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Medical Technology Ireland 2021 is back at Galway Racecourse, Ballybrit!

Friday 15th October 2021

Medical Technology Ireland is back next week on 20-21 October 2021 at Galway Racecourse. The Exhibition will feature over 90 global exhibitors, including representation from over 25 US suppliers, and a free two-day Conference. This year Medical Technology Ireland is structuring a section on Connected Health, covering topics, including: - An introduction to Digital and Connected Health Clusters - Considerations for success when adding Connectivity to Medical Devices - How to develop reliable globally connected Home Patient Device Solutions through IOT All topics are supporting efforts to increase patient access to innovative medical technologies. Check out the full Conference Programme at The Exhibition will showcase leading specialists from all tiers of the medical device manufacturing supply chain, including Accumold, American Preclinical Services and Swanson Erie Corporation…

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Medical Technology Ireland returns to Galway Racecourse on 20-21 October 2021

Monday 11th October 2021

Medical Technology Ireland returns to Galway Racecourse 1st Choice Events is delighted to announce that Medical Technology Ireland is back next month on 20-21 October 2021 at Galway Racecourse. The Exhibition and Conference, taking place in the Killanin Stand, features over 80 exhibitors and a two-day Conference. The Exhibition will showcase leading specialists from all tiers of the medical device manufacturing supply chain, including Accumold, American Preclinical Services and Swanson Erie Corporation from the US; Koch Pac-Systeme GmbH from Germany and Creganna Medical/TE from Galway. New exhibitors joining us for the first time from Ireland include Shannon Coiled Springs, Tekniplex Healthcare, Prodieco and M&M Qualtech. The Event will also offer a fantastic opportunity to meet face-to-face again after two years and network…

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Free Webinar - Innovations in Medical Device Adhesives

Wednesday 11th August 2021
Helen Lawrence

Innovations in Medical Device Adhesives, sponsored by Henkel Wednesday 8 September 2021, 14:30 - 16:00 (BST) | 15:30 - 17:00 (CEST) Register now free AGENDA Chairman: Tom Burke, Managing Director, Harpe Technologies Ireland Ltd See biography Tailoring adhesives' properties with nano-additives and adhesion with Plasma and UV Prof. Alojz Ivankovic, Professor of Mechanics of Materials, University College Dublin (Centre of Adhesion and Adhesives) Solutions for Medical Device Assembly & Solutions for Medical Electronic Devices Low Pressure Molding for Medical Devices & Solutions for Medical Wearable Devices Dr. Hermann Handwerker, Henkel Adhesive Technologies, Global Technical Customer Service, Segment Medical, Henkel AG & Co KGaA & Felix Debor, Henkel Adhesive Technologies, Regional Technical Customer Service, Segment Medical, Henkel AG & Co KGaA Register now free

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XL Precision Technologies and MER-Europe invite medical device industry to Laser Technology Webinar

Wednesday 14th April 2021
Helen Lawrence

XL Precision Technologies (XL-PT) is using online webinars to reach out to the medical device manufacturing marketplace since physical exhibitions are not running due to the global pandemic. In partnership with MER-Europe, XL-PT ran a very successful webinar during February 2021 on micro machining. The next (free) webinar will take place on Wednesday 28 April at 13:00 (UK time)/14:00 (CEST) to focus on laser technology specifically. XL-PT has a long history of implementing laser welding, laser cutting of fine tubes and flat material and laser etching of components, as well as having invested in 3D printing to make accurate prototypes using lasers and stainless steel powder. The webinar takes places using Zoom and a recording is available afterwards to registered…

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Webinar - Innovations in Medical Plastics

Thursday 4th March 2021
Helen Lawrence

Innovations in Medical Plastics Webinar, sponsored by Raumedic Wednesday 24 March 2021 10.00 - 11.30 (GMT), 11.00 - 12.30 (CET) Register free now AGENDA Chairman: John Power, Business Consultant, Link14all Limited Innovations in Medical Plastics Declan Devine, Director, Materials Research Institute, Athlone Institute of Technology Embedding sensors in medical devices utilising 3D printing Dr Ramesh Raghavendra, SEAM Centre Director & Founder of 3DWIT, South Eastern Applied Materials (SEAM) Research Centre, Applied Technology Building Waterford Institute of Technology How lubricious polymers succeed in enhancing medical devices Dr. Daniela Pirner, Material Manager - Chemistry Department, Raumedic AG Simone Marquardt, Key Account Manager Silicone, Raumedic AG The Use of Supercritical Fluid Processing Technology for Innovative Medical Plastics and Processes Professor Austin Coffey, Convergent Technologies Research Group, Waterford Institute of Technology Dr Siobhán…

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SteriPack Acquires Award-Winning Medical Device Design Company

Monday 22nd February 2021

Steripack, the global contract manufacturinhttps://steripackgroup.com/g service provider to the medical device, diagnostic and pharmaceuticalindustries, has acquired USA based HS Design Inc. (HSD). HSD is an ISO 13485 certified product development company specializing in advancing the future of healthcare through design. "Looking forward, HSD will enhance SteriPack's team to include an agile organization focused on creative problem solving and design with strong technical expertise," said Andrew McLean, CEO of Steripack "Additionally, this acquisition further expands our operations in the United States. We will now have the ability to provide a full suite of product lifecycle services, commencing with new ideas all the way through to manufacturing and commercialization." Together, SteriPack and HSD will provide flexible and responsive design, development and contract…

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