The 23 Must-Go Medtech Conferences in 2018

With the number of Medtech conferences growing each year, it’s getting harder and harder to choose where to go and where to spend your time and money.

Don’t worry, as a company much connected to the Medtech world, we decided to do the hard work for you! Yes, we’ve compiled the 23 top conferences you should attend in 2018!


When? March 5-9, 2018

Description: The HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition brings together 40,000+ health IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge health IT products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference.

How much? See options here
Visit Conference Website

2. MedTech Women

When? Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Where? Wilson Sonsini Goorich & Rosati, CA

Description:  Join us for a discussion on how the medtech investing landscape is evolving.  Expert panelists will share insight on who is investing, what they are investing in and how it will change medtech in the future.

How much? $45
Visit Conference Website 

3. 2018 AIUM Annual Convention

When? March 24-28, 2018
Where? New York Hilton Midtown

Description: When it comes to medical ultrasound, there is only 1 event every year that brings together experts from more than 20 medical ultrasound specialties searching for new and innovative solutions to improve patient care: The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Convention provides a unique opportunity to engage with a cross-section of medical experts across numerous specialties, all focused on medical ultrasound.

How much? Too many options, Check it out here
Visit Conference Website

4. Design Of Medical Deviced Conference

When? April 9-12, 2018
Where? Minneapolis, MN

Description: The Design of Medical Devices Conference provides a national forum to bring together top medical device innovators. In its fifteenth year, this MedTech conference includes industry experts as keynote and featured speakers, plus four days of workshops, symposiums, scientific poster sessions, and technical/scientific sessions covering such topics as advances in medical devices, becoming a MedTech innovator, cardiovascular engineering, micro fluidic medical devices, wearable medical devices, and more.

How much? See options here
Visit Conference Website 

5. MedTech Strategist Innovation

When? April 17-19, 2018.
Where? The Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin

Description: This exceptional investment and networking event – recognized by the medical device industry as the leading medical technology investment forum in Europe

How much? $2095 (Cost to present)
Visit Conference Website

6. Medtec Europe

When? 17 – 19 April, 2018
Where? Messe Stuttgart, Germany

Description: Medtec Europe is the preeminent medical technology platform showcasing the key trends and insights across the entire supply chain of the medical technology industry.

How much? 49,50 – 99,50 EUR.
Visit Conference Website 

7. Biomedevice Boston

When? April 18-19, 2018
Where? Boston, MA

Description: The largest medtech event in New England, Biomedevice Boston connects attendees with over 4,000 engineers and executives — as well as more than 400 leading suppliers — across New England’s thriving design and manufacturing industry. Hear from top keynote speakers and explore the Sensors Zone, a dedicated area of the expo floor showcasing how sensors are disrupting multiple facets of your industry.

How much? $399 – $699
Visit Conference Website 

8. MedTech Investing Europe Conference

When? 24-25 April,l 2018
Where? Lausanne, Switzerland

Description? Every MTI event brings together some of the most pro-active and ambitious investors with the most ground-breaking early- to mid-stage life science companies from around the world looking for their next round of investment.

How much? £1,495 – £2990
Visit Conference Website 

9. The Digital MedTech Conference 2018

When? April 24th – 25th, 2018
Where? San Francisco, CA

Description: Industry leaders will provide in-depth and timely updates on The state of medical device cybersecurity, Issues related to FDA requirements, Cybersecurity management practices and more.

How much? $150 – $500
Visit Conference Website 

10. Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2018

When? 25 – 26 April 2018
Where? Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK

Description:  This is the only manufacturing exhibition in the UK featuring more than 130 companies covering packaging, medical electronics, medical plastics, design, sterilisation, components, manufacturing equipment & services. The event also includes conferences addressing key trends and challenges facing the industry and specialist seminars covering critical design, innovation and manufacturing.

How much? Check it out here
Visit Conference Website  

Start expanding your network and landing more business leads!

11. Medicine X

When? April 28-29, 2018
Where? Stanford, United States

Description? The world’s premier patient-centered conference on emerging technology and medicine, Stanford Medicine X attracts the most innovative minds in academia and industry to exchange new ideas about the future of medicine and the role technology will play in improving healthcare.

How much?$699 – $1299
Visit Conference Website

12. Hospital and Healthcare IT

When? May 2-4, 2018
Where? Atlanta, United States

Description:  The Hospital and Healthcare IT Conference is designed for both healthcare providers and suppliers, is focused on networking and educational sessions, as well as a reverse expo for talking with solution providers and learning about new health IT options.

How much? Too many options, Check it out here
Visit Conference Website 

13. MIXiii-BIOMED 2018

When? May 15-17, 2018
Where? David InterContinental Hotel, Tel Aviv, Israel

Description: This year we will explore and aim to fuel the innovations and trends that are shaping the future of healthcare systems and life sciences.

How much? Too many options, Check it out here
Visit Conference Website 

14. Health 2.0 Europe

When? May 27-29, 2018
Where? Barcelona, Spain

Description? showcase and explore the latest innovations in health care in areas including: patient-provider communication, consumer health, genomics, data analytics, corporate wellness and so much more.

How much? Too many options, Check it out here
Visit Conference Website 

15. The Medtech Conference 2018

When? May 31, 2018
Where? Minneapolis, MN

Description? The Medtech Conference is an Unparalleled Gathering of the Leading Innovators, Investors and Executives from around the Nation Discussing the Timeliest Issues and Opportunities.

How much? 1121.25$ – 1195$
Visit Conference Website 

16. MedFit

When? June 26-27, 2018
Where? Strasbourg, France

Description: With 600 international participants from 20+ countries, MedFIT is the first European business convention dedicated to innovation partnerships in the fields of medical technologies and diagnostics and also the European marketplace for investment in these sectors.

How much? 259 – 944, 90 EUR.
Visit Conference Website  

17. AI Summit 2018

When? August 23-24, 2018
Where? Cincinnati, OH

Description: AI Realized. The Xavier Artificial Intelligence Initiative presents AI Summit 2018, August 23-24. Be a part of the future of our industry by: Understanding the current use of AI in the medical device and pharma industries; Exploring cutting-edge possibilities of how the power of AI can be applied to solve your challenges in quality, regulatory, and supply chain; Engaging in AI industry-wide solution discussion sessions; Joining an AI Solution Team during the summit and beyond; Shaping the future of our industry…now.

How much? $200 -$1595
Visit Conference Website   

18. APWCA 2018

When? September 6 – 8, 2018
Where? Hilton Baltimore

Description:  The conference will meet the continuing education needs of multidisciplinary skin and wound healing practitioners, from novice to expert, by providing a forum for educational sessions and interactive workshops that offer comprehensive wound management strategies.

How much? $250 -$800.
Visit Conference Website 


When? September 24 – 26, 2018
Where? Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA

Description:  The MedTech Conference is your opportunity to connect with thousands of medical technology professionals in one place, at one time.

How much? Unknown, registration will open in the spring.
Visit Conference Website  

20. TCT Show 2018

When? September, 25–27, 2018
Where? Birmingham, UK

Description:  The show brings together inspirational speakers, exhibiting companies and thousands of visitors comprised of manufacturers, designers, business leaders, early adopters, innovators and investors to an event where they can see tomorrow’s manufacturing technology today.

How much? Check it out here
Visit Conference Website  

21. Digital healthcare Innovation Summit

When? October 11, 2018
Where? Boston, United States

Description: The Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit is an exclusive annual gathering of entrepreneurs, investors and corporate/strategic executives uniting to address challenges and opportunities to improve the healthcare system with disruptive digital solutions.

How much? $1271.25 -$1395
Visit Conference Website   

22. Generis American Medical Device Summit

When? October 24–25, 2018
Where? Yorktown Center, IL

Description: Setting the standard on how the industry should connect and exchange ideas, the Generis American Medical Device Summit provides insights and strategies to enhance the professional development of executives involved in the design, development and manufacturing of medical devices.

How much? Too many options, Check it out here
Visit Conference Website  

23. Biotech Showcase 2019

When? January 7–9, 2019
Where? HILTON, San Francisco

Description: Calling all biotech entrepreneurs to showcase their company to life science investors and strategic partners during the industry’s most important annual gathering.

How much? Registration will open soon.
Visit Conference Website   

We hope you found our hard work useful, and that you’re ready to pick your events! By the way, we are 3 door digital, a digital marketing agency with a focus in MedTech and B2B strategies. We specialize in building websites that convert into leads, Increasing traffic from Google’s organic results and driving leads through paid advertising. The key is truly understanding your target customer and building the right marketing strategy to pull them into your sales funnel. If you’re interested in receiving a free consultation, get in touch!

Have a great and successful 2018!

Start expanding your network and landing more business leads!


Share on facebook
Share on whatsapp
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Related Articles

One Response

  1. Great list, but you’re missing one of the best conferences of the year:

    The 26th Annual WSGR Medical Device Conference
    June 22, 2018 San Francisco, CA (with pre-conference dinner on June 21 in Menlo Park, CA)

    The 26th Annual Medical Device Conference will focus on understanding the challenges facing the Medtech start-up today, and the strategies that are emerging to respond to these challenges. In a series of topical panels presented over the course of one day, you will hear from industry CEOs, venture capitalists, industry strategists, investment bankers, and market analysts.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Let's Grow Together