Monday, October 6
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place

Wrigley Field. The Magnificent Mile. Deep dish pizza. What’s not to love about Chicago? At AdvaMed 2014, you can conveniently experience it all as you network with your MedTech industry colleagues at the welcome reception. Reunite with old friends and make new connections all while enjoying the sights, sounds and tastes of the windy City. All AdvaMed 2014 attendees are invited to attend.

Tuesday, October 7
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Exhibit Hall

Connect with good friends over a pint at AdvaMed 2014’s own Irish pub. Featuring an array of traditional Irish food, drinks and entertainment, the Chairmen’s reception has become an annual tradition of its own. Join this high-energy party in our Exhibit Hall and check out the latest and greatest from our MedTech exhibitors. Take advantage of this excellent networking opportunity with all your colleagues, including the members of AdvaMedDx, the Emerging growth Company Council and the AdvaMed Board of Directors. Your reception hosts are Conference Chairman Lester Knight and AdvaMed Chairman José E. Almeida.

Tuesday, October 7
9:30 pm – 11:00 pm
City Winery

After a long day of conference sessions, it’s time to rock the night away with your MedTech colleagues! Join us at City Winery (, one of Chicago’s hottest up-and-coming music venues in the hip west Loop neighborhood, for a night of live music, dancing and fun! Let loose to classic rock tunes and share a drink with the top names in the MedTech industry.

Wednesday, October 8
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Exhibit Hall

Take advantage of one last opportunity to network with colleagues as we close out a successful AdvaMed 2014 and look ahead to next year. Our Closing Reception will celebrate iconic Chicago sports legends and may even provide you with a chance to shake hands with a few of the greats.