Medtec 2015 provided free education to all attendees with expert speakers from a number of disciplines including Cardiovascular, Orthopaedics, In-vitro Diagnostics, Drug-Device Combination Products and strategic business development. Thomas Klein, Managing editor from EMDT has caught up with a few of the speakers to find out their industry projections, latest information and experiences. Read the interviews here!
Avoiding Pitfalls in Biocompatibility Testing and Safety Assessment for Medical Devices
Dr. Sylvie Framery, Senior Principal Medical Research at NAMSA, offers her tips for dealing with the ISO 10993-1 standard and how to avoid common pitfalls...[Read the full article]
Dr. Framery will give a presentation on 'Biocomptability testing and safety assessment for medical devices' at Medtec UK 2015, Wednesday 4 March, 12:00.
Plastics and Polymeric materials for the next generation joint replacement implants
The patient profile for joint replacements is changing. The implants need to be designed for more active patients and have to last longer - new materials can help to meet these demands...[Read the full article]
Dr. Anne Roques, Chief Research and Development Engineer at Aurora Medical, will present her ideas on 'The role of plastics and polymeric materials in meeting the demands of the next generation patient' at Medtec UK 2015, Wednesday 4 March, 3:30.
Medtec Start-Up Academy: Here are the finalists from the UK
The future of medical technology is developed in today’s start-ups. To celebrate and encourage young entrepreneurs, Medtec has launched the Start-Up Academy to find the most innovative medtech start-ups in Europe. In our slide show, we introduce the most promising candidates from the UK...[Watch the slideshow]
Last year Medtec brought you a brand new Start-Up Academy– a place where start-up businesses showcased their latest innovations to potential partners from the medical device industry.
We ran a competition aimed at uncovering the very best in start up innovations from across Europe. A shortlist of the most impressive start-up companies were each given a free exhibition stand at Medtec Europe where they were able to meet potential business partners in our start-up pavilion.
Medtec UK, held at London’s biggest exhibition centre Medtec UK & Healthcare Technologies provides suppliers a route into Great Britain’s hugely well respected medical R&D industry. The event provides suppliers with the opportunity to meet with industry specific professionals; it hosts cutting-edge conference quality education and displays dozens of interactive features.
By booking a stand with Medtec UK, you can take advantage of the number of advertising opportunities before the event takes place, to raise your company’s profile and encourage attendees to visit to your stand ahead of your competitors.
Medtec UK brings together medical device companies and advanced technology providers to discuss and share the latest product developments, research and innovations in healthcare. In 2015 the show featured an enhanced education programme showcasing case study led seminars, product demonstrations and panel discussions which have been identified after consultation with an industry advisory board.
Plus features to ease the meeting process with many suppliers available to speak with at the event, see the latest products in action and networking opportunities to meet with peers and colleagues.
The free education programme will feature keynote addresses, panel and roundtable discussions, individual presentations, practical case studies, workshops and much more. The topics for 2015 included:
- Drug-Device Combination Products
- In Vitro Diagnostics
- Regulations and Market Access
- Market Updates
- And much more!
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