With the MEDTEC Italy, UBM Canon presents a new trade show and conferences event in the third-largest European market for medical technology. It will take place on September 26 and 27, 2012 in Modena, Italy and will present design and manufacturing solutions for the growing medical technology industries in the area.
Italian OEMs of the medical sector counts over 32,000 employees and generate an annual turnover of around EUR 10 billion. About 2,500 manufacturers of medical equipment or components and assembly groups are involved in this economic performance.
At the center of the market
About 80 percent of all Italian companies that are active in medical technology are located in North Italy, the heart of the medical technology in the country. The region of Modena and the neighbouring town of Mirandola specifically apply as the Life and Health Sciences Center and is home to more than 100 successful manufacturer in this industry.
Just like Germany and France, the two largest medical technology markets in Europe, Italy also shows many years of impressive growth (on average six or seven percent per year). The production sectors for orthopedic and cardiovascular devices grow even more with more than 10 percent.
New platform in Italy
To take advantage of this interesting market, the MEDTEC Italy trade fair and conference is an optimal contact platform for medical technology companies. Gregor Bischkopf, trade show manager with UBM Canon explains: “The MEDTEC Italy will serve as an annual exhibition of the Italian speaking area for innovation in medical technology and manufacturing.” At the same time, it offers the perfect opportunity to open up a promising new market with high growth potential for companies from Germany and other European countries. He concludes: “It complements our European trade fair portfolio perfectly.”
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