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The #1 Gathering for Medical Device Supplier Quality Teams to Exchange Progressive Ideas for Implementing a Risk-Based Approach to Supplier Monitoring in Compliance with ISO 13485 while Actualizing Efficiencies in Supplier Audits, Sub-Tier Supplier Management & Supplier Development
JUNE 5-6, 2017 | SAN JOSE, CA


Securing Sustainable, Long- Term Financial Success from Current & Next Generation Value -Based, Coordinated Care Methods in the ACO Model, Supported by Public & Private Payer Initiatives to Improve Delivery and Quality of Healthcare while Reducing Costs
JUNE 5-6, 2017 | DALLAS, TX


Elevating the Role of the Executive Assistant to Become a Well-Respected Partner of the Leadership Team through Effective and Impactful Communication Strategies, Creating a Personal Brand to Take Your Career to the Next Level and Mastering Productivity with Microsoft Office
JUNE 28-29, 2017 | NEW YORK CITY, NY




The The Q1 conference platform is designed to provide our attendees a high-level educational experience, with an emphasis on shared learning and peer-to-peer networking. Our unique format includes case study presentations, small group discussions, live audience polling, and Q&A sessions. Our speakers and panelists represent the leading minds in their industry including accomplished executives, legal professionals, regulatory officials, and innovative thought leaders.


In order to continue the learning and networking opportunities surrounding our executive conference and forum programs, Q1 hosts webinars throughout the year to provide updates and critical learning opportunities for the industry.


Enjoy all the educational benefits of our conferences, with the added bonus of enhanced networking opportunities through scheduled networking meetings with industry professionals. Our forums attract C-Suite and VP level executives interested in sharing common challenges and concerns through peer-to-peer exchanges.


Q1 Consulting

Q1 Consulting helps food and beverage manufacturers, casual dining and quick-service restaurant chains to develop well-informed strategies and make the best decisions, thanks to peerless operator and consumer research, insights and expert analysis.

Recruitment Services

Whether you need to fill an entry level or C- level position, let us recruit top talent for you. Our team offers recruitment services for the life sciences industry including: pharmaceutical, biotech, diagnostic, and medical device clients.

List Rentals

Having worked with thousands of conference participants and research contacts over the better part of the past decade, and with a dedicated in-house database management team, Q1 is in an ideal position for list-rental or purchasing agreements.


“I had a great time at the meeting, you have a good program and everybody really enjoyed meeting each other.”
Director Global Health Economics & Companion Diagnostics, THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC

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“The overall organization was really great. You prepared an excellent program. All speakers were great and there was a nice diversity in topics. Well done.”

Senior Director Quality & Regulatory Affairs, PHILIPS HEALTHCARE, MARKER GROUP EMEA

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“I would like to thank Q1 for the good organization of the event. This meeting was for me one the best conferences lately.”

Head of Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs, JenaValve Technology

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Understanding ISO 13485: 2016

Understanding ISO 13485: 2016 History, Importance and Implementation Commentary by Kim Trautman There are many compounding factors in the timeline that affect a medical device manufacturer’s decision as to when and how to transition to the new standard ISO 13485:2016....
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When Focusing on Behavior Isn’t Enough

Ergonomics is the study of how humans behave in relation to medical devices. Through the gathering of research and scientific evidence, usability testing is conducted based on the behavior of the end-user.

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Trends Impacting the Life Science Industry in 2017

Following spending decreases in 2016 and recent regulation changes, pharmaceutical, biosimilar, and medical device companies will see many factors affecting their growth in 2017.

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The Future of Healthcare

In recent years, a renewed focus on the patient has sparked many changes in the healthcare industry. Beyond treatment development, many companies have begun modifying business plans to incorporate the patient earlier, and more comprehensively than ever before. This early patient involvement is enabling the development of more successful disease treatment.

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How One Company is Redefining Scientific Exchange

Scientific exchange is an integral part of the pre-launch phase for medical affairs. Traditionally, this information is deployed to thought leaders who can assist in providing science-driven product feedback. Now, as digital platforms become more versatile for the medical affairs community, many companies are choosing to conduct this exchange through social media.

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How the FDA’s Medical Communications Guidances are changing Label Discussions

Innovations in a rapidly changing healthcare climate have presented challenges for medical information professionals tasked with communicating treatment abilities and uses.

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Redefining the Pre-Launch MSL

Recent changes to healthcare have dictated equal and necessary changes to the product launch process. As the healthcare industry shifts towards patient-centered care, new standards have been placed on the way pharmaceutical companies should be presenting their research and products

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Measuring the Impact of Patient Advocacy

Patient advocacy is a complex field that relies on stakeholder balance and representation.

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A Recap of the Medical Device Packaging & Labeling Summit

Last week, medical device manufacturers from across the U.S. came together to discuss the constantly changing world of labeling at Q1 Productions’ 6th Semi-Annual Medical Device Packaging and Labeling Summit.

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How a Label Error Can Ruin a Great Package Design

While the branding of a label on a package is of high importance for any industry manufacturer, overdoing it with branding design and not taking care of the crucial info can cause small to huge errors which can ruin a great package design.

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