ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER, ANAHEIM, California, January 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
MD&M West 2013, the industry's most comprehensive MedTech conference, features a completely revamped program addressing business-critical challenges for medical device design and manufacturing. In addition to more than 100 technical presentations by industry experts and FDA officials, the MD&M West 2013 conference is pleased to announce five keynote speakers to appear over the four days of the event, from February 11 - 14, 2013.
Keynote speaker schedule…Day 1: February 11 9:00 - 9:50AM Opening Conference Keynote Speaker: Stanton J. Rowe, Chief Scientific Officer, Edwards Lifesciences Topic: Is there room for innovation in the medical device industry? Day 2: February 12 9:00 - 9:50AM Conference Keynote Speaker: Kim Blickenstaff, President and CEO, Tandem Diabetes Care Topic: Innovation with ears: Designing a consumer-friendly medical device Day 3: February 13 9:00 - 9:50 AM Conference Keynote Speaker: Marc Madou, Chancellor's Professor, BioMEMS Lab at Univ. of California, Irvine Topic: The science (and art) of miniaturizing medical devices: A closer look at the CD technology in molecular diagnostics 1:00 - 1:45 PM MD&M West Event-Wide Keynote Speaker: Daniel Kraft, Executive Director, FutureMed Topic: How the exponential age will revolutionize medicine Day 4: February 14 9:00 - 9:50 AM Closing Conference Keynote Speaker: David Gollaher, President and CEO, California Healthcare Institute Topic: Bridging the gap between ideas and the marketplace for MedTech The full keynote schedule and speaker biographies are available at http://www.MDMwestConference.com. For 2013, the MD&M West conference program has been revamped and redesigned to include themed tracks - each reflecting the key stages of medical device development:
- Design & Prototype
- Validation, Testing & Trials
- Regulatory Submissions & Approval
- Post-Market Compliance & Production