The 27th edition of the Dubai International Pharmaceutical & Technologies Conference and Exhibition (DUPHAT 2022) has generated direct and indirect business deals worth AED5.1 billion ($1.38 billion).
The largest of its kind in the region, DUPHAT 2022 was held at the Dubai World Trade Centre and featured the participation of a number of doctors, pharmacists, as well as regional and international speakers.
The event also featured prominent pharmaceutical companies from across the world that showcased the latest technological advancements in the sector.
Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani, Executive Chairman of DUPHAT and Chairman of INDEX Holding, said the deals at DUPHAT reflected the UAE’s role in “leading economic recovery and its ability to provide opportunities for growth across different sectors”.
“This year, we have given participants the opportunity to meet new clients, suppliers, and manufacturers in the industry to build partnerships and strong long-term business networks,” he said.
Organised over an area of 30,000 square meters, the event attracted more than 22,000 visitors and participants from 82 countries. The event featured 140 speakers who shared their insights at 112 scientific sessions, which focused on key issues and developments in the pharmaceutical industry. Additionally, the event saw 330 presentations and various workshops hosted to discuss the latest scientific research in the pharmaceutical sector.