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2021 Innovation Workshop
"Becoming a Medical Technology Innovator"

Thursday, April 15, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm (CST USA)

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In this fast-paced, one-day workshop, you will learn the essentials of being a medical technology innovator and key opinion leader. Learn from experts in the field on these topics:

Medical device new product development process Pre-clinical trials
Understanding med tech markets and needs Intellectual property
How clinicians can innovate Building a med tech startup
Creativity and brainstorming Writing a business plan
Formulating a research question Case studies of med tech innovation

Attend the workshop for FREE by registering for DMD or any part of IEM Innovation Week.

2021 Innovation Workshop Agenda

8:00 am Welcome and Networking
Paul Iaizzo & William Durfee, University of Minnesota
10:45 am "Medical Device Regulations"
MacKenna Roberts, Choice TeleMed
8:30 am "Trends in Device Development"
William Durfee, University of Minnesota
11:05 am "Patents"
William Durfee, University of Minnesota
9:00 am "Identifying Opportunities"
Eric Richardson, Duke University
11:25 am Networking Break
9:20 am "Ethnography and Design Process"
Nicole Parks & Danny Gelfman, Medtronic
11:35 am "Corporate View of Assessments and Acquisitions"
Tim Laske, Medtronic Cardiac Ablation Solutions
9:40 am "Testing Your Idea"
Paul Iaizzo, University of Minnesota
11:50 am "Intrapreneurship"
Farzad Azimpour, Edwards Lifesciences
10:05 am Networking Break 12:10 pm "Digital Health"
Peter Fitzgerald, Stanford University
10:15 am "Notebooks and Creativity"
Paul Iaizzo, University of Minnesota
12:30 pm Live Panel of Experts
10:25 am "Sketching and Brainstorming Exercise"
William Durfee, University of Minnesota
1:00 pm Adjourn

Farzad Azimpour
Edwards Lifesciences

Farzad Azimpour
Edwards Lifesciences

William Durfee
University of Minnesota

William Durfee
University of Minnesota

Danny Gelfman
Medtronic

Peter Fitzgerald
Stanford University

Danny Gelfman
Medtronic

Danny Gelfman
Medtronic

Paul Iaizzo
University of Minnesota

Paul Iaizzo
University of Minnesota

Tim Laske
Medtronic

Tim Laske
Medtronic Cardiac Ablation Solutions

Nicole Parks
Medtronic

Nicole Parks
Medtronic

Eric Richardson
Duke University

Eric Richardson
Duke University

MacKenna Roberts
Choice TeleMed

MacKenna Roberts
Choice TeleMed

 

 

 


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