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Sponsors of World Sleep 2023
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All Sponsors and Exhibitors
Listed in alphabetical order
Alkermes plc is a fully integrated, global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative medicines for the treatment of serious, chronic central nervous system (CNS) diseases. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, Alkermes plc has an R&D center in Waltham, Massachusetts; a research and manufacturing facility in Athlone, Ireland; and a manufacturing facility in Wilmington, Ohio. For more information visit www.alkermes.com.
Latin American Sleep Association
Derived from the Latin American Federation of Sleep Societies (FLASS), the Latin American Sleep Association (ALADS) was born and within the World Sleep Congress 2023 its First Meeting and presentation to the scientific community of Sleep Medicine will be held.
Ambulatory Monitoring, Inc.
AMI has been the industry leader for more than 35 years, pioneering actigraphy and reaction time measurement (PVT) in sleep medicine. Our Motionlogger and Sleep Watch models have been used in hundreds of publications and landmark studies all over the world. Our devices are the most highly validated in sleep medicine. Please visit our booth and see our new models, new features, and cloud solutions.
AmCAD BioMed Corporation
AmCad BioMed Corporation (AmCad) is a pioneering ultrasound AI software company, creates a world’s first ultrasound based obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) detection in 10 minutes for awake patients, AmCAD®-UO. With laser-guided positioning and automated ultrasound scanning device, AmCAD®-UO can precisely scan upper airway and analyze the gap between normal breathing and Müller Maneuver. AmCAD®-UO system standardizes ultrasound transducer scanning to make the assessment more consistent and avoid high operator dependent variations.
Apnimed is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company working to transform the treatment of sleep apnea based on a simple idea – patients with obstructive sleep apnea could benefit from treatment with a safe and effective oral medication dosed once daily at bedtime. Apnimed’s lead program targets the neurologic control of upper airway muscles to maintain an open airway during sleep. The company is developing novel pharmacologic therapies for sleep apnea and related disorders.
Appscent Medical Ltd
Appscent Medical Ltd. is a privately-held Israeli company developing an advanced artificial intelligence medical device that offers continuous, non-contact, detection, and relief for sleep apnea.
Appscent Medical was founded in 2018 by experienced entrepreneurs with extensive technology and medical background. The company is working in full cooperation with the Weizmann Institute of Science, which developed some early technology and IP. Appscent’s team comprises entrepreneurs, neurobiologists, and data scientists, all perfectly positioned to reap the benefits of the predicted ten bn/year Global sleep apnea device market.
Asleep is a sleep-tech company that specializes in offering the world’s first Sleep SaaS and medical diagnostic devices, powered by accurate sound-based sleep stage and OSA tracking AI. The core AI technology has achieved a 75% level of sleep staging agreement with polysomnography. Our medical diagnostic device is undergoing regulatory approval in South Korea, with plans underway for FDA approval in the United States. Asleep enables seamless integration of sleep tracking features for business partners.
Avadel Pharmaceuticals plc
Avadel Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: AVDL) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on transforming medicines to transform lives. Our approach includes applying innovative solutions to the development of medications that address the challenges patients face with current treatment options. Avadel’s commercial product, LUMRYZTM, was approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) as the first and only once-at-bedtime oxybate for the treatment of cataplexy or excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in adults with narcolepsy. For more information, please visit www.avadel.com.
Pursuing a future with a better quality of life requires a relentless search for safe and innovative treatments. That’s why Biolab, a Brazilian pharmaceutical company founded in 1997 and with an international footprint, invests in research and partnerships to tackle the ever-increasing health challenges.
With more than 3.800 employees and the 4th largest Sales Force in Brazil, it is among the largest pharmaceutical companies in the country.
Biolab is constantly growing. We have three production units, as well as a modern factory complex under construction. And it doesn’t stop there: in Canada, it is the 1st Brazilian pharmaceutical company with a Research Center and it has acquired Exzell Pharma to expand its borders.
Biologix was born with the aim of democratizing sleep health in Brazil, the Biologix Sleep study is a nocturnal simplified polysomnography used for diagnosis and monitoring of snoring and sleep apnea treatment, and allows healthcare professionals to offer their patients a clinical validated solution, using only a cell phone and a compact wireless sensor.
Founded in 1969, Biomed is proud to collaborate with neurology in Brazil, supporting courses and events and offering high quality products. The company supplies the best products in the market such as transcranial doppler, electroencephalography, electroneuromyography, neurophysiological monitoring, polysomnography and evoked potentials, including consumables, accessories and supplies. In addition, we maintain our own structure for after sales support and technical assistance that is constantly trained and capable of providing the necessary care throughout the country.
BluePro is an oral appliance designed to effectively treat sleep apnea and snoring. Worn during sleep, it adjusts the jaw’s position to keep airways open, reducing breathing interruptions and snoring. Exclusively available to healthcare professionals, BluePro offers an innovative and affordable solution for managing sleep disorders.
BMC Medical Co., Ltd
BMC Medical Co., Ltd. (BMC), established in Beijing, China in 2001, was built to partner with families worldwide to overcome the discomfort of chronic respiratory disease with quality products, professional services, and proactive care. Over the past 20 years, BMC helps people in more than 100 countries and regions around the world to sleep better and breathe easier.
Brazilian Sleep Association
Brazilian Sleep Association (ABS), founded in August 1985 under the name Brazilian Sleep Society, is the interdisciplinary institution for all Brazilians who study sleep and who practice sleep medicine and related care. ABS promotes numerous activities, including courses, meetings with civil society and public policymakers, and the facilitation of sleep research and care.
Established by the entrepreneur Marco Aurélio Marques Félix in 1989, CMOS DRAKE started with the goal of developing smart solutions to preserve and save lives. A pioneer in Latin America´s defibrillator market, CMOS DRAKE has become a reference due to the high survival rate the equipment offers. Nowadays, more than 300 thousand people die every year of cardiorespiratory arrest in Brazil, and the quick service is essential to victim survival.
Compumedics is a global technology leader in computer-based patient monitoring and diagnostic systems, with over 30 years’ industry experience. We offer innovative computer-based diagnostic technologies in the areas of Sleep, Neurology, Doppler Sonography and Cardiology for clinical and research applications. Compumedics systems are leading edge, strongly appealing to hospitals, medical clinics and home service providers.
Condor Instruments, a Brazilian company founded in 2013, specializes in innovating and industrializing solutions for precision instruments and equipment. Our dedicated team of engineers, developers, and researchers is committed to delivering high-quality and efficient products, primarily focusing on meeting the demands of medical and scientific markets, with a special focus on sleep and circadian rhythm.
CPAPS – Terapia do Sono
CPAPS.com.br is the largest and most complete online store specializing in products for sleep apnea and respiratory therapy. We offer a wide variety of quality products, attractive prices, easy payment, fast delivery and specialized service to help you in your search for a healthy sleep and better quality of life.
Elsevier, a global leader in information and analytics, helps researchers and healthcare professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society. Growing from our roots in publishing, we have supported the work of our research and health partners for more than 140 years. Elsevier offers knowledge and valuable analytics that help our users make breakthroughs and drive societal progress. Digital solutions such as ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey and Sherpath support strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and health education. Elsevier publishes over 2,650 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell.
For us, EMS, nothing is more inspiring than promoting a full life, full of possibilities and choices. Our mission is to take care of people, taking each of them, our specialty: excellent drug products, unprecedented in large part and, increasingly, innovative by nature. We have been the leader of the Brazilian pharmaceutical market for 17 consecutive years. We’re proud to daily contribute to people’s increase of quality of life and well-being.
Eurofarma is a Brazilian multinational company with 100% Brazilian capital. Since 1972, it has been recognized by the medical community and society for promoting access to health and improving quality of life through accessible treatments, quality, and innovation.
First Medical is a certified company to offer modern and high performance products through representation, import and distribution of medical and hospital equipment, with exclusivity, from internationally recognized brands. In this way, the latest generation equipment is available to its customers, offering first-hand launches and novelties to the Brazilian market.
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare
We are a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of products and systems for use in acute and chronic respiratory care, surgery and the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. Driven by a strong sense of purpose, we are working to improve patient care and outcomes through inspired and world-leading healthcare solutions. The needs of our customers and their patients drive everything we do. We call this commitment Care by Design.
We provide products and services for Respiratory Therapy and Sleep Apnea, specializing in home care business and complex rehabilitation. Through a dynamic and flexible operation, we develop global solutions to deliver the best treatment and business to partner resellers. Our mission is to promote lasting business and build solid alliances toward our main objective: taking care of people.
German Research Foundation (DFG)
About Research in Germany
“Research in Germany” is an initiative of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. It presents Germany as a country of research and innovation and creates a forum for international exchange and cooperation. It also provides international researchers with information about funding and career opportunities in Germany.
Homed was founded in 1991 and is now 33 years old. It operates in the sale, rental and distribution of ResMed and Philips/Respironics products for the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
The Hypersomnia Foundation is a non-profit organization that engages, informs and champions our global community to improve the lives of people with idiopathic hypersomnia and related sleep disorders. Recognizing the significant impact these disorders can have on quality of life, the foundation works diligently to increase awareness, promote research, and offer educational resources to both patients and medical professionals. Through its various initiatives, including outreach programs, information-sharing events, and collaborative research efforts, the Hypersomnia Foundation aims to bring hope to those affected, while striving for a deeper understanding and more effective treatments for these often-misunderstood conditions.
We are manufacturers of a complete line of equipment for polysomnography and electroencephalography. There are more than 800m² of structure for our factory, technical assistance and showroom, working to simplify diagnoses with state-of-the-art technology, continuous training of our manufacturing, technical support and sales teams, giving special attention to our customers with a complete and efficient after-sales structure. All this effort and investment puts ICELERA at the top of its market! Come meet us!
Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
The purpose of Idorsia is to discover, develop, and commercialize innovative medicines to help more patients. We have more ideas, we see more opportunities and we want to transform the horizon of therapeutic options.
Inspire Medical Systems, Inc
Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. is the leading developer of implantable neurostimulation systems to treat moderate-to-severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Utilizing well-established technologies from cardiac pacing and neurostimulation, Inspire developed a proprietary Upper Airway Stimulation (UAS) therapy designed to improve sleep and enrich the lives of people suffering from this challenging condition.
Instituto do Sono
Founded in 1992, The Sleep Institute is a pioneer and reference center in the study and diagnosis of sleep disorders. It has one of the largest and most diverse groups of researchers in the world, a comprehensive range of facilities for carrying out exams and consultations, and has trained more than 5,000 number of professionals in the area of sleep science in the last 25 years.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals is a fully integrated, global biopharmaceutical company with a diverse portfolio of marketed medicines and novel product candidates for adults and children. We are an industry leader in treating sleep disorders, using our deep knowledge of and commitment to neuroscience to innovate and identify new solutions where none previously existed.
Jiangsu Yuyue Medical Equipment & Supply Co., Ltd
Yuwell Medical, a Chinese A-share listed company been focusing on medical and health care for 25 years. It covers 10 medical and health solutions including respiratory therapy, diabetes management, in vitro diagnosis, infection control, ultrasound diagnosis, and others. It has set up 12 R&D centers and 9 production bases around the world, serving more than 300,000 medical institutions and more than 90% of grade A class 3 hospitals in China, covering 131 countries and regions overseas and benefiting 300 million families worldwide.
Locmed is specialized in providing products and services for respiratory therapy, oxygen therapy, invasive and non-invasive ventilation, diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, high flow therapy, monitoring, oximetry, hospital and home care furniture, pneumatic mattresses and the entire chain of accessories and supplies that orbit these devices. Locmed serves customers throughout Brazil, either directly at operating units or in physical stores or online, as well as providing equipment for public and private health institutions and reseller companies throughout the country, including the entire operational structure for home care companies, health operators and pharmacy chains.
At LivaNova, we unite to provide hope for patients and their families through innovative medical technologies, delivering life-changing improvements for both the Head and Heart. Our shared purpose is to improve the lives of patients, and to this end, we develop novel products and therapies to address multiple disease states.
Our aura6000 THN Sleep Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, a fully implanted neurostimulation device, is one of the therapies from our portfolio. It aims at restoring quality of life to the patients that do not or cannot comply with the traditional therapies.
Medscape Education Global
Medscape is the leading online global destination for physicians and healthcare professionals worldwide, offering the latest medical news and expert perspectives; essential point-of-care drug and disease information; and relevant professional education and CME.
Micomme Medical, established in 2013, focuses on equipment innovation and chronic respiratory disease management services in the field of respiratory diagnosis and treatment, and is committed to becoming the leading company in the field of non-invasive ventilation therapy in China. The company currently owns more than 40 independently developed, proprietary products covering four series, including Hospital Non-invasive Ventilators, Heated and Humidified High Flow Nasal Cannula oxygen therapy devices, Home-care Non-invasive Ventilators, and respiratory consumables.
National Institute of Rest Studies
We are the pioneers in the creation of the Pro-Espuma Certificate, our certification for mattresses and pillows, which operates under the most rigorous quality tests on the Brazilian market. Since 1984 we have acted as partners of the companies and brands of the sleep ecosystem, promoting consumer awareness, the exposure of our associates, the training of channels and support to service teams.
Technological group specialized in the manufacture, distribution and training of patented medical devices focused in the NON-INVASIVE NEUROMODULATION. Our essence and purpose translates into the mission of improving the life quality of millions of people through the care of their nervous system with our technology and work methodology through all healthcare professionals around the world.
At Neurovirtual, we take pride in manufacturing PSG products within the United States. With our headquarters located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, we offer round-the-clock technical support to our esteemed customers. We provide complimentary software upgrades, unique software customization, and unlimited report templates. Our business model is designed to keep your sleep lab ahead of the curve while remaining within your budget.
Nox Medical is a global leader in the sleep diagnostic technology space. The company provides sleep specialists with patient-friendly diagnostic devices and robust, reliable data collection. With easy-to-use medical device technology, Nox Medical eliminates common diagnostic pain points by prioritizing patient comfort and reliability of results, allowing providers to better assess, diagnose and treat the entire range of sleep health issues. Products include the Nox T3s HST, the Nox A1 PSG, the Nox SAS solution, and Noxturnal Software.
Open Airway Dental Solutions Ltd. (OADS)
OADS is a world leader in sleep disorder treatment that commercializes a suite of revolutionary oral devices and inspires a new paradigm of care – taking the treatment of OSA to the next level by providing a real alternative for the broader population within a unique treatment platform. The Optima O2Vent is far more than just another oral appliance – it represents a breakthrough in sleep apnea treatment. Its innovative design and advanced features address the specific challenges faced by sleep apnea patients, offering unmatched comfort and effectiveness. The O2Vent Optima has a proven effectiveness in transforming the lives of sleep apnea patients.
Oxigenar is a company that sells medical equipment for respiratory therapy, which will be sixteen years old in 2023. Its foundation took place in Volta Redonda, south of Rio de Janeiro by the physiotherapist Ivan Machado and today it is present in the three main states of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Minas Gerais. With the mission of taking care of the health of its patients, Oxigenar will continue to work with ethics, professionalism and empathy.
At Philips, we offer connected care solutions that connect data, technology and people across the care continuum to provide safe and effective therapy in sleep and respiratory care. We have centered our business around our commitment to quality patient care, with solutions that are aimed at improving the lives of people with respiratory and sleep challenges.
ProSomnus Sleep Technologies
ProSomnus is the first manufacturer of precision, mass-customized Precision Oral Appliance Therapy devices to treat OSA, which affects over 74 million Americans and is associated with serious comorbidities, including heart failure, stroke, hypertension, morbid obesity and type 2 diabetes. ProSomnus’s patented devices are a more comfortable and less invasive alternative to Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy, and lead to more effective and patient-preferred outcomes. With more than 150,000 patients treated, ProSomnus’s devices are the most prescribed Precision Oral Appliance Therapy in the U.S. To learn more, visit www.ProSomnus.com.
At ResMed, we pioneer innovative solutions that treat and keep people out of the hospital, empowering them to live healthier, higher-quality lives. Our digital health technologies and cloud-connected medical devices transform care for people with Sleep Apnea, COPD, and other chronic diseases.
Our comprehensive out-of hospital software platforms support the professionals and caregivers who help people stay healthy in the home or care setting of their choice. By enabling better care, we improve quality of life, reduce the impact of chronic disease, and lower costs for consumers and healthcare systems in more than 140 countries.
Re-Time Pty Ltd is an Adelaide based company which was incubated from an industry collaboration between Flinders University and Samvardhana Motherson Group. The company was formed around a decade back to deliver science-based sleep health solutions to consumers around the globe, foremost among them the Re-Timer light therapy glasses.
Revery Labs is a mental health gaming company on a mission to make wellness accessible to everyone.
Signifier Medical is a pioneer in addressing the root causes of sleep-disordered breathing by focusing on the development and commercialization of innovative solutions that help people breathe normally and naturally all night – without needing to use a wearable medical device or surgical implant. The first of its kind, eXciteOSA is an FDA-authorized, non-invasive daytime treatment for snoring and mild OSA.
SleepImage is an FDA cleared software to diagnose and manage sleep disorders including obstructive and central sleep apnea. SleepImage features multi-night testing, simplicity and the clinical accuracy of a polysomnography. SleepImage is featured in over 100 peer-reviewed articles and is FDA cleared for both children and adults.
SleepUp® is the first DTx approved by ANVISA (Brazilian FDA) for sleep disorders in Brazil. SleepUp offers personalized and clinically validated digital therapeutics for chronic insomnia and homecare sleep monitoring, using proprietary algorithms of CBTi, electroencephalogram, oximeter, CPAP, and medication management. SleepUp® was born with the purpose to democratize sleep health, making it accessible to all.
Sleep Multimedia, Inc.
SleepMultiMedia 2023 is a comprehensive computerized textbook of sleep medicine: text, audio, graphics, animation, and video; suitable for sleep specialists, trainees and researchers. SleepMultiMedia contains Medline references and abstracts. Updated annually with 140 CME credits, the program covers adult and pediatric clinical sleep medicine, dental sleep medicine, sleep physiology, polysomnography, sleep research and sleep practice management.
SOMNOmedics designs, manufactures, markets, distributes and services products dedicated to sleep diagnostics. Our products are utilized for a variety of sleep related tests and comply with the AASM standards. SOMNOmedics devices are small, lightweight and worn by the patient. We are compatible with in lab diagnostics as well as home sleep testing. SOMNOmedics wireless solution allows patients video, audio and data to be observed from any environment.
Takeda Neuroscience is driven by the unmet needs of patients with rare neurological diseases. Our mission is to bring innovative and potentially disease-modifying medicines to these patients by leveraging advances in molecularly and genetically defined targets, biomarkers, and targeted modalities. Our commitment to patients is focused on developing new treatments for those who need them most.
VIVISOL was established by the SOL Group in 1986. Today, with over 35 years of experience in the field, VIVISOL has become one of Europe’s largest home care groups, allowing people to receive treatment at home. VIVISOL offers home care services for Oxygen Therapy, Ventilatory Support, Sleep-related respiratory disturbances, Aerosol Therapy, Artificial Nutrition, Infusion Therapy, At-Home Medical Care and Telemedicine.
Withings Health Solutions
Withings Health Solutions is a leader in connected health. With more than a decade of expertise and millions of users of our solutions, we excel at taking the complication out of running a digital health program. Our portfolio of solutions, from connected devices such as blood pressure monitors and a smart temporal thermometer to remote patient monitoring platforms, are beautifully designed and easy to use while providing medical-grade insights from home. We help both care teams and patients to achieve higher quality care.