Will Mitchell and Mark Taylor on “Overview of the MedTech Sector”

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Event Details


Date: Wednesday January 24, 2018 | 06:30 PM – 08:00 PM
Speaker(s): Prof. Will Mitchell, Anthony S. Fell Chair in New Technologies and Commercialization; Professor of Strategic Management, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Mark Taylor, Team Lead – Licensing & Commercialization (UHN-TDC), Director of Commercialization, University Health Network (Techna)

Topic: “Overview of the MedTech Sector”
Venue: Classroom 1065 (Main Floor, South Building) | map
Rotman School of Management, U of Toronto,
105 St George Street
Toronto, ON
Location: Toronto
Cost: $25 plus HST per person – register to attend all 4 sessions for $75 plus HST

SYNOPSIS: Presented by the Rotman Centre for Health Sector Strategy in partnership with the University Health Network Office of Technology Development & Commercialization, the goal of this series is to address the key strategic trends to aid those working within the industry as well as entrepreneurs or new entrants to the medical devices arena. Topics and examples will focus on Canadian and global companies. Participation will involve focused pre-readings, together with active engagement in discussions during the sessions.

ROTMAN LINK AND LEARN SERIES CERTIFICATE – MEDTECH MODULE: For those who register to attend all four MedTech Sessions you may be eligible for a certificate of completion.

  1. January 24, 2018 – MedTech Session 1: Overview of the MedTech Sector
  2. February 14, 2018 – MedTech Session 2: Entrepreneurial Perspectives on MedTech Strategy
  3. February 28, 2018 – MedTech Session 3: Entrepreneurial Perspectives on MedTech Strategy
  4. March 14, 2018 – MedTech Session 4: Entrepreneurial Perspectives on MedTech Strategy

For more information on Link and Learn Series Certificates and Modules visit the Centre for Health Sector Strategy Website.

ABOUT THE CENTRE: Launched in 2004, the Centre for Health Sector Strategy @ Rotman is a strategic area of focused research for the Rotman School. Under the direction of Professor Brian R. Golden and a board of advisors from industry, government and academia, the centre drives a research agenda that produces actionable management knowledge for the health sector and the life sciences.

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