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SoPE Boston: Insights in to Start-Up Lifecycle & Success Factors

Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE)

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)

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Greater Boston SoPE Chapter is proud to present our biggest event yet & start of a new series 

“Insights in to Start Up Lifecycle & Success Factors”

Join us for a great evening full of insights and opportunities to learn and network with your peers and SoPE network.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 6:00pm-9:15pm


6:00PM - 6:30PM Registration & Networking 

6:30PM - 6:40PM Chapter Address by SoPE Leadership Team

6:40PM - 7:00PM Capital Strategy by Tom Kurk / Mark Allen - Managing Partners K3

7:00PM - 7:20PM Developing Buisness Strategy by Rand Brenner - CEO Licensing Consulting Group “Why Licensing is One of the Best Go-To-Market Strategies for Med Tech IP”

7:20PM - 7:40PM SoPE Member Spotlight by Paula Muto MD FACS, Founder/CEO UBERDOC 

7:40PM - 8:00PM Building Operational Excellence by Curtis R. Sprouse | President and CEO / EurekaConnect

8:00PM - 8:20PM Closing Key Note by Vic Lanio, Principal at Flare Capital Partners

8:20PM - 8:45PM Panel Q & A

8:45PM - 9:15PM Networking 

9:15PM - Adjourn

Keynote Speaker Bios

Vic Lanio l Principal at Flare Capital Partners

Prior to joining Flare Capital, Vic was a Product Strategy Manager at naviHealth, responsible for enterprise product strategy during the integration of legacy naviHealthCuraspanand RightCare businesses. Previously, Vic was a manager at McKinsey & Company serving healthcare providers. He focused primarily on health system strategy within the context of the Affordable Care Act and the transition to value-based care models. Out of college, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers in their Health Industries Advisory Practice, focusing on operational improvement, revenue cycle, and personalized medicine.  He also helped launch and served as the President and Executive Board Chair of Boston Young Healthcare Professionals, a 501(c)(3) organization aimed at providing educational, networking and community service opportunities for young healthcare professionals in Boston.

​Vic obtained his B.S. from Boston College, with majors in Physics and Finance. He also obtained his M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management. While completing his M.B.A., he worked concurrently with CuraspanWellframe and was a Flare Capital Scholar. He also co-Directed the inaugural MIT Healthcare Innovations Prize, a pitch competition for health tech entrepreneurs in Boston.

Curtis R. Sprouse | President and CEO / EurekaConnect

Curtis has an extensive experience with Fortune 500 Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Health Care Related Software and Device Companies. Early and middle stage life sciences entrepreneur with significant track record raising capital, building life science/technology driven businesses, creating significant value, and setting the stage for investor exit. Creative, conceptual thinker with ability to communicate vision and mission, select and energize a team, and consistently hit milestones. Curtis prefers situations aimed at large underserved markets, with the first institutional capital in the company and technical proof of concept established.

Rand Brenner - CEO Licensing Consulting Group

Rand Brenner is CEO of Licensing Consulting Group (LCG), an intellectual property management and licensing company specializes in assisting startups and small to mid- size businesses strategically use their intellectual property to generate revenues. He is also the founder of, which offers training, coaching and courses on licensing and how to use it to make money with all types of intellectual property.

Paula Muto MD FACS, Founder/CEO UBERDOC & Greater Boston SoPE member

UBERDOC Founder and CEO Paula M. Muto, MD FACS, is a practicing vascular and general surgeon in solo practice and the owner of the Muto Vein Center. She is a member of a family of physicians and surgeons who have collectively practiced medicine in Massachusetts for over 50 years. She is an outspoken advocate for patient care and is passionate about women’s health issues.


Thomas Kurk                                                          &                                   Mark Allen

Managing Partners, K3 Strategic Development Group

Thomas & Mark are managing partners of K3 Strategic Development Group, an advisory and business services group they co-founded in 2010. Serving as advisors and growth strategists, they specialize in developing and implementing models for early stage companies to capture funding, break into new markets, and expand in a meaningful way. K3 is an advisory group specifically designed to work with early stage companies in 3 areas - Capital aquisition - expanding revenues - exit strategies and execution.

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Insight Data Science -
Your bridge to thriving career
The Insight Data Science Fellows Program is an intensive seven week post-doctoral training fellowship bridging the gap to new careers in Data Science, Data Engineering, Health Data, AI, DevOps Engineering, Data Product Management, and Decentralized Consensus in Silicon Valley, New York City, Boston, Seattle, Toronto, and across the US with our Remote program. Insight is a San Francisco based education startup, funded by Y Combinator and SV Angel, with 1000 alumni at hundreds of companies including Facebook, Netflix, LinkedIn, Twitter, The New York Times, Apple, Airbnb, Microsoft, Capital One, NBC, Memorial Sloan Kettering, and many others.

Have questions about SoPE Boston: Insights in to Start-Up Lifecycle & Success Factors? Contact Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE)

When & Where

Insight Data Science
280 Summer Street, Floor M
Boston, MA 02210

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)

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Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE)

The Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE) is a global biomedical and healthcare innovation network with membership open to all healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs and industry stakeholders. SoPE was founded in 2011 by three physicians who shared a common vision - to empower physicians and other professionals to innovate healthcare through entrepreneurship.


SoPE continues to gain momentum with chapters across the United States, Turkey, China and the United Arab Emirates, as well as industry partners who directly support our members' efforts. Members include doctors, nurses, dentists, healthcare entrepreneurs, investors, engineers, academics, IT professionals and industry representatives. What brings them together? Our community members share a common focus - working at the crossroads of innovation and commercialization to make a difference in healthcare.


SoPE provides a platform for members to accelerate and catalyze innovation, as well as a separate supporting 501(c)(3) tax-exempt Foundation for scholarship and philanthropic endeavors to advance healthcare. 

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