Medical Fair India 1st Advisory Meeting held on a Virtual Platform
The 1st Advisory Committee Meeting for Medical Fair India (MFI) 2021 took place across an online platform on 30 June, 2020. The meeting saw the attendance of senior committee members comprising of industry stalwarts from the Indian Medical and Healthcare Industry. An advisory committee of experts from the medical and healthcare community has been formed with an objective to further develop Medical Fair India as the relevant platform for networking, supporting and knowledge exchange for the healthcare and medical industry.
This meeting was organized to discuss and exchange the ideas and directives to be implemented in the next edition of MFI to be held in New Delhi from 25-27, February, 2021. Mr. Rajiv Nath was chosen as the first chairman of the Advisory Committee for Medical Fair India 2021 and was requested to lead the meeting of the Advisory Committee.
The meeting was attended by esteemed Advisory Committee members as below:
Mr. Thomas Schlitt, Managing Director, Messe Düsseldorf India Pvt Ltd
CHAIRMAN MFI 2021 Mr. Rajiv Nath - Forum Coordinator, Association of Indian Medical Device Industry (AIMED) and Managing Director, Hindustan Syringes & Medical Devices Limited (HMD) CHAIRMAN - VOH CONFERENCE Dr. Naveen Nishchal - Chairman, Voice of Healthcare (VOH) and Co-Founder Meddo - Network of Clinics & Cygnus Hospitals
CHAIRPERSON - CLINLAB EXHIBITION AND CONFERENCE Ms. Veena Kohli - CEO, Vanguard Diagnostics and President, Association of Diagnostic Manufacturers of India (ADMI)
VICE-CHAIRPERSON - CLINLAB EXHIBITION AND CONFERENCE Mr. Jatin Mahajan - Managing Director, J Mitra & Co. Pvt. Ltd
CHAIRMAN – FTR4H Mr. Mark Waechter - Mobile Strategy Consultant and Chief Evangelist, Future of Health – FTR4H
Digital Transformation Partner
Mr. Raghuram Janapareddy - Director, Healthcare & Life-sciences, NASSCOM CoE CHAIRMAN - SMART HOSPITAL Ms. Rama Venugopal - Executive Director, Value Added Corporate Services (P) Ltd CHAIRMAN – MEDGATE TODAY AWARDS Mr. Afzal Kamal, Founder and Editor, Medgate Today Magazine
CHIEF ADVISOR & MENTOR Dr. Girdhar Gyani - Director General, Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI) and Advisor to Govt. of India
MEDICAL FAIR INDIA TEAM Mr. Surajit Bit, Director – Projects, Medical Fair India Mr. Adarsh Verma, Project Head, Medical Fair India
Mr. Thomas Schlitt, Managing Director, Messe Düsseldorf India Pvt Ltd, said, “We heartily welcome all committee members to this e-meeting and thank them for sparing their valuable time and accepting to be part of this committee. Over many years, MFI has been proven to be a fruitful platform for industry leaders, government officials, trade association and key stakeholders from the medical industry to come together and share ideas. We must continue to be the true and most up-to-date reflection of the medical fair industry showcasing the most cutting edge products and services along with continued dialogues amongst the stakeholders.”
Mr. Rajiv Nath, Chairman, Advisory Committee, Medical Fair India, stated, “I appreciate the efforts put in by the Messe Düsseldorf team for raising the quality of exhibitions, conferences and awards over the years. This has led to more involvement and evolvement of the medical and health care manufacturing industry. Despite various restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there was quite a good response and participation by medical industry during the Medical Fair India 2020 in Mumbai. We hope to return with a better and bigger 2021 edition in more safe and sound environment.”
The next MEDICAL FAIR INDIA will be held at the Pragati Maidan Exhibition Center in New Delhi from 25 to 27 February 2021.
About MEDICAL FAIR INDIA MEDICAL FAIR INDIA is a trade fair that forms part of the ‘MEDICAlliance’ family of trade fairs and is organised by Messe Düsseldorf India, a subsidiary of Messe Düsseldorf, in close cooperation with the team of Düsseldorf’s No. 1 trade fair MEDICA.