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 2023.

In late May, 50 companies will be selected to participate in the 2023 MedTech Innovator Accelerator. These companies will have access to corporate executives, investors, providers, payers, FDA, NIH, DoD, and other stakeholders. Each of these companies will also receive one complimentary full-access registration to The MedTech Conference, where they will participate in the following programs and overall conference.

MedTech Innovator Showcase
The showcase highlights the most innovative companies in sector-based sessions, presenting their technologies and value propositions, and moderated by leading corporate executives and investors. These sessions will take place on the MedTech Innovator stage in the Exhibit Hall.

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. This competition and award presentation is part of the AdvaMed Accel Leadership Seminar at the conference on Monday, October 9.

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 2023!

The 2023 MedTech Innovator Cohort will be announced in late May!

Meet the MedTech Innovator 2022 Cohort

To learn more about MedTech Innovator and their programs visit