Hamdan bin Rashid opens UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition

DUBAI, 17th February, 2015 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority today inaugurated the 19th edition of the UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition, AEEDC Dubai, organised by the Dubai Health Authority at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Following the traditional ribbon-cutting ceremony, Sheikh Hamdan toured the exhibition area, and heard from the exhibitors about the latest technologies and accomplishments that the manufacturing companies had reached to in the field of dentistry all over the world.

Sheikh Hamdan expressed his satisfaction at the event’s success, hailing its outstanding organisation and the growing number of exhibitors and the participating countries.

Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani, Executive Chairman of AEEDC Dubai and Global Scientific Dental Alliance, said, “With steady steps in the past 18 years, AEEDC Dubai conference and exhibition recorded outstanding growth year after year, until it has become an essential platform for dentists, technicians, and manufacturers from all over the world.” “We are very proud that AEEDC Dubai today is ranked as the second largest dental event in the world and the first in the MENASA Region. It is considered the main gate to the Middle East countries and Southeast Asian countries.” he said.

The 3-days event occupies 50,000 square meters of floor space and hosts more than 1,600 companies from 70 countries, with the participation of a number of regional and international officials and heads of delegation representatives from 130 countries.