The Global Center of Innovation
Maximizing the growth potential of the healthcare and life science sectors in Southeast Michigan.
Medical Main Street, powered by Oakland County, is a collaboration of world renowned hospitals, universities and healthcare and life science companies in Southeast Michigan. Together, we're creating a global center of innovation in medical research and development, education and commercialization.
Discover why this region is a dynamic area to launch or expand your medical technology business. If you are looking to commercialize a medical device or biotechnology, conduct medical research or have a product or service that serves the healthcare marketplace, join the Medical Main Street Network today and start making valuable connections. Medical Main Street provides a gateway to resources to support company's success.
Benefits & Incentives of Medical Main Street
Oakland County Executive, L. Brooks Patterson launched this initiative in 2008 to maximize the growth potential of the healthcare and life science sectors. Oakland County is a major healthcare and life science powerhouse, employing more than 100,000 people - more than the Mayo and Cleveland Clinic combined. Medical Main Street is part of our Emerging Sectors program.
A Medical Main Street Conference
October 21-22, 2014
The Suburban Collection Showplace
$149 includes networking reception, conference and luncheon.
INNO-VENTION 2014, now in its third year, features an expansion of the overwhelmingly popular Demonstration Alley, with companies exhibiting the latest medical technology innovations. Also expanding are the Pure Michigan Business Connect one-on-one meetings, where attendees can schedule face-to-face meetings with purchasing agents from major health care providers. Returning from last year will be a networking reception on Tuesday, Oct. 21, the popular Commercialization Competition, INNOVATOR of the Year Award and luncheon, and concurrent industry break-out sessions on Wednesday, Oct. 22.