Press Release

Mecomed to Reinforce their Commitment to Sustainable Healthcare at Saudi Global Health Exhibition

Mecomed’s participation at the Saudi Global Health Exhibition showcases the convergence of MedTech innovation and sustainable healthcare, indicating a transformative era ahead.

30th October 2023, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Mecomed, a Medical Technology Association in the Middle East and Africa, is set to play a pivotal role at the upcoming Saudi Global Health Exhibition in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, intensifying the dialogue on
sustainable healthcare and advancing innovations that prioritize patient care and well-being in the MEA region.

Events like the Saudi Global Health Exhibition not only provide an avenue for industry leaders, healthcare professionals, and innovators to connect, but they also foster a collaborative environment crucial for the evolution of healthcare. With the healthcare sector accounting for around 4.4% of global net emissions, the push for eco-friendly practices and resource efficiency is paramount. In an era where rapid technological advancements are reshaping the medical landscape, it’s essential that stakeholders come together to share insights, best practices, and breakthrough solutions.

In the midst of global discussions centring on sustainability, Rami Rajab, CEO of Mecomed, will share insights in a session titled “ESG in Healthcare: Towards a Sustainable Future,” on Monday 30th October, at 13:45 in the Innovation Zone (SEHA Virtual Hospital). The session promises insights into integrating the latest healthcare solutions with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) guidelines, enhancing their understanding of aligning industry objectives with sustainable breakthroughs.

“The Saudi Global Health Exhibition is a catalyst for change, fostering vital interactions among healthcare stakeholders,”

said Rami Rajab, CEO of Mecomed. “Mecomed’s participation signifies our staunch commitment to driving the narrative of MedTech innovation, a cornerstone for building a sustainable healthcare framework. Every step we take is meticulously aligned with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles, propelling us closer to a healthcare sector that thrives on sustainability,”

As part of their commitment to fostering dialogue around healthcare innovation, Mecomed is also hosting a day-long event titled “Ask the MedTech Expert” on 30th October Monday from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM at the Riyadh Front Exhibition &Conference Center, Riyadh, KSA. This event invites KSA-based MedTech manufacturers and distributors to engage with Mecomed’s experts in healthcare leadership, innovation, regulation, and compliance. The day’s agenda is orchestrated to facilitate discourse on crucial healthcare themes, ranging from future cooperation imperatives for healthcare transformation in Saudi Arabia to the IMDRF Regulations of Medical Devices and In-Vitro Diagnostics, and Mecomed Code of Ethics and Compliance Guidelines. To learn more about these sessions, please contact us at [email protected].