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Sustainable Design and Manufacture for Medical Devices

Sustainability in medical technology, as in all industries, is increasingly no longer an option. It’s not a question of “if” – it’s a question of “how”. This free webinar will give you a high level of understanding of what sustainability options exist, what the benefits are and what drives them.

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Overview

Sustainability in medical technology, as in all industries, is increasingly no longer an option. It’s not a question of “if” – it’s a question of “how”.  This webinar will give you a high level understanding of what sustainability options exist, what the benefits are and what drives them. 

Who should attend

Medical industry leaders, sustainability leaders, product owners, manufacturing managers and design heads, business development managers and anyone interested in sustainable design and manufacture.

Why you should attend

Downloading this free webinar will introduce you to the concepts and provide a good foundation for the following more detailed and focused one day workshop, which will help you identify opportunities for sustainable manufacture that turn the requirement for more sustainability into an opportunity for growth.

What to find out more?

Download our Free Insights Report into Sustainability in the Medical Devices Industry here.

To get a more in depth understanding, find out how to choose which approach will work for your company and how to implement these fundamental changes, attend our one day seminar on this topic.  Click here for more detail and to register. 

Programme

Sustainable Design and Manufacture for Medical Devices

  • Introduction to sustainable design and manufacture – where it fits in
  • Why it matters – drivers for change and market expectations. What are the priorities (CO2 / waste / energy / water)?
  • Current state of the art and who is doing what
  • Options for improvements – what can be learned from other medical products and other industries
  • Standards, frameworks and regulatory support
  • Conclusions – what needs to happen, how to start and what needs to be done to support it
  • Q & A session

 

Presenter

Cormac O'Prey (More...)

Cormac O'Prey is Principal and Director in the Kestrel Consultancy Group.

He has experience in effective Business Development, Project Management and Product Development, with proven innovation capability. As part of the Kestrel Consultancy Group Ltd., he works on technology and product development projects with a range of UK-based and multi-national client companies.

In his role as a BSi BS8887 committee member and project lead on the sustainable medical devices subcommittee, he contributes to steering international standards and best practice on design for manufacture, assembly, disassembly and end of life - vital for developing our capacity to respond to the demands of circular / spiral economy and optimise our resources in an increasingly unstable world!

His specialist capabilities include: Development of strategic partnerships with multiple international organisations including customers, manufacturers, users, financiers, and regulatory bodies; Product development in diverse industrial sectors including Smart Grid and Smart Metering, Medical Devices, Industrial, Consumer and other industries including project management, risk analysis, technical review, etc.

He has a special interest in technology transfer and innovation with a focus on sustainable design and manufacture, and lectures at ARU Cambridge in Global Busines Environment and International Strategy, and Engineering Design.


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Previous customers include...

  • 27
  • 42 Technology
  • 42 Technology Ltd
  • Almirall Hermal
  • APTAR
  • Aptar Pharma
  • Association of Medical Device Reprocessors
  • Bespak
  • Biomet UK Ltd
  • Cambridge Consultants
  • Chiesi Farmaceutici
  • Curium Pharma
  • GBUK Limited
  • Glenmark Pharma
  • Healthcare at Home Ltd
  • Institut Straumann
  • Medical Writing
  • National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA)
  • Novocure
  • Ovelle Ltd
  • Renfrew Group
  • Renishaw
  • Renishaw Neuro Solutions Ltd.
  • TCS
  • Thorogood Publishing
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of Leicester
  • Veryan Medical
  • Veryan Medical Ltd.
  • Viapath

Yes, my expectations were met. I hoped to get an insight on the sustainability of medical device

Ifesinachi Onyekaba, Research and Development Specialist, MEDTRON AG, Jan 22

just positive comments: very clear and professional

Marco Franza, Sales & Key Account Director, Plastiape SpA, Jan 22

Very clear and straight to the point

Stefani Aleksandrova, Regulatory Affairs, Olympus, Jan 22