Plastic in the Medical Device Industry


This seminar will focus on some of the most relevant plastic related topics within the medical device industry and include recent perspectives related to Covid-19 and environmental sustainability
Whether you are designing components, establishing required documentation, producing complete medical devices or selecting materials, you could benefit from keeping up to date with current available technologies and industry trends.

You will meet colleagues from the medical device industry and be able to discuss different approaches for solving common problems. Naturally, we will follow all official guidelines in connection with Covid-19 so you can feel safe attending the seminar.

Programme

09:00 - 09:30 Registration and light breakfast

09:30 - 09:40 Welcome by ATV-SEMAPP

09:40 - 10:15 How to establish design criteria to avoid environmental stress cracking by Nicolai Schmidt, Materials Specialist at Engineering, Analysis & Materials – Device R&D, Novo Nordisk A/S

10:15 - 10:50 On a journey of doing sustainable innovation by circular design for the future of sustainable hospitals by Nicklas Christian Funk, Sustainability Engineer, Global Innovation, Ambu A/S

10:50 - 11:15 Coffee break and networking

11:15 - 11:50 Our Journey Towards Zero Environmental Impact by Jesper Bøgelund, Materials Expert, Device R&D, Novo Nordisk A/S

11:50 - 12:25 Thermo Plastic Elastomers (TPEs) for Healthcare from Avient Corporation by Etienne Perrony, Business Development & Key Account Manager, Avient Corporation

12:25 - 13:25 Lunch

13:25 - 13:35 Feedback on the Polymer Steering group's suggestions for upcoming seminars

13:35 - 14:10 Evaluating and designing durable polyester materials by Emil Andersen, Materials Platform Manager, LEGO Systems A/S

14:10 - 14:45 Indispensable but not without challenges: medical plastics and the corona crisis by Ole Grøndahl Hansen, CEO, PVC Informationsrådet

14:45 - 15:10 Coffee break and networking

15:10 - 15:45 Surface modification used in the fight against Covid-19 (online presentation) by Sune Lund Sporring, Polymer Material Specialist, Thermo Fischer Scientific

15:45 - 16:20 Tribology of medical devices by Ion Sivebæk, Associate Professor, DTU Mechanical Engineering & Research Scientist, Novo Nordisk

16:20 - 16:30 Closing remarks


Registration fee
 DKK 2,300 Members of ATV-SEMAPP and promoting organizations
 DKK 2,925 Non-members
 DKK 975 PhD students
 DKK 200 BSc and MSc students (Membership is free of charge – register here. Early bird discount does not apply)

All prices are exclusive of 25% VAT.

Early bird discount of DKK 200 when registering before 25 October 2020.

Covid-19 Safe participation

We have a maximum of 40 seats for participants in the auditorium. ATV-SEMAPP and DTU are naturally following the guidelines of the health authorities.
Registration is binding, however substitutions are accepted at any time. Just remember to let us know who will be replacing you so we know who to welcome.


The event is organized by ATV SEEMAPP and promoted by IDA Polymer.

Registration
There is no online registration at ida.dk. Registration is handled directly by ATV Semapp. Conditions, participation fees and sign up can be found here >

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Information
  • When

    2. dec. 2020 09:00 - 16:30
  • Where

    DTU, Anker Engelundsvej 1, 2800 Lyngby

  • Registration Deadline

    1. dec. 2020 - 23:59

  • Organizer

    IDA Polymer

  • Available Seats

    40

  • Event Number

    338262

Price
  • Student member

    kr. 200

  • Corporate member

    kr. 2.300

  • Member of the organizer

    kr. 2.300

  • Vacant

    kr. 2.300

  • Member

    kr. 2.300

  • Senior member

    kr. 2.300