Software Design for Medical Devices Global Forum

The Only International Gathering for Medical Software Design, Agile Development and Compliance

Berlin, Germany

Collaboration is the Future of Innovation for the Medical Device Industry - So Join the Discussion

Let's be honest, the future of the Healthcare Industry lies in our technology. Medical Devices have the potential to revolutionise medical treatment, patient engagement and our quality of life, but this potential comes with ever increasing regulatory scrutiny and security challenges.

The 9th Annual Software Design for Medical Devices Global Forum is the ONLY conference that is dedicated to ensuring your teams can comply with the multitude of regulations governing the development of medical devices while adopting the latest development and design innovations to get to market faster and stand out from your competitors.

Why Should You Attend the 2019 Forum?

  • Avoid overcompensating when ensuring compliance by bench-marking against your peers from companies such as GE Healthcare, Philips, Kiro Grifols
  • Satisfy your global customer by taking an integrated systems approach to human factors with a dedicated afternoon on human factors and usability
  • Ensure your cyber security is airtight by embedding risk management software into your device with case studies from big and small medical device manufacturers
  • Increase your test efficiency by investing in automated testing -hear tips and tricks from around the globe  
  • Increase developmental efficiency by attending a competency-specific training course on Agile development run by ShoeBar Associates and Lean-Agile Partners
  • And brand new for 2019, we bring you a new structure that takes you on a journey through the full life cycle of development - from concept to market

2019 Early Confirmed Speakers

  • Moni Wolf, Principal Design Director, Microsoft Medical Devices Group, Microsoft
  • Jan Van Moll, Director of Quality and Regulatory, Phillips
  • Arnaud Sintes, Software Architect & Technical Leader, Zimmer Biomet
  • Ramon Alonso, Software Development Manager, Kiro Grifols
  • Mathieu Materne, IT Compliance Lead, Global Technology Officer, NewMeds and Medical Devices, UCB
  • Maria Aranburu Arnaiz, Software Quality Assurance Engineer, Kiro Grifols
  • Georg Heidenreich, Director Healthcare IT Standards, Siemens Healthcare
  • Brian Shoemaker, Principle Consultant, ShoeBar Associates
  • Nancy Van Schooenderwoert, President and Principal Coach, Lean-Agile Partners
  • Patrick Alff, Chief Technology Officer, Voluntis
  • John Garratt, Analyst, Mirada Medical
  • Paul McCarthy, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Full Health Medical
  • Steven Abrahamson, Senior Director, Product Cyber Security, GE Healthcare
  • Rostyslav Dorozh, Principal Software Quality Engineer, Medtronic
  • Lori-Ann Woodard, Medical Device Director, Compliance Practice, Lachman Consultant Services
  • Alexandre Bonnet, R&D Quality Manager, GSK
  • Mario Beck, MySQL Technical Sales Manager - EMEA, MySQL
  • Guido Fumagalli, Senior Specialist, Devices Software & Apps, MHRA (Devices)
Pre Conference Workshop Day - 11th February 2019

Pre Conference Beginners Agile Training Day - 11th February 2019

Conference Day One - 12th February 2019

Conference Day Two
- 13th February 2019

Post Conference Advanced Agile Training Day - 14th February 2019


Friedrichstrasse 103 Berlin 10117
Phone: +49 (0)30 20607900

Travel and accommodation are not included in the conference fee; however we have put together a HotelMap that displays discounted accommodation for hotels in the area near to Software Design for Medical Devices 2019. The map displays live availability and allows you to book directly with each hotel:

Please note:
We will never recommend, approve or appoint any third party rooming service to act on our behalf. Please be extremely wary if you are approached by any such companies. We will always endeavour to negotiate the best available rates for you so please use the HotelMap link provided; this shows live availability and rates for all hotels in the area and allows you to book directly with the hotel of your choice within your budget.
Event details
Organizer : IQPC Europe
Venue : Melia, Berlin, Germany
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-19103