Successful call concludes Expo Hospital 2019
The event, which brought together 140 national and international companies and health-related, also became a space for analysis and reflection of the main challenges for the sector in Chile.
More than 3000 visits by health professionals and students from different parts of the country visited Expo Hospital 2019 during its three days of operation. This event also became a space for analysis and reflection on public health policies, new trends and an opportunity to realize possible exports.
Within the exhibition framework, organized by Fisa of the LG events group, the ninth version of the International Meeting of Health in Chile – EISACH – was organized in conjunction with the Andrés Bello University Institute of Public Health, where they were analyzed and discussed. They discussed issues about the eventual coverage of medicines by health insurance, the challenges to face cancer in Chile and health reform, an instance in which the Minister of Health Dr. Jaime Mañalich participated.
On the other hand, in the 5th Congress of Future Trends in Health, more than 10 conferences were held where innovative solutions and launches oriented to the health sector were presented. Entrepreneurship in IT in health was led by CORFO through its Committee on Digital Transformation, Technology and Kinesiology, Digital Health, Nursing, Innovation in oncology, to mention some of the successful conferences.
In total there were 85 expert speakers who referred to key issues for the sector today.
Asimismo, ProChile organizó Enexpro HealthTech, la primera reunión de exportación para proveedores nacionales de soluciones de tecnología de la salud, en la que participaron 10 compradores de América Latina, en la que se formalizaron 200 reuniones de negocios y se declararon intenciones comerciales por US $ 14,5 millones.
The Expo Hospital manager Michele Pefaur, highlighted in particular the number of exhibitors who participated, meeting in a same place a great variety of products and services “that covered from telemedicine devices, diagnostic imaging equipment, laboratory supplies, clinical equipment -hospital, as well as solutions for hospital management and administration, rehabilitation articles, among others. The offer was very diverse” she said.
The exhibitors were very satisfied with their participation in Expo Hospital, which gave them the opportunity to make contact with a specialized audience. Daniel Platosky of Plus Medical, a medical supplies company, said that “it was an opportunity to contact potential buyers from different parts of the country and in one place. In three days, we could do what it could cost us months”.
Aníbal Saldaña de Ecógrafos Chile agreed and expressed that “we obtained favorable accounts, since we relate to the precise people”. Finally EU Carolina Urbina de Socofar, rescued the wide professional call for the event and networking that is generated in the exhibition.
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