Investor Forum at The MedTech Conference

Meet and reconnect with medtech leaders at the Investor Forum at The MedTech Conference. The forum brings together renowned industry leaders, innovators and members of the investment community at the foremost gathering of medical technology professionals in North America.

Guided by a committee of medtech industry leaders and investors, the Investor Forum features curated content to meet the unique needs of investors, and facilitates connections with the most promising companies in our space. Participating investors can enjoy regular conference programming each day, including plenary and panel sessions, one-on-one partnering and networking events, along with special programs geared towards investors across the three days.

Who Should Attend?

Venture Capital, Family Offices & Angel Investors
● Learn about the future of medtech and its role in the new global economy from industry leaders
● Get the latest news and trends in public and private financings
● Meet with new emerging companies
● Family Offices: Develop an integrated wealth strategy plan based on medtech opportunities and support future generations with a long-term investing plan that makes a difference in the world
Investment Bankers
● Reconnect with existing clients in person after years of virtual meetings
● Develop relationships with new prospects in the medtech space
● Meet with future medtech leaders and discover their new technologies
● Achieve dealmaking and financing goals
Private Equity
● Gain insight into what’s new and exciting in medical devices, diagnostics, digital health and more
● Learn about the future of medtech and its role in the new global economy from industry leaders
● Get the latest news and trends in public and private financings
● Meet with the brightest new medtech companies and discover their technologies first-hand
Institutional Investors
● Engage with portfolio companies and new investment prospects in the medtech universe
● Hear from undiscovered unicorns and start-ups for new investment ideas
● Understand complex nature of medtech and diagnostics investing to build future value
● Gain insights on macro trends impacting medtech from government/industry leaders
Analysts
● Get the pulse on the latest in medtech innovation across multiple industry sectors
● Meet with executives in your coverage area in person and establish relationships with new companies for potential coverage
● Generate new ideas for 2023 and beyond

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Program Highlights

Below are a few session highlights from our 2022 program. For a comprehensive list of sessions geared towards the investment community from our 2022 program, view our suggested agenda.

Early-stage VC Perspectives on Building Successful Start-ups
Hear perspectives from a broad set of early-stage investors, including funds that focus exclusively on seed and Series A investments, as well as those that more selectively opt to invest in early rounds. 
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Alternative Funding Models for High Growth Medtech Companies
Join an expert panel of health care investors, bankers and market-leading strategic acquirers as they dive into the available funding strategies for high growth medical device technologies.
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MedTech Innovator Finals
Five finalist companies from the MedTech Innovator competition will present to a panel of industry-leading judges and compete for the audience vote to win $500,000 in prizes
and the award of MedTech Innovator 2022!

Corporate Reverse Pitch Presentations
These 15-minute presentations will feature global business and corporate development executives presenting their companies’ strategic priorities.

EY Pulse of the Industry
The 16th edition of EY’s Pulse of the Industry report offers a chance to take stock of the US and European medtech industry’s impressive performance during a period of intense global disruption.
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CECP Investor Forum
Taking place on Wednesday, October 26, this program is designed to aid and empower CEOs on their journey to refocus investor expectations toward the long term. 

The 2023 Investor Forum program will be announced in June. For a preview of what you can expect from the Forum, explore the links below.

Registration

Qualified investors are eligible to receive a complimentary registration to The MedTech Conference. Registration will open May 9, 2023.

Monday, October 24

AdvaMed Accel Leadership Seminar
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Networking Breakfast followed by half-day program including Medtech Innovator Execution Award and Virginia Shimer Rybski Memorial Award and two panel sessions.

Plenary Lunch

Reverse Pitch Program
20 Reverse Pitch Presentations from corporate business development, corporate venture mid-size to large member companies

Confirmed Companies: Abbott, Boston Scientific, Edwards, Haemonetics, Hologic, GE Healthcare, Olympus, Siemens, W.L. Gore and Zoll

Networking reception
5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

1-1 partnering
9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Business Strategies Sessions

General Program Sessions

Tuesday, October 25

Reverse Pitch Program

Business Strategies Sessions

Exhibit Hall
MedTech Innovator Showcase, Innovation Pavilion

Plenary Lunch

MedTech Innovator Finals

General Program Sessions

1-1 partnering
9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Wednesday, October 26

Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) Program

Business Strategies Sessions

Exhibit Hall
MedTech Innovator Showcase, Innovation Pavilion

Plenary Lunch

General Program Sessions

1-1 partnering
9:30 am – 4:00 pm