In collaboration with the Global Innovation Clusters

Tech Biz Day - From Innovation to Medical Electronics

An event dedicated to all stakeholders in the Medtech ecosystem



Thursday, October 17th, 2019 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Hotel NH Lyon Airport, Lyon


Program of the Day

09:00 - 09:15: Welcome (Minalogic)

09:15 - 09:30: CEO introduction (X-FAB)

09:30 - 10:00: Overview of Medical products using X-FAB Technologies (X-FAB)

10:00 - 10:30: X-FAB’s support along the customer journey (X-FAB)

10:30 - 11:00: Break

11:00 - 11:30: Trends in Healthcare (Yole)

11:30 - 12:30: The application of silicon chips in Healthcare (X-FAB customers)

  • Miniaturizing medical grade infrared temperature sensors: on the verge of massive adoption (Melexis NV, Joris Roels, Marketing manager Temperature Sensors)
  • Biochemical detection at the Point of Care driven by a CMOS/MEMS sensor (Boehringer Ingelheim, Dr Heinz Schoeder, Head of Global Diagnostics & Monitoring R&D)
  • Nanotechnology for point-of-care diagnostics (Abionic, Iwan Märki, CTO and Co-Founder)

12:30 - 14:00: Lunch

14:00 - 17:00: 3 Parallel sessions:

  • Explore the medical value chain with X-FAB (Booths)

    • X-FAB France: Manufacturing at X-FAB
    • Medical applications done in X-FAB Technologies
    • X-FAB support and services
    • Open Innovation

  • Technologies for Medical devices (Talks)


Dr. Romano Hoofman

Program Director Innovation Services and Solutions

How technology will revolutionize healthcare


Hervé Naudet

Analog ASIC For Stroke Treatment Using X-FAB XT018 Process Technology


J.F. (Jeroen) Langendam

VP Marketing & Business Development

Integrated design to enable next generation wearable medical devices - Advances in high quality electrophysiology (EEG/ECG/EMG) amplifiers


La petite puce,
Biosystems Engineer

Customized chip design for optical and wireless sensors

CEA Grenoble

Nicolas Verplanck

Advanced Packaging Technology Building Blocks for medical devices



Hub4aim : A one-stop shop to secure industrialization of your medical device


David Gomez,
Sr. Director of Engineering

Advanced Assembly through Micro-Transfer

Iroc Technologies

Dan Alexandrescu

Recipes and Ingredients for Safe and Reliable Microelectronics for Medical Applications

Microdul AG

Dr. Philip J. Poole
Director Semiconductors

Contract Manufacture for Implantable Medical Devices

  • Business to Business discussions (F2F organized in confidential setting)



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(Registration deadline: October 1st, 2019)


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