MedTech Innovator 2017: JLABS Pitch Event

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MedTech Innovator 2017: JLABS Pitch Event

Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS , 329 Oyster Point Blvd , South San Francisco , CA

April 06, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 19:00 PM (PST)

$10 - $35

MedTech Innovator On April 6th, MedTech Innovator hosts its San Francisco Pitch Event at JLABS @ SSF. The event features pitches from pre-selected companies as well as networking and a panel highlighting MedTech Innovator success stories. Judges including investors, providers, and senior executives from medtech companies such as Johnson & Johnson, BD, Baxter, and many others, award one winner with a place in the MedTech Innovator Showcase which includes one presentation slot and full access registration to AdvaMed 2017: The MedTech Conference. Additionally, this event serves as a critical step in selecting the MedTech Innovator Accelerator Class of 2017.

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The MedTech Innovator SF Pitch Event is opent to all attendees. Startups interested in pitching are encouraged to apply at

About MedTech Innovator 2017
MedTech Innovator is the industry's nonprofit global competition and accelerator. Its mission is to improve the lives of patients by accelerating the growth of companies that are transforming the healthcare system. MedTech Innovator is the largest platform of its kind, providing participants with broad exposure and mentorship from the leading players in the medtech industry. In 2017, MedTech Innovator will give out over $500K in cash prizes.

MedTech Innovator Criteria
MedTech Innovator seeks early to mid-stage startups, including medical device, diagnostic, and digital health technologies addressing the following industry-selected themes:


  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Cognitive Devices and Platforms
  • Consumer Healthcare
  • Healthcare Efficiency and Cost Reduction
  • Infectious Disease Management
  • Next-Gen Surgical
  • Patient Safety and Satisfactio
  • Population Health; Precision and Personalized Medicine and Technology Enabled Services


Program Participant Benefits
Companies selected to participate in the MedTech Innovator Accelerator receive:

  • Mentorship from leading investors, manufacturers, providers, payers, IP, regulatory and reimbursement professionals, and others.
  • Exclusive participation in the three-day MedTech Innovator Accelerator Kick-Off in San Francisco.
  • A chance to compete onstage for $500,000 in cash prizes and more.

9:00am - 9:30am | Registration Opens and Networking
9:30am - 10:00am | Welcome & Introduction
10:00am - 12:30pm | Pitch Session (4 companies)
12:30-1:30pm | Networking Lunch
1:30pm - 4:00pm | Pitch Session II (4 companies)
4:00pm - 4:30pm | Success Stories Feature
4:30pm - 5:00pm | Award Presentation
*Companies must have applied to pitch ahead of time and be approved. The application deadline is Feb 28.


329 Oyster Point Blvd.
Floor 3
South San Francisco, CA 94080

JLABS Bay Area

About Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS (JLABS) is a global network of open innovation ecosystems, enabling and empowering innovators to create and accelerate the delivery of life-saving, life-enhancing health and wellness solutions to patients around the world. JLABS achieves this by providing the optimal environment for emerging companies to catalyze growth and optimize their research and development by opening them to vital industry connections, delivering entrepreneurial programs and providing a capital-efficient, flexible platform where they can transform the scientific discoveries of today into the breakthrough healthcare solutions of tomorrow. At JLABS we value great ideas and are passionate about removing obstacles to success to help innovators unleash the potential of their early scientific discoveries. JLABS is a no-strings-attached model, which means entrepreneurs are free to develop their science while holding on to their intellectual property. JLABS is open to entrepreneurs across a broad healthcare spectrum including pharmaceutical, medical device, consumer and healthtech sectors. The JLABS flagship opened in 2012 in San Diego at Janssen's West Coast Research Center, and since then has grown to ten global locations including the Bay Area, Boston & Lowell, MA, Houston, Toronto, Beerse (Belgium), with New York City, opening in June 2018, and Shanghai in 2019. For more information please visit or follow @JLABS. About Johnson & Johnson Innovation Johnson & Johnson Innovation LLC focuses on accelerating all stages of innovation worldwide and forming collaborations between entrepreneurs and Johnson & Johnson's global healthcare businesses. Johnson & Johnson Innovation provides scientists, entrepreneurs and emerging companies with one-stop access to science and technology experts who can facilitate collaborations across the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer companies of Johnson & Johnson. Under the Johnson & Johnson Innovation umbrella of businesses, we connect with innovators through our regional Innovation Centers, Johnson & Johnson Innovation | JLABS, Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JJDC, Inc. and our Business Development teams to create customized deals and novel collaborations that speed development of innovations to solve unmet needs in patients. For more information please visit or follow @JNJInnovation.

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