About DeviceTalks

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. This event is held annually in Boston, Minnesota and California. DeviceTalks is hosted by MassDevice.com, the online journal of record for the medical device industry.

Who Should Attend:

Engineering Better Devices – a track built for engineers, product development specialists and R&D professionals. Our engineering track is designed to provide attendees with actionable lessons in a peer-to-peer format on topics such as:

  • Human factors engineering
  • Patient-centric device development
  • R&D trends
  • Manufacturing and scalability
  • Navigating the product development process from start to finish
  • “How We Built This” panels with top medical device groups

Building Better Companies – a track built for executives, directors, entrepreneurs, analysts and strategists. Our leadership track is designed to provide attendees with insights on topics such as:

  • Navigating the path to market
  • Reimbursement
  • Winning regulatory approval
  • Corporate culture
  • Entering global markets
  • Leadership

Attendees enjoy:

  • Networking receptions to connect or reconnect with industry leaders
  • In-depth interviews with influential leaders in the field
  • Panel discussions on the future of medical devices

Sponsors enjoy:

  • Unprecedented access to industry leaders
  • Thought leadership positioning
  • Access to MassDevice’s network of 50,000 medical device industry subscribers

Past guests include

  • Steve MacMillan – Hologic
  • Jeff Karp – Harvard Medical School
  • Reggie Groves – Reva Medical
  • Gary Guthart – Intuitive Surgical
  • Brian Concannon – Haemonetics
  • Mike Mahoney – Boston Scientific
  • Omar Ishrak – Medtronic
  • Scott Shorer – GI Dynamics
  • Todd Pope – TransEnterix
  • Campbell Rogers – HeartFlor
  • Myriam Curet – Intuitive Surgical
  • Jeffrey Brewer – Bigfoot Biomedical
  • Caroll Neubauer – B. Braun
  • Fred Lampropoulos – Merit Medical
  • Scott Huennekens – Verb Surgical