IVAM Focus Group Medical Technology (postponed)

13th Meeting: Supply Chain of Implants

Due to the Coronavirus, we have decided to postpone this event. New information will be published here.

This time, the Focus Group Medical will be a guest at Comelec S.A. in Switzerland.

On March 10, the group will meet there in the afternoon for a guided tour followed by networking. In the evening, there will be the opportunity for a joint dinner at self cost basis.

On March 11, the group will start together in the morning at Comelec S.A. with the lecture program under the headline:

"Supply Chain of Implants".

The IVAM Focus Group Medical Technology offers high-tech SMEs a professional exchange in the field of technologies, components and systems for medical applications. At the meetings, the division discusses the latest trends and the development of joint statements, e.g. on new approval procedures or planned standardization.

Taking part in the Focus Group meetings is free of charge for IVAM members. Non-members are charged 100,- Euros (plus VAT) per meeting to cover expenses.

Please send an email to medical@ivam.de to register. Participation is limited.

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Program 13th Meeting IVAM Focus Group Medical

Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Location: Comelec S.A., Rue de la Paix 129, 2301 La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH
Arrival of the Participants
Initial Welcoming and Introduction
Keynote: Trends in electronically active implants – Impact to value chain and risk assessment
Erik Jung
Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration (IZM), Berlin, DE
Guided Tour at Comelec S.A.
Location: Restaurant Citérama, Espacité 1, 2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH
Community Dinner (on self-cost basis)
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Location: Comelec S.A., Rue de la Paix 129, 2301 La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH
Welcome & Introduction
Fanny Dorta, Business Development Manager
Comelec S.A., La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH
Marian Lancki, Focus Group Leader
IVAM e.V., Berlin, DE
Development of Implants
Benoit Studlé
Statice Innovation, Besançon, FR
Circuits for Implants
Jason Deane, VP of Technology
Optiprint AG, Berneck, CH
Pascal Oberson, CSO Sales Manager
Optiprint AG, Berneck, CH
Short Coffee Break
Contract Manufacturer Implantable Medical Devices
Adrian Stalder, Sales Engineer Module
Microdul AG, Zürich, CH
Hermetic and Non-Hermetic Packaging of Implants
Dr. Fabian Kohler
CorTec GmbH, Freiburg, DE
Biocompatible Encapsulation of Implants
Florian Bourgeois, R&D Project Manager
Comelec S.A., Le Chaux-de-Fonds, CH
Business Lunch
End of the Event