Crack the Code: 3 Defining Steps to Unlock Medical Technology Commercialization Potential

Crack the Code

Telos Partners, LLC, together with First Security Bank and Accelerate Montana, present:

“Crack the Code:  3 Defining Steps to Unlock Medical Technology Commercialization Potential”

Embarking on the journey of commercializing medical technology can be an ominous and daunting task, with questions regarding regulation, reimbursement, adoption, intellectual property, funding and distribution. This presentation will aim to help in answering many of these questions, in an effort to assist biotech, drug, and medical device start-ups succeed.  

The event will include an interactive presentation moderated by Telos Partners’ founder, Joel Batts, along with distinguished panelists Samir Bhattacharyya, PhD (Johnson & Johnson), Bill Cimino, Ph.D., (The GID Group) and Dennis O’Brien (Linn Grove Venture Capital).  

The audience will learn from both “successes” and “failures” described throughout the presentation.

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Gilkey Building – University of Montana, 32 Campus Drive, Missoula

Register at the following link:

Speakers and Panelists include:

Joel Batts | MA President, Telos Partners, LLC

Samir Bhattacharyya, Ph.D. | Johnson & Johnson

Bill Cimino, Ph.D. | The GID Group

Dennis O’Brien | Linn Grove Venture Capital

 About Telos Partners, LLC

Telos Partners is a group of seasoned scientific, regulatory and publication professionals who serve the life sciences industry. With decades of combined experience ranging from start-up to large-cap environments, we thrive under pressure and savor the excitement of completing mission-critical projects. For more information, please visit

 About First Security Bank

First Security Bank is a full-service community bank offering residents throughout Missoula, Sanders, and Ravalli counties the best in personal and business banking services. Our Mission: We are community inspired and pride ourselves on creating opportunities for our customers and employees to succeed. Our Core Values: Integrity, Service and Success. A division of The Glacier Bancorp Family of Banks, we offer a true community banking experience backed by the strength of a nationally recognized and awarded financial institution. Our performance sets us apart, and when we say we’re dedicated to our communities, we walk the talk. We believe in giving back to make our neighborhoods the very best places to live and work, and are proud to serve area non-profit organizations. Visit us at any of our twelve area branch locations and see for yourself—business as usual is different here! Division of Glacier Bank Member FDIC/Equal Housing Lender.

 About Accelerate Montana

We help Montana businesses to increase their success from those in the idea stage all the way to those looking for global expansion. The organizations that comprise Accelerate Montana serve all stages of business, from startups to established businesses, and link to opportunities both within Montana and outside U.S. borders. Accelerate Montana organizations collectively reach approximately 700 business and entrepreneurs each year, helping to bring tens of millions of dollars in investment capital, grant, and contracts to the state of Montana.

For more questions, please contact Cassandra Sunell at

Source: Telos Partners, LLC

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