KIHE 2023 WILL TRADITIONALLY PRESENT THE BEST DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, SERVICES AND TECHNOLOGIES.
THE MAIN EVENT OF KAZAKHSTAN IN THE FIELD OF HEALTHCARE - THE 28TH KAZAKHSTAN INTERNATIONAL HEALTHCARE EXHIBITION - WILL BE HELD FROM MAY 17 TO 19, 2023, ATAKENT KAZAKHSTAN CENTER FOR BUSINESS COOPERATION, ALMATY. EVERY WEEK THE EXPOSITION IS REPLENISHED WITH NEW PARTICIPANTS, THE ORGANIZERS NOTE THE ACTIVE GROWTH OF THE EXHIBITION, IN CONNECTION WITH WHICH, AT THE BEGINNING OF THIS YEAR, A NEW PAVILION WAS ADDED TO THE MAIN VENUE OF KIHE 2023. PRODUCTS AND THE LATEST TECHNOLOGIES WILL BE PRESENTED BY ABOUT 300 EXHIBITORS FROM BELARUS, GREAT BRITAIN, HUNGARY, GERMANY, ITALY, KAZAKHSTAN, CHINA, LATVIA, RUSSIA, THE USA, UZBEKISTAN AND SOUTH KOREA.
Traditionally, the participants will present new medical, laboratory, diagnostic, rehabilitation equipment, a wide range of medicines, consumables, medical products, surgical instruments, optics and ophthalmology.
KIHE has long established itself as the best medical exhibition in the country, a regulator for building an effective dialogue between the state and business, a place for demonstration of the latest medical technology and equipment, as well as medical services. Last year alone, over 200 companies presented their products, and about 3,000 professional visitors came to see the exposition.
In the current realities, the KIHE exhibition provides a unique opportunity for business owners and manufacturers to find their niche in the medical market of Kazakhstan, and for the public sector to get acquainted with the latest technologies and innovative developments of foreign and domestic production. For the development of the healthcare system, according to the speech of Yerulan Zhamaubayev, the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan, only in the period from 2023 to 2025, the expenditures allocated from the state budget will amount to 6.7 trillion KZT, of which 2.1 trillion KZT - for 2023.
“The healthcare system faces specific large-scale tasks, the qualitative implementation of which will strengthen the system’s readiness to eliminate current and prevent future global challenges, as well as ensure the formation of a patient-oriented healthcare model that meets the needs of the population”, - Azhar Giniyat, the Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan, emphasized in one of her speeches. Of course, the state policy aimed at the comprehensive development of the healthcare system and the allocated budgets for the development of the industry serve as a catalyst for the effective holding of such highly specialized expo events as the KIHE 2023 exhibition.
In the exposition of 2023, special attention will be paid to the section “Medical and health tourism”. The number of citizens of Kazakhstan who travel abroad for treatment is increasing annually. According to the border service of Kazakhstan, in 2020, 18,678 people left for treatment, and in 2021 – 55,061 people. In addition to traveling at their own expense, since 2012, citizens have been traveling for foreign treatment at the expense of the state budget - within the framework of the Guaranteed Volume of Free Medical Care.
Over 40% of participants are domestic manufacturers and distributors, which indicates a well-formed local market for medical equipment and services. A significant share of the total number of participants of the exhibition is occupied by exhibitors-debutants. There is also great interest from Kazakhstani companies. So, Ishym Medical, Q-Med, Mbionics, Medsyst, Zein Invest, Hearing Rehabilitation Center will present a stand for the first time. Also, the Russian Export Center (REC) will present over 25 Russian companies for the first time. In addition to the REC, the Moscow Export Center, as well as over 30 individual Russian participants, take part.
Among the international companies that will become the participants of KIHE for the first time are Karsai Alba KFT, Mina World, Absology CO., LTD, Doctor Aesthetic, Lojer Medical, Center for Innovative Technologies in Orthopedics FSUE, Litoplast-Med.
A business program will be organized in parallel with the exhibition. Seminars and scientific-practical conferences, round tables, panel discussions, presentations and master classes will be organized in two conference halls.
The organizer of the exhibition is Iteca Kazakhstan Exhibition Company and its international partner - ICA Eurasia Group of Companies.
The KIHE 2023 exhibition is held with the support of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Akimat of Almaty city, the Association of International Pharmaceutical Manufacturers in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Eurasian Medical Association, the Association for the Support and Development of Pharmaceutical Activities of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
More detailed information about the event - the list of participants and the schedule of the business program can be found on the official website: www.kihe.kz