MedTech Innovation in the New Healthcare Economy – MassMEDIC’s 17th Annual Conference

When: « Back to Calendar May 8, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 11:45 am
Where: UMass-Boston Campus Center
100 William T Morrissey Boulevard
University of Massachusetts - Boston,Boston,MA 02125
Member Cost: $ 75
Nonmember Cost: $ 100
Contact: MassMEDIC
617 414-1340
Categories: MassMEDIC Events


Due to construction at UMass-Boston, parking for Annual Conference attendees will be available in Campus Lot A or at the Bayside Expo Lot. Those arriving early for the 8:00 a.m. program start will find easier access to Lot A. Those arriving later will likely need to use the Bayside Expo Lot. Shuttle buses will be running every 10 minutes from the Expo Lot to the Campus Center. 



8:00 am

Welcoming Remarks
Peter K. Stebbins, Chair, MassMEDIC
VP, New Business Development, DePuy-Synthes, Mitek & Codman

Annual Report
Thomas J. Sommer, President, MassMEDIC

Recognition: Legislator of the Year
Hon. Robert A. DeLeo, Speaker, Massachusetts House of Representatives

Who Will Win in the New Healthcare Economy?
The healthcare payment reform rolling out in the U.S. over the next several years will both create and constrain medical device market opportunities.  Which technologies will gain and which will lose in this emerging landscape?  Our panel of experts representing industry, venture capital and health systems will share their perspectives and predictions.

Moderator: Amy Siegel, Founder, S2N Health

Andrew Diston, Head of Medical Technology Practice, Cambridge Consultants
Justine Carr, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Steward Health Care System
Aaron Sandoski, Co-founder and Managing Director, Norwich Ventures

CIMIT CoLab®: A Collaboration Platform to Accelerate the Healthcare Innovation Cycle
John M. Collins, PhD, COO & Technology Implementation Director, Center for the Integration of Medicine & Innovative Technology, CIMIT

9:45 am

Networking Break 

10:00 am

The 2013 MedTech Industry and Innovation Study – Chadwick Martin Bailey & MassMEDIC
Andrew Wilson, Account Director, Chadwick Martin Bailey

10:45 am

AdvaMed 2013 CEO Unplugged – A Roundtable with Area MedTech CEOs

Moderator: David Cassak, Managing Director, Medical Devices at Windhover Information, a unit of Elsevier Business Intelligence

CEO Panelists
Michael G. Frazzette, President, Advanced Surgical Devices Division, Smith & Nephew
Douglas Godshall, Chief Executive Officer, Heartware International
Stuart A. Randle, President & CEO, GI Dynamics 

11:30 am

Closing Remarks and Recognition 

11:45 am

Program Concludes