LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — UBM Canon’s Medical
Device Media Group today announced its leading brands, MD+DI
(Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry) magazine,
MPMN (Medical Product Manufacturing News), and
OrthoTec, will host a virtual event focusing on progressive
trends in the design of implantable medical devices for design
engineers and medical device manufacturers.
The virtual event will take place on January 26, 2011, from 11am
until 5pm Eastern time.
Registration is now available. The combined virtual conference
and tradeshow offers attendees the opportunity to learn from and
interact directly with industry experts and technology providers
via a keynote address by an industry luminary, sessions focused on
orthopedic and cardio applications directly followed by Q&A
opportunities, live chat sessions, and a panel discussion. This
topic-specific, focused environment is available directly from
virtually anywhere an attendee has computer online access. Topics
to be covered include: Power management, innovative materials,
implant acceptance, and infection prevention. Current session
titles consist of: Advances in Implant Design and Development, The
Implant Surface and Beyond, Biomaterials That Won’t Skip a Beat,
and Innovation in Implantable Device Design.
The virtual exhibition hall will house booths manned by
suppliers and service providers to the implantable device industry.
Booths will be equipped with white papers, videos, brochures, and
live chat capabilities that provide implantable device OEMs with
the opportunity to engage with suppliers and gather educational