Elsevier Business Intelligence(, the

medtech industry's leading provider of strategic partnership and

investment conferences, announced today that it will host the

'IN3Medical Device 360 Boston' investor conference on June 27-29,

2012, at the Hyatt Regency Boston.

The Investment in Innovation (IN3) Medical Device 360 Boston

conference will feature presentations by more than 25 early-, mid- and

late-stage start-up companies that are seeking funding and/or

strategic partnership across the spectrum of diagnostic and

therapeutic device markets. The conference also will feature an

outstanding agenda of panels, networking sessions and meet-and-greets

with industry thought leaders discussing the most pressing issues

facing the global device industry in 2012 and beyond. Participating

speakers confirmed to date include senior-level investors from Ascent

Biomedical Ventures, Cowen Healthcare Royalty Partners, Fidelity

Biosciences, NGN Capital, NMT Capital, Novartis Venture Fund, Siemens

Venture Capital, and many more. Panel topics will include: Strategic

View Point--What Big Companies Want to See in a Start-Up Before

Buying; Complying with the New Physician Sunshine Law Governing

Industry's Disclosure Of Physician Relationships; and Medtech

Investing--Hear What It Takes to Get a VC to Say Yes! In addition,

large company/VC meet-and-greets will be held to facilitate

interaction between these two influential groups and conference

participants. Partnering software will be available to all registered

attendees prior to the conference so that one-on-one onsite meetings

can be pre-arranged.

This two-day special event will benefit a wide variety of participants

in the medical device sector: start-ups seeking investment or

strategic partnerships, investment firms, VCs, mid-size and large

medical device manufacturers, and service providers. Emerging medtech

companies that would like to apply to present in Boston should contact

Kayleen Kell at 949-797-7142, or email

IN3 Medical Device 360 Boston will be held at the Hyatt Regency

Boston. Event co-sponsors to date include Ronald Trahan Associates

Inc., Marketwire, Mass Medical Angels and Life Science Intelligence.

Visit for full conference

and registration details. EBI will be hosting one additional IN3

Medical Device 360 event in 2012, in San Francisco; visit

for more information.

About Elsevier Business IntelligenceElsevier Business Intelligence

(EBI), an Elsevier company built on the heritage of F-D-C Reports,

Windhover Information and Medtech Insight, is a global information

supplier providing business intelligence on regulatory, business and

reimbursement issues that are vital to the healthcare industry.

Through a range of products including publications, conferences,


and reports, EBI places biopharma and medical device professionals,

and those who focus on these industries, at the forefront of

knowledge, by providing the perfect combination of news and

information together with penetrating insight and analysis. EBI

( has offices in the

U.S. in Bridgewater, N.J.; Norwalk, Conn.; Rockville, Md.; and Irvine,