SPONSORS FOR 2018
For over 150 years, Nestlé’s purpose has been all about enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers more than 2000 brands and the company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé Middle East’s heritage goes back over 80 years to 1934. Today, Nestlé Middle East owns and operates 18 factories and provides direct employment to more than 13,000 employees and indirect employment to several thousand more. The Nestlé portfolio in the region currently exceeds 60 innovative product brands in a wide range of categories: dairy products and infant nutrition, bottled water, chocolate and confectionery, coffee creamers, breakfast cereals, culinary products, health science, skin health and Pet Care among others. Nestlé Nido, Nestlé NAN, S-26, Progress, Maggi, Nescafé, Kit Kat, Coffeemate, Nestlé Cerelac, Nestlé Fitness, Nestlé Pure Life, Nespresso, Optifast and Cetaphil are just some of the brands available in the Middle East.
A Leading Global Company with a Strong Arab Footprint Abbott is committed to helping people live life to the fullest Founded by Dr. Wallace C. Abbott in 1888, Abbott is dedicated to fulfilling the promise of human potential. Today, 94,000 people work at Abbott to make a lasting impact on health in more than 150 countries. Abbott is proud to be part of the social fabric of the Arab world. Our presence in the region spans over 75 years, and we continuously aim at diversifying our initiatives and enhancing our investment in a sustainable manner. By creating breakthrough products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutrition and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott helps people live life to the fullest. Since proper nutrition is the precursor of good health, Abbott has pioneered breakthrough formulas and science-based products for adults and children.
Nutricia is one of the fastest-growing food companies in the world. Its mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible. Nutricia Early Life Nutrition partners with parents and healthcare professionals specialized nutrition to babies and toddlers to complement breast-feeding, for healthy growth and the best start in life. With flagship brands that include: Aptamil, Blédina, and Cow & Gate, Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition offers specialised formulas for infants and toddlers, and weaning of solid for children. We believe that by helping mums and babies get the right nutrition during the first 1000 days - from the start of pregnancy until her baby is two years old - we can and will positively influence their short- and longterm health outcomes. Together with our partners, we have always advocated the importance of nutrition for infants and young children, including breastfeeding. Nutricia supports the WHO’s global public health recommendation calling for exclusive breast-feeding for the first six months of age and continued breast-feeding up to two years and beyond, combined with the safe introduction of appropriate complementary foods. We believe that it is the industry’s responsibility to adopt, implement and enforce strict policies to ensure marketing practices do not negatively affect the choice and ability of mothers to breast-feed their infants optimally, in line with the WHO International Code of Marketing of Breast-Milk Substitutes (the WHO Code).
Fresenius Kabi is a global healthcare company that specializes in lifesaving medicines and technologies for infusion, transfusion and clinical nutrition. Our products and services are used to help care for critically and chronically ill patients. Our product portfolio comprises a comprehensive range of I.V. generic drugs, infusion therapies and clinical nutrition products as well as the medical devices for administering these products.
Launched in 2016, Julphar Life is the new and dynamic consumer healthcare division of Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries- JULPHAR. Julphar Life provides solutions to help people live healthier lives. Julphar Life offers a wide range of innovative and high-quality products to support people’s different lifestyles and goals. Julphar life’s holistic approach is centered on enhancing the quality of life and improving well-being for the constantly changing individual needs of patients.
Health Way is a private company managing Trading & Pharmaceutical Drug Store and based in Dubai-UAE. We partner with Quinton Laboratories from Spain, Secolino Spain, Sugar Zero from Italy and Mediset GmbH from Germany to promote and distribute their products exclusively in the GCC. We specialised in supplying unique & high quality Food Supplements, Healthy food, Medical supplies & equipments to hospitals and Pharmacies beside dealing with private clinics and governmental sector. Our range of products serve the Cancer, Diabetic, Diet, Autistic, Neonate and Dermatology patients beside assisting the healthy people to main their healthy lifestyle.
PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated more than $66 billion in net revenue in 2014, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales. At the heart of PepsiCo is Performance with Purpose – our goal to deliver top-tier financial performance while creating sustainable growth through Human, Environmental and Talent sustainability. Human Sustainability is our strategic approach to health and nutrition in our product portfolio and is a key pillar of Performance with Purpose where our goal is to continue to refine our food and beverage choices to meet changing consumer needs by developing a broader portfolio of product choices. We plan to further expand our more nutritious portfolio by leveraging our brands, including Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade. Innovation is the lifeblood of PepsiCo, and the investments we’ve made in R&D are driving topline growth across our portfolio. We have a world class R&D function with world class capabilities and expertise that can help us drive future success. We inaugurated in 2014 a MENA innovation center in Dubai to step up our innovation in the region.
Al Rawabi Dairy Company is a leading dairy and juice company in the UAE with a wide range of products from milk, yoghurt, laban, juice and functional products. Currently, Al Rawabi operates in the UAE and Oman and daily serves more than 13, 000 stores with fresh products. A Rawabi started out with 500 imported cows from Holland in 1989, and today proudly holds a herd over 13,000 cows, out of which 8,000 are milking cows. The farm is located in Dubai, UAE and it is equipped with a high edge showering and cooling system for the cows, for which cows are know the “happy cows” for their stress heat free life in Dubai Desert. Al Rawabi first introduced the plastic bottles in 1991 in GCC, first introduced pasteurized juices, and is the first company to launch functional products - such as Nutree Boost, Super Milk and Vitamin D milk, firs the company to address the health issues of the nation. The company was awarded two times by AgraMe Awards Middle East for the Best Dairy Innovations, has numerous environmental excellence awards, and was listed 2 times among the top companies in the Arab World by Forbes Magazine.
Baxter touches the lives of millions of people around the world every day. Our products and therapies can be found throughout hospitals and clinics – from the ER to the OR, from the pharmacy to the ICU – as well as advancing patients’ care in their homes. For more than 85-years, we have been at the critical intersection of saving and sustaining lives. And now, we are determined and uniquely positioned to realize our greatest opportunity to transform global healthcare for years to come.
NMC Trading, the trading arm of the NMC Healthcare, is one of the UAE’s leading marketing and distribution companies, for prestigious brands in Medical Consumables & Disposables, FMCG, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Equipment, Food, Veterinary products, Analytical Lab Equipment, and Educational resources.”
Spec Brite Group is a leading distributor of cutting-edge equipment and products for Wellbeing “Aesthetic, Medical, Fitness and Nutrition”. Since its establishment back in 1997, one company grew to become a group of companies under Spec Brite, which currently operate in the Middle East & North Africa region.
MISSION: We bring to you the most advanced technologies and products for wellbeing from around the world.
VISION:To become your favorite Partner for your wellbeing needs.
WE PROVIDE EXCELLENT SERVICE
- Prompt response to enquiries.
- Meticulous delivery of orders
- Theoretical, hands-on trainings and certifications
- Outstanding sales service and support
OUR BUSINESS ETHICS:
- Our main target is customer satisfaction and loyalty.
- To convey accurate information to clients
- To provide the best after sales service
Since its founding in 1840 seca has proven its skill at developing innovative weighing technology combined with practical functions.
Today seca is the world market leader in medical measuring and weighing. In addition to the operation of 13 branch offices, seca measuring systems and scales are also exported to over 110 countries. The seca service network guarantees continuous maintenance of the precision devices. seca maintains close contact with users in order to support doctors and medical staff as professionally as possible. The results are innovative products that are precisely tailored to the needs of the respective medical areas of application such as the medical Body Composition Analyzer (mBCA) for body composition analysis by means of bioimpedance analysis (BIA) and the seca 360° wireless system for diagnostic support. In doing so, the most advanced production techniques, durable materials, and worldwide quality management guarantee a product standard of the highest level.
Wellness by Design is an American based brand, and launched 4 years ago in Dubai Healthcare city free zone bringing in the latest and greatest of healthcare services, protocols and concepts to be adopted in our dietitian clinics and centers. Leading a highly customer focused way of delivering our services and treatments, and ensuring the clients satisfaction is always exceeding the expectations ensuring that we give our clients the best experience ever. All our medical staff follow high level standards that are qualified by our main branch in USA and adopt a special protocol been implemented in wellness by design, allowing them to fill the gap and the growing needs in our community for health and nutrition center that offers professional educated counseling. Using up to date tools and methodologies such as special body analyzer, blood tests and special genetic test for health and weight management. We are able to offer very specific, customized, precise and effective dietary approach.
We Go Beyond Organic, TaiPei Dao was founded to make a difference. Born out of a great love and passion for a truly healthy food and the influence it has on our wellness and lifestyle, we take things back to basics with our pure & essential ingredients. At TaiPei Dao, we are focused on making our restaurant a meaningful lifestyle destination, by providing a gastronomic-experience as well as lifestyle and mind-set change. Our values are embodied in our ingredients and by avoiding materials that contains antibiotics, artificial food additives, msg, white sugar, white rice and hydrogenated vegetable oil, etc.
Vidimed is an ISO certified international provider of pharmaceutical and nutritional health care products which is charting a course towards a stronger and more sustainable healthcare system that connects with people and delivers better care to patients by providing innovative healthcare solutions for people in the MENA region for their future well-being.
ASPEN is dedicated to improving patient care by advancing the science and practice of clinical nutrition and metabolism. Founded in 1976, ASPEN is an interdisciplinary organization whose members are involved in the provision of clinical nutrition therapies, including parenteral and enteral nutrition. With more than 6,500 members from around the world, ASPEN is a community of dietitians, nurses, pharmacists, physicians, scientists, students, and other health professionals from every facet of nutrition support clinical practice, research, and education.