Forum Risk Management Medical Devices returns as face-to-face event

On December 1 and 2, 2020, experts in medical device FMEA will meet in Nuremberg at the DIETZ Consultants' technical seminar

With the 3rd Forum Risk Management Medical Devices DIETZ Consultants continues the successful format around FMEA for medical devices. The industry meeting will take place on December 1 and 2 in Nuremberg. In the Hotel NH Collection Nuremberg City, experts from the practice will meet responsible persons in companies for two days. Managing director Winfried Dietz is pleased to be able to hold a presence event again with the forum after the restrictions due to the Corona pandemic. "In the past weeks, almost everything revolved around online workshops, remote meetings and webinars for us as well," explains Dietz. "And while we've definitely had a lot of success stories in those, we're now excited to network in person again, too!" Those who decide quickly and register by September 30 can even still secure the attractive early bird discount and pay only 990.00 euros.

Exciting lectures from experienced speakers

With the carefully elaborated hygiene concept, all requirements in connection with COVID-19 will be fulfilled at the Forum Risk Management Medical Devices. Many exciting views into the practice and on current developments in the field of medical technology are thus possible again on site. As of today, the Forum Risk Management Medical Devices can be held with up to 60 people. "And we are particularly pleased that we have many long-standing partners at our side as exhibitors and speakers on our return to the real world," explains Dietz. Among others, Matthias Hölzer-Klüpfel (Software Engineering Medical Devices), Stefan Mersmann (Dräger Medical), Christian Weckert (Ypsomed AG), Dr. Andreas Purde (TÜV Süd) and Prof. Dr. med. Clemens Bulitta (Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden) will be present in Nuremberg.

Presentations on process management and product risk management

Stefan Mersmann from Dräger Medical Deutschland GmbH will address the points of process-oriented organization, lean management principles as well as agile BPM in his presentation "Process management at Dräger in transition - practical report on process management". Christian Wecker from Ypsomed AG will talk about "Product risk management in times of change: the (latent) influence of digital transformation on product safety". He elaborates on what can go wrong in "open heart surgery" and how to minimize risks. Prof. Dr. med. Clemens Bulitta from the East Bavarian Technical University Amberg-Weiden will report from hospital practice in his presentation "Clinical workflow know-how as a critical success factor for risk management in the development of medical devices".