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Immerse Yourself in Medtech Innovation

Upgrade your Medical Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis experience with an MD&M Conference ticket.

The expertly curated three-track conference will feature immersive tracks spanning R&D, product development, and quality manufacturing. The two-day educational event brings together medical manufacturers, industry experts, thought leaders, and academics to solve challenges in medical technology, including digital health, cardio device manufacturing, and more.


Last Year's Speaker Roster:

Jaqueline Anim
Principal Material Engineer, Ethicon & OneMD (JNJ)

Mike Bravo
Director, Preclinical Strategy, NAMSA

Pete Madson
Vice President/Partner, Worrell China

Carlos Melendez
Co-Founder and COO, Wovenware

Paul Robinson
Vice President Operations, QSCS

Steven Schmidt
Founder & CEO, Resolution Medical

Scott Sully
Director, Corporate Molding/Tooling, Terumo Cardiovascular Systems

Mark Swanson
President, H&M Consulting Group

Matthew Therrien
Business Development Manager – Medical, RJG, Inc.

Mark Wehde
Section Head, Technology Development, Division of Engineering, Mayo Clinic

Jim Wetzel
Interim-CEO, Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII)

Rob Zenk
Manager, Risk Management, Abbott

MD&M Conference Tracks

This conference offers targeted information for engineers conceptualizing, designing, and manufacturing next-generation medical devices. They'll come away with solutions to problems they face in their jobs every day, along with inspiration to spur future innovations. MD&M offers three distinct conference tracks:

Track A: Research & Development

The R&D track offers a snapshot of the hottest emerging technologies poised to disrupt medical device innovation, as well as practical tips to help them address market needs and ensure ROI for their R&D efforts.

Track B: Product Development

The product development track helps attendees brush up on current best practices in user-centered design, provide practical tips for effectively managing product development teams, and ensure they’re up-to-date on the latest design requirements.

Track C: Quality & Manufacturing

The manufacturing track gives attendees the information they need to address quality issues, and equipment and process challenges. They'll also learn how to scale up and slim down operations, and hear about the latest smart manufacturing technologies that can move the medtech needle.

Free Education on the Expo Floor

Medtech Central

This is a theater-style educational hub offering panels, presentations, demos, and solutions.

Engineering HQ

See demonstrations, case studies, panels, and presentations on new advances in robotics, industrial automation, IoT, electronics, 3D printing, packaging, and more.

Tech Theater

Watch today's most innovative exhibitors as they showcase their latest technologies in a classroom format. Ask questions, get answers, and explore solutions for your projects.

Need to Justify Your Attendance?

You understand the conference benefits. You know expanding your knowledge and seeing the latest tech is essential. But if you need to convince management, we can help.

Use our Justification Kit to convince your boss that sending you to MD&M Minneapolis conference is worth the investment. We can also help you track the sessions you attend and the exhibitors you meet.

Conference Hours:

Wednesday, October 23
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 24
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.