DUBAI, 31st January, 2016 (WAM) — Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions, the company organising the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress and MEDLAB announced the signing of a Co-Location Agreement with the INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions-organisers of UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC Dubai) which aims to bring together the wealth in experience and expertise in healthcare exhibitions and conferences.
This cooperation is highly anticipated by both sides and is expected to achieve great exposure for participating companies and attendees from the UAE and the Middle East.
Commencing in 2017, MEDLAB, the world’s largest attended Laboratory Exhibition and Conference, and AEEDC Dubai, the largest dental event in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia region and the 2nd largest in the world, will be held at the same time creating an outstanding and comprehensive healthcare event to be held in Dubai. Both events will take place from7 -9 February 2017, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, Dubai.
Simon Page, Managing Director of Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions said, “Informa’s collaboration with INDEX will reinforce the strategic role both companies play in the healthcare and exhibitions industry in the Middle East. Both events have greatly contributed to healthcare education, and brought together the health community in the region. By joining forces they will be able to further strengthen the academic program and further expand the business opportunities and cater to a larger and more diverse audience.”
Anas Al Madani, Vice-Chairman and Group CEO of INDEX Holding added: “We believe that the product of this alliance will be exemplary, and we are keen on combining our companies’ vast experience to advance the healthcare exhibition industry. Co-locating both events will definitely bring up a huge number of valuable business opportunities that will contribute to the improvement and betterment of healthcare in this region.”
The MEDLAB 2016 Congress will feature six dedicated conference tracks in the field of laboratory medicine and diagnostics, where pathologists and laboratory professionals can share their knowledge and experiences.