July 24, 2008; 8:00-9:30am
Emerging Enterprise Center, Foley Hoag LLP, 1000 Winter Street, North Entrance, Suite 4000, Waltham, MA
The Medical Device Market in Russia
Thursday, July 24, 2008
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Emerging Enterprise Center
Foley Hoag LLP
1000 Winter Street
Registration - Free and Open to MassMEDIC Members Only
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International Medical Device Manufacturers Association
After many years of neglect, the Russian government has begun to address the deficiencies of their healthcare system and the impending demographic crisis in that country. As a result, the Russian market for medical equipment is a at turning point, presenting market opportunities for foreign manufacturers that did not exist in previous years.
Current imports of foreign-made medical instruments to Russia are estimated at $1 billion per year and are growing at 20 percent per year. Russian manufacturers cannot compete at the high end of this market, making Russia's healthcare infrastructure an especially attractive target for U.S. medical device companies.
Our featured speaker, Mr. Robert Rosen, is the Former Chairman of the International Medical Device Manufacturers Association, a Moscow-based organization for U.S. medtech companies doing business in Russia. Mr. Rosen has recently retired from Medtronics after a long business career in Russia.
This morning briefing will be held at Foley Hoag's Emerging Enterprise Center and is open to all MassMEDIC and USRCCNE members free of charge.
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