Dear members and friends,
Next Thursday, May 2, in Richmond a unique opportunity to hear from and meet 40 leaders of our industry in one place on one day. It’s the biggest gathering of members of our industry in two years.
Make connections, learn actionable intelligence and get inspired by this intense power packed agenda and social gathering.
You’ll get an in depth briefing on:
unprecedented efforts to make accessible the best-in-world data and AI capabilities in Ashburn to firms and researchers across the state and become home to the nation’s most ambitious and necessary bioinformatics projects;
new technological and collaborative tools Virginians are bringing to fight the complex addiction/opioid epidemic from the life science innovation industry.
You’ll hear national level keynotes from:
Captain Joseph Cohen, who leads the Defense Health Agencies Defense Health Program Research and Development Portfolio - technologies sought and under development to meet the current and future health care needs of our military and their families;
Eric Major, a co-founder in 2004 of the NoVa startup K2M which designed, developed, and commercialized innovative complex spine and minimally invasive spine technologies, who led the company’ growth through the recent acquisition by Stryker for $1.4B, who now serves as President of Stryker’s Spine Division.
Greg Crist, who leads national advocacy for AdvaMed, the med device / med tech industry’s leading advocate before policymakers in Washington, and our ally in Virginia.
You will get a first-time overview and in depth look at Virginia’s the med device / med tech industry, hear from a wide range of companies and researchers working across a range of technologies.
You’ll meet people behind exciting recent headlines of important new initiatives statewide, and award-winning lifetime achievements for outstanding contributions to the industry.
You’ll have the chance to network all day with connections from across the state.
Really, friends, it will be an extraordinary day.
So, check out the agenda in full, and register today. See you there!