December 6-7, 2017 San Jose Convention CenterSan Jose, CA


Expand Your Expertise at Silicon Valley's Leading Medtech Conference

BIOMEDevice San Jose is back with an updated program, delivering 20+ hours of expert-led education on product development and R&D you can't find anywhere else in the region. Join your fellow medtech professionals to learn the latest strategies and techniques for turning concepts into competitive products. With industry-leading speakers and a range of engaging formats, this comprehensive program gives you the knowledge that can advance your career and inspire your next medtech breakthrough.

Featured Speakers

Conference Tracks and Session Topics

Day 1:
Learn how to cultivate an environment in which innovation can take root. Whether you’re at a startup on a tight budget or a big company tangled in bureaucracy, you'll come away with strategies to stoke your product development team's creative fire and spark your organization's next big idea.

Day 2:
The medical technology industry has a notoriously long product development cycle, but does it really have to be that way? Learn the strategies to help speed your concept to market and leap ahead of the competition.

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Day 1:
Medical technology companies task their R&D teams with keeping the organization on the cutting edge in an ever-evolving technology landscape. In these sessions, R&D engineers will get a first-hand look at emerging technologies, and explore strategies for translating them into groundbreaking medtech products.

Day 2:
Design engineers working on medical devices don’t operate in a vacuum. They have to consider stakeholders ranging from clinicians and patients to payers and caregivers. In these sessions, design engineers will learn how to adapt time-honored design principles for a rapidly changing healthcare landscape.

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3D Printing
AR & VR in Medtech
Artificial Intelligence
Clinical Trials
Cost-Cutting Strategies
Cyber Security
Design Thinking
Digital health
IVD Technologies
Market Adoption
Medical Sensors
Mitigating Risk
Opportunity Assessment
Rapid Prototyping
Regulatory Requirements
Scaling up
Software Licensing
Surgical Robots
Technology monitoring
Voice UI
Why New Products Fail
Workflow Management

2017 Agenda at a Glance

Day One — Wednesday, December 6
8:00 a.m.Registration and Refreshments
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Track A — Product Development: Nurturing an Ecosystem for Innovation
Track B — R&D: Finding and Adopting New Technology
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.Refreshment Break
11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.Networking Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.Innovation Tour: Sensors
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Refreshment Break
Day Two — Thursday, December 8
8:00 a.m.Registration and Refreshments
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Track A – Product Development: Winning the Race to Market
Track B – R&D: Disruptive Design
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.Refreshment Break
11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.Networking Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.Innovation Tour: Medtech Product Development Tools
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Refreshment Break

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Session Formats

Technical Sessions

Curated topics ensure you receive the breadth and depth of training needed to understand the core competencies and advancements in your field.

Case Studies

Industry leaders discuss strategies, products, or business models to give you tips and use-case examples from existing or soon-to-hit-the-market technologies.


An expert moderator guides a discussion with various industry experts, giving you rich insights through a range of diverse perspectives.


A one-hour guided tour of the show floor, focusing on a key theme at the forefront of the industry and highlighting cutting-edge technologies.

Bonus! Access Hours of Networking & Expo Events

The insights don't stop when the conference sessions end. Your pass also gives you full access to the expo, including hourly Center Stage presentations, new speed networking events, and Tech Theater sessions showcasing products and services from leading companies — plus access to leading suppliers, prize giveaways, and more.

Conference Hours

Wednesday, December 6
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, December 7
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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