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3rd Annual Medical Device Project & Portfolio Management

Enabling & Enhancing a Holistic Approach to Strategic Project & Portfolio Management to Drive Business Objectives, Strategic Growth, & ROI

16-17 May 2018
Hilton Minneapolis | Minneapolis, MN, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Creating Value through Implementing & Improving Strategic Portfolio Management

This workshop will focus on developing a foundation for strategic portfolio management in order to create value

Workshop Moderator: Mark Christopulos

Company: Varian Medical Systems

Conference Workshop

Defining Metrics for Project Assessment to Ensure Equal Appraisal in Portfolio Reviews & Decisions

This workshop will focus on developing KPIs and Metrics to be assessed in Portfolio Reviews to guarantee highest performing projects are prioritized

Workshop Moderator: Alex Bojanic

Company:GE Healthcare

Why You Should Attend

3rd Annual Medical Device Project & Portfolio Management

This marcus evans conference will bring together leaders in Project and Portfolio Management, Strategic Planning and Resource Allocation to benchmark best practices in evaluating project prioritization, examine emerging trends and tools, and innovative technologies for more effective decision making to sustain a balanced portfolio.


Key Topics

  • Optimize ROI by improving strategic portfolio management
  • Evaluate & Enable decision making and project prioritization by enhancing transparent communication
  • Link strategic initiatives to overall portfolio strategy
  • Streamline resource allocation strategies to achieve growth
  • Align organization objectives, portfolio management, and project planning to optimize business opportunities
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Zimmer Biomet, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Medtronic, Stryker, GE Healthcare, Smiths Medical, Endologix, Smith and Nephew, CareFusion, Boston Scientific, Abbott Vascular, St. Jude Medical, Edwards Lifesciences, Thermo Fisher Scientific, B. Braun Medical, Biogen Idec, Eli Lilly, Gilead Sciences, Halozyme Therapeutics, Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Merck, Sanofi, Shire Human Genetic Therapies, Takeda Pharmaceuticals USA, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc., EMD Serono, Inc., Pfizer, Inc., Johnson and Johnson, Amgen, and many more!

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    Event Sponsors
    Praxis Life Sciences
    Praxis Life Sciences
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    Realization Technologies
    Realization Technologies
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    Integrated Project Management
    Integrated Project Management
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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Scott Pennington
    Global Head, R&D Portfolio Project Management & Operations
    Alcon, A Novartis Division

    Mark Christopulos
    Senior Manager - Global Products Portfolio
    Varian Medical Systems

    Russell Roman
    Senior Director Emergency Care & Resuscitation
    formerly with Philips

    Sarah Cumming, PMP
    Director of Project Management Anesthesia & Emergency Medicine

    Eric Gillman
    Director, Program Management, Codman Specialty Surgical
    Integra Lifesciences

    Amir Khamseh
    Head-PMO, Surgical Heart Valve Therapy
    Edwards Lifesciences

    Chad Sandstrom
    Senior Program Manager
    Beckman Coulter

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “Best group of SMEs to learn and discuss PM best practices in an intimate setting.” - Medtronic Spine
    • “Great conference! Great organization!” - Fresenius Medical Care
    • “Perfect mix of peers, service providers, and outside expertise.”- Accuray
    • “It is a great course with wonderful participation from all participants!”- Integra
    • “Extremely engaging to discuss contemporary topics with peer leaders.” - Medtronic
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Angelica Anselmo

    455 North CityFront Plaza Drive
    9th Floor NBC Tower
    Chicago, IL, 60611

    Fax: 312-894-6304