On March 1st, AdvaMed Accel and MedTech Innovator are partnering to offer Start-Up Sessions at The Digital MedTech Conference. This is a great opportunity to not only network and advance business development, but also to learn from peers throughout the industry. The agenda will include workshops focused on digital software regulations, preparing for a successful digital health pilot, business models for digital health, and more. The event will also feature case studies from previous MedTech Innovator winners.
COULD YOU BE AN AWARD WINNER? The prestigious Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards 2019 are in association with Med-Tech Innovation. They will celebrate the outstanding business achievements, international successes and innovative breakthroughs made across the life sciences and healthcare technology sectors in the last year. The winners of the regional Medilink Awards will be part of the esteemed list of finalists PLUS you have the chance to enter the Med-Tech Innovation categories to highlight your unique products or services aimed at improving the medtech supply chain. Each category reflects an area where manufacturers are pioneering new territories and breaking new ground and we want to recognise and celebrate these achievements.
Recently I chatted with Candace Roulo, managing editor of Advanced Manufacturing Now, about some of the most important trends in medtech and the technologies that are taking the industry to the next level. Click below to listen to the podcast, or read on for select highlights of the conversation – what I consider to be five trends medtech professionals should be talking about. Advanced Manufacturing Now: You mentioned connectivity. With the healthcare sector embracing the interconnectivity of the Internet of Things for more proactive patient management, what are the opportunities and challenges associated with using sensors in medical devices? And if you could, give us a couple examples of those medical devices.