Medical Device Manufacturing Conference

Selecting and working with contract manufacturers, integration of compliance and regulatory standards, and creating scaleable manufacturing operation

Houston, TX, December 08, 2007 --( Over the course of the past 20 years, the Medical Device industry has experienced tremendous growth and increased product complexity due to the availability and use of enhanced product materials and technology imbedded within medical device products.

Many of these innovations have been driven by manufacturing capabilities and the opportunities for the use of highly durable, long-lasting products.

In an industry where even the slightest manufacturing malfunction or error can result in disastrous repercussions for users, assuring constant product quality is of primary concern for executives within manufacturing divisions.

Adding to this the ever increasing regulatory presence along with the constant requirement of reducing costs has resulted in an environment of immense strain.

This program has been designed to provide a greater understanding of the best practices manufacturing, operations and compliance within the Medical Device Industry. Those individuals who will find this program of greatest applicability include Directors and Heads of: Manufacturing, Operations, Quality Control & Assurance, Regulatory Affairs, and Chief Executive Officers

Key Sessions Include:

FDA Reporting Practices: When, What and Why?
Casper E. Uldriks, JD, MDiv.
Associate Director for Regulatory Guidance and Government Affairs
Office of the Center Director CDRH / FDA

International Manufacturing: Devices Move Abroad
Corinne Lyle
CVP Global Operations
Edwards Lifesciences

Selecting the Partners to Facilitate the Manufacturing of Your Device
Roger Talish
Founder, COO, VP of Engineering
Juvent Medical

And More...

Sponsoring Companies Include:

Quintiles Consulting
Provare Technology
Parker Texmed

Media Partners Include:


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Q1 Productions' Business Intelligence platforms attract decision makers and key executives with decades of experience across all vertical markets and geographic regions to combine insight, imagination and initiative. Their conferences, in house training classes, custom seminars, workshops and exhibitions emphasize trends and technology developments that foster intellectual capital and strategic initiatives at the speed of business.

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