Med-Tech Innovation Expo offers insight and intelligence to the medtech sector, bringing business, manufacturing and innovation under the same roof
Med-Tech Innovation Expo is the UK and Ireland’s leading event for medical device design and manufacturing technology. A host of new features, great content, discussion panels, and amazing exhibits will be the catalyst for the UK medtech market coming together on April 1-2, at Birmingham’s NEC.
This free-to-attend, annual event offers a unique platform for attendees to meet with peers, designers, engineers, innovators and manufacturers from the medtech sector.
A key element at Med-Tech Innovation Expo every year is the conference, which is held across three stages, that highlight the latest developments in medtech, medical plastics, digital health tech and pharmaceutical manufacturing technologies.
Med-Tech Innovation Conference curated by Medilink UK
The CPD-certified programme offers high-level thought leadership from the sector’s biggest names. Presentations on this stage will explore regulatory and market access challenges and opportunities, as well as future insights from policymakers and influencers.
HealthTech Stage sponsored by Hessen Trade & Invest
CPD-certified presentations focused on finished medical devices from conception, through to development, and commercialisation. Expert OEMs will examine the R&D and clinical trial processes, regulatory hurdles, testing, and material compliance behind these products.
An opportunity to see the best engineering tech from exhibitors across the show floor in a rapid-fire format. These short, dynamic sessions give visitors a chance to learn about the technology without finding themselves on the receiving end of a sales pitch.
Medilink UK Pavilion
The ever-popular Medilink UK Pavilion will return to host a new group of member businesses, each with their own exhibition pods. Medilink UK is a national health technology business supporting organisations with increasing the viability of manufacturers, service providers, designers, OEMs and suppliers of medical technology.
The GTMA Pavilion will feature a host of member businesses exhibiting alongside the GTMA team. The UK-based trade association helps to represent leading companies in precision engineering, rapid product development, toolmaking, tooling technologies & metrology.
Mediplas Pavilion sponsored by Medical Plastics News
The highly specialised area of manufacturing plastic parts for the medical industry is a fast-growing sector, and the Mediplas Pavilion will focus the spotlight on the essential aspects of medical device manufacturing that are unique to the sector. This area will be the focal point for engineers seeking solutions to their design and manufacturing problems. Covering all areas of the medical plastics supply chain including design and prototyping, cleanroom machinery and equipment, process control, contract manufacturing, assembly, testing and regulations, the Mediplas Pavilion will highlight the developments in this developing sector.
Start Up Zone – sponsored by NIHR
Expanded for 2020, this exciting zone will be a hive of innovation and new technology. It will enable start-ups, research projects, non-profits and small businesses to bring their services to the market in the most cost-effective way possible.
PITCH @ Med-Tech Innovation Expo in association with NIHR, SBRI Healthcare and NHS England and NHS Improvement
PITCH is a new competition at Med-Tech Innovation Expo, that will bring together the leading early-stage medtech start-ups for live on-stage accelerator-style pitching. Companies will give a 10-minute presentation to distinguished judges and influential media in the battle to be crowned the winner.
Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards in association with Med-Tech Innovation
The prestigious Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards in association with Med-Tech Innovation comprises five national Medilink UK awards and five Med-Tech Innovation awards. Winners will be announced during a night of celebration on 1st April, with 300 professionals recognising outstanding business achievements, international successes and innovative breakthroughs in the sector.