Conference Day 1

Conference Programme - Wednesday 25 September 2019

Conference Programme - Wednesday 25 September 2019

TIME AGENDA
08.45 - 09.45 Breakfast Briefing, presented by Raumedic
Silicone stoppers in syringe application - a beneficial solution
10.00 - 10.15 Opening Address
JP Gilmartin, Deputy President, Galway Chamber Biography
10.15 - 10.45 Prototype to Production with Metal 3D Printing - Reducing Development Time & Costs
Ben Davison, Sales Engineer, Precipart Biography
10.45 - 11.15 An In-depth Insight Into Supply Chain Qualification For Multinational Procurement
Padraic Conway, Sourcing Consultant, Conway Sourcing and Supply Chain Solutions Ltd Biography
11.15 - 11.45 Nickel-free superelastic alloys to alleviate concerns with nickel allergies in long-term implants; Absorbable alloys that provide temporary structural support before harmlessly dissolving in the body; Grooved wire to add increased functionality to next-gen devices
Drew Forbes, R&D Engineer, Fort Wayne Metals, USA Biography
11.45 - 12.15 Utilising IEC 62366 Usability Engineering standard to understand and optimize how users interact with medical devices
Ronan Benson, Senior Industrial Designer, Synecco Biography
12.15 - 12.45 R & D Tax Credits
Terri Treacy, Director and Sinéad Kilcline, Director, Tax, KPMG Ireland
Biography for Terri Biography for Sinéad
12.45 - 13.15 Practical approaches to innovation in pre-market studies
Anne O'Donnell, Director of Microbiology, Complete Laboratory Solutions (CLS) and CLS MedPharma Biography
13.15 - 14.00 Networking Lunch Break
14.00 - 16.00 Women in MedTech Forum
Chaired by Fiona Neary, Commercial Director, BioExel and Innovation Operations Manager, NUI Galway
See Women in MedTech programme
See Conference Programme for Thursday