RAMSEY, N.J., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- CardioTec is the first and only conference dedicated to addressing the challenges facing the cardiovascular device manufacturing industry. Hosted by Medical Product Outsourcing magazine, CardioTec invites OEM professionals and contract manufacturers/suppliers to explore manufacturing issues through a specialized agenda and extraordinary lineup of speakers. CardioTec takes place Sept. 15 at The Northland Inn in Minneapolis, Minn. Visit www.cardiotec.com  for more information.
"As a major center for cardiovascular device development and manufacturing, the Twin Cities is the ideal location for such an important event," said Liz Rammer, Executive Vice President, LifeScience Alley. "We are excited to support CardioTec and feel it adds value by providing a forum for the industry to interact and discuss issues affecting product development, research and innovation."
Participants will discuss driving innovation from research to commercialization at sessions developed by The American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate -Twin Cities Division and the Medical Devices Center at the University of Minnesota.
Those leading the discussion on innovation include:
- Thomas Gunderson, Managing Director, Senior Analyst, Piper Jaffray