Archive for the ‘Seminars’ Category

The Value of Validation in Medtech Packaging

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Packaging abuse is all in a day’s work for Frans Kateman, Production and Validation Engineer at Sealed Air Nelipak (Venray, Netherlands). He drops packaging from various heights, exposes it to heat in an accelerated ageing chamber, subjects it to high pressure conditions, and shakes it every which way. Following a ...

Axon Offers Free Seminar on IVD-Related Legal and Regulatory Issues

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

The legal and regulatory issues confronting makers of in vitro diagnostic products will be explored at a forthcoming seminar organised by Amsterdam-based Axon Lawyers. Under the best of circumstances, bringing IVD products to market can be challenging. Given the impending revisions of the IVD and Data Protection directives, the regulatory ...

Axon Lawyers Announces Free Seminar on Market Strategies for Cell-Based Therapies

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Our friend Erik Vollebregt, a founding partner of Amsterdam-based Axon Lawyers and blogger extraordinaire at medicaldeviceslegal, has announced that his legal practice is holding a seminar on cell-based therapies on 18 April. The seminar will be of vital interest to companies that are thinking about introducing products of this kind ...

Seminar Teaches Best Practices for Device Clinical Studies

Monday, September 12th, 2011

Donawa Lifescience Consulting has scheduled a seminar on best practices for planning and conducting clinical studies on medical devices in Europe. The seminar will be held in Munich, Germany, on 7 November 2011.

Japanese-German Micro/Nano Business Forum Meets in Tokyo

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Germany's IVAM Microtechnology Network returns to the Micromachine/MEMS exhibition in Tokyo this month, where it will host the Japanese-German Micro/Nano Business Forum. At the seminar on 14 July, speakers such as Prof. Esashi of Tohoku University and Prof. Gessner of the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Electronic Nano Systems ENAS will provide ...

Self-Powered Nanodevice that Patrols Arteries Is One Step Closer to Reality

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

[caption id="attachment_23366" align="alignleft" width="250" caption="Click to enlarge."][/caption] We have been hearing about the imminent development of nanobots that patrol the body’s thoroughfares and sniff out incipient disease for a few years now. Figuring out how to effectively power such devices has been one of the many challenges with which researchers have ...

QNX Software Systems to Host Seminar on Regulatory Compliance

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

QNX Software Systems, in partnership with MPC Data and ARM, will be hosting a one-day seminar titled "Medical Devices & Technology: Design for Regulatory Compliance." The seminar will be held on 21 June (Munich, Germany) and 23 June (Cambridge, UK).

Specialty Coating Systems Announces 2011 Parylene Seminars

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) will be hosting one-day seminars in Europe to introduce parylene coating technologies to engineers in the medical device, electronics, automotive and aerospace industries. The May seminars are free and will be held at various locations throughout Europe. At the seminar, an SCS technical specialist will present ...

MPC Data Announces Seminar on Healthcare and Medical Device Technology

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

A seminar focusing on the design of embedded products for the healthcare and medical markets will be held in Cambridge on 14 and 19 October 2010. The event is organised by MPC Data, in partnership with Nuhorizons, Linear Technology, Team Consulting, iSuppli, MLE and Jaltek with sponsorship from ARM and ...

Renishaw Announces “Inside Raman” Seminars

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

The University of Warwick in Coventry, UK, in association with Renishaw plc will host ‘Inside Raman’ seminars on 22 and 23 September. Several distinguished speakers will pass on their experience and expertise at the events, which are aimed at promoting Raman spectroscopy to UK businesses and academia. There is no ...

Cranfield University Offers Medical Technology Vigilance Course

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

Cranfield University in the United Kingdom has announced a new short course titled Medical Technology Vigilance: Postmarket Surveillance (PMS) and Risk Management. The three-day course, which is scheduled for 21 to 23 September 2010, will define the terminology and explain the concepts of vigilance, PMS and risk management, their practical ...

Cranfield University Offers Course on Medtech Regulation

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

Cranfield University has announced a three-day course next month titled Management of Regulatory Affairs and its Contribution to the Medical Technology Lifecycle. It will provide students with an understanding of the skills required to control regulatory affairs departments and to achieve worldwide compliance and approvals, according to the university. This ...