Toronto Health Innovation Week (THIW 2019) is the largest gathering of health start-ups, health investors and leading venture capital firms in Canada. Joining from around the world to connect, secure funding and hear from the leading experts in the Healthcare industry right in the heart of Toronto city.
This year’s conference, iGan Partners led a panel discussion on AI & Healthcare: Surging Investments. They discussed their views on adoption, use, and the deployment of AI.
In addition, iGan Partners organized its Annual General Partners Meeting at MaRS where they discussed future of healthcare with iGan Partners. This event showcased iGan’s investment platform, current operations, annual results, new investments and exits made during the previous year. Many of iGan Partners portfolio companies participated at the AGM including eSight, Think Research, Right Health, Triage, MedChart, RNA Diagnostics, Orbcare and BrainFX.
iGan Partners also participated in MaRS HealthKick Invest. MaRs HealthKick is the largest early-stage health investment conference in Canada. MaRS HealthKick Invest brings together innovators in the therapeutic, diagnostic, medical device, digital health, and consumer health spaces and connects them to global venture capital funds, family offices, angel investors, and other capital partners interested in investing in the future of health.
iGan Partners participation in panel discussions included:
Early-Stage Digital Health & Medical Device Investing
Moderated by Sheryl Thingvold, Senior Advisor, Medical Devices at MaRS Health Ventures, Sam Ifergan, Founder and Managing Partner at iGan Partners participated in this panel discussion.
Angels and Family Offices Investing in Health
Moderated by Ozan Isinak, President, Kieretsu Forum Canada, Sam Ifergan, Founder and Managing Partner at iGan Partners participated in this panel discussion.
Understanding How VC’s are motivated to Invest – Insights into How VC Funds operate
Moderated by Ying Tam, Managing Director, MaRS Venture Services, Joel Finlayson Partner at iGan Partners participated in this panel discussion.