD
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Vensana Capital
Jim Fries, CEO, RX-360
Ibraheem T. Badejo, PhD
Senior Director, New Ventures, Med Device, Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center
President & CEO, AdvaMed
Gerard Honig, PhD
Associate Director of Research Innovation, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation
Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Business Development, Boston Scientific
Ian L. Valerio, MD, MS, MBA, FACS, CDR, MC, USNR
SME, OHSU PTS HQ, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of General Surgery, MGH; Professor of Surgery, The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD; Adjunct Assoc. Professor of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Partner, Morgan Lewis
Vice President, Global Commercial of DSM Biomedical
Stephen Pitt, Ph.D.
Head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS US North East