LogiMed 2017

18 - 19 October, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

+44 (0) 207 368 9766

 Michael Kipping
Michael Kipping Group Manager, Medical Devices Safety & Surveillance MHRA

Group Manager at Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) responsible for safety & surveillance of medical devices in the UK. Prior to joining MHRA, worked for 10+ years in commercial roles within the medical device industry (primarily in cardiac rhythm management).

Day 1

1:40 PM SYNERGY WORKSHOP: Critical guidance on how to implement the UDI (Unique Device Identification) from a SC perspective - How can you fully prepare for the imminent changes?

  • How to successfully implement GS1: What are the hurdles and how to overcome these 
  • Comparison of the different agencies for bar codes: GS1, HIBCC and ICBBA  
  • How to label the products and package correctly - Should you invest in new e-labelling software?  
  • How has the UDI helped improve visibility and inventory management?  
  • How to communicate effectively with your regulatory department 
  • Implementation of either printer/label tech on the lines or software infrastructure  
  • What can we learn from the pharmaceutical and retail industries?  
  • What can we learn from the US medical device industry? Impact and implementation of the new Medical Device Directive