Nov 17 - Nov 17, 2015
NHLBI Innovation Conference - West
Irvine, CA

NHLBI’s Office of Translational Alliances and Coordination (OTAC) hosts the NHLBI Innovation Conference to connect NHLBI-funded companies, investors, strategic partners, and business leaders from the biotech, medical device, and pharmaceutical industries.   The Conference showcases NHLBI SBIR and STTR awardees who are developing the next generation of products to diagnose and treat heart, lung, blood, and sleep disorders and diseases.

Previous conferences have been held in Columbus, OHResearch Triangle Park, NC,  Boston, MASan Francisco, CASan Diego, CA, and Rockville, MD.


  • Presentations by selected companies that have received (non-dilutive) SBIR/STTR funding

  • A panel discussion on life science investment and partnering trends  

  • Up-to-date information about funding and resources offered by the NHLBI to support biomedical product development

  • Networking opportunities

Speakers/Presenters - Coming Soon


Thanks to the following partners who are helping us to make this conference possible

  • UCI Institute for Innovation

  • Edwards Lifesciences

  • Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth

  • BioHealth Innovation

UCI Institute for Innovation
5141 California Avenue, Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92617

Priority registration is given to investors and strategic partners.