Software for Medical Devices Europe

2016 Featured Speakers

Shoebar Associates
Brian Shoemaker
Principal Consultant
Shoebar Associates
Lean-Agile Partners
Nancy Van Schooenderwoert
President and Managing Partner
Lean-Agile Partners
MHRA
Joe Hagan-Brown
Regulatory Affairs Specialist (Devices)
MHRA
Siemens Healthcare GmbH
Georg Heidenreich
Director of Healthcare IT Standards
Siemens Healthcare GmbH
Miracor Medical Systems
Martin Haidacher
Project Manager Software Development and Data Analysis
Miracor Medical Systems
Quantum MDx
Jonathan Salmon
Manager of Research
Quantum MDx
Medtronic
Hagai Livni
Manager of Software Validation
Medtronic
Philips Healthcare
Holger Mikolon
Senior Software Architect
Philips Healthcare
Roche Diagnostics
Urs Suter
Usability Engineer
Roche Diagnostics
Novartis
Andrew Smart
Human Factors Engineer
Novartis
Drägerwerk AG & Co
Bob Hunt
Senior Program Manager
Drägerwerk AG & Co
NayaMed
Olivier Blandin
Head of Operations
NayaMed
Coviden
Rostyslav Dorozh
Software Quality Assurance
Coviden
Philips Healthcare
Sven Grand
Software Quality
Philips Healthcare
GE Healthcare
Holger Most
Regulatory Affairs Leader
GE Healthcare
Radius
Heidi Manijeh Mehrzad
Principal Human Factors Specialist
Radius
Systelab Technologies
Celestina Bianco
Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs Director
Systelab Technologies
Systelab Technologies
Albert Ferre
Project Manager of Software Development
Systelab Technologies
Argos Multilingual
Wojciech Froelich
CTO
Argos Multilingual
ITK Engineering
Michael Schwarz
Software Designer
ITK Engineering
Synopsys
Chris Clark
Principal Security Engineer – Critical Systems
Synopsys
Arxan Technologies
Sam Rehman
Chief Technology Officer
Arxan Technologies
TWi
Brian O’Neill
Chief Operations Officer
TWi
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Lucas von Stockhausen
Regional Product Manager Application Security
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Are you struggling to find the right balance between complying with regulations and fostering progress in the development of medical device software?

The medical device industry is constantly changing and evolving, especially in recent years with adjustments to regulations and the implementation of new standards. 

With representatives from the BIGGEST and most innovative medical device companies in the world, as well as major regulatory bodies, at the 6th Annual Software Design for Medical Devices Europe conference will provide you with answers to all your technical and regulatory questions.

Join us to discuss the hottest topics in the industry:

  • Overcoming your regulatory challenges - with a keynote address from the MHRA on the new EU medical device regulation proposal
  • Driving innovation in production development while maintaining regulatory compliance - with case studies from Philips and GE Healthcare 
  • Effectively implementing agile development methodologies - with hands-on training from a certified Agile Coach
  • Maintaining compliance in a changing regulatory landscape  – with insight from Siemens Healthcare
  • Applying Human Factors and Usability methodologies to minimize use-related hazards and optimize device design – with help from Roche Diagnostics 

Now in its 6th year running, SDMD Europe has proved itself as the leader in the field. 2016’s event will continue to serve as a platform to exchange best practices, ideas and help drive innovative solutions for medical devices 

What's new in 2016?

  • Innovation Sharing  – Get inspired to innovate by hearing exclusive real life case studies from companies like Miracor Medical, who took an idea from a prototype to a highly successful product
  • Interactive Troubleshooting– Do you have a pressing question you want answered? In this session you will have the opportunity to ask experts from Drägerwerk, GE Healthcare, Philips Healthcare and more!
  • A Regulator’s Perspective  – Learn the latest in regulation evolution from the MHRA 
  • Mob Programming: The Next Leap Forward in Agile Development – Uncover the unexpected benefits of having a whole team working on the same thing, and the same time, on the same computer, with training from Lean Agile Partners 
  • Implementing Human Factors into the Development Cycle – Learn how to maximize usability through Human Factor methodologies with insight from Roche Diagnostics and Novartis 
  • Connect with Peers – and Competitors! – Meet and share ideas with the biggest names in medical device software, as well as the industry’s newest innovators 

Whether you are from a QA/RA or technical background, you will find value in the many discussions, talks and case study sessions. 

For all things medical software, SDMD Europe 2016 is the only option!


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