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Save the Date: April 17-20, 2023

2022 DMD Conference Proceedings have been published in the ASME Digital Collection!

2022 DMD Conference Events

  • Geoff Martha
    IEM Innovation Week

    Distinguished Lecture

    Geoff Martha

    Chairman and CEO, Medtronic

    Wednesday Luncheon Keynote Speaker - April 13, 2022
  • 5MP (Five-Minute Pitch) Competition
    5MP (Five-Minute Pitch)


    Wed., April 13

    This is a way for researchers to pitch their product concept and design and to get immediate feedback from leaders in medical technology research, engineering & development
  • 2022 Student Design Showcase
    2022 Student Design Showcase

    Tues., April 12

    The purpose of the showcase is to promote and publicize excellence in medical device design by teams of undergraduate and graduate students conducted as part of their course work.
  • 5.10k Fun Run and Road Race
    5.10k Fun Run and Road Race

    Mon., April 11

    Get your heart racing by participating in the DMD Conference 5.10k Road Race & Fun Run! This run is a great way to compete against and causually connect with other people that are participating in the IEM Innovation Week. Family and Dog friendly.
  • Innovation Workshop
    Innovation Workshop

    "Becoming a Medical Technology Innovator"
    Mon., April 11

    In this fast-paced, one-day workshop, you will learn the essentials of being a medical technology innovator and key opinion leader. Topics include: Medical device new product development process · Pre-clinical trials · Understanding med tech markets and needs · Intellectual property · How clinicians can innovate · Building a med tech startup · Creativity and brainstorming · Writing a business plan · Formulating a research question · Case studies of med tech innovation
  • Emerging Medical Innovation Valuation Competition
    2022 Emerging Medical

    Innovation Valuation Competition

    Wed., April 13
    This competition is for inventors (including students, faculty, staff, and corporations) with ideas for new innovations needing investor support to reach the next stage of development.
  • Emerging Technology Forum
    Emerging Technology Forum
    Medical Technology Clinical Trials:
    Where are we and where are we going?

    Clinical trials are essential for demonstrating the safety and efficacy of new medical technology, including new medical devices. Trials can be an early feasibility study of a new wearable, a pivotal trial of a new transcatheter heart valve as part of an FDA premarket approval application, as well as many other forms.
  • 2022 IEM Innovation Week
    2022 IEM Innovation Week

    Monday-Friday, April 11-15, 2022
    IEM Innovation Week hosted events highlighting advances and new directions in medical engineering. Engineering to fight cancer, neurological disorders, failing organs, and many other ailments—it was all at the University of Minnesota!

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Thank you to all of our 2022 sponsors!

For a full sponsor breakdown, please visist the 2022 Sponsor page.

BSci Abbott
Edwards Lifesciences 7-SIGMA SIMULATION SYSTEMS Actalent, Inc. ASME
Basil Systems Characterization Facility Bakken MDC, UMN
Bakken MDC MedWorx, UMN Engineering World Health Minnesota Chapter ESS, UMN
The Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Nonin Perfectus Biomed Group