Conference AgendaOverview



The twentieth annual Phoenix Conference will provide an outstanding opportunity for top level executives from large healthcare and small venture-backed companies to discuss the key strategic issues facing our industry.


October 10 - 13, 2013


The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
15000 North Secret Springs Drive
Marana, Arizona




Early Bird Registration Fee


Registration Fee after August 29



Thursday, October 10

3:00 - 7:00 PM


7:00 PM

Cocktail Reception & Welcome Dinner

Friday, October 11

7:30 AM

Breakfast & Registration

8:00 AM - 12:45 PM

Business Program


Social Program and Leisure Activities

7:00 PM

The Phoenix Hall of Fame Reception, Dinner, and Awards Ceremony

Saturday, October 12

7:30 AM

Breakfast & Registration

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Business Program


Social Program and Leisure Activities

7:00 PM

Closing Dinner

Sunday, October 13


Hotel Reservations:

For room reservations, please call The Ritz Carlton, Dove Mountain at (520) 572-3000 and reference the Phoenix Medical Device Conference. Your conference rate is $284.00 and is guaranteed until September 16, 2013. Reservation requests made after the cutoff date will be confirmed on a space and rate available basis.


Please attend the business sessions wearing your clothes to go on your leisure activities. You may not have time to go to your room to change. Thursday night is casual attire. Friday night’s dinner: jacket/tie for men, and cocktail attire for women preferred. Saturday night is casual attire.


For a refund, written notice of cancellation must be received by September 26, 2013 and emailed to

Attendee Bios:

We request that attendees (Steering Committee, Speakers, Sponsors, Founders and General Attendees) submit a biography using our online form. All biographies must be received by Monday, September 23. We can only accept biographies using our online form.