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Posted on 22.06.2016

Unlocking the full potential of MedTech

The second European Medtech Week from 13-17 June was a platform actively leveraged by all stakeholders to discuss the potential of MedTech.  Over 100 events took place in 18 European countries as part of MedTech Week, with the medtech industry and our various partners discussing topics that were high on their national agendas. National medtech […]

By Richard Van den Broeck Director UNAMEC, Chair of EDMA’s National Association Forum


Posted on 17.06.2016

Finding solutions to heart failure challenges

Question: As an active leader in the heart failure conversation and the instigator of the Heart Failure Aware campaign, could you tell us more on what it’s trying to achieve, target, why is it important, and how you could see it rolled out across Europe? Currently we are facing a number of large unmet challenges […]

By Nick Hartshorne-Evans Chief Executive of Pumping Marvellous Foundation


Posted on 08.06.2016

To innovate we must collaborate: European MedTech Week 2016

The medical technology industry creates over half a million different products, from pacemakers and artificial hips to condoms and pregnancy tests. Despite the impact these products have on millions of people of all ages every day, medtech is still a little known and often misunderstood sector. With European MedTech Week now in its second year, […]

By Peter Ellingworth Chief Executive of the Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI)


Posted on 11.05.2016

Finding answers, exploring solutions – from diagnosis to cure

European MedTech Week, 13-17 June 2016 I am excited to see MedTech Week return for the second year. MedTech Week aims to bring people and organisations together to discuss and discover how medtech transforms people’s lives. Last year’s first European MedTech Week was a huge success: 40 events took place across 17 countries with 34 […]

By Jürgen Schulze President of Sysmex EMEA, EDMA President, Chairman of MedTech Europe Board


Posted on 21.04.2016

Promoting diversity and innovation: European MedTech Week 2016

Do you remember the last time you have used a medical technology product? I think a lot of people, including myself, will answer that it was quite recent. In fact, medical technology is all around us – diagnosing, monitoring and treating virtually every disease or condition. And in the 2nd edition of the European MedTech […]

By Serge Bernasconi Chief Executive Officer, MedTech Europe

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Posted on 01.07.2015

We are MedTech: Our common mission of improving or saving patients’ lives is the most inspirational motivation

We are MedTech is a blog series highlighting employees of the medical technology industry and their work. Meet Ludovica Moccaldi. As a student I envisioned myself pursuing a job that had a positive impact on people’s lives and I am proud to be able to say that I have succeeded achieving this early in my […]


Posted on 24.06.2015

Turning innovation into value that stays in Europe

The medtech industry in Europe is made up almost uniquely of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). These have brought incredible innovations to patients, healthcare systems, the economy and society, and will continue to do so in the future. But if we put ever more data demands on these companies, in return, they need to be […]

By Serge Bernasconi Chief Executive Officer, MedTech Europe


Posted on 19.05.2015

MedTech Week 2015 – Celebrating the value of medical technology

From 15 to 21 June the European medtech industry will organise its first “European MedTech Week”, a series of activities and events to celebrate medical technology throughout Europe. This week will be an opportunity for every healthcare stakeholder to experience a whole range of medical technologies in the convenience of their own country. The medtech […]

By Serge Bernasconi Chief Executive Officer, MedTech Europe