Go inside Google and Johnson & Johnson's bid to change surgery and the state of medtech innovation in 2017 on December 12th

DeviceTalks is back in California for DeviceTalks West on December 12, 2016. Join us at our 5 year anniversary celebration for an inside look at the state of medtech innovation in 2017, as we explore Google and Johnson & Johnson’s bid to change surgery with its spinout Verb Surgical.

In addition, you’ll hear from leaders at Verb Surgical, Halt Medical, Heartflow, Inc., Medtronic, Merit Medical, InTouch Healthcare and many more.


Alejandro Galindo

Vice President and President Intensive Insulin Management (IIM) Business Unit Diabetes Group, Medtronic

Campbell Rogers, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Executive Vice President and ​Chief Medical Officer, HeartFlow

Chris Thierfelder

Director, Research & Development, Halyard Health

David Dykeman

Shareholder and Patent Attorney, Greenberg Traurig

Dirk Smith

Co-Founder, Minnetronix

Eric Geismar

Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and General Counsel

Ginger Pigott

Shareholder and Vice-Chair, Greenberg Traurig

J. Rick Taché

Shareholder and Co-Chair, Greenberg Traurig

Joseph M. DeVivo

CEO, InTouch Health

Kim Bridges Rodriguez

President & CEO, Acessa Health Inc.

Kleanthis G. Xanthopoulos, Ph.D

Managing General Partner, Cerus DMCC

Nick Terafranca

CEO, NeuroRecovery

Scott Huennekens

President and CEO, Verb Surgical

Stewart B. Davis M.D.

Senior Vice President, Locust Walk

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DeviceTalks West 2016 Schedule