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June 14, 2022

MDI Expo 2022 is packed with professional content; great keynote speakers, and 3 professional tracks:

  • Quality & Regulation

  • Digital Healthcare

  • Design Practices

Note: The Majority of presentations will be given in Hebrew

Professional tracks presentations will start after a general assembly session.


Event agenda - General

08:00 - 09:00

Breakfast, Exhibit Viewing

09:00 - 10:40

General Assembly - Keynote Speakers

10:40 - 11:20

Break, Exhibition Visit

11:20 - 13:00

Professional Tracks - Part 1 (Quality & Regulation, Digital Healthcare, Design Practices)

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch, Exhibit Viewing

14:00 - 15:20

Professional Tracks - Part 2 (Quality & Regulation, Digital Healthcare, Design Practices)

15:20 - 16:30

Happy Hour, Summary, Lucky Draws


Keynote Speakers (General Assembly)
(click here for detailed track agenda)

09:00 - 09:20

Welcome Notes
Shuka Zernovizky

Founder, MDI

09:20 - 9:40

Opening Keynote
Prof. Ronni Gamzu

CEO, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

09:40 - 10:00

Health Care 2030: The Coming Transformation
Prof. Eyal Zimlichman

Chief Innovation & Transformation Officer, Sheba Medical Center

10:00 - 10:20

Challenges and Opportunities That Will Come Up In the Next Decade in the Life Science Industry
Eyal Lifschitz

Co-founder & Managing General Partner, Peregrine VC

10:20 - 10:40

Human Capital - The Missing Link in the Creation of a Growing Medical Locomotive - on the Challenges and Solutions
Ziv Mandl
CEO, Matrix R&D Services and Offshore, Co - CEO, John Bryce

Quality & Regulation Track
(click here for detailed track agenda)

Sponsored by: 

Marina Lebel, VP Medical Device, Gsap


11:20 - 11:40

IVDR EU – In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation in the EU
Dr. Tami Siniaver
Quality and Regulatory Project Manager, Gsap

11:40 - 12:00

Current FDA Premarket Trends and Timeline
Michael Kasser
Director of Regulatory Sciences, Hogan Lovells

12:00 - 12:20

Regulatory Technology - Introduction to Regulatory Management System and Software

Yoav Madai

Business Development Manager, Arazy Group

12:20 - 12:40

Supplier Management in the New World
Yaron Ziv
Presale Manager, DOT Compliance

12:40 - 13:00

How to Start a Project With a Lab on the Right Foot

Nikitin Anthony
Medical Device Compliance Team Leader, Carmel Laboratories

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch, Exhibit Viewing

14:00 - 14:20

Regulatory Spotlight on Cybersecurity- Are You Ready?

Shlomit Cymbalista
Head of Regulations, Sternum

14:20 - 14:40

MeMed’s Journey: Impacting Patients’ Lives by Transforming an Idea Into a Cleared FDA Product

Efrat Hartog-David, Ph.D
VP of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance, MeMed Diagnostics

14:40 - 15:00

Blueprint For IEC 60601-1 Edition 4 Standard

Steli Loznen, M.Sc., IEEE-SM
Vice President For Technical Activities, IEEE-PSES

15:00 - 15:20

FDA’s Breakthrough Device Designation Program

Shay Levav
VP Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs and Clinical, IceCure Medical

Digital Healthcare Track
(click here for detailed track agenda)

Sponsored by:

Dr. Dan J. Gelvan, CEO, t-syte Venture Lab

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11:20 - 11:40

Digital Medical & Healthcare Software Development - The Future Should be the Present
Moshe Klaiman
CEO, Matrix Medika

11:40 - 12:00

11 Points to Think About Before Starting a Startup
Ohad Yaniv
Head of BizTEC Entrepreneurship Program, Technion

12:00 - 12:20

Navigating the CE Marking Requirements For Digital Health Products Under the MDR and IVDR
Fabien Roy
Partner, Hogan Lovells

12:20 - 12:40

Medical Device Software and SaMD: Best Practices for Meeting Regulatory Requirements
Yael Himmel-Shlomo

Director or Regulatory Affairs, RS-NESS LTD – Solution For Life Science Companies

12:40 - 13:00

How to Successfully Launch a Digital Medical Product Globally?
Batia Epstein-Buchnick
CEO, Q-Lingua Translation & Content Services

13:00 - 13:15

The Computer Will See You Now – AI and Legal Challenges
Adv Tamar Tavory

Special Counsel, Digital Health, Yigal Arnon & Co.

13:15 - 14:00

Lunch, Exhibit Viewing

14:00 - 14:20

Trends in Early-stage Digital Health Development
Eitan Kyiet
CEO, Road2

14:20 - 14:40

VR Medical Education: Advantages and Opportunities
Dmitrii Grand

International Sales Manager, MEDVR

14:40 - 15:00

Changing Trends in Digital Health - Transitioning to Virtual First

Dr. Dan J. Gelvan

CEO, t-syte Venture Lab

15:00 - 15:20

Delivering Data-driven Personalized Healthcare: Lessons Learned From the Past and Implications For the Future
Yves Nordmann, M.D.

Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer,


Design Practices Track
(click here for detailed track agenda)

Moderator: Avner Gal, Co-founder & CEO, Iridium Consultancy & Technologies

11:20 - 11:40

Solvay High Performance Polymer Solutions For Biopharma and Surgical Robots

Federico Baruffi, Ph.D

Customer Technical Development Engineer, Solvay

11:40 - 12:00

Computerized Software Validation in MD Industry
Haim Eliyahu
Validation & Engineering Team Leader, Gsap

12:00 - 12:20

Factors to Consider when Developing a Medical Device
Aviad Yedgar
Director of R&D, Integer Israel site

12:20 - 12:40

Integrating Industrial Design into Product Development

Gaby Lindenberg
CEO, Lindenberg Industrial Design

12:40 - 13:00

Advanced Storage Solutions For Medical Devices
Daniel Gurevich
Senior Application Engineer, Advantech IL

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch, Exhibit Viewing

14:00 - 14:20

How NEXA3D’s Ultrafast Resin 3D Printers are Accelerating the Design and Manufacturing of Devices

Izhar Medalsy

Chief Technology Officer, Nexa3D

14:20 - 14:40

Additive Manufacturing For Human Tissue Engineering

Henrik Bjoerk
Director / Co-owner, IPC – Innovative Polymer Compounds

14:40 - 15:00


Keren Leshem

CEO, OCON Healthcare

15:00 - 15:20

SCUDO - Increases Confidence in Our Ability to Function Continuously During Virus Outbreaks

Yair Paska, Ph.D.