Health Technologies

Welcome to the International Healthcare Technologies webpage.

Healthcare is a steadily growing industry with an approximate value of $117.4 billion exported from the U.S. in 2011, which has risen almost 26% since 2007. With the recent rapid growth of emerging markets such as Brazil, Russia, India and China there exists a tremendous opportunity for U.S. companies to successfully expand into the international arena.

The Healthcare Team of the U.S. Commercial Service is dedicated to enhancing the global competitiveness of the U.S. health industry, expanding its market access, and increasing exports. It accomplishes this through a variety of resources and services for U.S. companies such as Webinars, Gold Key and Platinum Key Services. The team, comprised of trade specialists from throughout the U.S. and from U.S. Embassies around the world, provides:

Market Intelligence

In-Depth Market Data and Statistics

Trade Counseling

Creating Market Entry Strategies

Business Matchmaking

Identifying and Evaluating potential partners

Regulations and Customs Navigation

Documentation Assistance

In addition to our many services, the Healthcare Team specializes in using both Domestic and International Trade Shows as turnkey events to help foster new business relationships and expand the international presence of U.S. firms by attracting country experts and international buyers.


Detailed Event Information For Greater New York Dental Meeting 2012 Detailed Event Information For Greater New York Dental Meeting 2012
Greater New York Dental Meeting 2012 -- Dental Eq., Health Care Services
Location/Date: New York, NY, United States 11/23/2012 - 11/28/2012
Event Summary:
The Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM) is the largest Dental convention in the United States with an exhibit floor that is open 4 days allowing attendees to explore New York City and return to purchase products daily. As introduced in 2009, Greater New York Dental Meeting offers direct sales to international attendees with products delivered to their hotels before departure. Additionally, Greater New York Dental Meeting offers NO registration fee and highly discounted educational programs for USDOC delegations. Greater New York Dental Meeting has over 300 educational programs including “Live” dentistry, seminars, hands-on-workshops, essays and table clinics. “Live” dentistry will showcase 16 different dental procedures done in 3 hour sessions while over 300 attendees in each arena will watch as the patient is having treatment right in front of them. The “Live” Dentistry will be free of charge to any attendee. This convention/exposition/congress is widely considered one of the most important Dental meetings of the year, as over 600 exhibitors in over 1,400 booths are able to meet and greet potential and existing customers. Many exhibitors employ multilingual sales people at their booths to facilitate sales and exports. Exhibits cover all segments of the dental industry, including but not limited to anesthetics, antibiotics, bleaching products, computer imaging, cosmetic restoration, crowns and/or crown & bridge materials, dental lab equipment & supplies, denture cleaners, digital radiography, fluoride products, medical waste services, office equipment furniture/decor, oral irrigation devices, x-ray machines & equipment.

Contacts:
Aditi Palli, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-3334
Aditi.Palli@trade.gov