Tap into TechSpring #3

We are a vibrant innovation community of technologists and healthcare professionals working together to solve the very real challenges in healthcare today.  We do this over food, beer and good cheer.

 What’s on Tap? How will you Tap in?!

 5-6pm - Food, beer and socializing

 6-7pm - Guest speakers and open mic opportunity

  • Stories from the frontline (motivation & opportunity) - Dr. Mike Yunes, Radiology Oncologist at Baystate, will share his personal story and offer a patient/caregiver perspective on challenges of managing Type I Diabetes in children.
  • Technology startup perspective (inspiration) - Dr. Luis Munoz, founder of Edenis, a technology start-up in the VVM accelerator program, will share his work in wound care innovation.  Edenis provides diagnostic technologies to at-risk populations using intelligent systems and biosensors.
  • Healthcare leadership perspective (context) - Dr. Rakesh Talati “Kishi”, Medical Director, Emergency Department at Baystate Franklin Medical Center, will offer a leadership perspective on opportunities and priorities in healthcare.
  • Christian Lagier, Managing Director at TechSpring, will share details of the evolving ecosystem in Springfield, resources and opportunities, including TechSpring’s partnership with VVM’s accelerator program.
  • Open Mic Opportunity - 60 second egg-timer. Who will seize the moment?!  sign up here

7-8pm+ - Back to food, beer and socializing


Jim Dud Kim Geissler Jacob Lindeman Charles Fayal John Kole Jeffrey Gelbard Jan Caswell Paul McIsaac Todd Bailey Jonathan Besse susan sclafani Mark Cress Charles Millet Patrick Sheehy David Gordon Andrew Armata Pamela Simpson Daniel Fried Olutusin Taylor Karen Rubin Ivan Queiroz Orlando Torres Katie Stebbins Paul McOwen Chris Landry Joe Blotnick David Levenstein David Washburn Doug Neal Mike Brown David Obuchowski Arun Ala Bob Cook Ken Bernard tara brewster David Walto Jacqueline Thong Jack Clemente Vidur Dhanda Robert Braceland Dave Kroll Jen Gallant Alex Mello Scott Siege Joseph Rozell Ken Riley Patrick Streck Kishi Talati

Will you come?

February 12, 2015 at 5:00pm - 8pm
1350 Main St 5th Floor
Springfield, MA 01103
United States
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Jill McCormick