We’re proud media partners of AdvaMed 2012, the big medtech industry conference. It’s moving this October from D.C. to Boston to get closer to the entrepreneurial spirit of New England’s biotech sector, and the call for company presentations is now officially open. If you’d like to present your products or ideas to a relevant audience of decision makers, this is your chance.
Last year, more than 1,900 medical device and diagnostics professionals (including 420 CEOs, presidents and C-level executives) from more than 925 companies and organizations and representing 22 countries and 38 U.S. states attended AdvaMed 2011. Conference organizers are expecting between 2,200 and 2,500 attendees at the 2012 event in Boston.
Last year, more than 60 innovative companies gave presentations to 200-plus venture capitalists, angel and private equity investors, bankers and senior medical technology business development executives. In 2012, medical device and diagnostic manufacturers, tech transfer offices, incubators and investment funds are all encouraged to apply to present nine-minute presentations on Tuesday, October 2 and Wednesday, October 3. Applications will be accepted in the following categories: Blood, Cardiovascular, Dental, Diagnostics, Imaging, IVD, Health Information Technology, Metabolic Disease/Obesity, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics/Spine, Technology Transfer Offices and Wound Healing & Tissue Regeneration.