Medtech Conference

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$25 Early Bird Registration Fee 

UCLA Technology Development Group, in partnership with MedTech Innovator, is proud to host the 9th Annual UCLA MedTech Partnering Conference on Tuesday March 9, 2021 from 10am to 6pm. While presented virtually this year, the conference will continue to provide a unique opportunity for inventors, investors and industry executives to establish new relationships for furthering innovation in this field. The conference will feature exciting panels that highlight recent developments and cutting edge technology, there will be a demo track highlighting local innovations in medtech and partnering opportunities that will allow attendees to set up meetings with each other and UCLA faculty via the virtual conference platform.

This event is held in coordination with the MedTech Innovator LA Pitch Event. Attendance at the pitch event is by invitation only. If you are interested in applying or serving as a reviewer for the LA Pitch Event, please email


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  • Digital Health Tools for Addressing Mental Health: A conversation on Innovation and Investment
  • Beyond Philanthropy: business models for successfully serving the underserved
  • Should I stay or should I go (to the doctor): will Telehealth outlive the pandemic?
  • Investor Panel
  • Real World Data
  • UCLA TDG Innovation Fund Fast Pitches
  • Medtech Devices Demonstration Track

and more TBA



  • Kevin Zhang, Partner, Upfront Ventures
  • Jacqueline Law, Vice President, Global Head of Personalized Healthcare Data Science, Roche
  • Dr. Eve Glazier, President, Faculty Practice Group, UCLA Health
  • Josh Vose, Founder, World Hernia Project
  • Kathryne Cooper, Co-Director, West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP)
  • Harsh P. Parikh, Senior Associate, Nixon Peabody LLP
  • Dorothy Goldman, Founder of Oratel Diagnostics
  • Paul Grand, CEO, MedTech Innovator
  • Amir Naiberg, Associate Vice Chancellor and CEO & President, UCLA Technology Development Group
  • Shyam Natarajan, CEO, Avenda Health
  • Eric Henckels, Director, Technology Strategy & Innovation, Amgen
  • Matthew Savary, Innovation Fund & New Ventures Principal, UCLA TDG


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