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SVB - HealthTech: Thrust into the Limelight by a Pandemic

  • November 13, 2020
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Webinar


  • Public Access Webinar for the Global Life Sciences Community

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The spotlight that the HealthTech industry has received due to the COVID-19 pandemic has shifted both private and public market sentiment toward virtual care and hybrid care models. In this talk, we will cover global HealthTech investment trends, SVB’s categorization of HealthTech and our predictions of key HealthTech subsectors.

Key Takeaway:

  • Context Setting: Overview 2020
  • Where are we now? 
  • What's Next? Predictions for Venture Investment


Date: Friday,November 13, 2020

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT (Pacific Time)

Join Info: Dial-in & Web Access Information Provided with Registration Confirmation Email


Dr. Dhruv K. Vig

Vice President, Healthcare Insights,

Silicon Valley Bank


Dhruv is part of Silicon Valley Bank's Insights team, where he leverages a combination of SVB's proprietary data, its vantage point within the innovation ecosystem and healthcare industry knowledge to build strategic relationships and publish thought-leadership pieces.

Prior to joining SVB, Dhruv co-founded a HealthTech company and worked with entrepreneurs at SRI (formerly Stanford Research Institute) International helping them launch their ventures. He holds a doctorate from the University of Arizona and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in computational biophysics. He was one of eight people within Maryland to be awarded $110,000 for two years by the Maryland Stem Cell Foundation to conduct human stem cell based research, and one of seven people to receive a prestigious Nanotechnology for Cancer Research (NTCR) fellowship.


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