HTM Leadership Summit


A summit to connect senior HTM professionals with new and emerging leaders to discuss important issues affecting HTM programs and share best practices.


The submission deadline was Friday, April 19. Applicants have been notified of their acceptance, so if you have not yet received it, please email This will be a closed meeting and pre-authorization is required to attend.

Date: Monday, June 17, 2024
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Sheraton Phoenix Hotel

This gathering brings together experienced HTM leaders, who are involved in the day-to-day operations of an HTM Department, to help groom new/emerging HTM leaders by discussing their challenges and providing recommended solutions to those challenges.

The HTM Leadership Summit is a half-day meeting which seeks to nurture leadership skills among HTM professionals and to advance the professional interests of HTM managers and up-and-coming HTM leaders. It’s critical that emerging leaders are mentored by the more seasoned managers and given the opportunity for growth and training. AAMI is committed to fostering these professionals.

This meeting will be limited to 40 HTM professionals—evenly split between new and emerging HTM leaders and more senior HTM leaders who are actively involved in the day-to-day operations of an HTM Department.

Featured Presentation:

Mohamed El-Demerdash, President, US & Canada Service, GE HealthCare

Transforming Your Service Organization for the Future

The healthcare landscape is continuously evolving. Is your service organization keeping pace with the changes and demands placed on them and able to adapt for success in the future? This session will showcase how to transform and contemporize your service organization to support your customers and patients in new ways, from technologies to training to processes, that will enable your teams to do their best work. Learn from one organization who is on this journey and hear what it takes to lead a service organization and transform it for success in the future.

Mohamed El-Demerdash is President of GE HealthCare U.S. and Canada Services. He leads a team of more than 4,000 employees within service commercial and operational teams who deliver field service and biomedical services for a large installed base of equipment.

Prior to this role, he served as Chief Technology Officer for Global MR at GE HealthCare where he led a team of more than 1,000 engineers. Mohamed began his career at GE HealthCare as a firmware engineer developing MRI and CT equipment. After 10 years in various engineering roles, he relocated outside of the U.S. serving in several global leadership roles at GE HealthCare where he managed large service organizations including Africa, Middle East, Russia, India, and South East Asia.

Mohamed earned a Master's degree in Engineering/Industrial Development and a Bachelor's degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, both from Marquette University.