The first webinar, scheduled Nov. 15, will focus on dealing with FDA in the face of ever-changing compliance requirements.
UBM Canon, MD&DI, MPMN, Qmed, Plastics Today, Packaging Digest, PMPN,and Design News and are proud to kick-off their "MedTech Trends in 2013" Webcast Series. The first in the series, sponsored by Epicor & MDI Consultants, will focus specifically on Dealing with FDA in a Changing Compliance Landscape and will offer an in-depth analysis and discussion from experts in the industry.
It's no secret that FDA is forever changing. In June, CDRH enforcement director Bill McFarland told FDLI that the agency would take new initiatives to place greater emphasis on quality operations and on compliance during quality system inspections. How can medical device manufacturers meet this evolving need through compliance activities?
This Webcast will feature presentations by Christine Hansen, Manager, Product Marketing, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management at Epicor; and Alan Schwartz, Executive Vice President, MDI Consultants. The Webcast concludes with a live Q&A session moderated by Heather Thompson, Editor-in-Chief of MD&DI, UBM Canon's leading brand providing the medical device industry with the latest news, information, and in-depth analysis.
This installment of the series will take place on Thursday, November 15th at 2:00 p.m. ET (1:00 p.m. CT, 11:00 a.m. PT). The event will be archived for one year on the website. Register only once, and have access to each webcast for all of 2013.
The "MedTech Trends in 2013" Webcast series will explore trends and cutting-edge enabling technologies potentially affecting industry professionals' upcoming projects and next-generation devices. The series will include topic based channels including: regulatory, wireless, software, filtration, materials and coatings, implantables, orthopedics, cardio, packaging, and combination products. Resources and educational materials will also be available for download and users only need to create a login once to sign in and revisit on-demand webcasts and resources anytime they choose. The series will begin on November 15, 2012 and will continue throughout 2013.
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UBM Canon, the leading B-to-B media company dedicated exclusively to the global $3.0 trillion advanced manufacturing sector, helps support the flow of information, commerce and innovation in such sophisticated segments as medical devices and pharmaceutical development. UBM Canon also addresses cutting-edge developments in broader areas of advanced engineering design and manufacturing, and manufacturing processes and packaging. UBM Canon is part of UBM (UBM.L) a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.