Yesterday, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, inaugurated the Emirates International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition “AEEDC Dubai”, the largest dental event in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia region. With the participation of more than 3,000 companies and 4,000 international brands, from 155 countries around the world.
His Highness was accompanied by Awad Saghir Al Ketbi, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, Hilal Saeed Al Marri, Director General of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing in Dubai, Dr. Alawi Sheikh Ali, Deputy Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, Dr. Nasser Khalifa Al Budoor, Director of the Dubai Medical District, and Dr. Abdul Salam Al-Madani, CEO of AEEDC Dubai, the International Scientific Dental Consortium, and Chairman of Index Holdings.
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum toured the exhibition pavilions, and briefed His Highness on the latest technologies and products developed by international and emerging companies in this field. His Highness also visited a photo exhibition of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, may God have mercy on him, under the title “We will not forget you”, in gratitude for his efforts and sponsorship of the exhibition throughout the previous sessions. His Highness also visited the pavilion of Hamdan bin Mohammed College of Dentistry, the pavilion of the Saudi Dental Association, and the Ministry of The Impossible, the Dubai Dental Hospital wing, in addition to the Italian wing, the SAESHIN and Dentsply Sirona wing.
This year, AEEDC Dubai celebrates its silver jubilee and the achievements of the dental community, which the exhibition has contributed greatly and effectively to its success over the years. On this occasion, the organizing committee of the AEEDC Dubai 2021 conference and exhibition chose Saudi Arabia as the guest of honor for this important medical event, in appreciation of the efforts of AEEDC Dubai 2021. The Kingdom is in the field of dentistry and its research, and the twenty-fifth edition of the exhibition will continue until the first of next July at the Dubai World Trade Center.
Dr. Abdul Salam Al-Madani, CEO of AEEDC Dubai, the International Scientific Dental Consortium and Chairman of Index Holding, stressed that over the past 25 years, AEEDC Dubai has made a positive impact on the regional and global dental community, and provided an opportunity to learn about the latest developments The volume of commercial deals concluded over the course of the exhibition’s sessions amounted to more than 126 billion dirhams, and more than 2,372 of the most important speakers in the world were gathered, and more than 326 specialized workshops were organized, in which more than 584,449 visitors participated. and 38,128 regional and global companies.