Archive for the ‘Trade Shows’ Category

PM Abe Pins Japan’s Economic Recovery on Medical Industry; MEDTEC Japan Validates Strategy

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

The timing could not have been better for MEDTEC Japan 2013. Just one month before the show, which was held on 24 and 25 April 2013, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed that he would aggressively promote the medical device industry, which he characterised as one of the few sectors ...

Air-Monitoring System for Surgical Suites Garners Innovation Prize at MEDTEC France

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

A device that monitors air quality in operating rooms in real time was named the winner of the first Innovation Awards at MEDTEC France in Lyon. Developed by STS Industrie (Besançon, France) in collaboration with the University Hospital of Besançon (Hospitalier Régional et Universitaire de Besançon; CHRU) and its associated ...

French Medical Cluster Celebrates 20th Anniversary at MEDTEC France

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

The Medical Technology Cluster, France's only organisation of its kind, will fete two decades of facilitating multidisciplinary partnerships and promoting industry at MEDTEC France next week. The event returns to Eurexpo in Lyon on 15 and 16 May 2013.

MEDTEC UK 2013: Pictures from an Exhibition

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Birmingham—did you miss it? Apparently not, based on the conversations I had with exhibitors and visitors at the MEDTEC UK exhibition and conference, which moved from the venerable but cavernous NEC to set up shop in the more convivial West Hall of London Olympia this year. The event was held ...

Medica/Compamed: Purchasing Power Increasingly Centralised

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Purchasing power in the medical industry is increasingly centralised and top decision makers from the commercial division gain in importance. This is the conclusion of the final Medica and Compamed report published by Messe Düsseldorf. The world’s largest medical trade show Medica and the parallel-running trade fair for upstream suppliers ...

Fakuma: LPKF Presents Laser Welding Systems for Precise Welding Geometries

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

At Fakuma taking place in Friedrichshafen, Germany next week, LPKF Laser & Electronics AG is going to present four laser welding systems that are suitable for medical technology applications. In microfluidics applications, hygiene, a particle-free environment and precise welding geometries are crucial for laser plastic welding of medical devices. According ...

EuroMold Presents Photonic Process Chains Conference

Monday, September 3rd, 2012

EuroMold, taking place 27 to 30 November 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany, will host a congress devoted to "Photonic Process Chains - The revolution in production" for the first time. The conference is organised in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT ...

Engel to Show Intelligent Online Process Control Software on Medical Application at Fakuma

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Injection moulding specialist Engel's new software iQ weight control can automatically detect minor changes in ambient conditions of moulded parts or in raw materials and compensate for them in the same shot. Engel Austria will demonstrate the potential of its new software live at plastics processing trade show Fakuma 2012, which takes ...

Medtech Week Recap: Companies Launch New Products at MEDTEC UK

Monday, May 28th, 2012

Last week, MEDTEC UK took place in Birmingham. Most of our MEDTEC UK content is available is on our MEDTEC Connection website.

Control 2012: Compact Digital X-Ray and CT System Looks At Small and Medium Objects

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

At Control taking place this week in Stuttgart, Germany, North Star Imaging is presenting its newly developed compact digital x-ray and computed tomography (CT) system designed for submicron resolution imaging and ultra-high accuracy scanning. The international trade show for quality assurance runs 8 to 11 May 2012 at the Stuttgart Exhibition Centre. ...

Finalists of the 2012 MDEA Awards Announced

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

MD+DI has announced the finalists of the 2012 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA). The awards ceremony, sponsored by MD+DI and organised by UBM Canon, recognises achievements of medical product manufacturers and the people behind the scenes—engineers, scientists, designers and clinicians. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on ...

Medtech Week Recap: Winners of MEDTEC EMDT Innovation Awards Announced

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Last week, MEDTEC Europe took place in Stuttgart, Germany. At the event, the winners of the first MEDTEC EMDT Innovation Awards were announced. Abbott, Nanofocus and BeneChill were among the winners. Most of our coverage of MEDTEC Europe is on the MEDTEC Connection site. Visit the site to learn who ...