Seminar on Israeli medical devices industry to be held
April 29, 2013, 12:03 am TWN
TAIPEI--Israel's representative office in Taiwan will hold a seminar Tuesday to promote the Israeli medical devices industry and invite Taiwanese companies in related fields to attend an international show on medical innovation in Israel in June.
Israel's representative to Taiwan Simona Halperin will attend the seminar in Taipei, during which experts will brief participants on the development of the medical devices industry in Israel, the Israel Economic and Cultural Office in Taipei said recently.
Israel has advanced medical device technologies and is one of the world's major exporting countries of medical devices, the office said in a statement.
Taiwanese companies in the medical devices sector and academics in related fields are expected to attend the seminar, and they will also be encouraged to attend the 2nd Medical Devices & Health Information Technology Conference & Exhibition to be held June 10-13 in Tel Aviv, Israel, the office said.
The biennial event in Israel brings together representatives from over 50 countries to exchange ideas with their Israeli counterparts on methodologies, challenges and opportunities in medicine, the organizers said.
The event will consist of an international forum on public health, an exhibition and one-on-one business meetings to enhance cooperation among different countries, the organizers said.