Plastic in the Medical Device Industry

This seminar will focus on some of the most relevant plastic related topics within the medical device industry and include recent perspectives related to Covid-19 and environmental sustainability


Onsdag d. 02. december 2020

Kl. 09:00 - 16:30

Fra 200 kr.

Whether you are designing components, establishing required documentation, producing complete medical devices or selecting materials, you could benefit from keeping up to date with current available technologies and industry trends.

You will meet colleagues from the medical device industry and be able to discuss different approaches for solving common problems. Naturally, we will follow all official guidelines in connection with Covid-19 so you can feel safe attending the seminar.


09:00 - 09:30 Registration and light breakfast

09:30 - 09:40 Welcome by ATV-SEMAPP

09:40 - 10:15 How to establish design criteria to avoid environmental stress cracking by Nicolai Schmidt, Materials Specialist at Engineering, Analysis & Materials – Device R&D, Novo Nordisk A/S

10:15 - 10:50 On a journey of doing sustainable innovation by circular design for the future of sustainable hospitals by Nicklas Christian Funk, Sustainability Engineer, Global Innovation, Ambu A/S

10:50 - 11:15 Coffee break and networking

11:15 - 11:50 Our Journey Towards Zero Environmental Impact by Jesper Bøgelund, Materials Expert, Device R&D, Novo Nordisk A/S

11:50 - 12:25 Thermo Plastic Elastomers (TPEs) for Healthcare from Avient Corporation by Etienne Perrony, Business Development & Key Account Manager, Avient Corporation

12:25 - 13:25 Lunch

13:25 - 13:35 Feedback on the Polymer Steering group's suggestions for upcoming seminars

13:35 - 14:10 Evaluating and designing durable polyester materials by Emil Andersen, Materials Platform Manager, LEGO Systems A/S

14:10 - 14:45 Indispensable but not without challenges: medical plastics and the corona crisis by Ole Grøndahl Hansen, CEO, PVC Informationsrådet

14:45 - 15:10 Coffee break and networking

15:10 - 15:45 Surface modification used in the fight against Covid-19 (online presentation) by Sune Lund Sporring, Polymer Material Specialist, Thermo Fischer Scientific

15:45 - 16:20 Tribology of medical devices by Ion Sivebæk, Associate Professor, DTU Mechanical Engineering & Research Scientist, Novo Nordisk

16:20 - 16:30 Closing remarks

Registration fee
 DKK 1.995 Members of ATV-SEMAPP and promoting organizations
 DKK 2,495 Non-members
 DKK 975 PhD students
 DKK 200 BSc and MSc students (Membership is free of charge – register here. Early bird discount does not apply)

All prices are exclusive of 25% VAT.

Early bird discount of DKK 500 when registering before 14. november 2020.

Covid-19 Safe participation

The event will be online!

Registration is binding, however substitutions are accepted at any time. Just remember to let us know who will be replacing you so we know who to welcome.

The event is organized by ATV SEEMAPP and promoted by IDA Polymer.

There is no online registration at ida.dk. Registration is handled directly by ATV Semapp. Conditions, participation fees and sign up can be found here >




Onsdag d. 02. december 2020

Kl. 09:00 - 16:30



200 kr.


1.995 kr.

Medlem af arrangør

1.995 kr.


1.995 kr.


1.995 kr.


1.995 kr.


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