REED SINOPHARM EXHIBITIONS LAUNCHES HEALTH INDUSTRY SUMMIT
tHIS Launch in Shanghai
ASIA - A new Shanghai event incorporating over 100 conferences and a 260,000sqm exhibition is set to launch in May 2015.
Organised by Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions, a joint venture between Reed Exhibitions and Sinopharm, the new Health Industry Summit (tHIS) will be held on 15-18 May 2015 at the National Exhibition and Conference Center, Shanghai.
It is estimated that more than 6,000 exhibitors and 150,000 professional visitors and academics from 140 countries and regions will attend the inaugural event.
According to the organiser, “the big single block exhibition complex” will comprise of a summit programme co-locating three health industry exhibitions: CMEF, PHARMCHINA, and API CHINA.
An extensive conference programme will feature at the event, focusing on the new policies and investment, R&D, manufacturing and distribution, professional education and hospital applications.
“With China predicting its health industry to grow into an RMB 8 trillion (US$1.2 trillion) industry by 2020, and a strengthening of health sector demand, the move is clearly intended to secure more international trade and influence for China’s already sizable sector,” said a spokesman from the organiser.
Meanwhile, Reed's Tokyo International Book Fair is preparing for 65,000 visitors.
Photo: Hu Kunping, managing director at Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions speaking at the press conference
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