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Friday, October 7, 2011

Haifa to host medical device conference

Event to be attended by senior officials in global medical equipment industry

The Medical Device Design & Manufacturing Exhibition and Conference will be held at the International Convention Center in Haifa on October 10.

The conference will be attended by senior officials in the global medical equipment industry, including Wim Crooijmans, account and theme manager at Philips Research, and Dorman Followwill, global VP at Frost & Sullivan.

A first-of-its-kind session will be held at the conference this year: Four startup companies will introduce themselves to a panel of experts, who will offer tips and feedback on how to improve the companies’ chance of succeeding.

The conference will discuss medical equipment, trends in the development of hospitals in the coming years, investments and mergers between medical equipment companies, etc.