“Israel Innovative Technologies for Thai Medical Services Enhancement”
The Economic and Trade Office at the Embassy of Israel in Thailand and the Private Hospital Association recently organized a significant event in the topic of “Israel Innovative Technologies for Thai Medical Services Enhancement”. The event was held on March 19th, 2013 at His Royal Highness Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn Ballroom, Royal Golden Jubilee Building.
“This event is a part of the ongoing collaboration between Israel and Thailand. Israel is a global leader in the fields of R&D and high technologies and attributes great emphasis on innovative Life Science and medical devices. I believe that IIT (Israeli Innovative Technologies) in medical devices sector can boost Thailand as it is gearing up for AEC and assist it in positioning the country as the Medical Hub of ASEAN” said Mr. Barak Sharabi, Head of Trade and Economic Mission at the Embassy of Israel in Bangkok.
The event was an opportunity to showcase IIT (Israeli Innovative Technologies) in Medical Devices in Thailand and promoting the “MEDinISRAEL 2013“, the upcoming medical devices conference which will take place in Israel during June 10th – 13th, 2013.
During this event, we were honored to have Thai and Israeli guest speakers. The Thai guest speakers from the Private Hospital Association and the Thai Medical Device Technology Industry Association shared the rich information related to the current situation and future trends of medical services in Thailand. The Israeli experts from 3 Israeli companies presented their groundbreaking technologies in the non-invasive diagnosis and treatment fields and gave a preview to what is expected in the conference in June.
We would like to extend a big thanks to the following guest speakers.
Thai Guest Speakers:-
Dr. Prapa Wongphaet M.D., Advisory of the Private Hospital Association and the President of the Thai Medical Tourism Association.
Dr. Somkiet Chuapetcharasopon, M.D., Committee of Foreign Affairs, the Private Hospital Association and the Strategic Medical Advisor, Bumrungrad International Hospital.
Mr. Preecha Bhandtivej, President of the Thai Medical Device Technology Industry Association.
Israeli Guest Speakers:-
Mr. Larry Susman, Vice President of Sales & Marketing from Cnoga Medical Limited.
Dr. Roni Yagel, Vice President of International Market from Insightec Limited.
Dr. Ing. Kazem Samandari, President of Asia Pacific, Given Imaging (Asia) Limited.