Events & Presentations

Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit

Oct 22 - Oct 24, 2018

Premiering at the Cleveland Clinic 2018 Medical Innovation Summit, "Disruptors in Believeland" is a documentary that takes a closer look at the journey taken by innovative disruptors that helped create the thriving biomedical community that Cleveland has today. Narrated by Sports-Health Alliance Reporter Solomon Wilcots, with a special videotaped guest appearance from former Cleveland Browns’ player Joe Thomas, listen to stories of several Ohio leaders that believed in a vision and worked together to make it a reality. This video will be shown during the StartUp Showcase at the Medical Innovation Summit on October 22, 2018 at approximately 11:30 am ET, followed by a panel discussion moderated by Solomon Wilcots.

Panelists include:

John Lewis, President & CEO of BioOhio
Aram Nerpouni, President & CEO of BioEnterprise
Baiju Shah, CEO of BioMotiv and Co-leader of The Harrington Project

Dr. Gil Van Bokkelen – Chairman & CEO of Athersys

Registration for the StartUp Showcase portion of the Summit is $25. For more information and to register, please visit:

Teaser video link:



Gil Van Bokkelen Ph.D.
Chairman and CEO
Event Details
Title Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit
Date and Time Oct 22 - Oct 24, 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
Global Center for Health Innovation
1 St. Clair St. NE, Cleveland, OH
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