September 31 - October 1, 2024

American Medical Device Summit

Westin Chicago Lombard, Chicago

2024 Featured Speakers

  • Mizanu Kebede

    Chief Quality and Regulatory Officer

  • Jeannette Bankes

    President and General Manager, Global Surgical Franchise

  • Ann Vu

    SVP, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance and Clinical

  • Karen Phillips

    Chief Medical Officer, Respiratory Interventions

  • Matthew M. Cooper, MD MBA FACS FAsMA FCAMA

    VP, Medical Affairs, Corporate Health, and Safety
    3M Healthcare

  • Jennifer Paine

    VP, Head of Global Regulatory Affairs
    Johnson & Johnson

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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 fellow medical device leaders as we explore the challenges and opportunities in medtech innovation, regulatory harmonization, compliance, digital transformation, and more. At our medical device conference, you’ll 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 at our medical device conference designed for executives.

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 life cycles
  • 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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The Summit Experience

Executive Corner Podcast

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The Power of Curiosity and Why It's Important in Your Transformation Journey with Michelangelo Canzoneri


With Michelangelo Canzoneri, Ph.D.,
Global Head, Digital and Data, Healthcare,
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

  • How technology is driving data quality, connection, integration and more at Merck KGaA
  • What it means to build a digital continuum
  • The benefits of data modeling and digital twins
  • Why it is important to demystify digital and how to do it in tangible ways
  • What to be excited for in the future of healthcare and technology
  • The importance of education and being a passionate leader throughout your career

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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

Great conference, relevant and diverse track of topics, lively discussions and excellent networking opportunities.
Huiling Zhang, Chief Medical Officer Connected Care, Philips

The conference was very well-organized. The content and shows are relevant and useful. There are ample networking opportunities for all kinds of Medical Device needs!
Jordan John, Senior Director RA/QA, EZ-RA

The Generis folks were friendly and helpful, the vendors were appropriately vetted for the event, and many of the sessions had informative content.
Melissa Cole, Chief Financial Officer, Regenesis Biomedical

It was an excellent experience getting to understand new developments and innovation within Healthcare and Medical Devices. The Generis team is excellent and on-premise support is amazing.
Ashwin Gotpagar, Client Partner, Tata Elxsi
Great experience, high quality of interactions with industry peers. Well organized and extremely well orchestrated program with agility, by Generis.
Sujit Sudhaman, Medtech CTO, Mphasis

Great experience! The 1:1 meetings were high quality and productive.
Aws Kudair, Director of Software Engineering, Prolucid Technologies

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Event Sponsorship

Engage with your Ideal Clients at the American Medical Device Summit

Generis’ sponsorship opportunities provide access to VPs, Directors and Senior Executives within 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 at our medical device conference!

What Makes Us Different?

Marketing 365®

Our trademarked Marketing 365 initiative allows you to extend your brand beyond the brick-and-mortar medtech event to include content sharing, blog posts, social sharing, original content generation and more - all as a part of your package!

Pre-qualified one-to-one meetings

At our medical device conference, our one-to-one meetings go beyond speed dating, providing you with the opportunity to pre-qualify potential meeting candidates and make adjustments to your meeting schedule before the on-site one-to-one meetings.

Limited Exhibition Floor

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

Caliber of Attendee

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

Speaking Opportunities

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


Full access to specific and detailed business intelligence on each attending delegate including a detailed profile and their key areas of focus/investment via our proprietary attendee database.

To ensure the exclusivity of our medical device conference, we have password protected our pages. Access is granted to qualified individuals and companies who meet the requirements for attendance.

To find out more about Sponsorship Opportunities and the range of services offered in our medical device conference packages, please contact us and we will follow up with you shortly.

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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 medical device knowledge center to ensure that all the past knowledge shared at the events is readily available and accessible to medtech industry practitioners. The knowledge center is an information hub that features insights from our past and upcoming medical device conferences. 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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Speaker Interviews
industry insights

To ensure the exclusivity of our medical device event, we have password protected our pages. Please use the button below to request access to our medtech knowledge center. You will be directed to a login page and provided with the option to request access. If you already have a password, please click on the button below and enter the password when prompted.

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The Westin Chicago Lombard

70 Yorktown Center Lombard, Illinois 60148
+1 630-719-8000

A limited number of rooms have been released in the block. Please note that these are on a first come first served basis. Upon the block reaching capacity, please reserve at the hotel at the best available rate.

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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