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Inspired By Imua | Medical Device Development Guidance, Insight, and Stories to Help Entrepreneurs and Inventors Move Medical Inventions to Market

Medical Device Development is full of rough waves to overcome for entrepreneurs and professionals alike. We talk with medical device experts to help you overcome and master those waves. To give you insight, we talk with those far along in medical device development and those who have just launched their medical product so you can apply what they have personally learned. To keep you inspired, we talk with patients who's lives have been changed or saved by medical devices just like the ones you are working so hard on. Inspired by Imua is offers the best professional development for anyone in the medical product development space.
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Oct 25, 2016

Bill Carpou, president of OCTANe  talks about the upcoming Medical Device Investor Forum, how Launchpad helps companies, and why Southern California is a great place to start a company.  Find out what resources are available to you as an entrepreneur.

Have an idea for a medical product? Join the program for FREE as a beta tester here or text the word invention to 44222 to stay updated about our November 1 lauch!

  • The Medical Device Investor Forum [3:20]
  • How Octane is structured [8:20]
  • How Visionary Ventures finds their companies [11:50]
  • How Launchpad helps companies [13:00]
  • Why San Diego is a great place to start a company [21:45]
Oct 18, 2016

John Livesay, referred to as the "Pitch Whisperer", helps startups get the funding they need by helping them refine their pitches.  He explains why the jockey is more important than the horse, as well as the role empathy plays in startups.  Learn how to weave stories in to your pitch and wow investors.  

Developing a new product and want to know what to do next, join our new beta program FOR FREE here or text the word INVENTION to the number 44222

 

  • How John helps improve pitches [2:31]
  • The biggest mistake people make when pitching [3:10]
  • How your pitch should involve throughout the process [12:10]
  • Examples of how John helps Start-Ups [14:15]
  • Key takeaways from John's experience [19:00]
Oct 11, 2016

Andy Cothrel has seen it all in the medical devices industry.  He's worked for big companies like Roche and Abbot and has been on the team of startups and advising others now through his own company, Blue Marble Medical.  Andy and Meghan talk about why no one wants to buy a project anymore, and why you should always have an exit strategy.  Got an idea for a medical device or health/wellness product?  Check out our new program that will be beta launching soon and you might be able to go through it for FREE.

Notable Sections:

  • Andy's background in alternative energy and how he switched into medical devices [2:33]
  • The three ways that Andy gets involved with startups [3:50]
  • Why it's important to begin with the end in mind [6:35]
  • Why "no one wants to buy a project anymore" [10:50]
  • What to do if you haven't already positioned for exit [16:38]
  • The top three things startups should be considering [22:25]
Oct 4, 2016

The Lab on a Chip World Congress was this past week in San Diego.  There is some amazing technology like "body on a chip" that can mimic human metabolism and function so animal testing is minimized as well as more traditional point of care diagnostics that are truly fit the definition of lab on a chip.  Developing a diagnostic or lab on a chip product?  Check out our new program that will be beta launching soon and you might be able to go through it for FREE.

  • Mike Gavin from PortaScience [4:29]
  • Kamlesh Patel from Sandia National Laboratories [5:28]
  • Steve Maylish from Fusion Biotec [9:21]
  • Ned Saleh from Plasmotica [15:15]
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