In Person

13th Annual Cooley Healthtech Conference

May 4, 2023
The Ritz-Carlton
Event details
May 4, 2023
The Ritz-Carlton
600 Stockton St.
San Francisco, CA

Event summary

The 13th Annual Cooley Healthtech Conference in San Francisco is an exclusive gathering of top executives, investors, entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the healthtech industry. This event focused on key drivers affecting the industry and explored growth strategies for healthtech, medical device, medtech and digital health companies. 


8:00 am

Registration, Networking & Breakfast

8:30 am

Opening Remarks
Scott Talbot – Partner at Cooley 

8:35 am

State of the Healthtech Sector
Joshua Moradfar – Managing Director at J.P. Morgan 

9:00 am

Riding the Waves Through Choppy Waters – Scaling Your Company Amid Today’s Market 
Moderator – Mark Weeks, Partner at Cooley  
Greg Grunberg – Managing Director at Longitude Capital  
Sean Lynden – President, Venture Banking at Pacific Western Bank
Lynne Chou O’Keefe – Founder and Managing Partner at Define Ventures

10:00 am

CEO Spotlight
Moderator – Josh Seidenfeld, Partner at Cooley 
Isabelle Kenyon – Founder and CEO at Calibrate

10:30 am

Networking Break

11:00 am

Leading Your Company Through a Successful M&A 
Moderator – Ben Beerle, Partner at Cooley 
Bob DeSutter – Managing Director at Piper Sandler
Chas McKhann – President and CEO at Apollo Endosurgery 

11:45 am

Networking Luncheon

1:00 pm

CEO Spotlight 
Moderator – Jon Avina, Partner at Cooley  
Ashwini Zenooz – CEO at Commure

1:30 pm

Technology’s Influence on Public Health and Value-Based Care Models
Moderator – Charity Williams, Partner at Cooley 
James Lu – CEO and Co-founder at Helix
Brandon Sim – Co-CEO at ApolloMed 

2:15 pm

FDA Regulatory Update: Key Changes in 2023
Sonia Nath – Partner at Cooley

2:35 pm

Closing Remarks
Lauren Creel – Partner at Cooley 

2:40 pm


3:30 pm


For more information, please email Kelsey O’Connell.

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