ADVAMED Association News

7th Annual Advertising and Promotion of Medical Devices Conference

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 24, 2016

Nov. 10-11 | Washington, D.C.
From products to consumers to regulation and new media -- we're gathering industry practitioners to take a deep dive on the opportunities and challenges of product advertising. This annual conference will teach you how to communicate your value without overstepping legal and regulatory boundaries. FDA staff (invited), medical technology company leaders, legal experts and public affairs professionals will lead discussions. Learn more.

510(K) Submissions Workshop

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 24, 2016

Oct. 31-Nov. 1 | Washington, D.C.
FDA (invited) and industry experts are coming together to teach you the basics of 510(k) submissions. You'll learn the FDA's updates to the 510(k) process, considerations for determining a product's regulatory route to market, factors to consider when planning and assembling a 510(k) submission, and tips and hints on interacting with the FDA during the 510(k) review process. Learn more.

Join the AdvaMed-MTLI LinkedIn group or follow them on Twitter!

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2016

Build close relationships with member companies, both small and large, and receive an intimate understanding of the key issues affecting innovation, access and the bottom line. Interact in discussions that leverage the leadership and expertise of the medical technology industry. This social group is full of key stakeholders, influencers and industry thought leaders as well as regulatory and policy experts from the FDA and CMS. Aside from practical learning opportunities, this LinkedIn group provides the premier opportunity to network with key players from virtually every aspect of the industry. Link to the AdvaMed MTLI LinkedIn group page.  Link to the AdvaMed MTLI Twitter account.

Cybersecurity Summit

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2016

Nov. 29 | Washington, D.C.
Bringing together the FDA and experts from across the health care industry, this summit will provide you with an in-depth and timely look at the state of medical device cybersecurity. Over the course of this one-day event, you'll participate in a mock breach and have the opportunity to observe how seasoned experts handle the issue. You'll walk away with a better understanding of how industry leaders work to secure their devices and manage cybersecurity risks, as well as the legal, public relations and other impacts of a cybersecurity incident. Learn more.

3D Medical Technology: Understanding the Legal and Regulatory Challenges, Opportunities and Strategies

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 20, 2016

Oct. 25 | Silicon Valley
Join us for a half-day event in Silicon Valley where we'll be discussing 3D technology and its impact across the medical device industry. We'll be joined by experts from industry and Kaye Scholer and will discuss where the technology is today, where it looks to be going, and how it will transform the industry. We'll also cover the full range of new legal issues associated with and raised by this technology. Learn more.

FDA Submissions Strategy Workshop

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 20, 2016

Oct. 26-27 | Washington, D.C.
Effective navigation of the FDA application process requires an approach that is both thoughtful and strategic. This workshop is designed to prepare you for the development and execution of effective submission strategies for your Investigation Device Exemptions (IDEs), Premarket Approvals (PMAs), Humanitarian Device Exemptions (HDEs) and Premarket Notifications (510(k)s). Learn more.

IDE Submissions Workshop

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 18, 2016

Nov. 2 | Washington, D.C.
During this interactive workshop, FDA staff (invited) and industry experts will lead you through the regulatory and practical guidelines governing when an investigational device exemption (IDE) is required. You'll learn how to make the best use of pre-submission meetings, components of a successful IDE submission, common errors and deficiencies in an IDE application, and more. Learn more.

PMA Submissions Workshop

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Oct 18, 2016

Nov. 3-4 | Washington, D.C.
Completing the MTLI set of interactive submissions workshops, senior industry experts and FDA staff (invited) will lead you through the strategic considerations and practical steps of filing a premarket approval. You'll learn tips for developing your submission strategy, best practices to help prepare for an inspection and more. Learn more.

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