‘MEDI EXPO KOREA 2022’ was held at the Exco in Daegu on the 1st (Friday) and hostedby Daegu City and Medi-City Daegu Council and co-organized by EXCO, K-Medihub, Daegu Medical Tourism Promotion Institute, National Development Institute of Korean Medicine, and Daegu Dental Association.
‘MEDI EXPO KOREA 2022’, an ‘integrated health and medical exhibition’ where five fieldswere held simultaneously; healthcare, advanced medical equipment and hospital facilities, dentistry, oriental medicine, and medical tourism,ran until the 3rd (Sun).
This year’s MEDI EXPO KOREA was attended by 350 medical and healthcare companies and organizationswith 900 booths. It provided the latest information and the best marketing opportunities for the medical industry, covering all areas of health care, such as advanced medical devices, hospitals, dentistry, oriental medicine, and medical tourism.
In particular, it consists of 5 exhibitions including the ‘Korea International Advanced Medical Equipment & Medicine Expo (KOAMEX 2022)’, which was introduced for the first time this year, along with ‘The 16th Medical and Healthcare EXPO Korea’, ‘The 11th Daegu Medical Tour Expo’, ‘The 21st Oriental Medicine Expo Korea’, and the ‘2022 Daegu International Dental Exhibition & Scientific Congress’. The Medical and Healthcare EXPO and KOAMEX was held in Halls 4, 5, and 6 of EXCO’s East Building, and the Medical TourExpo, Oriental Medicine Expo, and Dental Exhibition& Scientific Congresswas held in Halls 1 and 2 of the West Building.
In addition, the exhibition area was expanded in order to create a smart medical/healthcare theme pavilion to reflect the latest medical trends such as AI and medical robots, and radiation equipment and innovative medical devices was also displayed in a special pavilion.
Major exhibitors include ‘Seegene Medical Foundation’, a global company in diagnostic reagents, ‘Siemens Healthineers’, a global healthcare company, ‘UBCare’, Korea’s top EMR company, ‘DK Medical Solutions’, Korea’s top digital X-ray company, and ‘Samsung Medison’, the world’s second-largest obstetric ultrasound provider. In addition, visitors could also check future medical technology trends delivered by innovative companies such as Medical IP, a medical metaverse solution company, Exo Atlet Asia, a medical robot company, and Naver Cloud.
Under the theme of “Healthy 100 Years Old, with Smart Medical and Digital Health Care!” MEDI EXPO KOREA is a “medical exhibition” joined by 12,000 medical practitioners, including doctors, dentists, oriental medical doctors, pharmacists and nurses. In this year’s exhibition, health and medical experts such as dental hygiene society, radiation society, physical therapy society, and clinical pathology society held maintenance education, comprehensive academic system, conferences, and international seminars, and the latest information on trendsin the medical industry was shared.
In addition, the ‘Online Export Consultation’ with participating companies and overseas buyers from 70 companies from 10 countries and the ‘Hospital Purchase Consultation’ in which top hospitals, specialized hospitals, and public health centers, including leading regional medical institutions, was held with double the capacity compared to the previous time. In addition, Medi 114, a leading consulting company nationwide, held a “Hospital Opening Seminar” during the exhibition period to provide optimal market development support and the best marketing opportunities.
MEDI EXPO KOREA is the largest exhibition specializing in the health and medical industry in the non-metropolitan area that encompasses health industry, medical tourism, and academic exchanges. In particular, there were various additional events such as invitational guest lectures, experience booths, and civic health classes this year, so that not only medical practioners and medical workers but also ordinary citizens could experience ‘Medi-City Daegu’.
Notable events include; fitness and rehabilitation exercises with Trainer Jinwoo Kim at ‘Medicity Daegu Health Plus Project’ (7.1. 11:00), guest lecturer Jae-jin Yang’s ‘Healing Talk Concert’ (7.2. 10:00), Daegu Catholic University HospitalProfessor Eon-Ju Jeon’s ‘How should I manage diabetes?’ (7.2. 11:00). In addition, various public lectures will be held on July 3, including a lecture on the misunderstandings and truths about drugs by writer Ki-ho Lee, a special lecture on investments by CEO John Lee, and how to choose safe-to-eat omega 3s.
In addition, there were also experience booths such as an oral health education center, free oriental medicine treatment, vascular health protection, and special public health centers for experiencing CPRandindirect dementia with VR, as well as various events such as first-come-first-serve and raffle prizes for visitors
Meanwhile, MEDI EXPO Korea, hosted by Medi-City Daegu and sponsored by the Ministry of Health and Welfare, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute, is an integrated health and medical exhibitionwhere five exhibitions in healthcare, advanced medical equipment and hospital facilities, dentistry, oriental medicine, and medical tourism. The main exhibition items are as follows: △Imaging medical equipment △Instrumentation medical equipment △Rehabilitation medical equipment △Health care medical equipment △Surgery-related equipment △Medical information system △Smart fitness equipment △Pharmaceutical-related equipment △Medical equipment parts and materials △Hospital equipment △Oriental medicine equipment △Dental equipment △ Exercise-related equipment △Beauty and skincare△Elderly-friendly products △Healthy foods and supplies △Medical tourism △Specialized hospitals