MedTech Innovator

MedTech Innovator is the industry’s nonprofit global competition and accelerator for medical device, digital health and diagnostic companies, with a mission to improve the lives of patients by accelerating the growth of companies that are transforming the health care system. AdvaMed and The MedTech Conference are proud to partner with MedTech Innovator once again in 2022.

After over 1,000 applications, MedTech Innovator has selected 50 early and mid-stage device, diagnostic and digital health companies for the 2022 MedTech Innovator Showcase at The MedTech Conference. See below for more information about the MedTech Innovator programs during the conference.

To view the schedule of MedTech Innovator sessions taking place at The MedTech Conference, visit our conference agenda page.

MedTech Innovator Showcase
Showcase sessions are scheduled to corresponding industry themes, each session with 3-4 CEOs/Founders presenting their technologies and value propositions.

MedTech Innovator Execution Award & Virginia Rybski Memorial Award
The $25,000 Execution Award Competition is held in conjunction with AdvaMed Accel’s Virginia Rybski Memorial Award, which recognizes the potential of a promising entrepreneur or entrepreneurial medical technology company.

Execution Award Finalists:

Bright Uro, Endoluxe, EvoEndo, LEADOPTIK, and SUTUREGARD Medical will vie for the Execution Award on Oct. 24 at 10:45 AM.

MedTech Innovator Finals
Five finalists from the Accelerator program will go on to compete during the MedTech Innovator Finals at The MedTech Conference, with a live audience vote and the opportunity to win $500,000 in prizes and the title of MedTech Innovator 2022!

2022 Finalists: 52 North Health, LiveMetric, Limax Biosciences, Moon Surgical and Phiex Technologies will compete for the Grand prize on Oct. 25 at 4:15 PM on the plenary stage.

Meet the MedTech Innovator 2022 Cohort

To learn more about MedTech Innovator and their programs visit