Sponsors & Partners

Premier Sponsors



Deloitte’s* Life Sciences & Health Care practice is among the largest in the world, leveraging the extensive knowledge and experience of 9,000 professionals in 99 countries through the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited network of member firms. Deloitte offers a distinctive menu of integrated professional services to address the specific needs of the life sciences and health care industries.


Goodwin practices law with integrity, ingenuity, agility and ambition. Our lawyers excel at complex transactions, high-stakes litigation and world-class advisory services in the technology, life sciences, private equity, and financial industries. Our unique combination of experience serving both the innovators and investors in a rapidly-changing, technology-driven economy sets us apart.

Major Sponsor


Piper Jaffray

Piper Jaffray (NYSE: PJC) is a leading investment bank focused on mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, public finance, institutional brokerage, investment management and research. Founded in 1895, the firm is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the U.S. and in London, Aberdeen, Zurich and Hong Kong.

Strategic Sponsors

New Mountain Capital

New Mountain Capital

New Mountain Capital, LLC, together with its affiliates ("New Mountain"), manages private equity, public equity and credit capital with aggregate assets under management totaling more than $20.0 billion*. New Mountain has raised over $17.0 billion of committed capital across five private equity funds since inception.
All of New Mountain Capital's efforts emphasize intensive fundamental research and a focus on growth and investor "value added", rather than reliance on excessive risk, as the best path to high and consistent long term returns.

Silicon Valley Bank (SVB)

For more than 35 years, SVB has helped innovators and their investors move bold ideas forward fast. Today, we provide a range of banking services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.

Supporting Sponsor

Validation Institute

Validation Institute is a membership organization consisting of healthcare vendors, employer benefits managers, and benefits advisors. We believe transparency can transform healthcare purchasing to improve health outcomes and lower costs, so we advocate for a results-based, outcome-driven market with a three-pronged approach: educating healthcare buyers, validating vendor performance, and creating an online community where the two can connect.

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