Event Overview

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

This special broadcast features 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

This webinar will be streamed through Zoom. We recommend downloading the Zoom mobile or desktop app prior to the webinar, or accessing it through Chrome, Firefox, or Microsoft Edge.