Who attends

Arab Health is the largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals in the MENA regions, welcoming 51,670 attendees from 170 countries.

Here is a selection of some of the attending professionals that make Arab Health an essential part of their yearly calendar:


Manufacturers of medical devices and equipment use Arab Health as an opportunity to showcase their latest products to the MENA region’s healthcare industry. 4,142 companies will be in attendance, coming in from 64 countries. Companies vary from large organisations such as Siemens and Philips to smaller entrepreneurships getting involved in an exhibition for the first time. With 51,670 attendees and thousands of products on display, business deals occur every minute of the show, truly making Arab Health the place where the healthcare world comes to do business.

Purchasing & procurement

Professionals who are tasked with purchasing and procurement responsibilities for healthcare facilities, educational providers and medical specialty associations use Arab Health as a way of starting each new year efficiently. Using the show as an opportunity to get ahead of the upcoming year’s product needs, they scope the full variety of options available and then have detailed discussions with attending key influencers from manufacturing companies to secure the best deals.

Dealers & distributors

Arab Health provides a beneficial experience for all dealer and distributor job functions – from senior management of larger organisations that are looking to connect with key industry players, sales and business development professionals tasked with expanding their product portfolios and entrepreneurs hoping to source the next ‘big product’ to supply in their country. With 66 manufacturing countries to choose from, choice is one thing that is not lacking when it comes to business opportunities at Arab Health.

Medical practitioners

As a leader in the healthcare industry that emphasises the importance of innovation, Arab Health ensures that several avenues are available through the show for healthcare professionals to develop themselves. Not only does the event provide insights into the advancements of the healthcare industry through the exhibition, but dedicated CME accredited conferences and hands-on-training workshops provide the opportunity for growth in multiple fields and disciplinaries. 

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The Arab Health post show report 2020

27 - 30 January 2020