IAMERS announces the 9th Annual European Meeting Schedule
All events are at the Four Seasons, unless otherwise noted


Michael Friede, Ph.D.
Charting the Future of Our Industry & What it Means for IAMERS
  – Conceptual Blockbusting

10:30 am – 12:45 pm
First Session

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

1:45 pm – 3:30 pm
Last Session

Wednesday Night • 7 pm
Welcome Reception


9:30 am
Welcome Address

9:45 am
Mario Zeiss, VP, Head of Sales & Marketing for Refurbished Systems, Siemens Healthcare
Siemens Healthcare – Our Philosophy, Our Vision: Where are We from, Where are We Going?

10:30 am
Phil Jacobus, President, DOTmed.com, Inc.
Market Trends: Which Markets and Market Segments are Growing and Which are Contracting? Forewarned is Forearmed.

11:30 am
Blaž Višnar, Esq., European Commission, DG Competition/Antitrust
EU Anti-trust Law in the Health Sector

12:15 pm
Lunch, included

1:15 pm
Shipping into the US
Part 1 – Logistics
  – INCO Terms
  – Cargo Insurance

1:45 pm
Mike Pringle, Director, MMP Associates, Ltd.
The Changing World of Radiology Equipment Service Delivery
  – A UK Perspective

2:30 pm
Business Sessions Adjourn for the Day

Thursday Night
7 pm
IAMERS 20th Birthday Celebration
at the Municipal House


9:45 am
Robert Kerwin, Esq., IAMERS General Counsel – Panel Member
Mike Schmit, Director, Remanufacturing Technology, General Electric – Panel Member
Wayne Webster, Proactics Consulting – Moderator
Unique Device Identification
  – Implementation
  – IMDRF [1] & FDA

11:00 am
Hiren Desai, Partner, Soma Technology, Inc.
Hiren Vepari, Partner, Vepari & Co.
Emerging Markets – India: Prospects and Legalities

11:45 am
Shipping into the US – Part 2 – Regulations
  – Accession Numbers
  – FDA – Predict Program

12:00 pm
IAMERS Business Meeting

12:30 pm
Lunch, paid spouses welcome

Learn more about the meeting

[1] International Medical Device Regulators Forum