Medilink North of England News Autumn Winter 2018 Volume 2 - Page 9

ARAB HEALTH 2019 Arab Health is the largest healthcare exhibition in the Middle East and has grown into one of the leading global healthcare events. After the success of the 2018 event, Medilink will once again be running a pavilion as part of wider UK activity. Taking place from 28th – 31st January 2019, this event is a fantastic opportunity for regional companies to showcase the very best healthcare products or services and do business with the rapidly growing Middle Eastern market. Arab Health regularly attracts over 100,000 attendees, distributors and key decision makers, which offers exhibitors the chance to network with potential new clients and expand their international prospects. By exhibiting with Medilink at this global healthcare exhibition, you will benefi t from project management, onsite assistance and business support. The Medilink pavilion is in a prime spot in hall 7 of the Dubai World Trade Centre and due to high demand, this exhibition sells out quickly every year.  To book your place, contact the Medilink International Team on international@medilink.co.uk / 0114 232 9292. AFRICA HEALTH 2019 The opportunities offered by markets across Sub- Saharan Africa are currently huge for UK companies. Africa Health is the continent’s largest gathering of healthcare professionals. This exhibition is the perfect opportunity for local and global companies to increase exports, network and do business with the vital, ever- growing African healthcare market. The event has a year-on-year growth in visitor numbers, regularly attracting over 10,000 healthcare industry professionals from Sub-Saharan Africa and further afi eld. Africa Health, which takes place on 28th – 30th May 2019, is attended by all leading national and private healthcare providers in the region, along with key buyers, distributors, government offi cials and trading partners. Medilink has organised the sole UK pavilion at Africa Health annually since 2012 and by exhibiting with us, you will receive many benefi ts including full pre-event support, onsite assistance and access to competitive travel and freight rates.  To register your interest or discuss this global healthcare exhibition further, contact the Medilink International Team on international@medilink.co.uk / 0114 232 9292. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR FEEDBACK ON MEDILINK NEWS, PLEASE CONTACT: connect@medilink.co.uk NEW TRADE COMMISSIONER FOR LATIN AMERICA The new Trade Commissioner for Latin America, Joanna Crellin, met with Yorkshire healthcare experts in May - sparking an opportunity for the life sciences industry to engage with international health markets. Medilink North of England co-hosted the visit which welcomed the Trade Commissioner for Latin America to Yorkshire and offered advice to the region on trade and investment, on behalf of the Department of International Trade (DIT). Joanna was introduced to Medilink North of England member, Brandon Medical and Medilink North of England’s International Manager, Tom Elliott, who advises healthcare companies on how to take their products to global markets. Brandon Medical specialise in producing medical lighting such as operating theatre lamps and AV systems to hospitals. Joanna Crellin, said: “I am delighted that I got the chance to visit Yorkshire to meet with representatives from Medilink and Brandon Medical. Both companies are truly transforming the healthcare sector here in Yorkshire.” Tom Elliott, said: “During Joanna’s visit we were able to speak about healthcare and life sciences organisations within the region and how they can better engage with markets in Latin America and the Caribbean. Engaging in these markets would be an enormous boost for the Yorkshire economy.” To discuss how Medilink’s International services can benefi t you, call 0114 232 9292 or email international@medilink.co.uk. HOW CAN MEDILINK’S INTERNATIONAL TEAM BENEFIT YOU? Alongside the International Teams exceptional support and access to world leading trade missions and exhibitions, Medilink also offers short term additional resourcing to achieve international objectives such as: · Export staff, maternity and sickness cover · Market access projects · Distributor identifi cation and targeting · Market identifi cation and market entry strategy · Regulatory process clarifi cation and support · International project management · Exhibition stand staffi ng To discuss Medilink’s exhibition schedule or wider international services, please get in touch with the team today, on: international@medilink.co.uk / 0114 232 9292. WWW.MEDILINK.CO.UK