MedEdge Summit 2016

The Town of Richmond Hill and ventureLAB are pleased to present the sixth annual MedEdge Summit on June 14, 2016. MedEdge is a catalyst for advancing life science ideas, connections and innovation into commercial success in York Region and the GTA’s life sciences sector. York Region is uniquely positioned in the MedTech environment as the place for clinical and technical innovation with a unique and collaborative life sciences ecosystem which provides ample market opportunities to bring effective and cost efficient solutions to market.

This year's theme “Exponential Health - Transforming Health Care" focuses on exponential health and seamless integration through exponential technologies and advancements. Hear about new health technologies and innovations coming onto the market and how they will impact the future.

Robin  Farmanfarmaian, Keynote Speaker

 VP of INVICTA Medical, Faculty of Singularity University and Author of "The Patient as CEO: How Technology Empowers the Healthcare Consumer"

 

Robin Farmanfarmaian is an entrepreneur, founder, professional speaker and best selling author working in cutting edge technology and medicine. Currently Farmanfarmaian is the COO of Arc Fusion Programs, working on the fusion of medicine, science and IT, and a VP at INVICTA Medical, a device company for sleep apnea. A life long philanthropist and mentor, she is the Co-Founder and on the Board of Directors (formally Executive Director) for the Organ Preservation Alliance, catalyzing breakthroughs in organ banking for transplants and tissue engineering, and President for the Innovation for Jobs Summit, finding solutions to disrupt unemployment.  Robin is on the advisory board of many startups and conferences, and mentors female entrepreneurs. Previous work includes being one of the founders of Morfit, the Exponential Medicine conference, and a VP at Singularity University. Her book, “The Patient as CEO: How Technology Empowers the Healthcare Consumer”, is a #1 Best Seller on Amazon.

Event Details

Thursday, June 14, 2016
8:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m
Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts (map)
10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill
L4C 3B7

Complimentary event!
Registration required.
Registration closes June 8th! Don't delay, register today!


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Recap from MedEdge 2015

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