View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, track, and format. With this Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App, once live. Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.
John is a business development consultant to early stage medical device companies. His assignments have included CEO of a telemedicine company, incubating two endoscopy applications, planning commercialization strategy for an obesity device and operating roles in obesity and dermatology companies. In 1993 he founded Vista Medical Technologies, a pioneer in 3D visualization for minimally invasive surgery; he was CEO until 2005 and Chairman from 2001 to 2007. Vista was spun out of a major aerospace company, funded by venture capital and strategic partners and was ultimately on Nasdaq. Prior to Vista, he was employed by The Cooper Companies (COO) from 1984 to 1992, serving variously as President of the International Division of Cooper LaserSonics, and President of CooperSurgical, a leading gynecology device company. He has also served as a non-executive independent director of six early-stage biomedical technology companies.