CX Educational Grants
Since January 2018, MedTech Europe regulations have prohibited member companies from directly sponsoring physicians to attend third-party organised educational events like the CX Symposium.
Restricted educational grants may be provided to conference sponsors to help off-set registration, travel and hotel costs for participants wishing to attend CX.
BIBA Medical is the official Conference Sponsor for the Symposium and is an Ethical MedTech Trusted Partner, the certification initiative launched by Ethical MedTech (MedTech Europe’s compliance portal), emphasising our commitment to comply with the industry’s ethical standards.
CX 2019 has been assessed by Ethical MedTech’s Conference Vetting System (CVS) and the Symposium has been rendered compliant. Visit the website HERE for more information.
Our Industry Partners can issue us with an educational grant and we, the Conference Sponsor, will select recipients based on criteria set by the Industry Partner. Companies will be able to define the type of recipients eligible for the grant but not name individual recipients.
Grants will cover the cost of registration, accommodation during the conference, and travel expenses.
Educational grants must be publicly disclosed, ensuring increased transparency of funds allocated to medical education.
CX 2019 Educational Grant Partners
We are working with industry partners to secure grant funding for CX 2019 and will publish a list of partners here as we receive commitment.
A list of last year’s partners is below.
Thank you also to HammerMed, KASTER, Secord Medical and Nuovamondial for grant contributions.
What will the grants cover?
Full CX registration (access-all-areas)
Up to 4 hotel nights* (single occupancy, including breakfast)
A travel grant (economy flight/train)
Shuttle bus from the hotel to Olympia at the beginning and end of each day
*Minimum of 3. Number of nights is dependent on grant provider. Hotel is pre-determined (Copthorne Tara).
I’m a CX Industry Partner and would like to offer an Educational Grant for physicians to attend CX – what next?
We offer a competitive package for Industry Partners, allowing them to offer grants for a chosen number of physicians from selected MedTech Europe countries. Download our Educational Grant Partnership Guide HERE. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Note that in order to process grant contracts, criteria, selection and registration of individuals, we will be unable to accept any further grant submissions after the 15th February.
I would like to receive an Educational Grant to attend CX – what next?
The deadline has passed for grant applications in 2019 for CX.