Hundreds of visitors from over 40 countries will attend the eighth edition, a jam-packed day of forums and workshops hosted by a diverse array of organisations. Attendees can learn about the burgeoning industry and get the lowdown on recent trends and future challenges. Most importantly, the conference provides an opportunity to mingle with an impressive group of representatives involved with health tourism from all over the world.
The "How to Business With?" Destination forums in partnership with the Croatian Chamber of Commerce will present business opportunities with the fast-growing markets of Russia and other CIS countries, China and the Middle East. The HTI Representative in Russia, the CSEBA - Chinese Southeast European Business Association and the Russian Medical Tourism Agencies Association contributed to the realization of the forum, as well as a curriculum for investments from the above mentioned countries in Krapinske Toplice, Mali Lošinj, Istria and other Croatian destinations.
Supported by investment fund Princeton Healthcare, the educational side of the conference will span various investment opportunities through the use of health tourism funds. Panelists will discuss marketing tools, workforce, education and certification, changes in health insurance, growing corporate and medical wellness.
This year's conference is sponsored by the President of the Republic of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović with the support of other partners: EHTTA, Medical Tourism Association, ILHA, Deloitte, Bagatin Clinic, Akromion Special Hospital for Orthopaedic Surgery, Energy Clinic, M + Agency, Mercedes and Time Out Croatia as media partners.