The 1st Edition of HEALTH TECH India 2017 will be scheduled from 3 - 5 February 2017 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

The main objective to organize this Exhibition & Conference is to provide a platform to showcase the latest technology in the healthcare and medical devices industry, also to bring together the key decision makers, manufacturers, suppliers under one roof. HEATH TECH INDIA 2017 aims to educate, inspire and deliver results for the community involved in the design, development, and manufacturing of medical devices and technologies.

The event will be supported by the Government of India and the Ministry of Health and several associations related to the healthcare sector.

Business Opportunities

  • In Indian hospitals, the availability of hospital beds is less than required. Hence by 2025, there is an impending necessity to add 1.8 million extra beds to attain the ratio of 2 beds/1000 people.
  • By 2025 an extra 0.7 million doctors will be needed to achieve the ratio of 1 doctor/1000 people.
  • Patients mostly from Gulf & SAARC Nations, Africa, CIS countries, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Myanmar are attracted to India for treatment. They come mainly for orthopedic treatments, organ transplant, cardiac &
  • Telemedicine is the best solution for health care facilities in rural and semi-urban sectors because of the lack of doctors. Development of the Indian IT sector plays an important role in the growth of telemedicine.
  • The Indian medical equipment and implants sector contributes to approximately 85% of the import market. Investment opportunities are also seen on machineries like X-ray, ECG, in-vitro diagnostics, patient monitoring, etc.

About CII

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, partnering industry, Government, and civil society, through advisory and consultative processes.

CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, playing a proactive role in India's development process. Founded in 1895, India's premier business association has over 8000 members, from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 200,000 enterprises from around 240 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.

CII charts change by working closely with Government on policy issues, interfacing with thought leaders, and enhancing efficiency, competitiveness and business opportunities for industry through a range of specialized services and strategic global linkages. It also provides a platform for consensus-building and networking on key issues.

Extending its agenda beyond business, CII assists industry to identify and execute corporate citizenship programmes. Partnerships with civil society organizations carry forward corporate initiatives for integrated and inclusive development across diverse domains including affirmative action, healthcare, education, livelihood, diversity management, skill development, empowerment of women, and water, to name a few.

The CII theme for 2016-17, Building National Competitiveness, emphasizes Industry's role in partnering Government to accelerate competitiveness across sectors, with sustained global competitiveness as the goal. The focus is on six key enablers: Human Development; Corporate Integrity and Good Citizenship; Ease of Doing Business; Innovation and Technical Capability; Sustainability; and Integration with the World.

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