Empowering Active Ageing: Illuminating Innovations at the Malta Med-Tech World Summit 2023

At the forefront of this transformation is Minister Jo-Etienne Abela, a visionary leader who has spearheaded the Ministry for Active Ageing. Minister Abela’s impressive work revolves around creating an age-friendly ecosystem that emphasizes the well-being of the elderly population. Under his guidance, Malta has witnessed the integration of cutting-edge technologies to improve the quality of life for senior citizens. From telehealth solutions that enable remote medical consultations to smart home devices that enhance safety and comfort, Minister Abela’s commitment to leveraging technology for the betterment of society is truly commendable.

The picturesque Mediterranean island of Malta has emerged as a hub of innovation in the field of medical technology, drawing global attention to its remarkable advancements. A pivotal event in this journey is the Malta Med-Tech World Summit, a prestigious gathering that showcases groundbreaking developments in healthcare and fosters collaboration among experts from around the world.

Hon. Dr. Jo-Etienne Abela, Minister for Active Ageing at Government of Malta

“Step into the future of healthcare innovation at the Malta Med-Tech World Summit 2023. As a surgeon who has witnessed the transformative power of medical devices and technology firsthand, I invite you to join us in unraveling the potential they hold. Our journey has broken barriers, making the seemingly impossible a reality. The ageing population demands enhanced care and companionship, where technology fills the void in human resources. The Malta Medicines Authority ensures robust, clinically safe devices, propelling us towards European Competent Authority status. Embrace this event not just as a showcase of innovation, but as a testament to responsible device regulation, ensuring impactful, harm-free products that shape lives.” Minister Dr. Jo-Etienne Abela

Another luminary driving Malta’s medical innovation is Prof Serracino Inglott, a driving force behind the success of the Malta Medicines Authority. Prof Serracino-Inglott’s stellar work in leading this regulatory body has resulted in streamlined approval processes for new medical technologies, ensuring that innovations can swiftly reach those in need. His dedication to maintaining the highest standards of safety and efficacy while fostering an environment conducive to research and development has propelled Malta’s reputation as a reliable and innovative player in the global medical technology arena.

Undoubtedly, one of the most anticipated segments of the Malta Med-Tech World Summit is the Academic Research Poster Presentation, co-hosted by Med-In Pharma. This initiative provides a platform for the scientific community to present abstracts centered around innovative techniques, advancements in medical devices and technology, and future trends in various medical and applied sciences. The call for abstracts has been met with enthusiasm, and researchers worldwide are invited to submit their contributions by September 8th 2023.

This year’s theme underscores the importance of collaborative efforts in driving transformative changes in healthcare. Participants are encouraged to explore diverse topics, ranging from novel surgical techniques to breakthroughs in pharmacological research. As the world grapples with health challenges, this summit serves as a beacon of hope, uniting bright minds to shape the future of healthcare positively and beckons researchers to contribute their part, ensuring that the summit remains an arena where the most groundbreaking ideas converge to shape the future of medicine for the better.

The Malta Med-Tech World Summit stands as a testament to Malta’s commitment to innovation and progress in the medical technology landscape. It is a melting pot of ideas, experiences, and expertise that ignites conversations, inspires innovation, and drives tangible change. As participants and spectators eagerly anticipate this year’s event, the anticipation is palpable – a shared belief that through collaboration and innovation, the world can indeed create a healthier and brighter tomorrow.

As the Malta Med-Tech World Summit 2023 approaches, we extend a warm invitation to researchers and innovators alike to be a part of this transformative journey. Join us in shaping the future of healthcare by presenting your research and insights. Submit your abstracts by 8th September 2023. by sending an email to [email protected]. Your contributions will undoubtedly enrich the discourse and drive the evolution of medical technology on a global stage.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Members of the scientific community are invited to prepare abstracts related to innovative techniques, advancements related to medical devices and medical technology, and future trends in the fields of medicine, surgery, pharmacy, dentistry and applied sciences, for submission to the Med-In Pharma scientific committee. Abstracts which are accepted by the scientific committee may be presented as a poster at the Malta Med-Tech World Summit 2023. Participants are invited to submit abstracts by 15 September 2023 by e-mail to [email protected].

Text should be presented as follows:

  • Title
  • Authors
  • Affiliation
  • Background and Objective
  • Setting and Method
  • Results
  • Conclusions
  • Literature References: Optional these must be included in the 300-word limit

Authors will be notified on the final results of the review process by 22 September 2023. Accepted abstracts must be presented by one of the authors who must be registered for the Malta Med-Tech World Summit 2023. Presenting authors should be registered for the conference by 29 September 2023. For further information, please contact [email protected]. Complementary Standard Passes will be given to those applying.

The Malta Medicines Authority

Prof Anthony Serracino Inglott, Professor at the Department of Pharmacy at University of Malta & Head at Malta Medicines Authority

The Malta Medicines Authority is recognised as one of the leading regulatory bodies in Europe. I believe that through conferences such as this, awareness about what is happening in the industry can be increased, whilst showcasing why Malta is becoming a powerhouse inregulation. During this conference, a number of prominent experts will be sharing developments in medical technology, together with their Maltese colleagues. The Malta Medicines Authority considers scientific research to be essential and is currently carrying out research to ensure patient safety within the application of digitisation in the use of medical devices. The scientific poster presentations which will feature in MedIn Pharma, allow researchers to disseminate their work in an international forum and stimulate innovation.

Curious about the latest Med-Tech trends?

This October, mark your calendars for an unforgettable journey to the Med-Tech World Summit in Malta. Dive into the cutting edge of Medical Technology, Digital Health, AI in medicine, and emerging innovations at this exceptional event. It’s a convergence of trailblazing researchers and visionary minds, all under one roof. Immerse yourself in an array of highly-anticipated networking events, profound conferences, and an expansive expo floor bustling with top-tier exhibitors, game-changing startups, and much more. Don’t miss out – secure your tickets today!

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Upcoming Event: 19-20 October 2023 Malta 2023