Georgia Mitsi, Apptomics CEO, had an opportunity to present her company’s 5-minute pitch to a group of panelists at the Pioneers in Medical Technology Conference in Boston on Wednesday, May 14, at Merck’s Research Laboratory.
Out of 30 applicants, Apptomics was among 5 companies chosen to present their business plans in front of a panel of qualified judges.
Mitsi received valuable and useful information from the panelists and much enthusiasm from attendees. Commenting about the conference, she said, “I made lots of key connections and many investors approached me and offered their cards for a follow-up meeting.”[line]
Apptomics LLC (www.apptomics.com) is a biotech company developing a sensor system and Android-based application to help patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals manage treatment-related motor complications in Parkinson’s disease.
Healthcare Pioneers (healthcarepioneers.com) is a business development network of 250,000 clinicians, healthcare executives, investors, medical device, Health IT, pharmaceutical, biotech, ePatients, entrepreneurs and others working on innovating medicine. Their focus is organizing local and convenient opportunities to learn, network, and build business in the healthcare industry.