INNO-VENTION 2014 was held Oct. 21-22 at The Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI. The annual consortium of Oakland County and Southeast Michigan health systems showcased innovative healthcare-related products and technologies. Professionals in healthcare, medical device manufacturing and other life sciences industries attended the conference, which featured Keynote Speaker Krischa Winright, CIO of Spectrum Health and vice president of information technology at Priority Health. This year’s event expanded its exhibit space, Demonstration Alley, allowing more companies to present their latest healthcare-related innovations. The event also featured an evening networking reception; the Commercialization Competition, during which six startups pitched their products to a panel of investors; and the INNO-VATOR of the Year Award and luncheon.