2012 edition

Under the patronage of His Excellency Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of Algeria, the inaugural Maghreb Health Summit connected 23 international healthcare solution providers with 350 sector buyers to network and discuss business during one-to-one meetings.

During the 2-day commercially focused programme, attendees examined the most effective solutions for sector expansion, discovered investments scheduled for the next 12-24 months and learnt the latest sector regulations necessary for operating in the Maghreb region.

See details of the solution providers and decision makers who participated by downloading 2012′s post event report. You can also see the media coverage the summit received in our media report.

Industry leaders who presented insights on the future regional development plan included:

  • Claude Huriet, President, Institut Curie
  • Professor Alexander Eggermont, Director General, Institut Gustave Roussy
  • Kamel Bouzid, Head of Medical Oncology Ward, Centre Pierre and Marie Curie
  • Abdelhamid Aberkane, Former Minister of Health, Algeria
  • Dr Abdul Rahman Jazieh, Chairman Oncologist, National Guard Health Affairs Saudi Arabia
  • HE Abdelhadi Tazi, former Ambassador for Morocco to Libya, Iran, Iraq and the UAE
  • Professor Hassan Errihani, National Institute of Oncology Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah Maroc
See footage from last year and find out how this invitation-only initiative facilitated business in the Maghreb:

What attendees said about this business platform:

Discussions during the summit were very interesting due to the very high level of speakers from around the world. This initiative needs to be repeated next year.
Former Minister of Health, Algeria

Our workshop session was excellent and we connected with a lot of decision makers and direct buyers of our solutions. I am coming back in 10 days to follow up on contacts initiated here.
Regional Account Manager, ArjoHuntleigh

“On behalf of the National Association of Pharmacists, I want to give my endorsement to this summit as it is the perfect platform to discuss health matters at a regional level.
President, National Association of Pharmacists Algeria