TechMed Living Lab

TechMed Workshop Series

TechMed Workshop Series:
Remove the barriers to market readiness

The TechMed Workshop Series ‘Remove the Barriers to Market Readiness’ is a one-year-course of workshops for (future) entrepreneurs in the field of medical technology. The workshop series covers the most important, but also most challenging topics required for the development and production of a safe, reliable and useful medical device. During the course of 1 year, 6 workshops are organized for (future) entrepreneurs in the medical device industry, take place every 2 months on an afternoon and focus on one specific topic every session. It is possible to attend the complete course, but also separate workshops.


Course 1

Course 2

1. CE marking

22 June 2017

June 2018

2. Involving end-users in design process

3 October 2017

August 2018

3. Risk management

9 November 2017

October 2018

4. Technical requirements

14 December 2018

December 2018

5. Design verification & validation

February 2018

February 2019

6. Production of low quantities

April 2018

April 2019 

The workshop are organized by the partners of the TechMed Living Lab; University of Twente, Holland Innovative, Unitron and Panton. By sharing their knowledge and expertise in the workshops series the TechMed Living Lab partners aim to bring medical innovations 1 TRL level further and closer to a successful market introduction. The TechMed Living Lab receives funding from ERDF (European Regional Development Fund) via OP-Oost (Operational Programme East Netherlands) and the workshops can therefore be offered free of charge.

For more information about the TechMed Workshop Series and other TechMed events, please see our event calendar.

For more information about the TechMed Living Lab and the possibilities for more tailored support for individual cases, please visit the TechMed Living Lab homepage.