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The Medical Manufacturing Innovations Series is the place where you can explore and share solutions in medical device manufacturing. The focus is on manufacturing processes and technologies. Gain perspectives from different applications — how best to use the technologies you have and those you could have.

The Medical Manufacturing Innovations Series can be found at:
CMTSCanadian Manufacturing Technology Show
September 30-October 3 | International Centre | Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Reflecting the growing medical manufacturing market in Canada, MMI at CMTS will include two of conference sessions: one focusing on the latest tools, technologies and processes to manufacture medical devices, and the second focusing on the enterprise needs of small to medium-sized organizations. Discussions will include opportunities to collaborate with government and university centers, understanding the regulatory environment, impact of government purchasing and strategies for exporting. On the show floor you’ll also find examples of devices and some of the advanced manufacturing technologies used to make them.
October 15-17, 2013 | Los Angeles Convention Center | Los Angeles
Southern California is home to the largest number of medical manufacturing professionals in the world. At WESTEC, you will find an interactive MMI center with the latest technologies, examples of the devices manufactured and an interactive Learning Lounge with industry leaders.
Previous MMI Series Events


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Featuring the Medical Manufacturing Innovations Series
April 16-17, 2013 | Hilton Minneapolis | Minneapolis
Going beyond micro, Medical Manufacturing Innovations provide two-days of panel discussion, conference sessions, resource solutions and technology highlights for anyone in medical device manufacturing. Discussions will focus on critical manufacturing challenges including improvement strategies, challenges to innovation and innovative technologies being used in device manufacturing.
RAPID_3DImagingRAPID Additive Manufacturing Solutions Conference and Exposition
June 10-13, 2013 | David L. Lawrence Convention Center | Pittsburgh
From manufacturing of end-use surgical devices and customized implants, to bone scaffolds and functioning organ replacements, additive manufacturing is truly changing lives. At the conference, you will find in-depth sessions covering design and manufacture of implants and other devices using a variety of additive technologies. On the show floor, explore the MMI center to see unique applications, meet medical manufacturing leaders and hear more at the MMI Learning Lounge. Watch for information on how to join us virtually for these discussions!


Check out videos of just a few of the presentations from RAPID 2013.


Two Photon Lithography for the Three-dimensional Micro-fabrication of Extracellular Environments
Jan Torgensen, Vienna University of Technology

Patient-specific Aortic Valves for Pre-operative Planning
Janelle Schrot, Materialise

Metallic Bone Scaffolds
Da-Tren Chou, University of Pittsburgh

Direct Comparison of DMLS and EBM Ti6Al4V Performance in Vivo
Emanuele Magalini, R&D Manager, Eurocoating s.p.a.


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