DeviceTalks Boston has ended

DeviceTalks is a conversation among leaders. It’s an evening for an exchange of ideas, insight and contacts among the pioneers of the medical technology industry. Formerly known as the Big 100, this event is held annually in Boston, Orange County and the Twin Cities.

On July 15th, you’re invited to join us for a discussion with some of the area’s most innovative and influential leaders, including Brian Concannon, CEO, Haemonetics; Duane DeSisto, CEO, Insulet; Carmichael Roberts, General Partner North Bridge Venbtures and Founder of  480 Biomedical, Arsenal Medical, Diagnostics for All, MC10 and Dr. Charles Carignan.

DeviceTalks also features four panel discussions on hot issues facing medtech companies. The descriptions of which can be found below. When you register you are automatically allowed entry into any of the panels listed.


Carmichael Roberts

North Bridge Ventures
General Partner
Carmichael Roberts is an entrepreneur and General Partner at North Bridge Venture Partners where he finances and builds companies from their inception. He specializes in launching cutting edge companies that create innovative products by applying chemistry, materials science and materials engineering. Several of these products address medical needs. Examples of medical companies that Carmichael co-founded and financed more recently include 480 Biomedical, Arsenal Medical and MC10 that each has a number of products being commercialized. Today Carmichael serves as the lead director for each of these companies.
Carmichael is also dedicated to developing medical products for developing nations. Along with Harvard University, he co-founded Diagnostics For All, a non-profit organization that makes low cost diagnostics for poor and rural populations.

Carmichael earned his M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.  He received his B.S. and Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Duke University. He was a NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard.

In 1999, Carmichael was named by MIT’s Technology Review as one of the world’s top 100 young entrepreneurs having since co-founded several successful companies.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, July 15