Who is Labquality Days for?

Labquality Days is one of the largest annual international congresses in Scandinavia focusing on quality in laboratory medicine and medical devices. The inspiring atmosphere of the scientific congress gathers medical laboratory and quality management professionals together to exchange ideas and meet colleagues in Helsinki, Finland, 10-11th February 2022.

Professionals working in the field of laboratory medicine get together at the event to discuss laboratory diagnostics, evolving healthcare as well as the possibilities offered by technology and innovations.

The 2020 event was attended by over 1,000 visitors, 60% of whom work in the laboratory field, 40% in healthcare and social welfare.

The main themes of the 2022 congress are Past and Future of EQA, QC & Regulation, and Quality Systems in Laboratory Medicine. The programme includes expert lectures and speeches on laboratory medicine, health technology, medical devices, patient safety, and quality regulation. You’ll be sure to find something that interests you in the diverse and inspiring programme!

What does the event offer you?

The international part of the programme at Labquality Days 2022 consists of two main themes: quality in laboratory and developing health technology.

Whether you work as a laboratory technician, medical device manufacturer or develop regulations and quality systems in laboratory medicine, you will find interesting events at the congress.

Laboratory technicians and bioanalysts

If you work in a laboratory, the quality in laboratory theme will provide you with several interesting sessions and lectures, for example, about how changing regulations affect your work in practice.

Programme highlight: What Does the IVD Regulation 2017/746 Mean for in-house Methods in Practice? by Anja Kontio, Manager of Regulatory A‑airs, Labquality, Finland. Fri 11 Feb, 11.00.

Medical device manufacturers

This year, developing health technology is a big part of the event, so there are a lot of interesting speeches for both medical device manufacturers as well as everyone who uses medical devices in their work. This is also a unique opportunity for manufacturers to meet the end-users of their devices face-to-face and gain invaluable insights into their user experience.

Programme highlight: Impact of proposed Artificial Intelligence Act on the health sector by Koen Cobbaert Philips. Fri 11 Feb, 13.10.

Quality managers

If your job involves External Quality Assessment and Quality Control, Labquality Days has a lot to offer for you. We have a plethora of international quality experts sharing their thoughts on the past, present and future of quality control.

Programme highlight: The Regulator’s Dilemma: Are Laboratory Rules Too Loose, Too Tight, or Just Right? by Sten Westgard, Westgard Quality Control, USA. Fri 11 Feb, 9.00.

Labquality Days is an excellent opportunity to learn, share experiences and network with your peers whether you work as a laboratory technician, medical device manufacturer or a quality manager in the field of healthcare.

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