The first international conference and exhibition on AYUSH and wellness systems, International Arogya 2017, is being organized in Delhi from December 4-7, 2017 by FICCI in collaboration with Govt. of India’s Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of Commerce & Industry, and Pharmaexcil.
Venue : Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi
The four-day event will showcase the strength and scientific validation of traditional Indian systems of medicine in the global context, including Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, Sowa-Rigpa and Homoeopathy (AYUSH), and facilitate their worldwide promotion, development and recognition.
International Arogya 2017 will be inaugurated by Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Commerce and Industry, Shripad Yesso Naik, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India, in the presence of Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary, Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India; Rita Teaotia, Secretary, Dept. of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India; and Dr. Sanjaya Baru, Secretary General, FICCI, and other dignitaries.
A major highlight of International Arogya 2017 will be Indian CEOs’ Roundtable, chaired by Shri Shripad Yesso Naik, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of AYUSH. The event will also host sessions built around themes like Enhancing the export potential of AYUSH; Business opportunities in integrative healthcare; Building a brand strategy; Standardization and quality control in AYUSH sector; and a workshop on essential herbal raw materials required in AYUSH Industry.
A FICCI and Frost & Sullivan Knowledge Paper titled “AYUSH for the World Market Access Handbook” will be released. International regulators from ASEAN and BIMSTEC countries, Canada and Switzerland will meet Indian regulators and industry leaders. There will also be a meet of medicinal plant cultivators. Visitors will be offered free health check-ups and consultation, lectures and counselling by specialists of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, Homoeopathy, Prakriti Pariksha and Nadi Pariksha.