Dubai: Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai, has officially opened the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress 2023.
The inauguration was attended by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council.
More than 3,000 exhibitors from over 70 countries are showcasing innovative new healthcare technologies at the event. The largest gathering of healthcare companies, technology, and products in the MENA region under the theme “innovation and sustainability in healthcare” is expected to bring together more than 51,000 attendees.
“Our goal is to create a vibrant global healthcare hub that serves not only the needs of the people of our nation but also caters to the growing requirements of our vast region. Aligned with our goal of making the UAE one of the world’s best places to live and work, we are on a constantly evolving journey to raise standards of human development and welfare,” the Vice President added.
Arab Health 2023 will witness over 300 regional and international speakers and nine Continuous Medical Education (CME) conferences featuring keynote speeches, scientific lectures, and industry briefings.
The inaugural session was also attended by Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Media Council, and Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management.
Arab Health 2023 will also feature the second edition of the Future Health Summit at the Museum of the Future. The event will further look into the future of health and healthcare possibilities in the metaverse. World-renowned industry leaders, visionaries, metaverse experts, authors, and futurists on the topic will offer their insights at the event.