New York (PRWEB) March 16, 2009
The Health Tech Investment Forum and RedChip Companies Inc., announced today that a panel entitled "Healthcare Technology Investment: Trends and Outlook," will take place at this year's forum Tuesday, March 24th at 9:30am in San Francisco.
With the current economic crisis investors are scrutinizing each opportunity more than ever making capital even harder to come by. This accomplished group of investors will discuss the current outlook of healthcare technology venture capital and investment. The panel entitled "Healthcare Technology Investment: Trends and Outlook" and moderated by Howard A. Burde, Partner Health Law Practice Group Leader at Blank Rome LLP, will address key drivers in healthcare and what technologies will be the hottest growth areas in 2009 and beyond.
Participating panelists include Lisa Suennen, Managing Member at Psilos Group, Karen Boezi, Partner at Thomas, McNerney & Partners, Corey Mulloy, General Partner at Highland Capital Partners and Kathryn Lowell, Deputy Secretary for Health Systems & Life Sciences at the Business, Transportation, & Housing Agency for the state of California.
The Forum's attendees will include - private equity firms, venture capital groups, corporate development teams, institutional investors and CEO's from health care technology companies. The Forum will afford the industry's leadership a rare opportunity to gather in one place cultivating M&A transactions and strategic partnerships.
In addition to the panel discussion a series of companies will present throughout the day to an audience of investors and healthcare leaders. Presenting companies include: Bridgeline Software, Inc. (NasdaqCM: BLSW); INX Inc. (NasdaqGM: INXI); Bioheart, Inc. (Other OTC: BHRT); DoMark International, Inc. (OTCBB: DOMK); Inova Technology, Inc. (Other OTC: INVA); Worldwide Energy & Manufacturing USA, Inc. (OTCBB: WEMU); Industrial Services of America, Inc. (NasdaqCM: IDSA); Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK); Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: AEMD); L&L International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: LLFH); Longwei Petroleum Investment Holding Ltd. (OTCBB: LPIH); ZAGG, Inc. (OTCBB: ZAGG); BioElectronics, Inc. (Other OTC: BIEL); QRxPharma Limited (OTCQX: QRXPY); Quantum Group, Inc. (NYSE Amex: QGP); Privacy Harbor (Private); Access Granted (Private); Crossflo Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: PTSC.OB); CH Mack, Inc. (Private); ITelegan, Inc. (Private); DiFUSION Technologies, Inc. (Private); SimulConsult (Private).
About Health Technology Investment Forum:
The 2008 CCS Health Technology Investment Forum is a one day conference that will provide an opportunity for investors and healthcare leaders to discover the latest trends and investment opportunities. The Health Technology Investment Forum is designed to bring together leading investors, market leaders, and high growth companies focused on healthcare technology. While other industries have embraced information technology as a cornerstone of their business process healthcare has traditionally remained a laggard. In recent years this trend has reversed and there now exists a myriad of investment opportunities in the healthcare technology sector. http://www.ccsexpo.com/healthtechforum.html
About RedChip Companies, Inc.
RedChip Companies is an international, small-cap research and financial public relations firm with offices in Orlando, Florida; Shanghai; and Paris, with affiliates in Atlanta and New York. RedChip delivers concrete, measurable results for its clients through its extensive national and international network of small-cap institutional and retail investors. RedChip has developed the most comprehensive platform of products and services for small-cap companies, including: RedChip Visibility Research™, Traditional Investor Relations, Digital Investor Relations, Investor Conferences, RedChip Small-Cap TV™, and RedChip Radio™. To learn more about RedChip's products and services please visit: http://www.redchip.com/visibility/productsandservices.asp.
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