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2015 Healthcare Strategy Conference & Case Competition

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2015 Case Competition Winners Announced!

Monday, March 16th, 2015

The 2015 Case Competition Winners have been Announced!

Case Competition Rankings

  • 1st place – Johns Hopkins University – $10,000.00
Johns Hopkins
  • 2nd place – Wake Forest University – $5,000.00
Wake Forest
  • 3rd place – Cornell University – $3,000.00
  • Most Innovative  – Massachusetts Institute of Technology – $1,000.00
  • Most Creative  – North Carolina State University – $1,000.00
NC State


2015 Keynote Speaker – Mike Mahoney – President and CEO of Boston Scientific – “Leadership in Medtech Innovation”

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015



Keynote address, “Leadership in Medtech Innovation” – March 13th, 2015.

Michael Mahoney is President and Chief Executive Officer of Boston Scientific Corporation and a member of the company’s board of directors. Mahoney oversees global development, marketing and sales of the company’s broad medical solutions portfolio. He assumed this role in November 2012, after serving one year as president of Boston Scientific, leading the Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) and Endoscopy (GI and Pulmonary) business divisions. Mahoney joined the company in October 2011, with a 24-year track record of building market-leading medical device, capital equipment and healthcare IT businesses.

Prior to Boston Scientific, Mahoney served as Worldwide Chairman of Johnson & Johnson’s Medical Devices and Diagnostics (MD&D) division, overseeing seven franchises and 50,000 employees. He previously served as Worldwide Group Chairman of Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy orthopedics and neuro-sciences business, where he drove growth through product innovation, acquisitions and market expansion into China and India.

Mahoney was President and Chief Executive Officer of Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX), a leading supply chain solutions company. He built GHX through organic development, seven strategic acquisitions and expanding into Canada and Europe. For the first 12 years of Mahoney’s career, he advanced through a series of leadership roles at General Electric Medical Systems, reaching the position of General Manager of the company’s Healthcare Information Technology business.

Mahoney serves on AdvaMed’s board of directors and is a member of the American Heart Association CEO Roundtable. He earned a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Iowa and his M.B.A. from Wake Forest University. Mike is married and has three children

Apply Now for the 2015 Case Competition – March 13-14, 2015

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014


Team Application Submission Information/Networking session

Please send completed applications to

Application is due February 20th 2015 at midnight!

Please fill out the following form to register a time to network with sponsors.