Join us in celebrating the DeviceTalks series' fifth year anniversary!

MassDevice, the online journal of the global medical device industry, is excited to kick off the fifth year of DeviceTalks in a new location: Raleigh, N.C, where we’ll take you inside the corner office at Medtronic, Immucor, CardioMEMs and Cohera Medical, among others.

We’re looking forward to yet another great evening of workshops, networking and insights from the best of the Research Triangle’s medtech industry. Past attendees know that this is a unique event in medtech – find out for yourself with these highlights from our most recent event, DeviceTalks West, held Dec. 9 in Irvine, Calif. Find out more about our upcoming shows and register below.

Since 2011, influencers from across the country have attended DeviceTalks, the live interview series from MassDevice. Audiences on both coasts return year after year for exclusive insights from the best and the brightest medical technology leaders. MassDevice provides hour-to-hour coverage of the devices that save lives, the people behind them, and trends and developments within the industry.

Featured Speakers

Jan Skvarka

CEO, Tal Medical

Martha Shadan

Global Vice President, Marketing, Smith & Nephew; President & CEO, Rotation Medical

Mike Mahoney

President and CEO, Boston Scientific

Eric Ankerud

Executive Vice President, Clinical, Regulatory and Quality, Ocular Therapeutix

Melissa Clark

Managing Director, Halloran Consulting

Linda Levitt

Senior Director Scientific Communications, Covidien

Charlie Attlan

Vice President, Head of Corporate Business Development and Portfolio, Boston Scientific

Jed Cohen

Managing Director, Leerink Partners

Jeff Mann

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Cantel Medical

David Peck

M&A attorney and Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig LLP

Sara K. Thompson

Products Liability Attorney and Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig LLP

Lisa Considine

Director, HR Business Partner, Boston Scientific Corp.

Jeannette Bankes

Vice President, Global Clinical Research, Communications and Medical Education, Boston Scientific Corp.

David Dykeman

Shareholder and Patent Attorney, Greenberg Traurig


Wednesday, June 17

3:30pm: Registration opens


  • Creating a Culture for Spectacular Performance
  • Hot Topics: M&A Megadeals, IP, Financing, and Product Liability Trends for MedTech Companies
  • How can we collaboratively create value as an industry? A product development workshop
  • Regulatory Session: Maximizing Your Clinical Investment

5:30pm: Networking Reception
6:30pm: Inside the turnaround: An interview with Boston Scientific CEO Mike Mahoney
7:15pm: CEO Panel: Disrupting the continuum of care
8:00pm: Evening Adjourns

View the full DeviceTalks Boston 2015 schedule & directory


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