LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Canon's Publishing Group today announced an upcoming virtual event focusing on exciting developments in medical equipment design. This event will be hosted by Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI), Medical Product Manufacturing News (MPMN), Medical Electronics Design (MED), and Qmed, the world's only 100% qualified medical device supplier search engine and directory.
The virtual event will take place on June 29, 2011, from 11am until 5pm Eastern time and is available from anywhere an attendee has computer online access. Registration is now available.
This topic-specific, focused virtual conference and tradeshow offers attendees the opportunity to learn from and interact directly with industry experts and technology providers. The event will open with a keynote address by one of the largest system OEMs and will discuss how design has and will continue to evolve in this highly regulated industry. Speaking sessions, panel discussions, and chat sessions will follow throughout the event day, all with live Q&A.
These interactive sessions include topics such as: Choosing the Right MCU/MPU and Operating System, Aesthetics and Human Factors, Telehealth/Telemedicine, and Emerging Technologies for the Imaging Market.
The virtual exhibition hall will house booths staffed by suppliers and service providers and will be provide a variety of resources, including: white papers, videos, brochures, and live chat capabilities that provide attendees with the opportunity to engage with suppliers and gather educational information.
"We are excited to offer our audience an insightful online event in an area that's often overlooked by designers—the design of the end system. This touches areas like processor/OS selection, security, I/O issues, and UI design. Our conference speakers will be discussing the tremendous progress this sector has experienced in recent years, as well as what the future holds. Whether in a speaking or chat session, or in the exhibit hall, our virtual event facilitates open interaction between medical device OEMs, suppliers, and service providers," stated Rich Nass, Director of Content, UBM Canon Publishing.
The virtual event has several tiered sponsorship opportunities available that include speaking and exhibiting opportunities. Event sponsors benefit from interacting with a targeted, interested audience, high-quality lead generation, and audience-engagement data. Sponsor branding will be included in all attendee promotions that will run across MD+DI, MPMN, MED, and Qmed online, print and e-newsletter branded products as well as on any promotions to UBM Canon's master data file of medical device professionals worldwide.
To register, visit the Equipment Design for an Evolving Medical Market registration page.
UBM Canon, the leading B2B media company dedicated exclusively to the global $3.0 trillion advanced manufacturing sector, helps support the flow of information, commerce and innovation in such sophisticated segments as medical devices and pharmaceutical development. UBM Canon also addresses cutting-edge developments in broader areas of advanced engineering design and manufacturing, and manufacturing processes and packaging. UBM Canon is part of UBM (UBM.L) a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.
SOURCE UBM Canon