Keynote Speaker: Read McCarty
Read McCarty is a serial entrepreneur having founded, among other companies, Children’s Medical Ventures Inc. and Hawaii Medical – both companies were acquired by publicly traded companies. Read has invented both Class I And Class II medical devices. He recognized opportunity in NICU and newborn nursery market and then developed innovative products, created the manufacturing process and implemented successful marketing strategies.
Read will tell his story and the lessons he learned and is still learning at his new venture SunShine Medical.
5:00-6:00 Registration, Networking and Refreshments
6:00-6:15 Opening Remarks and Introductions
6:15-6:45 Keynote Presentation
6:45-8:00 Panel Presentations: Patent Litgation, Early Steps in Filing and
Protecting an Idea, Regulatory Issues for USA, Canada and
EU,Winning an SBIR grant
8:00-8:30 Q & A