DeviceTalks West 2019 Agenda

*Timing and session topics are subject to change

Day 1
09 Dec 2019
Day 2
10 Dec 2019

Keynote: Bryce Rutter, CEO – Metaphase Design Group

Join us for a live interview with Bryce Rutter, a leading expert in the design of medical devices. Attendees will get an inside look at how he approaches the device development process during this keynote session.
Bryce G. Rutter

Keynote: Mohan Nathan, VP of Global Clinical Marketing – TransEnterix

TransEnterix executive Mohan Nathan will share the company’s journey through the clinical development of its robotic surgical Senhance system.
Mohan Nathan

Designing Your Biocompatibility Plan: How to Avoid Mistakes and Get to Market Quickly

A crucial hurdle for all medical devices to pass during development is completing a successful biocompatibility testing battery. Many delays are caused by an incomplete understanding of what biocompatibility endpoints a device must pass. This presentation will cover the foundation of biocompatibility testing and how to create an efficient testing plan to save you time and money, allowing you to reach patients faster. During this presentation the following topics will also be covered: ISO 10993s latest revision and what has changed Understanding test article needs and proper sample preparation Case Studies
Michael Dellogono

Hot Topics: M&A, IP, and Products Liability Trends Impacting MedTech

In a panel hosted by Greenberg Traurig, participants will discuss how M&A, IP and products liability trends are impacting medtech. Attendees can expect to learn about: Mergers & Acquisition (M&A) and Intellectual Property (IP) trends Products liability litigation – what every medtech company needs to know
Roman Fayerberg
Ginger Pigott

Keynote: Inside HeartFlow with Dr. Campbell Rogers & Windi Hary

In this live interview with HeartFlow executives Windi Hary and Dr. Campbell Rogers, attendees will learn about the company and the clinical program underpinning its technology.
Windi Hary
Dr. Campbell Rogers

Investing In & Advancing Women’s Health Tech

Join this panel of leaders as we explore the current state of investment and advancement in technology for women’s health.
Anne Morrissey
Marissa Fayer

How We Built This

An inside look at the device development process at a major medical device company.

How We Built This

An inside look at the device development process at a major medical device company.

Tackling Device Sterilization

Attendees will learn about how to implement alternative sterilization methods and hear from industry players as they navigate today’s challenges.
Cameron Rouns

Keynote: Virginia Giddings, VP of R&D – Intersect ENT

In a live interview, Virginia Giddings will give attendees a glimpse at how Intersect ENT thinks about device design and development.
Virginia Giddings