Back for its 34th year, the largest medtech event on the East Coast is once again delivering unmatched education. This year the three-day conference series features two tracks of up-to-the-minute thinking in Design and Product Development, plus one track on 3D printing and one track on smart manufacturing. Offering a variety of formats, including presentations, panels, workshops, and case studies, you'll unlock actionable insights to inspire you, accelerate your projects through the development pipeline, and take your medical device to the next level. This year's lineup includes speakers from Medtronic, IBM Watson, Dexcom, Battelle, Hologic, MannKind Corporation, and a long list of industry pioneers and thought leaders.
Bringing Design and Technology Together to Speed Next-Generation Medical Devices to Market
Track One – Design
This three-day track drills down on topics like disruptive design strategies, emerging technologies, usability research, and ergonomics. Take a closer look at user-centered design, a methodology that prioritizes the needs, wants, and limitations of end users, or learn strategies to think outside the box and create one-of-a-kind medical devices.
Track Two – Product Development
The three-day product development track arms you with strategies to create innovative medical devices, speed them to market, and ensure adoption. Find practical sessions on design controls, value engineering, and get a closer look at the latest materials on the market, manufacturing considerations, and product development best practices.
3D Printing Innovation Summit
Looking to advance your design development and process improvement through next-gen tool and applications? The two-day 3D Printing Innovation Summit takes you in-depth on this evolving technology and its applications in manufacturing and engineering. Through a variety of presentations, panels, and case studies, you’ll hear from experts leading the charge as they discuss topics including the latest tips on cost efficiency, choosing new materials, lightweighting, next-gen tools and applications, and big area additive manufacturing (BAAM).
Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit
Designed for industry professionals looking to overcome plant and enterprise-level manufacturing challenges using IT-based solutions. Immerse yourself in the latest developments during the two-day, expert-led Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit. You’ll get the latest on the factory of future including insights into Industrial IoT and IIoT applications, predictive maintenance, intelligent sensors, security, and harmonizing IT/OT.
|Tuesday, June 13||Wednesday, June 14||Thursday, June 15|
|MD&M Track A: User-Centered Design||MD&M Track A: Design Controls||MD&M Track A: Disruptive Design Strategy|
|MD&M Track B: Value-Based Case Studies||MD&M Track B: Technical Training Case Studies||MD&M Track B: Emerging Technology Case Studies|
|Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit||Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit|
|3D Printing Summit||3D Printing Summit|
Tuesday-Wednesday, June 13-14, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.