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The Medical Device Summit, presented by Cooley, provides an opportunity to see the latest technologies, listen to thought leaders and experts in the medical device field, and participate in a forum where innovative companies share their technologies with investors and potential commercial partners.
The Summit will feature a keynote by Scott Wallace, Managing Director of the Value Institute for Health and Care at Dell Medical School, on "How Medical Devices Impact the Delivery of Value Based Health Care" and a series of panels covering various topics affecting health care technology and the medical device industry.  

The Summit will also include The Medical Device Showcase, where 12 Companies will make pitches ranging from minimally invasive devices to digital hardware.  

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm       One on One's with Investors, Lawyers
                                        and Market Leaders
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm      Reception

7:30 am                       Breakfast and Registration

8:00 am                      Welcome and Opening Remarks

8:20 am                      How Can Medical Devices Impact the Delivery of Value Based Health Care
                                     Scott Wallace, JD MBA
                                     Managing Director, Value Institute for Health and Care
                                                                          Dell Medical School

9:15 am                      Enhancing Value Through the Strategic Use of IP
                                    Erik Milch - Partner, Cooley LLP
                                    Russell Newman - President, HealthTronics
                                    Eric Stone - Chief Executive Officer, Velano Vascular
                                    Moderator - Barbary Brunner; Chief Executive Officer,
                                                                                             Austin Technology Council

10:25 am                    Networking Break

10:40 am                   Venture Funding: Early Stage to Late Stage
                                    Louis Bock - Venture Partner, Sante' Ventures
                                    Taylor Curtis - Managing Director, MHT Partners
                                    Kim Bridges Rodriguez - Chief Executive Officer, Acessa Health
                                    Moderator - Bob Smith; Co-Founder and Principal, Bridgepoint Consulting
12:00 pm                   Networking Lunch

  1:20 pm                   Medical Device Showcase
                                   12 Companies • 12 Pitches

  3:30 pm                  Award Presentations and Closing Remarks



Please Click On Picture To View Biography

Barbary Brunner

Chief Executive Officer

Austin Technology Council

Louis Bock

Venture Partner

Sante’ Ventures

Taylor Curtis

Managing Director

MHT Partners

Erik Milch


Cooley LLP

Russell Newman



Kim Bridges Rodriguez

Chief Executive Officer

Acessa Health

Bob Smith

Principal and Co-Founder

Bridgepoint Consulting

Eric Stone

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

Velano Vascular

Scott Wallace

Managing Director

Value Institute for

Health and Care

Dell Medical School