The Medical Alley Innovation Summit Minneapolis 2017 – Sept. 18-19 — Agenda

September 18th - 19th, 2017 Marriott Hotel City Center — Minneapolis, MN

Day 1 - Monday, September 18, 2017

TimesAgenda Item
1:00-1:30pmRegistration - Ballroom Foyer
1:30-1:35pmWelcome Address

• David Cassak, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
Managing Partner, Innovation In Medtech LLC
• Stephen Levin, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
Managing Partner, Innovation In Medtech LLC
1:35-2:05pmKeynote Address

William Cohn, M.D., VP, Medical Devices and Director, Center for Device Innovation at the Texas Medical Center, Johnson & Johnson
2:05-2:10pmSponsor Moderator
2:10-3:00pm5 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
3:00-3:20pmNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout Session
3:20-4:20pmCorporate Panel Discussion: "Strategic Investment in the Medical Device Space: Current Strategy & Emerging Trends"

Panelists TBA
4:20-4:25pmSponsor Moderator (Presenting companies in this session will have breakout tables at Reception)
4:25-5:15pm5 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
5:15-5:25pmSponsor Session: “The Reimbursement Top Ten”
Key Elements to Ensure Coverage and Payment for a New Technology

So where does one begin due diligence to determine the current reimbursement landscape of their product? This presentation will focus on the key drivers of reimbursement and the critical elements to incorporate into a well-designed reimbursement strategy.

Kelli Hallas, Executive Vice President, Emerson Consultants
5:25-7:00pmNetworking Reception & Speaker Breakout Session followed by Workshop Session hosted by Fox Rothschild

(Note: Program updates posted regularly; subject to change.)

Day 2 - Tuesday, September 19, 2017

TimesAgenda Item
8:00-8:30amRegistration & Continental Breakfast – Ballroom Foyer
8:35-8:40amSponsor Moderator
8:40-9:40am6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
9:40-10:00amNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout Session
10:00-10:05amSponsor Moderator
10:05-10:55am5 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
10:55-11:20amNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout Session
11:20am-12:20pmVC Panel Discussion: "Medtech VC Dollar Flow: Today & Looking to the Future"

Panelists TBA
1:30-1:35pmSponsor Moderator
1:35-2:35pm6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
2:35-2:55pmNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout Session
2:55-3:45pmSpotlight Session: TBA
3:45-3:50pmSponsor Moderator (Speaker Breakout during Reception)
3:50-4:50pm6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
4:50-6:15pmClosing Reception and Speaker Breakout

(Note: Program updates posted regularly; subject to change.)