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Sep 18, 2014, 08:45 ET
Pharmapack North America Show to Relaunch in 2015. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Pharmapack North America Show to Relaunch in 2015

 Building upon the successful global Pharmapack brand, content producers at Pharmaceutical & Medical Packaging News (PMP News) and...

Sep 05, 2014, 10:00 ET
MD&M Minneapolis will feature a keynote presentation on cloud computing from Olayinka James, CISO at Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

What's the silver lining to cloud computing for the medtech industry? Find out at MD&M Minneapolis.

 Cloud computing presents a way to share massive volumes of data securely and instantly. With the exponential use of mobile devices, smart...

Sep 04, 2014, 18:49 ET
Automation and 3D Printing Conferences Upcoming in Schaumburg, IL. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Planning for Robotics on the Smart Factory Floor

 Conference sessions on automation will be featured during ATX (Automation Technology Expo) Midwest in Schaumburg, IL, just outside of Chicago,...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:30 ET
INFOGRAPHIC - Industry Overview: Medtech & Life Sciences in San Diego. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

New Infographic Published - Overview of Medtech & Life Sciences Industry in San Diego

 In anticipation of the upcoming MEDevice San Diego event, a new infographic is being made available for the first time. Industry Overview:...

Aug 12, 2014, 12:00 ET
Scott Bruder, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer of Stryker Corporation, giving the keynote speech at the MD&M East Conference in New York (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Full-length Presentations from Medical Device Industry Luminaries Made Publicly Available for the First Time

In anticipation of the upcoming MEDevice San Diego event, two new video presentations from the 2014 Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M)...

Aug 01, 2014, 09:00 ET
3D Printing Conference Upcoming in Schaumburg, IL (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Conference on 3D Printing to Open in Schaumburg, IL

 A new, all-day conference on 3D printing will be offered during the upcoming Design & Manufacturing Midwest trade event, which takes place...

Jul 24, 2014, 10:00 ET
Exhibitors coming to Schaumburg, IL event. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

PLASTEC Midwest Named One of the Top Ten Plastics Trade Shows

 UBM Canon's PLASTEC Midwest was recently named by BusinessVibe Magazine as one of the top ten plastics trade shows in the world. The event was...

Jul 21, 2014, 11:00 ET
MEDevice San Diego Conference and Technology Showcase at San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Local Southern California Medical Technology Event Draws Big Name Speakers

This September 10th and 11th, MEDevice San Diego Conference and Technology Showcase returns for its 4th installment. Just steps from the beach,...

Jul 17, 2014, 12:00 ET
MD&M Chicago at the Schaumburg Convention Center (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Medtech Education, Innovation and Networking Opportunities Abound as Medical Design and Manufacturing Experts Prepare to Gather in Schaumburg This Fall

 The nation's leading medtech experts will gather October 15-16 in Schaumburg, IL for the Midwest's top educational resource for medical design...

Jul 01, 2014, 13:05 ET
"UBM logo." (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Gadget Freak of the Year: the Winner Is...

 UBM Canon, the world's leading advanced design and manufacturing industry resource, along with Design News has announced an expanded Gadget...

Jun 26, 2014, 14:00 ET
Exhibitors coming to Schaumburg, IL event. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Advanced Manufacturing Event Moves to Schaumburg, IL

 UBM Canon's long-running Midwest manufacturing event will take place October 15-16, 2014, at the Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg,...

Jun 19, 2014, 17:12 ET
"UBM logo." (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

33 Award Winning Medical Products: Which Medtech Companies Took Home the Gold?

 UBM Canon and Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI) have announced the winning products of the 2014 Medical Design Excellence Awards,...

Jun 11, 2014, 18:00 ET
"UBM logo." (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Outstanding Packaging Design Recognized At HBA Global

 Beauty and packaging professionals gathered at HBA Global, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, on June 11, 2014, to learn...

Jun 11, 2014, 10:00 ET
UBM Canon Packaging Group award competition for the global packaging industry. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon Packaging Group)

UBM Canon Packaging Group Proudly Announces the Winners of the 2014 Visionary Awards for the Global Packaging Industry

 UBM Canon Packaging Group announced the winners of the 2014 Visionary Awards last night at a gala event at the Jacob K. Javits Convention...

Jun 06, 2014, 12:00 ET

New Medtech Content Drives Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East 2014

 The largest medtech event on the East Coast, Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East, returns with expanded conference and show...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
Dr. Eric Brown, Director of Watson Technologies at IBM, will give a keynote presentation at the MD&M East Conference, discussing the revolutionary impact IBM Watson technology will bring to the healthcare industry. (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Can Technology Think? IBM Watson Can.

When IBM Watson stole the show by beating two human contestants on the game show Jeopardy in 2011, it captured the world's attention. The question...

Jun 04, 2014, 07:30 ET
UBM Canon and MD+DI Announce Dean Kamen as the 2014 MDEA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient. Kamen will be recognized at the 2014 Medical Design Excellence Awards Ceremony on June 11 at MD&M East in New York (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

UBM Canon and MD+DI Announce Dean Kamen as the 2014 MDEA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

 UBM Canon's Medical Design Excellence Awards, the MedTech Industry's Premier Awards Program, has announced Dean Kamen as the recipient of the...

Jun 02, 2014, 09:30 ET
Rick Valencia, Vice President & General Manager, Qualcomm Life, during his keynote presentation at MD&M East 2013 (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Presentations from Leading Medtech Industry Experts Made Available for the First Time

In anticipation of the upcoming Medical Design & Manufacturing East expo and conference (MD&M East), a selection of presentations from the...

May 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

HBA Global Announces Finalists For 2014 International Package Design Awards

 HBA Global, the leading product development event for the beauty and personal care industry, has announced the Finalists of its annual...

May 29, 2014, 08:00 ET
#MDEA14 Winners announced Wednesday, June 11 at 4pm at the Javits Center, New York City. All MedTech professionals welcome! (PRNewsFoto/UBM Canon)

Meet Three Medical Design Excellence Award Finalists

 What do an inexpensive HIV test, a robot that connects doctors to remote patients, and a vest used to help relieve anxiety, have in common?...