LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Design Trends: Technological Advances in Implantable Devices, a UBM Canon Medical Device Media Group virtual event hosted by Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI), Medical Product Manufacturing News (MPMN), and OrthoTec, is now on-demand until July 26, 2011. The conference and tradeshow boasted a registration of 1,092, with an attendance of 50% during the live event held on January 26, 2011. Virtual event attendees spent 3 hours and 24 minutes on average in the interactive environment listening to sessions and gathering topic specific educational and product information. Documents and resources were viewed and downloaded a total of 3,038 times. To gain access to the sessions and exhibit hall, visit the registration page here.
The on-demand virtual conference and tradeshow provides attendees with the ability to listen to and view presentation slides from the keynote address by Venkat Rajan, Industry Manager of Medical Devices with Frost & Sullivan, as well as five conference and chat sessions also available within the environment. On-demand attendees can peruse the virtual exhibition hall booths and visit the resource center which offers white papers, videos, brochures, and education materials for the implantable device industry.
The next virtual event, Living in a Materials World, hosted by European Medical Device Technology (EMDT), will take place on May 24, 2011 and will focus on recent and forthcoming advances in biomaterials, surface treatment and associated manufacturing and testing technologies, which will lead to a flood of new and more-effective products. Session topics will include: next-generation tubing, the case for composites in the medical device space, microextrusion, the unique challenges of combination products, and mitigating wear and tear in orthopaedic designs through material selection and advances in antimicrobials.
The following virtual event, Equipment Design for an Evolving Medical Market, hosted by MD+DI, MPMN, and Medical Electronics Design (MED), will be dedicated to exciting developments in medical equipment design and takes place on June 29, 2011. Topics slated for the event include: choosing the right MCU/MPU and operating system, aesthetics and human factors, telehealth and telemedicine, and emerging technologies for the imaging market.
To attend on-demand, visit the Design Trends: Technological Advances in Implantable Devices registration page.
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