On November 6, the Azerbaijan International Medical Innovations Exhibition, Medinex started at the JW Marriott Absheron Baku hotel. Leading local and international manufacturers and distributors demonstrate their new products and services that will help make the country's medical clinics better, and treatment more effective.
The official opening ceremony of the exhibition was attended by Elsevar Aghayev, Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Azerbaijan; Zaur Aliyev, director of the State Agency for Compulsory Medical Insurance; Rena Aliyeva, president of the Association of Dentists of Azerbaijan; and Farid Mammadov, General Director of Caspian Event Organizers, CEO.
In his speech, Deputy Minister E. Aghayev noted the traditional effectiveness of this longstanding medical exhibition in Azerbaijan, which contributes to the development of the country’s healthcare system. Currently, the exhibition has changed its brand, but retained the role of a platform and navigator of modern innovations in the area of medicine. While presenting statistics on MEDINEX 2019, the Deputy Minister emphasized the growing interest in the exhibition from foreign market players and representatives of relevant companies. An additional incentive for the development of this event is the diverse business programme of the exhibition, which includes B2B meetings, a forum and workshops by industry professionals.
Farid Mammadov thanked the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Azerbaijan, as well as partners and sponsors of the exhibition for their support. Furthermore, F. Mammadov wished the participants a successful work, new business ties and strong international cooperation in all areas of the medical industry.
The exhibition brings together 70 companies from 12 countries, including Germany, Iran, Italy, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Russia, Japan and others. Azerbaijan is represented at the exhibition by distributors and manufacturers participating under the brand "Made in Azerbaijan". The Republic of Belarus is represented by National Pavilion, which includes 8 leading medical enterprises.
The Medinex exhibition covered technologies in medicine, pharmacology, laboratory technology and equipment, medical equipment, stomatology, optical & ophthalmology, medical tourism, dietology and medical education.
The Medinex business programme includes modern platforms - Innovation Zone and Presentation Zone - for communication and dialogue, and for the search for effective management solutions. For two days in the "Presentation Zone", exhibitors will perform with their exclusive products and the best services. The Innovation Zone is a unique opportunity to look into the future of healthcare today.
The dynamic Presentation Zone includes a number of events. So, on the 6th of November, the session “Effective Clinic Management” will be held with the participation of the invited foreign specialists. Azerbaijani doctors living and working abroad will be speakers of the special session “Bizimkiler”, which will be held on the 7th of November.
The only event in the field of the beauty Industry in the country, the Azerbaijan International Beauty Industry Exhibition, Beauty Azerbaijan, is taking place at the same site as the Medinex exhibition. As part of the exhibition, local and foreign exhibitors will be representing sectors such as aesthetic medicine, baby cosmetics, body care products, cosmetics, dental care, hair care products, health and hygiene, nail salons articles and equipment, parfumery, equipment for professional beauty salons and so on.
Medinex exhibition is supported by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Exhibitions are also supported by the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation, the The National Confederation of Entrepreneurs (Employers) Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan (ASK) and the Small and Medium Business Development Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The exhibition is organised by Caspian Event Organisers (CEO).