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Opioid Epidemic 90-Day Post Hack-a-thon Award Presentations. Following the Hack-a-thon in September, CAMTech invited all teams to apply for a $10,000 post-hack award and six months of acceleration support through the CAMTech Accelerator Program. Throughout this 90-day period, CAMTech held a series of business acceleration and clinically-focused webinars for teams with opioid experts from the field.

Opioid Epidemic 90-Day Post-Hack-a-thon Award Presentations

Date
January 24, 2017
Time
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Pre-registration required?
Yes
Registration closed?
No

The GE Foundation and MGH CAMTech invite you to join us for the Opioid Epidemic 90-Day Post Hack-a-thon Award Presentations. Following the Hack-a-thon in September, we invited all teams to apply for a $10,000 post-hack award and six months of acceleration support through the CAMTech Accelerator Program. Throughout this 90-day period, CAMTech held a series of business acceleration and clinically-focused webinars for teams with opioid experts from the field.

On January 24th, 2017 each team will present the progress they have made on their innovation over the past three months to a panel of expert judges. In addition, the event will include a keynote address, GE Foundation will discuss the tremendous impact that the Opioid Epidemic initiative has had on the company, and we’ll hear from Team We Are Allies, Inc. about the success they have had in bringing their product to market. 

Below, please find all of the event details. Questions? Email CAMTech Project Manager Molly Ward with any questions. 

Opioid Epidemic 90-Day Post Hack-a-thon Award Presentations

Location: The O’Keefe Auditorium, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St. Boston, MA 02114 (Seats 189) 

Date/Time: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 3:00 PM-5:30 PM 

Parking: Fruit St., Parkman St., and Yawkey Garages or the Charles River Plaza parking lot are all located around the hospital 

For more information please visit their website here.

Public Transportation: Charles/MGH T-stop (red line) 

Schedule 

3:00-3:05 PM – Welcoming remarks -Dr. Kris Olson, Director, CAMTech and Dr. Geren Stone, Director, MGH Global Medicine
3:05-3:15 PM – Hack-a-thon recap - Dr. Kris Olson, Director, CAMTech
3:15-3:25 PM – GE’s commitment to the opioid crisis/shared value - Ann Klee, President, GE Foundation
3:25-3:50 PM – Keynote speech- Marylou Sudders, Secretary, Massachusetts Health and Human Services
3:50-5:15 PM – Team presentations 
5:15-5:25 PM – We are Allies, Inc. presentation and wrap up (judges’ deliberation)
5:25-5:30 PM – Awards and closing remarks