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Medtech Ideation & Brainstorming

Thursday, October 19, 2017 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Lecture Theatre M6-502

Speaker: Dr. Joseph Ferenbok, Director, Translational Research Program at University of Toronto

Abstract: This workshop tackles the process of developing new concepts or ideas that are designed to address well-defined clinical needs. Topics that will be covered include:
(i) why ideation matters to innovation and new product development;
(ii) ideation methods; and
(iii) methods for finding the best ideas among a large quantity of ideas.

The workshop also includes a group brainstorming activity where attendees will break into groups and will be guided through a series of brainstorming methods to develop a new medical device concept.

Registration available online.