Hear 2021 MDEA winner announcements & jurors and finalists share insights during the Medtech Design Summit now on-demand.

Celebrating Medtech Innovation

The Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA) is the premier awards program for the medtech industry. Since its inception in 1998, the mission of the MDEAs has been to recognize significant achievements in medical product design and engineering that improve the quality of healthcare delivery and accessibility.

2019 MDEA Intro Video

Benefits of Entering the MDEA Competition

  • Gain worldwide recognition in the medtech industry
  • Access expert-led virtual conference sessions in our Medical Design Excellence digital event 
  • Build buzz for your product with inclusion in MDEA marketing and coverage on MD+DI
  • Network with fellow finalists, winners, and other medtech professionals at a special MDEA reception at the MD&M West trade show in Anaheim, CA
  • Showcase your stellar team