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MEDTECH MEETUP 2018

MEDICAL DEVICES IN THE SPOTLIGHT

 


Join us on March 22, 2018 in Brussels for one day fully dedicated to MEDICAL DEVICES.


The MedTech Meetup is an unique opportunity to learn more about the Belgian MedTech ecosystem, its challenges and its stakeholders. Don't miss this chance of learning from experts in the field, discovering the latest innovations, connecting with your peers and meeting your future partners!

Programme

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome

Kyun Thibaut, COVARTIM

09:15 - 10:00

Transhumanism: Progress of mankind or faustian act? Anyways an opportunity that can’t be missed

Didier de Cannière, St. Peter’s University Hospital

10:00 - 10:30

How to design and manufacture just-in-time what the surgeon precisely needs?

Christine Kinet, 3D-SIDE

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

Visit of the exhibition

11:30 - 12:00

Miracor : a positive follow-on financing for an interventional cardiology start-up active in a massive market

Olivier Delporte, Miracor Medical

12:00 - 12:30

Active implacable devices and its main challenges. Setting up an eco-system to grasp the potential

Carl van Himbeeck, Cochlear

12:30 - 13:00

HealthTech.Belgium, Test.Innovate.Fast

Carole Absil, AGORIA & Marnix Denys, beMedTech

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch break

Visit of the exhibition

14:00 - 15:00

Workshops

Einstein A: Engineering for healthcare: from the idea to the pre-series
Denis Vandormael, SIRRIS 

 

Einstein B: Clusters and networks
Azèle Mathieu, lifetech.brussels; Thierry Ferain, BioWin;
Aline Stukkens, Innovatech; Ruth Beckers, MedTech Flanders

 

Einstein C: Health & Medical Device Software: how to develop compliance
Steve Eglem, afmps; Johan Goris, SGS

15:00 - 16:00

Workshops

Einstein A: Usability engineering for Medical Devices
Tim Ruytjens, achilles design

 

Einstein B: Key success factors to raise funds in MedTech
Diane Lejeune, PMV; Anne-Catherine Chevalier, CEF;
Pierre Detrixhe, InvestSud; Ludwig Camusot, Growth Factor

 

Einstein C: How to survive MDR and IVDR
Michael Maier, Medidee

16:00 - 17:00

Coffee break

Coffee break – Expertise Corner – Visit of the exhibition

17:00 - 18:00

Workshops

Einstein A: Getting ready for MDR compliance – Clinical evaluation
Mieke Roelants, genae

 

Einstein B:  Registration and self-control
Alexandre Jauniaux, Mathieu Royal, afmps

18:00 - 18:15

Conclusion

16:15

Networking cocktail

Event Details

Date:

Thursday, March 22, 2018 (09:00 h - 19:00 h)

Location:

BLUEPOINT BRUSSELS

Boulevard Auguste Reyers, 80

1030 Brussels, BE

Price:

Please find fees here

 

FLANDERS.BIO MEMBER BENEFIT: flanders.bio members receive a 25% reduction on the registration fee. Please contact us to obtain the reduction code.

Organiser(s):

COVARTIM

2018-03-22 09:00:00 2018-03-22 19:00:00 Europe/Brussels MEDTECH MEETUP 2018 BLUEPOINT BRUSSELS Boulevard Auguste Reyers, 80 1030 Brussels, BE <p>COVARTIM</p>

More info?

For any further information about this event, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Event Coordinator

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Lissa Van Hecke

Event Coordinator

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