PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Arizona Technology Council is pleased to announce that Neel Mehta, co-founder and chief strategy officer of EpiFinder, Inc., will be the opening keynote speaker for the 2nd Annual MedTech Conference. The Conference will be held Wednesday, March 28, 2018, from 1 to 6:30 p.m. at Venue8600, 8600 E. Anderson Drive, Scottsdale. Interested parties may register for the Conference here.
“Neel is a pioneer in the MedTech sector and has grown EpiFinder to become a very successful company in Arizona,” said Steven G. Zylstra, president and CEO, Arizona Technology Council. “Our goal for the conference is to bring leaders together to exchange ideas and learn from one another, and Neel is a perfect representative of this thriving community.”
In 2015, Mehta co-founded EpiFinder, a clinical-decision support tool that simplifies neurologic assessment and management through algorithmic methods. Since opening, the company has grown to more than 20 employees. Mehta is a disciplined, career-focused individual, excelling in health care innovation, translational bioinformatics, clinical decision support, electronic medical records, predictive modeling, and workflow analysis.
“It is an honor to be selected as a keynote speaker for the Arizona Technology Council’s MedTech Conference,” said Mehta. “Our medical technology sector is very open and collaborative, and I’ve learned a great deal from fellow leaders. I look forward to sharing my hard-earned knowledge to help others excel in this space.”
The MedTech Conference attracts health care innovators, influential policymakers and other health care service professionals committed to promoting and supporting the industry in a uniquely multifaceted environment. It seeks to advance industry discussion from key perspectives through expert panel sessions, keynote speakers, and product exhibits to provide opportunities in education, business development, capital formation, and networking.
Additional Conference speakers include:
- Shannon Sartin, executive director, United States Digital Service – Executive Office of the President of the United States
- David Coe, senior director, IT Population Health Data Systems, Banner Health
- Russell Olsen, vice president of innovation and product management, WebPT
- Kent Dicks, founder and CEO, Life365
For more information on the Arizona Technology Council’s MedTech Conference, please visit www.aztechcouncil.org.
About the Arizona Technology Council
The Arizona Technology Council is Arizona’s premier trade association for science and technology companies. Recognized as having a diverse professional business community, Council members work towards furthering the advancement of technology in Arizona through leadership, education, legislation and social action. The Council offers numerous events, educational forums and business conferences that bring together leaders, visionaries and community members to make an impact on the technology industry. These interactions contribute to the Council’s culture of growing member businesses and transforming technology in Arizona. To become a member or to learn more about the Arizona Technology Council, please visit www.aztechcouncil.org.
About the EpiFinder, Inc.
EpiFinder, Inc. is a neuro-spectrum differentiation company whose mission is to empower patients and improve outcomes. The company was co-founded by Robert Yao and Neel Mehta, who have formed a well-versed team of experts in artificial intelligence, knowledge representation, machine learning, Java development, computer science, statistics, biomedical informatics, business and marketing. EpiFinder recently launched its Patient Portal App designed to empower patient/doctor relationships and make the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy easier and faster by solving the problems that lead to the misdiagnosis of the fourth most common neurological disease. Learn about EpiFinder at www.epifinder.com.