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M2D2 $200K Challenge Pitch Off

March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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One event on April 10, 2018 at 5:00pm

$10 - $30

On March 28, twenty finalists, selected from a pool of over 100 applicants, will present their medical device and biotech innovations to a live audience and panel of expert judges. In addition to the live pitch-off there will be poster sessions, food & drink, and great networking opportunities.
5-6 Registration, posters & networking
6-7 Finalists pitch off live
7-8 Posters & networking.

On April 10, after deliberations by the panel of expert judges, awards totaling up to $200,000 will be awarded to the winner at this ceremony hosted by our friends at Mintz Levin. There will be full reception with food, drink and networking before the awards ceremony.

5-6 Networking & posters
6-6:30 Keynote address
6:30-7 Announcement of 2018 winners
7-8 Networking & posters

Register now for both events and receive $10 off the ticket price.

Who should attend?

Investors, inventors, academics, entrepreneurial minds

About the M2D2 $200K Challenge:
The $200K Challenge is a global competition for early-stage medical device and biotech innovations. The goal of the $200K Challenge is to identify the most promising innovations that will move the needle in healthcare. They will be presented to a group of experts – industry partners, investors, product development experts, regulatory and quality experts, and medical, academic and business experts. The applicants whose innovations are deemed best will be awarded with in-kind services to advance their technologies.
The $200K Challenge is being sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Innovation, the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, Amgen, Boston Scientific, Mintz Levin, MPR and R&Q
Ticket prices:
$10 early bird for the first 100 registrants
$20 regular fee
$30 to register for both events
$35 walk-in on site registration

149 Medical: non-invasive real-time brain hemodynamics and metabolism monitor
3D Tumor Targeting: 3D tumor targeting
Accelera: SRS wearable technology for joint injury, elderly balance and athletic performance markets
Advanced Silicon Group: sensor to measure biomarkers in patients’ blood to give early indication of trial success
AM Protection: antimicrobial therapeutic for medical devices
Bitome: non-invasive monitoring of human hydration
CamMed: novel bandage-like, ultra-thin, flexible patch pump for delivering injectable drugs
Cocoon Biotech: silk-fibroin as a drug delivery and materials platform
DFTx: universal neurostimulation dosing platform
Fairbanks Pharmaceuticals: transformative diabetes therapy that attacks the root cause
IMS: low cost diabetes management
Leuko: First white blood cell analyzer that does not require a blood sample
Magoptics: intra-corneal implant
MedKairos: bioptic platform to intervene during thyroid biopsies to ensure collection of diagnostic sample
NE Breath Technologies: diabetes detection and management
NERv: implantable biochip platform for
detecting anastomotic leakage
Nolen Ortho: novel tissue repair materials
Prapela: non-pharmacological products that
improve infant sleep
Sleep Systems: non-intrusive positional obstructive sleep apnea treatment device
Versatope: versatile delivery platform derived from recombinant outer membrane vesicles (rOMV)


March 28
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$10 - $30


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