On Mar 14 & 15, 2014
The second International Summit on Health & Wellness Tourism is scheduled to take place on March 14 and 15, 2014 at the Lavasa International Convention Centre, in Lavasa, Maharashtra.
The primary objective of the event is to showcase India as the ‘Wellness Destination of Choice’. With the motto, ‘Connecting Healthcare’, the event will facilitate discussions on the globalisation of the Health and Wellness Tourism segment by experts and players in the field, as per a release. The Summit will be followed by an exhibition to showcase the new technological step-ups of the segment.
Twenty-five expert speakers from around the globe and 75-80 professionals and students from various fields of Healthcare and Tourism are expected at the Summit. The speakers include Christina de Moraes Founder, IMTCC, USA; Julie Munro, President, Medical Travel Quality Alliance, Thailand; Dr Premhar Shah, CEO – The Medical Tourist Company, UK; Pramod Goel, President & CEO, PlacidWay USA; and Dr Mussaad Al-Razouki, Healthcare & Education Expert and Entrepreneur – Kleos Healthcare Corporation, KUWAIT.
Over 200 delegates from over 28 countries will be participating at the 2014 Summit, besides Indian State Tourism Development Boards and Indian and international Health and Tourism Ministries. Participating organisations at this year’s edition of the conference are Department of AYUSH, Government of India; Beverly Hills Body Bistro, USA; Klinik Esthetika, India; and University of Grieswald, Germany.
Indian Heritage of Ayurveda and Alternative Medicines’ – a discussion on alternative practices like AYUSH (Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Yoga & Homeopathy), throwing light on the cultural heritage of the Indian medicare system.[Source]