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Annual MedTech Symposium & Pitch Competition

May 3 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for the Temple Health & Bioscience District’s (THBD) Annual MedTech Symposium & Pitch Competition on Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Hilton Garden Inn located at 1749 Scott Blvd, Temple, TX 76504.

Building off last year’s successful symposium, this year’s conference will focus on the next stages of developing and commercializing your business. See the full conference agenda below!

We have a wealth of notable, experienced speakers in the medical technology, medical device, biotechnology and healthtech space who work with startups and investors. This conference offers multiple opportunities to network with key industry contacts. We will also host a pitch competition for early stage startups in the biotechnology/health-related industries. Stay tuned for entry and prize details.

7 – 8 a.m. Breakfast and registration
8 – 8:45 a.m. “So You Think You Want to Be an Entrepreneur?” (opening keynote)
8:50 – 9:20 a.m. “The Medical Marketplace — What Does the Future Hold?” (panel)
9:25 – 9:40 a.m. Break
9:45 – 10:15 a.m. “International vs. Domestic – Weighing the Pros and Cons” (panel)
10:20 – 10:50 a.m. “What’s in a name? Branding Your Business for Success”
10:55 – 11:30 a.m. “All of your Funding Questions Answered” (panel)
11:35 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Lunch/ Networking
12:25 – 12:45 p.m. “Temple: The Heart of Central Texas’ Biotech Corridor”
12:50 – 1:35 p.m. “Building the Right Team – Should You Pivot?” (closing keynote)
1:40 – 1:50 p.m. “Success Starts Here! Welcome to the 2019 Pitch Competition”
1:55 – 3:05 p.m. Pitch Competition
3:10 – 3:30 p.m. Networking and Startup Poster Session

Register today!

Details

Date:
May 3
Time:
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Hilton Garden Inn, Temple Texas
1749 Scott Boulevard
Temple, TX 76504 United States
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Organizer

Temple Health & Bioscience District