SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 18, 2012, the Tijuana Economic Development Corporation and MEDevice San Diego will host a free guided bus tour of two medical manufacturing facilities in Baja California. The trip, which shows how medical manufacturers are taking advantage of cross-border manufacturing opportunities, includes tours of Greatbatch Medical and Fisher & Paykel. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. The bus trip departs from San Diego the morning of September 18, 2012, arriving at the first facility at 11:00 a.m. The bus leaves Baja at 3:30 p.m., returning to San Diego at around 5:30 p.m. The tour is free for all registered attendees of MEDevice Forum San Diego. After registering for MEDevice, visit the Calibaja Manufacturing Facility Tour Page and sign up for the tour.
Please note: To attend the tour, you must first register for MEDevice San Diego.
About the Tijuana Economic Development Corporation
The Tijuana Economic Development Corporation is a non-profit business organization with over 120 companies committed to the region's industrial development. The Tijuana EDC is formed by business from both sides of the border. Members are experts in the fields of customs, legal and tax, construction, logistics, industrial parks, shelters (maquila outsourcing administration), financial and support services. The Tijuana EDC offers a portfolio of services, free of charge to facilitate companies looking to establish manufacturing operations in Mexico and become globally competitive. For more information about the Tijuana EDC, please visit Tijuana-EDC.com.
About MEDevice Forum San Diego
MEDevice Forum San Diego, September 19-20, 2012 at the San Diego Convention Center, is dedicated to education and networking for medical device professionals. The MEDevice Supplier Showcase offers attendees the opportunity to conduct business face-to-face with peers, colleagues, and industry's leading manufacturers. The MEDevice Conference offers two options: Design of Implantable Devices and The Evolution of Advanced IVDs. Highlights also include free keynote presentations, exclusive networking events, a Networking Reception sponsored by the Tijuana Economic Development Corporation, tours of medical manufacturing facilities in Baja California and much more. Supplier Showcase admission is free for qualified members of the medical manufacturing community. Complete event details and registration are available at MEDeviceForum.com.
MEDevice Forum San Diego
September 19-20, 2012
San Diego Convention Center – Hall F
111 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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SOURCE MEDevice San Diego