Event Type: STERIS AST Seminar | Date: October 16, 2018- October 17, 2018 | Location: PARKHOTEL HORST, THE NETHERLANDS
10:00am (GMT) All Day
STERIS AST is pleased to sponsor the two-day Medical Packaging Seminar 2018, taking place at Parkhotel Horst, The Netherlands on 16-17 October 2018. Register here.
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
|8:30 AM||Registration Open|
|9:00 AM – 9:15 AM||Introduction & Welcome|
|9:15 AM – 10:00 AM||Technology Overview: Sterilization Technologies
Learn about the latest developments in Gas & Radiation-based sterilization technologies.
Richard Cowman, EO Technical Director, EMEAA | STERIS
|10:00 AM – 10:45 AM||Trends in Sterile Medical Packaging
Tools & Tips to Survive Transportation Testing The First Time
Kevin Zacharias, Technical Director | Oliver Healthcare Packaging
|10:45 AM – 11:00 AM||Break|
|11:00 AM – 11:45 AM||Update about Packaging, Identification and Inspection Systems for Medical Devices
Luc van de Vel, Vice President – Medical and Pharmaceutical Division |MULTIVAC
|11:45 AM – 12:30 PM||The Impact of MDR (EU) 2017/745 and 2018 Revisions of EN ISO 11607
This discussion will focus on the changes in general safety & performance requirements of the MDR versus the MDD in relation to sterile packaging. You will:
Thierry Wagner, Regulatory Affairs Director | DuPont
|12:30 PM – 1:15 PM||Networking Lunch|
|1:15 PM – 1:45 PM||Packaging Challenges in Distribution
Noel Gibbons, Lead Program Manager | Anecto
|1:45 PM – 5:45 PM||LIVE Site Tour of STERIS & Oliver Healthcare Packaging|
|5:45 PM – 7:00 PM||Break|
|7:00 PM – 10:00 PM||Dinner|
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
|8:00 AM – 9:00 AM||Keynote Address: Sterile Packaging Requirements in a Changing Regulatory Environment (a Notified Bodies Perspective)
Back by popular demand! Learn more about:
Dr. J. Havel | TUV Sued
|9:00 AM – 9:50 AM||Workshop 1
Workshop 1: Root Cause Failure Analysis – Predict whether these real-world packaging examples will pass transportation testing (presented by Oliver Healthcare Packaging).
|9:50 AM – 10:05 AM||Break|
|10:05 AM – 10:55 AM||Workshop 2
Workshop 2: Practical Considerations for Sterilisation Validation – Sustainable EO, radiation, laboratories (presented by STERIS).
|10:55 AM – 11:45 AM||Workshop 3
Workshop 3: The Clinical Aspects of Sterile Medical Packaging-Complying with the new Medical Device Regulations (presented by DuPont).
|11:45 AM – 12:00 PM||Break|
|12:00 PM – 12:50 PM||Workshop 4
Workshop 4: Definition of Requirements for the Packaging of Medical Devices (presented by MULTIVAC).
|12:50 PM – 1:00 PM||Conclusion|
The fee for this seminar is €395.
Located just off the A73 Highway, the Parkhotel Horst is easily accessible.
It is 45 minutes from Düsseldorf Airport, 35 minutes from Weeze Airport, and 1 hour and 45 minutes from Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam.
A map and detailed driving directions are available here: https://www.parkhotelhorst.nl/en/contact/route/
5961 NL Horst
T: +31 (0)77 3976000
We have negotiated a discounted room rate for your convenience and comfort. The Parkhotel Horst room rate is €99, which includes breakfast (excluding tourist tax), to all seminar participants.
To book your room, please visit: http://www.parkhotelhorst.nl/en/ and enter promotion code Oliver18.
MEDICAL PACKAGING SEMINAR 2018
Parkhotel Horst, The Netherlands
T: +31 773 976000
Event Coordinator: Ms. Anneke Willems
T: +31 478 517564