DeviceTalks West – Bringing world-class education to the medtech community

DeviceTalks is an educational forum bringing together engineering, product development and commercialization professionals to share the challenges and best practices of getting medical devices to the market.

DeviceTalks West will also include thorough analyses of the state of the medical device industry – from R&D to the latest mergers and buy-outs.

Keynote Speakers

Reggie Groves

CEO, REVA Medical

Gary Guthart

President and Chief Executive Officer, Intuitive Surgical

Dr. Robert Greenberg

Executive Chairman, Alfred E. Mann Foundation

Featured Speakers

Ginger Pigott

Shareholder; Vice Chair of Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice, Greenberg Traurig

Bill Betten

President, Betten Systems Solutions

Josh Copp

Associate Partner, McKinsey & Co.

Nitin Salunke

Global VP, R&D, Medtronic Neurovascular

Holly Smithson

CEO, Athena

John Timberlake

CEO, Valeritas

Sajini Thomas

President/Founder, Global Integrated Reimbursement Services, Inc.

Jon Gimbel Ph.D.

Director and CER Business Unit Lead, R&Q

Nancy Morrison

Director of Regulatory Affairs, R&Q

Caroline Byrd

Director, Regulatory Affairs, Abbott

Roman Fayerberg

Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

Beth Anne Baber

Founder, CEO & CSO, Storm Real World Health

Nicholas Vassilakis

Founder & CEO, Astute Inc.

Tom Waddell

COO & co-founder, Theratec

Steph Habif

Senior Director of Behavioral Sciences, Tandem Diabetes Care

Matt Arens

CEO, First Light Asset Management

Richard Yoon

Senior Director of Intellectual Property, MicroVention, Inc

Eric Geismar

CEO, EPG Consulting, Inc.

Shane Duffy

Senior Manager of Research and Development, Avanos Medical

Dr. Adam Seidner

Chief Medical Officer, The Hartford

Phil Halbert

Director of Engineering & Site Operations, Ximedica

Kelly Ashfield

Director of Program Management, Ximedica

Martin Nappi

Vice President Business Development, Medical Devices and Systems, Green Hills Software

Will Sutton

Vice President of Engineering and Technology, Minnetronix Medical

Lisa Casavant

Cofounder and Executive Vice President, Regulatory and Quality Solutions (R&Q)

Jordan Greenberg

Director of Clinical Research, Regulatory (CEP, CER), Abbott


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