MedTech Regulatory Awards

2018 MedTech Regulatory Awards 

Recognizing the Impact and Innovation of Regulatory Affairs Professionals 

This event is to honor regulatory affairs professionals in the MedTech industry and their efforts to improve global public health. Celebrate regulatory affairs achievements with your colleagues and the lasting impact of your work on people’s lives from making safe and advanced MedTech products and practices available to the public.

The event will take place on the evening of October 2nd , 2018 in beautiful Vancouver, B.C. Your ticket includes light refreshments, a welcome drink and access to view the Lind art exihibit. This invitation is extended to all medical device professionals and we encourage you to bring your friends and colleagues, as well! Tickets will available at the door, as well. 

All ticket proceeds will be going towards the Arazy Group Start-Up Initiative, a program that helps young MedTech start-up companies achieve US- FDA, CE Mark and ISO13485 certification at a significantly lower cost. The Arazy Group uses its own LICENSALE.COM® technology to help bring new and innovative MedTech products faster to the marketplace.

About the Awards

MedTech Regulatory Award To recognize exceptional effort made by regulatory affairs professionals and their teams in bringing advanced medical technology and practices to patients and physicians around the world. This award is open to regulatory affairs professionals from manufacturing companies.  

MedTech Impact Award To recognize the global impact of a specific MedTech product and the regulatory team behind its universal market access. This year the OraSure HIV Self Test Kit and its introduction to developing countries across Africa will be receiving the MedTech Impact Award.  

Photo Gallery- 2018 MedTech Regulatory Awards 

 Event Details 

This year the MedTech Regulatory Awards will be held at the Polygon Gallery in Lonsdale Quay on Vancouver's beautiful North Shore. Come ride Vancouver's SeaBus to the event for a stunning view of the city's skyline and mountains.

The SeaBus ride is 15 minutes long and roundtrip tickets will be provided for all attendees. 

Address: 101 Carrie Cates Court North Vancouver, BC V7M 3J4  

Date: 7:30 P.M. Tuesday, October 2nd 2018

2018 Lineup

Master of Ceremonies 

 Joe Hage  

Leader of Medical Devices Group  

Founder & CEO of Medical Marcom

2018 MedTech Impact Award Recipient

Tiffany Miller 

Director, Regulatory Affairs of OraSure Technologies

Accepting on behalf of the OraSure Global Regulatory Affairs Team

2018 MedTech Regulatory Award Recipient

Jennifer Grimes 

Manager, Regulatory Affairs of Luminex Corporation  

Accepting on behalf of the Luminex Global Regulatory Affairs Team  

2018 MedTech Regulatory Award Recipient

Kate Linak  

Manager, Regulatory Affairs of Luminex Corporation  

Accepting on behalf of the Luminex Global Regulatory Affairs Team  

MedTech Regulatory Innovation Talk  

Benjamin Arazy  

President & CEO of Arazy Group Consultants Inc.

Event Schedule  

7:30 PM BC Wine Hour in the Polygon Gallery Lobby  

8:15 PM Opening Remarks & A Taste of the Pacific North West  

8:45 PM Awards Ceremony & MedTech Regulatory Innovation Talk

9:15 PM Networking over Artisan Chocolate  

10:00 PM Closing Remarks 

Hosted by Arazy Group Consultants 

Arazy Group is a global regulatory affairs firm providing customized registration and license management solutions to medical and IVD device manufacturers. Arazy Group created LICENSALE.COM® which is a cloud-based, global product registration service that streamlines, simplifies, and expedites the approval process for all types of MedTech devices. LICENSALE.COM® is proven to reduce time to market and overall regulatory cost by as much as 50%.


2018 MedTech Regulatory Awards