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March 20, 2019

March 13, 2019, Fairfield, CT – MedTech Strategist, organizer of the annual Innovation Summit Dublin medical device investment and networking conference, has announced the exceptional program for its 2019 conference, taking place April 9th through 11th at the historic, five-star Shelbourne Dublin Hotel. MedTech Strategist’s Innovation Summit Dublin, now in its seventh year and being held in in the heart of Ireland’s thriving medtech sector, is recognized as the leading medical technology investment forum in Europe.

The highly anticipated two-and-a-half day forum will bring together more than 500 leading experts, innovators, and key decision-makers to discuss the critical challenges facing the ever-evolving global medtech community. The program will feature presentations by more than 45 innovative medtech start-ups from around the world seeking investment and partnership opportunities, along with insightful corporate, venture capital and commercialization panel discussions, and special guest speakers. The program will also include the MedTech Innovator International Pitch Event, and keynote presentations by William Cohn, MD, Vice President for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies and the Executive Director of the new Center for Device Innovation at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas; Martin Rothman, MD, Venture Partner, Sofinnova Partners; Scott Huennekens, Former CEO, Verb Surgical; and Josh Makower, General Partner, NEA and Founder, ExploraMed. Full event details are posted on the MedTech Strategist website, at

Platinum Sponsors for the Dublin 2019 event include Johnson & Johnson, Medtronic, Medmarc, EIT Health, Enterprise Ireland, Eugene F. Collins, EY, Lightstone Ventures, The Mullings Group, MVR Ltd., NAMSA, and Seroba Life Sciences. Gold Sponsors include AdvaMed, BTIG, CBSET, Covance, genae, Gilde Healthcare, ICON, IMMR, Locust Walk Partners, Olympus, Silicon Valley Bank, Strategic Healthcare Investment Partners, Syneos Health, Syntactx, and Team-Consulting Medical Devices. Supporting Partners for the event include The Irish Medtech Association/Ibec, Medgadget, MedTech Engine and MedTech Europe.

MedTech Strategist, a leading information and investment conferences provider focused exclusively on the rapidly evolving global medical device industry, is led by managing partners and co-editors-in-chief David Cassak and Stephen Levin, along with a seasoned editorial team and staff. With more than 100 years of combined experience, our team provides our community with both breadth and depth in the industry publication, MedTech Strategist, and access to unparalleled connections at our global investment and partnering conferences. In addition, the MedTech Strategist Community Blog complements the strategic medtech industry coverage that our publication is known for, with candid video interviews and short perspective articles focusing on the people and the passionate innovation behind the most exciting trends in the global device space. Think Strategically. Join Our Community.

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