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Medical Device Playbook 2016 close to capacity for Toronto and Vancouver in March

February 23, 2016

Tickets now available for Toronto and Vancouver

Medical Device Playbook 2016

VICTORIA, British Columbia, January 7, 2016 – StarFish Medical announces Vancouver’s largest medical device event is now a full day in two cities. The Medical Device Commercialization Playbook 2016 is coming to Toronto’s MaRS Discovery District on March 14, and to Vancouver on March 31.  UPDATE 23 February 2016: The event is at 80% of capacity in both cities.

A full day of industry speakers and panels from across North America will discuss what it takes to Go from start-up to the first $50M at the Medical Device Playbook 2016. Network and learn 2016 trends and opportunities for scaling, regulatory, entrepreneurial, and innovation design control from industry veterans.

Toronto speakers include:  Larry Spears – Former FDA Deputy Director for Regulatory Affairs,  Mikael Totterman  – Clerio Vision, iCardiac,  Cheryl Reicin  – Partner at Torys LLP, Chair of Life Sciences Practice, Ben Wagner –  Director of Engineering, Christie Medical, Joel Weinstein – Partners Health Care – CIMIT, SenoSENSE Medical Inc., Michael Baker –  CEO Otoharmonics Corporation, Co-Founder Applied Exergy, Inc., Founder Home Dialysis Plus, Ltd., and Ramgopal Rao – CEO 2C Tech Corporation, CEO LensGen, Brian Courtney Interventional Cardiologist and Clinician Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, CEO Conavi Medical Inc (Formerly Colibri Technologies)

Toronto Supporting Sponsors:

Latest details at:   Reserve Toronto tickets online 

Vancouver speakers include: Neil Fraser President – Medtronic Canada, Doug Evans PE, MBA  CEO Lungpacer Medical Inc., Robert Barry  Co-Founder and CEO Stasys Medical, Mary Ackenhusen President and CEO at Vancouver Coastal Health, Zayna Khayat  Lead of MaRS Health and Director of MaRS EXCITE, Rick Sethi Clinical Engineer, Manager at Covidien, Alexei Marko Chief Executive Officer & Director Neovasc, Rene van de Zande President & CEO EMERGO, Joyce Drohan BC Healthcare Practice Leader for Pricewaterhouse Coopers,  Sabina Bruehlmann Director Technology and Operations Zephyr Sleep Technologies, Udi Daon CEO Navigate Surgical Technologies, James Taylor  Co-founder, CEO Precision NanoSystems, Inc., Moses Zhao, Managing Director, Yonghua Capital Canada


Latest details at: Reserve Vancouver tickets online now.

Vancouver Supporting Sponsors:

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