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The Best Medical Device Events and Conferences in 2023


As we bid adieu to 2022 and welcome 2023, the Life Sciences industry is gearing up for another year of medical device conferences and trade shows. Generally speaking, conferences and trade shows in any industry are a great way to stay on top of today’s rapid and often overwhelming developments in the industry. This also provides you with a platform for peer learning, assessing your product-market fit, and competitor analysis.

We have handpicked our favorite medical device conferences and trade shows 2023 in this article. Enjoy!

Top Europe-Based Medical Device Conferences 2023

6th Annual European Medical Device and Diagnostic Quality Assurance & Control and Supplier Quality Management Conference

    • Location: Holiday Inn Berlin Airport - Conference Centre

    • Dates: March 21-22, 2023

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Professionals working in Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Supplier Quality Management can attend this conference to delve into smart strategies to enhance Quality management practices. In addition, the event will touch upon the modelling of best practices and innovative techniques for building robust Product and Supplier Quality Management.

What can you expect from the conference?

    • Highly interactive sessions supported by real-life business examples, case studies, Q&A sessions, and roundtable discussions led by experienced professionals.
    • Get tips on Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Supplier Quality Management.
    • Reflect on key trends and requirements and their implications for Quality while complying with the EU MDR & IVDR.
    • Gain actionable takeaways for Quality Assurance, control, and Supplier Quality Management Systems.


MedtecLIVE with T4M

    • Location: Exhibition Centre Nuremberg / Messe Stuttgart
    • Dates: May 23-24, 2023

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What can you expect from the trade show?

    • Numerous exhibitors with exciting products and projects.
    • Current topics of industrial interest and futuristic topics that will define the industry’s future will be discussed and explored in-depth.


The MedTech Forum 2023

The MedTech Forum 2023 is the most significant medical device conference in Europe and has been a pivotal event to attend since 2007.

    • Location: Convention Centre Dublin
    • Dates: May 30-June 1, 2023

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What can you expect from the conference?

    • Plenary sessions and parallel sessions.
    • Ask the expert roundtables.
    • Networking breaks.


Medtech Innovation Expo 2023

If you are looking for medical device conferences in the UK, then you must consider attending MedTech Innovation Expo 2023! It is organized every year by Rapid MedTech Communications. The MedTech Innovation Expo is the UK and Ireland’s leading medical design and manufacturing technology event.

    • Location: NEC, Birmingham, UK
    • Dates: June 7-8, 2023

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What can you expect from the trade show?

    • Live demonstrations of the latest machines, technologies, products, and services while networking with 4,000+ designers, engineers, innovators, and manufacturers across the medical and healthcare sector.
    • Discover new solutions, materials, machines, applications, and suppliers.
    • Inspiring speeches by thought leaders across three conference stages as they discuss MedTech, medical plastics, digital health tech, pharmaceutical manufacturing technologies, startups, and more.


Medical Imaging Convention 2023

If you are looking for medical device conferences in the AI/ML domain, then the Medical Imaging Convention should be your next event. It offers several seminars focusing on breakthrough innovations in imaging diagnosis and treatment. The six key areas of the event are as follows: MRI, CT, X-ray, ultrasound, breast screening, and AI/ML.

    • Location: Online Event
    • Dates: November 15-16, 2023

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The event attendees can expect to gain access to the most up-to-date research, innovation, and developments that will enable improved patient response, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness of medical imaging in the UK.

Top USA-Based Medical Device Conferences 2023

HIMSS21 Conference

HIMSS21 is expected to be one of the largest medical device conferences in 2023. The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) organizes it annually to bring together information and technology professionals, healthcare executives and clinicians, consultants, entrepreneurs, and market suppliers from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge products, and powerful networking are all hallmarks of this industry-leading conference.

    • Location: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
    • Dates: April 17-21, 2023

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What can you expect from the conference?

    • Connect with fellow patient advocates to advance care and access through the power of information and technology.
    • Unlock valuable resources designed to help you realize your dynamic vision in an evolving healthcare ecosystem.
    • Discover the latest technology solutions and examine core strategies for mitigating risks and ensuring compliance.
    • Collaborate with industry experts to address challenges, strengthen partnerships and accelerate business transformation.


Invest 2023

If you are looking to network with investors in the Life Sciences, then you should attend Invest 2023. This event connects you with active investors and corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with the most promising healthcare startups.

    • Location: Ritz-Carlton, Chicago, IL
    • Dates: May 22-24, 2023

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What can you expect from the conference?

    • Opportunity to pitch your healthcare startup to the active investors.
    • Interact with active investors.


MD&M West Expo

MD&M West is one of the most renowned medical device conferences organized by Informa to bring together MedTech engineers, business leaders, disruptive companies, and innovative thinkers to create powerful solutions and life-changing medical devices.

    • Location: Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA
    • Dates: February 7-9, 2023

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What can you expect from the conference?

    • Explore over 1,400 suppliers and developers showcasing the latest and most innovative manufacturing operations solutions.
    • Meet with other attendees, speakers, and exhibitors, and preview their white papers using the smart event platform.


World Conference on Quality & Improvement

If you are looking to build a solid Quality and improvement culture in your organization, then you must attend WCQI 2023. The purpose of this major event is to reinforce the essentials of total Quality management, continuous improvement, ISO standards, data integration, and embrace emerging, universal concepts, including culture, diversity, and ESG (environmental, social, and governance). It is organized every year by the American Society for Quality.

    • Location: Philadelphia, PA
    • Dates: May 7-10, 2023

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What can you expect from the conference?

    • Learn how Quality processes and methodologies bolster your organization's response to risks like supply chain, economic pressures, and global volatility.
    • Get inspired to spark a culture of excellence and a sustainable, strong foundation for success in your organization.



Organized by Informa, BIOMEDevice Boston is one of the medical device conferences in 2023 that you should definitely attend if you call the East Coast home. It showcases emerging technologies and trends from cutting-edge engineers, innovative thinkers, and business leaders who are impacting the progression of the world’s biotechnology.

    • Location: Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA
    • Dates: September 20-21, 2023

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What can you expect from the conference?

    • Live demos to uncover the latest technologies, solutions, and market-ready products from more than 200 biomed suppliers.
    • Gain access to industry experts with exciting keynote sessions, expert-led panel discussions, the Master Class Start-up Series conference program, and more.
    • Connect with over 1,500 biomedical device engineers and buyers for new business ventures, products, and solutions.


What’s Next for You in 2023?

Conferences and trade shows are one of the best ways to gain valuable knowledge, expertise, and contacts in this industry. In addition, attending conferences and trade shows can put you on the fast track to solve complex issues and challenges.

Are you excited to attend any these events? Let us know which medical device conferences and trade shows you’re already looking forward to attend in 2023!


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