Devise Product Realization Hub
Devise Product Realization Hub is here to help innovators, suppliers, and manufacturers scale the production of their projects. From idea to business proposal to market delivery, we'll help you design, develop and deploy. The world needs your ideas; let's put them in production.

Devise Product Realization Hub is a program of the MCA Innovation Center located inside of the Cardwell Collaborative Biomedical Incubator in El Paso, Texas. Devise will assist in the design and development of medtech and ISO 13485 certified products and successfully integrate them within the quality manufacturing ecosystem in the El Paso region.

Devise is designed to support anyone within the product development lifecycle, including innovators and startups as well as established manufacturers and suppliers, free of charge.

the world needs your ideas
strategic partners
Fab Lab El Paso
MCA Innovation Center
We support innovators with great ideas to bring their visions to fruition.
Let us help you get your products through the prototyping phase, understand the regulatory and clinical pathway, and move them to production with business support along the way.
We help businesses currently supplying to the medical device industry, or working to become a medical device industry supplier, to achieve their ISO 9001 or ISO 13485 to drive business and increase global competitiveness.
contract manufacturers
We provide support to current medical device manufacturers developing new products, improving existing products, adding new product lines, and/or training talent.
corporate manufacturers and suppliers
We support innovation at all levels and can source solutions for your near-term and long-term challenges.

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Strategy
Customer Discovery, Market Assessment, Product-Market Fit, Design Thinking, Business Development

Product Design & Development
MVP, Design-For-Manufacturing, CAD/3D Printing, Rapid Prototyping, Design Validation & Verification, Regulatory Pathways, 3D Printing and Prototyping, Form, Fit and Function Testing

  • Prototyping will be supported by FabLab El Paso

Manufacturing Support
ISO 13485 Training and Implementation, Quality Control, Supply Chain Sourcing and Integration, Contract Manufacturing Sourcing

  • Manufacturing-specific training will be supported by TMAC

Community Training
Design Thinking, FDA Regulatory Issues, Project Management, New Product Development, Smart Manufacturing

apply today!
If you would like to apply to Devise, click on the link below.
for more info Cardwell Collaborative Building 5130 Gateway Blvd. East
3rd Floor

participating companies
Solution Tools
Plastic Molding Technologies, Inc.
Comercializadora GTZ
General Labels & Printing L.L.C.
PJ Technologies
Who should apply?

All individuals and existing businesses including startups, suppliers, and manufacturers who are working on developing a product or trying to improve internal development processes are highly encouraged to apply.

What are the eligibility requirements?

Participating individuals and / or companies must be located within the U.S. or have existing business operations within the U.S. Participants are also required to comply with requests for information and data which are outlined in the program agreement provided upon applying.

How long is the program?

Upon applying, participants will work with the program staff and partners to determine the timeline and frequency of trainings that are most appropriate to meet goals and milestones.

What is the deadline to apply?

Applications open on September 15, 2021, with training and services beginning on October 1, 2021. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. However, limited spots are available.

How much does it cost?

All services are provided free of charge through October 31, 2022. However, limited spots are available.

Who are the partners and training providers?

Key program partners and training providers for this program are the MCA Innovation Center, BIO El Paso-Juarez, FabLab El Paso, and the Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center (TMAC) Paso del Norte

How is this program funded?

This program is funded through the SPRINT Challenge Grant provided by the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration.

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MCA Innovation Center Launches Startup Event Series Focused on Addressing Unmet Markets Needs
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Devise Partner Spotlight: Fab Lab El Paso
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Meet Our 2021 Nurse Innovators
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Devise Partner Spotlight: BIO El Paso-Juarez
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MCA Innovation Center Launches New Program to Help Medical Innovators Scale Their Product Ideas
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Your Introduction to Devise Product Realization Hub
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MCA Foundation Hires Product Development Lab Manager
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