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8TH ANNUAL MEDICAL DEVICE STRATEGIC PRICING CONFERENCE

Blending Stakeholder Perspectives including IDN, Health System & GPO Contracting Decision Makers with Industry Expert Utilizing Advanced Pricing Models to Leverage Risk Agreements, Overcoming Competition & Transparency Concerns in an Evolving Reimbursement & Health Policy Environment
SEPTEMBER 11-12, 2018 | CHARLOTTE, NC | CHARLOTTE MARRIOTT SOUTHPARK

8TH ANNUAL MEDICAL DEVICE CONTRACTING AND STRATEGIC ACCOUNTS CONFERENCE

Establishing and Building Relationships with Key Customers through Increased Value Metrics and Contract Effectiveness, while Leveraging GPOs and Increasing Risk Share to Maintain an Advantage in a Highly Competitive Market
SEPTEMBER 11-12, 2018 | CHARLOTTE, NC | CHARLOTTE MARRIOTT SOUTHPARK

10TH ANNUAL MANAGED MARKETS AND ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES CONFERENCE

Amplifying Market and Patient Access through Securing Prime Formulary Position with Comprehensive Awareness of Managed Care Utilization Processes, Policy Changes Impacting Medicare & Medicaid Trends, and Innovative Contracting Strategies
SEPTEMBER 12-13, 2018 | SAN ANTONIO, TX | GRAND HYATT SAN ANTONIO

8TH ANNUAL EU MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATORY AFFAIRS CONFERENCE

Clarifying the Notified Body Redesignation Status & Product Recertification Capacity by 2020 Comprehensive Prioritization of Tasks to Optimize the Remaining Transition Time Ensuring Pragmatic Legacy Device Business Decisions as well as & QMS Readiness
SEPTEMBER 18-19, 2018 | BRUSSELS, BELGIUM | HILTON BRUSSELS GRAND PLACE

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CONFERENCES 

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.

WEBINARS

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.

FORUMS

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.

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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.

Navigating the Evolving Pricing Landscape

Over the past decade, there has been a significant shift in medical device purchasing, pricing, reimbursement and support. Several professionals in this industry, including medical device manufacturers, health systems, as well as patients have had to adjust to the...

Can UX Save Lives?

Human factors and usability testing professionals play an integral role during medical device design and post-market operations. In order to ensure medical devices are intuitive for HCP and patient use, human factors teams must develop safety validation strategies and...

Exploring 5 Trends in Enterprise Labeling

Navigating and staying ahead of the curve in the labeling industry can be challenging. There are evolving technologies, regulations and trends to keep in mind. Manufacturing.net recently published a two-part article that explores the challenges within enterprise...

What’s Next? Brexit, Medical Devices and Beyond

As regulatory professionals continue to adapt to EU’s Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR), another challenge that many in the medical device industry face is the reality of Brexit. As a result of the changing regulations, there is...

The War on Germs: How Robots are Revolutionizing Sterilization

When we think of hospitals and healthcare facilities, many tend to think about how these places are havens of cleanliness and sterility. And while this is generally a fact, according to a recent CDC report on Healthcare-Associate Infections (HAIs), “On any given day,...

The Emergence of Co-Pay Accumulator Programs and the Impact on the Pharmaceutical Industry

The Emergence of Co-Pay Accumulator Programs and the Impact on the Pharmaceutical Industry   U.S. health plans are seeing a shift in drug costs from payers to manufacturers and patients and co-pay accumulator programs are responsible. These programs have emerged over...

Women in the Future of Data Privacy

Women in the Future of Data Privacy Patricia Hillbrands, Jennifer Mitchell, and Cindy Ping will be on a panel moderated by Stephanie Carter, PhD, at the Life Science Data Privacy Governance & GDPR Alignment Conference on July 26-27 in Philadelphia, PA....

How The VA Is Improving Cybersecurity

It’s no surprise that organizations across industries are taking measures to ensure top medical device cybersecurity for their clients, customers and products. Government entities are certainly no strangers to this process. The Department of Veterans Affairs recently...

Impact of EU MDR on Notified Bodies

As medical device companies are beginning to transition towards the EU Medical Device Regulation standards, there is no denying that Notified Bodies are also making strides to meet the May 2020 deadline. According to a recent article, the new regulations include...

Understanding the FDA Cybersecurity Go-Team

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently unveiled the Medical Device Safety Action Plan: Protecting Patients, Promoting Public Health, a comprehensive plan with the goal of assessing processes and procedures in order to enhance medical device security in an ever-evolving technological landscape.

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