Annual CNSV Dinner Meeting: Technology, Medicine and the Global Economy – The Perfect Storm

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2011 - 6:15 pm          


Schedule: 6:15pm: No Host Bar, 7pm: Dinner, 7:45pm: Speaker

Event is SOLD OUT. No on-site payments or registration accepted. Thank you. Contact Brian Berg with any questions.

MEMS and electronics have an accelerating role in the medical industry, both domestically and globally. The rapidly changing landscape brings a myriad of opportunities for consultants.

In this dinner meeting talk, Dr. Karla Callahan will describe five important checkpoints for work in this complicated environment. Karla uses these checkpoints at her medical device start-up company as well as in her international consulting business.


About the speaker, Karla Callahan, Vizyontech Imaging, Inc.

Dr. Karla Callahan is the founder and CEO of Vizyontech Imaging, a medical device start-up. Her background includes consulting, international operations and M&A activity. Karla’s international business experience encompasses 22 countries, including directing manufacturing operations in five countries. She is also a consultant with the US Market Access Center.

Dr. Callahan’s previous experience includes engineering and executive postions at Texas Instruments, Cypress Semiconductor and two prior start-up companies. Her previous start-up, an ASIC chip design company, was acquired by a European corporation. Her current start-up has an international corporate partner.

Dr. Callahan specializes in new, convergence products and uses creative problem solving to achieve fast growth and product profitability. She received her Ph.D. in Technology Mergers & Acquisitions.


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