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12th Annual Cooley Healthtech Conference

Palace Hotel – 2 New Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA

Join an exclusive gathering of leading executives, investors, entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the healthtech industry for the 12th annual Cooley Healthtech Conference in San Francisco. This event will focus on key drivers affecting the industry and explore growth strategies for med device, medtech and digital health companies.


8:00 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Opening Remarks – Sonya Erickson – Partner, Cooley

8:35 am

State of the Healthtech Sector – Rakesh Mehta – Managing Director, J.P. Morgan

9:00 am

New Business Models in the Evolution of Care

Moderator – Sonya Erickson, Partner, Cooley

Lisa Alderson – Co-Founder and CEO, Genome Medical
Nick Desai – CEO, Heal
Liz Rockett – Director, Kaiser Permanente Ventures

9:45 am

Anatomy of a Cross-Border Deal

Moderator – Frank Rahmani, Partner, Cooley

Lila Hope – Partner, Cooley
Kevin King – Partner, Cooley
Mark Maciejewski – Founder and Managing Director, DiNova Venture Partners
Eric (Zhenjun) Zi – Founder and CEO, Venus Medtech  

10:30 am

Networking Break

11:00 am

Financing a Deal

Moderator – Josh Seidenfeld – Partner, Cooley

Dr. Faz Bashi – Chair of Life Sciences Syndication, Angel Capital Association
Justin Butler – Partner, Eclipse Ventures
Dr. Sirj Goswami – Founder and CEO, InsightRX
Vanessa Larco – Partner, New Enterprise Associates

12:00 pm

Networking Luncheon

1:15 pm

Digital Transformation of Healthcare

Moderator – Frank Rahmani – Partner, Cooley

Dr. Kal Patel – President, BrightInsight, a Flex Company
Dr. Euan Thomson – Global Head of R&D, Digital Technology and Advanced Innovation of Johnson & Johnson
Vignesh Ramesh – Associate Principal, Life Sciences, Deloitte
Anya Schiess – Co-Founder and General Partner, Healthy Ventures
Benjamin Zimmer – President, Roivant Health

2:15 pm

IP: The Foundation to Success

Moderator – Joanna Liebes Hubberts – Associate, Cooley

Terri Burke – Venture Partner, Epidarex Capital
Karun Naga – Partner, The Foundry

3:00 pm

Closing Remarks – Josh Seidenfeld – Partner, Cooley

3:05 pm


For more registration information, please email Melissa Monnier or call +1 617 937 2460.

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Related Contacts
Sonya Erickson Partner Seattle
Mark Weeks Partner Palo Alto
Mika Reiner Mayer Partner Palo Alto
Erik Milch Partner Reston
Scott Talbot Partner Reston
Wainwright Fishburn Partner San Diego
Josh Seidenfeld Partner Palo Alto