Connect with leading founders, investors, and executives from the medical device industry and discover the technologies set to transform it.
The Medical Device Summit will provide innovators and stakeholders in the industry with an opportunity to hear from thought leaders, learn about important solutions and ideas, and meet with potential commercial or investment partners. Confirmed speakers at the event include:
Adam Dakin (Managing Director, Dreamit HealthTech)
Peter Boyd (VP/General Counsel, Harpoon Medical)
Christine Horton (VP/General Manager, DevicePharm)
Michael Liang (Partner, Baird Capital)
Erik Milch (Partner, Cooley LLP)
Tom Luby, PhD (Head of JLABS, Texas Medical Center)
Name of event: The Medical Device Summit
700 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
Adam Dakin, Managing Director - Dreamit HealthTech
Adam serves as the Managing Director of Dreamit HealthTech, a leading venture-backed accelerator. His career has focused on building early stage venture-backed healthtech companies. Adam has held various senior management roles in sales, marketing, product development, clinical affairs, operations, and general management. He co-founded five health technology companies which have collectively raised over $60M in early stage capital. Prior to Dreamit, Adam served as CEO of PhotoSonix Medical, a venture-backed company he co-founded that is developing a consumer device for acne. Previously, he served as the CEO of Bioconnect Systems and X-SITE Medical (acquired by Maquet Getinge Group). Adam serves on the boards of Safkan Ear and ZSX Medical. He is an active angel investor and has served on the boards of several early stage health companies. He is the co-chair of the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technology (PACT) medical technology advisory board and serves as a Mentor in Residence for the Penn Center for Innovation. Adam was awarded the PACT MedTech Leadership Award in 2014. He is a named inventor on seven U.S. patents. Adam holds a BSE from the Wharton School and an MBA from UCLA.