October 5–6, 2016 | Chicago, IL

American Medical Device Summit 2016

Key Speakers

It’s been a great chance to network with people from across the industry and really have an opportunity to connect on what they’re doing, what we’re doing, find those best practices, and take some things back that I think are going to be valuable to us. Brian Lawrence | Chief Technology Officer | Hill-Rom


Top Industry Executives


Key Themes

The American Medical Device Summit sets the standard on how the industry should connect and exchange ideas. Join the discussion with over 150 of your industry peers as we explore the challenges and opportunities in product development, quality management, speed to commercialization and manufacturing. Hear first-hand case studies and walk away with strategic insights to streamline processes, reduce costs and remain compliant in an ever evolving environment. This September we encourage you to join us for two days of thought provoking content and exceptional networking at the 2015 American Medical Device Summit.

See the Program
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    Product Development

    Design for Value / Design for Manufacturability, Importance of Design Controls, Human Factors Engineering, Capitalizing on the changing MedTech Business Model

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    Quality Management

    Opportunities to Mitigate risk and reduce complexity, Creating a closed loop CAPA Process, Creating a proactive quality Culture, Best practices in Supplier Management

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    Speed to Commercialization

    Developing a role for recognized standards, Reengineering devices to meet local market needs, Upcoming Changes in European Medical Device Regulations, Best Practices in Market Entry

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    Manufactruing Excellence

    Streamlining the path from design to manufacturability, Enterprise wide visibility to better manage risk, Additive printing as a market game changer, IoT as a driver for enhanced end-to-end visibility


Knowledge Center

The Generis American Medical Device Summit brings together innovative, exciting and timely content delivered by today’s top minds within the medical device industry. Request access to view the full presentation library.

Marjorie Shulman

Director, Premarket Notification Program

Developing a Strategic Medical Device Clearance & Approval Plan

View includes:  Slides

John Daley

Multi-Site VP, Quality
Boston Scientific

Optimizing Medical Device Development with Quality in Mind

View includes:  Slides |  Video

Laura Whitsitt

SVP, Research & Emerging Technologies
Smith & Newphew

Best Practices in Medical Device Portfolio Management: Strategies for Device Development Selection

View includes:  Slides |  Video


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