The MedTech Conference will be held October 15-17 in Toronto, Canada. This is your opportunity to make an impact on the direction and content of this year’s program.

The MedTech Conference Program Committee is comprised of industry professionals and AdvaMed content experts with the mission to assist in developing a top-quality and diverse educational program for The MedTech Conference. Committee members will be expected to:  

  • Encourage colleagues to submit proposals  
  • Read all submissions received under the Committee member’s selected track   
  • Evaluate sessions in their selected track in order to provide feedback on session and speaker proposals  
  • Ensure the program reflects sessions that are timely and relevant with diverse and dynamic speakers  
  • Attend all scheduled Committee meetings 

 The MedTech Conference Program Committee will grade proposals independently from March 1-22, 2024, during which time AdvaMed will provide additional instructions and grading guidelines. The Committee will then meet for approximately 90 minutes via Zoom between April 15-24, 2024. The schedule of Program Committee meetings is listed below. 

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. If you have questions about the status of your application, please email [email protected]. 

Application deadline: Friday, February 23, 2024

Program Tracks

Session tracks and meeting schedules (reflected in Eastern Time) for each track can be found below.

Covers the medtech industry’s current performance, funding and investment trends, strategic partnerships, commercialization models, and key policy decisions driving success in medtech. The content of these sessions is relevant for all medtech startups, small and established company executives, corporate and business development leaders, angels, family offices, VCs, and private equity investors, investment banks, and others in the financial community.   

Friday, April 19, 2024
10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Dedicated to exploring the transformative impact of digital innovations in the medical technology sector. Attendees can expect a focused exploration of how cutting-edge digital technologies are reshaping patient care, improving outcomes, and driving advancements in the medtech landscape. 

Tuesday, April 18, 2024
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm 

Prioritizes conversations on a healthcare system that promotes optimal health outcomes for all patients regardless of race/ethnicity, gender, locality, or socioeconomic status and includes conversation regarding the need for a more inclusive workforce to design and develop the products that patients receive. Sessions cover topics such as equitable access to health care technologies for all patients, and workforce diversity. 

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
11:00 am – 12:30 pm 

Explores the cutting-edge technologies shaping the landscape of diagnostic medicine by bringing together clinicians, researchers, and industry professionals. Attendees can expect robust discussions aiming to foster diagnostics innovations, embrace scientific advances, and ensure swift access to accurate and reliable tests for all patients.  

Monday, April 22, 2024
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm 

Addresses global perspectives, challenges, and opportunities within the medical technology sector. Covers insights into navigating the complexities of operating in diverse international markets, understanding regulatory landscapes, and fostering cross-border partnerships. Whether you’re an international business executive, a policymaker, or a global health expert, this track provides a platform to explore the interconnected nature of the medtech industry on a global scale. 

Program Committee Meeting Date To be Announced

Provides valuable insights into the legal intricacies shaping the medtech sector by gathering legal professionals, compliance experts, and industry leaders and executives.  Sessions provide in-depth discussions on navigating complex legal landscapes, maintaining regulatory compliance, and understanding the legal implications of innovations in medtech.  

Friday, April 26, 2024
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm 

Examines the dynamics of bringing medical technologies to market, securing payment mechanisms, and optimizing health care delivery. Industry leaders, policy makers, payers, and health care professionals discuss the complexities of market access, understanding payment structures, and leveraging innovative approaches to enhance the overall delivery of health care services.  

Wednesday, April 17, 2024
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm 

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