The University of Minnesota's Earl E. Bakken Medical Devices Center (part of the Institute for Engineering in Medicine), the College of Science and Engineering and the Department of Mechanical Engineering presents the 17th Annual Design of Medical Devices Conference, April 15, 16-18, 2019. The world's largest medical device conference will be held at the Graduate Minneapolis & McNamara Alumni Center, located on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus.
"It was a brilliant few days. The conference was excellent, everyone was exceptionally friendly and positive, and it was great to see first hand the possibilities for synergy between our institutions."
- 2015 Conference Speaker -
- Provide a national forum to bring together world-class medical device designers, researchers, manufacturers, and the public sector to share perspectives and innovations in medical device design,
- Showcase the University of Minnesota as a leader in the medical device community, and
- Raise funds from corporate sponsorships to support medical device education at the University of Minnesota