2014 AGA Tech Summit: Fostering Innovation and Technology in Digestive and Metabolic Diseases
March 20 & 21, 2014
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
San Francisco, CA
This must-attend conference on GI innovation and technology identifies unmet needs in gastroenterology as well as highlights new promising technologies, delivering vital information on what it takes to obtain approval, adoption, coverage and reimbursement in today's health-care environment. You will be able to directly interact with representatives from the FDA and CMS to answers to specific questions you may have.
You will also find out AGA's role in supporting innovation in the field through its Center for GI Innovation and Technology, AGA’s research and payor policy workgroup initiatives.
The applicaiton deadline has passed. Applications are no longer being accepted.
Companies and entrepreneurs with an innovative technology or FDA-regulated product looking to get it financed, licensed or distributed are encouraged to apply for an opportunity to present at the 2014 summit. A panel of business development leaders, investors, entrepreneurs and other strategic partners will be on hand to provide feedback.
Lunch with Experts
Thursday, March 20, Noon–1:15 p.m.
This is your opportunity to meet with industry and regulatory experts to examine unmet needs, discuss challenges and formulate useful strategies associated with the development and adoption of new medical technologies in GI. The casual setting makes it easy to network with your peers. Indicate your attendance when you register.
Pankaj Jay Pasricha, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Joel V. Brill, MD, AGAF
Predictive Health, LLC
Robert D. Fanelli, MD
The Guthrie Clinic, Ltd.
Michael L. Kochman, MD, AGAF
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Register early to receive a significant discount on your registration fee and to reserve your space at the conference. Registrations made on site will be accepted on a space-available basis.
Fee includes networking reception, lunches, breakfasts and all meeting materials.
|Online registration ends March 13, 2014.||
(by Feb. 5)
(by March. 5)
(after March 5)
|AGA Trainee Member||$50||$150||$250|
*Nonmember fellows must complete the trainee certification form.
Not an AGA member? Save even more when you join the AGA. We offer several membership options that help you succeed in your career.
1If applying for AGA membership, your application must be received no later than Jan. 29, 2014 to qualify for the AGA member early rate.
2If applying for AGA membership, your application must be received no later than Feb. 26, 2014 to qualify for the AGA member standard rate.
Written cancellations must be faxed to AGA Member Services at 301-272-1774 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 6, 2014. There will be no refunds after the stated deadline. There is a $50 non-refundable registration fee for all cancellations. Refunds will be processed upon cancellation, minus fee.
Hotel reservation deadline is Feb. 25, 2014.
A block of rooms has been reserved for attendees of the AGA Technology Summit at the following hotel:
Room Rate: $229 single/double per night
Make your reservation by calling 1-800-662-4455. Be sure to mention that you are attending the 2014 AGA Technology Summit to receive the discounted rate. Rooms must be reserved by Feb. 25, 2014 to ensure availability and the discounted rate. To cancel a reservation, you must notify the hotel 24 hours prior to your arrival date.
Additionally, you may make your reservation online to expedite the process. When on the Web page, click “View Rooms & Rates” and follow the screen prompts to complete your reservation.
Interested in becoming a corporate sponsor? This conference is the ideal platform for building new relationships and nurturing existing ones. A limited number of partnership opportunities, at several price points, are available to give your company additional visibility.
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The AGA Institute, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic surgeons gratefully acknowledge the following industry partners:
Program Information: contact Jennifer Conte at 301-941-2641 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration Information: contact AGA Member Services at 301-941-2651 or email@example.com.