Oberkochen | Oct 11-12, 2023

ZEISS Insights | Medical Days

Quality assurance trends for medical plastics

Network within quality assurance for medical plastics

Best practices of well-known MedTech companies

Live demos of latest quality assurance technology

Quality assurance is key in the medical field, especially when it comes to products made from precision injection molding techniques. With strict industry standards, performing efficient and effective quality controls on a high volume of components can be challenging.

Join the ZEISS Insights | Medical Days international live event in Oberkochen, Germany on October 11th -12th, 2023 and learn from experienced speakers in the medical industry. We’ll share insights on the latest industry trends and best practices in quality assurance of medical plastics. From measuring the smallest features to evaluating transparent plastics and materials sensitive to bending, we’ve got you covered.

Expect two days of networking, discuss with experienced speakers from medical companies and elevate your knowledge in demo sessions directly at the machines. The event will take place in English language.

Registration is closed.


11:30 – 13:15

Check-in and Lunch

13:15 – 13:30

Johannes Kohl, Global Head of ZEISS Medical Industry Solutions

13:30 – 14:00

Introduction ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions
Dr. Robert Zarnetta, Head of Customer Segment Management

14:00 – 14:30

Quality assurance during tool manufacturing
Benjamin Beverborg, Strategic Account Manager and Stephan Keller, Quality Manager at Husky

14:30 – 15:00

Challenges in quality assurance of injection molding process
Oliver Burgel, Global Executive VP Operations Procurement HR & Quality MDS (EVP) at Gerresheimer AG

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00

Quality assurance in injection-molded & assembled parts by PPA (Processing Point Analysis)
Giuseppe Nocerino, Industrial Engineering Manager at Fresenius Medical Care

16:00 – 16:15

Guideline news: „New VDI guideline for validation of injection molding processes”
Hans-Georg Pfaff, Director Medical Device at IQC Group

16:15 – 16:30

EU GMP Annex 1 manufacture of sterile medicinal products
Roberto Curseri, Head of Quality Management at SCHOTT Pharma AG

16:30 – 17:00

Expectations of supply chain concerning quality assurance
Thomas Tröstler, VP Procurement at Carl Zeiss Meditec AG

17:00 – 18:30

Customer Center Tour Carl Zeiss Meditec AG and ZEISS Museum Tour

18:30 – open


08:00 – 08:30

From Design to finished medical plastics parts
David Shute, Global Head of Application ZEISS Medical Industry Solutions                                                                                

8:30 – 13:00

Demo sessions: Quality gates and applications trends medical plastics

- Mold Manufacturing – Electrode Measurement & Assembly Control
- Reverse Engineering
- Automated Quality Solutions
- Industrial Microscopy Solutions
- CMM & VMM Technology
- Computed Tomography Solutions
- FDA 21 CFR Part 11 Software
- Software for Supplier Management

Incl. Coffee Break

13:00 – 13:15

Summary and farewell
Johannes Kohl, Global Head of ZEISS Medical Industry Solutions
David Shute, Global Head of Applications ZEISS Medical Industry Solutions



Event location

Carl-Zeiss-Straße 22
73447 Oberkochen
Parking information

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