PHDCCI Conference

Interactive Video Conference on Preparing for Licensing Norms for Class A and Class B Medical Devices (w.r.t 1st October 2022)

Chandigarh Chapter, PHDCCI is organizing 4th in the MDR-17 Series, Interactive Video Conference on Preparing for Licensing Norms for Class A and Class B Medical Devices (w.r.t 1st October 2022) as per the following schedule:

Day & Date: Friday, 24 June 2022
Time: 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Platform: Zoom

Session Highlights
• Regulation of medical devices and recent amendments
• Steps to Licensing for Class A & Class B Devices/Products
• QMS requirements for Medical Devices
• Demonstrating Product Compliance as per MDR-17
• Challenges faced by Medical Devices Manufacturers

Key Speakers
• Dr. Ravi Kant Sharma, Deputy Drugs Controller, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Government of India, New Delhi
• Mr. M G Sathyendra, Consultant & Trainer – Global Certifications
• Mr. Hemant Bhardwaj, Founder & President, Global Medical Devices Experts Foundation
• Mr. P.K.Minocha, Director, Meril Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd., Chala Gujarat
• Dr. Sanjiiiv Rehlan, Chief Executive Officer, Shalex Overseas & Member, Association of Indian Medical Device Industry (AIMED), New Delhi
• Ms. Rama Venugopal, President, Consultants Consortium of Chennai & Executive Director, Value Added Corporate Services (P) Ltd., Chennai

Please register in advance by clicking the link:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpcuGhqT0oE9MghceheO3F_QWzn45B7CTc

You tube link of the session is also appended.
https://youtu.be/1AHq92C_F2A

You may send your questions to rimneet.kaur@phdcci.in prior to the session.
The relevant questions will be answered during the programme.

For any query, you may contact:
Ms. Rimneet Kaur, Resident Director, PHD Chamber
Mob:+91 81460 02297 | Email: rimneet.kaur@phdcci.in

Mr. Avneet Singh, Sr. Resident Officer, PHD Chamber
Mob:+91 8283848012 | Email: avneet.singh@phdcci.in

Technology Transfer Call

Expression of Interest For Transfer of Technology from CDAC

Announcement from CDAC – CENTRE FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ADVANCED COMPUTING

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) is the premier R&D organization of Ministry of  Electronics& Information Technology (Meity) for carrying out R&D in IT, Electronics and associated areas. More details about C-DAC can be found at www.cdac.in

CDAC, Mohali, originally established as CEDTI (Center for Electronics Design & Technology of India) in the year 1989 is a leading organization of the Ministry of Electronics and IT, Govt. of India for electronics and related technologies. The electronics section has executed several Govt. Of India projects in fields of medical and agriculture. A few products / technologies developed during the course of different projects / initiatives have been refined are being offered for ‘Transfer of technology’. At this point of time, the following products are offered on a non-exclusive basis. After due process as per the CDAC’s ToT policy, the successful bidder shall be provided full technical support to productionise and market the products in Indian markets as per the applicable norms. 

  1. Mini Hydroponics system &
  2. Wireless auscultation training system
  3. MK-1ARS

The technology will be transferred on non-exclusive basis. 

      The procedure shall involve the following steps – 

  1. Call for Expression of interest. The interested Organizations/Entrepreneurs/Agencies can inspect the prototype of the product at CDAC Mohali, before submitting their sealed bid of EoI
  2. The TOT committee will analyze received EoI’s on the basis of Technical and financial position, capability and reputation of the applicants. The short listed applicants shall be asked for submission of their sealed best price (financial) bids.
  3. TOT Committee will do the screening and issue offer letters for TOT to one or more applicants based on highest bid or higher than the certain minimum fixed by the empowered authority. 
  4. The selected Organizations/Entrepreneurs/Agencies will pay the TOT fees and sign the agreement for TOT.CDAC will then transfer the technology, hand over all the supporting documents and will provide full technical support and training to the TOT partner.

The ToT package shall contain the following 

  1. Document(s) for design and fabrication with block diagram and schematic level explanation of the system.
  2. Bill of Materials of the total system.
  3. Gerber files for PCB design.
  4. Source code of the software.
  5. Test plan and procedure.
  6. Guidelines for field trial and commissioning.
  7. Training.
  8. Handholding support for a period of 6 months.

General terms & conditions 

  1. The last date for receipt of EoI in the attached template (format) is 6 pm. of  31st  January , 2022. 
  2. This transfer of technology shall be on a non-exclusive basis. 
  3. An expert committee will scrutinize the applications for follow-up action. The applicants may be called for a presentation regarding their strengths and business proposals. 
  4. All incidental expenditure incurred in preparation/ submission or presentation of the EoI shall be borne by the participating Organizations/Entrepreneurs/Agencies.
  5. Participation in this EoI does not guarantee any association with C-DAC unless notified by C-DAC in writing. 
  6. C-DAC reserves the right of rejecting any offer without assigning reasons. 
  7. Any offer received after due date/time will not be accepted. 
  8. There is neither a business guarantee nor any commitment for funding support from C-DAC to the appointed/ Empanelled agencies. 
  9. A Committee of experts constituted by the competent authority (Director General, CDAC in congruence with Executive Director, CDAC Mohali) will assess capabilities and strengths of the applicant/industry before finalizing the TOT. The minimum turnover of the organization in last three years and/or the manufacturing capabilities may be fixed as one of the eligibility criteria for short listing o f the applicants. 
  10. The shortlisted applicants shall then be invited for financial bidding. C-DAC Mohali reserves the right for asking security fee. Based on value quoted and subject to minimum fixed by committee; one or more of the applicants shall be selected for TOT. 
  11. The selected applicant willing to take technology for commercial exploitation will be required to enter into a ToT agreement with C-DAC as per the terms and conditions approved by the competent authority for the purpose. 
  12. The decision of the committee/ Director General, C-DAC / Executive Director C-DAC, Mohali shall be binding on all concerned. 

Who can apply? 

•Organizations/Entrepreneurs/Agencies with experience or interest in Electronics or Information    and Communications Technology (ICT) 

•Organizations/Entrepreneurs/Agencies willing to take up the local production and    manufacturing of Electronic Stethoscope.

How to apply? 

Interested Organizations/Entrepreneurs/Agencies may send expression of interest with their details by filling the questionnaire as per Annexure – A along with supporting documents to following address. 

The participants may then be asked for financial bidding for the transfer of technology. 

Executive Director  
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) 
A 34, Phase VIII Industrial  Area, Mohali(Near Chandigarh)Punjab ,INDIA
Phone: +91-172-6619000, 2237052-57
Fax: +91-172-2237050-51

Note: For any queries please contact : 
Ms. Brijinder Kaur Tel: + 91-172-6619073, 
Email: brijinder@cdac.in

Download the EoI Document here for more detailed information :

Source : https://www.cdac.in/index.aspx?id=pdf_inviting_EoI_website_banner_F

Medical Devices Webinar

Shaping India’s Medical Devices Regulatory Framework: Global Best Practices and Priorities

India’s medical devices industry is poised for significant growth in the next five years, with the market size expected to reach $50 billion by 2025. It includes both large multinationals and small to medium enterprises (SMEs), and it is growing at an unprecedented scale: its current market size is estimated to be nearly $10 billion. 

TIC Council fully supports the crafting of a robust medical devices rules regulatory and policy framework which lays a strong foundation towards ensuring a robust quality and conformity ecosystem for medical devices in India. 

In the healthcare sector, patient and operator safety are of paramount importance, which makes it imperative for medical devices to be of high quality and safe for their intended use, therefore a rapidly evolving medical device industry needs hand holding from all stakeholders, in order to be able to realize the government’s vision of quality and affordable healthcare for all. 

Embarking on the mission of patient safety in India, TIC council is organizing a two-day webinar on Shaping India’s Medical Devices Regulatory Framework: Global Best Practices & Priorities. The webinar will witness the presence of senior policy makers from Ministries & regulatory bodies of India, E.U & U.S along with senior industry leaders from the medical devices and TIC industry, sharing their experience, global trends and best practices towards ensuing quality and safety of medical devices. This webinar is a must-attend for industry leaders, decision makers, quality, regulatory and public affairs personnel from the healthcare sector.

Details 

The webinar will be held in two days: Thursday 28 October 2021, 14:30-17:00 IST (11:00-13:30 CET), and Friday 29 October 2021, 14:30-17:00 IST (11:00-13:30 CET)

Registrations will be open to all TIC Council Members and relevant stakeholders, as well as a larger external audience. 

Speakers: 

Day 1:  

  • Suresh Sugavanam, Chairman, TIC Council India
  • Hanane Taidi, Director General, TIC Council
  • Niranjan Nadkarni, CEO, TÜV SÜD South Asia, South East Asia, Middle East & Africa Region
  • Karthik Venkataraman, Business Manager, UL India
  • Claire Dyson, Global Vice President, Dekra
  • Kimberly Trautman, Medical Device, IVD and Combination Product Regulatory & Quality Expert
  • Latika Vats, Director, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Assurance for India Medtronic and APAC Med Committee
  • Reinaldo Figueredo, ISO-CASCO Chair
  • Sudhir Zutshi, Chair, Public Affairs, Sub Committee, TIC Council India

Day 2: 

  • Dr. R P Singh, Secretary General, QCI
  • Dr. Shailendra Singh, TUV SUD Pvt Ltd.
  • Jitendra Sharma, Managing Director and CEO, AMTZ
  • Ravi Kant, DDC, CDSCO (TBC)
  • Rajesh Maheshwari, CEO, NABCB
  • Ravi Singh, Member, TIC Council, Med Device WG
  • Dr. Girdhar Gyani, Director General, AHPI
  • Harshit Thakkar, Sr. Project Manager, DEKRA
  • Sudhakar Mairpadi, Head Quality, Regulatory and Govt Affairs, Philips India Pvt Ltd
  • Rajiv Nath, Forum Coordinator, AiMED
  • Vibhav Garg, Director-Health Economics & Govt Affairs, Boston Scientific
  • R Asok Kumar, Chairman, Regulatory Sub Committee, Adva Med
  • Dr. Aparna Dhawan, Executive Director, TIC Council India

REGISTRATION

Further Details:

The microphone function will be disabled for participants during the webinar but all questions for the presenter can be submitted through Webex via the chat function during the Q&A session at the end.

For further questions, please do not hesitate to contact – secretariat@tic-council.org

We look forward to welcoming you and/or your colleagues. 

For more information – https://tic-council.idloom.events/shaping-india-s-medical-devices

FAQs Session With CDSCO

Medical Device Regulations – Non Notified Devices – Voluntary Registration ProcessSeptember 19th 2021, Sunday – 4 PM – 5 PM

Let Our REGULATOR Speak to You !

Do Join Us to get answers to your FAQs on Voluntary Registration Process !

Voluntary Registration Process rolled out by CDSCO for Non Notified Devices is coming to an end by Sep 30th 2021. Industry Forums are receiving so many FAQs from various stakeholders over the last 2 months asking many questions on Voluntary Registration Process and raising wide range of questions on WHAT HAPPENS FROM OCTOBER 1ST 2021.

Hence AIMED (Association of Indian Medical Device Industry) is organising a session to enable the industry, stakeholders to get their FAQs addressed from the Regulator.

Some of the FAQs raised by stakeholders are captured below and we invite industry, stakeholders to register and join the session to discuss pertinent issues , challenges faced, if any.

This program is the initiative of AIMED , a leading Industry Platform for Make in India Manufacturers representing the Voice of the Industry.

Program Information :

Some FAQs from Industry which need information from CDSCO :

Registration Details :

Who Should Attend ?

Program is Open for all Industry Members, Stakeholders like Manufacturers, Traders, Distributors, Startups, Med Tech Businesses etc.

There is NO REGISTRATION FEE but Prior Registration is a MUST.

Registered Participants shall get Email Confirmation 2 days before the session from Consultants Consortium of Chennai .

Registration Link

Download the program collaterals from here

Contact Co-ordinates :

Ms Rama Venugopal
Email – contact@ccc-consultants.org
WhatsApp – +91 9840870532

Mr D Srikanthan
Email – secretariat@ccc-consultants.org
WhatsApp – +91 9003056539

Medical Devices Regulation

Announcement from CDSCO

CDSCO has released a notification about the regulation of certain medical devices like blood glucose monitors, BP monitors, Nebulisers and Thermometers , the same is shared here

Medical Device Industry and other stakeholders including Hospitals, Diagnostics Sector, other healthcare orgns and patient communities have to follow the med dev regulations that are being announced on regular basis .