FAQs

General FAQs

We are excited to hold The MedTech Conference 2022 in Boston, MA from October 24-26! Virtual participation will also be made available so our global community won’t miss out in the valuable conversations and connections taking place in Boston.

Stay tuned to our website or join our mailing list to receive updates straight to your inbox.

We are closely monitoring the evolving situation with COVID-19 and will adhere to local and state regulations for all of our in-person activities. Stay tuned for more information on specific requirements for in-person participation.

Professionals from or affiliated with the medtech industry should attend The MedTech Conference. Check out our featured content areas to find content that might appeal to you! 

AdvaMed has negotiated discounted hotel rates to help you save money while you’re in Boston. These are the lowest rates available near the Convention Center and walking distance to the city’s top attractions. Maritz is the only official hotel provider for this event. Visit our Travel and Housing page to secure your room.

Registration FAQs

Registration for The MedTech Conference is now open! Visit the registration page on our website for pricing, pass options and more information. 

If you have been asked to speak at The MedTech Conference, you will automatically be registered for the conference. For more information, contact [email protected].

Our registration list is not available for purchase. Beware of brokers claiming to have a copy of our attendee list. Emails from The MedTech Conference staff will come from the domain “advamed.org”. If someone contacts you from an unfamiliar domain, please forward the email to [email protected] to verify the source.

Program & Agenda FAQs

An overview of The MedTech Conference schedule can be found on our website. A detailed agenda and schedule will be made available on our website late this summer. Sign up to be notified when the program becomes available.

The conference program will be announced later this summer. 

All session speakers and moderators will be selected through our call for sessions application process, which is now closed. For more information on the conference program, visit our website or contact [email protected].

Investor FAQs

Investor Forum programming takes place across all three days of The MedTech Conference. For a suggested agenda for investors, click here. You can also view the full conference agenda here.

Qualified investors will receive a complimentary registration to The MedTech Conference. There is a limit of two complimentary registrations per organization/firm, although additional registrations may be considered on a case by case basis. Note AdvaMed investor members receive unlimited complimentary registrations.
Investors who receive complimentary registrations are expected to participate in the partnering system and schedule at least four meetings.

To receive a complimentary investor registration code, please click here.

Qualified Investors include:

  • Investment staff from venture capital, family office, and angel groups that invest in life sciences, specifically medical devices, diagnostics and digital health.
  • Investment staff at not-for-profit, venture philanthropy or patient groups that provide funding to startup medtech companies.
  • Investment staff with a Fund (mutual fund or other non-bank institution) currently invested in life sciences, specifically medtech.
  • Investment staff from a pension, endowment, foundation, or employee benefit plan currently invested in life sciences, specifically medtech.
  • Research analyst from accredited institution (sell-side analysts, investment advisors or groups at banks).

Attendees who do NOT qualify for complimentary investor registration include:

  • Service providers/consultants to the medtech industry.
  • Investment and merchant bankers.
  • Firms that provide services and/or charge fees to companies in exchange for investor introductions.
  • Members of economic development organizations.
  • Product suppliers to the medtech industry including CROs and CMOs.
  • Financial advisors or representatives from advisory service firms.
  • Incubators and accelerators.

Attendees who do not qualify for complimentary investor registration may register through our standard registration portal.

Schedule the meetings you need through our conference platform, available to both in-person and virtual attendees. Our platform makes it easy to search for attendees and companies by demographic, sector and more. The conference platform will be open to attendees September 19 to customize their profiles, send messages directly to other attendees and request meetings. For more information, visit our Partnering page

For more information on the Investor Forum, please contact Beth Perkins ([email protected]). 

Exhibit & Sponsor FAQs

The MedTech Conference offers a variety of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors wishing to showcase their brands in front of leading medtech professionals! Those interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at The MedTech Conference should visit our Sponsor & Exhibit page or contact [email protected]. 

For questions about your sponsorship benefits including logo placements, registration, online listings and more, contact [email protected]

Partnering and One-on-One Meetings FAQs

Yes, scheduling one-on-one meetings is a feature available to all registrants, both virtual and in-person through our online community and partnering system, which will open this fall. 

Yes, our online community and partnering system allows for meetings to take place either virtually or in-person. More information on scheduling meetings will become available this summer.

While we don’t have a set limit, we ask all participants to use their best judgement and avoid spamming other participants.

Spamming is defined as abuse of AdvaMed MedTech Conference communication systems including, but not limited to, solicitations, comments that are potential referrals and are unrelated to topics of discussion, and/or submitting repeated, unreciprocated requests in the Message Center, Chat Boxes and Meetings Center.

If a spamming complaint is received, AdvaMed will send the Individual or Company under complaint a warning notice stating that a complaint has been received and that they are under investigation for spamming activities. If we determine that the spamming complaint is valid, the Individual or Company will be notified that they are in violation of our Attendance Policy and may be removed from the Online Community and Partnering System at the discretion of AdvaMed.

Media FAQs

Members of the press can contact [email protected] to request a complimentary pass. 

Miscellaneous FAQs

Our registration list is not available for purchase. Beware of brokers claiming to have a copy of our attendee list. Emails from The MedTech Conference staff will come from the domain “advamed.org”. If someone contacts you from an unfamiliar domain, please forward the email to [email protected] to verify the source. The only way to contact attendees is through our online community and partnering system.

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