The Town of Richmond Hill, ventureLAB, and the Regional Municipality of York, will present the third annual MedEdge Summit on June 20, 2013.York Region is uniquely positioned in the MedTech environment as THE Place for clinical and technical innovation with a unique and collaborative life sciences ecosystem which provides ample market opportunities to bring effective and cost efficient solutions to market.
Objectives of the MedEdge Summit:
To identify the upcoming and leading growth-oriented MedTech companies in Ontario and to introduce them to key partners, Government agencies, investors and professionals who can assist in their global expansion. Participants can also learn from successful companies about small business grants and business loans programs that they leveraged to help them grow.
Why Attend this Informational & Networking Event for Medtech & Related Start-ups
The MedEdge Summit is not only the most time efficient way to see a high quality snapshot of Ontario-based MedTech stakeholders but you will also have several opportunities over the course of the day to meet and interact with entrepreneurs serving the Ontario life sciences ecosystem:
1) Gain Unique New Insights on the Ontario MedEdge Opportunity: The MedEdge Summit is the only annual event that gathers high profile insiders, established start-ups and the investment community to delve into the heart of today’s most pressing MedTech related challenges and topics.
2) Discover emerging Solutions: The focus is on celebrating entrepreneurship and innovation in Ontario and on raising global awareness for those growth-oriented MedTech companies that stand out from the crowd. Our goal is to showcase Ontario’s best growth-oriented companies.
3) Network with start-ups and those shaping tomorrow’s MedTech industry landscape: The MedEdge Summit’s delegates represent top players in the MedTech industry at both the national and international level. The speakers, corporate delegates and company showcase and exhibit area will be top level.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
8 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts (map)
10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill