Founder, Young Inventors
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Founder and CEO, Lighter Capital
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
The 8th Annual Convergence Summit, organized by the San Diego-based Wireless Life-Sciences Alliance, includes presentations by Dean Kamen of DEKA Research & Development. In addition to inventing the Segway, Kamen holds more than 440 U.S. and foreign patents, many of them for innovative medical devices that have expanded the frontiers of healthcare around the world. The annual conference of wireless health entrepreneurs and health thought leaders is intended to foster networking, innovation, collaboration, and inspiration. Attendance is limited to 275 C-level executives. More information and online registration is here.