The 35th Korea International Medical & Hospital Equipment Show (KIMES 2019) opened on March 14th at COEX exhibition hall in Samsung-dong and was open for 4 days.
This show's theme was 'Meet the Future', which had participation from 695 domestic manufacturers, 129American companies, 185 Chinese companies, 84 German companies, and around 1,000 companies from 36countries.
They will showcase around 30,000 sets of cutting-edge medical equipment, hospital facilities, medical information system, healthcare· physical therapy equipment, and other medicine related products.
This show is co-hosted by Korea E & EX, Korea Medical Devices Industrial Cooperative Association, and Korea Medical Devices Industry Association, and sponsored by the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Ministry of Food and Drug Safety, the city of Seoul, KOTRA, Korea Health Industry Development Institute, and the Korean Medical Association.
The Grand Intercontinental Parnass Hotel also hosted Medical Korea 2019, a global healthcare and medical tourism conference hosted by the Ministry of Health and Welfare and supervised by the Korea Health Industry Development Institute.
Celebrating its 10 th iteration, the show is meeting the 4 th industrial revolution with the theme of 'Global Healthcare Discover the Next' to discuss cooperation and response strategies of the new medical market and medical services based on new-technology, with 60 experts from Korean and abroad (37 people from 17 foreign nations).
Major events are composed of 10 sessions in 2 fields, covering specialized medical topics such as the healthcare industry, which includes medical education and foreign patient services, as well as dentistry, oriental medicine, and thyroid gland endocrinology.