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6 - 7 December 2016
Sofitel Berlin Kurfurstendamm Hotel,
Berlin

Ensure optimal strategies for medical device biocompatibility testing and evaluations through crucial ISO 10993 updates and expert feedback

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Implementation strategies and guidance across all aspects of biocompatibility testing and evaluations

Latest ISO 10993 revisions and new FDA guidance updates for compliant biocompatibility strategies
  • How can the TTC approach be practically applied to everyday work?
  • The chemical characterisation risk assessment approach - how are companies applying this?
  • French authorities' objections against EN ISO 10993-7 and concerns for EO residues in devices for newborn and paediatric use - what are the implications?
  • ISO/TR 10993-22 and expectations for nanomaterials - what is the latest status?
Direct access to the FDA, Notified Body and industry representatives
  • TÜV SÜD provide practical advice on biocompatibility submissions 
  • Understand the power of material characterisation for biological evaluation of medical device wearables - insight from UL MDT
  • Direct updates from ISO/TC 194 including an overview of DIS 18562 Biocompatibility evaluation of breathing gas pathways in healthcare applications (parts 1-4)
  • Geistlich Pharma AG provide an update on the key impacts of the European Medical Device Regulations (MDR) on biocompatibility testing
Networking and knowledge exchange with your peers
  • Get your questions answered with our interactive sessions:
    • Extended Evening Session: Country-Specific Global Requirements Round Tables including Japan, China and South Korea
    • Notified Bodies Problem Solving Session: Practical advice on biocompatibility submissions

    • Flash case studies on applying the chemical characterisation risk assessment approach

    • Interactive Panel Discussion on sharing experiences with the TTC approach 

  • Also join a shared plenary session and hear from a Patient Inventor & Advocate with our co-located meeting: Drug Device Combination Products - visit the website

Bringing together biocompatibility experts for focused networking

35+
Medical Device Companies
60+
Biocompatibility Professionals
8+
Hours of Networking

Meet, benchmark and be inspired by the industry's leading experts

Who Can You Expect to Meet?

Senior Director/Director/Head of/Manager/Associate

  • Biocompatibility
  • QA / Quality Assurance
  • RA / Regulatory Affairs
  • Toxicologist
  • R&D / R&D Engineer
  • Materials Specialist / Material Characterization / Material Expert
  • Product Safety
Additional Learning Opportunities

Pre-Conference Focus Day

Essential Key Updates on the European Medical Device Regulations

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Post-Conference Workshop

Risk Management Strategies for Biocompatibility Testing and Evaluations

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Enhanced Networking

Evening Drinks Reception

  • Grab a drink and join your peers for an evening of socialising.

2 Conferences in 1 Location

  • The meeting will be co-located with our Drug Device Combination Products conference, providing enhanced networking opportunities and a platform for cross-functional discussion.

The meeting place for the biocompatibility industry

Venue

Sofitel Berlin Kurfürstendamm, Augsburger Straße 41, 10789, Berlin, Germany. 

Phone: +49 30 8009990

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