4th Annual Med Device Conference

A WIN FOR ALL: ENTREPRENEUR, INVESTOR AND ACQUIRER DILEMMA IN MEDICAL DEVICES

Hosted by Life Sciences Angel Network (LSAN) and Innovation in Medtech, Piper Jaffrey Investment Bank and AdvaMed (Advanced Medical Technology Association) 

This unique event offers important and sometimes counterintuitive insights from a wide variety of senior-level experts in medical technology: physicians to entrepreneurs to senior executives in medical devices companies and investment bankers.

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Health, Behavior & Economics

On September 12, 2013 Life Sciences Angel Network (LSAN), in collaboration with Psilos Group and Milestone Venture Partners will host a full-day Interactive Summit called “HEALTH, BEHAVIOR & ECONOMICS”

This conference is dedicated to Behavioral Economics in Healthcare offers comprehensive and counterintuitive insights from Dan Ariely, a renowned Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics at Duke University, the author of New York Times bestsellers Predictably Irrational and The Upside of Irrationality, and, most recently, of The Honest Truth About Dishonesty.
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THE TRENDLINES GROUP & LSAN: Global MedTech Opportunity

“Trendlines Group & LSAN: Global MedTech Opportunity” evening event was a unique opportunity to learn about innovative Israeli technologies.

This interactive and informative evening event was organized by The Trendlines Group (Israel), Life Sciences Angel Network (NYC) and Goodwin Procter, LLP. It was part of Trendlines U.S. Medical Device Road Show.

Focus: The Trendlines Group (Israel) is a unique seed-stage investment group that establishes and nurtures innovative companies in Medtech and Agritech through its two Israeli government-licensed business accelerators.

Mission:  The Trendlines Road Show aims to introduce US investors and entrepreneurs to impressive technologies developed by four of Trendlines portfolio companies that are “ready for prime time.” It is also a unique opportunity to meet Eran Feldhay, MD, of The Trendlines Group’s Misgav VentureAccelerator

Location:  The New York Times Building, 820 8th Avenue, New York, New York

Agenda:

5:30-6:00pm      Cocktails

6:00-6:15pm      Introductions: Milena Adamian, MD (LSAN) and Stephen Davis (Goodwin Procter)

6:15-6:30pm      The Trendlines Group, D. Todd Dollinger, CEO

6:15-6:30pm      Misgav Venture Accelerator, Eran Feldhay, MD CEO

6:30-7:30pm      Four Company Presentations: 2P2DApiFixLeviticus CardioMediValve

7:30pm +           Networking

Who Should Attend?  By fostering an ecosystem of excellence around medical innovation, the Trendlines Group brings together resources for entrepreneurs, including professional management, business development expertise, the right entrepreneurial environment, and the physical facilities to turn great ideas into thriving businesses.

 

Milena Adamian, MD
Life Sciences Angel Network
D. Todd Dollinger
The Trendlines Group
Stephen T Davis
Goodwin Procter 

“BIG IDEA, BIG MARKET OR BIG EXECUTION?” Second Annual Medical Technology Conference

     PROGRAM

KEYNOTE  (video is available below)
CoreIdea Incubator: Howard Levin, MD & Mark Gelfand, PhD
                                                                         moderator – David Cassak, EBI
BIG IDEA (video is available below)
                                                                         moderator – Stephen Levin (EBI)
Panelists:
Nelson L. Hopkins, MD, Chairman of Neurosurgery, University of Buffalo
Arthur L. Rosenthal, PhD ,Professor, Dept. Biomedical Engineering, BU
Todd Dollinger, CEO, The Trendlines Group

BIG MARKET (video is available below)
                                                                           moderator – David Cassak (EBI)
Nelson L. Hopkins, MD, Chairman of Neurosurgery, University of Buffalo
Arthur L. Rosenthal, PhD ,Professor, Dept. Biomedical Engineering, BU
Todd Dollinger, CEO, The Trendlines Group

BIG EXECUTION (video is available below)
                                                                             moderator – David Cassak (EBI)
Nelson L. Hopkins, MD, Chairman of Neurosurgery, University of Buffalo
Arthur L. Rosenthal, PhD ,Professor, Dept. Biomedical Engineering, BU
Todd Dollinger, CEO, The Trendlines Group

RUSSIAN BIOMED DAY IN THE VALLEY, Palo Alto, CA

Unique opportunity to learn about investment and partnerships with Russian scientists, medical experts and technologists through The Skolkovo Foundation – Russia’s flagship innovation project.

“Russian BioMed Day in the Valley” was a half-day event organized by the Skolkovo FoundationElsevier Business Intelligence Group (publishers of In Vivo, Start-Up, Medtech Insight, and The Gray Sheet), Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati, LLP and LSAN.

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“SECOND OPINION” with Tom Lee, MD (One Medical Group) and Mike Keriakos (EveryDay Health)

 

“Second Opinion” series lets you meet and learn from successful medical start-up founders. We call it “Second Opinion” because, as in medical practice, we seek a second opinion on the existing “diseases” and “diagnoses” of the healthcare industry.  On June 12, we spoke with two entrepreneurs whose creativity and persistence paid off and shifted existing healthcare paradigms.

  • Tom Lee, MD founded One Medical Group.  How did he manage to turn a Primary Care Practice setting into a pleasant and efficient experience for both patients and doctors? Many have tried….
  • Michael Keriakos is a co-founder and President of EveryDay Health. What did he do differently to take market share in the crowded space of Healthcare Content Publishing?

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HATCHERY+LSAN HEALTHCARE GAUNTLET: American Idol meets Venture Capital

Our panel was dynamic, candid and encouraging.  David Eichler of Psilos Group Managers, Ben Chodor, CEO of Happtique and blueprint mentor, Anuj Desai, Director of Business Development for the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) and Milena Adamian, MD, PhD, Founder of Life Science Angel Network in NYC posed challenging questions and offered insightful advice.

Three presenting companies:  aidin (www.myaidin), ynio (www.yournurseison) and medico.com walked away with high quality, actionable feedback.

This is what Hatchery and LSAN are all about.