Programming Spotlight: Patient Pavilion at The MedTech Conference

Posted by Caroline Coulter on September 22, 2017

With three days until The MedTech Conference begins, it’s time to learn about the Patient Pavilion! At Booth #313, the Patient Pavilion will feature four sessions: Insights, Activation, Advocacy, and Engagement. All moderated by Rolf Benirshke, Co-CEO, Legacy Health Strategies, these sessions will educate on how to mobilize patients into care, keep them committed throughout treatments, and initiate brand advocates. As the world of healthcare is transforming, it is important to learn how to best optimize the patient experience.

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Here's a quick look at the four sessions:

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The MedTech Conference Heads to Toronto in 2020

Posted by Lauren Belisle on September 20, 2017

Exciting news from the AdvaMed team! The MedTech Conference will be held in Toronto, Ontario, in 2020 from October 5-7, marking the first time that the conference will be held outside of the U.S.


Thoughts from AdvaMed President and CEO Scott Whitaker: 

“Canada is becoming more and more of a medtech power each year,” said Scott Whitaker, president and CEO, AdvaMed. “The Canadian government’s Innovation Agenda and Ontario’s newly established Office of the Chief Health Innovation Strategist sent a strong signal that the country is open for business. We look forward to working with our local partners to showcase Toronto’s booming health technology ecosystem at The MedTech Conference in 2020.”


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Where to eat, drink, work out and spend your time in San Jose

Posted by Caroline Coulter on September 14, 2017

With only a week or two left before The MedTech Conference is underway, it’s time to start planning your time in San Jose. Don't show up to the airport without a plan of what you'd like to cover during your stay in Silicon Valley! From coffee and food to day trips and more, we’ve got you covered.

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Join me in San Jose

Posted by Scott Whitaker on June 27, 2017

Below is a message from AdvaMed President and CEO Scott Whitaker, shared to our email list on June 26, 2017.

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What kind of conference attendee are you?

Posted by Lauren Belisle on June 19, 2017

From people who come decked out with mobile hotspots, multiple iPads and solar-powered chargers; to those who just need a notebook and a pen, there's one of every kind at conferences! And, with so many things going on at once, there's always content and programming that is best suited for certain attendees. 

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20 Ways to Get The Most Out of Your Experience at The MedTech Conference

Posted by Lauren Belisle on April 27, 2017


What are your business goals for this year? Identifying more revenue channels? Establishing additional partnerships? Securing investment? Recruiting top job candidates?

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The MedTech Conference: Plenary Session Video Library

Posted by Jessie Fairbanks on April 13, 2017

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Did you miss out on previous conferences, or want a sneak peek at what you can expect from The MedTech Conference this year? Get an inside look at previous conference plenary sessions by accessing the Plenary Session Video Library. This database holds 10+ videos, over 450 minutes of key findings, and contains footage of over 30 industry experts.

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The State of Medical Technology in Silicon Valley

Posted by Jessie Fairbanks on April 12, 2017

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This year will be the second time The MedTech Conference is held in California, and the first time the conference is held in Northern California. San Jose is in the heart of Silicon Valley, and the surrounding area is a hub for medical technology - especially for digital health, start-ups, and the investor community.

We couldn’t be more excited to work with the Silicon Valley community and California Life Sciences Association to make this event a success.

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The MedTech Conference 101

Posted by Jessie Fairbanks on April 11, 2017

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The MedTech Conference (formerly AdvaMed 2017) will be held at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center on September 25-27, 2017. This is the global summit for medical technology industry leaders, and is the largest gathering of medical technology professionals in North America. This conference will bring representatives from over 1,000 companies in the industry for business development, innovative technology presentations, and an opportunity to network with policymakers, business executives and industry leaders.

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An Early Stage Company at The MedTech Conference: Innoblative Designs Case Study

Posted by Jessie Fairbanks on April 7, 2017

At The MedTech Conference, many attendees visit the conference with one key goal: business development. We caught up with Innoblative Designs' CEO and Co-Founder, Tyler Wanke, to explore and showcase his organization's impressive business development success at The MedTech Conference with hopes of helping other companies find similar success, no matter what stage they may be.

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