Affordable, High Quality Medical Technologies for the Indian Market

Workshop outline

May 4 and 5, 2012
June 1 and 2, 2012


  • Venture Center, 100, NCL Innovation Park, Pune 411008

Target Audience:

  • Scientists and researchers from public sector labs and other research organizations who are actively involved or plan to involved in healthcare related product development
  • Entrepreneurs from start-up companies based in incubators including Venture Center and others
  • Industry experts from current medical device manufacturers.
  • Officials from medical device regulatory entities in India and abroad
  • Consultants for CE/FDA etc approval procedure; other service providers/ partners relating to trials, testing etc.
  • Medical practitioners such as orthopaedic surgeons, maxillofacial surgeons etc and medic inventors
  • Medical device distributors
  • Investors, funding sources

Key Topics

  • Biomed (focus on devices) industry and market overview - India, Emerging opportunities; Pressing Indian needs/ affordability.
  • Accessing biomed R&D , technology and capabilities/talent in publicly funded institutions and medical institutions
  • Commercializing biomed products - technology development, protecting intellectual property, prototyping, testing.
  • Commercializing biomed products - regulatory requirements and processes, practical strategies, managing time cycles, trials, manufacturing.
    • India
    • USA/ NA
    • UK/ EU
  • Commercializing biomed products - supply chains and distribution channels/ issues.
  • Funding (public and private) options for biomed products technology developers/entrepreneurs; strategic alliances and partnerships
  • Case studies and entrepreneur show case real cases of biomed entrepreneurs