Event Overview

The VIVA Innovation Summit webinar showcased current best practices for bringing new devices to market. Experts explained their development process, providing the tools for up-and-coming innovators to shape the future of vascular technology.

This special broadcast featured 5 VIVA conference presentations, each followed by a live panel discussion from a group of endovascular thought leaders including several VIVA Board Members.


The VIVA Innovation Summit: 5 Critical Steps for Creating Future Vascular Disruptive Devices

Moderators: Tony S. Das, MD; Peter A. Schneider, MD
Ehrin J. Armstrong, MD; Kate Garrett; Sophia Khan, MD; Sean P. Lyden, MD

  • Turning a Novel Idea Into a Successful Device: The Shockwave Story
    Todd Brinton, MD

  • Panel Discussion

  • I Think I Have a Great Device Idea: A 52-Point Vetting Process for Guaranteed Success
    Brian Doughty, MBA

  • Panel Discussion

  • How Do I Raise Money for My Idea? Winning Elevator Pitches and Lessons in Dilution
    Louis A. Cannon, MD

  • Panel Discussion

  • How Long Does It Take to Get an Idea Off the Ground? How Do You Build a Team for Your Device?
    Andrew Cragg, MD

  • Panel Discussion

  • Developing Winning Intellectual Property: What Is the Secret Sauce?
    Hanson S. Gifford III, BSME

  • Panel Discussion