The Health Industry Summit

Exhibition of New Technology in the Medical Device Industry

The Helath Industry Summit (tHIS) is a large-scale exhibition for the medical, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and healthcare industry.

The event will return to Shanghai at the national exhibition and convention center from 15 May to 18 May, hosting 7,000 exhibiting companies from 30 countries, with more than 330,000m² exhibition space.

Exhibiting the latest technology in genetic diagnostics, rehabilitation robotics, wearable tech, and 3D printing

tHIS presents some of the latest technology, including genetic diagnostics, rehabilitation robotics, wearable tech, and 3D printing. Thousands of products and services will be showcased at more than 100 individual conferences, with access to 210,000 professional visitors.

During tHIS 2016, the organiser noted a record 380,000 entry scans over four days. In preparation for such large visitor numbers, the city of Shanghai initiated its municipal level security mechanism and increased the frequency of the subway to divert the large crowds and dense traffic to the venue.

Showcasing medical equipment, devices, and newly launched products in Asia each year

China International Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) is a technology-focused exhibition that will be present at tHIS 2017.

CMEF focuses on new technologies in the medical device industry. This large-scale fair showcases medical devices and related products and services, covering more than 15,000 types of medical equipment. As a leading professional platform for medical devices, CMEF provides a large collection of products, including hundreds of newly launched products in Asia each year.

CMEF has also initiated a series of professional conference forums, in addition to establishing a series of sub-brands in the medical field, including: CMEF Imaging, CMEF IVD, CMEF IT, and ICMD.

Hosting medical device equipment giant inlcluding GE, Siemens, and Philips

Some of the most prestigious and well-known healthcare equipment companies such as GE, United Imaging, Siemens, Philips, and Mindray Medical International will be exhibiting at CMEF. As one of the largest professional procurement and trade platforms and corporate brand release showcases in the medical industry, the fair also serves as a professional information distribution centre and platform for academic and technical exchange.

Increased attention of digital medical apps

With an increase in consumer income, an intensified focus on health, and the Chinese Government's emphasis on healthcare shifting from diagnosis and treatment to prevention, more advanced home-use medical devices and wearables are expected to see an increase in demand. It was reported the online sales of medical devices in China reached to more than $2.4bn in 2015 and downloads of medical, fitness, and sports apps also rose dramatically. In addition, sales revenue of medical devices from the Tmall Medical Shop increased from $115.2m in 2012 to $1bn in 2015.

CMEF is supported by authoritative international government agencies including the US Department of Commerce, the UK Trade & Investment, and Business France.

Showcasing wearable devices, telemedicine systems, artificial intelligence, and home-use devices

To adapt to changing needs and trends in the market, CMEF is launching new segment Intelligent Health China in Shanghai alongside its original exhibits segments in May 2017. This new event will feature wearable devices, telemedicine system, artificial intelligence, home-use fitness and sport devices, as well as 3D printing.

Intelligent Health China will attract visitor groups from distributors, agents, trading companies, chain stores, and supermarkets, as well as online stores and TV shopping channels. It will also be of interest to elderly care institutions and rehab centres, as well as sports-based institutions such as fitness clubs, sports research facilities, and sports medicine companies.

About the organiser of CMEF, Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions

A joint venture between China National Pharmaceutical Group Corporation and Reed Exhibitions, Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions is a renowned event organiser dedicated to the pharmaceutical and medical sectors in China.

Featuring 22 events across the entire value chain of human health, Reed Sinopharm presents nearly 18,000 exhibitors from more than 100 countries and regions. Combined with more than 400 theme conferences and academic seminars, Reed Sinopharm's solutions offer innovation and benefits to productivity.

Since 2015, Reed Sinopharm's events have covered a total exhibition space of 900,000m² and welcomed more than 530,000 trade visitors worldwide.

Contact Details

National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) (NECC)
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Qingpu District
Shanghai
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+86 10 8455 6604
+86 10 8202 2922
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