Privileged Talks - The EU Medical Devices Regulation. Is the medtech ecosystem ready?

Dec 2019 10:30 - 16:00

Privileged Talks are exclusive conversations with Top European policy makers.


A unique opportunity to take part in our exclusive debate on the new EU Medical Devices Regulation coming into force on 26 May 2020 with European Commission and FDA's Representatives:


  • Salvatore D’Acunto, Head of the Health and Cosmetics Unit, DG GROW, EC
  • Salvatore Scalzo, Policy and Legal Officer at DG GROW, EC
  • Ritu Nalubola, Director, of FDA Europe Office


Bringing together the international protagonists of the heath system, the talks were created to become an exclusive chance for meeting and debating with the policy makers of the European healthcare system.


  • How will these new regulations affect competitiveness of the medtech industry?
  • What type, quantity and quality of evidence need to be generated by medtech manufacturers?
  • How will healthcare providers’ and patients’ access to innovations be affected?


Answers to these and other questions will emerge from the discussion with the EC, FDA, MedTech Europe and European Patients Forum.


The participation fee is € 500 (+VAT, if applicable). 


For Academics, Public Employees, Members of Patient Associations participation is free, subject to registration.



Please feel free to write to for any additional information you might need.



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