Webinar on July 20: How mid-2017 has changed medtech

Join Medical Design and Outsourcing’s senior editor Heather Thompson and managing editor Chris Newmarker on July 20th at 2 p.m. Eastern time as they discuss exciting and dynamic events happening in the medtech industry. The middle of 2017 is shaping up to be a continued whirlwind of activity for medtech. FDA is getting used to its

Webinar: Reducing risk through material science

    Medical device material failures are common and costly. Fortunately, the risk of these failures can be greatly reduced through better understanding of materials science earlier in the product development cycle, preventing both delays and post market issues. During this webinar, strategies will be discussed of how to avoid material failures through better understanding

Webinar: Learn the keys to a more predictable time to market

    This webinar will discuss common new product development issues that can have a significant impact on time to market and product quality. The root causes for the most common problems will be identified. Strategic and tactical solutions to address the root causes are highlighted and explained. Webinar Highlights: Managing resources and skill sets

Webinar: The top medtech stories of early 2017

    From a radically new administration in Washington to major M&A deals, there has been a lot of medical device industry news to report during the first quarter of 2017. Find out the top stories from Chris Newmarker, managing editor of MassDevice’s Medical Design & Outsourcing. Featured Speaker Chris Newmarker, Managing Editor, Medical Design

Webinar: Art in the OR – How industrial designers help innovate surgical procedures

    Bob Worrell, founder of Worrell, Inc., a Minneapolis-based Healthcare Design firm, and Nicole Parks, industrial design manager at Worrell, will provide insights into the unique role that industrial designers play during the medical device product development process. The webinar will explore how industrial designers utilize their skillets and perspectives to unlock opportunities for

Webinar: How to find your value proposition: A hands-on product development webinar

      The medical industry has changed considerably over the last few years—placing greater emphasis on improving patient outcomes and reducing overall cost. To adjust to these changes, medtech companies must reconsider the value each product in their cannon provides. Startups must create a great value proposition and business model from scratch, while established

Webinar: 5 Steps to Medical Device Commercialization in the U.S.

  Speed your medical devices to market by attending this complimentary webinar which takes you step by step through the process of submitting your medical devices for approval by the FDA. This webinar will provide an overview of the complex process and provide an understanding of the critical steps. What participants will learn: Classifying your device

On Demand Webinar: Now You See It, Now You Don’t – The Magic of Dry Ice in Medical Device Manufacturing

    Quality and repeatability are at the heart of medical device manufacturing. This webinar discusses the various uses of dry ice in medical device manufacturing for improving quality and repeatability, as well as lower costs. From cleaning the various contaminants from tooling without the use of cleaning agents which leave secondary residues, to deburring

Robotics MD discusses surgical solutions for heartburn

GERD, or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, is a painful result of food and stomach acid backing up into the lower esophagus. But how do you know if your heartburn or burping symptoms are indicative of GERD or just the result of too much Thanksgiving turkey? Join miVIP Surgery Centers and general surgeon Dr. Shawn Tsuda for

Webinar: How Value Engineering can help medtech OEMs overcome market pressures

This webinar was originally broadcast on Thursday, November 10, 2016. Click here to watch On Demand now. Medical device companies are continually challenged to find ways to counter market pressures and maintain product relevance. Value engineering is a systematic and function focused decision process for responding to these hurdles. Ultimately, value is improved by finding ways of cutting

Webinar: 3D Printing in Clinical Simulation for Improved Education and Training

This webinar was originally broadcast on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Click here to watch on demand now. The Jacobs Institute is leading in vascular health thanks to its clinical expertise and advanced training techniques. By training with Stratasys 3D printed models that mimic patient anatomy, an ideal hands-on training environment is created for a range

On Demand Webinar: How to improve effectiveness when applying Waterfall, Agile and Adaptive project management to Device Development

Join Product Creation Studio, the 2016 Most Innovative Winner at MDM West, for this free informative webinar on Adaptive Project Management. Hardware product development is hard. By leveraging project management knowhow between the various methods such as Waterfall, Agile and Adaptive, you will learn which is the right tool to be most effective in managing

Webinar: Selecting The Right Connector

Watch on demand. Tune in to learn strategies to ensure the overall success of your medical equipment design. It makes little sense to have designed an incredible medical device only to discover that the primary user interface to your application – the connector – was just an afterthought. What you’ll learn: A repeatable process for

Webinar: Speed to Market: Lean Innovation Strategies for Medical Device Development

This webinar was recorded on Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Watch on demand. In December 2015, Boston Consulting Group ranked the 50 most innovative global companies and isolated key traits associated with success in innovation, two of which are speed and lean innovation: “Creative functions such as new product development are never 100% efficient, and they

Lubrizol Brings together industry experts to talk TGDI

The Lubrizol has partnered with SAE to host a new webinar, “TGDI Technology & Higher Performing Lubricants,” on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 2 p.m. EST. The free webinar brings together industry experts to discuss the opportunities and challenges of turbocharged gasoline direct injection (TGDI) technology, one of the passenger car industry’s most impactful and