MDR Essentials and the Changing Regulatory Landscape in EU event 9.12.2020

Where:  Visitor and Innovation Centre Joki at Lemminkäisenkatu 12b, Turku – On-site/Online 

When:   9.12.2020   8:30 ~12:30 Finnish time

How:    Register here. The registration is open until 6.12.2020. You can choose on-line or on-site.    

We’re already living the era of the new EU medical device regulations MDR & IVDR, but there are still preparations to be done by the European Commission, manufacturers and other economic operators in the field of health tech. The official time for MDR transition is May 2021 and for the IVDR it is May 2022. What are the most essential regulatory topics to focus on and how does the certification process look like, when you get there? Join this HealthTurku event to hear the updates. 


08:30-09:00 On-site registration, coffee and savory pie 

09:00-09:45 Medical Device Regulatory Essentials in Health Tech, Heikki Pitkänen, Lean Entries

09:55-10:40 Preparing for the MDR & IVDR (with Sneak Peek into Software and Combination Products), Heikki Pitkänen, Lean Entries

10:50-11:05 The role of Notified Bodies in the certification process, Aliisa Siljander, Eurofins Expert Services Oy

11:10-11:25 Lessons learned in preparation to MDR era, Karri Airola, BonAlive Biomaterials Ltd

11:25-11:40 The Change from IVD Manufacturer’s Perspective, Janne Koskinen and Mikko Tasanen, ArcDia Ltd

11:40-11:50 Co-Creation in Healthcare, Case: Terttu, Janne Lahtiranta, Turku Science Park Ltd

11:50-12:00 -> Discussion continue ~12:00 with on-site salad lunchYou can forward the invitation to relevant persons. 

The event is organised by Turku Science Park Ltd, is free of charge but requires registration. For more info please contact