On Sep. 19, the welcoming night event for 2019 Seongnam International Medical Tourism Convention hosted by Seongnam-si and organized by Seongnam Medical Tourism Committee was held in Laon Square.
This event was a pre-event of 2019 Seongnam International Medical Tourism Convention held in Seongnam City on Sep. 20-22, and 65 medical tourism experts, buyers and journalists from 13 countries attended.
The opening began with the performance by Seongnam City Orchestra and the introduction by announcer Park Ji-seul. The event continued with the greeting speech by city major Eun Su-mi and congratulatory speech by the National Assembly member Kim Byeong-uk and the Director of Medical Device in Malaysia Yong Tuan Heng.
Also, the toast was initiated by Kim Seon-im, the chairperson of cultural welfare of Seongnam City Council, and dinner and network time followed.
This event is a convention where you can see the medical tourism industry in Seongnam at a glance, and there are experience programs and events for the whole family to participate in, providing the chance for medical tourism to become closer to our lives.
A total of 65 overseas buyers and media outlets from 13 countries including Russia, Mongolia, China, Vietnam and Vietnam will participate in the marketing events to promote Seongnam's excellent medical tourism industry infrastructure, including international conferences, medical tours, and business consultations.
Last year, Seongnam was the only city that surpassed 10,000 medical tourists among all local governments in Korea. The opening ceremony of the 2019 Seongnam Medical Tourism Convention (SMC) will be held on Friday, Sep. 20 at 3:00 pm, and singer Jannabi will be giving a congratulatory performing.