Trend topics of MEDICA 2020 | View in browser | Deutsch | Print
Image: Trend topic graphic

Forging tomorrow's innovations

Dear Sir or Madam,

Once, we all started from a shoestring, and even globally corporations were created in a laboratory or a workshop. The start-up spirit is especially important in healthcare, because both cost pressure and staff shortages frequently require fresh ideas. Learn more about the contribution from young founders and companies in our Trend Topic "Forging tomorrow's innovations" and of course also at virtual.MEDICA 2020!

Enjoy reading!

Your virtual.MEDICA team

Image: 16 to 19 November 2020, virtual.MEDICA

Content

Click here for our Trend Topic "Forging tomorrow's innovations"
Click here for an overview of our Trend Topics
Topic of the Month: virtual.MEDICA 2020
Discover the event database of MEDICA 2020 here!
Get your ticket to MEDICA now!
Stay informed at MEDICA-tradefair.com

virtual.MEDICA 2020: Experience medicine online

Topic of the Month

Image: Head of a mannequin with transparent face shield and surgical mask; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf/Achim Wiese
This year is completely different! Normally, we would offer you an advanced peek into the MEDICA’s halls in Dusseldorf at this point. But due to the corona pandemic, the trade fair takes place online as virtual.MEDICA. We nevertheless took a look at this year’s topics of special interest: We interviewed exhibitors from the areas of hygiene and infection prevention and also asked start-ups to introduce themselves.
virtual.MEDICA 2020: Experience medicine online
To top

KUKA Aktiengesellschaft

virtual.MEDICA Sponsor 2020

Image: Logo of KUKA
As a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions KUKA offers its customers everything from a single source: from robots and cells to fully automated systems and their networking in markets such as automotive, electronics, general industry, consumer goods, e-commerce/retail and healthcare.
Learn more in the Sponsor Dome of virtual.MEDICA 2020!

virtual.MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM

Hotspot for digital innovations

mage: The stage of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM next to a smartphone with an opened app; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
The virtual.MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM is the innovation and networking forum for the healthcare industry and related disciplines, where international companies and start-ups present their latest insights, technologies and solutions for connected and mobile healthcare. More than 50speakers will show which digital topics will be on the future health agenda. About 40 selected start-ups and scale-ups present their solutions in the MEDICA DISRUPT sessions and pitches. They will revolutionize healthcare with their breakthrough solutions.
Learn more about MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM here
To top

virtual.MEDICA 2020

Why you should definitely participate virtually: This is new for you in 2020!

Image: Conference Room

Experience a medical technology highlight in virtual form that can be accessed by anyone from anywhere - virtual.MEDICA from 16 - 19 November 2020. And where you can still discover innovations, maintain contacts and stay up to date through knowledge transfer.

Register now and benefit five times!

Register in advance free of charge as a virtual.MEDICA visitor and make valuable contacts
• Prepare your visit to the virtual trade fair
• Arrange video meetings using the matchmaking tool
• Book web sessions with exhibitors
• Plan your knowledge transfer in advance
• Discover exhibitors and explore product highlights

Register to visit the live event virtually
Find out more about the virtual.MEDICA 2020
- Advertisement -
Banner Taiwan Excellence

Implantable device can monitor and treat heart disease

Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostica, Research & Technology

Pacemakers and other implantable cardiac devices used to monitor and treat arrhythmias and other heart problems have generally had one of two drawbacks - they are made with rigid materials that can't move to accommodate a beating heart, or they are made from soft materials that can collect only a limited amount of information.
read more
To top

Earwax sampling could measure stress hormone

Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostica, Research & Technology

A novel method to sample earwax could be a cheap and effective way to measure the hormone cortisol, according to a study led by researchers at UCL and King's College London.
read more
To top

Fraunhofer IFAM develops twofold infection protection for implants

Physiotherapy, Orthopedy Technology, Research & Technology, Electromedicine, Medical Technology

A hybrid implant coating made from antibacterial silver and an antibiotic will protect patients from infection in the future. The antibiotic is tailored to the patient’s unique requirements for even better protection. The AntiSelectInfekt project came about in collaboration with a research team from Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin.
read more
To top

New artificial skin functions like natural skin

Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostica, Research & Technology

Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research have developed human-skin equivalent that reproduces traction-force balance in the lateral direction, a property that controls the structure and physiological function of skin. This artificial skin will enhance in-depth analyses of physiological skin functions.
read more
To top

Customized prosthesis using 3D printing

Physiotherapy, Orthopedy Technology, Research & Technology, Electromedicine, Medical Technology

Upper limb forequarter amputations which involve the removal of the entire arm and scapula require highly customized prosthetic devices that are expensive but yet, usually underutilized due to their high maintenance and low comfort levels. At the same time, while cosmetic prostheses have a higher rate of continuous use, they have limitations in functional use.
read more
To top

Portable arm rehabilitation device for use from hospital to home

Physiotherapy, Orthopedy Technology, Research & Technology, Electromedicine, Medical Technology

A new portable arm rehabilitation robot will help patients to carry out robot-aided therapy at home, allowing them to perform intensive exercises without visiting hospitals or clinics, which can possibly reduce the risk of exposure to infectious diseases such as COVID-19. The robot can also be used in hospitals and outpatient facilities such as nursing homes and clinics.
read more
To top

virtual.MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE

Hotspot for sports physicians, sports scientists, athletes, visionaries and experts

Image: Banner of MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE (MMSC) will take place for the 8th time as part of MEDICA from 18 to 19 November 2020. The virtual conference 2020 (vMMSC) brings together internationally renowned sports physicians, sports scientists, visionaries, physiotherapists, sports technologies and experts for an interdisciplinary dialogue on innovative approaches in prevention, regeneration and rehabilitation in top-class sports and health sports.
Learn more about virtual.MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE here
To top

Electromedicine, Medical Technology, Company News

The 26th edition of three-day Medical Fair India 2020, beginning 5th March concluded on 7th March,2020 at Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre in Mumbai.

MESSE DUESSELDORF INDIA PVT. LTD (MEDICAL FAIR INDIA / FAMDENT)

read more
26th edition of Medical Fair India inaugurated in Mumbai; COVID 19 discussed amongst other topics on Digital Innovations and New smart ways of delivering healthcare at the Mumbai Exhibition Centre...
To top

Commodities and Consumer Goods, Company News

Shawpak rising to the challenge in the global fight against COVID-19

Riverside Medical Packaging Company Ltd.

read more
As a supplier of machines dedicated to medical packaging and as part of the Riverside Medical Packaging group shawpak have been uniquely positioned to adapt our technology to design and build PPE...
To top

Commodities and Consumer Goods, Company News

SteriPack Group announces global rollout of sterile swabs to help combat Covid-19

SteriPack Medical Poland Sp. z o.o.

read more
SteriPack Group rapidly deploys equipment, expertise and facilities to meet critical need for sterile swabs, diagnostic products and personal protective equipment across their global manufacturing...
To top
Legal disclaimer

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Messeplatz, Stockumer Kirchstr. 61
40474 Düsseldorf, Germany

Phone: +49 211 4560-01
Fax: +49 211 4560-668
www.messe-duesseldorf.de
info@messe-duesseldorf.de

County Court Düsseldorf HRB 63

Board of Managing Directors: Wolfram N. Diener (Chairman), Bernhard J. Stempfle, Erhard Wienkamp



Messe Düsseldorf GmbH processes your personal data. The data protection regulations of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH hold information in closer detail to this subject and are available under www.messe-duesseldorf.de/privacy. You may at any time object to the processing of your personal data either on the aforementioned website, via e-mail to privacy@messe-duesseldorf.de or via postal mail to Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, VG-R, PF 101006, 40001 Düsseldorf, Germany.


Should you no longer wish to receive our newsletter, please click here.