Venture capitalists representing some $3 billion in funding will be in attendance for the Southeastern Medical Device Association investor conference on Feb. 9 in Atlanta.

Firms to be represented include: Accuitive Medical Ventures; The Aurora Funds; Cardinal Partners; Clayton Associates; Cutlass Capital LLC; Georgia Venture Partners, LLC; Harbert Venture Partners, LLC; HealthCare Capital Partners; H.I.G. Ventures; Intersouth Partners; MB Venture Partners; MDS Capital; Montreux Equity Partners; Quaker BioVentures, Inc.; and Veritas Venture Capital Management LLC.

Thomas Fogarty, MD, a cardiovascular surgeon and holder of more than 100 surgical patents, will be the keynote speaker.