September 26 - 27, 2023

American Medical Device Summit

Westin Chicago Lombard, Chicago

2022 Featured Speakers

  • Nitin Goyal, M.D.

    Chief Science, Technology and Innovation Officer
    Zimmer Biomet

  • Kate Stewart

    President, Stryker's Women's Network and VP and General Manager, ENT

  • Rebecca Bortolotti

    SVP and General Counsel
    Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies

  • Steve C de Baca

    EVP, Quality and Regulatory Affairs Enterprise
    Cardinal Health

  • Nina Goodheart

    SVP and President, Structural Heart and Aortic

  • Victoria E. Carr-Brendel, Ph.D.

    GVP, Cochlear Implants and President
    Advanced Bionics at Sonova

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About the Summit

Setting the standard on how the industry should connect and exchange ideas, the American Medical Device Summit provides insights and strategies to enhance the professional development of executives involved in the design, product development, innovation, technology and quality/ regulatory aspects of medical devices.

Join the discussion with over 250 of your industry peers as we explore the challenges and opportunities in medical device innovation, regulatory harmonization, compliance, digital transformation and more. Hear first-hand case studies presented by our executive speaker faculty with extensive experience driving development and process strategy excellence. Walk away with strategic insights for industry, hospital networks and regulatory bodies to collaborate together to streamline processes, optimize development, design, decrease risk, improve speed to market, reduce costs and remain compliant in a rapidly evolving landscape. This September, we encourage you to join us for two days of thought provoking content and exceptional networking.

Key Themes

  • Recognize the impact of public policy on the medical device industry in terms of global market expansion and competitiveness
  • Utilize your post-market surveillance system to feed your risk management and product lifecycles
  • Identify the opportunities and challenges in various regulatory markets, alongside an analysis on potential modifications to 510k policy
  • Achieve effective collaboration through third party inventory ownership and Asset-as-a-Service solutions
  • Leverage existing commercial terms with suppliers while improving balance sheet efficiency
  • Reduce up-front investment and market risk through effective and frequent prototyping early in the development cycle
  • Incorporate performance, safety, business economics, risk management, and regulatory requirements as a basis for device design
  • Apply ‘Design Thinking’ as a driver for medical device development
  • Ensure the design of the medical device can be correctly translated into production specifications
  • Understand the impact EU MDR and increased harmonization in the medical device Industry
  • Preparing for the next generation of medical devices and embracing value-based health care
  • Develop and sustain the gains of a quality culture and adopt proven change management techniques
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It's great to hear about best practices across the industry. It inspires and challenges me to drive for change.
Caroline Leab, Director R&D, Jude Medical

Excellent event. Good balance overall of industry networking and development opportunities.

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I really enjoyed the summit. The speakers were good, the topics relevant, and the event was well-organized. I would definitely return to a future event hosted by Generis.
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Generis’ sponsorship opportunities provide access to VPs, Directors and Senior Executives in the medical device industry. Build your best path to conversion through direct engagement and generate measurable results using our customized packages, extensive networking opportunities, and organized 1-to-1 meetings!

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We limit the number of sponsors at our events to ensure that quality interactions occur on the floor. We bring only the most relevant, capable and credible executives to our events to meet with our delegates and speaker faculty.

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Generis summits are invitation only. Registrations are only granted to delegates who meet our strict qualification and seniority standards.

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Unlike other conferences, speaking opportunities at Generis events are tailored to your needs. We offer you direct access to a highly targeted audience that makes the decision on what their businesses will do next.


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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.

We have developed our knowledge center to ensure that all the past knowledge shared at the events is readily available and accessible to industry practitioners. The knowledge center is an information hub that features insights from our past and upcoming summits. Gain access to full videos of past presentations, speaker interviews, and a collection of industry insights presented through eBooks and Infographics.

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Get in Touch

606 – 555 Richmond Street West

P.O. Box 119

Toronto, ON M5V 3B1


Phone+1 (647) 792-8504

HoursM–F: 8:30am–5:30pm EST