Skip navigation


To launch its new device for heart failure management, Minneapolis-based Medtronic planned a two-day training for reps at a San Diego hotel. Business as usual — except that terrorists attacked the U.S. about two weeks before the launch. Medtronic imposed a travel moratorium and the meeting's organizers found themselves scrambling to come up with an alternative plan. Talk about heart failure.

Register to view the full article

Register for and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.