April 18–19, 2018Boston Convention & Exhibition CenterBoston, MA

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Building a Technology Portfolio for the Future


Brian McGlynn (Chief Technical Officer, Executive Vice President, Director and Founder, BioDirection, Inc.)

Location: 160 A

Date: Wednesday, April 18

Time: 3:30pm - 4:00pm

Pass Type: Conference (Paid) - Get your pass now!

Conference Track: Biomed Track A: R&D

Vault Recording: TBD

Sometimes the problem is not coming up with new technologies, it’s deciding which ones to pursue. In this session, we’ll explore strategies for evaluating concepts for new medical devices and provide a case study demonstrating what represents a strong choice.

Topics covered will include:

  • Identify the parameters of an unmet need
  • Strategies for weighing your options
  • What to do with concepts you don’t immediately pursue
  • A look at a case study that demonstrates the potential