EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The March 6 “Medical Equipment Design” online event hosted by IHS GlobalSpec, recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), drew more than 1,100 participants, with 83 percent of attendees reporting they are decision makers within their organizations. The free online event is now available on demand to give engineers and industrial professionals easy access to educational presentations and industry-leading supplier resources from the live-day event.
IHS GlobalSpec’s “Medical Equipment Design” online event provided opportunities to learn about the latest advances and developments in the areas of medical grade materials and products; electrical and electronic components and equipment; computers, imaging, and software; plus home healthcare and diagnostics. Participants also were able to meet with leading suppliers to the medical manufacturing and design industry. By attending this event attendees networked directly with other industry professionals and participated in educational sessions that helped their businesses remain profitable and competitive in today's marketplace.
Industrial professionals took advantage of these learning and networking opportunities from the convenience of their desktops, without having to budget for travel expenses or lose time away from the office.
“Our Medical Equipment Design event was a unique opportunity for attendees to hear from speakers and interact with some of the leading suppliers about the latest technologies in this industry,” said Donna Lewis, director of e-publishing and e-events for IHS GlobalSpec. “For our exhibitors, this was a powerful forum to showcase their products, innovations and technologies in front of a highly engaged and captivated audience.”
Speakers and topics at the event included:
Companies exhibiting at this event included: Interpower Corporation; Alconox, Inc.; Electrochem Solutions, Inc.; Galil Motion Control; ACE Controls Inc.; Dicronite; Elasto Proxy Inc.; GT Schmidt Marking Systems; Hamilton Co.; IHS Inc.; item America, LLC; Plastics Color Corporation; and Thermo Fisher Scientific - Thermo Scientific Baths, Circulators & Chillers.
For more information on exhibiting opportunities for the Medical Equipment Design online event in 2014, download an exhibitor kit or call 800.261.2052.
GlobalSpec, recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), is the leading provider of digital media solutions designed to connect industrial marketers with their target audience of engineering, technical, industrial, scientific and manufacturing sector professionals. GlobalSpec provides its registered users with a domain-expert search engine to search more than 50,000 supplier catalogs by specification, a broad range of proprietary and aggregated Web-based content, over 15 annual online events, and more than 70 e-newsletters - helping them search for and locate products and services, learn about suppliers and access comprehensive technical content. For suppliers, GlobalSpec helps generate awareness, demand and engagement opportunities among the professionals they are looking to reach – from inbox to desktop, through networks and via real-time engagement.
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