Dealmakers headed to Philadelphia for M&A East can expect a few changes from the 2013 conference. Previously, the conference held a combined opening reception and private equity marketplace event.

"This year we decided to separate them to really maximize the networking time," says Jan Monster, senior director of corporate development at Teleflex Inc. and co-chair of M&A East.

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