10th International exhibition of medical treatment abroad
12-14 March 2019 • Expocentre Fairgrounds, Moscow, Russia

Business program

Presentation Area (Stand М207, Hall 2, Pavilion 2)
 
 13 March, Tuesday

10:30–12:00

Business interactive discussion ‘International Exchange’

Organised by: Health Tourism Association
Format: open dialogue
Discussion participants: representatives of foreign and Russian clinics, hospitals, insurance companies, government institutions, corporations


·         International exchange in health tourism industry. Active longevity as a world trend 

Speaker: Elena Trubnikova, President of Health Tourism Association
 
·         Experience of rehabilitation and preventive medicine state programmes implementation
Speaker: Natalia Startseva, Acting Director of National Medical Research Centre of Rehabilitation and Balneology
 
·         How did Slovenia become a recreation brand? Rehabilitation and preventive programmes integration in general medical system by example of Slovenian resorts
Speaker: Valeriy Arakelov, thermal tourism expert, Slovenia
 
·         Role of insurance companies in creating of recreational programmes for companies and private clients. The problems of working at the international market
Speaker: Yulia Kuznetsova, representative of ‘AlfaStrakhovanie Medicine’ company
 
·         What a modern sanatorium should be like?
Speaker: Tatiana Labendik, CEO of balneological hotel
 
·         Hungarian resorts. International experience in clinic-resort cooperation system
Speaker: Shandor Fabian, Tourism Councilor at Embassy of the Republic of Hungary, Russia
 
·         Czech Republic experience in clinic-resort international cooperation system
Martin Plachi, Vice-President of Association of Czech resorts
 
12:00–12:30 Innovative methods of back pain treatment 

Speaker: Yasyyuki Nonaka, representative of International Lumbago Clinic
 
12:30–13:00 Rehabilitation in Greece

Speaker: Sam Awad, CEO of GMTP company
 
13:00–13:30 Loewenstein – one of the best rehabilitation centres in Israel

Speaker: Arthur Kaziev, Head of Loewenstein international department
 
  Prospective areas of ‘Emek’ centre of advanced medicine

Speaker: Arthur Minevic, representative of ‘Emek’ Medical Center
 
13:30–14:30 
Medical tourism market niches: agency growing points

Speaker: Evgeniy Chernyshev, Vice President of International Medical Tourism Agencies Association
 
14:30–18:00  Conference ‘Strengths of Medical Korea’.
Memorandum conclusion

Organised by: Korea International Medical Association, International Medical Tourism Agencies Association

Speakers: representatives of South Korea clinics


14 March, Wednesday


Conference ‘Medical and Rehabilitation Tourism 2018 ’

Organised by: Russian Healthcare Travel Council (RHTC)
Moderator: Marina Golubkova, RHTC coordinator

10:30–10:40
Introductory remarks

Speaker: Oksana Medvedeva, President of Russian Healthcare Travel Council (RHTC) , Vice President of Global Healthcare Travel Council (GHTC)
 
10:40–11:00 International certification – patients` safety guarantee 

Speaker: Oksana Medvedeva, President of Russian Healthcare Travel Council (RHTC) , Vice President of Global Healthcare Travel Council (GHTC)
 
11:00–11:30 Advantages of treatment in Greece. New areas of surgery
 
Speaker: Sam Awad, CEO of GMTP company
 
11:30–12:00 Strengths of Spain medicine. Service and customer focus
 
Speaker: Jorge Alvares, representative of Spain medical tourism sector 
 
12:00–12:30
What Israel medicine is still leading in?

Speaker: Helena Chupina,  representative of RHTC (Ural)

12:30–13:00 Italian medical tourism achievements. Spinal and minimally invasive surgery
 
Speaker: Fabio Tresoldi, neurosurgery specialist, representative of Salusgate company
 
13:00–13:30 Breakthrough in medical tourism and patients` treatment quality in Turkey
 
Speaker: Leila Abu Ahmed, representative of RHTC (Turkey)
 
14:30–15:00 Advanced treatment in Finland. Top areas of medical tourism
 
Speaker: Olga Konovalova, medical consultant of Helena Medical Group
 
15:00–15:30 Rehabilitation and SPA for foreign patients. Thailand and Egypt
 
Speaker: Ilya Dubrovskiy, main editor of ‘Tourist’ magazine
 
15:30–16:00 Overview of medical tourism sector in Tunisia
 
Speaker: Valeriy Buyanov, founder of  Health Tourism School in Moscow
 
16:00–16:30
Treatment in Baltic countries. Prices and specialisation. Lithuania

Speaker: Renata Grytene, representative of doctors`union ‘Surgery experts’ 

16:30–17:00
Why do Russians choose India?  Strengths of UAE and China

Speaker: Helena Pankova, representative of RHTC (NorthWest)



Exhibitors` presentations

13:30–14:00 Heart Centre Astana. Improving health of patients with cardiovascular diseases
 
Speaker: Asel Mazhibaeva, representative of National Research Cardiac Surgery Centre
 
14:00–14:30 Medical Tourism in Bulgaria – advanced treatment  and competitive advantage of Acibadem clinics network
 
Speakers: Denis Seifullin, Leisan Filipova, representatives of Acibadem clinics

 
15 March, Thursday


Exhibitors` presentations

12:30–13:00 Helsinki University Hospital – new cutting-edge technologies in medicine 
 
Speakers: Petri Yalovaara, Tiyna Aho, Olga Konovalova – representatives of HYKSIN clinic


Training course for travel and medical tourism agencies

Organised by: International Medical Tourism Agencies Association

13:00–14:00

Medical tourism market: growth point for travel agency 

Speaker: Evgeniy Chernyshev, Vice President of International Medical Tourism Agencies Association

14:00–14:40

Medical tourism agency: foundation and development step by step

Speaker: Evgeniy Chernyshev, Vice President of International Medical Tourism Agencies Association

14:40–15:00

10 indicators of agency`s correct work (checklist for new agencies)

Speaker: Tatiana Sokolova, General Director of medical tourism agency ‘MedicaTour’