Sep 20, 2021
Dr Victor Pikov is the founder and CEO of Medipace, a sacral nerve stimulation neuromodulation company and VP of Technology at TRI, Trans Stimulation Incorporated. He also worked at Galvani, a joint venture between Google and GSK as well as working in academia before.
Top 3 Takeaways
0:45 "Do you want to introduce yourself?"
1:15 "You were working at Galvani... do you want to explain it and what the, what this venture was aiming?"
8:00 "So you were there for three years and then you decided to go do your own thing, did you see a need in the market?"
12:15 "Let's talk about these NIH, SBR grants"
19:00 "You were pitching to VCs in China. And so now you have a comparison, the US versus China. So what's that like?"
21:00 "A lot of people are a little bit nervous about working with China or Chinese companies because of intellectual property. They're worried that their technology will be stolen or copied. Is that something that people should be worried about? Is that how did you approach it?"
25:15 You guys decided to use an off-the-shelf IPG instead of developing your own one, why?
30:45 Can you talk about the small neurotech meetings you organized?
34:15 "So you're saying as an academician, you had lots of time, but now you don't."
35:15 "Is there anything that we didn't talk about that you wanted to mention?"
Here is the link to 5 conferences that Dr Pikov helped to organize: