Join Med-Tech Leaders at DeviceTalks Minnesota

DeviceTalks provides world-class education with exclusive insights from industry leaders changing the course of medicine. Coupled with a technology showcase featuring the hottest med tech companies in the marketplace, DeviceTalks is the premier opportunity for industry leaders to come together to share perspectives and network with the best of the best in the industry.

DeviceTalks Minnesota 2017 Recap

“DeviceTalks is the premier opportunity for industry leaders to come together and share perspectives. As a featured speaker, I was impressed with the quality of the conversation and the caliber of delegates. Bringing together leaders to discuss the healthcare environment is essential to fostering community in the medical device industry. I go to many events, but DeviceTalks stands out as one of the best programs our industry has to offer.” – Scott Huennekens, CEO, Verb Surgical

“DeviceTalks is a great forum for corporate executives to network and share information and ideas on how to grow their companies. You can count on meeting a lot of high level executives who know the industry very well.” – Michael Mahoney, CEO, Boston Scientific

Keynote Speaker

Cindy Kent

President & General Manager, 3M Infection Prevention Division

Featured Speakers


Monday, June 26

2:00pm: Networking & Exhibition Opens


  • Creating the Connection: A Hands-On Approach to Creating Value in Connected Healthcare Ecosystems
  • DeviceTalks Discussion Groups

5:00pm: Welcome Reception
6:00pm: Dinner and Interview: Featuring Cindy Kent, President & General Manager, 3M Infection Prevention Division

Tuesday, June 27

7:00am: Registration, networking breakfast
8:00am: Plenary Session: Speed equals innovation but how do I do my job faster?
9:00am: Plenary: Optimizing resources to build a better medtech team
10:00am: Exhibition/Networking break


  • Hot Tech Industry Panel: Big Data and its impact on product development
  • The FDA of tomorrow: How do we gameplan for changes in Silver Springs

11:30am: Plenary: Understanding value and its impact on medtech
12:30pm: Exhibition/Luncheon


  • Powering medical devices: Battery and power source update
  • Learning Track: MedTech 3.0 and how data, AI, VR, AR and drone surgery will change medicine

2:30pm: Exhibition/Networking break

  • Untethering of innovation: The Wireless Revolution
  • Reimbursement – A review of what’s new in the world of payment


  • Hot Tech: 3D Printing
  • Investment update: What’s going on in medtech investing in 17′ and beyond?

5:15pm: Exhibition/Closing Reception

View the full Minnesota 2017 schedule & directory


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