Conference

MDI Virtual Expo 2020 is packed with professional content; great keynote speakers, and 4 professional tracks: Regulation, Digital Healthcare, Design Practices and Intellectual Property.

Note: The Majority of presentations will be given in Hebrew

Participation in all professional tracks is free for all Israeli medical devices companies employees, and requires early registration and approval. Professional tracks presentations will start after a general assembly session.

agenda - general

08:00
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09:00
09:00
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10:30
10:30
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11:00
11:00
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13:00
13:00
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14:00
14:00
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16:00
Platform on-boarding, Exhibition Visit
Break, Exhibition Visit
Professional Tracks - Part 1
Regulation, Digital HealthcareIntellectual Property
Break, Exhibition Visit
Professional Tracks - Part 2
Regulation, Digital Healthcare, Design
16:00
Summary, Lucky Draws

main stage - keynote speakers

 
09:00 - 09:10
Welcome Notes
Shuka Zernovizky,
CEO, SemIsrael and MDI
09:10 - 09:30
Re-opening Workspaces Through Covid Screening
Oren Gavriely
CEO and Co-founder,  NanoScent
09:30 - 09:50
2020 Digital Health Tipping Point Year – Opportunities and Challenges
Michal Geva
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Triventures
09:50 - 10:10
What do VCs Look For in MedTech Opportunities?
Yaron Daniely, PhD MBA
Head of aMoon Alpha & Investment Lead, aMoon Velocity
10:10 - 10:30
Keynote Speakers - Q&A Session
Sponsored By
 

regulation track

Moderator:  Marina Lebel
VP Medical Device, Gsap
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11:00 - 11:20
The IVDR Effects on Your Quality Management System: Key Action Points
Yael Himmel Shlomo
Director Of Regulatory Affairs, RS-NESS – Solutions For Life Science Companies
11:20 - 11:40
In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD)  - Main Design Risk Management Considerations - Analytical and Clinical Performance Studies (Design Validation)
Dr. Einat Dekel
Medical Device Project Manager, Gsap
11:40 - 12:00
Successfully Passing the Regulatory Barrier and Go-to-market Challenges - Tips For Localizing Medical Device and Clinical Documentation
Batia Epstein-Buchnick
Title: CEO, QMED-Lingua
12:00 - 12:20
AI Needs More Regulation, Not Less
Dina Sifri
CEO & Founder, MedDev Soft
12:20 - 12:40
Cybersecurity Requirements and Best Practices in Medical Devices
Yarden David
VP QA/RA, Medix Software
12:40 - 13:00
Regulation Track - 1st Session - Q&A Session
13:00 - 14:00
Break, Exhibition Visit
 
14:00 - 14:20
Application of Risk Management – New ISO 14971:2019 and Changes From Previous Revisions
Adam Samucha
QA Project Manager, Gsap
14:20 - 14:40
Clinical & Publishing Strategy for Medical Device Companies
Dr. Naida Gurshumov
Senior Clinical Project Manager, HaMaDa
14:40 - 15:00
Amendment to IEC 60601-1 – What Has A2:2019 Changed
Michael Brun
Product Safety Group Manager & GMA Specialist, Hermon Laboratories
15:00 - 15:20
Developing Certified Medtech Products with Qt
Roger Mazzella
Senior Product Manager, The Qt Company
15:20 - 15:40
Impact of Regulation on Innovation - Tips for a Successful Pitch
Bosmat Friedman
Head of Clinical & Regulatory Services, ProMedoss, Inc.
15:40 - 16:00
Regulation Track - 2nd Session - Q&A Session
Sponsored By
 

digital healthcare track

Moderator:  Moshe Klaiman,
CEO & CTO, Medix Software
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11:00 - 11:20
Digital Healthcare Software - Marathon or Sprint(s)?
Moshe Klaiman
CEO & CTO, Medix Software
11:20 - 11:40
Transforming Healthcare with AI and Machine Learning
Guy Spigelman
EMEA Lead, Healthcare and Life Sciences Startups, Amazon Web Services
11:40 - 12:00
Challenges Facing Digital Health Startups: How the IIA Incubator Program Can Help
Maura Rosenfeld    
Chief Business Officer, MindUP
12:00 - 12:20
AI For Anomaly Detection in Medical Applications
Dr. Amjad Abu-Rmileh
Title: Chief Data Scientist, Data Science Group
12:20 - 12:40
Technologies For Aging Well
Dr. Yael Benvenisti
CEO, Mediterranean Towers Ventures
12:40 - 13:00
Digital Healthcare Track - 1st Session - Q&A Session
13:00 - 14:00
Break, Exhibition Visit
14:00 - 14:20
Founding a Medical Device Innovation Hub Within a Hospital
Dr. Leor Perl
Chief Innovation Officer, Rabin Medical Center
 
14:20 - 14:40
Digital Product - From Idea to Execution ; How to Create a Winning MVP
Rami Gur
Head of Digital Services, Matrix
14:40 - 15:00
Post-COVID19 Digital Health
Dr. Dan J. Gelvan
CEO, t-syte Venture Lab
15:00 - 15:20
Making the Best Out of Covid19 – How the Pandemic Forced IT Organization to be More Creative, Innovative and Resilient at Meuhedet Healthcare
Katy Bar Shalom
CIO, Meuhedet
15:20 - 15:40
The "New Normal" of Innovation
Shachaf Snir
Director of Internal Innovation, Clalit Innovation
15:40 - 16:00
Digital Healthcare Track - 2nd Session - Q&A Session

design track

 
Moderator:  Oded Amir
Sales and Marketing Manager , Advantech-IL
14:00 - 14:20
Bridging the Gap Between Designers and Developers
Emmanuel Penzes
Pre-sales Engineer, The Qt Company
14:20 - 14:40
How to Design Disruptive Medical Implantable Devices With Solid State Batteries?
Denis Pasero
Product Commercialisation Manager, Ilika
14:40 - 15:00
How to Select the Right Development Partner
Jim Kelley
Vice President, R&D Cardio and Vascular, Integer
15:00 - 15:20
Rigid Barrier Packaging Design
Marc van Keulen
Lead Designer, Nelipak Healthcare Packaging
15:20 - 15:40
The New Generation of Embedded PC’s For The Medical Device Market
Daniel Gurevich
Senior AE, Advantech-IL
15:40 - 16:00
Design Track - Q&A Session

Intellectual Property track

 
11:00 - 12:00
Medical Device Patent Litigation in Europe and Israel: Success-Oriented Strategies

Miriam Gundt
Partner, Düsseldorf, Hogan Lovells
 
Ruud van der Velden
Partner, Amsterdam, Hogan Lovells
Stella Wong
Counsel, London, Hogan Lovells
Asa Kling
Partner, Chair of IP Practice, Tel Aviv, Naschitz Brandes Amir