Group photo taken at IMDS KR 2023

(WorldFrontNews Editorial):- Singapore, Singapore May 23, 2023 ( – IMDS Singapore 2023, organized by ARQon and ARPA in collaboration with Temasek Polytechnic, and IMDS Korea 2023 co-hosted by MediGuide, Korea University Medicine, and supported by APACMed, which took place between March 27 and March 30, 2023, spanning across both Korea and Singapore. The training brought together leaders from the Medical Device industry, regulatory bodies, and academic institutions to nurture and share their valuable knowledge to the MedTech industry covering the product life cycle on Regulatory, Clinical, Standard and R&D technology.

The training featured a range of keynote speakers, panel discussions, and interactive workshop series designed to inspire the professional to think as innovator to meet the clinical needs, simplifying the regulatory procedures and compliances to pitch their value proposition to gain commercialization adhesion. The agenda included sessions on topics such as global regulatory harmonization, cybersecurity in medical devices, and the advancement of digital technology on medical device innovation. 

As the medical device industry continues to evolve and face new challenges, it is crucial that we are united to shape the future of medical device regulation by continuing to simplify the advancement in technology and commercial know-how to professionals. The IMDS  program runs annually, as many industry and academic speakers free up their schedule to make themselves available to contribute to this event despite being busy running their respective businesses within this ecosystem. Industry speakers share their experience with participants who try to grasp the regulatory complexity of the MedTech industry and advice on the MedTech journey needed to get their product to market. The program is open to medical device startups, manufacturers, regulatory affairs professionals, quality assurance personnel, and other stakeholders in the medical device industry.

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In addition to the informative sessions, attendees had the opportunity to network with peers and engage in roundtable discussions. This year, the participants offer innovative ideas in the area of aging and consumer needs while utilizing software and AI for early preventive detection for better public healthcare.  

We look forward to hosting the next IMDS event in 2024 March. For more information, please visit

About IMDS School Singapore

The IMDS Group was founded by ARQon in 2019 and with ARPA co-founder to provide product lifecycle knowledge to support the medical device industry. 

IMDS Group educates by helping start-up and manufacturers navigate complex regulatory requirements and bring safe and effective medical devices to market. With commercial networks as well, the MedTech industry can learn from industry professionals on the technology advancement trends to bring the product to commercial reality.

About ARQon Group

ARQon Group established in 2014, with its headquarter in Singapore and has expanded 10 offices globally. The group specializes in Global Regulatory approval in Medical Device and Drug. With its growth network and extensive expertise in Medtech industry, ARQon opened MedtechBOSS (Business One-Stop Service) for business matching to support the Trade Embassies and Startups, IMDS (International Medical Device School) with Temasek Polytechnic under SkillFuture SSG on design to commercialization training and the Group also developed ATTOPOLIS, the next leading B2B ecosystem platform for Medtech industry. 

ARQon has helped many local startup companies e.g., EyRIS AI, MirXes IVD, EndoMaster robotic and overseas companies Invisalign US, Device Technologies DTG Australia, MedAlliance Europe to gain market access overseas and Southeast Asia.

May Ng, the founder, is currently the regulatory advisor for Singapore NHIC, IPI, South Korea KHIDI. She served as ASEANMed Co-chair, Singapore Manufacturing Federation Council and Medtech Industry Group Pro-Enterprise subcommittee chair. Prior to ARQon, she was Health Sciences Authority regulator implementing the control of medical device and online system MEDICS, and leading global approval for drug-coated stents in Biosensors International Group and a few Singapore startups.

About ARPA

Established on 1st January 2010, the Asia Regulatory Professionals Association (ARPA) is an organization of Healthcare Regulatory Affairs professionals in Asia.  

With the online community, tools & resources, as well as various face-to-face networking events, workshops and training sessions, ARPA offers a solid foundation for any regulatory professional and related professions, to develop their business network and their regulatory competencies. 

About APACMed

APACMed provides a unifying voice for the medical devices and in-vitro diagnostics industry in Asia Pacific. Founded in 2014, APACMed strives to promote innovation and impact policy that advances healthcare access for patients.

About MediGuide

MediGuide is a medical device registration & system consulting firm, specialized in product registration and certification of GMP. A couple of full-time consultants with experience longer than 10 years in their field will guide you the medical device business in Korea. 

About Korea University Medicine

Primarily to foster students into becoming ‘doctors for community’ through medical education for the whole person based on freedom, justice and truth who practices necessary medicine and health measures serving the society and the nation and secondly to let students learn basic theories and practical methods that are needed to receive professional education to become medical educators and researchers so that they can develop their problem-solving ability.

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Group photo taken at IMDS SG 2023Group photo after brainstorming session

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