SOURCE: Clinovo


June 27, 2011 18:50 ET

Silicon Valley BioTalks Event on June 29th, 2011 Discusses New Technology and Best Practices for Clinical Trials

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 27, 2011) - Clinovo sponsors the upcoming Silicon Valley BioTalks event dedicated to clinical trial technologies and best practices. It takes place in Palo Alto on June 29th, 2011, 6PM, and focuses on open source technologies for clinical trials.

The upcoming Silicon Valley BioTalks event "run efficient clinical trials with open source technologies" is free of charge. Silicon Valley BioTalks is a premier venue to learn about new technologies, successes with existing technologies, and best practices for clinical trials. Silicon Valley BioTalks is a forum for discussion for professionals in the San Francisco Bay Area who want to learn more about innovative technologies that help accelerate clinical trials.

Representatives from leading medical device companies will discuss the benefits of open source technologies to address the challenges in the clinical trial industry, and share their successful implementation techniques.

Open source is becoming more and more prevalent in clinical trials, introducing an innovative way to save costs while keeping high clinical data quality and security. With over 10,000 users, clinical open source EDC systems are a strong example of the tremendous value clinical open source software can bring to the clinical trial process of pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Open source technologies are used for Clinical Trial Management, Business Intelligence, CDISC, Electronic Data Capture, etc. These tools are particularly suited to the needs of life science companies that must reach clinical decision points efficiently and at a lower cost.

Guest speakers:

  • Eric Morrie, Manager Clinical Programming at Abbott Vascular
  • Victor Chen, Director of clinical affairs at Intuitive Surgical
  • Ale Gicqueau, President and CEO at Clinovo

When: Wednesday, June 29th - 6pm - 7.30pm PDT
Where: SNR Denton US LLP
Tashkent Conference Room
1530 Page Mill Road - Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1125
Food and drinks provided.

Topic: Run efficient clinical trials with open source technologies

What are the key benefits of open source technologies for sponsors? What are the best practices for a successful implementation of clinical open source software?

Space is limited. Register now for free at

About Silicon Valley BioTalks

Silicon Valley BioTalks is a series of networking events based in the Silicon Valley. The event series is a unique venue for Silicon Valley clinical trial professionals to learn, discuss and share experiences about new technology and best practices for clinical trials. The events are sponsored by Clinovo.

Contact Information

  • Contact information
    Sophie McCallum
    Marketing Manager at Clinovo
    Email Contact
    1208 E. Arques avenue, #114
    Sunnyvale CA 94085