The MedTech Strategist Innovation Summit San Francisco – November 2017 — Agenda

November 28th - 29th, 2017 Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport — Burlingame, CA

EVENT AGENDA
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

TIMESAGENDA ITEM
12:00-12:30PMRegistration and Working Box Lunch
Ballroom Foyer
12:30-12:35PMWelcome 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
12:35-1:25PMEntrepreneur/VC Panel: "Attracting and Securing Funding in a Challenging Environment"

- Ryan Drant, Founder and Managing Director, Questa Capital
- Duke Rohlen, CEO of Ajax and Epix/Advanced Cardiac Therapeutics
- Kate Rosenbluth, CEO, Cala Health
- Renee Ryan, Vice President Venture Investments, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation
1:25-1:30PMSponsor Moderator: Medmarc
1:30-2:30PM6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
2:30-2:50PMNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout
2:50-3:40PMCorporate Panel: "2018 Preview: Big Company Investment Strategies"

Confirmed Panelists:
- Dennis Crowley, Vice President Business Development, Baxter International Inc.
- Jennifer Kozak, ‎Vice President, New Business Development, Johnson & Johnson
- Peter Shagory, Executive Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development, CONMED Corporation

Moderated by Stephen Levin, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
3:40-3:45PMSponsor Moderator: PMI
(Presenting companies to have breakout table during reception)
3:45-5:05PM7 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
5:05-5:15PMSponsor Session: “Harnessing the Power of Your Data to Improve Clinical Outcomes”
- Philippe Kassab, president genae Americas
5:15-6:15PMSponsor Session: "New Developments in Patent Law for Medical Device Companies"
- Hosted by Knobbe Martens
6:15-7:30PMNetworking Reception & Speaker Breakout

Note: Program subject to change.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

TIMESAGENDA ITEM
7:30-8:00AMRegistration & Continental Breakfast
Ballroom Foyer
8:00-8:05AMWelcome 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
8:05-8:10AMSponsor Moderator: BioQuest
8:10-9:10AM6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
9:10-9:30AMNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout
9:30-10:00AMEuropean Funding Panel: "Raising Money from European VCs"

- Geoff Pardo, Partner, Gilde Healthcare Partners
- Alexander Schmitz, Investment Director, Endeavour Vision

Moderator: David Cassak, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
10:05-10:10AMSponsor Moderator: genae associates
10:10-11:10AM6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
11:10-11:30AMNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout
11:30-12:10PMVC Panel: "A Pre-2018 Look at the Venture Funding Landscape"

Confirmed Panelists:
- Marc Galletti, Managing Director, Longitude Capital
- Hanson Gifford, III, Partner, Lightstone Ventures
- Sami Hamade, Partner, Apple Tree Partners
- Wende Hutton, Healthcare Investor, Canaan Partners

Moderator: David Cassak, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
12:10-1:20PMLunch
1:20-2:00PMGuest Speaker: Howard Root

Former CEO of Vascular Solutions (acquired by Teleflex for $1bn) and author of "Cardiac Arrest: Five Heart-Stopping Years as a CEO on the Feds' Hit-List"
2:00-2:05PMSponsor Moderator: iO Life Science
2:05-3:05PM6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
3:05-3:25PMNetworking Break
Speaker Breakout
3:25-4:05PMEntrepreneur Panel
Details to be Announced
4:05-4:10PMSponsor Moderator: American Preclinical Services (Speaker Breakout during Reception)
4:10-5:15PM6 Start-Up Company Presentations (TBA)
5:15-6:15PMWine Tasting Closing Reception and Speaker Breakout

Note: Program subject to change.