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Virtual Engineering Week is bringing a full week of best-in-class education to the global design, engineering, and manufacturing communities. Join us each morning to hear from medical device industry professionals during the Medtech Mornings series, and in the afternoons to learn from engineering and manufacturing experts in areas like 3D printing, smart manufacturing, packaging, materials and sustainability, and career development.

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Custom Compounds: Contributing to Successful Device Design

Karl Hoppe  (Senior Product Development Engineer, RTP Company)

Bob Williams  (Global Account Manager – Healthcare, RTP Company)

Date: Thursday, December 3

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Track: Innovation Power Hour

Vault Recording: TBD

In this educational presentation, you’ll learn how custom thermoplastic compounds can enhance device and component performance, lengthen product life, and help differentiate, identify, and market your products. With thoughtful material selection, there are a number of value-added technologies that can overcome the challenges that are unique to medical device and equipment design, and position these applications for success.